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Fashion Crowd Raises Record Amount at amfAR Gala

Heather Graham, Adriana Lima, Dita Von Teese and Lottie Moss were among the evening's guests at the 2016 amfAR gala at Milan Fashion Week.

clock 16hJoelle Diderich

Fashion

Inside Bottega Veneta's 50th Anniversary Show

Tomas Maier eschewed trends in favor of a design ethos of “private luxury” for a collection that was effortlessly sophisticated.

clock September 24, 2016Bridget Foley

Fashion

Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

Designer and Michael Burke reflect on progress, next steps in creative retooling of luxury megabrand.

clock September 23, 2016Miles Socha

Jos. A. Bank Mulling Bid for Lucky Brand

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Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. has emerged as a surprise bidder in the auction for Fifth & Pacific Cos. Inc.’s Lucky Brand division, which is also being pursued by a financial player, according to sources.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Digital

Dress Your Guests Site Launches

The new Web site aims to put to rest any dress code dilemmas.

clock June 3, 2013Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

Viktor & Rolf to Skip Men’s Runway

Dutch design duo is focusing on return to couture and will present men’s wear by appointment in Paris.

clock May 31, 2013Miles Socha

Fashion Features

New Designer to Watch: Litke

The Mennonites meet “Barbarella” — you read correctly — in Catherine Litke’s new collection, Litke, launching for fall.

clock June 3, 2013Jessica Iredale

Fashion Features

New Designer to Watch: Banjanan

Before relocating to Jaipur, India, Caroline Weller spent the bulk of her design career working corporate gigs in New York.

clock June 3, 2013Jessica Iredale

Executive Changes

Youcef Nabi Resigns as Head of Lancôme International

L’Oréal declined to elaborate on the circumstances behind the executive’s departure.

clock June 3, 2013Jennifer Weil

Fashion Scoops

F.I.T. Readies for Annual Gala

The Fashion Institute of Technology and the FIT Foundation will be pulling out all the stops June 10.

clock June 3, 2013Rosemary Feitelberg

Parties

On the Red Carpet at the CFDA Awards

Nominees, presenters and a long line of celebrity dates walked the carpet at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall on Monday night.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion

American Honors at the 2013 CFDA Awards

Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez for Proenza Schouler, Thom Browne and Phillip Lim for 3.1 Phillip Lim were among the night’s winners.

clock June 3, 2013Marc Karimzadeh and Jessica Iredale and Matthew Lynch

Fashion Show Reviews

Band of Outsiders Resort 2014

With new backing in place and a New York store in the works, it seemed the perfect time for Scott Sternberg to recall and reinvigorate favorite shapes.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Fendi to Open in Brazil

The Roman fashion house is to open a flagship on Wednesday in São Paulo’s Cidade Jardim.

clock June 3, 2013Miles Socha

Parties

Fashion Centered Holds LGBT Benefit

The event drew a designer-heavy crowd, which included Isaac Mizrahi, Catherine Malandrino, Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez and Stefano Pilati.

clock June 3, 2013Lauren McCarthy

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Mark Mendelson Gives Keynote at LIM College Graduation

He also received the college’s Distinguished Achievement Award and an honorary Doctor of Commercial Science degree at the ceremony.

clock June 3, 2013Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Show Reviews

Marc Jacobs Resort 2014

More so than in recent pre-collections, resort reflected the previous fall and spring offerings.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Michael Kors Resort 2014

A sojourn to Palm Springs, Calif., provided the designer with several cues for resort, starting with the climate.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Donna Karan Resort 2014

Some great pieces here had all the elements Karan is known for, like draped dresses as well as bias-cut jackets over skirts cut with asymmetrical hems.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

BCBG Max Azria Resort 2014

Chief creative officer Lubov Azria set out to capture the flavor of musical festivals for resort.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Obituaries

Sylvan Tobin Dead at 83

A second-generation co-owner of boys’ apparel manufacturer Fishman & Tobin, he died Wednesday at his home in Haverford, Pa.

