Category : Fashion

Fashion / News - 3 weeks ago

What to Watch: Socks Category Growing as Fashion Go-to

The sock category, often forgotten as a niche market, is growing as luxury houses are producing socks for men and women and a mix of smaller sock-based brands are selling at retailers. For men, socks are a way to peacock and show off according to Mel...

Fashion / News - 3 weeks ago

What to Watch: A New Crop of Insta-Famous Accessories

Instagram, with its feed, stories and recently added IGTV, is the social media channel of choice for many in the fashion industry and it’s also a place to track emerging and undiscovered brands. A few designers have gotten smart harnessing the images...

Fashion / News - 4 weeks ago

Pandora Appoints Managing Director, China

PARIS — With sales in decline, struggling Danish jeweler Pandora continues to bulk up its ranks with the appointment of Geena Tok to head up China. Pandora operates more than 200 stores and employs more than 1,400 people in the country, where busines...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Resort 2019: The New York Accessories Scene

Resort coincides with holiday on the retail floor and fittingly accessories designers showed assortments that can do double duty. Brett Heyman of Edie Parker felt festive with her resort offering, making a variety of novelty games to round out a home...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Tariff Hearings Get Under Way in Washington

Today marks the first day of USTR hearings related to Trump administration-proposed tariffs on $200 billion of goods annually shipped in from China. Small and large businesses will present five minutes of testimony that attempts to reconcile why thei...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Movado Moves to Buy Millennial Watch Brand MVMT

Movado Group has entered a deal to acquire Millennial-favorite brand MVMT Watches, the company revealed today. MVMT is relatively new to the watch game. The direct-to-consumer brand was founded in 2013 by Jake Kassan and Kramer LaPlante. The duo have...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Resort 2019 Trend: Spot Check

A perennially popular animal print, leopard roars on in all manner of accessories for resort, from fierce boots to logo belts. & Prop Stylist: Gozde Eker Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read More...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Nancy Gonzalez’s New Design Plan

Nancy Gonzalez is readying for expansion and is breaking with its own tradition to do so. Known for its exotic skin handbags, travel goods and small accessories, the brand will introduce a range of cowhide leather bags for fall. Prices for the leathe...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

New Era Creates Vintage-Inspired Nautica Caps

Nautica has tapped New Era Cap Co. to create a new limited-edition hat collection whose designs are based on the brand’s vintage jackets. The collection will launch on Aug. 24. The New Era x Nautica caps feature elements inspired by NauticaR...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Italy’s Leo Shoes Feeds Luxury Sneaker Craze

CASARANO, Italy — As word spreads that Virgin Galactic could be launching suborbital flights out of Italy’s Puglia region, a luxury footwear manufacturer in the same area is rolling out sneakers that are already out of this world — and to call them s...

Fashion / News - 1 month ago

Safilo Shares Fall After Release of First-Half Results

MILAN — Safilo Group shares tumbled on Friday, declining as much as 7 percent and closing down 5.33 percent to 4 euros following the release of the firm’s first-half figures a day earlier that showed a steeper loss and a fall in revenues. In th...