Last Chance to See McQueen’s “Savage Beauty”

"Savage Beauty"

New York—Run, don’t walk to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, as the astounding “Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty” exhibition ends … [Read more...]

Elizabeth Taylor’s Jewelry to Tour World Prior to Auction

Elizabeth Taylor circa 1958

New York—What just may be one of the world’s most famous and expensive private jewelry and art collections, all once owned by the … [Read more...]

Montreal Art Museum Honors Jean Paul Gaultier with Exhibit

Jean-Paul Gaultier

Montreal--The average non-fashionista might be most familiar with Jean Paul Gaultier’s fashions from the cone-shaped bra costumes … [Read more...]

Cooper-Hewitt Launches Interactive Facebook App from Jewelry Exhibition

Cooper-Hewitt app for Set in Style

New York--Want to try on the tiara worn by Princess Grace of Monaco? Here’s your chance! Well, virtually. Anyone who attended … [Read more...]

Forbes Galleries Feature Hudson Valley Jewelry Designers

Forbes Galleries' Queen Anne's lace with bones and needles by Jennifer Trask

With “Jewelers of the Hudson Valley,” The Forbes Galleries will highlight the skill and talent of numerous jewelry designers as … [Read more...]

Accessories Council and FIT Announce Next Generation Winners

Next Generation Winner 1st Place Small Leathergoods, James Garlind

New York—The Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT) announced the winners of its annual Next Generation Awards, giving tomorrow’s … [Read more...]

Lucite Celebrates 75 Years with Exhibition

Tower T purse--1st Place winner in Carry Me! Handbag Design Competition.

New York--Lucite has helped stylish accessories designers see “clearly” for 75 years. To commemorate this unique material, the … [Read more...]

First NY Luxury Watch Show Opens May 14

First NY Luxury Watch Show Opens May 14

New York—While most of the latest watch styles can only be  seen at tradeshows in either Basel or Geneva, Switzerland, organizers … [Read more...]

Optimism Reigns at AccessoriesTheShow


New York—Despite a rainy opening day, retailers’ buying plans weren’t dampened at the opening of AccessoriesTheShow Fall/Winter … [Read more...]

AccessoriesTheShow Opens Wednesday with 1,100 Accessories Lines

ATS Logo

New York–Looking for those “must haves” in your fall/winter assortments? Then make AccessoriesTheShow (ATS) Fall/Winter 2011, … [Read more...]

200 Years of Hats, Bags, from Real NJ Housewives on Exhibition

1920s cloche hats

Morristown, NJ—While the next season of Bravo’s “Real Housewives of New Jersey” doesn’t start until May 3, the Morris Museum is … [Read more...]

De Young Museum Celebrates Designer Cristobal Balenciaga

Detail of Cristóbal Balenciaga's cocktail dress of fuchsia silk shantung and black lace with black silk satin ribbons, summer 1966. Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, the Eleanor Christenson de Guigné Collection (Mrs. Christian de Guigné III),

San Francisco—You can feel the pulse of Spain beat in every garment in “Balenciaga and Spain.” A dress ruffle inspired by the … [Read more...]