clock June 3, 2013William Cotto

Fashion Show Reviews

Marc by Marc Jacobs Resort 2014

The collection took a practical turn for resort with a lineup of great buy now-wear now pieces.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Parties

The Polo Set Does Jersey for Veuve Clicquot Polo Classic

Matthew McConaughey and Camila Alves, Ashley Olsen, Dree Hemingway and Rosario Dawson turned out for the sixth annual event.

clock June 3, 2013Erik Maza

Fashion Show Reviews

Carolina Herrera Resort 2014

The designer executed elegant looks with a sense of whimsy and color reminiscent of a spring bouquet.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Government and Trade

Panel Estimates Cost of Revamping Bangladesh Apparel Sector

The government urgently needs to invest over $380 million to improve safety and working conditions within the industry.

clock June 3, 2013Mayu Saini

Fashion Show Reviews

Theyskens’ Theory Resort 2014

Olivier Theyskens created a lineup of mostly black and white pieces, precisely tailored with a dash of street.

clock June 3, 2013WWD Staff

Financial

Promotions, Investments Hit Belk Net

Net income for the first quarter reached $28.2 million, compared to $40.3 million in the year-ago period, while net sales increased 5.1 percent.

clock June 3, 2013David Moin

Real Estate

Gap Inc. Updates International Plans

Gap brand to enter Paraguay and Hungary, while Banana Republic will open in Mexico.

clock June 3, 2013Vicki M. Young

Fashion

Men’s Editor Marcus von Ackermann Dead at 52

The fashion director at a range of European magazines, from French Vogue to Wallpaper, died on May 28 in Surrey, England, after a short illness.

clock June 3, 2013Miles Socha and Julia Neel

Denim

Jos. A. Bank Emerges as Bidder for Lucky Brand

The Fifth & Pacific division is also being pursued by a financial player, according to sources.

clock June 4, 2013Evan Clark and Jean E. Palmieri

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

Lyst.com Launches Multiretailer Integrated Checkout

Users can now buy directly from the online fashion marketplace without having to leave the aggregator’s site.

clock June 4, 2013Vicki M. Young

Government and Trade

Sen. Frank Lautenberg Dead at 89

The Democratic senator from New Jersey championed several legislative causes with implications for the fashion industry throughout his political career.

clock June 3, 2013Kristi Ellis

Memo Pad

Superga Launching Online Style Diary

Creative directors Ashley and Mary-Kate Olsen have teamed up with The Sartorialist and Garance Doré for the photo and video campaign.

clock June 4, 2013Alexandra Steigrad

Memo Pad

ABC Studios in Licensing Deal for ‘Revenge’ Apparel, Accessories

Costume designer Jill Ohanneson’s dress collection will draw inspiration from the body-hugging styles she selects for the show’s leading actresses.

clock June 4, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Gucci Said to Be Developing Makeup Line

This would be the fashion label’s first foray into maquillage, although it already has several blockbuster fragrances under the P&G umbrella.

clock June 4, 2013Cynthia Martens

Fashion Scoops

Moschino to Show Men’s Collection in Shanghai

A large-scale catwalk presentation will also feature the new women’s resort lineup and an archival medley.

clock June 4, 2013Cynthia Martens

Fashion Scoops

Anne Chapelle Splitting Ann Demeulemeester and Haider Ackermann Businesses

The Belgian entrepreneur behind the labels has split them into two independent companies.

clock June 4, 2013Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

Louis Vuitton Creates Bespoke Trophy Case for 24 Hours of Le Mans

Organizers of the endurance race commissioned the case to mark its 90th anniversary.

clock June 4, 2013Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

Luxe Park Avenue Garage Sale Coming to NYC

The luxury pop-up will feature one-of-a-kind discounted luxury home and fashion merchandise at the former Felissimo space June 11 to 14.

clock June 4, 2013Lisa Lockwood

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The Markets

Ralph Lauren Corp. to Fold Denim & Supply Into Polo Brand

clock September 22, 2016Vicki M. Young

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