Kate Middleton In Fashion’s Glare

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Designer and Luxury

Burberry Profits Rise 46.3 Percent in First Half

Selling space to increase 25 percent in second half.

clock November 16, 2010Samantha Conti

Kate Middleton and Prince William


Kate Middleton, Royal Fiancee

Now that she’s got the ring, how will she handle the pressure?

clock November 16, 2010Samantha Conti and Rosemary Feitelberg


Wal-Mart Comps Fall, Basics Shine

Retailer raises annual profit projection.

clock November 16, 2010Evan Clark

Business Features

Saks 3rd-Qtr. Income Grows More Than Five-Fold

Same-store sales increase 5.7% in quarter.

clock November 16, 2010Vicki M. Young

Billy Reid

Fashion Features

CFDA Brings Out the Stars

Monday night’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund gala had one of the most stellar turnouts in recent fashion memory.

clock November 16, 2010WWD Staff


Abercrombie Net Rises Despite Margin Pressure

Company expects gross margin erosion to continue into fourth quarter.

clock November 16, 2010Alexandra Steigrad

Views of “Balenciaga: Spanish Master” at the Queen Sofia Spanish Institute.

Designer and Luxury

‘Balenciaga: Spanish Master’ Opens in New York

The exhibit at the Queen Sofia Spanish Institute explores Spain’s influence on iconic designer.

clock November 16, 2010Marc Karimzadeh

Calvin Klein Spring 2011

Fashion Features

Calvin Klein Spring 2011

It’s all about effortless glamour at Calvin Klein, as Kevin Carrigan, the global creative director, returns to an easy, minimalistic approach.

clock November 16, 2010WWD Staff

Embracing Hope design, a possible setting for the Hope diamond by Harry Winston.


Hope Diamond Travels to Harry Winston

It was almost a mission impossible: taking the Hope diamond on a field trip nearly 230 miles north, from its bulletproof, three-inch-glass case.

clock November 17, 2010Venessa Lau


Unilever Sets Green Agenda

The Anglo-Dutch parent of brands including Dove, Sunsilk and Vaseline, is going a brighter shade of green.

clock November 17, 2010Samantha Conti


ENK Shuts Brighte Trade Show

“Our strengths are now in Vegas,” said spokesman Coleman McCartin.

clock November 17, 2010Holly Haber

Abercrombie & Fitch's earnings exceeded Wall Street forecasts.


Stocks Fall on Price, Debt Concerns

Earnings help retail stocks escape worst of pullback.

clock November 17, 2010WWD Staff

Black Up Gloss

Color Cosmetics

Black Up Making Online Return to U.S.

Black Up, the French ethnic makeup-artist brand, will be available in the U.S. starting Dec. 1 via a new Web site, blackupcosmetics.com.

clock November 17, 2010Jennifer Weil

Looks inspired by “Tron.”

Fashion Scoops

‘Tron’ Goes Cyber Chic… Yohji Yamamoto’s London Exhibition…

By now, Opening Ceremony has sealed its reputation as the go-to outfit for quirky, geek-chic collaborations.

clock November 17, 2010WWD Staff

Cover of Wired


Memo Pad: Conde Nast Fights Back… Gap’s Give-and-Take

“The gloves are off here at Condé [Nast],” said Wired publisher Howard Mittman, whose magazine will end the year in the number-one spot at the company.

clock November 17, 2010WWD Staff

Lauren Hutton

Fashion Features

April 19, 1974: American Beauty

In 1974, WWD interviewed Lauren Hutton, who celebrates her birthday today, after her first P.A. for Revlon’s Ultima II brand.

clock November 17, 2010Venessa Lau

An ad for Omega.


Omega to Open 30 Stores in U.S. Market

Omega is making a big commitment to the American market.

clock November 17, 2010Jean E. Palmieri


Kate Middleton Madness Begins

Prince William’s bride-to-be faces a rocky road — one pockmarked with paparazzi.

clock November 17, 2010Samantha Conti


Get to Know the CFDA Winners

Billy Reid, this year’s winner of the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund, isn’t your typical up-and-coming fashion talent.

clock November 17, 2010WWD Staff


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Paul Jowdy


Paul Jowdy to Depart WWD and Fairchild Live

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