Archives for January 2012

Item of the Day

Heather Moore Jewelry

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, we’ve got romance on the brain BIG TIME and are mentally constructing our wish list and … [Read more...]

Lender Stops Loans to Sears Vendors Again?


New York—Once again, CIT Group Inc., one of the biggest factoring services, reportedly has decided to stop extending credit … [Read more...]

Alexis Bittar Teams up with TSG Consumer Partners

Alexis Bittar

New York—Acclaimed jewelry designer, “King of Lucite” and 2010 CFDA Accessory Designer of the Year Alexis Bittar has entered into … [Read more...]

Macy’s to Venture into “Brasil” this Spring


New York—While the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) countries have garnered the world’s attention for their strong economies, … [Read more...]

Wolverine Q4 Misses Expectations on Margin Squeeze


Rockford, MI—A decline in gross margin took a toll on Wolverine World Wide Inc.’s fourth quarter profits despite sales … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

RK New York

Nothing adds edge better than a little leather, stud and chain, though not everyone can pull off a full-body ensemble of these … [Read more...]

Talbots Reconsiders Sycamore’s Buyout Offer?


Hingham, MA—After rejecting a $212 million buyout offer from Sycamore Partners, it largest shareholder, in December, Talbots Inc. … [Read more...]

Kate Middleton Wins Hat Person of the Year

Kate Middleton wore a maple leaf hat for a Canadian visit

New York--Hats off to Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, who just won The Headwear Association’s 3rd Annual Hat Person of … [Read more...]

Shop Bop Launches Workwear Boutique

A Workwear look from Shopbop's new boutique

New York—With unemployment still sky-high, working women and women looking for work are upping their PPQ (Polished, Professional … [Read more...]

Sperry Top-Sider to Expands into Accessories with New Licenses


Lexington, MA—Sperry Top-Sider, the inventor of the iconic boat shoe, is sailing into categories beyond footwear. The company, a … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Rope


Jump aboard and grab hold of “the ropes” because it’s time to set sail in style. Rope detail in both raw and refined form makes … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Orange

Color Orange

With “Tangerine Tango” getting so much attention as Color of the Year, it’s time to get into the groove this summer with orange … [Read more...]