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Blogging “Project Accessory” Episodes 1 & 2

Kelly and the shoe design that got her sent hom

New York--After years of yelling “Why don’t they do an accessories challenge already!?!?” at the TV during every episode of … [Read more...]

Caché Narrows Q3 Loss as Sales Increase

Caché Fall 2011

New York--Caché, Inc. reported Thursday that its third quarter loss narrowed from last year as sales increased across all its … [Read more...]

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CastMedic Designs

For those of us who have have the misfortune to suffer a stress fracture or broken ankle it’s bad enough you have to wear a leg … [Read more...]

October Comp Sales Up, But Still Disappointing

October Sales

New York—Major retailers reported today their October comparable store sales were up 3.4% in total from last year, but below … [Read more...]

Icon Simon Doonan to Speak at FIT About…Being an Icon

Simon Doonan to speak at FIT about Being an Icon

New York—Check out The Museum at FIT’s upcoming talk with Simon Doonan, Tuesday, November 8.The event is both a Museum Fashion … [Read more...]

Bueno of California Acquires Treesje

Treesje's Lunar Coral handbag for Spring 2012

Los Angeles—Contemporary handbag brand Treesje is one step closer to expanding beyond its “fun and feminine” styling milieu and … [Read more...]

Beauty Queens Greet Fans at Macy’s

Miss USA Alyssa Campanella (left) and Miss Teen USA Danielle Doty

New York—Women might not have gotten to walk in their shoes, but Macy’s customers did get to go shoe shopping with Miss USA and … [Read more...]

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Helen Kaminski raffia backback

Pack your bags kiddies, we’re going somewhere exciting—to a place where that fabulous backpack on your back is one of the most … [Read more...]

Syms, Filene’s Basement File Chapt. 11, Plans Liquidation


Secaucus, NJ—Syms and its wholly owned subsidiary Filene’s Basement filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection today, citing … [Read more...]

Kenneth Cole Q3 Profit Doubles on Improved Sales

Kenneth Cole Fall 2011

New York--Kenneth Cole Productions Inc. reported today that its third quarter profit more than doubled from last year on higher … [Read more...]

Fashion Industry Insider Coleman McCartan Joins Business Journals

Coleman McCartan

New York-–Business Journals Inc. (BJI), parent of Accessories and AccessoriesTheShow, appointed this week industry veteran Coleman … [Read more...]

HSN’s Q3 Profit Jumps 63%

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St. Petersburg, FL—HSN Inc. reported Tuesday that its third quarter profit beat estimates as sales and gross margins improved from … [Read more...]