wwd.com Archives - 29 August 2015, Saturday

  • Accessibly-Priced Handbag Sales Are Falling | WWD

    wwd.com 25 Aug '15, 2pm

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  • Accessibly-Priced Handbag Sales Are Falling | WWD

    wwd.com 24 Aug '15, 4am

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  • Back-to-School Style: Must-Have Sneakers | WWD

    wwd.com 24 Aug '15, 4am

    All the cool kids know it’s the accessories that make the outfit. From high-tops to low-tops, wedges to athletic, there’s a sneaker for every girl heading back to school this fall. The perfect complement to a T-shirt and jeans or a great dress , today’s must-have sneakers deliver all-...

  • Luen Thai’s Luxury Bag Expansion | WWD

    wwd.com 23 Aug '15, 1pm

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  • Coach, Michael Kors Use Social Media To Influence Consumer Attitude | WWD

    wwd.com 20 Aug '15, 9pm

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  • Coach, Michael Kors Use Social Media To Influence Consumer Attitude | WWD

    wwd.com 20 Aug '15, 4pm

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  • Singapore to Celebrate Golden Jubilee With New York City Festival

    Singapore to Celebrate Golden Jubilee With New York City Festival | WWD

    wwd.com 16 Aug '15, 4am

    Twenty New York restaurants, including DB Bistro Moderne, Red Farm, Market Table, The Clam and The Meatball Shop will also create Singaporean-inspired dishes and cocktails from Sept. 18 to 27. A 10-day art event led by U.S.-based Singaporeans showcasing short films, visual arts and th...

  • Erika Bearman to Consult for Oscar de la Renta - WWD #branding #luxury

    Erika Bearman Will Consult for Oscar de la Renta | WWD

    wwd.com 13 Aug '15, 10am

    Erika Bearman, former senior vice president of global communications at Oscar de la Renta , has changed her role at the company. The executive, who was behind the wildly popular OscarPRGirl handle, has become a consultant to the firm. Alex Bolen, chief executive officer of Oscar de la...

  • Catch these exclusive @GZanottiDesign sneakers at @JanetJackson's upcoming tour:

    Giuseppe Zanotti Designs Janet Jackson Tour Shoes | WWD

    wwd.com 11 Aug '15, 6pm

    will be the designer on record for the pop icon’s upcoming “Unbreakable” tour, designing sneakers done in multiple color ways for Jackson to don onstage. “Janet is a close friend of mine — we have been close for a long time and I have always felt the greatest affection for her,” Zanot...

  • Christian Louboutin Adds Handbags, Beauty to His Formidable Business

    wwd.com 09 Aug '15, 4pm

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  • The best handbags to own from #Resort2016:

    Resort 2016 Handbags to Have: The Bucket and Mini-Saddle

    wwd.com 09 Aug '15, 4am

    For women on the go, a cross-body bag or shoulder-sized style just big enough to fit the day’s essentials is another staple of the the modern handbag collection. The bucket-pouch, most recently popularized by indy-brand-on-the-rise Mansur Gavriel’s launch style, offers convenience, wh...

  • The handbag that's making a comeback:

    Resort 2016 Handbag Trends: Hobos and Totes | WWD

    wwd.com 08 Aug '15, 4pm

    Diane von Furstenberg’s nubuck lamb leather hobo. Dress by Sea; boots by Altuzarra; earrings by Nashelle; bracelets by Dream Collective. Kooba's leather hobo. Foley + Corinna's leather hobo. She + Lo's leather hobo. A|X Armani Exchange's leather hobo. Kara's vegetable-tanned leather t...

  • Christian Louboutin Adds Handbags, Beauty to His Formidable Business

    wwd.com 07 Aug '15, 4am

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  • Kors Beats Earnings Estimates, But Handbag Malaise May Continue

    wwd.com 06 Aug '15, 11pm

    Jennifer Aniston, Justin Theroux Wed With Jennifer Meyer-Designed Wedding Bands Josie Natori to Launch Eveningwear Kors Beats Wall Street Estimates, but Handbag Malaise Could Linger Tmall Takes on JD.com With Global Brand Partnerships Net-a-porter’s Minority Shareholders Win Higher Va...

  • Resort 2016 Handbag Trends: Buckets and Mini-Saddle Bags

    Resort 2016 Handbags to Have: The Bucket and Mini-Saddle

    wwd.com 06 Aug '15, 10pm

    For women on the go, a cross-body bag or shoulder-sized style just big enough to fit the day’s essentials is another staple of the the modern handbag collection. The bucket-pouch, most recently popularized by indy-brand-on-the-rise Mansur Gavriel’s launch style, offers convenience, wh...

  • The Best Handbags to Have Now: The Hobo and the Tote

    wwd.com 05 Aug '15, 6pm

    The handbag market for resort has much to offer in terms of both novelty details and highly covetable styles . But for the typical woman, function ultimately reigns — with a satchel that carries all of life’s daily necessities being a wardrobe staple. Two styles that fit the city girl...

