Industry News

The latest updates from the accessories world

Disney Introduces its Own ‘Minnie’ Bag

Minnie printed canvas and leather trimmed tote bag by Isabella Fiore for Disney

As women look to lighten their loads with small, lighter weight handbag silhouettes, the Disney Store is coming out with its own … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: August Retail Sales Up, Beating Forecasts

Retail Sales

While much of the fashion industry focuses during fashion week is on hemlines, those looking at current retail bottom lines got … [Read more...]

Lacoste Launches Jewelry Line

Lacoste

New York—Lacoste fashion shows are always choc full of accessories, so it’s no surprise that the French company debuted its … [Read more...]

Pantone Releases Spring 2011 Colors

Pantone Spring 2011 Colors

Carlstadt, NJ--Citing exotic destinations like Africa, India, Peru and Turkey as inspiration for Spring 2011, designers continue … [Read more...]

Student-Designed Allegri Bags on Display at Fashion Week

Allegri Bags

New York-- Some talented high school students got to show accessories at New York Fashion Week, thanks to Allegri.The Italian … [Read more...]

Sunglass Hut to Hire Full-Time Fabulous Blogger

bloggers

New York--Sunglass Hut is about to make one writer's dream come true.Recognizing the value of social media, and acknowledging … [Read more...]

Hot Heels Exhibit Celebrates High Style

Hot Heels

New York--All women guilty of teetering on too-high heels on too-uneven cobblestones will love the photo exhibit "Hot Heels & … [Read more...]

Get Ready: Fashion’s Night Out is Tonight

Get Ready: Fashion’s Night Out is Tonight

New York fashion insiders are already abuzz with Fashion Week, now it’s the public’s turn.The brainchild of Vogue Editor in … [Read more...]

Hue Kicks Off the Broadway Season

HUE will give away more than 800 pairs of colorful corduroy leggings to consumers who pose with cardboard cutouts of HUE's hottest fall leggings styles.

New York—Come and meet, those dancin’ feet—at HUE Legging’s free outdoor concert in Times Square. To kick off this year's Fall … [Read more...]

Can Hublot Keep Fashion Week’s Designers on Time?

Hublot's Big Bang Tutti Frutti Orange watch

New York--Is it still fashionable to be fashionably late?Luxury Swiss watch brand Hublot is the official timekeeper at … [Read more...]

Richemont Half Year Sales Beat Forecast

Richemont

Geneva—Richemont, the luxurygoods giant behind 19 leading luxury brands including Cartier, Montblanc and Chloe, reported this week … [Read more...]

Reed Krakoff Opens NY Store; Launches E-Commerce Site

Reed Krakoff

New York--After launching his eponymous ready-to-wear and accessories line last year, Coach's president and creative director Reed … [Read more...]