Another Fashion Icon’s Closet for Sale: Lyn Revson

Lyn Revson in the 1970s

New York—While Christie’s auction of Elizabeth Taylor's collection is garnering headlines this week, fashionistas in the know are … [Read more...]

International Sales Push Mulberry into Triple Half Year Profit

Mulberry Fall/Winter 11/12 Ad

Somerset, England—Buoyed by sales surges in Europe, Asian and the United States, British handbag and accessories brand Mulberry … [Read more...]

Besides Jewelry, Elizabeth Taylor Loved Bags, Bags, Bags

A stack of Elizabeth Taylor's Louis Vuitton luggage--each bearing a purple tag reading "Mine!"

New York—Elizabeth Taylor collected more than magnificent jewelry and husbands. She was also quite a collector of … [Read more...]

Despite Worries over Luxury Spending, Prada Q3 Profit Leaps 75%

Resort look from Prada

Milan and Hong Kong—Prada Spa said Tuesday that it posted a 75% jump in its third quarter sales as demand from affluent shoppers … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q3 Profit Beats Estimates, But Outlook Disappoints

Tiffany cited its new Locks collection as being a bestseller in its third quarter.

New York--Tiffany & Co. reported today that its third quarter earnings beat forecasts, but shares of the luxury jeweler fell … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Q1 Profit Jumps as Comp Sales Rise

The 2011 "Christmas Book" from Neiman Marcus

Dallas—Affluent shoppers evidently don’t need doorbuster deals to lure them into Neiman Marcus or Bergdorf Goodman. Today, Neiman … [Read more...]

World Luxury Award Winners In Ads: Dior, Montblanc, Wrangler

Gold for Perfume Film: Dior’s “J’Adore” with Charlize Theron produced by Wanda productions/TBWA Paris

Monaco—While it isn’t likely that you’ll see a red carpet photos of the event, it hardly matters when the worldwide competition … [Read more...]

Book Details How Fake Bags Fuel Terrorism

Educate yourself as to where $$$'s go when you buy a fake handbag

New York--Amid the shocking news on Thursday that Marc Jacobs had his entire Spring 2012 fashion collection stolen in a train … [Read more...]

Saks Inc. Q3 Profit Declines, But Still Beats Forecast

Handbags, along with jewelry and footwear, were strong sellers during third quarter at Saks Fifth Avenue

New York—Saks Inc. posted today a 51% decline in its third quarter profit, but the upscale retailer still beat forecasts as its … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Inc. Q3 Profit Up 6.7%, Raises Full Year Forecast

Nordstrom Holiday 2011

Seattle—Despite worries to the contrary, upscale consumers are continuing to shop, helping Nordstrom Inc. into a 6.7% increase in … [Read more...]

Hermès Raises Full Year Forecast As Q3 Sales Jump

Hermès' Jypsière bag, a strong seller

Paris—With its third quarter sales rising more than 18%, Hermès raised its full year forecast on Friday, saying it expects sales … [Read more...]

The Swatch Art Peace Hotel Brings Art to Shanghai

Swatch Art Peace Hotel, a landmark on Shanghai's fashionable Bund

Shanghai—Swatch Group, the world’s largest maker of watches, has added another business under its umbrella, a hotel. Situated … [Read more...]