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The latest updates from the accessories world

Guinness Crowns Big Skinny with Worlds Largest Wallet

World's Largest Wallet

Cambridge, MA—This holiday season just about everyone could use a big wallet (not to mention deep pockets). But the Paul … [Read more...]

Blake Lively Teams up with Chanel

Blake Lively and Karl Lagerfeld

When Gossip Girl’s very own Blake Lively was hanging out with Karl Lagerfeld back in July in Paris, the rumor mill speculated that … [Read more...]

Puma Renews Eyewear License with Charmant

Puma Eyewear

Herzogenaurach, Germany--Puma is pouncing on the U.S., at least in eyewear. German sportstyle brand Puma has renewed its global … [Read more...]

Pandora Builds Bracelet Apps

Pandora apps

Columbia, MD—Attention bead heads! Pandora is making it possible to shop for its collectible beads from your iPhone and Facebook … [Read more...]

New Fur Label Law Awaits Obama’s Signature

All accessories (except handbags) would have to be labeled if the Truth in Fur Label Act becomes law

Washington—In a rare instance of bipartisanship in a turbulent lame duck session of Congress, the U.S. Senate on Wednesday night … [Read more...]

Handbago.com Announces 2010 Handbag Award Winners

Handbago.com

  As any American Idol contestant knows, the popular vote is everything. And at handbag blog and marketplace … [Read more...]

Holiday Shopping Divide: Best Deals Online or in Store?

Black laptop Xmas

New York—With less than three weeks left in holiday shopping season, the third wave of StrategyOne's Annual Holiday Shopping … [Read more...]

EMU Kicks Back Over UGG Lawsuit

EMU vs UGG

South Geelong, Australia—EMU Australia, which Deckers Outdoor Corp. filed suit against on Tuesday for trademark infringement over … [Read more...]

Bulgari Opens Jewelry Retrospective in Paris

Elizabeth Taylor wearing her Bulgari diamond and 18-carat emerald brooch that Richard Burton gave her as an engagement present in 1962.

Rome–Famed Bulgari jewelry worn over the decades by such stars as Elizabeth Taylor, Sophia Loren, Ingrid Bergman and others, will … [Read more...]

International Sales Help Mulberry Triple H1 Profit

New for Spring 2011: Mulberry's Edie bag

Somerset, England--Mulberry Group more than tripled its first-half profits after sales soared by 38%, and says it is “positive” in … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Q1 Profit Triples

Neiman Marcus

Dallas—Mirroring increases that many European luxurygoods companies have been reporting recently, Neiman Marcus Inc. posted today … [Read more...]

Kardashian Time: Kim Unveils Watch Line

Kim Kardashian shows off a watch from her namesake collection with Brissmor Co.

Los Angeles, CA—Kim Kardashian unveiled her latest addition to her growing brand empire Tuesday night—a collection of fashion … [Read more...]