Sunday, March 30, 2014
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Content suggested by Lee Darling from Randa Accessories, London, UK.
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“Accessories: The Major Importance of Minor Things” Lord Chesterfield once described dress as the “ style of thought” If that is true, then accessories act as punctuation, sometimes providing a point of exclamation, other times signaling a transition from one colorful phase to another. Just as no serious writer undermines his prose by neglecting essential commas and dashes, no true elegance ignores the opportunity to better communicate his own style”
From "Dressing the Man" by Alan Flusser
"Cool book. I love this quote, wanted to share…" Kim Bearry
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Friday, March 14, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (March 5, 2014) – Tata Accesorios Globales, the largest belt manufacturer in the Western Hemisphere and the premier leather manufacturer of high-end leather accessories in Guatemala, is assisting Mercado Global in their leather-detailing expansion program.
Adidas has launched Climachill, an active cooling apparel technology that provides an instant chilling sensation to help athletes perform in warm conditions. The line incorporates fabric woven with titanium and 3-D aluminium cooling spheres. The technology lowers athletes’ body temperature so they can train harder and run longer.
Thursday, March 13, 2014
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Monday, March 10, 2014
Fashion’s become a street fight for market share.
To grow and keep ravenous investors happy, retailers need to do everything they can to push their competitors out of the consumer’s mind — in the process squaring off against everyone from the store across the mall to the hot new line, the latest gadget, the new food trend, the most popular app and more.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
Costume Designer Milena Canonero takes us inside Wes Anderson’s latest flickThe fact that Wes Anderson’s films are often set in a hard to place date and time could be difficult for the life of a costume designer, but not so says The Darjeeling Limited and The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou collaborator and three-time Academy Award winner Milena Canonero. “It makes everything so much easier and more free,” she says of their latest undertaking The Grand Budapest Hotel, out today.
Sunday, March 2, 2014
At a time when advances in science and technology have changed our understanding of our mental and physical selves, it is easy for some to dismiss the discipline of philosophy as obsolete. Stephen Hawking, boldly, argues that philosophy is dead.
Not according to Rebecca Newberger Goldstein. Goldstein, a philosopher and novelist, studied philosophy at Barnard and then earned her Ph.D. in philosophy at Princeton University. She has written several books, won a MacArthur “Genius Award” in 1996, and taught at several universities, including Barnard, Columbia, Rutgers, and Brandeis.
Randa Accessories Rotates Management Positions
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (February 26, 2014) – When Randa Accessories, the world’s largest men’s accessories company makes management changes, the bar is set very high. Therefore, it is good news for Randa that the company has a strong, and deep, talent bench from which to draw.