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The latest updates from the accessories world

Baby-G Marries the Mob with Watch Collab

BABY-G MARRIES THE MOB

Dover, NJ--Apparel street brand Married to the Mob and Casio’s Baby-G watch have tied the knot with a sweet-n-edgy collaboration. … [Read more...]

QVC Bows Andy Warhol Jewelry by Robert Lee Morris

Silver and brass necklace from Andy Warhol by RLM for QVC

West Chester, PA—“Everyone will be famous for 15 minutes,” Andy Warhol, once said. And in this age of live streaming, You Tube and … [Read more...]

Alex Woo’s African Cats Pendant to Aid African Wildlife Foundation

Alex Woo African Cats jewelry line

New York--Jewelry designer Alex Woo is best known for her little charms featuring little numbers, little letters and little … [Read more...]

Merchandise Miss Leads Christopher & Banks to Q4 Loss

Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN--Christopher & Banks reported Thursday a fourth-quarter loss of $16.7 million, or 47 cents per share, which was … [Read more...]

Happy Hour Watch Opens Beer Bottles

Happy Hour Bottoms Up watch

San Diego--We have three folders to file this one under:“Why didn’t we think of this?” “Why weren’t we invited to the … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters’ Global President Leaves

Urban Outfitters storefront

Philadelphia--Shares of Urban Outfitters slumped 3% this morning upon news that Stephen Murray, global president of the Urban … [Read more...]

UK Accessories Brand L.K. Bennett Comes Stateside; Opens First Store

L.K. Bennett

London--The British are coming! The British are coming! Actually, they’ve already arrived.“Accessible luxury” British … [Read more...]

Eyebobs Gets a Scoop on Katie Couric (Her Eyewear, That Is)

Katie Couric

New York—Eyebobs has a scoop on CBS News anchor Katie Couric. But it doesn’t have to do the persistent rumors this week that the … [Read more...]

Bulgari to Introduce Serpenti Leathergoods

Bulgari's Serpenti handbag collection

Rome—While much of the news recently about Bulgari has centered on how crucial its jewelry and watch business will be to its new … [Read more...]

House of Harlow 1960 Launches Handbags

House of Harlow minaudieres

Los Angeles--Nicole Richie might be busy with her two kids, but she’s got another baby due this fall: House of Harlow 1960’s first … [Read more...]

The Headwear Assoc Inducts New Hall of Famers

Headwear Association 2011 Inductees

New York--If there’s one accessories classification that’s almost completely celebrity driven, it’s hats.From stylish … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: March Retail Rises on Fuel, Food Costs

Commerce Dept: March Retail Rises on Fuel and Food Costs

Washington—Retail sales rose again in March, marking the tenth consecutive month of increases; however, most of the increase could … [Read more...]