Washington, D.C. 20549

        FORM 8-K
        PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF

Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 21, 2005

V. F. Corporation
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)

Pennsylvania                            1-5256             23-1180120
(State or Other Jurisdiction            (Commission        (IRS Employer
of Incorporation)                       File Number)       Identification No.)

105 Corporate Center Boulevard
Greensboro, North Carolina                                  27408
(Address of Principal Executive Offices)                    (Zip Code)

Registrant's telephone number, including area code   336-424-6000

Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to
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following provisions:

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Item 2.02.  Results of Operations and Financial Condition.

Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.

         The following information is furnished pursuant to Item 2.02, "Results
of Operations and Financial Condition," and Item 7.01, "Regulation FD

         On October 21, 2005, VF Corporation issued a press release setting
forth its third-quarter 2005 earnings. A copy of VF's press release is attached
hereto as Exhibit 99 and hereby incorporated by reference.

         In accordance with General Instruction B.2 of Form 8-K, the information
in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including Exhibit 99, shall not be deemed to
be "filed" for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as
amended (the "Exchange Act"), or otherwise subject to the liability of that
section, and shall not be incorporated by reference into any registration
statement or other document filed under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended,
or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific
reference in such filing.

Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(c)     Exhibits.

                  The following is furnished as an exhibit to this report:

                  99       VF Corporation press release dated October 21, 2005.



Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the
registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                    V.F. CORPORATION

                                     By:     /s/ Robert K. Shearer
                                     Robert K. Shearer
                                     Senior Vice President and Chief
                                     Financial Officer
                                     (Chief Financial Officer)

Date:  October 21, 2005


                                  EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit No.                Description
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99                         VF Corporate press release dated October 21, 2005