Louis Vuitton Resort 2015

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Overview

Nicolas Ghesquière’s first cruise show for Louis Vuitton was a lavish affair, held inside a large glass box in front of the Prince’s Palace of Monaco. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Etro Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Etro Resort 2015

Working a cool and sporty attitude for resort, creative director Veronica Etro said she explored an “urban and metropolitan way.”

clock May 14, 2014WWD Staff

Rooney Mara, Naomi Watts, Lupita Nyong’o and Julianne Moore, all in Calvin Klein Collection.

Parties

Stars Align for Calvin Klein Fete in Cannes

The Women in Film event celebrated Naomi Watts, Lupita Nyong’o, Julianne Moore and Rooney Mara.

clock May 16, 2014Joelle Diderich

Neranda Modi

Government and Trade

Business Lauds India Vote

The victory by Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party is a clear signal that the country will now be open for business.

clock May 18, 2014Mayu Saini

Just Cavalli Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Just Cavalli Resort 2015

Roberto Cavalli tapped into the current activewear craze, describing the fun lineup as a wardrobe for “a runner in the urban jungle.”

clock May 16, 2014WWD Staff

A rendering of Macerich’s Broadway Plaza in Walnut Creek, Calif.

Real Estate

Shopping Centers: On The Rebound

Space at major centers is getting tight as landlords see an increase in tenants.

clock May 19, 2014Sharon Edelson

St. James in London.

Real Estate

London’s St. James Goes Back to the Future

The neighborhood leverages its history for new retail area.

clock May 19, 2014Samantha Conti and Lorelei Marfil

Pelham Street in the Brompton Cross neighborhood.

Real Estate

Brompton Cross’ Neighborhood Charm

Luxury and contemporary labels alike are flocking to London’s tony neighborhood.

clock May 19, 2014Nina Jones and Samantha Conti

Retail Meccas Section II 2014 Dubai

Real Estate

Developers Thinking Small in Dubai

A number of developers are experimenting with smaller neighborhood or community-style projects.

clock May 19, 2014Miles Socha and Ritu Upadhyay

Retail along the Santa Maria del Carmine square.

Designer and Luxury

Brera Rises in Milan

Keeping its bohemian yet hyper-chic unique attitude, Milan’s historic neighborhood is becoming the new hot destination for the fashion crowd.

clock May 19, 2014Alessandra Turra

A rendering of the pedestrian zone within the future Sporting d'Hiver complex in Monaco.

Retail

A Sporting Chance for Luxury Retail in Monaco

The swanky district at the heart of Monte Carlo is about to embark on a four-year construction project.

clock May 19, 2014Joelle Diderich

Daria Strokous

Parties

Nars Toasts New Upper East Side Boutique

The sun-filled store, which occupies a corner overlooking 76th Street, is the first of two retail units opening this week for the brand.

clock May 16, 2014Kristi Garced

The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Macau.

Retail

Placing a Big Bet on Macau

A boost in tourism and a growing — and increasingly chic — gambling business is spurring luxury retail sales.

clock May 19, 2014Ellen Sheng

Rendering of Heritage Showcase Shanghai.

Real Estate

Shanghai Lights Up Retail Development

There are big plans for the area known as the “south Bund” — in fact, overwhelming plans.

clock May 19, 2014Lara Farrar

Canary on West Lovers Lane.

Retail

Dallas: Taking It to the Street

The city is seeing growth in its overall retail scene, particularly among independent retailers finding a home in storefronts on Main Street — and beyond.

clock May 19, 2014Holly Haber

Business Features

Terry Lundgren Praises Leased Shops at Macy’s

The retailer’s ceo said that licensed shops from Finish Line and Lids have brought significant new traffic and sales.

clock May 18, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

Liverpool opened at Antea.

Retail

A Growth Spurt in Querétaro, Mexico

The fast-growing midsize city has become a hot spot for global fashion retail brands looking to capitalize on the country’s accelerating economy.

clock May 19, 2014Ivan Castano

France's The Kooples is prepping to open a store on Fillmore Street.

