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Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 3:18pm
Sarah Jessica Parker makes no bones about the fact that she is all about New York. Carrie Bradshaw references aside, the designer-loving actress has fittingly teamed with another Big Apple institution, Bloomingdale’s, for the launch of the SJP LBD collections. Having debuted... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 2:28pm
STRICTLY ADULT: Nina Nitsche, who worked at the elbow of Martin Margiela for almost two decades, has joined Vetements, WWD has learned. Demna Gvasalia, founder and creative director of Paris-based Vetements, confirmed her hire and said her title is collection director, in... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 1:12pm
As breast cancer awareness month approaches, beauty companies are working up ways to contribute to a cure. Ulta Beauty, Estée Lauder and Drybar are each leading initiatives to drum up awareness — and cash — for related research. At Ulta, that comes in the form of a Manhattan-... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 12:38pm
WHOSE WORLD IS THIS? Dao-Yi Chow and Maxwell Osborne have tapped rapper Nas to appear in their campaign with New Era. The campaign, which was shot by Bon Duke, was inspired by old photos of Nas taken in 1992 by Chi Modu, who recently released “Tupac Shakur Uncategorized,” a... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 12:03pm
SERIAL NUISANCE: Vitalii Sediuk has struck again. The Ukrainian prankster, who attacked Gigi Hadid in Milan last week, on Wednesday went after Kim Kardashian shortly after she visited Balmain’s headquarters in Paris during the French capital’s fashion week. Sediuk lunged at the... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 11:27am
LONDON — Complét, the Tel-Aviv based handbag label that launched in 2013, is in the process of expanding its global presence with the launch of a new campaign that features Paris-based artist Petite Meller. The contemporary brand embraces a young, modernist aesthetic with key... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 11:04am
Shiseido Americas Corp. has appointed Claudia Poccia as chief marketing officer of Bare Escentuals. Poccia will succeed Sandy Saputo, who will remain on board in an advisory role through the end of the year. In her role, Poccia will define and lead all aspects of the... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 9:36am
Retailers have been shifting their advertising and marketing dollars away from traditional media for years. A new study by the National Retail Federation and Forrester shows just how much their priorities have changed. While retailers have been talking about social media for... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 9:05am
Michael Strahan, former National Football League-player-turned-fashion-entrepreneur; Judy Person, executive vice president and group president for Randa Accessories, and John Tighe, executive vice president, chief merchant at J.C. Penney Co. Inc., will be honored at the YMA... read more
Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at 8:50am
HILLTOP VIEWS: “Bye,” Elle Fanning said a bit too gleefully to stylist Samantha McMillen during introductions with a reporter. McMillen, who was hosting a dinner party celebrating the Asos fall 2016 collection, said nothing as the actress scampered off. The two were part of an... read more

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