The Interviews

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Miuccia Prada, Tom Ford and Riccardo Tisci shed a little light on the season.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Ricardo Tisci

Designer and Luxury

The Interviews: Riccardo Tisci, The Transformer

With his latest collection for Givenchy, the designer summoned what fashion professionals instantly recognize as a fashion moment.

clock April 12, 2013Miles Socha

Tom Ford

Designer and Luxury

The Interviews: Tom Ford, The Suave Showman, Returns

Admit it: You missed him.

clock April 15, 2013Bridget Foley

Miuccia Prada bows at the end of the Miu Miu RTW Fall 2013 show.

Designer and Luxury

The Interviews: The Mystique of Miuccia Prada

Fashion’s woman of mystery sheds a little light.

clock April 15, 2013Bridget Foley

Financial

Global Economy: Numbers Game

There are signs of financial health sprouting up like the first crocuses of spring.

clock April 15, 2013WWD Staff

John Galliano and Oscar de la Renta

Designer and Luxury

The Oscar de la Renta and John Galliano Debate

Oscar de la Renta’s decision to invite John Galliano for a three-week residency at his studio came with all the ingredients of a real fashion moment.

clock April 15, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

Temple Court

Designer and Luxury

Proenza Schouler’s Gilded Ghost

In Temple Court Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez found a venue that met their message.

clock April 15, 2013Matthew Lynch

Prada RTW Fall 2013

Fashion Features

May The Forties Be With You: Fall 2013

The Forties era found itself center-stage in the fall collections. Here’s a look.

clock April 15, 2013Jessica Iredale

Karl Lagerfeld

Designer and Luxury

Karl Lagerfeld GPS

During the recent round of international shows, the German-born designer generated headlines galore.

clock April 15, 2013Miles Socha

The scene at the Etro show.

Fashion Features

Pillow Talk at Etro

To take, or not to take—that was the question at the Etro show.

clock April 15, 2013Alessandra Turra

Beppe Modenese

Other

Beppe Modenese: Go Big Red

A fashion show in Milan would be incomplete without him—and his scarlet ankles.

clock April 15, 2013Luisa Zargani

Mulberry RTW Fall 2013

Fashion Features

Animals on the Runway

Putting animals on a fashion runway has its risks. Moncler Gamme Rouge and Mulberry took a chance.

clock April 15, 2013Samantha Conti and Miles Socha

Beauty at Celine RTW Fall 2013

Color Cosmetics

Plain Jane and the Wild Child: Fall 2013 Beauty

Beauty was an all-or-nothing proposition this season.

clock April 15, 2013WWD Staff

Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough

Fashion Features

Design Duos: One + One

Here, a dissection of a few of fashion’s famous duos.

clock April 15, 2013Jessica Iredale

The European model of leased departments is changing the retail scene in America.

Retail

Retail’s Concession Stand: To Lease or Not to Lease

The European model of leased departments is changing the retail scene in America.

clock April 15, 2013David Moin and Samantha Conti and Melissa Drier and Luisa Zargani and Lara Farrar

Tilda Lindstam

Fashion Features

Tilda Lindstam: Most Popular Girl

Thirty days, four cities, one snowstorm—and 76 shows. WWD caught up with the model, who stomped more runways than any other model this season.

clock April 15, 2013Lauren McCarthy

Sidney Toledano, president and ceo of Christian Dior Couture, attended the Maxime Simoëns show.

Financial

The Next Wave: Big Money, Young Talent

Fashion’s young guns are starting to look like a bankable generation.

clock April 15, 2013Miles Socha and Samantha Conti

Grace Jones

Fashion Scoops

They Got the Beat: Music From the Fall 2013 Runways

Musical notes, whether live or deejayed, crossed the genre.

clock April 15, 2013Tara Bonet-Black

Trying to get a front-row-only goodie bag.

Fashion Features

Five Fingers, Front Row

So who are those dastardly types who dare to nick their neighbors’ loot, the fashion show guests who could put Fagin and the Artful Dodger to shame.

clock April 15, 2013Samantha Conti

Cher

Fashion Scoops

Cher Comes to Paris

Cher appeared at Gareth Pugh and Balmain this season.

clock April 15, 2013Miles Socha

Christopher Kane

Fashion Features

In the Limelight: Christopher Kane

The designer is garnering critical and commercial praise and attention from major fashion names.

clock April 15, 2013Samantha Conti

Givenchy RTW Fall 2013

Retail

Retailers State Their Case for Fall 2013

WWD asks retailers which single collection is their favorite of the season and why. Top fashion merchants from around the world weigh in.

clock April 15, 2013Sharon Edelson

Fausto Puglisi

Fashion Features

In the Limelight: Fausto Puglisi

The designer is garnering critical and commercial praise and attention from major fashion names.

clock April 15, 2013Alessandra Turra

Chitose Abe

Fashion Features

In the Limelight: Sacai

The designer is garnering critical and commercial praise and attention from major fashion names.

clock April 15, 2013

Marc Jacobs RTW Fall 2013

Designer and Luxury

Bright Moments: Fall 2013 Trends

Fall 2013 was a diverse season with expressions of high polish, comfort chic and a new serenity among its particular points of brilliance.

clock April 15, 2013Antonia Sardone

Paul Smith

Fashion Features

London: It’s for Real

Respect is growing for the creative hub that has often been considered an also-ran on the world fashion stage.

clock April 15, 2013Jessica Iredale

Felipe Oliveira Baptista's holographic-like fabric resembled a car's metallic shine.

Textiles

Surface Tension: Fall Fabrics Get Textural

Fabrics are all about texture for fall.

clock April 15, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

"This picture from the Bottega Veneta fashion show is my favorite because I managed to capture the clothes' extraordinary quality, which was perceivable even looking into the camera's viewfinder." - Davide Maestri

Fashion Features

Just One Shot: Fall 2013 Collections

WWD photographers pick their favorite snap of the season.

clock April 15, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Can’t Forget Fall 2013

My list of memorables suggests a fabulous season, even if 15-hour-day in/15-hour-day out, taking time to stop and smell the splendors wasn’t a priority.

clock April 15, 2013Bridget Foley

Backstage at Lanvin RTW Fall 2013

Accessory Trends

Accessories to Love: Fall 2013

Wearable signage, mega spikes and out-of-this-world boots, for starters. What’s not to fall for?

clock April 15, 2013Roxanne Robinson

Louise J. Esterhazy

Fashion Features

The Countess Says: Let’s Get Intimate

Is it the ego of the designers to have these big shows? Is it to increase sales? Please the customers? Or is it just plain ordinary fashion-show business?

clock April 15, 2013WWD Staff

Anya Hindmarch

Designer and Luxury

Toy Story: London Designers Get Playful

Nostalgia, fantasy and references to kids’ stuff showed up in the collections, wringing smiles from weary, cold and ever-cynical fashion folk.

clock April 15, 2013Julia Neel

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Business

Meet the Sustainability Calculator That Tallies Benefits of Resale

clock 18hSharon Edelson

Social Studies