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Target Plans Lilly Pulitzer Collection for Spring

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Minneapolis—Target shoppers this springwill get a taste of the good life of Palm Beach with the upcoming limited-edition collection of Lilly Pulitzer for Target. Starring a modern interpretation of the American resort wear brand’s exuberant prints and patterns, the  collection features 15 exclusive prints, which are original works of art, created by Lilly Pulitzer artists specifically for this collaboration. …

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Holiday Windows 2014: Barneys Gets Baz Dazzled

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New York–Prepare to be (Baz)Dazzled! Baz Luhrmann, the spectacle-loving director/producer/writer from Down Under, transforms Barneys New York holiday windows into yet another eye-popping even of theatrical proportions. Here, he takes basic human themes (like “Truth”) and turns them into something otherworldy. Live, scheduled performances (a celestial ice princess, a wise …

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Belk Seeks Designers for Third Southern Designer Showcase Competition

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Charlotte, NC—Attention Southern designers, Belk Inc. is seeking your skills in women’s apparel, accessories, men’s apparel, kid’s apparel and shoes as part of its third Southern Designer Showcase competition. Winning designs will be sold at Belk and on belk.com in Spring 2016. Applicants can visit belk.com and click on the …

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New York, the New Capital of Pop-Ups

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Chicago–New York City has become “Pop-Up City” with the holiday shopping season now in full swing. PopUp Republic, a social media marketing company (www.popuprepublic.com) that focuses exclusively on pop-ups, reports its directory now has nearly 600 pop-ups listed throughout Gotham. “This number represents the largest collection of pop-up stores in …

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Charming Charlie Plans Expansion in New York, Internationally

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Houston—In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Charming Charlie announces today several new company announced several new strategic initiatives to drive growth. Charming Charlie will be opening another 55 stores next year, including its first New York City store in April 2015. At 16,000 square feet, the three-level flagship is set …

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Century 21 Opens New Concept Store Near World Trade

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New York—Century 21 Department Store just opened C21 EDITION, hosting special collaborations with designers, presentations, private sales and events throughout the year. While Century 21 has always been the boutique of the off-price industry, this new concept store marks an important expansion for the company and a significant step toward …

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Announcing The Shoes of Prey “Design Your Own Shoes” Studio at Nordstrom

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New York—Just in time for the holidays: Shoes of Prey announced an exclusive partnership with Nordstrom to house their design-your-own-shoes studio concept in six major locations across the country.  The first Shoes of Prey Design Studio at Nordstrom opened Monday on at the retailer’s Bellevue Square location in Bellevue, WA …

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Macy’s Launch iOS App Incorporating Mobile Image Recognition

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London–Macy’s launched their new iOS App for the holidays incorporating image recognition and visual search software findSimilar powered by Cortexica. Consumers are able to easily search through thousands of inventory items by simply using a picture snapped from their iPhone to find similar products available at Macys.com. The photo search …

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Baz Luhrmann Creates Barneys Holiday Windows

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New York– Barneys New York enlisted filmmaker Baz Luhrmann and his wife, Oscar-winning costume designer Catherine Martin, to create holiday-themed windows and displays for the luxury retailer’s Manhattan flagship. The project, which also included live performances and an invitation-only dinner last week at the nearby Central Park Zoo, was called …

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Latina Superstar Maite Perroni Partners with National Store To Launch Fashion

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Gardena, CA—Maite Perroni, one of Mexico’s leadering actresses, singers/songwriters, is heading North of the Border to introduce her new fashion collection. Perroni, who has a strong following in Latin America as well as the Hispanic community in the U.S., will introduce the Coleccion Maite Perroni for National Stores, a contemporary …

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ShoeBuy Salutes Shoe Lover “Cinderella”

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Boston—If there’s one woman who’s life really did depend upon her shoes it was Cinderella. In tribute to the classic fairytale online retailer ShoeBuy and Tony Award-Winning musical Rodgers + Hamerstein’s “Cinderella” announced Tuesday a limited-time-only, exclusive collection “Once Upon a Time,” inspired by the hit and beloved show. The …