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Industry Execs Gather at WWD CEO Summit

Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.

clock 18hRosemary Feitelberg


Kering Luxury Sales Jump 11.3% in Q3

The market-beating performance helped propel Kering’s revenues up 10 percent in the third quarter to 3.18 billion euros, or $3.54 billion.

clock 22hJoelle Diderich


Gigi Hadid Sticks With Hilfiger for Spring

They are inviting consumers to vote for their favorite designs, which will be included in the collection.

clock 16hLisa Lockwood

Neutral Zone

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Designers are looking to a lighter palette for their latest frames, with beiges, creams and cosmetic shades leading the way.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Michael Nelson’s beaded sunglasses with Selima Optique.


In the Mix: Michael Nelson Eyes First Collaboration

The New York-based fair-trade designer has teamed with Selima Optique on a collection of handmade Italian sunglasses.

clock July 28, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Hearts on Fire's Beloved Soli ring.


Chow Tai Fook Plots Expansion for Hearts on Fire

The Chinese giant bought the Boston-based diamond specialist for $150 million last month.

clock July 28, 2014Kate Whitehead

A Bao Bao Issey Miyake tote.


In the Mix: Bao Bao Issey Miyake

Bao Bao Issey Miyake is among the many innovative brands to come out of one of Japan’s most well-known fashion houses.

clock July 28, 2014Kelly Wetherille

Bulgari’s gold and diamond bracelet.


In the Mix: Stats & Facts

Gold consumption in China rose 32 percent to a record 1,065.8 metric tons last year.

clock July 28, 2014WWD Staff

Pastiche earrings.


Neiman Marcus Links With Jewelry Designer Maria Canale

The designer is hosting “luxe” dinners at Neiman’s stores and breaking bread with top customers.

clock July 28, 2014David Moin

Oliver Goldsmith


Vision Quest: Eyewear Focuses on the Future

Sunglasses have joined the ranks of must-have accessories, and makers are capitalizing on demand by offering more styles, brands and features than ever.

clock July 28, 2014Lauren McCarthy and Alessandra Turra

Burberry’s metal, acetate and leather sunglasses in a chalky taupe, worn with Pamela Love’s onyx and 14-karat rose-gold plated earrings and Nonoo’s cotton shirt.


Eyewear Trend: Neutral Zone

This season’s sunglasses look fresh in muted shades of beige, taupe and blush.

clock July 28, 2014Roxanne Robinson

A "look-alike" bag styled like Prada.


The Changing Chinese Aesthetic

A new, subtler form of imitation products is emerging from the country’s factories.

clock July 28, 2014Casey Hall



Hong Kong: Indie City

The jewelry-obsessed island is spawning a slew of independent jewelers.

clock July 28, 2014Bambina Wise


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Sidney Toledano


Christian Dior’s Sidney Toledano: Balancing Creativity and Commercialism

clock 19hLisa Lockwood

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