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Retail

Speculation Grows About Baker's Chase for Neiman's

A deal to sell the Dallas-based luxury chain would be difficult to execute.

clock 18hDavid Moin

Fashion

Inside Giorgio Armani's Chic Spring Collection

Dubbing his collection ‘Charmani,’ Giorgio Armani’s spring line radiated a chic charm that felt fresh and alluring.

clock September 23, 2016Bridget Foley

Fashion

Versace Rethinks Ath-leisure for Spring 2017

Donatella Versace played an athletic hand for the win for spring.

clock September 24, 2016Jessica Iredale

Prada Profits Decline as Group Consolidates

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Overview

Prada SpA is in transition — and its profits are feeling the impact. The luxury fashion house reported a 23.8 percent drop in net profits for the first quarter.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Show Reviews

Karolina Zmarlak Resort 2015

The designer’s collection is defined by modernist, minimal silhouettes and a clean palette of black, navy and cream.

clock May 30, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Jonathan Simkhai Resort 2015

While his fall collection offered sporty touches to temper the aggressively feminine lineup, this time around they were front and center.

clock June 2, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Cushnie et Ochs Resort 2015

The designers had safaris in mind for their latest collection.

clock June 3, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

JC de Castelbajac Resort 2015

The French Riviera lifestyle — and its wicker baskets — served as the drawing points for resort.

clock June 3, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Rebecca Minkoff Resort 2015

Minkoff looked to the Ibiza’s traditional elements, such as intricate lacework and the rich hues of the Mediterranean, and worked them into modern silhouettes.

clock June 4, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Marissa Webb Resort 2015

Marissa Webb is adamant about a few things for resort: men’s wear fabrics, geometric angles and “high-low” cuts.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Stan Smith Makes Appearance at Colette

The American tennis legend played “shoe salesman” in Paris on Thursday morning.

clock June 5, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Business

Currency, Wholesale Changes Hit Prada Net

The luxury fashion house on Thursday reported a 23.8 percent drop in net profits for the first quarter.

clock June 5, 2014Luisa Zargani

Financial

Better Weather Boosts May Sales

Most stores beat monthly estimates in small comp sample.

clock June 6, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Financial

Vince Holding Beats Estimates in Q1

Jill Granoff, chairman and ceo, said in a conference call to Wall Street analysts the company delivered double-digit growth across all distribution channels.

clock June 5, 2014Vicki M. Young

Business

Jan Singer Named CEO at Spanx

The executive will report to Sara Blakely, the founder and owner of the company.

clock June 6, 2014David Moin

Fashion Show Reviews

Clover Canyon Resort 2015

Rozae Nichols took her girls on a South American adventure for resort.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Honor Resort 2015

Giovanna Randall’s Honor collection was inspired by the Old West and desert flowers.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Calvin Klein Collection Resort 2015

Francisco Costa worked from a late Sixties/early Seventies point of view for resort, mostly in terms of silhouette.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Fragrance

Vince Camuto Launches Amore Scent

On the heels of the launch of its latest men’s pillar, the designer is continuing to develop his women’s fragrance stable.

clock June 6, 2014Jayme Cyk

Executive Changes

L’Oréal USA Names Marie Gulin as CMO

Gulin was most recently global head of integrated marketing communications for L’Oréal Paris, a role the executive had since 2010.

clock June 5, 2014Jennifer Weil and Jayme Cyk

Fashion Show Reviews

Michael Kors Resort 2015

With his strong resort lineup, Michael Kors finely balanced romance with a tomboy attitude, often uniting the two in the same look.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Lisa Perry Resort 2015

Françoise Hardy was the key inspiration for the designer’s resort collection, because she considers the French icon “a Renaissance woman,” Perry said.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Government and Trade

Stefan Selig Confirmed for Key Commerce Post

He will help coordinate President Obama’s Made in America push and national export initiative.

clock June 5, 2014Kristi Ellis

Financial

PVH Still Bullish on Second Half After Tough Q1

CEO Emanuel Chirico expects Calvin Klein initiatives to take hold.

clock June 5, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Fashion Show Reviews

Baja East Resort 2015

The signature Bajas came in new breezy silk and silk-linen fabrications, and reversible boardshorts were done in calfskin lined with French terry.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Show Reviews

