Famed jewel thief, 85, caught in Ga.

...police report says Doris Payne, of Long Beach, California, stole a $690 pair of earrings Friday afternoon at the Saks Fifth Avenue at a mall in Atlanta's upscale Buckhead neighborhood. It was not immediately clear Tuesday whether Payne has a...

Augusta Museum of History offers different view to public on Saturdays

...will be some artifacts from the 1888 Exposition, as well as fun items like Christmas Mickey Mouse and classic 1960s Saks Fifth Avenue ties.The Education theme on Sept. 26 will feature old wooden desks and lesser-known items like a master ink...

Shopgirl: Snapchat starts money transfers

...hand-applied Strass crystals and packaged in a leather and crystal box. Get yours at us.christianlouboutin.com or at Saks Fifth Avenue in stores or online. WHAT'S AFFORDABLEGoodwill's Hire Grounds Cafe is holding a free gingerbread house workshop...

where: New York City shines for the holidays

...Seaport. THE STORESHead to Macy's Herald Square (151 W. 34th St.), