Tony Spring Shapes Bloomingdale’s Team

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The Todd Snyder Store in Tokyo

Designer and Luxury

Todd Snyder Opens Tokyo Store

Called The Townhouse Todd Snyder, the three-story shop carries the designer’s men’s wear as well as select products by other brands that inspire him.

clock March 17, 2014Kelly Wetherille

Elliot Rabin

Retail

Peter Elliot to Expand in New York

The independent specialty retailer plans to more than double the size of the 72nd Street location by fall and open an outpost at The Carlyle hotel.

clock March 21, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

Elle Sasson

Fashion Features

New Designer Profile: Elle Sasson

The 25-year-old daughter of Sasson Jeans and Kikit creator Maurice Sasson is charting new territory with her own label.

clock March 25, 2014Marcy Medina

Technology

CircleUp Closes $14M Series B Funding

The average raise for entrepreneurs working through the equity-based crowdfunding platform is $1 million across its consumer products categories.

clock March 26, 2014Vicki M. Young

Chip Bergh

Denim

Levi’s Restructuring Will Cut 800 Jobs

The company said the changes will be in phases over the next 12 to 18 months.

clock March 26, 2014Vicki M. Young

The main watch hall at Baselworld

Watches

Watchmakers Set Strategies for Basel

All eyes are on Hong Kong and China, the number-one and number-three markets for Swiss timepieces, at Baselworld.

clock March 27, 2014Joelle Diderich

Samsung’s Gear 2.

Watches

Smartwatches Gain Steam

The smartwatch is finally here — and Swiss watchmakers aren’t sure how they feel about it.

clock March 27, 2014Joelle Diderich

Dior VIII Montaigne

Watches

WWD Basel: Fun at the Fair

Luxury brands will take advantage of the fair to introduce their latest key models.

clock March 27, 2014Joelle Diderich

Ebel Onde Chronograph

Watches

WWD 2014 Basel: Watch Me Run

A multitude of timepieces is set to sparkle at the fair.

clock March 27, 2014WWD Staff

Calvin Klein RTW Fall 2014

Fashion Features

Calvin Klein White Label RTW Fall 2014

“Tough and tender.” That’s how Kevin Carrigan said he handled both his women’s and men’s collections for fall.

clock March 26, 2014WWD Staff

Denim

EU to Drop Punitive Tax on U.S. Jeans

Tariff dropped to 12.35 percent from 26 percent.

clock March 26, 2014Arthur Friedman

Financial

American Apparel Prices Public Offering

The company said it will use the net proceeds to fund working capital and for general corporate purposes.

clock March 26, 2014Vicki M. Young

Jay Ott

Fashion Scoops

Designer James Ott Missing in New York

The 6-foot, 2-inch Bushwick, Brooklyn, resident was last seen March 22 at 9:50 p.m. in his apartment building.

clock March 26, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Government and Trade

Accountability Stressed at Senate Cyber Hearing

The Committee on Commerce, Science & Transportation pushed the need for chief executives and boards to take responsibility for cybersecurity.

clock March 26, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Pharrell Williams

Textiles

Pharrell to Collaborate With Adidas

Williams discusses his latest fashion tie-up in an exclusive interview with WWD.

clock March 27, 2014David Yi

Denim

PVH: Calvin Klein Jeans Turnaround in View

Company expects the heavy lifting needed to reinvigorate the jeans business to be completed by the second half of the year.

clock March 27, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Retail

H&M Issues Annual Sustainability Report

The report details the steps the Swedish fast-fashion giant is taking in countries such as Bangladesh and Cambodia to improve wages and factory conditions.

clock March 27, 2014Sharon Edelson

Tony Spring

Retail

Tony Spring Shapes Bloomingdale’s Team

The retailer’s new chairman and chief executive officer is already making his mark on the $3 billion upscale department store chain.

clock March 27, 2014David Moin

A ring from the Buccellati collection.

Jewelry

Buccellati Ring Collaboration to Debut

The brand will unveil the first fruits of its collaboration between Andrea Buccellati and his daughter Lucrezia Buccellati at Baselworld.

clock March 27, 2014Alessandra Turra

View of the Oak store in Los Angeles.

Retail

Oak Grows Its Retail Network

The New York specialty retailer has opened stores in Los Angeles and Paris.

clock March 27, 2014Rachel Brown

The cover of Vogue's April '14 issue.

Media

Vogue Beats Out Other Suitors With Kim Kardashian Cover

WWD has learned that both Vanity Fair and Harper’s Bazaar were considering a Kardashian cover, too.

clock March 27, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Errol Morris

Media

Errol Morris’ ‘The Unknown Known’ Screens in New York

The documentary explores the career of Donald Rumsfeld through historical footage and 11 days worth of interviews by the director.

clock March 27, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Media

Lucky FABB Conference Announces Lineup

The third West Coast installment of Lucky FABB: Fashion and Beauty Blog Conference will place April 4 and 5 at the SLS Hotel in Beverly Hills.

clock March 27, 2014Marcy Medina

Hermès items on display in Florida.

Designer and Luxury

Hermès Calls On Its Roots

The house has created an exclusive collection for the United States Show Jumping Team.

clock March 27, 2014Rebecca Kleinman

Jennifer Connelly in custom–made Louis Vuitton.

Other

Nicolas Ghesquière Dresses Jennifer Connelly in Custom Vuitton

The actress hit the red carpet with costar Russell Crowe at the premiere of “Noah” at the Ziegfeld Theater in New York Wednesday night.

clock March 26, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Art of Elysium Creates L’Wren Scott Amber Award

The award will be given to emerging fashion designers who in turn will donate their time to help hospitalized children.

clock March 27, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

Brands Gear Up for Baselworld’s Launch

Celebrities took center stage at the watch and jewelry fair on the eve of its official opening.

clock March 27, 2014Joelle Diderich

Fashion Scoops

Pratt to Honor Stephen Burrows and Byron Lars

The designers will be given its Fashion Lifetime Achievement award and its Fashion Visionary Award, respectively, at the school’s student runway show.

clock March 27, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Ami sweatshirt with tropical print.

Designer and Luxury

Front-Runners: Men’s Retailers Reveal What’s Selling Now

After a solid holiday season, the polar vortex has cast a pall over the men’s business during the first three months of 2014.

clock March 27, 2014WWD Staff

Lauren Ralph Lauren’s lamb's wool and nylon cape; Kinross' cashmere sweater, and Jones New York's cotton, viscose and elastane pants. Anne Klein sunglasses; Lauren Ralph Lauren shoes.

Fashion Trends

Fall 2014 Trend: Man Up

The better market is going where the boys are for fall with classic plaids, camels and sartorial cuts.

clock March 27, 2014Mayte Allende

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