Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 9:01pm
HELLO, HOZIER: John Varvatos has tapped Andrew Hozier-Byrne, the Irish musician, singer and songwriter for fall, his first color campaign, WWD has learned. “I had a connection when I first heard his song ‘Take Me to Church,’” said John Varvatos of the musician known as Hozier... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:09pm
Lacoste is strengthening its New York presence. The brand, which temporary closed its 2,000-square-foot store this winter at 575 Madison Avenue, has reopened it with a new design. In addition, Lacoste will unveil a new, 3,400-square-foot store at Westfield World Trade Center on... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 3:00pm
E-ZEE BAKING: He’s a fashion editor, stylist, talk show host, red-carpet analyst, author and now, efficient epicurean. On Tuesday night Joe Zee cohosted an event that, even by fashion standards, was off-beat: a cooking class at The Brooklyn Kitchen that involved two different... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 2:09pm
National holidays have moved well beyond dead presidents. Social media sensation and Huda Beauty founder Huda Kattan is bringing National Lipstick Day to the masses on Friday. Although she didn’t invent the celebration of smackers, Kattan’s brand is now the official owner of... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 1:30pm
As the name suggests, “Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion,” The Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s fall exhibition, will aim to demystify fashion and its collecting process, making it more understandable to all. Culling 60 masterworks from the early 18th century... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 1:10pm
NAME GAME: Tyler Ellis, daughter of Perry Ellis, is changing the name of her Tyler Alexandra accessories line to Tyler Ellis — in homage to her father. The brand — which sells bags largely made of exotic skins and fur — will mark its fifth anniversary this year. “I wanted to... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 1:08pm
“The party was really about celebrating everything and nothing in particular,” A.L.C.‘s Andrea Lieberman said. While it’s a sentiment that could be applied to many fashion events, she was speaking from the brand’s showroom space on Fifth Avenue, where A.L.C. was hosting a... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:59pm
Bows add charm and look-at-me pizzazz to otherwise simple silhouettes. Designers used them in varying flourishes, from bold waist ties to neatly aligned bunches. Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read More... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:28pm
In a matter of eight months and without great fanfare, Noma cofounder Claus Meyer has opened the restaurant Agern and the Great Northern Food Hall in Grand Central Station, and built a 300-person company. Now through his Melting Pot Foundation, could-be chefs are enrolled in... read more
Wednesday, July 27, 2016 at 12:16pm
“I sat and had coffee on Wall Street, and just watched the people, at 6 a.m.,” says Teresa Binder-Westby, the costume designer responsible for dressing the cast of the first female-driven Wall Street-centric drama, “Equity.” The film, out Friday, follows “Breaking Bad” star... read more