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The latest updates from the accessories world

HBO’s ‘Mildred Pierce’ Highlights Depression Era Fashion

Mildred Pierce

You think being a working mom is tough now? Joan Crawford might have won a best-actress Oscar in 1945 for her starring role of … [Read more...]

Charming Shoppes widens Q4 loss, to close 240 stores

Charming Shoppes

Bensalem, PA--Charming Shoppes Inc. reported Thursday a narrower-than-expected loss as the specialty women's apparel, footwear and … [Read more...]

Dollar General Q4 Surges Sales Hike

Dollar General

Goodlettsville, TN--Fourth quarter profit at discount retailer Dollar General Corporation more than doubled, thanks to cost … [Read more...]

Michael Spirito Launches Fashion Jewelry With MZ Berger

Michael Spirito jewelry by MZ Berger

New York—Michael Spirito certainly lives on the edge. The jewelry designer’s collections are full of spikes, skulls, daggers, … [Read more...]

Watch Brand Seeks ‘New Faces’ on Facebook

Elysee Watches 'Face of the Month'

New York—Elysee Watches is looking for some new faces—and not just on the dials of its European-made watches. The company, … [Read more...]

G-III Reports Soaring Q4 Profits

Andrew Marc, one of G-III's brands

New York--G-III Apparel Group reported that its fourth quarter profits rose 36.9% on strong sales growth and predicted its fiscal … [Read more...]

Jersey Shore’s Sammi Launches Jewelry

Jersey Shore's Sammi launches jewelry

New York—Every ready to cash in on their 15 minutes of fame, another “Jersey Shore” reality “star” is delving into fashion. Sammi … [Read more...]

Coccolare Launches Bridal Hosiery

Katherine pantyhose from Coccolare Boutique's new bridal hosiery collection

Chicago—While taking the most important steps of her life, a bride walking down the aisle on her wedding day should be wearing … [Read more...]

New York & Co. Q4 Profit Surges

New York & Co,.

New York--Higher sales and margins, tight control of inventories, and a tax gain have helped New York & Company Inc. to a … [Read more...]

Latico Clucks about its Latest Exotic

Latico clutch

Denville, NJ—Latico Leathers is no chicken when it comes to trying new materials in handbags. Well, maybe a little chicken—in a … [Read more...]

Marimekko to Open NY Flagship Store

Marimekko logo

New York--Marimekko is set to open its own flagship store in Manhattan this fall. The Marimekko showroom, which opened in New … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q4 Profit Up 29% as International Sales Pick Up

Tiffany blue box

New York—Tiffany & Co reported today better-than-expected fourth quarter profits but lowered its forecast for fiscal 2011 … [Read more...]