Accessories

Veronica Beard’s boots, Alexandra New York's Edition clutch, Moschino Couture’s belt and Alumnae's wedge heels.

Accessory Trends

Resort 2019 Trend: Spot Check

Leopard prints lent an exotic brio to all manner of accessories for resort.

clock August 14, 2018Thomas Waller

A look from Odd Molly.

Fashion Scoops

Swedish Label Odd Molly Gears Up for U.S. Expansion

With four freestanding stores in Colorado, Odd Molly aims to broaden its reach in the U.S. with speciality store and major department store accounts.

clock August 13, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

A graphic top, from Vida.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Vida & Co. Secures $29M Investment From Cimpress

Vida is working on an exclusive collection of custom-made, wearable-art pieces for Lord & Taylor.

clock August 10, 2018Vicki M. Young

"The Canal" from Gigi Burris' for the W Hotels.

Fashion Scoops

W Hotels Collaborates With Gigi Burris

Jasmine Tookes, Megan Markle and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un have been photographed in Panama hats this summer.

clock August 9, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

From Left: Chanel belt; Adidas Originals sneaker; Calvin Klein 205W39NYC eyewear; Calvin Klein 205W39NYC bag; Chanel brooch; Louis Vuitton pink bag

Fashion Trends

Resort 2019 Accessories: A Bright Idea

Designers of all kinds of accessories proposed a pop of color to punch up their offering for resort.

clock August 9, 2018Thomas Waller

NPD reports that the watch category is experiencing growth.

Retail

U.S. Women’s Watch Sales Finally Ticking Up

NPD reports that the accessory category across price points is experiencing growth after a three-year lull.

clock August 7, 2018Elizabeth Doupnik

Looks from the capsule collection from The Sak.

Fashion Scoops

The Sak Celebrates 30th Anniversary

A philanthropic capsule collection was created to benefit a Balinese artisan fund.

clock August 3, 2018Vicki M. Young

Smith Optics

Eyewear

Accessories Trend 2018: The Foreseeable Future

Statement eyewear is speaking a futuristic language via sci-fi shapes, touches of neon and gleaming, mirrored surfaces. Smith Optics’ sunglasses, for example, are part raver, part safety goggles.

clock August 2, 2018Luis Campuzano

Financial

Merchant Factors Now Merchant Financial Group

The business includes licensing and direct-to-consumer divisions.

clock July 25, 2018Vicki M. Young

More than 2,700 retail stores are slated to open this year.

Retail

The WWD List: Who Said They Are Opening Stores

With 2,846 fashion-focused stores opening this year, the retail sector is far from dead.

clock July 25, 2018Vicki M. Young

Arden Cho and Chewy, wearing a Leonard & Church leather collar.

Fashion Scoops

Watch brand Leonard & Church on Canine Fashion

The start-up just dropped a canine capsule, an idea that was courtesy of cofounder and former “Teen Wolf” star Arden Cho.

clock July 19, 2018Vicki M. Young

An option from the P448 luxury sneaker line.

Mergers and Acquisitions

StreetTrend Grows Luxe Sneaker Presence Via P448 Deal

The U.S.-based holding company and Italian investment firm Panda Srl now own a majority stake in P448.

clock July 17, 2018Vicki M. Young

From the Luxury Shoe Club's homepage.

Fashion Scoops

Luxury Resale Market Now Includes Designer Footwear Platform

Luxury Shoe Club is a blending of three models: share economy, online luxury consignment and membership-point programs.

clock July 17, 2018Vicki M. Young

A look at the Tucker duffle bag, from Scout.

Markets

Affordable Accessories Brand Scout Enters Men’s Market

The 14-year-old accessories brand will introduce three bags next month as part of a capsule line.

clock July 12, 2018Vicki M. Young

David Roger in the Felix Gray sunwear line.

Markets

Felix Gray Moves Into Sunwear Territory

The sunglass collection incorporates the firm’s proprietary blue-light filtering lenses, and adds other features.

clock July 11, 2018Vicki M. Young

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clock September 25, 2018Allison Collins

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