Giving a Hand to the Umbrella Business?

Give them a hand? Starkweather's Bridget umbrella

Brooklyn, NY—It was a dark and stormy night. (Sorry couldn’t resist that line in an umbrella article).If you were one of those … [Read more...]

Buxton Now Gets Comfortable in Slippers

Buxton Slippers

Lanoka Harbor, NJ--It may be one of the oldest names in the small leathergoods business, but Buxton isn’t a brand to rest on its … [Read more...]

Emerging Designers Honor Icon André Leon Talley

Diane von Furstenberg with André Leon Talley, Emerge!'s Fashion Innovator Award winner

New York—The up-and-comers of fashion took time this week to honor a towering figure in fashion, someone who “has made” it: André … [Read more...]

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Akawelle Necklace

We’re still on a heart high from Valentine’s Day, so it seems befitting that we highlight a truly heart felt collection called … [Read more...]

Soxxy Premieres Sexy Video for Valentine’s Day

From the sexy Valentine's video from Soxxy, a stay-put sock line

New York—The setting? An intimate evening at home. Who? A young couple celebrating with champagne and strawberries. What? Flirting … [Read more...]

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“Down Argentine Way” was famously a movie vehicle for Carmen Miranda, but these days the South American nation serves as the … [Read more...]

Sisters Sell Cruelty-Free Accessories That Are Stylish, Too

Some of the footwear styles featured on Compassion Couture

Roslyn Heights, NY—Jill Spiritus and her sister Tracey are not only best friends but die-hard fans of animals as well as … [Read more...]

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What do you get when you combine two of the bestselling accessories around: infinity scarves and cross body handbags?Well, … [Read more...]

Private Equity Firms Make Bids for Talbots?

Talbots store front

Hingham, MA—Shares of Talbots have risen in price more than 20% following reports that Golden Gate Capital and TPG Capital, two … [Read more...]

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Civic Duty ELEVATION sneaker

Not too many folks like wrinkles.  Like those on your your silk or linen dress? Not so much.And we won’t even go there about … [Read more...]

Brave Leather Creates Online Build-a-Belt Concept

Brave Workshop

Toronto—Mass customization has come to belts with Brave Leather’s newly created Brave Workshop, an interactive site that permits … [Read more...]

Remembering the Titanic with Period Jewelry

Like other pieces in Jewelry Television's Titanic jewelry collection, this onyx pendant was named for a real Titanic passenger, Irene Cabaret

Knoxville, TN–The tragedy unfolding with the cruise ship Costa Concordia in Giglio, Italy, cannot help to bring to mind one of the … [Read more...]