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The latest updates from the accessories world

Tiffany 2Q Income Rises, Increases Full Year Forecast

Tiffany handbag

New York--Tiffany & Co. reported today that its second-quarter earnings climbed 19% aided by price increases and a resurgence … [Read more...]

Steven Madden Takes Stake in Bakers

Bakers Shoes

St. Louis—Bakers Footwear Group sold 20% of the company to Steven Madden Ltd. for $5 million in debt and equity financing and has … [Read more...]

J. Crew 2Q Income Rises but Outlook is Conservative

J. Crew sign and logo

New York—While J. Crew Group Inc., whose better-than-average performance has made it a darling of Wall Street, reported that its … [Read more...]

Artisan House Adds Danielle Nicole, Elle Nicole

Danielle DiFerdinando and Steve Russo of FAB and Artisan House

New York--Artisan House, the new multi-line handbag company spun off from FAB/Starpoint, recently added a new name to its roster: … [Read more...]

Delia’s Swings to Profit in Q2

Delia's logo

Buford, GA--Direct retailer Delia's (styled as dELiA*s) has posted a rise in second quarter net income despite slower … [Read more...]

Gap Launches Canadian E-Commerce Site

Gap Inc.

Apparel retail group Gap has launched a dedicated e-commerce site aimed at Canadian consumers for its Gap, Banana Republic and Old … [Read more...]

HBO Premieres Gangster Chic with Prohibition-Era Show

HBO's Boardwalk Empire

"Boardwalk Empire," HBO's big-production period series set in Prohibition-era Atlantic City, might just have you grabbing … [Read more...]

‘Project Runway’ Features Hat Challenge

The winning fashion design by Michael C.

New York--After seasons of screaming at the television set, "Project Runway" finally answered our call for an accessories-only … [Read more...]

Fasa Sets 2011 Market Dates; Replaces March with Feb

2011 calendar

New York—FASA together with Accessories Magazine have announced the New York Market Dates for 2011. Dates are as follows: • … [Read more...]

Aeropostale Posts 21% Profit Rise

Aeropostale

New York--Aeropostale saw its profits grow on the back of sales increases during the second quarter meeting expectations, but … [Read more...]

Nina Shoes Launches Handbags

Nina Shoes

New York—Nina Shoes, one of the leading makers of special occasion footwear, is launching its own handbag collection slated to … [Read more...]

Payless Launches Isabel Toledo and Colette Paris

Payless Launches Isabel Toledo and Colette Paris

Topeka, KA---Payless ShoeSource plans to roll out its latest capsule designer collection of footwear and handbags by Isabel Toledo … [Read more...]