The spring shows feature debuts at four major brands, prompting reflection on the pace of designer change.
The luxury chain has been battling the luxury malaise.
The city has not lost its sizzle, once again led by Prada and Gucci.
The departures come at a time when Kellwood’s parent, Sun Capital Partners, has been exploring an initial public offering for the contemporary brand.
Proenza Schouler’s designers talked about their decade in fashion and their talent for finding the right partners, both creative and financial.
In keeping with a “Gentlewoman” theme, the new women’s design team worked in an assortment of luxury materials, fabrics and patterns.