Topic: Fashion Week

Saks Fifth Avenue CMO Mark Briggs Explains Sweeping Changes 90-year-old department store aims to be a lifestyle authority

When Hudson’s Bay plunked down $2.4 billion to acquire Saks Fifth Avenue last year, many remarked on the pluck of chief executive Richard Baker. Hadn’t he heard that department stores…

September 4, 2014, 1:16 PM EDT

16-Year-Old Media Mogul Tavi Gevinson Is Expanding Her Empire Including online mag Rookie

Tavi Gevinson has been called everything from the future of fashion to the future of journalism (by Lady Gaga, no less). Pretty heady titles for anybody, especially a blogger who…

April 14, 2013, 11:05 PM EDT

Marc Jacobs First to Be Sidelined by Winter Storm Fashion Week braces for Nemo

Winter storm Nemo, the blizzard that will descend upon the Northeast tonight, has claimed the first victim of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. Designer Marc Jacobs announced he would postpone showing his collection from Monday…

February 8, 2013, 1:54 PM EST

Business Social: Fashion Bloggers Adweek's Erin Griffith on the steps to becoming a fashion icon in a digital world

September 15, 2011, 8:24 AM EDT

Bloggers Mean Business They’re not the future of fashion magazines—they’re the future of fashion branding

There was a moment after New York’s 2009 Fall Fashion Week when fashion bloggers had officially, as the press likes to call it, “arrived.” They had blogged their way to…

September 13, 2011, 6:44 AM EDT

Is Digital Killing the Luxury Brand? The democratizing power of the Web means figuring out how to go online without going downscale

High-end fashion brands have a problem. Let’s call it the “Kreayshawn quandary,” after the young Bay Area rapper made famous by the Internet and her hit song “Gucci, Gucci,” which…

September 12, 2011, 6:49 AM EDT

Fashion's Power 25 The people and platforms that truly matter in the world of style

1. Man Repeller The hot things in fashion tend to burn out quickly, but Man Repeller shows no signs of giving up its status as the “It” blog. The love it…

September 12, 2011, 6:47 AM EDT

Bon Appétit Hitting the Runways for Fashion Week Publisher tries to fuse food, style with new program

Under new editor Adam Rapoport, Bon Appétit has embraced lifestyle topics like home, celebrity, and travel, all familiar territory for the epicurean magazine set. But fashion? That’s the play the magazine…

September 6, 2011, 6:44 AM EDT