Pretty in Paris

WWD, March 16, 2016

Overview

  In a fall runway season obsessed with wardrobe- dressing and street themes, Stella McCartney proved function and fashion are not mutually exclusive.   SEE LIST BELOW FOR ALL OF THIS ISSUE'S ARTICLES

From This Issue

Movado will mark its 135th anniversary at Baselworld, and ceo Efraim Grinberg discussed the storied brand’s history and what’s ahead.

Watches

Efraim Grinberg Talks Movado’s 135th Anniversary at Baselworld

Movado will mark its 135th anniversary at Baselworld, and ceo Efraim Grinberg discussed the storied brand’s history and what’s ahead.

clock March 16, 2016Sharon Edelson

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively

Parties

Celebrity Fashion Report Card: Haters Gonna Hate

Daisy and Charlie fought online trolls this week (and — more importantly — looked good doing it).

clock March 16, 2016Taylor Harris and Alex Badia

Dior's white gold watch with tsavorite, garnet, diamond, pink and yellow sapphires with metallic leather strap.

Accessory Trends

Baselworld 2016: Precious Gems, Metals Add Luster to New Watches

Precious gems, metals and gleaming straps add luster to the newest watches presenting at Baselworld this week.

clock March 16, 2016Roxanne Robinson

Swatch Group

Watches

Swatch Group Sees Growth Stall

Swatch Group, the world’s largest watch company, is seeing growth stall as a result of the overvalued Swiss franc and a slowdown in overseas markets.

clock March 16, 2016Haig Simonian

Givenchy’s military spin.

Fashion Features

Paris Fashion Week Fall 2016: Wistful Romance to Eighties Flash

In a diverse fall season, moods ranged from wistful romance to Eighties flash.

clock March 16, 2016WWD Staff

Alessandra Rich

Designer and Luxury

Alessandra Rich’s World of Peculiar Fashion

Alessandra Rich is happy in her own little world of peculiar fashion for grown-up little girls.

clock March 18, 2016Jessica Iredale

Frankie

Lifestyle

Meet Singer-Songwriter Frankie, of the EP ‘Dreamstate’

Meet Frankie, the 24-year-old singer-songwriter soon to take over your radio.

clock March 17, 2016Leigh Nordstrom

Tag Heuer’s Connected smartwatch.

Watches

The Swiss Watch Industry Deals With the Advent of Smartwatches

The Swiss watch industry gears up to deal with the advent of smartwatches, changes in China and Hong Kong and other market pressures.

clock March 16, 2016Joelle Diderich

With many brick-and-
mortar retailers under
pressure, luxury watch
brands can no longer
afford to turn up their
noses at online selling.

Watches

Luxury Watch Sellers Pick Up Pace Online

With many brick-and-mortar retailers under pressure, luxury watch brands can no longer afford to turn up their noses at online selling.

clock March 16, 2016Joelle Diderich

Japanese men’s brands are looking to the U.S. for more than inspiration.

Mens Designer Luxury

Japanese Men’s Brands Looking to U.S.

Japanese men’s brands frequently look to the U.S. for inspiration, but now they also see the market as a place for profit.

clock March 17, 2016Aria Hughes

Essentialist

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Atmos store sneakers on wall

Business

Foot Locker’s $1.1 Billion Acquisition Binge

clock 23hEvan Clark

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