wwd.com Archives - 24 May 2016, Tuesday

  • Handbag Awards to Honor MZ Wallace – WWD

    wwd.com 20 May '16, 8pm

    IN THE BAG : The 10th annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards will be held June 15 at the School of Visual Arts Theatre. More than 1,500 applicants have been whittled down to a pool of 40 finalists — hailing from five continents and 28 countries. Interactive voting is now taking pl...

  • Naomi Campbell, Louis Vuitton’s Kim Jones to be Honored at amfAR Inspiration Gala #fashion https://t.co/tziBgn26nU

    Naomi Campbell, Louis Vuitton’s Kim Jones to be Honored at amfAR Inspiration Gala – WWD

    wwd.com 17 May '16, 3pm

    Naomi Campbell and Louis Vuitton men’s artistic director Kim Jones are set to be honored by amfAR at the seventh annual Inspiration Gala in New York on June 9. Whoppi Goldberg will be master of ceremonies and Jason Derulo will perform. The gala, which is presented by Harry Winston, MA...

  • Millennials take their handbag purchases *very* seriously, it turns out

    Millennial Consumers Take Their Handbag Purchase Very Seriously, NPD Finds – WWD

    wwd.com 14 May '16, 2pm

    For the Millennial consumer, buying a handbag is more like buying a car that an article of clothing, according to a new study from the NPD Group . The report found that the Millennial consumer treats a handbag purchase as a multistep process, and 41 percent surveyed said they started ...

  • Louis Vuitton Unveils New Voyager GMT Watch – WWD

    wwd.com 13 May '16, 4am

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  • Singapore Fashion Week Goes Digital – WWD

    wwd.com 04 May '16, 7am

    Singapore Fashion Week has acquired Digital Fashion Week, a four-year-old designer showcase that places a heavy emphasis on promoting talents via social media and online platforms. Singapore Fashion Week organizers said the union with Digital Fashion Week “marks a monumental shift tow...

  • Braxton Miller Preps for NFL Draft in Philipp Plein – WWD

    wwd.com 30 Apr '16, 3pm

    CHICAGO — It’s the morning of the 2016 NFL Draft kickoff day and a big weekend is ahead for Braxton Miller. The former Ohio State star quarterback-turned-wide-receiver and newest ambassador of luxury fashion label Philipp Plein waits to hear his name called at the big event. Although ...

  • Louis Vuitton Unveils First Campaign With Léa Seydoux: Patrick Demarchelier photographed the French actress a...

    Louis Vuitton Unveils First Campaign With Léa Seydoux – WWD

    wwd.com 27 Apr '16, 4am

    Most Recent Articles In Memo Pad Latest Memo Pad Articles Memo Pad Candy Pratts Price Named Contributing Editor at Departures Memo Pad Pamela Wasserstein Replacing Anup Bagaria as CEO at New York Media on May 2 Memo Pad Tribune Pushes Back, Calls Gannett Behavior ‘Erratic and Unreliab...

  • Handbag Brand Rue de Verneuil Charts Success – WWD

    wwd.com 25 Apr '16, 11pm

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    Think Tank: Why Millennials Are the Future of Luxury – WWD

    wwd.com 25 Apr '16, 4pm

    Most Recent Articles In Designer and Luxury Latest Designer and Luxury Articles Designer and Luxury British Label 1205 Launches E-commerce Site Designer and Luxury Fashion Week Mexico Sees New Partnerships, Locations Designer and Luxury Alber Elbaz Removed From Lanvin Board British La...

  • Cate Blanchett, Fan Bingbing, Sofia Coppola Turn Out for Louis Vuitton – WWD

    wwd.com 21 Apr '16, 6pm

    TOKYO — Despite on-and-off rain and wind, the stars came out Thursday night in the Japanese capital. Louis Vuitton was staging a preview and cocktail reception for its “Volez, Voguez, Voyagez” exhibition, which debuted in Paris and is now making a stop in Asia. Celebrities from near a...

  • Vuitton Trunk Exhibition to Set Down in Tokyo – WWD

    wwd.com 18 Apr '16, 4am

    Athleta Unleashes One of Its Largest Campaigns Focused on Women’s Empowerment René Caovilla Eyes IPO, Plans to Add Bags, Jewelry Italy’s Fashion Brands Polish Their Offer at Milan’s Furniture Fair Frame Denim Launches E-commerce Site, Sets Retail Stores, Launches Social Media Campaign...

  • British Omnichannel Retailer The Watch Gallery Seeks Fresh Funding – WWD

    wwd.com 12 Apr '16, 6pm

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  • Louis Vuitton Picks Niterói Museum for Cruise Show – WWD

    wwd.com 11 Apr '16, 5pm

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  • Façonnable Designs Outfits for the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters – WWD

    wwd.com 08 Apr '16, 5pm

    French Riviera-based fashion brand Façonnable , which is among the main sponsors of the Monte-Carlo Rolex Masters , running April 9 to 17, designed the official outfits for the prestigious tennis tournament’s linesmen, members of steering committee, control managers, ball boy managers...

