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Talbots Adds Linda Evangelists in New Market Strategy

Linda Evangelista for Talbots

Hingham, MA--Talbots reported this week it has reversed first quarter losses and plans an aggressive new marketing strategy that … [Read more...]

Patricia Field to Build Her Brand with Artestar

Patricia Field to Build Her Brand with Artestar

New York—You’ve seen her costume design in trendsetting movies and TV shows such as "Sex and the City," "Devil Wears Prada," "Ugly … [Read more...]

HSN to Introduce Liza Minnelli Collection

Liza Minnelli at last week's premiere of "Sex and the City 2"

St. Petersburg, FL--Liza Minnelli, who has a cameo appearance in “Sex and the City 2”, will bow her own limited edition apparel … [Read more...]

You Look FABB-ULOUS!

21st Annual FABB Ball

New York—Visit our Paparazzi section to see your industry peers (and possibly yourself!) at this year's annual Fashion Accessories … [Read more...]

How I Did It! Izzi Bag

Anne Agoren, owner of UK-based Izzi Bag

Tweeting her way to success. Anne Agoren, owner of UK-based Izzi Bag, shows how to build a brand over Twitter.Here’s a story a … [Read more...]

FABB Honors Henri Bendel’s Ed Bucciarelli

FABB founder Reenie Brown with actress Molly Sims and Ed Bucciarelli at last night

New York—The accessories industry gathered Tuesday night to celebrate in at the annual Fashion Accessories Benefit Ball (FABB) … [Read more...]

How I Did It! Li&Leung Design Group

Lisa Nunziata

A pair of handbag veterans team up with musician Carlos Santana and discover a new handbag niche.Lisa Nunziata and Andrew … [Read more...]

Katz to Succeed Tansky at Neiman Marcus Group

Karen Katz

Dallas--Neiman Marcus Group Inc. reported Monday that Karen Katz would succeed Burton Tansky as president and ceo. While it is no … [Read more...]

Gottschalks Executives Plan New Retail Venture

Gottschalks by Joe Levy

Fresno--Former executives of Gottschalks department stores said they intend to launch a new department store chain in "the image … [Read more...]

J. Crew Execs Score Bonuses

J. Crew sign and logo

New York—It definitely appears to help when you have friends (read: first lady Michelle Obama) in high places with high … [Read more...]

FIT Presents Lifetime Achievement Award to Judith Leiber

Gerson and Judith Leiber spoke at FIT's 9th annual Holocaust Commemoration this week.

New York--Renowned handbag designer and Holocaust survivor Judith Leiber and her husband, Gerson Leiber, received this week the … [Read more...]

The ‘Ice Man’ Fetes Hollywood Glamour

Designer Chris Aire, aka The Ice Man

Beverly Hills--Chris Aire, the Los Angeles based jewelry designer known as "The Ice Man," unveiled his Hollywood Glamour … [Read more...]