Retail

Keeping Fillmore Street’s Fashion Flavor

Fashion and beauty brands have been clamoring to claim a spot in this San Francisco neighborhood.

clock May 19, 2014Khanh T.L. Tran

Madison Avenue is attracting younger, trendier stores.

Retail

Madison Avenue’s Mystique

The avenue is thriving and evolving but remains true to its sophisticated fundamentals.

clock May 19, 2014David Moin

A rendering of Boulevard in White Plains, N.Y.

Retail

On the Horizon in White Plains

The Boulevard mall is expected to open by the fourth quarter of 2016, and is being designed by BLT Architects of Philadelphia.

clock May 19, 2014Sharon Edelson

Retail

Ullman Touts Successes at Penney’s Annual Meeting

Analysts remain cautious on the company’s long-term prospects.

clock May 18, 2014Holly Haber and Vicki M. Young

Louis Vuitton Resort 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Louis Vuitton Resort 2015

Ghesquière’s collection was a resolutely youthful affair, one that he worked in contrasting colors and materials to joyously dissonant effect.

clock May 17, 2014WWD Staff

Louise Wilson

Fashion Features

British Designers Remember Louise Wilson

Tough-talking professor was a “hero” to scores of students.

clock May 18, 2014Samantha Conti

Business Features

Rachel Roy Wins Round One Against Jones

New York State Supreme Court Justice Jeffrey Oing granted the designer an injunction barring The Jones Group from proceeding with the sale of her business.

clock May 19, 2014Vicki M. Young

John McGrath, Stacy Van Praagh, Reed Krakoff, Andrew Comley of Reed Krakoff.

Designer and Luxury

Phillips Collection Honors Reed Krakoff

Krakoff is the first designer to receive The Phillips honor.

clock May 19, 2014Liza Casabona

A Snapchat from Free People featuring Erin Wasson.

Media

Snapchat: Catching the Eye of Fashion

Brands are beginning to mine the marketing potential of the digital company’s ephemeral messages.

clock May 19, 2014Rachel Strugatz

The dining room of Horchata.

Lifestyle

Feast for the Eye: Horchata Opens in Greenwich Village

The space has an inviting and intimate vibe, like you just strolled into a friend’s backyard for an alfresco dinner.

clock May 19, 2014Taylor Harris

A look from Oscar de la Renta's fall 2014 Collection shown during the Audi Fashion Festival.

Designer and Luxury

Oscar de la Renta Shows in Singapore

Sunday’s runway show at the Audi Fashion Festival sold out within an hour of tickets going on sale to the public, according to organizers.

clock May 19, 2014Victoria Ho

Trina Turk's sketch for "The Wizard of Oz" Dorothy doll.

Fashion Features

Designers Dress the Ladies of ‘Oz’

The collaboration with the Tonner Doll Collection celebrates the film’s 75th anniversary and its initiative for Habitat for Humanity.

clock May 19, 2014Marcy Medina

Fashion Scoops

The Costume Institute Sets Sights on China

Next spring’s exhibition is said to be all about China, though before that happens a fall one is being planned.

clock May 19, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Fashion Scoops

Memorial Service Set for Art Ortenberg

The service will be held May 28 at The Times Center at 242 West 41st Street in New York.

clock May 19, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Scoops

Sunday Times of London Releases Annual Rich List

Roughly one-third of the 25 richest people in Europe are from the fashion, beauty or luxury goods industries.

clock May 19, 2014Samantha Conti

George Clooney

Fashion Scoops

George Clooney Turns Out for Omega Event in Shanghai

The Hollywood actor was the star attraction at “Le Jardin Secret,” a gala dinner hosted by Omega in Shanghai on Friday evening.

clock May 19, 2014Casey Hall

Harry Winston Avenue C Precious Marquetry

Watches

Swatch Thinks Big for Harry Winston

A year after completing its acquisition, the group is looking to build Harry Winston into a billion-dollar brand.

clock May 19, 2014Joelle Diderich

Media

Elle Searches for New Creative Director

It’s been about a month since Joe Zee, Elle’s creative director decamped for Yahoo, leaving Hearst’s fashion glossy without its most public personality.

clock May 19, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Media

Gloria Baume Exiting Teen Vogue

The news was confirmed by the publication on Friday.

clock May 19, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

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