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A Closer Look at the Tastiest Sneaker Cupcakes in NYC

Carolina Wang and George “Benny” Benjamin have successfully merged the fashion and food worlds with their brand of sweets. Together, the duo forms Eat Good NYC, delivering edible art to clients in the form of cupcakes (as well as several other desserts). The tasty treats are often adorned with celebrity …

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Steve Madden Snaps Up Schwartz & Benjamin

Fashion footwear maker Steve Madden today announced that it has acquired Schwartz & Benjamin Inc., a family-owned firm that specialize in the design, sourcing and sale of licensed and private label footwear. Steve Madden said the acquisition was completed for cash at closing plus an earn-out provision based on financial …

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Serena Williams’ Air Jordans Arrive Today

As Serena Williams celebrates her record-breaking 23rd Grand Slam tennis title, it’s only fitting that she gets a Jordan Brand shoe. Sneakerheads and sports fans alike will know that the number 23 holds significance for Jordan Brand — Michael Jordan wore the number throughout his career. After Williams’ beat her …

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The Athletic Footwear Market Eclipsed $17 Billion in 2016

If you look to your left and to your right, you’re bound to see someone wearing athletic sneakers. And with the masses sporting them, a safe assumption is that the industry supplying the desired footwear is growing. But how much did the industry grow in 2016? According to  The NPD Group, it grew three …

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Gigi and Bella Hadid Join #NoBanNoWall Protest in New York

Models Gigi and Bella Hadid spent their Sunday protesting President Donald Trump’s executive order, which bans people from seven countries with a majority Muslim population from entering the United States for 90 days, and a suspension of the U.S. refugee program for 120 days. Protesters were also speaking out against …

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