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Etsy’s Easter Basket of Peeps

In Fashion, Retail News, What's New by Marilise Gavenas

Fashion

Who doesn’t love the blobby brightness of Peeps? Especially at Easter? That’s why the maker of marshmallow candies launched its own line of Peeps-themed accessories like yellow chick bucket hats and purple bunny shoelace embellishments. And why Etsy.com—where we found the $7.75 charm bracelet from Made4UBySisters2 shown above—is overrun with …

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Easter Spending Up

In News, Retail News, What's New by Marilise Gavenas

News

For the second year in a row, Easter spending is on the upswing. After a steady rise from 2009 to 2013 then a dip in 2014, spending on the holiday is expected to hit an all-time high of $17.3 billion this year according to the National Retail Federation’s annual Easter …

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Week in Review: 10 Must-Read Articles

In Industry News, What's New by Accessories Staff

New York—A lot of “Big Picture thinking” this week…Glen Senk, former chief executive for Urban Outfitters and David Yurman, announced a partnership with Berkshire Partners including a $350 million war chest for investing in high-growth retail. Another company investing in future potential: PVH which took a minority stake in Karl …

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Item of the Day

In Item of the Day, What's New by Accessories Staff

“In your Easter bonnet, with all the frills upon it, You’ll be the grandest lady in the Easter parade…” Irving Berlin immortalized the tradition of wearing the latest and finest spring headwear for Easter, a tradition that continues to this day. While there are some outré, over-the-top hats making the …

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Bold Blooms!

In Blogs by NYC Pretty

LOCATION: Bodega, NYC Dress: c/o Shoshanna, Shoes: NineWest, Bag: c/o BCBGMaxazria, Necklace: Vintage (From My Grandmother), Cuffs: c/o Send The Trend, Sunnies: c/o Badgley Mischka Happy spring, Lovelies! This past weekend was filled with lots of bright bold colors, festive flowers, … Continue reading