‘Like’ Minded

WWD, October 2, 2015

Overview

  In his Lanvin collection, Alber Elbaz delivered a sartorial mix ranging from tweeds with faux fray to goddess gowns and fanciful embroideries and sparkles — like this sequin mini coatdress — all intended to look good on the runway as well as on a smartphone screen.   SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Fashion Scoops

Christopher Bastin Exits Gant

The men’s wear designer was named creative director of the label in 2012.

clock October 1, 2015Alessandra Turra

Bebe Stores Inc.

Financial

Bebe in Reorganization Mode

Founder Manny Mashouf will help with the reorganization initiative.

clock October 1, 2015Vicki M. Young

Neiman Marcus

Retail

Neiman’s Cuts Staff, Cites Reinvestments

The cuts will affect all divisions but not customer-facing roles.

clock October 1, 2015David Moin

Bonpoint fragrance

Markets

Bonpoint Marks 40th Anniversary

The upscale French children’s label is evolving into a lifestyle brand, expanding with beauty, home and clothing for older consumers.

clock October 1, 2015Paulina Szmydke

Financial

Mobile Commerce Continues Rapid Growth

Shopping on a mobile phone or tablet will dominate in the next few years. Despite this trend, many shopping categories have yet to capitalize on this growth.

clock October 1, 2015Maghan McDowell

Lanvin RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Lanvin RTW Spring 2016

Alber Elbaz went “like” minded for spring, delivered a sartorial mix of looks — all intended to look good on the runway as well as on a smartphone screen.

clock October 1, 2015Bridget Foley

Rick Owens RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Rick Owens RTW Spring 2016

Realizing his fashions are about “distorting the figure,” Rick Owens recruited gymnasts and dancers to carry others in acts of support amid the models on his spring runway.

clock October 1, 2015Miles Socha

Chloé RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Chloé RTW Spring 2016

Clare Waight Keller’s rainbow-powered spring collection for Chloe was one of the happiest of the season.

clock October 1, 2015Jessica Iredale

Balmain RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Balmain RTW Spring 2016

Olivier Rousteing outfitted his super-sexy Balmain glamazons in sleek knitted bodysuits, wide-open latticework and tribal-inspired macramé.

clock October 1, 2015Bridget Foley

Fashion Show Reviews

Vêtements RTW Spring 2016

clock October 1, 2015WWD Staff

Paco Rabanne RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Paco Rabanne RTW Spring 2016

Julien Dossena showed a techno-hippy collection that embraced embroideries, shaggy fringe and other crafty touches.

clock October 1, 2015Miles Socha

Karl Lagerfeld RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Karl Lagerfeld RTW Spring 2016

The designer’s photogenic feline Choupette staged another style coupe of his signature collection — claws and all.

clock October 1, 2015Miles Socha

Ann Demeulemeester RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Ann Demeulemeester RTW Spring 2016

Ann Demeulemeester’s spring runway was a sum of tailoring, tribal effects and a touch of S&M.

clock October 1, 2015Jessica Iredale

Carven RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Carven RTW Spring 2016

Adrien Caillaudaud and Alexis Martial navigated a nautical theme for their second Carven runway show.

clock October 1, 2015Joelle Diderich

Manish Arora RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Manish Arora
 RTW Spring 2016

Embellishment was key to Manish Arora’s vibrant disco gypsy aesthetic for spring.

clock October 1, 2015Paulina Szmydke

Barbara Bui RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Barbara Bui RTW Spring 2016

Barbara Bui’s spring collection had fringe, leather, lingerie and bare flesh to spare.

clock October 1, 2015Jessica Iredale

AF Vandevorst RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

A.F. Vandevorst RTW Spring 2016

Divergent worlds collided on An Vandevorst and Filip Arickx’s spring runway as they channeled a biker rally in the Far East.

clock October 1, 2015Paulina Szmydke

Talbot Runhof RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Talbot Runhof RTW Spring 2016

Marella Agnelli inspired Johnny Talbot and Adrian Runhof’s insouciant and harmonious spring collection, which explored the notion of comfortable elegance.

clock October 1, 2015Paulina Szmydke

Wanda Nylon RTW Spring 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Wanda Nylon RTW Spring 2016

Change was in the air as the label known for its water-repellent fabrics added dresses, skirts and jumpsuits to the lineup of its first runway show.

clock October 1, 2015Jennifer Weil

Zuhair Murad and Sarah Jessica Parker

Parties

Sarah Jessica Parker, Jennifer Hudson at New York City Ballet’s Fall Gala

Fashion designers and dancers turned out for the New York City Ballet’s fall gala.

clock October 1, 2015Misty White Sidell

Designer and Luxury

Friends, Family, Clients Turn Out for Scaasi Memorial

clock October 1, 2015WWD Staff

The Ralph Lauren store in São Paulo.

Designer and Luxury

New Ralph Lauren CEO Stefan Larsson’s Pay Package Detailed

Stefan Larsson’s compensation package revealed in SEC filing.

clock October 1, 2015Lisa Lockwood

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Lanvin Spring 2016

clock October 1, 2015WWD Staff

Kris Jenner and Jada Pinkett Smith

Fashion Scoops

Front Row at Balmain Spring 2016

Diplo and Travis Scott were among the guests at the show.

clock October 1, 2015Joelle Diderich

Salt-N-Pepa

Media

Salt-N-Pepa Rock the Clio Awards, Talk New Workout Line

The advertising industry came together on Wednesday night for the 56th annual Clio Awards to toast the best work in their field this year.

clock October 1, 2015Alexandra Steigrad

Media

Louise Beveridge Departs From Kering

Kering said a new communications director for the company will be appointed in due course.

clock October 2, 2015WWD Staff

Josh Tyrangiel

Media

Josh Tyrangiel Exits Bloomberg – and the Guessing Game Starts

Bloomberg chief content officer Josh Tyrangiel has resigned, WWD has learned.

clock October 1, 2015Alexandra Steigrad

Jonathan Zrihen

Beauty Features

Groupe Clarins Names CEO

Jonathan Zrihen, formerly company chief operating officer, took up the post on Thursday, succeeding Philip Shearer.

clock October 1, 2015Jennifer Weil and Pete Born

A visual from Shiseido's new ad campaign featuring Enikő Mihalik, Imman Hammam and Asia Chow, shot by Mario Sorrenti.

Hair

Shiseido Dons an International Persona With New Ad Campaign

New campaign is designed to reach a broader base of consumers around the world.

clock October 1, 2015Amanda Kaiser

Dior Prepares for Spring 2016 Show

Fashion Scoops

Dior Prepares for Spring 2016 Show

Workers were seen Thursday laying sod on the Cour Carre of the Louvre and adding blue flowers.

clock October 1, 2015Miles Socha

Tom Ford Spring 2016 RTW

Designer and Luxury

Watch Now: Lady Gaga in Tom Ford Spring 2016 Collection Video

The all-star cast also includes Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Armie Hammer, and Isla Fisher.

clock October 2, 2015Samantha Conti

Essentialist

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