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Luxurygoods Logo Study: Less is More

Luxurygoods Logo Study: Less is More

Los Angeles —The logo on designer handbags may say far more about a consumer’s social status and aspirations than the brand name … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Reports Highest 2nd Quarter Sales Ever

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Long Island City, NY--Steve Madden reported today that its second quarter profit increased 63%, the highest quarterly sales and … [Read more...]

Alexis Bittar to Judge Carry Me! Handbag Competition

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Memphis--Lucite International, owner of the LuciteLux acrylic brand, announced Wednesday that designer Alexis Bittar, who’s … [Read more...]

Birkin Bags Hit New Highs at Auction

Christie sold “Blue Abyss” crocodile Birkin from Hermès’ 2010 collection for about $63,874.

London—Maybe it’s acase of frugality fatigue in the extreme, but wealthy collectors have been snapping up rare Hermès Birkins at … [Read more...]

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What to do with those beautiful scarves sitting in your drawer? Pair them with a new convertible handbag concept by Via Chic. This … [Read more...]

Ivanka Trump Shoes and Handbags Premiere Next Week

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New York—In between shooting episodes of “The Apprentice” and overseeing some 70 real estate projects for the Trump Organization, … [Read more...]

Target Launches New Disney Collection

Titled "D-Signed," the apparel and accessories are modeled after the personal style of the show's title character Sonny Munroe, played by 17-year old actress Demi Lovato

Minneapolis--Target has joined forces with Disney Consumer Products (DCP) to unveil a new line of apparel and accessories called … [Read more...]

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Hemp hop hooray—we’ve found a line that is sure to make mother nature's day. Introducing…Hemptress, the newly launched L.A.-based … [Read more...]

As Sales Surge 23% in First Half Hermes Doubles Annual Forecast

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Paris—Reporting nearly a 23% surge in first half sales, Hermes International today doubled its revenue forecast for the year—a … [Read more...]

Study: Footwear to become Fastest Growing Luxury Business

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London--Although consumers may be more cautious about spending on higher priced items, one classification is growing faster than … [Read more...]

New Testing Method Speeds Lead Analysis

By using High Definition X-Ray Fluorescence (HDXRF) lead content can be detected faster than ever before.

East Greenbosh, NY--A new test method for measuring lead in components used in products such as apparel and accessories could … [Read more...]

Fur Labeling Law Takes a Step Forward

If Congress approves the Truth in Fur Labeling Act, all apparel and accessories (excluding handbags) containing real fur would have to bear labels.

Washington--A new bill that requires all fur-trimmed fashions to be labeled with the type of animal and the country of origin, … [Read more...]