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Lapo Elkann in the "Never Give Up" charity campaign

Fashion Scoops

Creativity and Charity: Lapo Elkann Supports the Fight Against Coronavirus

The Italian entrepreneur discussed with WWD his philanthropic initiatives and how he is ready to give his creative contribution to the relaunch of Italy after the crisis.

clock April 16, 2020Alessandra Turra

After Lockdown, Will Men Still Want to Buy Suits?

Mens Clothing Furnishings

After Lockdown, Will Men Still Want to Buy Suits?

The trend for fall was all about a more dressed-up, tailored look. But that was before the coronavirus had men WFH for weeks in sweatpants and T-shirts.

clock April 14, 2020Jean E. Palmieri

Prada spring 2020 advertising campaign

Business Features

Coronavirus Crisis Hits Fall 2020 Advertising Campaign Productions

With most photo shoots canceled or postponed, industry experts discuss the future of brands’ visual communication.

clock April 13, 2020Alessandra Turra and Fabiana Repaci

Alexander McQueen fall 2019

Fashion Features

Europe’s Brands Tease the Mind and Senses With New Digital Projects

WWD rounds up the best social media initiatives this week from the likes of McQueen, Jimmy Choo, Loewe, Manolo Blahnik and more.

clock April 9, 2020Bryan Tan


Fashion Scoops

M Missoni Launches Digital Design Competition With AwayToMars

Global designers participating to the project will have the chance to see their creations manufactured and sold by M Missoni.

clock April 9, 2020Alessandra Turra

Florence's I Fraticini hospital

Fashion Scoops

Salvatore Ferragamo Finances Renovation of Florence’s Dismissed Hospital

The luxury company teamed with the Italian Red Cross to give extra support to the fight against the pandemic.

clock April 8, 2020Alessandra Turra

The cover of Vogue Italia April issue


Vogue Italia Reacts to Coronavirus Crisis With Special Edition

For the first time in the history of the glossy magazine, the April edition of Vogue Italia features a totally white cover.

clock April 8, 2020Alessandra Turra

Pietro Negra

Designer and Luxury

Pinko Focuses on Far East for Future Growth

According to president and ceo Pietro Negra, Pinko is getting positive signs of resumption from the Chinese market.

clock April 6, 2020Alessandra Turra

Sergio Rossi


Family, Industry Pay Tribute to Sergio Rossi

The footwear designer died at 84 on Thursday, struck by the coronavirus.

clock April 3, 2020Luisa Zargani

Designer and Luxury

European Independent Designers: How They Cope With the Coronavirus Crisis

Creativity, optimism and a conscious, responsible attitude emerged as their driving forces.

clock April 3, 2020WWD Staff

Kendall Jenner and models on the catwalkVersace show, Runway, Fall Winter 2020, Milan Fashion Week, Italy - 21 Feb 2020

Designer and Luxury

Tipping Point: Will the Flood of Collections Yield to Slower Fashion?

Designers and executives are recommending fewer, smaller and more season-less collections — and fewer markdowns.

clock April 2, 2020Miles Socha

The Coronavirus crisis is expected to make consumers more conscious of environmental and social issues.

Business Features

Sustainability: A Lever for Post-Coronavirus Relaunch

According to experts, in the post-emergency scenario, fashion and luxury brands will deal with more conscious and attentive consumers.

clock April 1, 2020Alessandra Turra

Red Valentino letter stamp designed by artist Ollie St Clair Terry

Fashion Features

Merch Yields to Games, Learning and Togetherness on Social Media

Instead of pushing sales, fashion brands are using digital platforms to keep consumers busy and creative during self-isolation.

clock April 1, 2020Alessandra Turra and Sandra Salibian and Martino Carrera and Miles Socha

Backstage at Antonio Marras RTW Fall 2020

Designer and Luxury

Antonio Marras — Living a Suspended Life

During his quarantine on the Sardinian island, the designer seeks shelter from dark thoughts in a multidisciplinary form of escapism.

clock March 27, 2020Alessandra Turra

The 2020 Summer Olympics Are Officially Postponed Due to Coronavirus

Business Features

With 2020 Olympics Postponed, Brands and Sponsors Respond

Aside from attracting a global audience — 3.6 million tuned in for the 2016 Summer Games in Rio — the Olympics are known to boost participation in sports and athleticwear sales.

clock March 24, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

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Backstage at Burberry RTW Fall 2020


With Int'l Travel on Hold and Recovery Uneven, Burberry Targets Locals

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