WASHINGTON — Clothing and accessories stores kicked off the holidays in November with a big increase in sales, but traditional department stores didn’t have a lot to be merry about, according to the Commerce Department’s report released on Thursday.

Apparel and accessories store sales rose a seasonally adjusted 1.1 percent in November to $15.2 billion, while sales jumped 5.7 percent on a year-over-year basis.

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