The Bloomberg Effect

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As Mayor Michael Bloomberg's time in office winds down, he talks about the important role of the fashion industry has played in New York's vitality.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Scoops

Cardin Sets Couture Show at Maxim’s

The designer plans to parade evening looks for women and men on Nov. 26.

clock November 19, 2013Miles Socha

The homepage of My Little Paris

Media Acquires

The online women’s portal is taking a 60 percent stake in the French site.

clock November 21, 2013Laure Guilbault

Idris Elba and Naomie Harris in a still from Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.


Naomie Harris Talks ‘Mandela’

The actress plays Winnie Mandela in the new film, “Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom,” directed by Justin Chadwick.

clock November 22, 2013Lorna Koski

Kay Krill


Ann Inc. Q3 Profits Up on Loft Strength

New shoes, novelty styles and appealing store sets powered the retailer through a strong third quarter and has raised prospects for healthy holiday gains.

clock November 22, 2013David Moin and Arnold J. Karr

Mark Lee


Meeting Opens to Discuss Racial Profiling

Retailers, New York City officials and civil rights leaders filed into the Fifth Avenue Presbyterian Church Friday morning for a retail forum.

clock November 24, 2013Lisa Lockwood

Nasim Pedrad, Seth Meyers, Alexi Ashe and Will Forte.


SNL Crew Attends American Museum of Natural History Gala

Tina Fey, Bobby Moynihan, Seth Meyers and more attended the annual event.

clock November 22, 2013Taylor Harris

Catherine Malandrino at the opening of her boutique in Montreal.

Designer and Luxury

Catherine Malandrino Opens in Montreal

The Golden Square Mile flagship is the the New York-based designer’s first Canadian store.

clock November 22, 2013Brian Dunn

Government and Trade

U.S., Bangladesh to Sign Accord

The agreement is a mechanism to improve trade relations.

clock November 22, 2013Arthur Friedman and Kristi Ellis

Designer and Luxury

Moncler Gets Green Light for IPO

Sources indicate that the public listing is expected to take place in mid-December and that the company will float around 30 percent of its total shares.

clock November 24, 2013Luisa Zargani

Inside the exhibit.


Pirelli Fetes 50 Years of ‘The Cal’

Italy’s giant tire manufacturer unveiled the calendar for the first time with a retrospective exhibition.

clock November 22, 2013Luisa Zargani

Carmelo Anthony and Derek Jeter


Frigo Pop-Up Party Draws Athletes

Derek Jeter, Carmelo Anthony and Darryl Strawberry turned out to celebrate the underwear line, whose claim to fame is a $100 pair of men’s undergarments.

clock November 24, 2013Erik Maza


Time Warner Files Time Inc. IPO

The company filed its initial public offering documents Friday afternoon for its widely anticipated spinoff of its publishing division.

clock November 22, 2013Alexandra Steigrad


Belk Net Down, Sales Up on Growth Initiatives

Including a 44.8% increase in e-commerce sales, comparable revenues were up 3.5% in the quarter.

clock November 22, 2013Arnold J. Karr


Destination XL Net Drops in Third Quarter

Investors send up shares 9.5 percent on positive sales trends at larger DXL format.

clock November 24, 2013Jean E. Palmieri and Arnold J. Karr

Karin Gregersen, Lisa Klinger and Jill Granoff on the NYSE trading floor.


Vince IPO Raises $200M

The stock market gave the contemporary brand a valuation of $1 billion Friday.

clock November 22, 2013Vicki M. Young

Mayor Bloomberg

Business Features

The Bloomberg Effect: Fashion and the Mayor

As Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s time in office winds down, he talks about the important role the fashion industry has played in New York’s vitality.

clock November 25, 2013David Lipke

2003: With Oscar de la Renta at the CFDA Awards.

Business Features

Michael Bloomberg: Man of Fashion

A look back at Bloomberg and the fashion industry though the years.

clock November 25, 2013WWD Staff

Philippine soldiers operating out of Guiuan Airport as a forward air base for relief supplies after Typhoon Haiyan.


Fashion Industry Increases Haiyan Relief Efforts

A number of major U.S. retailers and brands are stepping up efforts to aid victims of the typhoon in the Philippines.

clock November 25, 2013Karyn Monget and Bambina Wise

Maurizio Cattelan in the Berluti campaign.


Berluti Taps Italian Artist Maurizio Cattelan for Campaign

Sometimes the best frame of a photo shoot arrives after it’s wrapped.

clock November 25, 2013Miles Socha

Fashion Scoops

Mulberry Changes Plans for LFW

As the search for a creative director to succeed Emma Hill continues, the brand will not stage a runway show during the fall 2014 collections in February.

clock November 25, 2013Julia Neel

Fashion Scoops

The Beckhams Donate Apparel to British Red Cross Store

The celebrity couple gave 500 pieces of designer wear from their wardrobe to help raise funds to support victims of Typhoon Haiyan.

clock November 25, 2013Julie Naughton

Padma Lakshmi, Lizzie Tisch and Bobbi Brown

Fashion Scoops

Citymeals-on-Wheels Hosts Annual Women’s Luncheon

Cynthia Nixon, Brooke Shields, Katie Couric and Debra Messing were among the guests at the power lunch for women at The Plaza Friday afternoon.

clock November 25, 2013Erik Maza


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Bottega Veneta’s Berlin Show, Party Receive Backlash on Social Media

clock 20hMartino Carrera

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