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Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:33pm
SHANGHAI — Shanghai Fashion Week wrapped up last week with a reshowing of Danish designer Astrid Andersen’s fall collection, after eight days of runway shows and, for the first time in SFW history, a serious commercial element. The change in this fashion week from only two... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
GOLDEN SOLE: An exclusive collection of 24-karat gold-leafed shoes are on the menu for clients in Dubai during a two-week pop-up shop for footwear designer Rupert Sanderson. “This is a place that allows you to be indulgent and luxurious — shopping and fashion are so much a part... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
ISLAND LIFE: Kenzo has redesigned its Web site. The revamp is aimed at better integrating brand content and e-commerce, and kenzo.com will be regularly updated with exclusive images, video and original and interactive content. As part of that process, creative directors... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
ISLAND LIFE: Kenzo has redesigned its Web site. The revamp is aimed at better integrating brand content and e-commerce, and kenzo.com will be regularly updated with exclusive images, video and original and interactive content. As part of that process, creative directors... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
NEW YORK — Amid the backstage frenzy after Saturday afternoon’s Oscar de la Renta bridal show, a lithesome model pointed her iPhone at the makeup mirror she was standing in front of not only for the requisite selfie, but also the group shot creative director Peter Copping was... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
Spring inspired bridal designers to add dimension to gowns via an array of floral appliqués. Some affixed fluttering petals with restraint, while others embellished with abandon.    Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read More... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
GELFAND MEMORIAL SET: Friends and family will gather at LIM in Manhattan for a memorial service May 11 for Gloria Gelfand on what would have been her 90th birthday. In her 65 years in the industry, her work experience included being president of the U.S. division of Escada, as... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
MILAN — The soon-to-launch Expo 2015 gave the annual Salone del Mobile here an extra shot of caffeine. Never mind that the Expo fairgrounds outside Milan still resemble a building site with clusters of portable toilets, cranes, chain link fences and still-drying paint.... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
TATTOO SHOP: LuLu DK’s tattoos look like delicate gold and silver bracelets with gem stones and with different designs in each pack. There are also hand and ankle jewelry and necklaces that decorate the small of the back. LuLu DK, Lulu deKwiatkowski’s lifestyle Web site,... read more
Monday, April 20, 2015 at 9:01pm
GREEN SHOOTS: Milan-based fashion consultancy Lagente, whose clients include Riccardo Tisci, Hussein Chalayan and Mary Katrantzou, has opened a Paris office. The unit is headed by Elisabeth Dieupart, former head of communications for Roberto Cavalli in France. Dieupart... read more

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