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Inaugural Versace Watch Talent Contest Winner Named

Franca Sozzani, left, Conde Nast Italy; Adrien Nebel, student winner; and, Donatella Versace, right.

Milan—Never let it be said that Donatella Versace doesn’t think about the future. Why seeing her latest collections verify her … [Read more...]

Deadline Approaching to Apply for 7th Annual Independent Handbag Design Awards!

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Get your handbag samples and sketches ready! If you want to apply to this year's Independent Handbag Designer Awards, the clock is … [Read more...]

“Project Runway All Stars 2” Winner to Judge IHDA’s Best Handmade Bag Award

From being judged to being a judge: Anthony Ryan Auld

Bridgewater, NJ—Fans of Project Runway will remember him as the controversial winner of “Project Runway All Stars 2: Anthony Ryan … [Read more...]

Swarovski Hosts Digital Contest to Tout Its Rio-Inspired Spring/Summer Collection

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New York—All eyes will be on Rio de Janeiro when the Brazilian city hosts the 2016 Summer Olympic Games, but the city’s style and … [Read more...]

Hats Off to the Second Annual Mad Hatter Hatmaking Competition

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Joppatowne, MD–Here’s a contest to tip your cap to! Experienced and amateur milliners from around the world are invited to … [Read more...]

DSW Debuts Winning Shoes from FIT Competition

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Columbus, OH—For SunJeong Kang, this will definitely be "A Design Affair" to remember. A native of South Korea and a 2012 … [Read more...]

Call for Entries: The 7th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards

Style Roopal by designer  Rafé Totengco, the 2013 recipient of the IHDA Iconoclast Award

New York—Are you an emerging handbag designer whose New Year resolution is it to get some notoriety for your handbag … [Read more...]

Art Jewelry Forum Contest Seeks 2012 Emerging Artist

Necklace by Farrah Al-Dujaili, the 2011 Emerging Artist winner

Mill Valley, CA—This year’s winner of The Art Jewelry Form (AJF)’s Emerging Artist Award will receive $7,500, up from $5,000 in … [Read more...]

MoMA Open Call Seeks NYC Designer Creations

Winners of MoMA's NYC designer open call will have their creations sold at MoMA Stores and online next year.

New York—The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is usually on the lookout for a Cézanne, Picasso or maybe a Josh Smith painting or a … [Read more...]

Real People to Tell American Eagle Outfitters’ Back to School Story

Shay Mitchell, actress from Mississauga, Ontario, CA, shows off how she wears and accessorizes her American Eagle Skinny Kick jean.

New York—No need for big name celebrities at American Eagle Outfitters. The teen-oriented specialty retailer is touting real … [Read more...]

Accessories Designers: Submit Your Sketches to Henri Bendel’s Online Open-See

Henri Bendel's legendary Open-See event is now also online

New York—Before reality TV competitions like “Project Runway” or “Fashion Star” produced overnight stars, designer hopefuls would … [Read more...]

Stylist Eric Daman to Star in New Web Series

Eric Daman on the set of Gossip Girl in 2010, with Blake Lively (left) and Leighton Meester

New York--Want to shadow the stylist behind “Gossip Girl" and see what his job is like? Tune into web reality series “The Daman … [Read more...]