Designer and Luxury


Designer and Luxury

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The Age of Exposure: Is Fashion's Mystique Gone?

While once top-name designers cultivated an aura of elusiveness, the fashion industry is seeing designers from Valentino to Marc Jacobs embrace the limelight.

Q&A With Marc Jacobs

As a designer continually under the spotlight’s glare, Marc Jacobs has his own perspective on the mystique in fashion.

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Lacroix Inks Deal With Ajman Sheikh

Workers at Christian Lacroix breathed a sigh of relief as as an Ajman sheikh tabled a formal offer to purchase the troubled couture house.

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Loewe Refocuses on Heritage

Loewe, the LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton-owned Spanish leather goods and accessories house, is out to become the ultimate go-to brand for leather.

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MacGibbon Steers Chloé With Firm Hand

Hannah MacGibbon has her hand firmly on the creative rudder of the French fashion house — up to and including what’s spinning in the studio.

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Balmain Builds on Its Strengths

Balmain's Christophe Decarnin is said to regularly dip into the photo library while also keeping a strong focus on the future.

Christophe Decarnin, Viktor & Rolf,

Eiffel Power:
A Look Inside Paris Studios

Lights! Camera! Clothes! WWD played fly-on-the-wall during a tour of Paris studios in the buildup to an action-packed fashion week.

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Copping Aims for Perfection at Nina Ricci

Raised in the idyllic countryside in Oxfordshire, England, Peter Copping is a calm, soft-spoken man: sure of himself, but hardly fueled by nervous energy.

Philipp Wolff, Karin Busnel,

Hugo Boss Taps Graeme Black

Hugo Boss has named the London-based designer Graeme Black as creative consultant, with plans to launch Black's first collection in fall 2010.

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Diane von Furstenberg Focuses on Heritage

When Paula Sutter joined Diane von Furstenberg as president about 10 years ago, she was thinking about more than DVF’s famous wrap dress.

Scott Free: Knitwear Designer Opens Shop on LES

New York’s Lower East Side isn’t the most obvious retail location for a designer whose collection is sold primarily at Barneys New York, Ikram and Colette.

Hennes & Mauritz, Sonia Rykiel, guest designer, knitwear, Lingerie,

Style Undercover: Sonia Rykiel to Design Lingerie for H&M

Parisian fashion house Sonia Rykiel to design lingerie, knitwear.

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