Donna Karan

Donna Karan, Taylor Swift, Kenneth Cole & More React to Texas Elementary School Shooting

Click here to read the full article. It’s been less than 24 hours since a gunman opened fire at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas, on Tuesday, and social media has been flooded with call-to-action pleas, from designers to celebrities to senators, for stricter gun control laws. According to authorities, 19 children and two teachers were killed by suspect — 18-year-old Salvador Ramos — a student at Uvalde High School, who is also dead. Kenneth Cole, an outspoken figure on social issues, simply asked, “How many more,” via a post on Twitter. Go to to help prevent more senseless gun violence. —...
Picture for Donna Karan, Taylor Swift, Kenneth Cole & More React to Texas Elementary School Shooting

Retail Intel: Sneaker and Streetwear Boutique Portal Debuts at Mohegan Sun + More

FN rounds up all the store openings, closings and redesigns happening this month, from throughout the footwear industry. Send your retail news to Dec. 21, 2021: A new sneaker and streetwear boutique has opened at the Mohegan Sun resort and casino in Uncasville, Connecticut. Called “Portal,” the retailer describes its vision on its website as such: “Fashion provides us with a way to stand out – on our own terms. Established on a reverence for sneaker and streetwear culture – our mission is to share this passion through contextual storytelling and experiential access to curated collections from the creators that shape...
Picture for Retail Intel: Sneaker and Streetwear Boutique Portal Debuts at Mohegan Sun + More

Donna Karan Brings Back Uniform Dressing in a New Revolve Capsule

Before social media trend cycles and endless DTC brands for shoppers to choose from, there were mall stores and catalogues merchandised specifically for uniform dressing. In the late ‘90s through the mid-2000s, names like Donna Karan New York championed the idea of capsule wardrobing before it was a thing. Now, to introduce a new generation to a more calculated approach to style, DKNY has partnered with Revolve to recreate its archival designs with a modern update.

Donna Karan, Revolve Partner on Exclusive Assortment

Click here to read the full article. Donna Karan New York, owned by G-III Apparel Group, is collaborating with Revolve, the fashion retailer for Millennial and Gen Z consumers, to introduce a limited-edition capsule collection this fall called Donna Karan x Revolve. The 15-piece assortment of ready-to-wear includes body-skimming dresses, miniskirts, a body suit, a jumpsuit, bandeau bra tops and fluid gowns. The color palette is monochromatic with accents of silver, and fabrics such as metallic jersey and vegan leather.More from WWDFashion Photos from WWD's ArchiveArjé Chapter 1 CollectionInside Donna Karan's Urban Zen West Hollywood Dinner Raissa Gerona, chief brand officer of...

DKNY, Donna Karan Parent G-III Blows Past Estimates, Raises Guidance

Click here to read the full article. The comeback continues at G-III Apparel Group Ltd. The firm, parent to the DKNY and Donna Karan brands, among others, revealed quarterly earnings Thursday before the market opened, improving on top and bottom lines and raising its full-year guidance. More from WWDA Look Back at Zendaya's Best Fashion MomentsArchival Images From DNR: Street Style, Retailers and StoresBehind the Scenes Photos from the 2022 Pirelli Calendar “We delivered outstanding second-quarter results that exceeded our guidance for both the top and bottom lines,” Morris Goldfarb, G-III’s chairman and chief executive officer, said in a statement. “Throughout the...
Page Six

Vera Wang celebrates 72nd birthday with Donna Karan and Calvin Klein

Fashion’s finest — and the fiercest faux diva — fêted Vera Wang on her 72nd birthday. The legendary designer’s pals Donna Karan, Calvin Klein, Bridget Foley and Alina Cho were among sixty guests who showed up for her intimate birthday bash at The Jimmy in Soho on Tuesday night. But the biggest surprise was Cher’s number-one impersonator: Steven Andrade from “Screaming Queens.”

Donna Karan parent G-III forecasts an upbeat year with the return of 'wear-to-work' clothing

G-III Apparel Group Ltd. shares jumped 6.5% in Monday premarket trading after the apparel company reported fiscal first quarter earnings that beat expectations and gave upbeat full-year guidance. Net income totaled $26.3 million, or 53 cents per share, after a loss of $39.3 million, or 82 cents per share, last year. Sales totaled $519.9 million, up from $405.1 million last year. The FactSet consensus was for EPS of 15 cents and sales of $463.0 million. "With each passing week, sales for broader lifestyle apparel, such as sportswear, wear-to-work attire and dresses, are accelerating and our overall business in North...

Donna Karan parent G-III shares rise after earnings beat

G-III Apparel Group Ltd. GIII, +3.38% stock rose 3.6% in Thursday premarket trading after the fashion company reported fourth-quarter earnings that beat expectations. Among G-III's licensed and proprietary brands are Donna Karan and DKNY, Tommy Hilfiger and Karl Lagerfeld. Net income totaled $14.6 million, or 30 cents per share, down from $25.3 million, or 52 cents per share, last year. Sales totaled $526.2 million, down from $754.6 million last year. The FactSet consensus was for EPS of 23 cents and sales of $535.0 million. Fourth-quarter earnings include a 17-cents-per-share loss from the permanent closure of Wilsons Leather and G.H. Bass stores. For the first quarter, G-III expects sales of $460.0 million and EPS of 5 cents to 15 cents. The FactSet consensus is for sales of $502.2 million and a loss of 3 cents per share. G-III stock has gained nearly 600% over the past year while the S&P 500 index.
Page Six

Donna Karan reveals she was hospitalized with COVID-19

Donna Karan revealed during a Zoom fundraiser that she was hospitalized with COVID-19. “I was in the hospital the other day. I have COVID. I experienced it, and one of my biggest things has always been healthcare,” she said on the virtual fundraiser New York mayoral hopeful Ray McGuire on Tuesday. “Where is the care in health care? There is disease care… Who’s caring for the nurses? What I saw in these hospitals is unacceptable.”

Donna Karan Speaks Out About Positive COVID-19 Diagnosis

Donna Karan has revealed she was hospitalized with COVID-19. The fashion designer spoke about her experience with the virus on her Instagram and during the virtual “Women for Ray” fundraiser on Tuesday, which supported New York mayoral candidate Ray McGuire. “I was in the hospital the other day,” she said...