Apparel & Accessories
A favorite choice of gift-givers this holiday season? New clothes. The apparel category had its biggest year-over-year performance since 2010.
Kate Spade on Tuesday reported its first same-store sales decline in years. Not long ago, labels like Kate Spade and Michael Kors enjoyed double-digit gains in comparables. The shift points to challenges for the broader industry.
Buying a handbag, a necklace or other fashion accessories has long been a good way for consumers to spice up their wardrobe, but there are some signs that this bright spot in the fashion industry may be fading.
Bow & Drape's co-founder, Aubrie Pagano, talks about why customers are so open to sharing their personal preferences with the company.