Barneys Returns to Chelsea

WWD, February 15, 2016

Overview

  Barneys on Seventh Avenue and 16th Street opens today, marking the luxury retailer’s return to the very site where it was founded in 1923. It’s Barneys most modern statement to date.   SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

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Karolina Kurkova and Remo Ruffini at Moncler Grenoble Dinner Party, Fall Winter 2016, New York Fashion Week, America - 13 Feb 2016

Parties

Moncler Hosts Dinner at Tutto il Giorno

Naomi Campbell, Anna Cleveland and Victor Cruz attended the New York Fashion Week dinner.

clock February 14, 2016Ally Betker

Florence Welch Gucci Ambassador

People

Florence Welch on Alessandro Michele, Grammys and Fashion Faux Pas

The singer is nominted for five awards tonight.

clock February 15, 2016Marcy Medina

Altuzarra RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Altuzarra RTW Fall 2016

Inspired by Jim Jarmusch’s “Only Lovers Left Alive,” Joseph Altuzarra turned out a gem of a fall 2016 collection for his chic customer base.

clock February 13, 2016Bridget Foley

Fenty Puma by Rihanna RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Fenty Puma by Rihanna RTW Fall 2016

Fenty Puma by Rihanna was a sport-influenced take on Japanese streetwear, erotica, goth and the singer’s own style.

clock February 12, 2016Jessica Iredale

Adam Lippes RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Adam Lippes RTW Fall 2016

clock February 13, 2016WWD Staff

Monse RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Monse RTW Fall 2016

Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia’s sophomore collection took deconstructed looks to a sophisticated new level.

clock February 13, 2016Mayte Allende

Nicole Miller RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Nicole Miller RTW Fall 2016

Nicole Miller’s textural, whimsical fall collection was spurred by an image of a Scandinavian princess.

clock February 12, 2016Kristi Garced

Baja East RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Baja East RTW Fall 2016

clock February 13, 2016WWD Staff

Moncler Grenoble RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Moncler Grenoble RTW Fall 2016

A choreographed performance opened this dynamic presentation, which was all about being chic on the slopes.

clock February 13, 2016Alessandra Turra

Zang Toi RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Zang Toi RTW Fall 2016

Inspired by après-ski in the French Alps, the designer revealed a dimension beyond his traditional comfort zone.

clock February 14, 2016Roxanne Robinson

Alexander Wang RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Alexander Wang RTW Fall 2016

Intent on showing his rebellious side, Alexander Wang riffed on punks, prepsters, ladies, streetwear and an apparent obsession with pot in his fall collection, shown in a church.

clock February 13, 2016Jessica Iredale

Public School RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Public School RTW Fall 2016

Dress to survive and look good doing it — that seemed to be the message at Public School’s fall women’s collection.

clock February 14, 2016Jessica Iredale

Derek Lam RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Derek Lam RTW Fall 2016

Derek Lam’s fall collection was a beautiful blend of modernist and traditional luxury.

clock February 14, 2016Jessica Iredale

Victoria Beckham RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Victoria Beckham RTW Fall 2016

Victoria Beckham has always been her own muse. These days, she’s feeling an increasingly relaxed take on chic, and her fall collection reflected that shift.

clock February 14, 2016Bridget Foley

Elie Tahari RTW 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Elie Tahari RTW Fall 2016

Tahari creative director Fred Tutino channeled the Victorian period but gave it a modern edge.

clock February 14, 2016Roxanne Robinson

Sies Marjan RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Sies Marjan RTW Fall 2016

Sander Lak debuted his new luxury label Sies Marjan with elegant yet fresh proportions for fall 2016.

clock February 14, 2016Mayte Allende

Lacoste RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Lacoste RTW Fall 2016

A vintage ski inspiration was incorporated in this playful, casual fall women’s and men’s collection.

clock February 13, 2016Alessandra Turra and Aria Hughes

Hervé Léger RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Hervé Léger by Max Azria RTW Fall 2016

Lubov Azria took the bandage dress in a whole new direction for fall, adding a bit of rebel punk to he collection’s sex appeal.

