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‘Real Fake’ Art Exhibition Examines Counterfeit Culture

‘Real Fake’ Art Exhibition Examines Counterfeit Culture

New York--Counterfeit luxury items might be the bane of the fashion industry’s existence, but they provide inspiration for Chinese … [Read more...]

Claire’s Debuts NES Green’s ‘Again’ Jewelry Line

NES Green

Hoffman Estates, IL--Want to teach girls that recycling can be stylish? Take them to a Claire's! NES GREEN is the environmental … [Read more...]

Cynthia Rowley Creates Fashion Band-Aids

Cynthia Rowley Creates Fashion Band-Aids

New York--Sometimes kissing a boo-boo just isn't enough. In what is hardly the last frontier for a designer collaboration, … [Read more...]

Kim Kardashian to Launch (Another) Jewelry Line

Kim Kardashian with sketches of her new jewelry line

New York—TV reality star Kim Kardashian is expanding her branding empire with yet another jewelry collection—Belle Noel, a costume … [Read more...]

Brown Shoes Rolls Out Eco-Chic Brand Naya

Brown Shoes Rolls Out Eco-Chic Brand Naya

St. Louis--Brown Shoe Co. is taking a step in the right direction with its footwear collection, Naya, a brand featuring … [Read more...]

French Court Upholds eBay Liability in LVMH Case

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Paris--A French appeals court has ordered online auction site eBay to pay 5.7 million euros in damages for selling counterfeit … [Read more...]

Mondani Launches Z-Spoke Zac Posen Handbags

Z Spoke Zac Posen Handbag

New York--Those lucky enough to attend Zac Posen's Z Spoke runway show during Fashion Week will get a peek at his new handbag … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Takes Over Betsey Johnson’s $48 Million Loan

Betsey Johnson

New York—A week after Steven Madden Inc. took a $5 million stake in financially strapped Bakers footwear chain, the footwear and … [Read more...]

Philadelphia Museum Exhibits North African Jewelry

Hand pendant with salamander motif, Khamsa 19th or 20th Century, Morocco Silver, bronze

Philadelphia—With “ethnic” and “global” jewelry so much in vogue, it’s nice to be able to go to the source for … [Read more...]

Charming Shoppes Swings into Q2 Loss

Charming Shoppes Logo

Charming Shoppes Inc. swung to a second quarter loss last week, blaming lower sales and heavy discounting to clear seasonal … [Read more...]

Lanvin Designs New H&M Collection

Lanvin Designs New H&M Collection

Stockholm—French brand Lavin is the latest luxury brand to collaborate with fast-fashion retailer H&M on a designer apparel … [Read more...]

Betsey Johnson Launches Fashion Tattoos

Betsey Johnson Launches Fashion Tattoos

New York--Want to wear your (jeweled) heart on your sleeve? Go right ahead with Betsey Johnson's line of temporary tattoos, that … [Read more...]