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Amar'e Stoudemire and Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo


The Whitney Breaks Ground and Champagne Glasses in the Meatpacking

The uptown institution feted its soon-to-be new digs with a downtown crowd on Tuesday night.

clock May 25, 2011Alessandra Codinha

Burberry will have doubled its retail square footage in London by 2012.


Burberry Posts Record Profit

Outerwear accounts for more than half of apparel sales at retail.

clock May 26, 2011Samantha Conti


Tiffany Income Climbs 26%

Surprisingly strong sales in Japan and the Asia-Pacific region gave the New York-based jeweler the confidence to raise full-year guidance.

clock May 26, 2011Alexandra Steigrad

Mario Testino, Donatella Versace, Leelee Sobieski and Cindy Sherman


Donatella Versace Joins the Welcome Wagon at The Lion

Cindy Sherman, Greta Gerwig, Joseph Altuzarra, Adam Kimmel and Leelee Sobieski dined with the designer on Wednesday night.

clock May 26, 2011Matthew Lynch

The “Culture Chanel” exhibition, shown here in Shanghai, is heading to Beijing in November.

Fashion Features

Fashion’s Exhibitionist Streak

A slew of fashion exhibitions are on tap worldwide as museums seek to attract younger clientele and firms see them as ways to build brand awareness.

clock May 27, 2011Miles Socha and Miriam Elder

Marketing and Promotion

WWD Beauty Forum: Bond No. 9 Founder Talks N.Y. Inspiration

Laurice Rahme has catapulted the brand to become the number-one seller at Saks Fifth Avenue.

clock May 27, 2011Belisa Silva

Angela Guy


WWD Beauty Forum: SoftSheen Exec Shares Shifting Demographics

By 2042, half of all Americans will be women we now call minorities.

clock May 27, 2011Andrea Nagel

Mary J. Blige and Halle Berry

Beauty Features

Stars and Slipups Mark FiFi’s

The Fragrance Foundation’s 39th Annual Awards saw a slew of celebrities — and more than one technical error.

clock May 27, 2011Julie Naughton and Pete Born


2011 FiFi Award Winners

The night’s big winners.

clock May 27, 2011WWD Staff

Pamela Baxter and Jean Marc Plisson

Beauty Features

CEW Changing With the Times

Cosmetics Executive Women added new measures to its 17th annual Beauty Awards including a partnership with Foursquare.

clock May 27, 2011Julie Naughton and Pete Born


The 2011 CEW Beauty Award Winners

This year’s CEW Beauty Award winners.

clock May 27, 2011WWD Staff

Writer McKay Jenkins


McKay Jenkins Offers a Chemistry Lesson

Author makes the case that we’re marinating in chemicals in his new book “What’s Gotten Into Us? Staying Healthy in a Toxic World.”

clock May 27, 2011Lorna Koski

Proenza Schouler by Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin.


Shooting the CFDA Journal… Missoni’s Target Romp…

Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin got the nod from Trey Laird to shoot this year’s CFDA journal.

clock May 27, 2011WWD Staff

Sumit Bhasin and Marc Rosen

Human Resources

P&G Director of Innovation Feted at Pratt, Luxe Pack Dinner

Sumit Bhasin, global director of innovation in the P&G Prestige division, was honored at the Art of Packaging Awards.

clock May 27, 2011Pete Born

An advertising image for Lancôme’s Visionnaire.

Marketing and Promotion

Lancôme Looks to Future With Visionnaire

Beauty company will launch worldwide in September an all-in-one serum, called Visionnaire, which gives its users “beautiful skin.”

clock May 27, 2011Jennifer Weil

Select items from Physicians Formula Skin Care, due out this August.

Skin Care

Skin Care: Physicians’ Formula’s New Rx

Cosmetics company is introducing a skin care regimen that will launch at Wal-Mart this August.

clock May 27, 2011Molly Prior

Lady Gaga and her mobile printer for Polaroid.

Human Resources

Lady Gaga Lends a Hand to Polaroid

The GL10 Instant Mobile Printer is the first in a string of products being developed by Polaroid with the megastar.

clock May 27, 2011David Moin

Guests at the Chanel event in Istanbul.

Designer and Luxury

Chanel on the Bosphorus

The fashion house showed its Byzantine-inspired pre-fall collection at the Ciragan Palace in Istanbul.

clock May 27, 2011Yesim Erdem

Gilles Mendel with Taylor Swift in one of his designs at
the Costume Institute gala.

Fashion Scoops

J.Mendel Takes Home Design Prize… Azzedine Alaïa to Show in Paris…

J.Mendel will be this year’s fashion design award winner at the National Design Awards of The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum in New York.

clock May 27, 2011WWD Staff

Some of the new products.

Marketing and Promotion

Fusion Straddles Fantasy and Reality With Jabot

Firm hopes to turn a fictional cosmetics company from “The Young and the Restless” into a real-life business.

clock May 27, 2011Pete Born and Faye Brookman

BCBG Max Azria RTW Fall 2011

Designer and Luxury

BCBG Vendors Go Unpaid in Effort to Refinance

The fashion firm is hoping to complete a refinancing of debt by June 16.

clock May 27, 2011Vicki M. Young

A Sector watch.


Circa Gets $13M Investment From Winona Capital Management

Plans include opening four to six new offices over the next four to six years — both domestically and internationally.

clock May 27, 2011Rachel Strugatz

Inside Diane Von Furstenberg's SoHo store.

Designer and Luxury

Diane von Furstenberg Means Business in SoHo

The designer opens her second New York boutique, a new retail concept developed with creative director Yvan Mispelaere.

clock May 27, 2011Marc Karimzadeh


Syms Exploring Its Options

The off-price retailer known for its fondness for educated consumers doesn’t rule out the possibility of a sale of the firm.

clock May 27, 2011Vicki M. Young

Government and Trade

Senate Committee Passes Tougher Anti-Piracy Bill

The measure, which will advance to the Senate for a vote, makes it easier to go after “rogue” Web sites.

clock May 27, 2011Kristi Ellis


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Justin Bieber in the Balenciaga campaign.


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clock July 23, 2021Joelle Diderich

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