9/23/2016

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Overview

Aiming for “a new way of elegance,” Miuccia Prada presented a masterful show, de-blah-ing basics — from trenches to cardigans and even pajamas — with her potent Prada powers, including an incongruous application of marabou feathers.

From This Issue

Nicolas Ghesquiere

Fashion Features

Ghesquière ‘Dives Deep’ Into Louis Vuitton

The designer will show his spring collection in Paris at the Place Vendôme.

clock September 23, 2016Miles Socha

The U.S. Supreme Court.

Legal

Designers Weigh In on Supreme Court Copyright Case

The designers came out in support of Varsity Brands Inc., in the case Star Athletica LLC v. Varsity Brands Inc.

clock September 22, 2016Kristi Ellis

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Denim

Ralph Lauren Corp. to Fold Denim & Supply Into Polo Brand

The company is maintaining guidance since the change was already contemplated in the initial forecasts.

clock September 22, 2016Vicki M. Young

American Apparel ron burkle

Business Features

American Apparel Straddles Less Than Clear Future With CEO Exit

Paula Schneider, who set out to turnaround the business 18 months ago, will leave next month as the company seeks a sale to fuel its next chapter.

clock September 22, 2016Kari Hamanaka

Retail

Saks Fifth Avenue Canada Expansion Extends to Montreal

Saks in Montreal will be created out of a space taken from an existing Hudson’s Bay store in the city.

clock September 22, 2016David Moin

Sergio Rossi

Footwear

Sergio Rossi Unveils First Collection Designed by Team Under New Owner, New CEO

The collection will be presented at Milan’s Teatro Filodrammatici with a ballet performance tonight.

clock September 23, 2016Luisa Zargani

Ken Worzel

Retail

Nordstrom Inc. Resets Assignments for Top Managers

The leadership will be more squarely focused on either the full-price or off-price operations.

clock September 21, 2016David Moin

Designer and Luxury

Comité Colbert to Promote French Art de Vivre in the U.S. and Japan

With luxury tourism down, the French luxury goods trade association sends a message of resilience and optimism.

clock September 22, 2016Katya Foreman

Mergers and Acquisitions

Accenture Signs Deal to Buy Kurt Salmon

The transaction is still subject to customary approvals.

clock September 22, 2016Vicki M. Young

Holiday shopping outside Saks Fifth Avenue, NYC.

Financial

Holiday Sales Should Spike 3.3-4% According to AlixPartners

The firm found that recent presidential years appear to most adversely impact retail sales in September and October, with a bounceback in November and December.

clock September 21, 2016Lisa Lockwood

Fendi RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Fendi RTW Spring 2017

The spring muse at Fendi was Marie Antoinette in her carefree country days, before those un-fun revolutionaries ruined everything.

clock September 22, 2016Bridget Foley

Prada RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Prada RTW Spring 2017

In her breathtaking spring collection, Miuccia Prada de-blahed the classics with all the power of her potent Prada-ness.

clock September 22, 2016Bridget Foley

Max Mara RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Max Mara RTW Spring 2017

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Emilio Pucci RTW Spring 2017

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Emilio Pucci RTW Spring 2017

Massimo Giorgetti focused on a lesser-known Pucci staple: jersey.

clock September 22, 2016Jessica Iredale

Philipp Plein RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Philipp Plein RTW Spring 2017

A carnival set headlined this giant slice of fashion-tainment, featuring Fergie, Paris Hilton and enough chains to form a gang.

clock September 22, 2016Miles Socha

Ports 1961 RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Ports 1961 RTW Spring 2017

Creative director Natasa Cagalj celebrated the joy of summertime with her playful yet chic spring collection.

clock September 22, 2016Alessandra Turra

Genny RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Genny RTW Spring 2017

Iridescent fabrics and shades of lavender, ivory and silver made Sara Cavazza Facchini’s collection feel like a girlhood fantasy.

clock September 22, 2016Jessica Iredale

Les Copains RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Les Copains RTW Spring 2017

A safari inspiration was at the center of this collection, which portrayed a modern, dynamic femininity.

clock September 22, 2016Alessandra Turra

Anteprima RTW Spring 2017

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clock September 24, 2016WWD Staff

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Lifestyle

Josh Groban, Bernadette Peters Attend New York Philharmonic Opening Gala

The Philharmonic returned for its 175th year on Wednesday.

clock September 22, 2016Kristen Tauer

Luisa Beccaria RTW Spring 2017

Fashion Show Reviews

Luisa Beccaria RTW Spring 2017

The designer and her daughter Lucilla used crisp shirting fabrics to give vintage-flavored looks a modern feel.

clock September 22, 2016Joelle Diderich

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