interviews

Jacki Easlick – Former Design Director, Kenneth Cole Productions and Vera Bradley.

interviews February 21, 2020 0 Comments

Tell our readers about yourself. “Every handbag tells a story about the woman who carries it.” – Jacki Easlick Jacki Easlick is the former Design Director for Kenneth Cole Productions and Vera Bradley.  Jacki has also designed handbags for respected brands including Tahari, Target, Victoria’s Secret, Henri Bendel’s illustrator Izak, Nine West, Steve Madden, Baggallini, NY&CO, Jones New York, Macy’s, Avon Mark, and Lily Jade.  Jacki has also…

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A Different Perspective: Linda Benallal, Founder – Innocent Touch

interviews January 6, 2020 0 Comments

Linda Benallal is an International celebrity fashion designer based in Paris (France). She’s the owner of The Fashion Brand called ( Innocent Touch ), Established in Paris 2013 – a luxury brand that creates beautiful fashion products themed around a unique and innovative mixture of Western and Eastern designs. She has achieved worldwide success as a Fashion Designer, Expert Celebrity…

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GET TO KNOW: Thomas Sabo’s new managing director for UK & Ireland

interviews January 2, 2020 0 Comments

Meeting the new managing director at an event for wholesale partners in London, first impressions reveal he is confident. He’s confident about the brand, confident in its growth opportunities, and confident the UK will remain the second most important market for Thomas Sabo. Tony Björk is a man who has already delivered growth for Thomas Sabo in Scandinavia, a region…

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Boodles boss on building brand awareness and selling to British entrepreneurs

interviews January 2, 2020 0 Comments

Professional Jeweller: Michael, could you set the scene and give us a brief history of the business?Michael Wainwright: Well it’s been in my family since about 1860, although my family only bought the business in about 1900, and back then we only had one shop in Liverpool. Liverpool was a very prosperous city, it was like the Shanghai of today, and…

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