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Monday, July 6, 2015 at 6:00am
GAME, SET, MATCH: “Embroidery is not just haute couture,” said Hubert Barrère, artistic director of Maison Lesage. The French master embroiderer has teamed with sportswear brand Lacoste for a limited edition of 200 polos in four different styles, as well as a range of couture... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 2:04am
LONDON — Greece’s refusal to accept the bailout terms proposed by its creditors in a referendum on Sunday forced all of Europe’s major markets down in mid-morning trading on Monday. The country’s “No” vote, which had been backed by the anti-austerity government of Alexis... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 12:13am
PARIS – Audemars Piguet will today reveal that Freida Pinto is joining its roster of brand ambassadors, WWD has learned. The Indian actress is expected to attend a dinner at Paris Couture Week marking the launch of the Swiss luxury watch brand’s new Millenary watch collection... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 12:13am
PARIS – Audemars Piguet will today reveal that Freida Pinto is joining its roster of brand ambassadors, WWD has learned. The Indian actress is expected to attend a dinner at Paris Couture Week marking the launch of the Swiss luxury watch brand’s new Millenary watch collection... read more
Monday, July 6, 2015 at 12:00am
Originally released in 1985, the Reebok NPC UK II was an instant classic. The iconic tennis trainer with white premium leather upper and abrasion resistant outsole became an instant hit at the time and remains to be one of the court trainers to look up to. Manchester’s Oi... read more
Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 11:00pm
Kenzo creative directors Carol Lim and Humberto Leon have tapped American independent filmmaker Gregg Araki, one of the leading lights of the New Queer Cinema movement, to write and direct an original short film featuring the brand’s fall collections for men and women. “Here... read more
Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 9:59pm
Alicia Valencia has been named senior vice president of beauty for HSN, effective July 6. In her new role, Valencia will be charged with continuing to strengthen the retailer’s competitive positioning and growing the category, said Anne Martin-Vachon, chief merchandising... read more
Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 9:01pm
PARIS — Tory Burch has chosen a high-profile moment — haute couture week in Paris, which begins in earnest today — to unveil a new flagship here at 412 Rue Saint-Honoré, the latest leg in her steady European expansion. “Paris is so important from a global perspective, being... read more
Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 9:00pm
MUSEUM QUALITY: How’s this for a shopping list: Seven rare Madame Grès couture dresses, one Paco Rabanne, eight Martine Sitbon pieces, photo prints by Deborah Turbeville, drawings by the fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez, for a total of 36 pieces. Curator Olivier Saillard was... read more
Sunday, July 5, 2015 at 9:00pm
MUSEUM QUALITY: How’s this for a shopping list: Seven rare Madame Grès couture dresses, one Paco Rabanne, eight Martine Sitbon pieces, photo prints by Deborah Turbeville, drawings by the fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez, for a total of 36 pieces. Curator Olivier Saillard was... read more

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