Hear Peter Copping To Sign On at Oscar

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Oscar de la Renta is close to signing Peter Copping in a lead design role, WWD has learned. SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Financial

Rena Lange Files for Insolvency

The Munich-based fashion house was in the midst of an expansion drive.

clock September 10, 2014Melissa Drier

Lizzy Caplan

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Proenza Schouler Spring 2015

Lizzy Caplan, Rachel Zoe, Rachel Feinstein and Russell Westbrook sat front row at the show.

clock September 10, 2014Erik Maza

Proenza Schouler RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Proenza Schouler RTW Spring 2015

Two American boys living the American Dream, Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough looked to the homeland for their spring collection.

clock September 10, 2014WWD Staff

Designer and Luxury

Graeme Black Exits Les Copains

Stefania Bandiera is to design the collection for spring 2015.

clock September 11, 2014Luisa Zargani

Outside a Lululemon store.

Financial

Lululemon Stock Spikes on Q2 Gain

Results beat modest expectations and the brand forecasts positive comparable sales in the third quarter.

clock September 11, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Human Resources

Dan Cherian Joins VF in Innovation Role

Former Nike executive will oversee research hubs in Alameda, Calif., and Stratham, N.H.

clock September 11, 2014Arnold J. Karr

Ralph Lauren RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Ralph Lauren RTW Spring 2015

For spring, Lauren is embracing a practical approach to dressing for day and evening.

clock September 11, 2014WWD Staff

Julianne Moore

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Ralph Lauren

Julianne Moore, Bruce Weber, Rachel Zoe, Lily Kwong and Lauren Remington Platt were among guests in the front row.

clock September 11, 2014Erik Maza

J Mendel RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

J. Mendel RTW Spring 2015

Gilles Mendel’s fur collections for J.Mendel grew over the years to include extensive ready-to-wear looks, but this was not quite the case for spring.

clock September 11, 2014WWD Staff

Calvin Klein Collection RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Calvin Klein Collection RTW Spring 2015

Francisco Costa delivered a show of sleek power, optimizing many of the elements key to the canon of Calvin, but also those especially relevant to now.

clock September 11, 2014WWD Staff

"Those social networks, there's something sad about them. ... It's like a talkative mirror where people talk to themselves."
-- Karl Lagerfeld

Media

Media People: Q&A With Karl Lagerfeld

The designer can now add newspaper publisher to his long list of media accomplishments.

clock September 12, 2014Miles Socha

Film Still from In the Mood for Love, 2000.

Fashion Features

Costume Institute to Focus on China

In the spring, the Metropolitan Museum of Art will stage “Chinese Whispers: Tales of the East in Art, Film and Fashion.”

clock September 12, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

Jean Colonna

Designer and Luxury

Jean Colonna Opens First Paris Boutique

The French designer, who rose to prominence in the Nineties, has relaunched his signature label and set up his first store in Paris this week.

clock September 12, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Christopher Raeburn RTW Fall 2014

Fashion Features

London Makes Contemporary Push

As the city’s younger generation of designers matures, some are taking the leap into the advanced contemporary market.

clock September 12, 2014Samantha Conti

Marc Jacobs RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Marc Jacobs RTW Spring 2015

A major showman, Jacobs staged for spring a performance-art piece worked around a stellar collection based on a single, mundane concept: uniforms.

clock September 11, 2014WWD Staff

Leigh Lezark at the Jeremy Scott after party.

Parties

Oontz Oontz Oontz: Last Night of NYFW

As the week drew to a close, it was hard not to think of the marathon that accompanied it: the dinners, the shows, the cocktails, the parties, and on and on.

clock September 12, 2014Taylor Harris and Erik Maza and Lauren McCarthy and Kristen Tauer

Oscar de la Renta at his spring '15 show.

Designer and Luxury

Hear Peter Copping to Join Oscar de la Renta

Rumors have been circulating for some time that de la Renta was scouting Copping, who has been creative director of Nina Ricci since 2009.

clock September 12, 2014Jessica Iredale

Fashion Scoops

Costume National’s Ennio Capasa Publishes Biography

Titled “A New World,” the book, published by Italian company Bompiani, is focused on the two years the designer spent in Tokyo in the Eighties.

clock September 12, 2014Alessandra Turra

Fashion Scoops

CFDA Fashion Incubator Class Presents Collections

On Thursday morning, a new batch of young designers debuted their collections on DigitalFashionShows.com, a production of KCD Digital.

clock September 12, 2014Lauren McCarthy

Fashion Scoops

TIFF 2014: Guess Denim Lounge Draws a Crowd at Toronto Film Fest

Al Pacino, Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon passed through.

clock September 12, 2014Jenny Sundel

UNPREDICTABLE PAIRINGS: Makeup by Diane Kendal at Thakoon

Beauty Features

New York Spring 2015 Collections: Novel Beauty Techniques

Makeup artists mixed it up backstage this season by applying rouge to the lips and lip gloss to the eyelids.

clock September 12, 2014WWD Staff

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Karl Lagerfeld's Chanel, Best Red Carpet Looks

Fashion

EXCLUSIVE: Chanel Sponsors Deauville American Film Festival

clock 12hJoelle Diderich

Social Studies