Dov’s departure Ouster of Charney Leaves American Apparel in Flux

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The high-wire act that was Dov Charney as chairman and chief executive officer of American Apparel Inc. met its abrupt — and some believe inevitable — end Wednesday.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Carine Roitfeld

Beauty Features

The Fragrance Foundation Names Award Winners

The foundation held its annual awards ceremony at Lincoln Center Monday evening.

clock June 17, 2014Pete Born

Maria Cornejo


Maria Cornejo Parties With West Coast Friends

The designer threw an “(Almost) Midsummer Night’s Dinner” at Chateau Marmont.

clock June 18, 2014Marcy Medina

Keri Russell with Kate Mara in Sandro.


Coach Takes Over the High Line

Chloë Grace Moretz and Chloë Sevigny were two of the actresses who came to Coach’s annual summer soiree to benefit the Friends of the High Line organization.

clock June 18, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Mergers and Acquisitions

Samsonite Buys Gregory for $85 Million

The deal, expected to close in late July, is the company’s third acquisition so far this year.

clock June 19, 2014Amanda Kaiser and Casey Hall


Woolworths’ David Jones Deal in Limbo

Retail magnate Solomon Lew has amassed a 9.9 percent stake in the Australian department store chain.

clock June 19, 2014Patty Huntington

A bag from John Edwards of Florian London.

Fashion Scoops

Independent Handbag Designer Awards Names Winners

The awards ceremony was held at the School of Visual Arts Theatre.

clock June 19, 2014Lauren McCarthy


New Team at Self Coming Together

Joyce Chang’s newest hire is Melissa Ventosa Martin, who will join the magazine on June 30 as fashion director.

clock June 19, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Vera Wang and Eva Chow


Vera Wang Toasts New L.A. Store

Her new Rodeo Drive flagship, done in a moodier palette — sooty grays and blacks — than her previous store concepts, was feted with a cocktail party.

clock June 19, 2014Marcy Medina

La Perla Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Features

La Perla Men’s RTW Spring 2015

Emiliano Rinaldi’s debut collection for La Perla men’s was a compelling blend of luxurious loungewear interspersed with modern athletic numbers.

clock June 19, 2014WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Mayhoola Appoints Pal Zileri Exec Team

Under new parent firm Mayhoola for Invesments, the luxury men’s wear brand is fleshing out its management with two new executives.

clock June 19, 2014Luisa Zargani

Z Zegna Men's RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Features

Z Zegna Men’s RTW Spring 2015

The design team headed by Murray Scallon and Paul Surridge offered a fresh mix of sporty, cool numbers and sleek sartorial options.

clock June 19, 2014WWD Staff

Ron Herman Denim

Fashion Features

Pitti Uomo: Brands to Watch

Pitti has drawn several exciting new brands, especially in growth areas such as contemporary sportswear and footwear.

clock June 20, 2014WWD Staff


PVH Sees $2B Opportunity in In-house Add-Ons

Licenses and joint ventures stand to boost profitability and expand revenues, ceo tells annual meeting.

clock June 19, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Laurent Philippon styling backstage.

Human Resources

Bumble and bumble Appoints Laurent Philippon

He will be the first global artistic director, effective July 1.

clock June 19, 2014Julie Naughton

Alicia Keys in her Chelsea studio.


Alicia Keys Fronts Givenchy’s Newest Fragrance

With her first beauty campaign, the singer’s proving she can easily go the distance while juggling a daunting number of projects.

clock June 20, 2014Julie Naughton

Dov Charney


Assessing the Post-Dov Charney American Apparel

The high-wire act that was Charney as chairman and ceo of the company met its abrupt — and some believe inevitable — end Wednesday.

clock June 20, 2014Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young and David Moin and Marcy Medina and Arnold J. Karr

Stuart Vevers at the Coach Fall 2014 Presentation

Designer and Luxury

Coach Plans to Close 70 North American Stores

With a series of major initiatives, the company seeks improvement on the global stage while restructuring its North American business.

clock June 20, 2014Vicki M. Young and Lauren McCarthy

Knitted Blazers: Altea


Bullish and Busy at Pitti Immagine Uomo

The show has drawn several exciting new brands, especially in growth areas such as contemporary sportswear and footwear.

clock June 20, 2014Alessandra Turra and Paulina Szmydke and Alex Badia

Photographer Bruce Weber honored by 100 Women for the Arts at the Detroit Institute of Arts.


Condé Nast Hits Detroit to Celebrate Bruce Weber Exhibit

Executives, editors and publishers took a trip to celebrate the photographer’s new exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts.

clock June 20, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

A Brioni campaign image shot by Paolo Roversi.


Brioni Taps Photographer Paolo Roversi for Fall

The images for the luxury men’s brand are marked by a warm light of soft sepia tones that look as if they were hand painted.

clock June 20, 2014Luisa Zargani


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