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Proenza Schouler's fall 2013 campaign features Sasha Pivovarova.


Proenza Schouler Unveils Fall Campaign

Designers Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez wanted to “explore the idea of air, using atmosphere and light to capture a mood.”

clock July 23, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

Tennessee Thomas and Orla Kiely


Orla Kiely Toasts Latest Target Line in New York

The Irish-born, London-based designer had a grip of It girls at her SoHo boutique on Tuesday.

clock July 24, 2013Chloe Sorvino

Under Armour's Spine shoe

Business Features

Under Armour Q2 Profit Up, Raises Outlook

Gains in footwear and apparel sales were instrumental to second-quarter income, which more than doubled.

clock July 25, 2013Evan Clark and Alexandra Steigrad

Aubrey Plaza in Calvin Klein Collection.

Fashion Scoops

‘The To Do List’ Premieres in L.A.

Aubrey Plaza and Rachel Bilson play sisters in the comedy.

clock July 25, 2013Ariel Sayre

LVMH cited "exceptional" profitability at the Louis Vuitton brand.

Business Features

Global Challenges Weigh on LVMH, Kering

The slowdown in China as well as persistent economic volatility in Europe continued to penalize the world’s top brands in the second quarter.

clock July 25, 2013Samantha Conti and Joelle Diderich


Five Indicted for Largest Known Data Breach Conspiracy

The federal indictment was made public today in New Jersey; major retailers among those targeted.

clock July 25, 2013Vicki M. Young


Joor Raises $15M in Funding

Round of funding for the online wholesale fashion marketplace was led by Canaan Partners, with contributions from Advance Publications.

clock July 25, 2013Rachel Strugatz

Behind the scenes at Bulgari's Omnia Crystalline eau de parfum campaign shoot featuring Edita Vilkeviciute.


Bulgari Updates Omnia Fragrance Range

The brand is introducing Omnia Crystalline eau de parfum, an upscale rendering of its 2005 eau de toilette of the same name.

clock July 25, 2013Cynthia Martens


Memory, Fragrance to Be Focus of Pitti Fragranze

That bond will inform everything from the show’s layout to a special talk by perfumer Alienor Massenet of International Flavors & Fragrances.

clock July 25, 2013Cynthia Martens

The new Perry Ellis fragrance for men.


Perry Ellis Launches Namesake Men’s Scent

Three years after the launch of its 13th pillar fragrance, the brand is celebrating its updated positioning with a new “flagship” scent.

clock July 25, 2013Jayme Cyk

Human Resources

Kathleen McNeill Departs

She has left her post as president, a role she held since 2006.

clock July 25, 2013Molly Prior

A rendering of CVS Pharmacy's Nail HQ display.

Color Cosmetics

Nail Polish’s Meteoric Rise Begins to Stall

Still, the category continues to grow at a robust double-digit clip.

clock July 25, 2013Molly Prior

Fall products from SoftSheen.


SoftSheen-Carson Looks to Broaden Consumer Base

The ethnic hair care brand experienced a 7 percent increase in sales between 2011 and 2012.

clock July 25, 2013Belisa Silva

A look from the Ivanka Boutique leather bag collection.


Ivanka Trump to Launch Leather Handbags at Bloomingdale’s

The collection, called Ivanka, is an extension of Trump’s core handbag line, and the latest addition to her fast-growing fashion business.

clock July 25, 2013David Moin

Joseph Sitt


Joseph Sitt Buys Champs-Elysées Property

The ceo of Thor Equities purchased 65-67 Avenue des Champs-Elysées, a key retail space in the heart of the bustling Parisian shopping district.

clock July 26, 2013Sharon Edelson

Disney Villains kits by Kiss Products.

Color Cosmetics

Kiss Products’ Naughty and Nice Approach

Cheryl Burke and Disney Villains are two weapons that the brand is employing to battle any fear of nail fatigue.

clock July 26, 2013Faye Brookman

“To Eat: A Country Life”


Joe Eck on Life, Love and ‘Real Food’

The writer is working to move forward in life since the passing of his husband and coauthor of the just-released “To Eat: A Country Life.”

clock July 26, 2013Lorna Koski

Aerin Lauder's scent collection.


