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  • Uniqlo sees Marvel fan-favorites Spider-Man and Jessica Jones on shirts

    Uniqlo sees Marvel fan-favorites Spider-Man and Jessica Jones on shirts

    Do we need another hero? Uniqlo apparently thinks so. The Fast Retail brand revealed exclusively to WWD that the theme of its 2018 UTGP, or Uniqlo T-Shirt Grand Prix contest, is Marvel. “We hope this will inspire artists and fans around the world to participate in UTGP in new and unique ways,”...

  • Hermès to honor window designer Leïla Menchari

    Hermès to honor window designer Leïla Menchari

    Regular passers-by of the Rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré in Paris from across the past three decades will be familiar with the traffic-stopping, fantasy windows of Leïla Menchari for the Hermès flagship. Paying tribute to the Tunisian designer’s love of craft and materials, the French leather goods...

  • Ashley Graham, Candice Huffine reflect on influencing more than sales with Lane Bryant ads

    Ashley Graham, Candice Huffine reflect on influencing more than sales with Lane Bryant ads

    Being on the set of a national lingerie ad campaign with major models conjures a stereotype of thumping music, empty Champagne glasses and frazzled assistants scurrying to-and-fro, procuring their every demand. But the vibe was far more girl power than fashion diva at Lane Bryant’s shoot for its...

  • Plus-size retailer Torrid to showcase at New York Fashion Week

    Plus-size retailer Torrid to showcase at New York Fashion Week

    Torrid, which designs and retails apparel, lingerie, swimwear, accessories and footwear for the plus-size woman, is the first plus-size women’s fashion brand to present at NYFW: The Shows as part of IMG. The runway show will take place Sept. 12. The catwalk will be a showcase for the brand’s third...

  • Kim Kardashian West, Halsey attend Balmain party with Olivier Rousteing in Beverly Hills

    Kim Kardashian West, Halsey attend Balmain party with Olivier Rousteing in Beverly Hills

    “My hair is jacked. I have a red lip. I’m so French right now,” joked Gillian Jacobs as she walked into the Balmain party in Beverly Hills on Thursday night. It wasn’t just any old party — an art-filled mansion with see-through floors and an indoor swimming pool was bathed in pink lights, creating...

  • Saks Fifth Avenue, Sony team up for ‘The Emoji Movie’ merchandise

    Saks Fifth Avenue, Sony team up for ‘The Emoji Movie’ merchandise

    “We love partnering with of-the-moment pop culture experiences,” said John Antonini, director of stores at Saks Fifth Avenue, who was standing on the red carpet outside the Saks flagship Monday night. He was pointing to “The Emoji Movie” windows that were installed along 50th Street — so appropriate,...

  • Prada to set up pop-ups in Galeries Lafayette in Paris

    Prada to set up pop-ups in Galeries Lafayette in Paris

    Prada will take over the window displays of Galeries Lafayette at the end of the month, while setting up two pop-up stores on the ground floor of the Paris department store, one for men and another for women. From July 31 to Aug. 20, Prada will plaster the eleven windows lining the French capital’s...

  • Cara Delevingne fronts A|X Armani Exchange fall campaign

    Cara Delevingne fronts A|X Armani Exchange fall campaign

    The A|X Armani Exchange campaign for fall dovetails with Giorgio Armani’s reorganization of his brand’s portfolio and the relaunch of the young streetwear label. The designer tapped Sabine Villard to photograph the new A|X Armani Exchange campaign for fall-winter 2017-18, fronted by British actress,...

  • Menswear forecast for spring/summer 2018: Striped and relaxed, with stormy weather on the way

    Menswear forecast for spring/summer 2018: Striped and relaxed, with stormy weather on the way

    The surf’s up, the sun’s out and life’s as colorful and carefree as a day at the beach, but storm clouds are gathering on the horizon. And we’re in for nasty weather. That’s one way to interpret the overarching message of the spring/summer 2018 menswear collections shown here Monday through Thursday...

  • First ladies wear Valentino, Louis Vuitton for Bastille Day parade

    First ladies wear Valentino, Louis Vuitton for Bastille Day parade

    First Lady Melania Trump was immersed in today’s Bastille Day festivities wearing a Valentino jacquard dress with a floral design and full skirt. Looking celebratory — and patriotic — with her husband, FLOTUS joined French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte to watch the traditional...

