WWD LIST: MARKET SHARE WINNERS AND LOSERS

Sears may be spared from liquidation for now, but the retailer is still in a very bad situation. In fact, in the last decade, the company...

AFFLUENT FLIGHT? CRACKS IN HIGH-END SPENDING

Count Tiffany & Co. and Nordstrom Inc. as canaries in the luxury coal mine. Both the jeweler and the tony department store showed signs...

 
 
 

FENDI TO DEBUT BAGUETTEFRIENDSFOREVER CAMPAIGN

MILAN - Fendi has some new BFFs. The Rome-based luxury company is launching another series of episodes to celebrate the new Baguette,...

EXCLUSIVE: GRYPHON CARVES OUT ROC SKIN CARE FROM J&J

Private equity firm Gryphon Investors has acquired the Roc skin-care brand from Johnson & Johnson Consumer. Terms of the deal were...

 
 
 

EXCLUSIVE: SAN FRANCISCO EQUITY PARTNERS ACQUIRES JANE IREDALE BRAND

San Francisco Equity Partners has acquired a majority stake in natural makeup brand Jane Iredale. Jane Iredale Stephen Leek/WWD Jane...

FROM REALITY TV STARS TO INFLUENCERS: HOW ‘THE BACHELOR' CONTESTANTS SELL PRODUCTS

“The Bachelor” doesn't just create love stories. After 17 years and four spin-offs, the ABC franchise has spearheaded a new class of...

 
 
 

LI & FUNG APPOINTS DARREN PALFREY AS CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER

BEIJING-Li & Fung has expanded its leadership team, appointing Darren Palfrey as the firm's chief digital officer, a newly-created...

GERMANY'S FASHION INDUSTRY AT CROSSROADS

BERLIN - A noticeably slenderized Berlin Fashion Week was again testament to German fashion's struggle to find direction. Running from...

 
 
 

MIU MIU PRE-FALL 2019

Well into its third month of openings that just meandered through the men's fall 2019 season and into this week's premier event - couture...

SCHIAPARELLI COUTURE SPRING 2019

When Elsa Schiaparelli was a little girl, her uncle Giovanni, a renowned astronomer, compared the beauty marks on her cheek to the...

 
 
 

PREMIÈRE VISION LAUNCHES ‘SPORTS SHOW' IN PORTLAND, ORE

Première Vision, an international fashion trade show firm, said it will launch the Première Vision Sports show, an initiative in partnership...

DIOR COUTURE SPRING 2019

Five years before Richard Avedon photographed “Dovima With Elephants” at the Cirque d'Hiver, British television covered a Dior show...

 
 
 

BENEFIT COFOUNDER JEAN FORD, 71, REMEMBERED AS DISRUPTOR, CREATIVE VISIONARY

Jean Ford, cofounder of Benefit Cosmetics, died from cancer on Jan. 17. She was 71. Benefit Cosmetics' Badgal Bang! Volumizing Mascara. Courtesy...

BORAMY VIGUIER MEN'S FALL 2019

Two seasons in, Boramy Viguier continues to develop, with a possible partnership brewing for the next edition of Paris Men's Fashion...

 
 
 

LUDOVIC DE SAINT SERNIN MEN'S FALL 2019

Last year marked the return of the “going out top” in women's wardrobe. Will it catch on to men's in 2019? “Completely,” said designer...

GMBH MEN'S FALL 2019

GmbH has suited up - and it looks great. The Berlin-based label's fall 2019 show - its second coed collection - at underground club...

 
 
 

ULYANA SERGEENKO COUTURE SPRING 2019

Ulyana Sergeenko entered darker territory for spring, her ubiquitous references to her homeland, Russia, less of a pastiche in this...

JOSIE NATORI HOSTS PARIS COCKTAIL

FULL CIRCLE: Josie Natori feels right at home in Paris, where she opened her first boutique in 1986. Twenty-one years after its shuttering,...

 
 
 

FELICITY JONES TALKS FLYING HIGH AT DIOR'S CIRCUS

ROLL UP, ROLL UP: One of the guests at the circus tent setting for the Christian Dior show Monday afternoon felt right at home. “Rogue...

REESE COOPER MEN'S FALL 2019

“It's all me that went into this, I did everything from start to finish,” said Reese Cooper of his third collection, titled “Hitchhiking,”...

 
 
 



WGSN Buyers' Briefing: what is selling right now

WGSN Buyers' Briefing: what is selling right now

The trend forecasting site delivered a comprehensive retail-driven summery of trends driving Fall/Winter 2019 sales for those walking the floor of PROJECT Mens trade show this... Read more ...

Spotify Is Expected to Release a New In-Car Music Player in 2019

Spotify Is Expected to Release a New In-Car Music Player in 2019

The music streaming titan has an interesting future ahead of itself, with new reports suggesting that Spotify will be releasing a new in-car device that is voice-controlled... Read more ...

Get Pinterest's Top Accessory Trend for 2019 - Starting At Just $6

Get Pinterest's Top Accessory Trend for 2019 - Starting At Just $6

At the end of every year Pinterest releases its trends forecast for the following year based on the website's search function. These trend reports cover everything from fashion... Read more ...

Five Things to Know About Dior's Circus-Inspired Haute Couture Show

Five Things to Know About Dior's Circus-Inspired Haute Couture Show

1. It was held in a circus tent Maria Grazia Chiuri once again chose the Musée Rodin for her latest haute couture collection - she has hosted several shows there, including her... Read more ...

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Hailey Baldwin Swears By This Top-Rated Miracle Hair Product

Hailey Baldwin Swears By This Top-Rated Miracle Hair Product

Celebrities are often surrounded by hoards of hairstylists primping and prepping to make sure every strand is perfectly in place. We often find out exactly what they used for... Read more ...

Celebrities Flock to the On The Record Grand Opening at Park MGM

Celebrities Flock to the On The Record Grand Opening at Park MGM

Who could say no to Vegas? On The Record, the newest speakeasy and club at Las Vegas' Park MGM resort, opened on January 20 and welcomed a plethora of A-listers. It looked like... Read more ...

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Virgil Abloh Reveals First Menswear Campaign for Louis Vuitton

Virgil Abloh Reveals First Menswear Campaign for Louis Vuitton

Fresh from unveiling his second collection for the French house, Virgil Abloh has now officially revealed his first menswear campaign for Louis Vuitton. The Spring/Summer 2019... Read more ...