A New Bouquet for Aerin Lauder

Lauder is planning to take her brand into fragrance and doing it in a big way — with a quintet of scents.

clock July 26, 2013Julie Naughton

The Nudo collection by Pomellato.


Pomellato Gems Inspire Scents

The jeweler’s first fragrance line, called Nudo, plays on the brand’s famous Nudo rings.

clock July 26, 2013Cynthia Martens

Lizzie Tisch in Mary Katrantzou and Kim Kassel in Antonio Berardi.

Designer and Luxury

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Suite 1521

Kim Kassel and Lizzie Tisch, longtime friends, longer-time fashion junkies and new business partners, are out to renew the personal shopping experience.

clock July 26, 2013Bridget Foley and Lorelei Marfil

Designer and Luxury

Suite 1521: The Designers’ Perspective

Designers on why they’re excited about the Suite 1521 model.

clock July 26, 2013WWD Staff

A mockup of Refinery29's new homepage.


Refinery29 Evolves Into Lifestyle Platform

Once a site that published just a single post per week, it now garners 90 million page views per month and will reveal a major overhaul on Monday.

clock July 26, 2013Rachel Strugatz


Zara Heading to Miami

The Spanish retailer will join the retail roster of Lincoln Road with a 24,000-square-foot flagship on two levels opening in the winter of 2013.

clock July 26, 2013Sharon Edelson

The promotional poster for a four-hour documentary about Karl Lagerfeld.


Karl Lagerfeld Stars in German Documentary on Fashion, Religion

If fashion is akin to religion, then Karl Lagerfeld — forever in a starched white collar — could be its pope.

clock July 26, 2013Miles Socha

Government and Trade

Pact Targets Bangladesh Safety Issues

A coalition of industry and government agencies in Bangladesh signed an agreement to more aggressively address safety and labor issues.

clock July 26, 2013Mayu Saini

Ad for Lucky Brand’s American-made jeans.


Lucky Brand Capsule Touts Made in USA

The Los Angeles-based company teamed with Greensboro’s Cone Mills to develop innovative domestically made denim.

clock July 26, 2013Rosemary Feitelberg


Players Making Moves in Saks Sale Saga

Saks Inc. stock was active Thursday, amid continued speculation that a deal may happen soon.

clock July 26, 2013David Moin and Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young

Designer and Luxury

Vera Wang Headed to Rodeo Drive

Dialed-in as she is with the Los Angeles scene, the designer will make that connection even tighter with next year’s store opening.

clock July 26, 2013Rosemary Feitelberg

The Miley Cyrus “Protect the Skin You’re In” T.

Fashion Scoops

Miley Cyrus Bares Some Flesh for Charity T-shirt Campaign

The $35 T-Shirts, sales of which benefit the NYU Cancer Institute and NYU Langone Medical Center, will be sold at at nine Marc Jacobs boutiques.

clock July 26, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Scoops

Lorena Sarbu Shows Resort 2014 Collection at Her Home

Stylist Deborah Waknin cohosted the luncheon at the designer’s Beverly Hills home on Wednesday.

clock July 26, 2013Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

Prada Expands Presence in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

The new venue will have a flexible layout and new sales space, house the Fondazione Prada, areas for events and the group’s headquarters.

clock July 26, 2013Luisa Zargani

Fashion Scoops

Josie Natori Tapped to Speak at Her Campus Conference

Jaqui Lividini, chief executive officer and founder of Lividini & Co., will conduct a one-on-one interview with the designer at the event.

clock July 26, 2013Karyn Monget

A dress from Lisa Perry’s collection with artist Robert Indiana.

Fashion Scoops

Lisa Perry Channels Robert Indiana

For her fourth artist-inspired, limited-edition collection, the designer turned to the artist who is perhaps best known for his graphic “Love” image.

clock July 26, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Scoops

Miu Miu Returns to Venice Film Festival ‘Women’s Tales’

The fashion label will present the fifth and sixth installments of its series, which is a collection of short films by international female directors.

clock July 26, 2013Cynthia Martens


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The Jeffrey Fashion Cares runway show at Phipps Plaza.


Simon Property Boosts Outlook as Retail Rebounds

clock 21hDavid Moin

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