Sole Society to Offer Luxe Looks for Less at Nordstrom

Stella in pewter, one of Sole Society's exclusive styles now available at and select Nordstrom doors.

Los Angeles--Sole Society, the recently launched club that sells fashion footwear directly to its consumer members, now plans to … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Patent Leather

Patent Leather

Patent leather is arguably the sexiest material out there. Something about this slick and shiny exterior screams daring and … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Spring 2013: High Strappy Boots

From left: Alexander Wang's tie-up strips (New York), Altuzarra's loopy strips (New York), Acne's white buckle strips (London)

 Fashion Week 2013—Designers got quite a bit strap happy this season when it came to footwear. The high boot love affair … [Read more...]

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Super Molded Iridescent Flat Berry Berry

They may be made of the brand’s signature Croslite material that’s soft, comfortable, lightweight and odor-resistant but these … [Read more...]

NPD Group Reports on Footwear E-Commerce Shopping Behaviors

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Port Washington, NY--The NPD Group, Inc., a leading market research company, released results of the E-Commerce Hot Topic fashion … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Spring 2013: Ankle Bands

From left: Oscar de la Renta, BCBGMAXAZRIA, Nicole Miller

New York Fashion Week—Something is definitely afoot this Fashion Week, and it’s happening up around the ankle. Thick bands of … [Read more...]

Stuart Weitzman Appoints Nereo Friso To New Role

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New York-- Nereo Friso has been appointed consultant director of worldwide distribution for the new SW1 brand; as well as … [Read more...]

Jones Group Appoints New Group President, Global Footwear and Accessories

Kathy Nedorostek

New York--The Jones Group Inc. today appointed Kathy Nedorostek to the newly-created position of Group President, Global Footwear … [Read more...]

R.G. Barry Brands Full Year Earnings Rise 94%

RG Barry

Pickerington,OH--R.G. Barry Corporation today reported a 94% increase in its consolidated net earnings and net revenues for the … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Color Trend: Green


Although green is tossed around a lot these days to mean eco-friendly, fashion has reclaimed the actual color as the hue du jour. … [Read more...]

Red Sole Dispute: Appeals Court Decision Pleases Both Louboutin, YSL

According to the U.S. Appeals Court decision, Christian Louboutin footwear with different color uppers will continue to receive trademark protection. All red versions, like those lower left, would be excluded.

New York—Both Christian Louboutin and Yves Saint Laurent are claiming victory after a U.S. Appeals Court overturned a lower court … [Read more...]

Flip Flop Shops: Clear for Take Off in Las Vegas

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Atlanta--Forget to pack flip flops, the de rigueur footwear of Las Vegas? Have no fear! The world's leading retailer exclusive to … [Read more...]