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CFDA Announces 2016 Award Nominees

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Last night, during its invitation-only event at the New Museum in Manhattan, Council of Fashion Designers of America president Diane von Furstenberg announced nominees for the association’s 2016 awards. Nominees for Accessory Designer of the Year Award were Joseph Altuzarra for Altuzarra (2014 winner for Womenswear Designer of the Year); jewelry …

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Rocky Brands, Inc. Announces New Footwear Order from the U.S. Military

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Nelsonville, OH–Rocky Brands, Inc., maker of Rocky, Georgia Boot, Durango, Lehigh, and Creative Recreation footwear, announced today that it has received an order to fulfill a contract to the U.S. Military to produce “Temperate Weather” combat boots. The contract includes a minimum purchase amount of $13 million with the entire …

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Nike Q2 Profit Beats Estimates for 14th Quarter in a Row

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Beaverton, OR—One analyst called it reaching “the stratosphere”. And so it seems. Nike reported late Tuesday that its second quarter profit surpassed expectations for the fourteenth straight quarter. Nike’s second-quarter earnings per share of 90 cents surged nearly 22% year over year, beating analysts’ consensus for 85 cents. The bottom-line …

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Trend Finder: Denim

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Not just for jeans anymore, denim is now showing up on accessories, from shoes to handbags to hats and more. This All-American material is universally flattering, comfortable and easy to wear. Where to Find Denim (Sponsored):   Joy and Mario Oslia navy lace up espadrille SRP:  $75 orders@joyandmario.com www.joyandmario.com  Vince …

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Trend Finder: Quilted

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Soft pastels and neutral colors keep quilted handbags looking fresh for the upcoming season. Classic front-flap handbags and utility belts carry the trend from chic to sporty, while quilted watches exude a timeless look. Where to Find Quilted (Sponsored): Rebecca Minkoff Crossbody bag with a removable chain strap and top …

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Report: Comfort Over Price Propels Athletic Footwear Growth

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Dublin–Increased interest in athletic sports, surging demand for innovative footwear, increased awareness of healthy lifestyles, and increase in seasonal sales with sports events are the factors contributing to the growth of the Athletic Footwear market in the United States. The report by Research and Markets covers the Athletic Footwear market …

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Fall/Winter 2016/17 Trend Report, Get it now!

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It’s never too early to be ahead of the curve! 5 Big Trends Forecast Accessories Magazine’s Trend Forecasting Service–the industry’s only accessories-only forecasting service–has exactly what you need to develop your Fall/Winter 2016/17 accessories lines or plan retail buys. Trends are happening faster than ever, which is why you need …