Eleanor Anukam Affordable Luxury Women’s Shoe Brand for Larger Sized Feet

Eleanor Anukam

Women with larger feet no longer feel defeated by their shoe size. Says Eleanor Anukam Born out of necessity, developed with passion After years of searching for luxury footwear with no success; Eleanor Anukam, a size 12 herself, embarked on a journey to create an eponymous line of luxury women’s footwear to service this under-served population of women with shoe …

American Made Jewelry Maker King Baby Adds a Second Vegas Location

King Baby

King Baby Mitchell Binder believes in transforming the expected into something new and unique, bringing originality and distinctive details to artisan products like King Baby only does. With confidence, charisma and a maverick attitude he continues to create designs that capture the spirit of America with rock n’ roll sex appeal. He believes that quality and traditions are worth their …

Roar Clothing “Queer Eye For The Straight Guy”

Welcome back to the age of “dressing up.” Unless you are tragically blind or fashionably inept, you have noticed the onslaught of stripes this season. Whether vertical lines or traditional patterns, stripes are the trend. Welcome back to the age of “dressing up.” The versatility of the striped shirt takes you from casual daywear to intriguing nightwear. Enter Roar, a …

Thomas Pink Wins Trademark Battle Against Victoria’s Secret

LONDON, United Kingdom — Victoria’s Secret lost a trademark dispute with a chain of shirt stores when a London judge said the lingerie brand’s “Pink” clothing line could confuse customers with its “sexy, mass-market appeal.” L Brands Inc.’s Victoria’s Secret infringed trademark rights owned by London-based Thomas Pink Ltd., Judge Colin Birss said in a written decision. He said customers in Europe …

Vegas Royalty Reballious Style!

Founded by Justin Yu a.k.a. Mr. Vegas in 2005, the brand has catapulted itself from being a trendy t-shirt company into multiple brick and mortar locations focusing on the latest fashions that reflect the Las Vegas lifestyle.  The brand blends multiple lifestyle aspects including but not limited to fashion, athletics, nightlife and entertainment. Vegas Royalty encompasses all the attributes of …

We Buy Class Rings Launches its Online Gold, Platinum, and Silver Class Ring Exchange

Atlanta, Georgia– Earlier this year WeBuyClassRings.com announced their official launch of their business. WeBuyClasRings.com is an online buyer of gold, platinum, and silver class rings.  Concentrating on buying only, WeBuyClassRings.com are able to focus on getting their clients the fairest and competitive prices in the industry. Unlike pawn shops, who are in the business of buying jewelry at the absolute …

LVMH Results Puts Fear Across Luxury Goods Sector

PARIS, France — The outlook for the luxury goods industry darkened on Friday as poor results from industry leader LVMH showed how the strong euro and political protests in Hong Kong were major factors curbing spending by Chinese and Russian customers. Shares in LVMH, seen as setting the tone for the luxury goods industry, fell as much as 7.2 percent on …

L’Oreal’s Makeup Genius app Excites Chairman

PARIS, France — When Jean-Paul Agon put on makeup at a L’Oreal SA board meeting last month, the biggest surprise wasn’t how the French company’s chairman looked in its lipstick, blush and eyeshadow. It was how easy it was to take it off. Agon, 58, used L’Oreal’s Makeup Genius app on his iPhone to virtually don the cosmetics maker’s wares. The free …

American Apparel Ousts Charney, Theyskens Exits Theory, Tod’s Names Creative Director

Dov Charney, ousted CEO of American Apparel | Source: Reuters

Founder Dov Charney has been ousted at American Apparel Inc. amid allegations of misconduct. The company’s board said late Wednesday that it voted to replace Charney as chairman and will terminate him as president and chief officer, pending 30 days of the grace period stipulated in his employment agreement. Charney, 45, founded American Apparel as a wholesale t-shirt business in …

Coach Eliminated Over 150 Jobs In Restructuring Efforts

Coach by Stuart Vevers Autumn/Winter 2014 lookbook | Source: Coach

NEW YORK, United States — Affordable luxury leather goods giant Coach implemented significant redundancies yesterday, eliminating more than 150 jobs. The New York-based company confirmed the job losses in an email statement provided to BoF. “During our analyst and investor conference in June we unveiled a comprehensive long-term strategic plan to reinvigorate our business. To that end, we’ve announced certain restructuring …