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. jeffp@busjour.com

Item of the Day: Furla

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Are you smart, clever and intelligent, especially in your career and wealth? Lively, flexible, quick-witted and versatile? Gentle … [Read more...]

HanesBrands’ Q4 Sales, Profits Hit Records, Still Misses Estimates

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Winston-Salem, NC--HanesBrands reported Thursday afternoon a third consecutive year of record net sales and profits, but missed … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Stock Takes a Beating on Disappointing Holiday Results

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Menomonee Falls, WI--Kohl’s Corp. today saw its shares take a beating after the department store released preliminary fourth … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: The Gussy

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Punxsutawney Phil, the Pennsylvania groundhog who supposedly predicts how far away we are from spring, today emerged from … [Read more...]

Michael Kors Q3 Better Than Expected as Online Sales Grow

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London—Despite warnings that it could be in the throes of a “death spiral,” Michael Kors Holding Ltd. Today reported … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Samba Shades by Lafont

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What new under the sun? I mean, sunwear?In this time of fashion collaborations, made-in-France sunglasses line Samba Shades … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Anabel Higgins

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“I'm gonna lock my heart And throw away the key I'm wise to all those tricks You played on me”So swooned singer Billie … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Sneapers

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There are those—and you probably know dozens—who only wear sneakers in rain, snow, sun, with suits, with dresses, with … [Read more...]

Rising Dollar Dampens H&M Q4 Profits

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Stockholm—H&M reported today that its fourth quarter profit was hit by an increasingly strong dollar as well as milder fall … [Read more...]

Etsy Shop Opens in Re-Designed Macy’s Herald Square Basement

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New York—It wasn’t so many years ago that traditional bricks and mortar retailers were worrying about the prospect that websites … [Read more...]

Item of the Day : Motochicgear

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Ever dreamed of being hell on wheels? Despite the cliché that motorcycle owners are greasy, pot-bellied, middle age men who think … [Read more...]

Under Armour Plans to Add 200 Stores

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Baltimore, MD—Despite fears over shuttered stores among majors, there are others planning to expand their retail foothold.Most … [Read more...]