DSW Debuts Winning Shoes from FIT Competition


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...]

Honolulu Boutique Owner Wins NRF’s “This is Retail” Video Contest

Tanna Dang of Eden in Love, first place winner of NRF's "This is Retail" video contest.

Washington—The votes are in and Tanna Dang, co-owner of Eden in Love, an apparel and accessories boutique in Honolulu, is $25,000 … [Read more...]

Wanted: Bloggers for Guess Watches’ Website

Guess Blogger Contest

Norwalk, CT—Do you have time on your hands (and we’re not talking just about a wristwatch)? Do you have the time to write about, … [Read more...]

Vote for the Top 5 in “This is Retail” Video Contest


Washington–Clocking more than 420,000 votes last week in the battle among the Top 10 finalists in the National Retail Federation … [Read more...]

Enter and Big Buddha’s “Designer for a Day” Contest


Denver—Want to be a handbag designer? Enter the current design competition organized by and Big Buddha and see if you … [Read more...]

“This is Retail” Video Contest Narrows to Top 10

"This is Retail" Top 10

Washington–America has voted—and now only 10 top finalists remain in The National Retail Federation (NRF)’s “This is Retail” video … [Read more...]