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Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 4:30am
NEW STINT: Chantal Thomass has teamed up with Paris cabaret Crazy Horse. The lingerie designer is following in the footsteps of past Crazy Horse guest artistic directors such as Christian Louboutin and choreographer Philippe Decouflé. She staged four different acts and created... read more
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 3:28am
FEASTING WITH FARFETCH: “Come on in, welcome to my house. Just a discreet little room for dinner,” said José Neves, pointing to the regal chandeliers and painted ceilings of Spencer House in London, where Farfetch and Creatures of the Wind hosted a dinner Wednesday following... read more
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 3:09am
MILAN – Clessidra Sgr SpA has named Piero Alonzo chief executive officer. Alonzo, who was previously vice president of the Italian private equity firm, succeeds Maurizio Bottinelli. Last May, Clessidra was acquired by Italmobiliare SpA for roughly 20 million euros, or $22.25... read more
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 3:00am
Visit the original post to see all 9 images from this gallery. The previous collection from Berlin-based menswear label GOETZE was one that was inspired by a range of iconic 20th century figures. Its latest collection is similar in its sense of vague familiarity, but none of... read more
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 2:52am
P.R. MOVE: Maison Margiela has tapped Hervé Cosmao as head of press and public relations, reporting to Nicolas Frontiere, the house’s director of communications. Cosmao, who is 31, was formerly press manager at Louis Vuitton. He began with Margiela on June 27. Follow WWD on... read more
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 2:23am
LONDON — Europe’s stock markets cooled in mid-morning trading on Thursday following a bounce earlier in the week that brought the FTSE 100 in London back to pre-Brexit levels. The FTSE MIB in Milan, which has seen the biggest peaks and troughs since Britons cast their votes to... read more
Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 2:00am
Visit the original post to see all 4 images from this gallery. The longtime friendship between Italian sports brand Diadora and Scottish sneaker store hanon has produced yet another tasty collaboration, this time on the V7000 silhouette The V7000 is a retro running model... read more
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 10:20pm
Israel-based apparel maker Delta Galil Industries, Ltd. said Thursday it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the businesses and brands of Seven For All Mankind, Splendid and Ella Moss from VF Corp. The price of the transaction was undisclosed. Delta Galil, which is ... read more
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 9:01pm
PARIS — Viktor & Rolf, who made budget brides part of their popular 2006 collaboration with H&M, are now making a serious commitment to the category. The Dutch couturiers have said “I do” to wedding specialist Justin Alexander and are to launch a full collection in... read more
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 9:01pm
There are plenty of buyers and oodles of sellers in fashion, but fewer connections made — despite the diligent efforts of investment bankers. Colin Welch, who in his last gig played the role of connector as president and chief operating officer of Financo, is helping the $5... read more

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