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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...]

Richemont Q3 Sales Surge 24% in Watches, Jewelry

Cartier's 18K and diamond Masse Secrete panther décor watch which premiered this week at SIHH

Geneva—Fears about a slowdown in luxurygoods, particularly in watches and jewelry, were allayed somewhat on Monday when Cie. … [Read more...]

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Lagos Rare Wonders

Is it just us, or are you getting tired of all the mud slinging negative campaigning surrounding this year’s race for the … [Read more...]

Study: Nearly 20% of Smartphone Shoppers Use QR Codes to Buy


Boston—While they may not know what QR codes are actually called, half of smartphone users have scanned QR codes with 18% making a … [Read more...]

“Real Housewife” Jill Zarin to Bow Her Own Jewelry Line

Jill Zarin

New York—She may have been fired last fall from her hit reality TV series, “The Real Housewives of New York,” but Jill Zarin isn’t … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Rise 3.3% on Mixed Holiday Results

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—“Sales were decent but not great.”That’s how Ken Perkins, president of Retail Metrics, summed up today’s December … [Read more...]

Super Saturday Confusion: December 17 or 24?

Super Saturday

New York—In a holiday season already rife with retail hyperbole, there is what might be the "Big Kahuna" of all: the Saturday … [Read more...]

Another Fashion Icon’s Closet for Sale: Lyn Revson

Lyn Revson in the 1970s

New York—While Christie’s auction of Elizabeth Taylor's collection is garnering headlines this week, fashionistas in the know are … [Read more...]

November Retail Sales Rise Modestly, Miss Expectations

November retail sales report

Washington—Despite a strong showing at retail on Black Friday weekend, total U.S. retail sales rose a modest 0.2% to $399.3 … [Read more...]

Seiko “Goes Red” in Fight Against Heart Disease in Women

Just in time for Valentine's Day: Seiko's solar-powered, special edition Tressia watch. Suggested retail: $295

Mahwah, NJ—With the introduction of a special edition “Go Red” Solar Tressia watch, Seiko Corp. of America hopes to get to the … [Read more...]