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Former Accessories Magazine Fashion Director Pens Jewelry Memoir

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New York–You’ll never look at your jewelry collection the same way again after reading the charming memoir My Charmed Life, Rocky Romances, Precious Family Connections and Searching for a Band of Gold, by jewelry writer/designer/consultant and former Accessories Magazine fashion director Beth Bernstein. The witty paperback chronicles Bernstein’s colorful life as …

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Retail Expert Outlines 400 Retailing Lessons in New Book

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Memphis, TN–“The customer is always right.” Right? Right? Retail expert Chip Averwater, author of the new book Retail Truths: The Unconventional Wisdom of Retailing (ABB Press, $19.95), says if you don’t want your retail store to join the estimated 95% of failed ventures, you’d better figure out quickly that even …

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Want to Design the Next It Bag? This Book Can Help!

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Want to create the next “It” bag? You’ll be smart to check out “Handbag Designer 101, Everything You Need to Know About Designing, Making and Marketing Handbags.” Written by Emily Blumenthal—handbag designer and founder of the Independent Handbag Designer Awards as well as the blog—the book is a useful …