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Ralph Rucci Leaves His Own Label

Ralph Rucci Leaves His Own Label

  by Lauren Kaplan

Ralph Rucci is leaving his namesake line, which he created in 1994. A new creative director is expected to be named before the end of the year, and the in-house team will be responsible for creating the fall- and pre-fall collections. The [...]

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Anna Wintour To Be Honored At 2014 British Fashion Awards

Anna Wintour To Be Honored At 2014 British Fashion Awards

  by Lauren Kaplan

Condé Nast artistic director and Vogue editor Anna Wintour can add another accolade to her impressive list of fashionable accomplishments: she'll be honored with the Outstanding Achievement Award at the 2014 British Fashion [...]

Tags: anna wintour, British Fashion Awards, Condé Nast, editor, London Coliseum, Outstanding Achievement award, Vogue
Paul Andrew Wins The Top Prize at the 11th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

Paul Andrew Wins The Top Prize at the 11th Annual CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Awards

  by Lauren Kaplan

CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Paul Andrew told Style.com that he plans to put his prize to good use: a footwear revolution, of sorts, that results in a comfortable high heel. The footwear designer came out on top at the CFDA/Vogue Awards, [...]

Tags: Alex Orley, Brett Heyman, cfda, cfda/vogue fashion fund, Daniel Corrigan, Edie Parker, Eva Fehren, Eva Zuckerman, footwear, Gigi Burris, Gigi Burris Millinery, Grant Krajecki, Grey Ant, Jake Sargent, ken downing, Matthew Orley, Natalie Levy, neiman marcus, Orley, Paul Andrew, Ryan Roche, Samantha Orley, seth meyers, Simon Miller, Spring Studios, Stella McCartney, tanya taylor, Wes Gordon
What Happens When Fashion Brands Sue Over Trademark Infringement?

What Happens When Fashion Brands Sue Over Trademark Infringement?

  from She Finds

Just two weeks ago Converse filed a lawsuit against 31 companies, claiming that their iconic Chuck Taylorsneaker had been copied by brands like Ed Hardy, Walmart, H&M and more.[...]

Chris Benz Takes Over As Creative Director at Bill Blass

Chris Benz Takes Over As Creative Director at Bill Blass

  by Lauren Kaplan

Chris Benz sat the last few seasons out as far as showing collections for his eponymous collection goes, but he’s about to make a big comeback. The designer is the new creative director at Bill Blass, with his role beginning immediately. [...]

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Nicolas Ghesquière On Classics and Complexities at Louis Vuitton

Nicolas Ghesquière On Classics and Complexities at Louis Vuitton

  by Lauren Kaplan

In his position at the helm of Louis Vuitton, Nicolas Ghesquière has everyone’s attention. But at WWD’s Apparel and Retail CEO Summit dinner on Monday, the artistic director assured us that he’s not going to try too hard to [...]

Tags: classic, Fashion, Louis Vuitton, nicolas ghesquiere, statement, women's wear daily, wwd