Book of the Month: “Designing Fashion Accessories”

Designing Fashion Accessories

Atglen, Pennsylvania—Whether you’re a fashion accessories designer, a student, a super-industrious DIY-er, or just someone who … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Checking Out the Jazz Age’s “First Flapper”


With all the hype surrounding the Roaring Twenties and The Great Gatsby (namely the 2013 film interpretation of it), I was curious … [Read more...]



Photography by Adam KuehlThe image of Audrey Hepburn in Givenchy for Breakfast at Tiffany's always springs to mind when I think … [Read more...]

Book Pick of the Month: The WOW Factor

The Wow Factor

New York—You won’t get to hear her cheeky British accent while reading her new book, but rest assured you’ll get all of Jacqui … [Read more...]

Potential Bestseller: “50 Shades of Grey” Jewelry?

"50 Shades of Grey" trilogy

New York–There’s speculation daily about which stars are in the running—or may have already signed—to play Anastasia Steele and … [Read more...]

“Be a Millionaire Shopkeeper” Offers Tips for Independent Retailers

Be a Millionaire Shopkeeper book cover

Fort Lee, N.J.—Here’s some big help for the little guys.Be a Millionaire Shopkeeper: How Your Independent Shop Can Compete … [Read more...]

New Costume Jewelry Book to Hit Shelves

Costume Jewelry by Judith Miller

London--With so many costume jewelry trends looking to the past, this is a good time to check out this book in the … [Read more...]

Former Accessories Magazine Fashion Director Pens Jewelry Memoir

My Charmed Life book cover

New York--You’ll never look at your jewelry collection the same way again after reading the charming memoir My Charmed Life, Rocky … [Read more...]

Retail Expert Outlines 400 Retailing Lessons in New Book

Retail Truths book cover

Memphis, TN--“The customer is always right.” Right? Right?Retail expert Chip Averwater, author of the new book Retail Truths: … [Read more...]

Hit Books to Become a Fashion Licensing Bestseller, Too?


New York—Can what has been described as “mommy porn” translate into fashion—from apparel to accessories to stationery?In a … [Read more...]

7 Simple Words Can Save a Business Conversation Gone Wrong

Power Questions

Hoboken,NJ—Everyone has had those moments, you know, when during a conversation with a vendor or consumer the conversation got off … [Read more...]

Book Details Advantages of Word of Mouth Marketing

"Word of Mouth Marketing"

Austin,TX—When Andy Sernovitz talks, people listen. And for good reason.He’s an expert on word of mouth marketing and author … [Read more...]