Awards


Finalists for 8th Annual IHDA Selected

Narrowing the Field: Preliminary Judging Panel selected finalists

New York—The 8th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards (IHDA) is a step closer to naming this year’s winners. The awards, … [Read more...]

Ruthie Davis Wins AAFA Footwear Designer of the Year

Designer Ruthie Davis (right) poses on the red carpet with Ashanti at the American Image Awards.

New York—New York shoe designer Ruthie Davis received the American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) awarded Footwear … [Read more...]

ICE Awards Announces Its 6 Finalists

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New York—These students all deserve extra credit! Accessories magazine’s first ever ICE Crystal Jewelry Awards competition, … [Read more...]

National Retail Federation Honored By Environmental Protection Agency

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Washington—On Tuesday, Earth Day, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the National Retail Federation (NRF) with its … [Read more...]

Next Generation Award Winners Revealed April 29 at FIT

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New York—The Accessories Council, the not-for-profit organization dedicated to nurturing accessories design in America, once again … [Read more...]

Swarovski Wins Third Red Dot Design Award at BaselWorld

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Basel, Switzerland–BaselWorld, the world’s largest watch and jewelry show, ended its annual run today (about 150,000 visitors) … [Read more...]

CFDA Names This Year’s Fashion Awards Honorees, Nominees

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New York—There may not be cavalcade of international press poised break the nominations as happens with the Academy Awards, but … [Read more...]

Wolverine Worldwide Nabs “Company of the Year Award” (Again)

Snow 'n Steady: Wolverine Worldwide's Wolverine brand also was a footwear award winner

New York—Wolverine Worldwide and its brands have been stepping up their marketing in the last few years, a strategy that evidently … [Read more...]

Capezio Foundation Salutes Dance Great Twyla Tharp

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New York—Award winning choreographer and dancer Twyla Tharp has been named the recipient of the 62nd annual Capezio Dance Award. … [Read more...]

“Leg Up” Winner: Spanx Honors Women Entrepreneurs

Getting a Leg Up: Ashely Edmonds, founder of lilywrap, an easy-to-use gift wrap alternative that “saves time…and trees.”

Atlanta—Spanx CEO/Founder Sara Blakely believes the “women supporting women brings great karma and is good for the world!” And she … [Read more...]

NRF Recognizes Amazon, Crocs, Kohl’s, Lululemon as Innovators, Leaders at Retail

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Washington—Retailers who think outside the box when it comes to innovative practices are being recognized for their achievements … [Read more...]

Cambridge Satchel Company Wins 2012 WGSN Global Fashion Award

The neon bags that catapulted Cambridge Satchel to fame upon its launch

London--The Cambridge Satchel Company won ‘Footwear & Accessories Design Team’ at the recent WGSN Global Fashion Awards, held … [Read more...]