  • Uniqlo Plans to Open Singapore Global Flagship

    Uniqlo Plans to Open Singapore Global Flagship – WWD

    wwd.com 29 Mar '16, 5am

    Most Recent Articles In Fashion Scoops Latest Fashion Scoops Articles Fashion Scoops Tommy Hilfiger Reveals Cover Art for Memoir Fashion Scoops Madewell Adopting Buy-Now Press Strategy Fashion Scoops Alber Elbaz Named Officer in Legion of Honor Tommy Hilfiger Reveals Cover Art for Mem...

  • Emerging Designer Daniel Fletcher Talks Louis Vuitton, Politics and Antonio Banderas – WWD

    wwd.com 10 Mar '16, 5am

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  • Sophia Webster Set to Launch Full Handbag Line for Spring, Open First Boutique – WWD

    wwd.com 10 Mar '16, 5am

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  • Hong Kong Designers Break Into the Bag Game – WWD

    wwd.com 09 Mar '16, 5am

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  • Fewer Promotions, Better Product Help Handbag Firms – WWD

    wwd.com 01 Mar '16, 11pm

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  • Portuguese Power: Âme Moi to Launch at Selfridges, Harrods: A new made-in-Portugal handbag line will launch fo...

    Portuguese Power: Âme Moi to Launch at Selfridges, Harrods – WWD

    wwd.com 26 Feb '16, 9pm

    LOCAL COLORS: Âme Moi, a collection of handbags made in Portugal, will make its debut outside the country at Selfridges and Harrods for fall. Founded by Alberto Gomes and Margarida Jacome, the bags are made by leather and embroidery experts from Porto and its environs. The bags are sm...

  • Christian Siriano Hits L.A. to Fete Handbag Line, Outfit Oscar-Bound Celebs

    Christian Siriano Hits L.A. to Fete Handbag Line, Outfit Oscar-Bound Celebs – WWD

    wwd.com 24 Feb '16, 7pm

    Christian Siriano continues his journey from reality show winner to brand name. The designer is in Hollywood this week to dress several Oscars -bound or Oscar-party-going clients, and to multitask on his ever-expanding business empire . On Monday night, he hit Chateau Marmont to celeb...

  • Roksanda Unveils a New Category: Handbags – WWD

    wwd.com 22 Feb '16, 5am

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  • Fashion Celebrates Valentine’s Day on Instagram: From illustrations and photos to videos and cards, designers,...

    Fashion Celebrates Valentine’s Day on Instagram – WWD

    wwd.com 14 Feb '16, 3pm

    Most Recent Articles In Fashion Scoops Latest Fashion Scoops Articles Fashion Scoops Sotheby’s Spotlights Erdem Moralioglu, Art Lover Fashion Scoops Nicholas Kirkwood Launches Instagram Initiative for Valentine’s Day Fashion Scoops Garment District Hotel Launches Fashion Week Cocktail...

  • Accessories Scene: New York Fashion Week Fall 2016 – WWD

    wwd.com 13 Feb '16, 12am

    Most Recent Articles In Trends Latest Trends Articles Trends Las Vegas Trend Preview: Get Cozy for Fall Trends Valentine’s Day Gifts Perfect for Any Lover Trends Strike and Security Issues Take Toll on Paris Accessories Fairs Las Vegas Trend Preview: Get Cozy for Fall Valentine’s Day ...

  • .@LisaPerrystyle's love of pop art led to her handbag collaboration with Leo Villareal:

    Lisa Perry Unveils the ‘Scintillator’ Handbag – WWD

    wwd.com 12 Feb '16, 8pm

    From the moment the elevator doors open to their penthouse apartment, Lisa and Richard Perry’s fondness for pop art is apparent. “I had already started being a collector of Sixties vintage fashion, and for ten years it was all I wore,” Lisa said Thursday evening from her living room, ...

  • Gabriela Hearst RTW Fall 2016 – WWD

    wwd.com 12 Feb '16, 8pm

    New offices, a new handbag launch and new colors and patterns moved Gabriela Hearst’s fall collection forward. Reviews A year after her launch, Gabriela Hearst’s heels are firmly dug in (on the double-welted soles of her equestrian-inspired shoe collection). Her fall presentation incl...

  • Ariana Rockefeller Launches Handbag Line

    Ariana Rockefeller Launches Handbag Line – WWD

    wwd.com 10 Feb '16, 7pm

    is looking to claim a piece of the accessory business’ widely spread pie. The designer, who privately retails a namesake apparel collection, will launch a range of equestrian-inspired handbags for fall 2016 with design insight from a Reed Krakoff alum. Unlike with her apparel, Rockefe...

  • Delvaux Launches Bag in High-Tech Composite – WWD

    wwd.com 09 Feb '16, 7pm

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  • European Stock Markets Down – WWD

    wwd.com 03 Feb '16, 11am

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  • Louis Vuitton Assembles Trio of Famous Trophies – WWD

    wwd.com 28 Jan '16, 6pm

    TROPHY CASE : What do soccer, rugby and sailing have in common? Their championship trophies travel in custom Louis Vuitton trunks, and are to be united in Paris on Feb. 6 and 7. In tandem with its “Volez, Voguez, Voyagez — Louis Vuitton ” exhibition at the Grand Palais, the French lux...