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Monday, September 26, 2016 at 10:08am
“It’s there, for everyone to access, 24 hours a day.” This is how photographer Rankin described his open-air exhibition held in Milan during fashion week and running through Sept. 27. A series of images lined up along Via Montenapoleone, in Milan’s tony district, for the... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 9:51am
Clive Christian, which touts itself as maker of the world’s most expensive perfume, has made its first venture into downtown Manhattan. The stately luxury perfume house known for its British heritage and high prices — its most costly item is the 1.6-o.z. bottle of its number-... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 9:49am
China Machado on a recent afternoon pulled a wheeled suitcase with one hand and balanced a box of fashion samples in the other as she circumnavigated the lobby of The Marcel hotel in Gramercy Park. At 87, Machado has a full dance card of projects, including designing a... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 9:30am
In PMX’s latest online luxury brands trend report, Ralph Lauren took the top spot in online market share with 19.2 percent followed by Michael Kors at 18.5 percent. “Ralph Lauren had top online market share among luxury brands, accounting for roughly one in five visits to the... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 8:34am
GENEVA — Garment factories in Vietnam, Jordan, Haiti, Indonesia and Nicaragua, taking part in the joint International Labor Organization and International Finance Corporation Better Work program, have dramatically improved working conditions in hundreds of factories, enhanced... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 8:28am
PARIS — Mode et Finance 2, the French investment fund managed by state-owned bank Bpifrance, has taken a minority stake in men’s jewelry brand Le Gramme for an undisclosed sum. Launched in 2012 by Adrien Messié and Erwan Le Louër, Le Gramme is known for minimalist bracelets and... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:51am
LONDON — Two London-based Americans, both with decades of combined experience in fashion, are aiming to take the cotton jersey shirt to new heights with the launch of the label Livotte. Delphine McNeill, a veteran of Barneys New York and Tuleh; and Beth Pollak, who’s worked for... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:51am
LONDON — Two London-based Americans, both with decades of combined experience in fashion, are aiming to take the cotton jersey shirt to new heights with the launch of the label Livotte. Delphine McNeill, a veteran of Barneys New York and Tuleh; and Beth Pollak, who’s worked for... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:30am
NEW YORK — Sidney Toledano, Pandora, Farfetch and Inditex will join Ralph Lauren as honorees at the first annual WWD Honors awards, which will be presented during the opening night of the WWD Apparel & Retail CEO Summit on Oct. 25 here. Lauren, executive chairman and chief... read more
Monday, September 26, 2016 at 7:28am
LOS ANGELES — If success is the best revenge, then Gwen Stefani is slaying those who’ve done her wrong. One culprit in particular is ex-husband Gavin Rossdale, who allegedly caused the demise of their 13-year marriage with a cheating scandal. Stefani is bouncing back from what... read more

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