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In Memoriam: fashion designer, licensing pioneer Pierre Cardin, 98
PARIS (AP) — French fashion designer Pierre Cardin possessed a wildly inventive artistic sensibility tempered by a stiff dose of business sense. He had no problem acknowledging that he earned more from a pair of stockings than from a haute-couture gown with a six-figure price tag.
Vintage jewelry designers: names to know
NEW YORK – Beautifully designed jewelry is timeless, whether it is a big statement necklace, an elegant ring or an animalistic bracelet. A great piece has the power to not only add that extra touch to one’s outfit but bring the wearer joy, spark a conversation and in the process become a family heirloom. While […]
Vintage couture: which brands rule at auction?
NEW YORK — One of the most rewarding aspects of owning vintage couture and pret-a-porter fashion is that, if you wear it to a party or other social gathering, you’re not likely to run into someone else in the same outfit. Vintage designer fashions are in limited quantity, even more so for couture pieces, and […]
Kovels.com lists the season’s hottest collectibles
CLEVELAND (PRWEB) – “What’s ‘in’ now?” a Kovels.com reader just asked. Kovels’ “Top” list reports on seven antiques and collectibles that are currently in high demand and selling for higher prices than in past years. Hint: Sleek and “modern” are in. 1. Costume jewelry is the most popular item sold at shows. Vintage is […]