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Gina Rose Sirico

Gina Rose Sirico, Fashion Market Editor Gina recently graduated from Marist College with a major in Communication with concentrations in Journalism and Advertising, and minors in Fashion Merchandising and Global Studies. At graduation she also received the faculty award for Excellence in Journalism. Having interned with Accessories in 2008 and assisted with the Accessories 100 year anniversary party, she knew this was a career path she wanted to take. Previous internships included Milford Living Magazine, Hudson Valley Magazine, Tom Martinelli Custom Publishing, and even production with NBC 4 New York with the legendary Gabe Pressman. The profile piece she created with Gabe Pressman at NBC about the Garment District was Emmy Nominated in 2012.

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Christian Louboutin Offers Wise Words at FIT Graduation

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New York — Over 4,000 students received associate, bachelors or master’s degrees yesterday at The Fashion Institute of Technology’s (FIT), 69th commencement exercises and they will take Christian Louboutin’s wise words with them as well. FIT commencement was held May 22 at Javitz Center North and Bobbi Brown, renowned makeup artist, and …

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ICE Crystal Jewelry Awards Winners Announced!

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New York—You can say these students definitely ICED their tests!! Accessories magazine is pleased to announce the winners of its first-ever ICE Crystal Jewelry Awards competition, sponsored by Preciosa and FIT. The competition paired FIT jewelry design students with jewelry industry mentors to give the students real-life experience. Preciosa gave crystals to the six …