Ralph’s Shares Climb On Upbeat Outlook

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Overview

Forget the second quarter hiccup — it’s the third quarter and beyond that has investors excited about Ralph Lauren Corp.’s growth prospects.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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At the Central Studios Autumn Fair in Shanghai.

Street Style

They Are Wearing: Shanghai’s Central Studios Autumn Fair

With all the denim, concert Ts and tattoos, it was easy to confuse the biannual shopping fair with a flea market in Brooklyn.

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Ralph Lauren RTW Spring 2014

Business Features

Ralph Lauren Beats Street Consensus, Foresees Growth Ahead

The company raised its full-year revenue forecast and said it expects a strong third quarter, which includes the all-important holiday selling season.

clock November 6, 2013Vicki M. Young

Hermès RTW Spring 2014

Business Features

Hermès Sales Rise 5.5% in Q3

Luxury firm raises guidance for annual consolidated revenue growth to 11 percent.

clock November 6, 2013Miles Socha

Jets flight crew

Lifestyle

Jets Walk the Walk at Taste of the NFL

On Monday night, Nick Mangold and Muhammad Wilkerson hosted a revamped event at 82Mercer.

clock November 6, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

The poster for Vicki Vasilopoulos' film, "Men of the Cloth."

Lifestyle

‘Men of the Cloth’: An Ode to Master Tailors

Vicki Vasilopoulos’ film will be screened during the DOC NYC film festival at the IFC Center on Nov. 19 and 21.

clock November 6, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

A rendering of the Ghurka in-store shop concept at Fred Segal Man in Santa Monica, Calif.

Textiles

Ghurka Adds to West Coast Presence

The leather goods brand this week unveiled an in-store shop at Fred Segal Man in Santa Monica, Calif.

clock November 6, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

Joe Fresh Spring 2014

Fashion Features

Joe Fresh Spring 2014

The retailer took an athletic-meets-feminine turn for spring with many of the looks exuding an effortless streetwear vibe.

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Business Features

Yoox Profits Tick Up 3.6%

Boosted by gains globally and by a third-quarter acceleration in its number-one market, Yoox SpA reported net profits in the first nine months of the year.

clock November 6, 2013Luisa Zargani

Karl Lagerfeld with Tilda Swinton in Chanel.

Parties

Toasting Tilda at MoMA’s Film Benefit

The Museum of Modern Art made this year’s event, which benefits its Department of Film and was presented by Chanel, a tribute to the actress and fashion muse.

clock November 6, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

Inside the Ermenegildo Zegna's Rodeo Drive, Beverly Hills, store.

Designer and Luxury

Stefano Pilati to Fete Zegna’s L.A. Store

The brand is unveiling its spring couture collection at its new Rodeo Drive store and publicly introducing its new creative director.

clock November 6, 2013Luisa Zargani

Mergers and Acquisitions

Duck Head Brand Sold

Prospect Brands acquires name with Cival War roots.

clock November 6, 2013Jean E. Palmieri

Product from the Marula The Leakey Collection.

Financial

John Paul Selects Takes Majority Stake in Marula

Marula The Leakey Collection is a facial oil specialist that will be extended into hair care.

clock November 6, 2013Rachel Brown

Outside the J. Crew flagship on Regent Street in London.

Retail

J. Crew Opens London Store With a Bang

The brand’s new Regent Street store is the largest of a trio of units to open in very different neighborhoods across the English capital in the past few weeks.

clock November 6, 2013Samantha Conti and Julia Neel

Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci’s camouflage pouch, Pierre Hardy’s geometric-patterned pouch and Coach’s striped wallet carried with Prada viscose shirt and mohair pants. Miansai, Cartier, Caputo & Co. and Luis Morais bracelets.

Fashion Features

Men’s Accessories Trend: Color Coded

Bright hues, vivid prints and 3-D detailing are infusing playful energy and a youthful spirit to the small leather goods category for spring.

clock November 7, 2013Alex Badia

Financial

A&F Says Need for Speed Paramount

Abercrombie & Fitch is hoping to recapture its merchandising cool and its operational superiority through emphasis on greater speed and more thorough testing.

clock November 7, 2013Arnold J. Karr

The Givenchy store in Seoul.

Designer and Luxury

Givenchy Looks to Capitalize on Momentum

Sebastian Suhl, the brand’s chief executive officer, is igniting an ambitious project to magnify the French firm’s retail footprint.

clock November 7, 2013Miles Socha

Media

Ben Silbermann Talks Pinterest at Fast Company Conference

The site’s ceo and cofounder, who rarely makes public appearances, spoke at the Innovation Uncensored conference in San Francisco.

clock November 7, 2013Amy Wicks

Media

Gwyneth Paltrow and Goop Team Guest Edit U.K.’s Red Magazine

The British women’s lifestyle magazine, a Hearst publication, has been getting some extra attention in advance of its December issue.

clock November 7, 2013Samantha Conti

Paul Smith's book, "Hello, My Name is Paul Smith: Fashion and Other Stories," on display.

Designer and Luxury

Paul Smith’s Quirky Path to Prominence

A new book and museum exhibit traces the designer’s understated vision for his $650 million business.

clock November 7, 2013David Lipke

David Beckham in Belstaff's 2014 global advertising campaign.

Fashion Scoops

Belstaff, David Beckham Link Up for Campaign and Collection

Today, during an event in Berlin, Beckham will be named the face of the brand’s 2014 global advertising campaign.

clock November 7, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

Fashion Scoops

Oscar de la Renta Sits for Q&A at the Design Leadership Summit

The designer gamefully shared some of the side notes to his career during Wednesday’s interview with Bunny Williams at the New York Public Library.

clock November 7, 2013Rosemary Feitelberg

A yellow gold with white diamonds pair of earrings from Cristina Ortiz jewelry collection.

Fashion Scoops

Cristina Ortiz Launching Jewelry

The fine jewelry range from the Milan-based Spanish designer will debut at Paris concept store Colette in December.

clock November 7, 2013Laurent Folcher

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