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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 7hBridget 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

Retail

Five Left Dead in Shooting at Macy’s in Washington State

The shooter, thought to be a lone gunman, opened fire on Friday night.

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Chinese New Year Spending Slows

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Overview

Growth slowed from previous years against the backdrop of an anti-graft campaign and a shift in consumer spending habits. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Show Reviews

Houghton RTW Fall 2014

Katharine Polk cited Katharine Hepburn and Bianca Jagger as muses for her beautiful collection.

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Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Duckie Brown

Joe Jonas, Nick Wooster, Nigel Barker and Robert Verdi sat front row at the fall show.

clock February 6, 2014Erik Maza

Executive Changes

Advanstar Promotes Christopher Griffin

He has been named president of WWDMAGIC and Sourcing at MAGIC.

clock February 6, 2014Rachel Brown

Fashion Show Reviews

Creatures of Comfort RTW Fall 2014

Jade Lai’s latest collection felt like a warm hug brimming with oversize coats, robust knits and a bevy of lighter weight but equally chic separates.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Tadashi Shoji RTW Fall 2014

The designer was mostly in a Moorish mood with his colors (from pale and misty to rich and earthy) and decorative motifs.

clock February 6, 2014WWD Staff

Parties

AmfAR Gala Takes New York

Grace Jones, Ethan Hawke, Poppy Delevingne, A$AP Rocky and more turned out to Cipriani Wall Street.

clock February 6, 2014Erik Maza

Fashion Show Reviews

Desigual RTW Fall 2014

“Spread the love” seemed to be the message at the Spanish brand, where models danced down the runway and blew kisses at the audience.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Tome RTW Fall 2014

Egyptian singer Oum Kalthoum was the impetus behind Ryan Lobo and Ramon Martin’s fall collection.

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Fashion

Timo Weiland Men’s RTW Fall 2014

Fresh from his Ecco Domani win, the designer presented his most retail-friendly collection to date.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Adam Selman RTW Fall 2014

The designer showed a peppy, playful sophomore collection of sporty streetwear that combined offbeat English attitude with brash colors.

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Fashion Show Reviews

M Missoni RTW Fall 2014

Like much of the fashion world this past year, Angela Missoni set her sights on grunge for fall.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Juan Carlos Obando RTW Fall 2014

“Quiet sensuality, night blossoms, beautiful women who come out at night.” That’s how the designer described his fall collection backstage after the show.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Araks RTW Fall 2014

The research on clowns that Araks Yeramyan did for her mother, who had plans to dress as one for Halloween, inspired the designer’s sweet fall collection.

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Fashion

Todd Snyder Men’s RTW Fall 2014

A Sixties Mod aesthetic was in the air at the designer’s presentation: “I was inspired by the movie ‘Quadrophenia,’ but I modernized it.”

clock February 7, 2014WWD Staff

Retail Features

Chinese New Year Spending Growth Slows

Growth slowed from previous years against the backdrop of an anti-graft campaign and a shift in consumer spending habits.

clock February 7, 2014Lara Farrar

Fashion Scoops

Lindsey Vonn on Skinny Models

The alpine ski racer also expanded on the body image remarks she made in a Self magazine interview.

clock February 7, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Show Reviews

10 Crosby Derek Lam RTW Fall 2014

A collection of vintage German lava pottery got the wheels turning this season for design director Elizabeth Giardina.

clock February 7, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Anna Kendrick Talks ‘Pitch Perfect’ Sequel at Kate Spade

The actress made her first fashion week appearance of the season at Kate Spade New York’s presentation.

clock February 7, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Fashion Show Reviews

Peter Som RTW Fall 2014

Som explored darker territory with this collection to impressive results.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Tess Giberson RTW Fall 2014

“Transformation through transference,” read the designer’s show notes.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Carmen Marc Valvo RTW Fall 2014

The designer’s fall collection included chain mail, crystal studs, steel-beaded breastplates and metallic brocades.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Tanya Taylor RTW Fall 2014

“Blur” may have been the designer’s fall inspiration, but the black-and-white group that opened the show was strong and convincing.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Dion Lee RTW Fall 2014

The Australian designer is known for his body-con cutout dresses, but this season he successfully shifted gears into tailoring.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Kate Spade RTW Fall 2014

Creative director Deborah Lloyd has long been a fan of location-inspired collections and this season she looked to her recent travels in Tokyo and Hong Kong.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Trina Turk RTW Fall 2014

The quintessential California girl took a drive from L.A.’s Silver Lake neighborhood to the sea, gathering inspiration from the sights along the way.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Jason Wu RTW Fall 2014

The designer delivered a lineup of dressed-up clothes with an emphasis on sturdy outerwear in large-over-lean proportions.

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Fashion

Black Sail by Nautica Men’s RTW Fall 2014

With this collection, Chris Cox has found the right balance between fashion and the brand’s heritage, all without losing site of its technical roots.

clock February 7, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Features

Asian Incubator New to NYFW

Asia Fashion Collection is the newest group of international designers hitting the New York runway.

clock February 7, 2014Vicki M. Young

Fashion Show Reviews

CG RTW Fall 2014

For his impressive sophomore effort, Chris Gelinas worked a charming “vintage futurism” vibe.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Cushnie et Ochs RTW Fall 2014

Va-va-va-voom has become the designers’ niche but it was their less-conspicuous looks that were best here.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Rebecca Minkoff RTW Fall 2014

The fall collection was heavy on separates with equal nods to femininity and men’s wear elements.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Rag & Bone RTW Fall 2014

There was a touch of Fifties kitsch in a collection that otherwise firmly adhered to the line’s ethos of cool.

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Fashion Show Reviews

Nicole Miller RTW Fall 2014

Female warriors — particularly Boudica, queen of the Celtic tribe that took on the Romans — informed Nicole Miller for fall.

clock February 7, 2014WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

The New Marc by Marc (by Katie and Luella)

Marc Jacobs, the man as well as the company, is living in a post-Louis Vuitton world. It’s a pre-IPO world, if all goes according to plan.

clock February 7, 2014Jessica Iredale

Fashion Scoops

Pharrell Williams on Mission to Save Planet With G-Star, Bionic Yarn

The multitalented entertainer has a serious passion he’s kept close to the vest: Saving the environment.

clock February 9, 2014Karyn Monget

Department Stores

Dita Von Teese Teams With Bloomingdale’s

The raven-haired seductress will bring her brand of sexiness to the Bloomingdale’s flagship March 15 with a signature collection of intimate apparel.

clock February 7, 2014Karyn Monget

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Rebecca Minkoff

Carrie Underwood, Victoria Justice, Anna Kendrick and Zosia Mamet sat in the front row on Friday.

clock February 7, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Scoops

Valentino’s Mea Culpa

Call it proof of the dangers of overeager product promotion.

clock February 7, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Fashion Scoops

Bloomingdale’s Auctions Off CFDA Super Bowl Helmets

All 48 helmets sold through an online auction that concluded Tuesday, raising $73,000 for the NFL Foundation.

clock February 7, 2014David Moin

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Carmen Marc Valvo

Katie Couric and Paula Zahn attended the fall show.

clock February 8, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

Gucci Museum Celebrating Female Contemporary Artists

Gucci will host a cocktail party on Feb. 20 at the museum to celebrate the opening of the exhibition, which will close on Sept. 7.

clock February 8, 2014Alessandra Turra

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