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Nolan Glove Acquired by Bioworld Merchandising

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

Dallas—Nolan Glove Co., the 94-year-old family run business specializing in children’s headwear and cold weather accessories, has been purchased by Bioworld Merchandising Inc., an international design and distribution company for licensed and private label apparel, headwear, and accessories. Terms of the acquisition were undisclosed. As a newly created division, Nolan …

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In Item of the Day, What's New by Jeff Prine

Not all those loud jeers you hear are coming from disgruntled Oscars viewers expressing their displeasure with this year’s host Seth MacFarlane. That “jeer, jeer” could be from your friendly neighborhood Blue Jay, the North American songbird known for its bright blue, white and black feathers. Blue Jays, in fact, …

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Item of the Day

In Item of the Day, What's New by Dedra Flanagan

All ears for hearing about the latest in high-tech fashion? You’ll definitely want to tune into this you-have-to-see-it-to-believe-it fashion tech item by Japanese company NeuroSky. The Necomimi cat ears keep you from having to verbally explain how you feel; they do the explaining for you. Say what?!? How does this …

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Eugenia Kim Collaborates Chic Baseball Hats for Timo Weiland

In What's New, Industry News by Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine

New York–If anyone can elevate the lowly baseball hat to designer status, it’s CFDA-winning milliner Eugenia Kim. That’s why Timo Weiland commissioned her to create a chic capsule collection of wide-brimmed, backward baseball caps. The hats will feature seven signature Timo Weiland prints. “Our vibrant prints and colors, combined with …

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Hatty Awards Seek Nominations for 2012

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

Los Alamitos, CA—Have you or someone you know, or even a company, made a worthwhile contribution to the headwear industry this year? If so, such leaders in the headwear industry—including websites, blogs, headwear designers, importers, suppliers, manufacturers or retailers—are eligible to be nominated for the 2012 Hatty Awards. The annual …