WSJ.com: Fashion Journal
Luxury Stores Get Stingy About Energy Costs
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 06:11:50 EDT
French fashion group LVMH is reducing its energy usage by changing the lighting in Louis Vuitton, Bulgari and Sephora stores.
Shop Like a VIP
Wed, 13 May 2015 14:28:35 EDT
Luxury labels are creating lavish dressing rooms to woo big spenders and keep them shopping longer
Nude Hose Make a Comeback
Thu, 21 May 2015 12:19:42 EDT
Sheer hose return, after many years in fashion’s backwaters.
Fashion's Secret Blockbusters
Wed, 27 May 2015 19:22:46 EDT
Stores promote what’s new, but they keep certain wardrobe workhorses on ‘replenishment,’ ensuring they return season after season.
Inside the Making of an It Bag
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 18:15:01 EDT
Prada is aiming for style magic. Its hopes its strategy will make its new Inside handbag into a best seller.
Who Wears a $3,074 Bra?
Mon, 15 Jun 2015 18:38:06 EDT
Italian lingerie brand La Perla’s new haute couture line is a sign of the world’s appetite for ultraluxury goods.
How Stores Know What You Want When You Shop
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 23:44:25 EDT
A typical apparel retailers collects enough customer behavior data to fill nearly one million books with the information. Many stores use statistical analysis of consumer habits and preferences to decide on discounts, product placement and styles.
Fashion Has Designs on Dallas
Thu, 04 Jun 2015 15:27:41 EDT
Forget Paris. Luxury labels and retailers are once again feeding a ferocious appetite for runway creations in a city whose reputation has long been mired in the era of J.R. Ewing.
Can Skipping the Runway Pay Off?
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 23:37:05 EDT
After canceling her fall runway show, designer Rebecca Taylor is pursuing a new marketing strategy she believes is more in tune with the way consumers connect to fashion.
Luxe Fashion Houses Vie For Decadent Show Destinations
Wed, 13 May 2015 21:48:19 EDT
Louis Vuitton brought guests from around the world to Palm Springs, Calif. for its cruise collection fashion show, but the parties, dinners and socializing in the desert created a posh camp atmosphere spanning three days.