Christmas 2013 Recap

By Jove: The Biz Buzz Aha weekly tidbits for the HT Insider Can you believe that Christmas is over and done with – kindly tell that to the people  who still are lighting up the house and have deflated inflatable Frosty ’s and Santa’s puddled on their lawns.  Don’t you always wonder how someone can come home over and over again and not notice the petrified wreath, the blown out bulbs, the downed deer, etc. as we approach Valentine’s Day. Meanwhile back to the business of fashion- did you do “the windows?” You know you were supposed to… This is […]

The New Black to Menswear

By Jove: The Biz Buzz Aha weekly tidbits for the HT Insider Well, just when we thought the “new black” was going from grey to pink – news has it that new black is ….BLACK.  Of course for those of you haven’t noticed, black actually is the color of choice at FIT with both students and faculty.  I guess it must be that urban thing but I know I stand in front of a rack, and see all sorts of colors.  What do I buy?  The black. How about you? WSJ Magazine, December 2013/January 2014. Check out this super layout. […]

Thanksgiving to Personal Shopping

By Jove: The Biz Buzz Aha weekly tidbits for the HT Insider Ok, so what are they saying?  The Friday after Thanksgiving is no longer black, its charcoal grey? Or is it barely black and now starts at 8 pm on the day before. Wasn’t grey the new black this year, anyway? According to the WSJ, Tuesday 11/26 black Friday is a retail illusion.  I guess the market expression, “Mark it up to mark it down.” finally traveled from 7th Ave. to Wall St. Article- http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304281004579222370781619390 In case you missed the NYT, Sunday 11/21 article “It Takes a Lot of […]