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Swarovski to Bow First Mobile App for Hello Kitty Launch

Swarovski's Hello Kitty Collection

New York—As part of its first ever collaboration with Sanrio’s Hello Kitty, Swarovski is launching an interactive social media … [Read more...]

Luxury Survey: Steep Downturn Ahead as Consumer Confidence Declines?

Luxe Shopping: Rodeo Drive

Stevens, PA—If you think the debt ceiling debate may be hurting market confidence, consumer confidence among the nation’s most … [Read more...]

Trade Associations Call for Reform of Lead Safety Laws

NAM Ad for The Hill

Washington—An alliance of 18 trade organizations, including jewelry and accessories, are asking the U.S. House of Representatives … [Read more...]

YMI Takes a Step Forward with Accessories Launch

YMI Suede Bootie

Los Angeles—We know shoes are the foundation of any great outfit, so when we heard junior lifestyle brand YMI, known for its … [Read more...]

Item of the Day


Here’s an item for all of you tech-obsessed folks out there, we have to admit sometimes we feel as if we are suffering from gadget … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Leather and Fabric Combos


Opposites attract, as we see new unexpected leather and fabric combos in accessories this fall/winter. Soft materials such as … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Geometric Prints


Eye-catching bold geometric prints, patterns and shapes are popping up all over accessories this season. Bright colors in … [Read more...]

Gilt Groupe to Sell “Mad Men” Collection

Banana Republic launches the full collection in its own stores on August 11.

New York--Maddicts will have their first opportunity to buy apparel and accessories inspired by their favorite 1960s-era … [Read more...]

Item of the Day


We love to be taken to new heights—either by thrilling fashion or standing statuesque in a great pair of heels. That’s why we … [Read more...]

App Offers Virtual Window Shopping

Snapette screen shot

For women who want to know about hip accessories being sold around the corner... or around the world, this app's for … [Read more...]

A.B.S. by Allen Schwartz Launches Watches

The Lyon style by A.B.S. by Allen Schwartz

Los Angeles—A.B.S. by Allen Schwartz is known for its "affordable luxury" red carpet-inspired fashions, translated down for mere … [Read more...]

Back to School Surveys: Retail Sales May Be Flat

Back to School 2011 Retail Sales

Washington–While major retailers are already touting their latest back to school offerings through advertising and social media, … [Read more...]