Honors and Awards


Color Reigns: AGTA Announces Winners of 2015 AGTA Spectrum Awards

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Dallas—Diamonds may be a girl’s best friend and the most popular gem in the United States. But the trend toward colored gems and … [Read more...]

Finally: 2014 IHDA Annual Handbag Award Winners Revealed!

From the 8th annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards: Grand Prize handbag designed byJohn Edwards of Florian London who received  the award for Best Handbag in Overall Style and Design and the InStyle.com, the Audience Fan Favorite

New York—For those in handbags—especially emerging designers/brands—it’s the most anticipated event of the year. On Wednesday, the … [Read more...]

Fashion “Oscars:” CFDA Presents 2014 Fashion Awards

Anna Wintour and Rhianna (Photo: Billy Farrell Agency)

New York—As one of the most coveted awards in the fashion industry, the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) paid … [Read more...]

Jewelry Sparkled for a Good Cause: GenerationOn

GenerationOn Co-Founder and Benefit Co-Chair Silda Wall with youth ambassadors

New York—At the GenerationOn annual benefit last week at the Mandarin Oriental, it was hard not to get your heart warmed and tears … [Read more...]

Annual “Accessories for Success” Fundraiser to Honor Hollywood’s Elite

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Los Angeles—Combine a fashion show, luxury accessories sale and honorees from Hollywood’s elite and you have the annual … [Read more...]

FLEYE Founder Honored for Her Entrepreneurship

Annette Estoe receiving her entrepreneurship award

Copenhagen—Annette Estoe stands out in the crowd—and not just because of her orange hair color. The co-owner and founder of FLEYE … [Read more...]

30th Annual WJA Awards of Excellence, Hall of Fame Winners Announced

Candy Udell of London Jewelers, recipient of the Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award

New York—Smiles, laughter and personalities sparkled even more than the jewelry at Chelsea Piers on Monday night when a record … [Read more...]

U.S. Chefs Say Crocs Has Right Recipe for Comfort

Crocs @ Work

Niwot, CO–Mario Batali isn’t the only chef with a fondness for Crocs, the branded line of Croslite-made footwear. Chefs in America … [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...]

Vegas’ Forum Shops at Caesars Hits Jackpot

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Las Vegas—Not all winning at Las Vegas takes place in the casinos!The Forum Shops at Caesars, a premium address for luxury … [Read more...]

2012 Mobile Retailer of the Year: Walmart

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New York—Retail giant Walmart already bills itself as the largest retailer in the world, the third largest public corporation in … [Read more...]

Britain, Spain Bestow Top Fashion Honors Upon Blahnik

Manolo Blahnik

London—Madonna once said his shoes were “better than sex” (and last longer too).  Carrie Bradshaw (played by actress Sarah Jessica … [Read more...]