Newsmaker of the Year: The Candidates

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The winner, selected by WWD editors, will be published in our annual Year in Fashion issue on Dec. 16. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Looks from Valentino's Collection Shanghai 2013.

Designer and Luxury

Valentino’s Shanghai Special

In a bid to capture a greater share of Chinese luxury consumers, Valentino introduced a new collection outside of Paris.

clock November 14, 2013Lara Farrar

Mergers and Acquisitions

Jos. A. Bank Withdraws Bid for Men’s Wearhouse

Hedge fund Eminence Capital, which owns a 9.8 percent stake in MW, followed with a filing with the SEC seeking from MW shareholders a “white agent” designation.

clock November 17, 2013Vicki M. Young and Jean E. Palmieri

The chandelier designed by Erwan and Ronan Bouroullec


Swarovski Lights Up Versailles

Azzedine Alaïa was among guests Thursday night celebrating the new chandelier designed by the Bouroullec brothers.

clock November 15, 2013Laure Guilbault

Bruce Weber


Bruce Weber: Ready or Not

The photographer’s latest book consists of photos and essays on a number of subjects, most of which he didn’t photograph.

clock November 15, 2013Lorna Koski

Zosia Mamet in Maiyet.


Behind the Seams at the Apollo Circle Benefit

The tenth annual event, this year sponsored by Maiyet, benefited the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Apollo Circle Fund for Art Conservation.

clock November 15, 2013Kristi Garced

Constance Jablonski

Fashion Scoops

Theory, Jonathan Adler Toast Red Campaign Collaborations in New York

Constance Jablonski, Coco Rocha and Olivier Theyskens turned out.

clock November 15, 2013Tatiana Hayakawa

Kate Foley

Fashion Scoops

Jimmy Choo Fetes Cruise Collection at No. 8

Nicky Hilton, Harley Viera-Newton, Kate Foley, Peter Brant Jr., Hannah Bronfman, and Mia Moretti toasted the new collection, which was inspired by cocktails.

clock November 15, 2013Tatiana Hayakawa


Earnest Sewn Changes Hands

Anthony Frym, a denim veteran who owns a China-based jeans production facility, has acquired the brand.

clock November 15, 2013David Lipke


Barneys, Jay Z to Work on Racial Profiling Issue

The retailer and rapper said Friday night they are committed to launching the “BNY SCC” Gallery and Collection.

clock November 16, 2013Lisa Lockwood

Butterfly Brooch by JAR.


Jane Adlin Talks ‘Jewels by JAR’

Famed jeweler Joe Arthur Rosenthal will receive his first American-based retrospective at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

clock November 17, 2013Lauren McCarthy


China Tops E-commerce Opportunity Study

When it comes to market opportunity for e-commerce, China occupies the number-one position.

clock November 18, 2013Lisa Lockwood

Daria Werbowy at the Mango photo shoot in the Canary Islands.


Mango Taps Daria Werbowy for Spring Campaign

The 29-year-old model takes over from Miranda Kerr.

clock November 18, 2013David Moin

Delphine Arnault

Business Features

Newsmaker of the Year: The Candidates

Here, the names that dominated the headlines in 2013. The winner, selected by WWD editors, will be published Dec. 16.

clock November 18, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Alexandre Mattiussi to Create Capsule for Bally

The Paris-based designer is collaborating with the brand on a collection of men’s and women’s ready-to-wear for fall.

clock November 18, 2013WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Kering Taps Eyewear Executive Roberto Vedovotto

Kering is putting a new focus on its eyewear businesses — and has tapped Roberto Vedovotto who is to start work at Kering effective today.

clock November 18, 2013Miles Socha

Raf Simons

Fashion Scoops

Raf Simons in Textile Collaboration

The Belgian designer is to unveil a collection for the Danish fabric-maker Kvadrat in February, WWD has learned.

clock November 18, 2013Laure Guilbault

Babyface performs at Martin Katz’s party.

Fashion Scoops

Martin Katz Designs Suite at New York Palace Hotel

The Beverly Hills-based fine jeweler inaugurated it last week with a party featuring performances by The Four Tenors, David Foster and Babyface.

clock November 18, 2013Roxanne Robinson

Fashion Scoops

CFDA Elects New Board Members

Ashley Olsen, Deborah Lloyd and Prabal Gurung are succeeding Yeohlee Teng, Kenneth Cole and Isabel Toledo.

clock November 18, 2013Marc Karimzadeh

Handbags from Fairchild Baldwin.

Fashion Scoops

Fairchild Baldwin Holds Trunk Show in Dallas

The show at Stanley Korshak was one of several the company has scheduled over the next few weeks.

clock November 18, 2013Holly Haber

Fashion Scoops

Ice Skating Rink Opens at Somerset House

Coach whipped up a winter wonderland for its debut sponsorship of the annual event.

clock November 18, 2013Lorelei Marfil

Alejandra de Rojas

Fashion Scoops

Ralph Lauren Hosts Gala in Madrid

While the designer and his family didn’t attend, the Pink Pony fund-raiser included heavy financial hitters and a bevy of pedigreed socialites.

clock November 18, 2013Barbara Barker


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