Prized for his colorful, globe-trotting style, the designer is to show his first collection for the French brand next January.
Madewell continues to show gains while comp sales at the J. Crew brand remained challenged.
The French retail group operates the Sandro, Maje and Claudie Perlot chains.
The companies have created “The Slim Suit,” a hybrid design that combines the elements of a cover-up and swimsuit together.
With an ever more discriminating pool of advertisers and readers, the time for a polite rivalry has seemingly come to an end.
According to sources, the judge has blocked off three weeks for the trial, which will not be presented before a jury.