Yigal Azrouël Resort 2015

Suiting was at the heart of the designer’s resort collection, but not the stuffy banker sort.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Financial

J. Crew Group Sees Pickup in Q2 Traffic

COO James Scully discussed the company’s disappointing first-quarter results on a conference call Thursday.

clock June 5, 2014David Moin

Fashion Show Reviews

Bibhu Mohapatra Resort 2015

“My woman buys these clothes to celebrate the holidays, not to take them traveling on a yacht,” said Bibhu Mohapatra of resort.

clock June 5, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Bergdorf’s Hosts Meet-and-Greet With DVF

Monday’s CFDA awards were just the start of what has been whirlwind week for Diane von Furstenberg.

clock June 5, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Parties

Gucci’s New York Doubleheader

It’s not that often that Frida Giannini breezes into town, so when she arrived in Manhattan earlier this week, it was cause for celebration.

clock June 6, 2014Marc Karimzadeh and Taylor Harris

People

Talking Horses and Gucci With Victor Espinoza

The California Chrome jockey will be gunning for the first Triple Crown win in 36 years at Saturday’s Belmont Stakes — and he’s doing so in considerable style.

clock June 6, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg

Department Stores

Department Stores Battle for Market Share

Two percent might be the magic number for companies struggling to maintain their businesses as online players gain momentum.

clock June 6, 2014Evan Clark

Fragrance

My Burberry Scent Nods to Iconic Trench

In its quest to become a top-10 player in the luxury beauty arena, the brand is set for its biggest launch yet.

clock June 6, 2014Samantha Conti and Lara Farrar

Fragrance

Alexander Wang Unveils First Balenciaga Scent

With B Balenciaga, the designer taps into the house’s heritage, filtered through his own modern perspective.

clock June 6, 2014Julie Naughton

Fragrance

Frédéric Malle Highlights Architects at Second New York Store

The fragrance pioneer has married his twin passions for perfume and architecture with the opening of his West Village boutique.

clock June 6, 2014Pete Born

Eyewear

Olivia Palermo, Westward Leaning Team Up

Westward Leaning is betting on Olivia Palermo’s selling power.

clock June 6, 2014Rachel Strugatz

People

Sarah Greene’s Irish Entrance

Nominated for a Tony Award for her performance in “The Cripple of Inishmaan,” the Cork native is Broadway’s breakout star.

clock June 6, 2014Jessica Iredale and Mayte Allende

Memo Pad

Yahoo’s Lee Sosin Heading to Hearst

The former vice president of strategy solutions for Yahoo will join Hearst Magazines Digital Media as senior vice president on Monday.

clock June 6, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Memo Pad

Kering Racks Up Accolades for Green Initiatives

Most recently, Kering has been recognized as one of the greenest companies worldwide by Newsweek magazine’s Green Rankings.

clock June 6, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Fashion Scoops

Cash & Rocket Charity Motor Tour Returns

Riders this year include Maria Grazia Chiuri, Chloe Green, Averyl Oates and Franca Sozzani.

clock June 6, 2014Samantha Conti

Fashion Scoops

Korean Designer Juun.J Planning Global Pop-up Store Project

The series of 11 temporary venues will be set up simultaneously in eight different countries.

clock June 6, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Fashion Scoops

Reed Krakoff in Conversation at American Federation of Arts Luncheon

The AFA orchestrated an open talk between the designer and Margaret Russell, editor in chief of Architectural Digest.

clock June 6, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Fashion Scoops

Tonner Doll Co. Creates Carmen Dell’Orefice Doll

The Kingston, N.Y., company has created what it claims is the first doll to depict a mature woman.

clock June 6, 2014Sharon Edelson

Essentialist

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The candidates and their families wear George W. Bush-era fashions, conjuring adversarial, provocative styles that could emerge during either party’s administration: From left to right: Chelsea Clinton as Paris Hilton, Hillary Clinton in Juicy Couture, Bill Clinton as Blink-182’s Travis Barker, Melania Trump as Avril Lavigne, and Ivanka and Donald Trump as Britney Spears and Kevin Federline.

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Could the Election Be Good for Fashion?

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