Political Turmoil Hits Key Supplier Nations

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Two of the world’s largest apparel manufacturing countries remained in chaos Monday as protests and strikes shut down the fashion industries in Cambodia and Bangladesh.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fire Destroys Swatch Workshop

The blaze tore through a galvanization unit at the ETA Manufacture Horlogère plant in Switzerland.

clock December 30, 2013Joelle Diderich

Shahkam Industries, a knitwear mill in Lahore.

Government and Trade

Pakistan to Benefit From EU Trade Status

GSP Plus lowers duties on textile, apparel exports.

clock December 30, 2013Mahlia S. Lone

Inside the Gryson store in Brooklyn.


Gryson in Expansion Mode

The luxury handbag and accessories company is actively looking for a third location in Manhattan, with plans to open five to six stores over the next two years.

clock December 30, 2013Sharon Edelson

Cotton prices have risen slightly in the last year.


Fiber Forecast Mostly Steady for 2014

Price stability, improved demand should buoy sector.

clock December 30, 2013Arthur Friedman

Bungalow Clothing's Web site.


Bungalow Clothing Touts Try-at-Home

The new e-commerce concept is bringing retail dressing rooms into shoppers’ homes.

clock December 30, 2013Rachel Brown

A look from the Weekend Max Mara and Saluzzo Yarn collaboration for spring '14.


Max Mara Launches Sustainable Line

The company has teamed up with yarn maker Saluzzo Yarn for a special project under the Weekend Max Mara label.

clock December 30, 2013Alessandra Turra

Etro Pre-Fall 2014

Designer and Luxury

Etro Pushing U.S. Retail Expansion

As a first step, the Milan-based fashion house has opened a new store in Beverly Hills.

clock December 31, 2013Alessandra Turra

Phoebe Philo

Fashion Scoops

Queen Elizabeth II’s New Year Honors List Released

Phoebe Philo, Céline’s creative director, was named an OBE, or an Officer of the Order of the British Empire, for services to fashion.

clock December 30, 2013Nina Jones

Elaine Turner


Madison Ave. Gets the Elaine Turner Touch

The Houston-based accessory, footwear and jewelry designer’s new boutique is homey and decorated with some of the same elements that are inside her Texas home.

clock December 30, 2013David Moin

Garment workers walk through Phnom Penh.

Government and Trade

Political Turmoil Hits Key Supplier Nations in Asia

Protests and strikes shut down the fashion industries in Cambodia and Bangladesh on Monday.

clock December 30, 2013Mayu Saini and Dene-Hern Chen

Avant Toi’s linen sweater and Esme Vie’s silk duchesse skirt with a Valentina Brugnatelli necklace.

Fashion Trends

Spring 2014 Trend: Pink Outside the Box

Girly with a side of edge, pink is perfectly suited for this season’s must-haves, from cool leather dresses to quirky toppers.

clock December 31, 2013Alessandra Turra

Mark Rylance as King Richard III in "Richard III."


Mark Rylance’s Transformation Act: Cross-Dressing With Shakespeare

The actor segues seamlessly in and out of character at the Belasco in Manhattan with the help of costume designer Jenny Tiramani.

clock December 31, 2013Lorna Koski


Ratings In for Esquire Network Launch

Although NBC said the network would be available in 75 million homes, the channel has had trouble luring in even a fraction of that audience.

clock December 31, 2013Alexandra Steigrad

The Sonia by Sonia Rykiel store on Rue de Grenelle in Paris.

Designer and Luxury

Sonia Rykiel Sets Next Steps for Growth

The French fashion house is gearing up to relaunch e-commerce in the spring and to open a spate of stores in Europe and Asia.

clock December 31, 2013Joelle Diderich

Intermix's Chestnut Hill, Mass. store design is unique to its surroundings.


Intermix Refines Under Gap Inc.

The retailer is upgrading the look of its stores and eyeing men’s and international expansion.

clock December 31, 2013Sharon Edelson

Rufus Wainwright performing.

Fashion Scoops

Aspen Art Museum Hosts Annual Winter Gala

Domenico De Sole and Allen and Kelli Questrom were among the guests treated to a performance by Rufus Wainwright on Saturday afternoon.

clock December 31, 2013WWD Staff


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Justin Bieber in the Balenciaga campaign.


Justin Bieber Is Balenciaga's Latest Campaign Star

clock July 23, 2021Joelle Diderich

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