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Target + Neiman Marcus Holiday Gift Collection Revealed

In Marketing, What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

New York—What just might be retail’s ultimate Odd Couple this holiday season: the high-low gift collaboration between mass merchant Target and high-end specialty retailer Neiman Marcus has been unveiled finally. The collection, which features 24 American designers—all members of the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA)—will be available Dec. 1 …

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Jason Wu Plans Accessories Expansion

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Paris—The world of Wu is expanding. Designer Jason Wu, 28, says he plans to delve further into accessories next year. Wu, whose gained everyone’s attention when the first lady wore his gown to the Inaugural Ball, says he plans to expand into other accessories categories beyond his eyewear collection of …

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CFDA Presents 2010 Winners

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New York–The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) celebrated the winners and honorees the 2010 CFDA Fashion Awards at a star-studded event held Monday at Lincoln Center. Marc Jacobs won Womenswear Designer of the Year, while Alexis Bittar received Accessory Designer of the Year. For the ninth year in …

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‘Modo for Jason Wu’ Fete at Ilori

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New York—Designer Jason Wu and Filipa Fino recently hosted a cocktail party at ILORI Soho to celebrate the “Modo for Jason Wu” 2010 optical and sunglass collections. Guests in attendance included designer Jason Wu, VOGUE editors Filipa Fino, Meredith Melling-Burke, Hammish Bowles, and Kathryn Neal, socialites Becka Diamond, Alana Zimmer …