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No. 12: Jean Paul Gaultier's Bold Move

The designer has stepped away from ready-to-wear to focus on couture and fragrance. Are others likely to follow?

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No. 2: Oscar de la Renta, the Passing of an Icon

When the designer passed away on Oct. 20, de la Renta left a deep void, one that spanned continents and generations.

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Rihanna on Love of Design and Puma

The singer talks sneakers and more.

Ports 1961 Taps Natasa Cagalj for Creative Post

She will succeed Fiona Cibani as creative director in charge of women’s wear.

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Expanded Louis Vuitton Store Opens in Paris

The Avenue Montaigne location has doubled in size and taken on a residential cast.

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The Mark of Patrizio di Marco and Frida Giannini

Heritage and Made in Italy craftsmanship were key during their tenure at Gucci.

Africa Hungry for Luxury Brands

Data showed that the number of dollar millionaires in Africa has grown by 150 percent from 2000 to 2013.

More European Brands Keeping Pre-fall in Paris

A number of prominent brands are opting to hold showroom presentations in Paris in lieu of Manhattan this season.

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Prada's Patrizio Bertelli Talks 'Market Readjustment'

The luxury group’s nine-month results saw profits dive 27.6 percent.

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Alain Hivelin Dies at 71

The chairman and majority owner of Balmain spearheaded its international expansion.

Saatchi & Saatchi Talks New Rules of Luxury

Saatchi & Saatchi global planning director Jane Cantellow conducted research in nine countries using the company’s signature Xploring method.

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