EDELMAN’S NEW STEP: Sam Edelman is expanding its accessories reach with a new collection of handbags, small leather goods, woven scarves and hats. Brown Shoe Co., the parent company of the footwear brand, has teamed with LF USA to produce the range. “We only work with the best in class,” said founder Sam Edelman. “LF USA’s incomparable quality and dedication to producing the most desirable products in the market makes me confident this new collection will be a hit.”
Handbags will be offered in a number of shapes and sizes, using materials including leather, nylon and calf hair. Additional accessory styles will include wallets, wristlets and pouches. The collection will launch in stores this fall, with prices ranging from $38 to $300.
This story first appeared in the January 29, 2014 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.