David Lipke

Diane von Furstenberg and Barry Diller

Fashion Scoops

Diane von Furstenberg Honored at Worldwide Orphans Gala

Barry Diller heaped praise on his wife for her generosity at the fund-raising gala on Monday evening at Cipriani Wall Street in Manhattan.

clock November 20, 2013David Lipke

Retail

Google’s Eric Schmidt Invests in Retail Tech

The retail software company, called Index, aims to bring the personalization and data measurement of e-commerce to the brick-and-mortar world.

clock November 18, 2013David Lipke

Denim

Earnest Sewn Changes Hands

Anthony Frym, a denim veteran who owns a China-based jeans production facility, has acquired the brand.

clock November 15, 2013David Lipke

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in a look from U.S. Army.

Fashion Scoops

Authentic Apparel Group Taps Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson

The actor has signed on to represent a new collection of officially licensed U.S. Army wear.

clock November 14, 2013David Lipke

Dwyane Wade in his own tie design.

Textiles

Dwyane Wade to Introduce Neckwear, Socks Lines

The Miami Heat guard is stepping up his off-court fashion initiatives.

clock November 14, 2013David Lipke

Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel

Media

GQ Toasts Justin Timberlake

The men’s glossy saw fit to host a special dinner for the pop star at New York’s Carbone as he couldn’t make the splashier “Men of the Year” celebration in L.A.

clock November 13, 2013David Lipke

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Other

Fashion’s DJs: They’ve Got The Beat

Spinning records—or playing digital downloads off a laptop—at fashion parties isn’t only trendy, it’s become highly lucrative.

clock November 11, 2013David Lipke

Inside the Michael Bastian shop.

Fashion Scoops

Michael Bastian Opens Pop-up Shop

Michael Bastian has opened his first retail concept in collaboration with the BOFFO Building Fashion arts group that will be open every day through Nov. 21.

clock November 8, 2013David Lipke

Paul Smith's book, "Hello, My Name is Paul Smith: Fashion and Other Stories," on display.

Designer and Luxury

Paul Smith’s Quirky Path to Prominence

A new book and museum exhibit traces the designer’s understated vision for his $650 million business.

clock November 7, 2013David Lipke

Jermaine Jackson, Jackie Jackson, Berry Gordy, Tito Jackson and Marlon Jackson.

Other

Ebony Hosts ‘Power 100’ Gala

The dinner, held at Lincoln Center, celebrated black frontrunners from across the worlds of entertainment, sports, business and philanthropy.

clock November 5, 2013David Lipke

Financial

Morgan Stanley Predicts Anemic Holiday Season

Softlines sales are expected to ring up a meager 1.6 percent same-store sales gain in the fourth quarter, the worst performance since 2008.

clock October 31, 2013David Lipke and Arnold J. Karr

Scotch & Soda's Los Angeles store on Abbot Kinney.

Ready To Wear

Scotch & Soda Invests in Retail Expansion

The Dutch brand has opened six stores this year, with another two to open next month, in Denver’s Cherry Creek mall and Portland, Ore.’s Pioneer Place mall.

clock October 30, 2013David Lipke

Michael Kors

Designer and Luxury

WWD CEO Summit: Michael Kors Reflects on Building the Kors Brand

The designer addressed the dinner crowd at the WWD Apparel and Retail CEO Summit on Monday evening.

clock October 30, 2013David Lipke

A look from AYR.

Retail

Bonobos to Launch Women’s AYR Line

The contemporary label will have its foundation in denim and pared-down sportswear designs like cotton shirts, silk tops and cashmere sweaters.

clock October 29, 2013David Lipke

Models in vintage Moschino looks from the past 30 years.

Parties

Ikram Celebrates Moschino in Chicago

Ikram Goldman, founder of the boutique, and her husband, Josh Goldman, hosted a dinner party Thursday for 70 guests in honor of the brand’s 30th anniversary.

clock October 29, 2013David Lipke

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