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Walmart Closes NY Fashion Office

Back to basics at Walmart

New York—With a “back to basics” approach as its merchandise mantra these days, Walmart U.S. last week closed its garment district … [Read more...]

Explore Luxury Craftsmanship with Objects of Desire

Making an Hermes bag... from the pages of Objects of Desire

New York—Want to really appreciate those luxury items you've been drooling over? Peruse Objects of Desire, a new book from The … [Read more...]

Jewelry Designer’s Dream Come True: A Website

Contemporary look LA Style from Bri Hana

Los Angeles—Jewelry designer Stacey Johnson says her dream came true today with the launch of her online retail site, Bri … [Read more...]

Iconix Q3 Profit Fall 5%, Expands Brand Portfolio

Iconix' joint venture, Material Girl, launches model search campaign next week at Macy's

New York—Iconix Brand Group Inc., which owns brands such as London Fog, Roca Wear, Mossimo and Danskin, said Thursday its third … [Read more...]

Brooklyn Museum Celebrates 1920s Style

Nickolas Muray (American, 1892–1965), Gloria Swanson, circa 1925. Gelatin silver print. 12 3/4 x 9 3/8 in. (32.4 x 23.8 cm). George Eastman House, International Museum of Photography and Film, Rochester, New York, Gift of Mrs. Nickolas Muray. © Estate of Nickolas Muray

Brooklyn, New York—Not getting your Jazz Age fix from the HBO Series "Boardwalk Empire?"Well, now you can  get your share of … [Read more...]

Deckers Posts Q3 Profit Surge on UGG Brand Sales

The real deal: authentic UGG Australia boots

Goleta, CA—Buoyed by strong sales in its UGG brand footwear, Deckers Outdoor Corporation raised its full year profit forecast … [Read more...]

5 Tips for Holiday Selling Online

Holiday Shopping Online

New York—If one thing is certain this holiday sales season, it is the increasing importance of Internet sales.According to … [Read more...]

Latest Holiday Survey: Down Economy? “Bah Humbug!”

Internet shopping tied with discount retailers as the most likely destination for buy purchasing this year, Deloitte reports i.n its latest holiday survey

New York—Despite a drop in consumer confidence, rising prices across retail, and worries about a double dip recession, holiday … [Read more...]

H&M Goes Goth with “Girl with the Dragon Tattoo” Line

H&M's Girl with the Dragon Tattoo collection

Stockholm--We've been predicting a punky-goth fashion resurgence when the movie "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" launches its … [Read more...]

Karl Lagerfeld Inks Watch Deal with Fossil

Splash page for Karl Lagerfeld's new online brand Karl, which launches next year

Richardson, TX—Soon you’ll have no excuse to be late for a Chanel runway show. Karl Lagerfeld, who directs Chanel, Fendi and his … [Read more...]

Skechers Q3 Profit, Sales Decline as Toning Footwear Sales Fall

"Dancing with the Stars" host Brooke Burke appears in Skechers' fall ad campaign

Manhattan Beach, CA—Despite reporting a sharp decline in demand for its toning footwear, Skechers USA Inc. posted Wednesday a … [Read more...]

PPR Q3 Sales Increase as Luxurygoods Demand Continues


Paris—Agreeing with other recent luxurygoods companies' earnings reports, PPR reported today that its third quarter sales in its … [Read more...]