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COEUR, PROJECT WOMENS PARTNER TO LAUNCH NEW LIFESTYLE PLATFORM DURING MARKET IN LAS VEGAS

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  PROJECT Womens, the leading West Coast contemporary women’s apparel and accessories trade event, has announced an exclusive partnership with the premiere apothecary, home and gift trade fair, COEUR for the Las Vegas marketplace, August 14 – 16, 2017, at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center. The COEUR x Project Womens …

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AAFA AND MSC RELEASE INDUSTRY TESTING GUIDELINES FOR LEGWEAR, HOSIERY

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The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) and the Manufacturing Solutions Center (MSC) have teamed up to release new industry guidelines establishing testing standards for legwear, hosiery and socks. Covering a range of issues, from product safety and labeling to physical attributes such as color, fastness, and fit, this resource provides useful, …

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EXPRESS YOURSELF: DIY FASHION STATIONS GO UPSCALE

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We’re in a strong climate of self-expression—from loud-and-proud protest messages to highly personalized street style that challenges top-down fashion dictates. Designers have made it easy to accessorize this moment with an endless array of DIY accessories that can be mixed-and-matched for any mood…or built from scratch.  This is being done …

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“FRESH” IS STORY’S LATEST THEMED POP-UP

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Freeling fresh? Retail concept shop STORY certainly is! Its latest revamp-the-entire-store theme is “Fresh,” created in partnership with Jet.com. While many of the curated products focus on food and wellness, cute items like strawberry handbags and banana-print shoes made the offerings as chic as any of the retailer’s fashion pop-ups. Besides, …

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CHATTING FALL TRENDS WITH BLOOMINGDALE’S FASHION DIRECTOR OF ACCESSORIES & BEAUTY ERICA RUSSO

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As we wrap up May Market Week, we’ve all got Fall weather, Fall trends and Fall trade shows on our minds! Accessories has been checking in with some of the industry’s best retailers to see what piqued their interest most from the runway shows and what’s on their open-to-buy hit …