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Trend Finder: Color Trend: Blue

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What is the color of trust, peace and loyalty? Maybe that is why we like to wear it! From cobalt to turquoise, the color blue … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Menswear Prints

Menswear Prints

Androgynous style is hot in fashion, so why not carry it over into accessories? Menswear prints add masculinity to a feminine … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Mia Cuff by Tommy Bahama

We like floating. Floating in water, floating on pillow top beds, floating in our minds…and we especially like jewelry that seems … [Read more...]

Bankrupt Coldwater Creek Plans Liquidation Sales by Mother’s Day

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Sandpoint, ID—In a move that didn’t surprise anyone, Coldwater Creek Inc. today filed for bankruptcy protection, planning to start … [Read more...]

Stuart Weitzman, Kurt Geiger to Operate as Independent Companies

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New York—Just days after its acquisition of The Jones Group Inc., Sycamore Partners announced today that two of the brands that … [Read more...]

Gap Inc.’s March Sales Disappoint

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San Francisco--Shares of Gap Inc. were down in trading earlier today following the retailer’s disappointing March comp sales … [Read more...]

American Apparel Reports 5% Decline in March Comps

Limited edition prints from American Apparel's Natalie Du Pasquier collection

Los Angeles—In what will be its last monthly sales report, American Apparel Inc. reported late Thursday that it posted a 5% … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Read Articles

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New York—A lot of “Big Picture thinking” this week…Glen Senk, former chief executive for Urban Outfitters and David Yurman, … [Read more...]

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Quel dommage! You’re spending your springtime in Paris about to jump on the Métro and you failed to download that app with all the … [Read more...]

March Comps Softer Thanks to Easter Shift to April

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New York—With the harshest of winter subsiding last month, it still look a flurry of discount promotions to lure shoppers into … [Read more...]

10 Minutes With…Jennifer Wesch, DMM, Bebe

Jennifer Wesch

With 85 stores in the US, plus licensed stores in 26 countries, Bebe has definitely made a name for itself. Now, Jennifer Wesch, … [Read more...]

Belk 2013 Sales Up, But Costs Hit Profits

Belk also opened its first flagship store in Texas this week at Galleria Dallas

Charlotte, NC—Citing increased costs especially for its online strategy, Belk Inc. said Wednesday that its 2013 profit was down … [Read more...]