Diving In

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Overview

Aessandro Sartori is set to make a splash in his first runway show as the new artistic director at Ermenegildo Zegna.

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Fashion Needs A Winner

Financial

Fashion Needs a Winner

One trailblazing new success would point the way for other designers and investors.

clock January 11, 2017Evan Clark

Backstage at Craig Green Men's Fall 2017

Mens Fashion

Bold and Brave: Top Trends From London Men’s Shows

British designers are never afraid to make a statement and this season is no exception.

clock January 11, 2017Alex Badia

Melania Trump

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Melania Trump — The Politics of Style

Soon-to-be First Lady Melania Trump finds herself in a situation unique among first ladies, with many designers staunchly opposed to dressing her on ideological grounds.

clock January 11, 2017Bridget Foley

Navigating Change: As the designer merry-go-round slows, business concerns cast a shadow over the Fall European men's shows.

Business Features

Business Concerns Cast Shadow Over Fall’s European Men’s Shows

As the designer merry-go-round slows, business concerns cast a shadow over the fall European men’s shows.

clock January 13, 2017Luisa Zargani

alessandro Sartori photographed at the indoor swimming pool built in the late Thirties as part of the philanthropic vision of Ermenegildo Zegna, who, besides striving to produce impeccable fabrics, strove to better the quality of life of the community of Trivero. It’s the pool where alessandro learned to swim at age four.

Mens Designer Luxury

Alessandro Sartori Readies First Runway Show for Ermenegildo Zegna

The newly named Ermenegildo Zegna artistic director’s first runway show will focus on customized product.

clock January 13, 2017Luisa Zargani

The politics of production will be front and center at the upcoming fabric and sourcing shows in New York.

Textiles

Politics of Production in Focus at New York Textile Shows

Complex issues are weighing heavily on textile and sourcing executives as they prepare to attend the major New York trade shows Première Vision New York and the co-located Texworld USA and Apparel Sourcing USA.

clock January 13, 2017Arthur Friedman

Stepping out: Yes, President Trump will hit various balls to celebrate his inauguration on Jan. 20, but the motivation for many to head to the nation's capital that weekend isn't celebration but protest.

Lifestyle

Whether for Party or Protest, Fashion is Heading to Washington

Yes, President Trump will hit various balls to celebrate his inauguration on Jan. 20, but the motivation for many to head to the nation’s capital that weekend isn’t celebration but protest.

clock January 13, 2017Leigh Nordstrom

Federico Curradi uses eco-friendly materials in his collection.

Mens Designer Luxury

Designers to Watch at Milan’s Men’s Shows

Federico Curradi and Dirk Bikkembergs are among the new and noteworthy additions to the Milan fall men’s calendar.

clock January 18, 2017Alessandra Turra

Hector and Jan Carlos Diaz

Mens Fashion

Model Milano: New Faces On the Milan Runways

Key agencies in New York and Milan reveal the newest crop of models who will make their debuts on the runways for the fall season.

clock January 18, 2017Luisa Zargani

Where Will Macy's Lost Sales Go?

Financial

Where Will Macy’s Lost Sales Go?

The department store is giving up $575 million in sales as it shuts stores, but picking that business up won’t be easy.

clock January 19, 2017Evan Clark

Millennials are tapping into mysticism and ancient wisdoms, and the trend is manifesting in beauty products.

Products

Millennials Tap into Mysticism, Feeding New Beauty Trend

Millennials are tapping into mysticism and ancient wisdoms, and the trend is manifesting in beauty products.

clock January 19, 2017Ellen Thomas

Italian yarnmakers exhibiting at Pitti Filati are adopting innovative strategies as they deal with domestic and international difficulties.

Textiles

Exhibitors at Pitti Filati Hope Innovation Will Trump Economic Difficulties

Italian yarnmakers exhibiting at Pitti Filati are adopting innovative strategies as they deal with domestic and international difficulties.

clock January 20, 2017Sofia Celeste

Atelier Cologne Encens Jinhae

Fragrance

Smell Test: Atelier Cologne Encens Jinhae

This fragrance drew a scattering of polite compliments from a majority of our judges, but it was also criticized for playing it too safe

clock January 20, 2017Pete Born

Fabio Covizzi

Fashion Features

Fabio Covizzi On Running Security at the Milan Shows

Covizzi, who is also a nightlife entrepreneur and an artist in addition to an impeccable dresser drawn to tailored coats, discusses the early stages of his career and the right strategy for running a smooth event.

clock January 18, 2017Alessandra Turra

Essentialist

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Business

Can a PC Laptop Be Fashionable?

clock 15hAdriana Lee

Social Studies