  • Slowdown in Handbag Category Continues

    wwd.com 05 Aug '15, 2pm

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  • Singapore Designers Tour Prabal Gurung’s Showroom With CFDA

    Singapore Designers Tour Prabal Gurung’s Showroom With CFDA |

    wwd.com 30 Jul '15, 8pm

    After one of his looks landed on the cover of WWD, Gurung started to receive calls from retailers, and he credits actresses Zoe Saldana and Demi Moore for helping to propel the brand into the spotlight. “Demi [Moore] started tweeting about my brand, and I joined Twitter to say thank y...

  • Hermès has responded to Jane Birkin:

    Hermès Responds to Jane Birkin Appeal |

    wwd.com 29 Jul '15, 11am

    HERMÈS RIPOSTE: Hermès has extended an olive branch to Jane Birkin , the muse behind one of its most successful handbag styles, after she called for the luxury house to rename the crocodile version of the bag until changes are instigated regarding the reptiles’ treatment. “Jane Birkin...

  • Hermès Responds to Jane Birkin Appeal

    Hermès Responds to Jane Birkin Appeal |

    wwd.com 29 Jul '15, 9am

    HERMÈS RIPOSTE: Hermès has extended an olive branch to Jane Birkin , the muse behind one of its most successful handbag styles, after she called for the luxury house to rename the crocodile version of the bag until changes are instigated regarding the reptiles’ treatment. “Jane Birkin...

  • Jane Birkin Asks Hermès to Change Signature Bag Name |

    wwd.com 28 Jul '15, 9pm

    NAME CHANGE: What’s a Birkin by any other name? Stay tuned, it might be possible to find out. Jane Birkin — the muse behind the iconic Hermès bag — on Tuesday asked the French luxury house to rename the model coming in crocodile until changes are instigated. “Alerted to the cruel prac...

  • Michael Kors, Tory Burch Provide Inspiration For Latest Fake Bags

    wwd.com 22 Jul '15, 12pm

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  • Louis Vuitton To Discontinue Takashi Murakami Multicolor Monogram

    wwd.com 17 Jul '15, 4am

    Bolstered By P&G Brands, Coty Reaches for New Energy Louis Vuitton to Discontinue Takashi Murakami Multicolore Monogram Collection Creed Fragrance Vault Releases Royal Mayfair Beauty Customers Go Crazy for Jaclyn Hill, Becca Cosmetics Collaboration

  • Stella McCartney Launches Falabella Eyewear: The designer reinterpreted her hit handbag with a range of styles...

    Stella McCartney Introduces Falabella Eyewear

    wwd.com 10 Jul '15, 5pm

    The frames come in black, tortoise, rose pink and matte green. The overall eyewear range, which is done in a new partnership with Kering Eyewear (it was previously done through a license with Luxottica), also features a new kids collection of cat eye styles. A limited edition of 500 b...

  • New Details: Fatal Helicopter Crash That Injured Handbag Designer

    wwd.com 08 Jul '15, 8pm

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  • Louis Vuitton Opens Private Museum Near Paris | (from @wwd)

    Louis Vuitton Opens Private Museum Near Paris

    wwd.com 05 Jul '15, 4pm

    ASNIERES-SUR-SEINE, France — Louis Vuitton is opening its second private museum in less than a year. But unlike the monumental Frank Gehry-designed Louis Vuitton Foundation in the Bois de Boulogne on the western edge of Paris, its new venture has a more intimate feel. Dubbed La Galeri...

  • Louis Vuitton Opens Private Museum Near Paris

    wwd.com 05 Jul '15, 12pm

    ASNIERES-SUR-SEINE, France — Louis Vuitton is opening its second private museum in less than a year. But unlike the monumental Frank Gehry-designed Louis Vuitton Foundation in the Bois de Boulogne on the western edge of Paris, its new venture has a more intimate feel. Dubbed La Galeri...

  • Louis Vuitton Opens Private Museum Near Paris

    wwd.com 05 Jul '15, 4am

    ASNIERES-SUR-SEINE, France — Louis Vuitton is opening its second private museum in less than a year. But unlike the monumental Frank Gehry-designed Louis Vuitton Foundation in the Bois de Boulogne on the western edge of Paris, its new venture has a more intimate feel. Dubbed La Galeri...

  • Nike Taps Demetria White

    wwd.com 03 Jul '15, 5pm

    WHITE NOISE: Demetria White has been named senior director of global communications at Nike, a new post, WWD has learned. Based in New York, she is to work with creative teams to accelerate special projects at the sporting goods giant. White recently exited as global communications an...

  • Alicia Vikander is stepping in front of the camera for @LouisVuitton:

    Louis Vuitton Ads | WWD

    wwd.com 02 Jul '15, 5pm

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