clock February 13, 2016Antonia Sardone

Sophie Theallet RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Sophie Theallet RTW Fall 2016

The designer’s fall collection showcased her globally aware, devil-may-care spirit — at its best.

clock February 12, 2016Bobbi Queen

Monique Lhuillier RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Monique Lhuillier RTW Fall 2016

With her inventive mixing, matching and layering, Monique Lhuillier demonstrated her knack for doing pretty without ever getting precious.

clock February 14, 2016Bobbi Queen

Suno RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Suno RTW Fall 2016

Suno’s fall collection was at times charming, awkward and a combination of both.

clock February 13, 2016Jessica Iredale

Rachel Zoe RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Rachel Zoe RTW Fall 2016

Juxtaposing the masculine and the feminine, the designer offered a collection for the woman who is confident yet playful.

clock February 14, 2016Antonia Sardone

Hood by Air RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Hood by Air RTW Fall 2016

In his energetic fashion, Shayne Oliver juxtaposed themes of old and new and riffed on themes of travel.

clock February 14, 2016Kristi Garced and Alessandra Turra

Self-Portrait RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Self-Portrait RTW Fall 2016

Han Chong pushed the envelope for fall via unexpected details and fabric mixes.

clock February 13, 2016Mayte Allende

Tome RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Tome RTW Fall 2016

Ramon Martin and Ryan Lobo explored a tough, powerful femininity, infused with subtle romanticism.

clock February 14, 2016Alessandra Turra

Babyghost RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Babyghost RTW Fall 2016

Qiaoran Huang and Joshua Hupper, inspired by an Asian technique of filling in cracked porcelain with gold filigree, reworked key looks from seasons past.

clock February 14, 2016Antonia Sardone

Tibi RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Tibi RTW Fall 2016

Amy Smilovic borrowed from the boys in her latest Tibi collection, which emphasized strength and ease.

clock February 13, 2016Kristi Garced

Jill Stuart RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Jill Stuart RTW Fall 2016

Jill Stuart once again delivered her winning formula of Seventies rock star meets bohemian gypsy.

clock February 13, 2016Mayte Allende

Banana Republic RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Show Reviews

Banana Republic RTW Fall 2016

For fall, Banana Republic offered French-inspired casual style for men and women.

clock February 13, 2016Mayte Allende and Aria Hughes

Steve Harvey

People

Steve Harvey on the Fashion System

The talk show host and pageant blunderer discusses his views on skinny models and the cost of women’s clothing.

clock February 14, 2016Misty White Sidell

Mark Badgley and James Mischka

Fashion Scoops

Badgley Mischka to Film Movie

Instead of staging a fashion show, Badgley Mischka plans to film a movie highlighting their fall collection.

clock February 14, 2016Lisa Lockwood

A rendering of the Moynat store in Tokyo

Designer and Luxury

Moynat Readies First Tokyo Boutique

The French brand is to debut two new bags at the ground-floor unit in Seibu Ikebukuro.

clock February 15, 2016Miles Socha

Rebecca Minkoff RTW Fall 2016

Fashion Features

Rebecca Minkoff Courts Her Customers With #SeeBuyWear Show

About 150 of Rebecca Minkoff’s top customers attended Saturday’s fashion show, which featured in-season spring merchandise.

clock February 13, 2016Lisa Lockwood and Roxanne Robinson

View from the atrium.

Retail

Barneys Homecoming Brings Modernity to Chelsea

The 58,000-square-foot space returns the specialty store to its roots. Can it recapture its Chelsea cool?

clock February 14, 2016David Moin

Heather Kemesky, Fernanda Ly , Kayla Scott, Rianne van Rompaey and Lorelle Rayner

Parties

Fashion Heads to Bushwick for the Calvin + Dazed Party

Emily Ratajkowski, Stella Maxwell and Petra Collins turned out to celebrate the Dazed 100 list.

clock February 13, 2016Ally Betker

Essentialist

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Séverine Merle Elected Head of Chambre Syndicale de la Mode Masculine

clock 2hFleur Burlet

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