Web Ground Zero in Ongoing War on Counterfeits

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The fashion world is going after bigger fish when it comes to counterfeits — and it’s all because of the Internet. ? ? ? ? SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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The Tommy Hilfiger pop-up store in Paris

Fashion Scoops

Tommy Hilfiger’s Roving Pop-Up Shop

The store is to travel from Paris to other cities including Milan and New York.

clock April 24, 2011WWD Staff

Karl Lagerfeld with Rachel Bilson in Chanel


Karl Lagerfeld and Rachel Bilson’s Ice Cream Social

The director debuted a triptych of commercials he shot for Magnum ice cream starring the actress.

clock April 22, 2011Alessandra Codinha

Molly Jong-Fast


The Killer Next Door

Molly Jong-Fast’s latest novel, “The Social Climber’s Handbook,” is an “‘American Psycho’ for the Bergdorf’s set.”

clock April 25, 2011Alessandra Codinha

Lara Stone


Q&A: Lara Stone, Face of Calvin Klein

WWD caught up with the model in London to chat about the new Steven Meisel-directed ck one campaign.

clock April 25, 2011Nina Jones

Megan Fox at the Jaguar event.

Fashion Scoops

Fashion Set Flocks to NY Auto Show… Royal Wedding Guest List…

The fashion set flocked to a party for Jaguar at the 2011 New York International Auto Show last week.

clock April 25, 2011WWD Staff

A poster for “The Pajama Game” motion picture from 1957.


PJs: A Showbiz Game Changer

Veteran designer Roslyn Harte’s first break in designing women’s pajamas led her to Broadway in 1954 and “The Pajama Game.”

clock April 25, 2011Karyn Monget

Hyosung is focusing on shaping benefits in both intimates and swimwear.


Hyosung Unveils Product Innovations

The Seoul-based fiber company is focusing on shaping benefits in both intimates and swimwear.

clock April 25, 2011Lara Farrar

A Lilah Gabriel necklace.


Lilah Gabriel: Texas Two-Step

Design duo Jessica and Jason McMahon have been named finalists for state’s Next Top Designer contest.

clock April 25, 2011Rachel Strugatz

Sprout watch bands made from salmon and carp skins.


Sprout Watches Goes Fishin’

In its fall collection, new eco-conscious brand uses fish skin as an alternative to leather.

clock April 25, 2011Rachel Strugatz

Scott Gelin


Web Ground Zero in Ongoing War on Counterfeits

Prosecuting third parties, such as Internet service providers and pirates’ business associates, is a growing trend.

clock April 25, 2011Alexandra Steigrad

Heather McDonald


Heather McDonald: Enter the Blonde Lady

The intellectual property and anticounterfeiting attorney has led 600-plus raids in New York City.

clock April 25, 2011Alexandra Steigrad


Jim Boscov Promoted at Boscov’s Department Store

The Reading, Pa.-based chain has named a member of its founding family as vice chairman.

clock April 25, 2011David Moin

Macy’s will begin using the hangers made from recycled plastics in the fall.


Macy’s to Go Green With Eco-Friendly Hangers

The department store is rolling out several new go-green initiatives this year.

clock April 25, 2011David Moin

Model-cum-actress Margaux Hemingway in a sweetly ruffled lace dress worn at her June 1975 marriage to Errol Wetson.

Fashion Features

The Bridal Path: Hitches in Time

From candy-cane stripes to Bohemian chic, WWD looks back at nuptial wear for the fashion set.

clock April 25, 2011WWD Staff

Vera Wang

Fashion Features

Vera Wang’s Rules for Saying ‘I Do’

There’s no question this wedding gown designer knows what works fashionwise for that trek down the aisle.

clock April 25, 2011Rosemary Feitelberg

Lissé’s shapewear leggings.


Lissé Leggings Shape Up at Retail

Beth Gold-Cohen is finding her entrepreneurial niche with a category she’s marketing as “shapewear leggings.”

clock April 25, 2011Karyn Monget


Claire’s Moves to Black in 2010

Improvements in net and same-store sales allowed the accessories and jewelry retailer to increase fourth-quarter profits and post a profit for the full year.

clock April 25, 2011Arnold J. Karr

The Fern bag.


Laura Vela’s Argentine Inspiration

The handbag designer was the youngest to show at New York Fashion Week in February.

clock April 25, 2011Roberta Correia


Tony Duquette Sues J. Crew Over Cardigan Print

Design firm alleges the retailer promoted and sold its women’s “Duquette Leopard Print Sweater” without permission.

clock April 25, 2011Alexandra Steigrad


Retail Stocks Gain for Week

S&P Retail Index finished up 1.2% after hitting 52-week high.

clock April 25, 2011Arnold J. Karr

Bloomberg Businessweek


Bloomberg Businessweek’s Design Darling

While the magazine’s covers have been setting a high bar for other weeklies, the magazine’s creative director, Richard Turley, is basically unknown.

clock April 25, 2011Zeke Turner


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