Calvin Klein Scores in NYFW Social Race

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Overview

Justin Bieber in his Calvins was the star of New York Fashion Week. Calvin Klein scored the week’s most retweeted moment, when the pop star stripped down to his skivvies at the Fashion Rocks show.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Camilla Belle in Parker.

Parties

Stars Celebrate Parker’s Shopping App Capsule

Rashida Jones, Malin Akerman and Angela Lindvall, were among celebrities that came out to celebrate the brand’s collaboration with new app, “Spring.”

clock September 17, 2014Lindzi Scharf

Teresa and Margherita Missoni

Fashion Scoops

Loewe Fetes Milan Store

Creative director Jonathan Anderson was in Italy for the event.

clock September 18, 2014Miles Socha

Amy Adams

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Max Mara

Amy Adams, who fronts the latest Max Mara ads, was quickly whisked to her seat at the Italian brand’s show on Thursday.

clock September 18, 2014Luisa Zargani

Max Mara RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Max Mara RTW Spring 2015

The lean shapes summoned Seventies bourgeois, a sophisticated silhouette that got bogged down by styling and prints.

clock September 18, 2014WWD Staff

Emporio Armani RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Emporio Armani RTW Spring 2015

Think blue, everywhere and at all times. Giorgio Armani made the point effectively in his Emporio Armani spring lineup.

clock September 18, 2014WWD Staff

Nick Wooster

Fashion Scoops

Nick Wooster to Design Capsule for Woolmark

The loungewear and underwear collection is slated to debut at Pitti Uomo in January.

clock September 18, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Serata Vogue Talents SS2015 Milan

Fashion Scoops

New Talents Get Spotlight in Milan

Emerging designers mingled with industry heavyweights at the Who Is on Next and Vogue Talents event.

clock September 18, 2014Joelle Diderich

Fendi RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Fendi RTW Spring 2015

The show — if a bit all over the place — was young and fresh, showing Karl Lagerfeld’s prowess with filmy fabrics as much as fur.

clock September 18, 2014WWD Staff

Uma Wang RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Uma Wang RTW Spring 2015

A sense of history permeated the Uma Wang show, and it wasn’t just the grand setting of Milan’s Palazzo Reale.

clock September 18, 2014WWD Staff

Fashion Scoops

Renzo Rosso Denies Rumors of Deal With John Galliano

Rumors intensified in Milan this week that Rosso might be considering a deal with Galliano, but Renzo firmly denied the rumor before the Just Cavalli show.

clock September 18, 2014Luisa Zargani

Fashion Scoops

Giorgio Armani Muses on Company Future

Italian designer voiced opinions on a possible sale and the Scottish question.

clock September 18, 2014Luisa Zargani

Just Cavalli RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Just Cavalli RTW Spring 2015

An energetic Ibiza vibe was the main inspiration for Roberto Cavalli at his Just Cavalli line.

clock September 18, 2014WWD Staff

Acqua Dell’Elba

Beauty Features

Italy’s Inner Beauty

The origin of the ingredients is becoming more important in cosmetics and fragrances.

clock September 19, 2014Cynthia Martens

Versace

Business Features

A Moment of Reinvention in Italy

Made in Italy comprises the product as well as the stories behind it.

clock September 19, 2014Luisa Zargani

High-end suedelike synthetic fabrics by Alcantara.

Textiles

Made in Italy: Stepping Up the Eco-Culture

Sustainability has been a hot topic in the Italian fashion system as brands and their suppliers increase their commitment to green processes and practices.

clock September 19, 2014Emily Backus

Made in Italy Section ii prato

Government and Trade

Made in Italy: The Prato Challenge

Solving the sweatshop crisis in the Prato region requires education and dialogue between the city and Italian and Chinese factory owners.

clock September 19, 2014Cynthia Martens

In June, Fiera Digitale revamped e-Pitti's look. Here, the Pitti Uomo site.

Retail

Made in Italy: Catching Up in E-commerce

Italian e-tailers are getting aggressive.

clock September 19, 2014Alessandra Turra

Etro

Fashion Features

Made in Italy: Art to Wear

Distinctive patterns become house signatures.

clock September 19, 2014Emily Backus

The Hourglass flagship in Los Angeles.

Color Cosmetics

Hourglass Opens Los Angeles Flagship

The store is located around the corner from the company’s headquarters in Venice, Calif.

clock September 18, 2014Rachel Brown

1963 Ferrari 250 GTO Berlinetta Scaglietti.

Designer and Luxury

Made in Italy: Design on the Industrial Front

Made in Italy’s global awareness rests on the country’s worldwide standing in furniture, industrial and automotive design.

clock September 19, 2014Luisa Zargani

Viggo Mortensen with Kirsten Dunst in Chanel Haute Couture.