  • Jason Wu to debut namesake fragrance

    Jason Wu to debut namesake fragrance

    If Jason Wu’s first fragrance looks familiar, it’s probably because the bottle bears a striking resemblance to the “Fragrance Box Clutch” that walked the runway of his fall 2017 show. This is just one example of how the eau de parfum, which hits counters in August, ties in to Wu’s decade-old ready-to-wear...

  • Trina Turk to pop up at W Hotel

    Trina Turk to pop up at W Hotel

    Resort and Trina Turk pretty much go hand-in-hand. The designer’s latest project had her collaborating with the W Los Angeles hotel in Beverly Hills on custom cabanas at the property’s Wet deck pool using prints from her Trina Turk indoor/outdoor Schumacher line. It’s the first time the prints...

  • Harper Beckham celebrates 6th birthday at Buckingham Palace

    Harper Beckham celebrates 6th birthday at Buckingham Palace

    Prince Andrew hosted the daughter of Victoria and David Beckham for a tea party at his palace apartment last week.

  • Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner sued by man who took Tupac photos they used on 'vintage' shirts

    Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner sued by man who took Tupac photos they used on 'vintage' shirts

    Kendall and Kylie Jenner's ill-fated foray into cross-breeding their brand with classic images of rock and rap icons is now more than an adventure in questionable taste.The photographer behind the Tupac Shakur pictures used on a couple of shirts sold in the sisters' online store has sued them.The...

  • No one does Paris Couture Week like Celine Dion

    No one does Paris Couture Week like Celine Dion

    “Oh Céline — Madame Céline Dion!” Celebrity stylist Law Roach has found himself a bit of a dream client in Céline Dion, and Dion in return seems ever the happy camper. The powerhouse pop star made waves last year during couture week in Paris for her head-to-toe couture looks, as well as her exuberance...

  • Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner reflect on Kendall + Kylie line’s evolution

    Kendall Jenner, Kylie Jenner reflect on Kendall + Kylie line’s evolution

    If anyone still doubts the staying power of Kendall and Kylie Jenner, the two youngest members of the Kardashian-Jenner clan have hit a milestone that many other brands have struggled to reach amid the troubled retail climate. “We have a few years now under our belt and definitely feel like we’ve...

  • The Kooples celebrates new bag line co-designed with Emily Ratajkowski

    The Kooples celebrates new bag line co-designed with Emily Ratajkowski

    The Kooples threw a cocktail party in the newly refurbished Hôtel de Crillon to celebrate the launch of its first line of Italian-made handbags, codesigned with Emily Ratajkowski and fittingly called the Emily. Guests including Audrey Marnay, Rossy de Palma and Ellen von Unwerth mingled in sprawling...

  • The DTLA Louis Vuitton X Supreme pop-up shop has popped down — at least for now

    The DTLA Louis Vuitton X Supreme pop-up shop has popped down — at least for now

    One week after the temporary Louis Vuitton X Supreme shop popped up in downtown Los Angeles, it appears to have suddenly popped down. The closure also appears to have happened the same day as a minor incident outside the temporary store, at 833 E. 3rd St., to which the Los Angeles Police Department...

  • Todd Oldham expands Kid Made Modern and helps with upcoming John Waters exhibition

    Todd Oldham expands Kid Made Modern and helps with upcoming John Waters exhibition

    Highly crafted children’s wear for Kid Made Modern is one of the numerous projects Todd Oldham’s team is polishing up in his Vesey Street design studio here. What used to be a law office is now a warren of colorful library-like rooms with eclectic art and soft-spoken staffers juggling a bevy of...

  • Mytheresa.com teams with Prada on exclusive capsule

    Mytheresa.com teams with Prada on exclusive capsule

    Munich-based retailer Mytheresa.com is continuing to foster its close partnership with Prada, with the launch of an exclusive capsule collection. The range builds on the success of the Italian house’s feather-trimmed pieces from spring, with a ready-to-wear and accessories range that focuses on...

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