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Henry London Watches Invade from Great Britain

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London—The British are coming (again). This time they’re hoping the ride the crest of vintage-inspired, simple, straightforward timepiece designs. Founded last year by “two young, successful fashion designers exploring London’s many vintage districts searching for inspiration,” Henry London quickly found a niche that appealed to young watch wearers. ‘Bygone Era’ …

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Brand Ambassadors Face Off for TAG Heuer Connected Watch

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La Chaux-de-Fonds, Switzerland—Another nail—actually 10 of them—are going into that coffin that believes smartwatches are too geeky. In celebration of its recently launched TAG Heuer Connected, the Swiss timepiece brand unveiled this week a collection of dials co-designed by 10 of its top ambassadors. They are:Cristiano Ronaldo (Soccer), David Guetta …

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C G-Shock Offers Sportswear Inspired S Series Women’s Collection

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Dover, NJ–Athleisure styles are influencing watches, too. The bright athletic colorways that typify athletic-wear turned streetwear are found in Casio America’s the S Series Heathered collection. The S Series Heathered collection comes in 4 color ways, orange, purple, white, and green, each inspired by heathered pattern sportswear. The timepieces feature an …

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Ferragamo Bash Salutes Hollywood and the Stars in NYC

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New York—It was nearly a Hollywood on the Hudson experience. Salvatore Ferragamo celebrated Tuesday night the culmination of its 100 Years 100 Days digital cycle last night with a live interactive event, highlighting the luxury Italian House’s century-long ties to cinema and honoring its illustrious founder’s pioneering spirit. Ferragamo welcomed …

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TOP 100 Accessories Brands & Players of 2015

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To see Spring 2016 trend boards, see the November 2015 issue of Accessories magazine or click here to download the pdf.  1928 Founded: 1968; Owner: Melvyn Bernie VP of Sales: Mary Roberts-Auer Accessories brands, licenses and classifications: Proprietary brands—1928, 2028,1928 Boutique, Antiquities, T.R.U. Private Brands program (all fashion jewelry). Licensed …

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Former Macy’s DMM Joins Haskell Jewels as EVP

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Garth Leas has joined Haskell Jewels as Executive Vice President of Merchandising Licensed Brands, Jewelry and Timepieces. Prior to this position, he was at Macy’s for 24 years, most recently as DMM Fashion Jewelry, and Fashion and Fine Watches. An outstanding merchant with a strong industry following, Leas was inducted into Accessories Magazine’s …