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...]

Wanted: Southern Designers for Belk Stores


Charlotte, NC—New York may be the nation’s fashion capital but the South, now the country’s fastest growing region, has a heap of … [Read more...]

MJSA Reveals 2012 Vision Awards Winners

1st Place in design excellence: Adam Neeley's “moonlight and caviar” ring

Attleboro Falls, MA—MJSA, the U.S. trade association dedicated to professional excellence in jewelry making and design, named the … [Read more...]

DSW Launches Shoe Design Competition with FIT

DSW store

Columbus, OH—Surely this will be an affair to remember. A design affair, to be precise, with footwear retailer DSW. Over the … [Read more...]

Mall Holding Valentine’s Day Billboard Contest

Valentine Billboard contest

Culver City, CA—Let Westfield Culver City play cupid this Valentine’s Day. The shopping mall is helping one lucky winner show his … [Read more...]

FGI Names its 2012 Rising Star Winners

Blythe Harris of Stella and Dot wins Rising Star for Accessories

New York—The Fashion Group International has named its newest Rising Stars, and we’ve got our eye on the two accessories … [Read more...]

NRF offering $25,000 for Best Retail Stories


Washington—Do you have one of the best retail stories in America? No, that’s not a typo, we do mean stories, not stores, although … [Read more...]

Enter the Mad Hatter Hatmaker Competition

Hey Princess Beatrice, want to see if you can top what you wore to the Royal Wedding?

Joppatowne, MD--In honor of the recent National Hat Day (Jan. 15), amateurs as well as experienced milliners are invited to submit … [Read more...]

Trollbeads Opens People’s Bead Design Competition

"Rolling Waves," the 2011 People's Bead winner by Denise Tong

Princeton, NJ--Add-a-bead jewelry company Trollbeads is inviting customers around the world to enter its People’s Bead 2012 … [Read more...]