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Occupational, Outdoor Footwear Categories Experience Strong Growth Over the Past Year

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Port Washington, NY–The term fashion (non-athletic) footwear may bring women’s pumps and men’s oxfords to mind, but it is the Work/Occupational/Safety and Outdoor categories that have experienced significant growth so far this year (Jan’14 – Oct’14), according to global information company The NPD Group. Despite the fact that the overall …

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Trend Finder: Fur

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The fur is flying down the runways and landing on accessories this season, both in traditional cozy coldweather pieces as well as for-style-only ones like fur-accented jewelry. Fur is no longer about staying warm, but rather about being “cool.” Where to Find Fur (Sponsored):   Tania Spinelli Bootie Style Number: …

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Trend Finder: Quilting

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Quilting lets designers play with texture, pattern and scale for a sleek, sophisticated look. While traditional diamond quilts are always a favorite, designers have gotten creative with other repeating patterns and shapes across all classifications of accessories. Where to Find Quilting (Sponsored):   DKNY Black Quilted Barrow Sneaker Style Number: …