Monday, November 30, 2015 at 3:07pm
WINTOUR IS COMING TO GOLDMAN SACHS: Condé Nast artistic director and Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour will speak at Goldman, Sachs & Co. on Wednesday, WWD has learned. A spokesman for the investment bank confirmed the news, adding that Wintour’s appearance is part of its... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 2:17pm
A new tool on the market aims to make it easier for brands and talent agencies to determine the return on investment of potential deals with bloggers and other influencers. New York-based social media analytics provider D’Marie Group Inc. recently introduced an app and platform... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 1:17pm
NEW YORK — “Denim: Fashion’s Frontier” at the Museum at FIT takes on the ambitious task of presenting a 175-year history of the ubiquitous blue jean, from a pair of handmade men’s work trousers that date back to the 1840s through to recent influential looks including a denim... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 12:31pm
ARTISANAL CHIC: Designer Zainab Sumu continues to make strides with the business she launched last fall, with plans to open a Mali production plant in the spring. The designer previously worked at Comme des Garçons and H. Lorenzo and operated a Los Angeles boutique catering to... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 11:48am
Daniel Silverstain, a New York-based designer whose fashion is inspired by architecture, industrial design and futurism, has been named the winner of this year’s Gen Art Fresh Faces in Fashion. Silverstain showed his spring 2016 ready-to-wear collection as part of Gen Art Fresh... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 11:45am
LIT UP: Chloé Parfums and its licensing partner Coty Italia are bringing the lights to Milan in collaboration with the Confcommercio Milano and the municipality. Five giant ribbons, resembling the highly recognizable Chloé fragrance, will be lit up on Thursday with 30,000 low-... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 11:22am
CHOO-CHOO ME HOME: Commuting just got easier for bargain hunters heading to Bicester Village, the fashion and luxury outlet center near Oxford, England. A new, dedicated station has opened with a 56-minute service from London’s Marylebone station to Bicester Village Station. It... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 11:20am
The Outnet wants to get in on Miami’s Art Basel festivities. The e-tailer, Net-a-porter’s sister site, is teaming up with online art platform Tappan Collective to sell artwork from eight emerging artists. This is the first time the site will expand beyond apparel, accessories... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 10:54am
TALENT SCOUTING: Lee Lapthorne, the founder of On|Off, has recently brought the emerging talent showcase back to London, and is calling for young designers to take part in the February showcase. The nonprofit organization is currently selecting designers for the off-schedule... read more
Monday, November 30, 2015 at 10:40am
People Footwear are back with their favorite robotic guide in a new video that tours Hong Kong, with the help of local entertainer Lulu Tung. From enjoying the city’s views – both by mountaintop and by sea – to its bustling markets and space-age architecture, the video plays... read more