Kellwood Gets Active With Zobha Purchase

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Kellwood Co.’s acquisition spree continued Tuesday with its purchase of yoga and fitness apparel and accessories brand Zobha, its third transaction of the year.SEE LIST AT LEFT FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Louis Vuitton's Artsy bag in black python.

Business Features

LVMH Rides Luxury Boom

French luxury conglomerate reports double-digit organic revenue growth in all business groups.

clock July 26, 2011Joelle Diderich

An ad visual from Zobha.


Kellwood Acquires Yoga Brand Zobha

The Mill Valley, Calif.-based firm is the first activewear company to join Kellwood’s portfolio.

clock July 26, 2011Vicki M. Young

Alexander McQueen


Details of Lee Alexander McQueen Will Released

The designer was a family man — and an animal lover — to his core, his will reveals.

clock July 27, 2011Samantha Conti

Ralph Lauren

Designer and Luxury

Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. to Contest ISS Critique

Corporate watchdog questions Ralph Lauren’s bonus arrangements.

clock July 27, 2011Arnold J. Karr

Freida Pinto with James Franco in “Rise of the Planet of the Apes.”


Freida Pinto’s Rise: From ‘Slumdog’ to Goddess

The actress talks about prepping for the “Planet of the Apes” prequel and playing a deity in “Immortals.”

clock July 27, 2011Joelle Diderich

Wayne Rooney

Fashion Scoops

Manchester United’s Soccer Style… Nicole Miller’s African Project…

The Manchester United soccer team swept into Cipriani Wall Street for a dinner and fashion show sponsored by Hublot.

clock July 27, 2011WWD Staff

Marc by Marc Jacobs


Marc Jacobs Unveils New Denim Styles

The Marc by Marc Jacobs girl loves her denim and for fall, the designer is giving her nine new styles — in 12 washes — under his Standard Supply label.

clock July 27, 2011WWD Staff

Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet’s sequined nylon and polyethylene dress.

Fashion Trends

Holiday 2011 Trend: Glisten Up

Nothing says “party” quite like sequins and gleaming metallics.

clock July 27, 2011WWD Staff

Look from the Piazza Sempione collaboration with Tommaso Aquilano and Roberto Rimondi.

Designer and Luxury

Aquilano and Rimondi Fete Piazza Sempione With Collection

The design duo is wishing the brand a happy 20th birthday with a one-off capsule collection that will bow during Milan Fashion Week.

clock July 27, 2011Alessandra Ilari

A look from Pierre Balmain.


Balmain Adds Second Line

Sporting a more casual, downtown vibe than its big sister, Pierre Balmain is gunning for 700 doors in its first season.

clock July 27, 2011Miles Socha

Anna & Boy


Variety’s the Spice of Miami Swim Week

A recap of the news and trends from the latest swim shows.

clock July 27, 2011Rebecca Kleinman

Business Features

Ferragamo Family Increases Stake of Ownership

Following the transaction, Ferragamo Finanziaria holds a 58.24 percent stake in the Florence-based firm.

clock July 27, 2011Luisa Zargani

A style from KOI.


Dutch Jeans Label KOI Readies for Launch

The brand is aiming to combine authentic American denim styles with Japanese detailing.

clock July 27, 2011Jennifer Wiebking

The Stella McCartney campaign for fall featuring Natalia Vodianova.


Memo Pad: Stella McCartney Gets Social… Bottega Veneta on Film…

Stella McCartney is out to woo her customers with a ramped-up Web site, a new edition of her iPad app and a first look at the fall ad campaign.

clock July 27, 2011WWD Staff



Denim Industry Veterans Launch Mother Label

The line juxtaposes opposites in the same garment, such as soft and edgy, and is made from a proprietary fabric.

clock July 27, 2011Sharon Edelson


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Nick Kamen in Munich in 1987.


Industry Pays Tribute to Model Nick Kamen

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Social Studies

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