The Rhetoric Rises: Obama and Congress Push China on Currency

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President Obama has put China’s currency policies front and center. Obama and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao had their longest and most “intensive” discussion about the issue.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Aaron Boey


Levi Strauss Promotes Hanson, Boey and Calhoun

San Francisco-based company Levi Strauss consolidates global management of brands.

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Macy’s, Other Retailers Up Holiday Hiring

Macy’s said Thursday that it would add 65,000 seasonal workers.

clock September 23, 2010Vicki M. Young and Arnold J. Karr

Patrizio Di Marco and Frida Giannini.


Gucci Celebrates Riva Speedboat Collaboration

Guests queued up to snap pictures in front of the $750,000 Aquariva by Gucci speedboat in Milan.

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Beyoncé for Déreon tattoos.

Human Resources

Beyoncé in Deal With Temptu

Beyoncé teams up with airbrush makeup firm Temptu to create a limited edition collection of temporary tattoos under the Deréon label.

clock September 24, 2010Julie Naughton

The advertisement for Parlez-Moi d’Amour, featuring Taylor Momsen.


John Galliano Beckons Youth with Parlez-Moi d’Amour Scent

Galliano sets his sights on the 16- to-30-year-old customers.

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Julianna Margulies

Human Resources

Julianna Margulies Named Face of L’Oréal RevitaLift

Actress Julianna Margulies discusses her latest role for L’Oréal Paris.

clock September 24, 2010Andrea Nagel

Designer and Luxury

Ferré Buyer Said Lined Up

Gianfranco Ferre brand has a new owner after 19 months of government-backed bankruptcy protection.

clock September 24, 2010Luisa Zargani

Fashion Features

July 9, 1984: Basic Instinct

WWD takes a look at Michael Douglas, pre-Catherine Zeta-Jones.

clock September 24, 2010Venessa Lau

Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao and President Obama in New York on Thursday.

Government and Trade

U.S. Takes Tough Tone on China Currency

President Obama has put China’s currency policies front and center.

clock September 24, 2010Kristi Ellis and Liza Casabona

The cover of Madame Figaro guest-edited by Karl Lagerfeld.


Elle’s Open Floor Plan… Take That, Times… Karl’s Latest Issue…

Elle staffers will soon trade Broadway for Sixth Avenue, and word has it, there will only be two private offices in the new space.

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Larry Gagosian

Fashion Scoops

Prada’s Front Row Draws Larry Gagosian

At the show in Milan, art dealer Larry Gagosian said he would open his Paris branch next month with a group of paintings by Cy Twombly.

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Ballerinas at Teatro La Scala

Fashion Scoops

Diego Della Valle Makes a Pointe

Tod’s chief unveils a conceptual art video with La Scala ballet dancers reinterpreting the brand’s craftsmanship.

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Fashion Scoops

Report to the Dance Floor

If you feel like dancing, tonight’s the night. DJ Alex James, of Blur fame, is expected at Donatella Versace and Franca Sozzani’s party tonight.

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Fashion Scoops

Rei Kawakubo Collaborates With Rabanne… C’est Sheikh?…

Comme des Garçons is teaming up with Paco Rabanne to reintroduce an iconic handbag from 1969.

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Marc Jacobs RTW Spring 2011

Fashion Trends

Designers Evoke YSL’s Romantic Peasants

Here, a sampling of those off-the-shoulder beauties from Milan and New York.

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