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Item of the Day: Gladee

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

Item of the Day: Gladee Sometimes there’s not a better smell in the whole world than that of bacon cooking in the morning. But what’s even better is “bringing home the bacon”—preferably right into your handbag. The folks at Gladee, which specializes in whimsically-themed wallets and small leathergoods, evidently took …

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Stuart Vevers Named New Creative Director at Coach

In What's New, People by Jeff Prine

New York—After weeks of speculation about who might succeed Reed Krakoff as executive creative director at Coach, the leathergoods and accessories company named Monday Stuart Vevers into the role. “The appointment of Stuart Vevers marks an important milestone in our brand transformation, currently underway,” said Lew Frankfort, chairman/ceo of Coach, …

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Accessories Headquarters Signs Leathergoods License with House of Lacroix

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

Paris and New York—The House of Christian Lacroix and the accessories specialist Accessories Headquarters (AHQ) announced last week their new five-year license agreement for the development, manufacturing and distribution of women’s and men’s accessories, including handbags, small leathergoods and travel accessories in North America. The collection will be sold across …