NYC to Invest $3.5M In Fashion Incubator

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New York City officials today will reveal plans to invest $3.5 million in a new fashion epicenter called the Manufacturing Innovation Hub for Apparel, Textiles & Wearable Tech.SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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McQ Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

McQ Pre-Fall 2015

The street always factors into McQ collections, but for pre-fall its influence was noticeably toned down.

clock December 3, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

Dow Famulak, Bruce Rockowitz, David Beckham and Simon Fuller.

Ready To Wear

David Beckham Signs Global Brands Deal

The former soccer star and his business partner Simon Fuller will develop his brand and work with sports and entertainment stars.

clock December 3, 2014Ellen Sheng

Brian Krzanich

Textiles

Luxottica Signs Intel Deal for Wearable Tech

The first product resulting from the collaboration is expected to debut in 2015.

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Emporio Armani Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Emporio Armani Pre-Fall 2015

Relaxed but controlled silhouettes gave the collection a polished ease.

clock December 3, 2014Alessandra Turra

Alexander Wang Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Alexander Wang Pre-Fall 2015

The collection features a range of looks and proportions that a girl can mix and match with street-style-loving bravado.

clock December 3, 2014Bridget Foley

Giorgio Armani Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Giorgio Armani Pre-Fall 2015

The designer reworked some of his signature micrographic patterns in suits cut with new architectural proportions.

clock December 3, 2014Alessandra Turra

Sweatshirt by Cuisse de Grenouille.

Textiles

French Indie Brands Look to Retail

But more and more French men’s wear labels, especially those in accessories and swimwear, are taking the plunge.

clock December 3, 2014Paulina Szmydke

3.1 Phillip Lim Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

3.1 Phillip Lim Pre-Fall 2015

One of the designer’s strongest collections in some time centered on pragmatic clothes with charming detail.

clock December 3, 2014Marc Karimzadeh

Derek Lam 10 Crosby Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Derek Lam 10 Crosby Pre-Fall 2015

Elizabeth Giardina culled inspiration from Brazilian artist Lygia Pape’s work.

clock December 4, 2014Kristi Garced

Christian Siriano Pre-Fall 2015

Fashion Show Reviews

Christian Siriano Pre-Fall 2015

The vast lineup was inspired by the wardrobe of Greta Garbo in the 1931 film “Mata Hari.”

clock December 3, 2014Kristi Garced

Harley Viera-Newton and Dev Hynes

Parties

Art Basel Day 1: Beginning Art

Ian Schrager, Louis Vuitton and Tommy Hiliger kicked off the festivities in Miami.

clock December 3, 2014Erik Maza

On the street in London.

Fashion Features

They Are Wearing: A Tale of Two Cities

The bar for men’s style has been raised in the two financial capitals of the world: Wall Street and the City of London.

clock December 4, 2014Alex Badia

A look from Jenny Schwarz.

Designer and Luxury

In the Spotlight: Jenny Schwarz

The London-based Central Saint Martins graduate launched her men’s label earlier this year.

clock December 4, 2014WWD Staff

Todd Snyder shows on the runway in New York.

Designer and Luxury

New York Men’s Fashion Week Expected in July

Although the final dates have not yet been set, sources said shows would be held on July 20 to 22.

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Inside Vineyard Vines' Third Avenue store in Manhattan.

Retail

Vineyard Vines Docks on Upper East Side

The store had a soft opening before Thanksgiving and so far, sales are exceeding expectations.

clock December 4, 2014Jean E. Palmieri

Financial

Teen Retailers See Tough Q3; Firms Cut Guidance

Abercrombie & Fitch, Claire’s Stores, Aéropostale and Pacific Sunwear all showed that there’s still much work to be done in the fourth quarter and beyond.

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The men’s department at the Longchamp store on the Champs-Elysées.

Designer and Luxury

Longchamp Gets a Home on Champs-Élysées

On Friday, the French leather goods firm is to open a 5,400-square-foot flagship at number 77.

clock December 4, 2014Joelle Diderich

A rendering of the Manufacturing Innovation Hub for Apparel, Textiles & Wearable Tech.

Fashion Features

NYC to Invest $3.5M in Fashion Incubator in Brooklyn

City officials today will reveal plans to invest in a new fashion epicenter called the Manufacturing Innovation Hub for Apparel, Textiles & Wearable Tech.

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Fashion Scoops

Sarah Rutson Joins Net-a-porter.com

She has been named vice president of global buying and will be based at the retailer’s New York offices.

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Fashion Scoops

Theory to Mark New Store Opening in Miami

Andrew Rosen, chief executive officer of Theory and Christie’s, will host a cocktail reception tonight.

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Troy Young

Media

Troy Young Leading the Charge at Hearst Digital

Young, who joined Hearst 18 months ago, took charge of the Web properties in order to grow its audience and design a platform to help increase revenues.

clock December 4, 2014Alexandra Steigrad

Essentialist

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