Jeff Prine

Jeff Prine, Editor at Large, Accessories Magazine
Jeff returns as a regular contributor to Accessories magazine. Initially Jeff worked as senior editor at Accessories more than 20 years ago and his love of the industry has followed him until present. Since his tenure here, Jeff has continued to report jewelry, watch and other luxury goods trends as executive editor at Modern Jeweler magazine, fashion director at Lustre, and as contributor on products and trends for consumer and trade publications and websites. In addition to his editorial experience, Jeff also served as an adjunct instructor for accessories merchandising at Fashion Institute of Technology.

Krill of Ann Inc, Meyrowitz of TJX Move on to New Roles, New CEOs Appointed

Executive Moves

Mahway, NJ and Framingham, MA—Two of retail’s most powerful women executives will be transitioning from their current CEO posts … [Read more...]

Retailers Enthused over News of TPP Agreement


Washington—Retail trade associations were quick to applaud a deal reach among the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Christian Drake

Christian Drake

Yeah, TGIF to some. But to others we’re in the last days. We mean it. The last days of Earth as we know it. At least some (wacky) … [Read more...]

Nike Becomes Top Performer in Stocks After Q1 Earnings Beat


Beaverton, OR—Some people may be worried about sales in China. Well, Nike ain’t some people. The athleticwear giant reported late … [Read more...]

Film Short: Scarves as Sensual Artwork

Just in time for PFW: Paris scarf and dress from Cityzen by Azin

New York—A video of ways to tie a scarf may be a great idea for a classic, mainstream scarf collection, but not if it’s a luxury … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Coca-Cola + Katherine Baumann


Most of us would eschew the notion of turning 40, much less a 100 years old, but if you’re an American brand icon it’s actually … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Q4 Loss Narrows, Full Year Sales Up 5.3%

Rag & Bone at Neiman Marcus stores

Dallas—Neiman Marcus Group reported Tuesday that its fourth quarter loss narrowed its loss as sales continued to rise.For the … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Muitt Slipperinas


Not all the action, debuts and introductions of new merchandise were on the runways and stages of New York Fashion Week. Retailer … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: L. Erickson

Luxurious Leathers

When you’re ready for your close up—or any look for that matter—you might want to consider an updated, edgy approach to your … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Dress.To.Wood


There’s always a lot of talk about using natural fibers especially around Fashion Week when so much focus is on the make and … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: ANMARÉ


When it’s New York Fashion Week it seems to be all about the future. In this case, what’s up for Spring/Summer ’16.But for … [Read more...]

Ascena Q4 Results Just Edge Past Forecast

As part of Lane Bryant's Plus is Equal campaign, the retailer presented a fashion show at NYFW with plus-size models.

Mahwah, NJ--Ascena Retail Group Inc., which recently bought Ann Inc., swung into a fourth quarter loss due to a write-down on Lane … [Read more...]