Design-It-Yourself Handbag Website Gets Personal with Clients

The cross-body style, "Zippy Purse," is one of eThreads' bestsellers

Somerville, MA—Although she and her team have made thousands of handbags over the years, Emily Worden has never made the same … [Read more...]

BaselWorld: The Big are Getting Even Bigger

Last look: Following the close of this year's show, construction continues on a vast new exhibition all that will hand over the Messeplatz.

Basel, Switzerland—Although BaselWorld 2012 drew only 1% more buyers this year—some 104,300 from more than 100 countries, show … [Read more...]

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Schofer neon chains

Most of the blazing bling that nearly blinded us as we walked through BaselWorld earlier this week was diamond jewelry—big … [Read more...]

Famed Italian Artist Inspires New Sterling Silver, Crystal Jewelry

"Flights of Fancy": butterfly ring from Ferroni by unveil its new “Ferroni by Jena Forté Collection”

Los Angeles—It may be a long way from the Tuscan Valley of Italy to the San Fernando Valley of Southern California, but the … [Read more...]

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Angelique de Paris cuff

We’ve been touting tropical florals so much lately you probably think we’re budding horticulturists. Truth is we’d love to see the … [Read more...]

“Hate to Shop” e-Books Provide Style Tips to Busy Women

IH2S Volume IV - Accessories

Washington—While the U.S. job market may be slowly improving, there still are plenty of people out of work, looking for an added … [Read more...]

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RainRap

We have a friend (who shall remain nameless) who was on her way to an interview with a major Wall Street bank when she got caught … [Read more...]

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...]