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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 10hJoelle 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

Penney’s Wins Battle But Struggles Remain

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Overview

William Ackman has left the board of J.C. Penney Co. Inc., and while the public squabble is over, the retailer still has the same key problems as before. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Business

U.S. Weakness Hits Li & Fung Profits

The sourcing giant’s earnings slid on a high base, inflated by one-off gains a year ago. Sales were flat for the period.

clock August 13, 2013Ellen Sheng

Department Stores

J.C. Penney Wins Battle; Struggles Remain

William Ackman has left the board, and while the public squabble is over, the retailer still has the same key problems as before.

clock August 13, 2013Vicki M. Young and Lisa Lockwood

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Upbeat Mood at Copenhagen Fashion Week

Dansk Fashion and Textile, the trade association for local companies, expects Denmark’s fashion business to grow 2 to 3 percent this year.

clock August 13, 2013Laure Guilbault

Direct, Internet and Catalogue

StyleSaint Marches Into Apparel

Fueled by a $4.3M round of Series A funding led by General Catalyst Partners and eVentures, the online fashion start-up is officially launching a collection.

clock August 14, 2013Rachel Brown

Financial

Retail Sales Rise in July

Consumers heading into the back-to-school season stepped up their purchases of apparel and accessories.

clock August 13, 2013Kristi Ellis

The Markets Features

Vegas Trend: Artists’ Way

Watercolor prints and treatments add a special touch.

clock August 14, 2013Kim Friday

Parties

‘Austenland’ Screens in New York

Castmates Keri Russell, Jennifer Coolidge and J.J. Feild attended the screening and after party on Monday night.

clock August 13, 2013Kristi Garced

Denim

Vegas Trend: Her Style

Slouchy styles borrowed from the boys continue to impress.

clock August 14, 2013Kim Friday

The Markets Features

Vegas Preview: Trade Shows at a Glance

A quick listing of the upcoming trade shows in Las Vegas.

clock August 14, 2013WWD Staff

Retail Features

19 Things to Know at the Vegas Shows

Some key highlights, changes and additions to the upcoming lineup.

clock August 14, 2013WWD Staff

Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

Vegas Trend: Opposites Attract

There’s no stopping black and white for spring.

clock August 14, 2013Kim Friday

They Are Wearing

They Are Wearing: Copenhagen

In the month leading up to Copenhagen Fashion Week, local residents showed they don’t shy away from the bold, opting for plenty of prints, color and edgy cuts.

clock August 14, 2013WWD Staff

The Markets Features

Las Vegas Preview: The Scene

The skinny on the shows and places to have fun after hours.

clock August 14, 2013WWD Staff

Retail Features

NRF Show Battles Javits Change

The convention center on Tuesday changed its schedule and programmed another event during the Jan. 12 to 15 period that the NRF had reserved.

clock August 13, 2013Sharon Edelson

Intimates and Activewear

Kay Cohen Launches New High-Tech Lingerie

The industry veteran returns with Silent Assembly, an upscale brand that uses proprietary Curvessence technology.

clock August 13, 2013Laure Guilbault

Financial

Macy’s Seen Shining in Lackluster Second Quarter

Results expected to show divide between weak and strong players.

clock August 14, 2013Evan Clark

Trends

Fall 2013 Trend: Saturation Point

In fall fashion, which is hitting stores now, color — and red in particular — can translate into sales.

clock August 14, 2013Laurent Folcher

Retail/Business

J. Crew Gets Creative With Plywood on London Units

Shona Heath, the London-based set designer and art director, and artist Hugo Guinness have been tapped to spice up the exterior of three soon-to-open locations.

clock August 14, 2013Samantha Conti

Memo Pad

Bullett to Skip Fall Issue

The nearly three-year-old fashion and art quarterly may eventually pull away from a print edition altogether.

clock August 14, 2013Erik Maza

Fashion Features

The Countess on That Special Isle

Louise J. Esterhazy takes a look at what makes Nantucket her favorite island to spend the summer.

clock August 14, 2013Louise J. Esterhazy

Fashion Scoops

Theodora & Callum Teams With New York Aquarium

The brand will donate half of the proceeds from the limited-edition scarf to help rebuild the aquarium, which was damaged from Hurricane Sandy.

clock August 14, 2013Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Scoops

The Kooples to Open First U.S. Store in L.A.

The brand has signed a lease for 100 South Robertson Boulevard, the former retail home of Seven For All Mankind.

clock August 14, 2013Rachel Brown

Memo Pad

Vivienne Westwood Taps Artist Jack Pierson for Campaign

The designer herself appears in the campaign alongside Dutch model Iekeliene Stange.

clock August 14, 2013Julia Neel

Fashion Scoops

Trunk Club Partners With Esquire for Fall

Brands including Billy Reid, AG Adriano Goldschmied, Barbour and Vince created exclusive designs for The Esquire Collection.

clock August 14, 2013David Lipke

Financial

Activist Investors Have Taken Aim at Retail

Activist shareholders like William Ackman have long taken an interest in the retail and apparel sector.

clock August 14, 2013Vicki M. Young

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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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