Parties

Kirsten Dunst, Viggo Mortensen Attend ‘The Two Faces of January’ Screening

Wednesday night, it was all but assumed that Dunst would be wearing Rodarte to the screening of her latest movie.

clock September 18, 2014Kristen Tauer

Tommy and Dee Hilfiger with Jeff Koons.

Parties

Tommy Hilfiger Sponsors High Line Art Dinner

Among the 200 guests were Jeff Koons, Tommy and Dee Hilfiger, Terry and Tina Lundgren, and Ed Ruscha.

clock September 18, 2014Lisa Lockwood

Moschino RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Moschino RTW Spring 2015

Jeremy Scott presented a wardrobe straight out of the Barbie Dreamhouse for his spring collection.

clock September 18, 2014WWD Staff

Financial

Sears Stock Falls on Bearish Analyst Note

On Thursday Credit Suisse analyst Gary Balter ruminated about “The End” of the ailing retailer.

clock September 18, 2014Evan Clark

Prada RTW Spring 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Prada RTW Spring 2015

Miuccia Prada billed her spring collection as a celebration of fabric craft.

clock September 18, 2014WWD Staff

Claudio Marenzi

Government and Trade

EU Labeling Issue Flares Again

For years, European Union countries have been bickering over legislation that would mandate marking country of origin on consumer goods sold within its borders.

clock September 19, 2014Cynthia Martens

The 2015 Expo Gate in Piazza Castello in Milan.

Markets

Made in Italy: Milan Prepares for Intl. Showcase

The Universal Expo returns to Milan next year after almost a century, and the city is in a frenzy of activity prepping and polishing up.

clock September 19, 2014Luisa Zargani

The new Exemplaire store.

Designer and Luxury

Exemplaire Opens Flagship in Paris

The upscale knitwear label for men is opening its first stand-alone unit today at 334 Rue Saint-Honoré, Paris’ luxury shopping street.

clock September 19, 2014Paulina Szmydke

Government and Trade

USTR Presses Labor Case Against Guatemala

The office is charging that the country has failed to effectively enforce its own labor laws and fully comply with an 18-point enforcement plan.

clock September 19, 2014Kristi Ellis

Denim

ITC Investigating Denim Patent Case

The U.S. International Trade Commission said it is initiating an investigation into a patent infringement complaint regarding laser-abraded denim technology.

clock September 19, 2014Kristi Ellis

Activewear

Nike, Target Pull Adrian Peterson NFL Merchandise

As the league continues to regroup in the wake of the domestic violence controversy, a few key sponsors have somewhat distanced themselves.

clock September 19, 2014Rosemary Feitelberg and Jean E. Palmieri

Marie-Pierre Stark-Flora

Human Resources

Marie-Pierre Stark-Flora Joins Estée Lauder

She replaces Charisse Ford as senior vice president of global marketing.

clock September 19, 2014Julie Naughton

Robin Burns-McNeill, Michael Gould and Sara Moss.

Fragrance

Panel Seeks an Answer to Stagnating Dept. Store Fragrance Sales

The department-store scent business has been wandering in the wilderness for much of the last decade, and there’s no easy way out.

clock September 19, 2014Pete Born and Jayme Cyk

Justin Bieber and Lara Stone during the Fashion Rocks concert on Sept. 9.

Media

Calvin Klein Scores in #NYFW Social Race

From Justin Bieber in his Calvins to Ralph Lauren’s #Polo4D show in Central Park, WWD takes a look at the social highlights of New York Fashion Week.

clock September 19, 2014Rachel Strugatz

Angelica Cheung

Media

Media People: Vogue China’s Angelica Cheung

The magazine publishes about 400 to 500 pages a month and is considered one of the most successful international editions.

clock September 19, 2014Amy Chung

Fashion Scoops

Francesca Versace to Launch Lifestyle Collection

The globe-trotting designer described her future offer as “a series of desirable collectables for the unconventional traveler.”

clock September 19, 2014Samantha Conti

Made in Italy Section II

Business Features

Made in Italy: Stats & Facts

Italian apparel statistics complied by Eleanora Molesti.

clock September 19, 2014Eleonora Molesti

Essentialist

Today's Must Read

Talitha Getty by Jeanloup Sieff for Vogue Paris, February 1970.

Fashion

Saint Laurent Acquires Major Private Collection of Vintage YSL Clothes

clock 9hJoelle Diderich

Social Studies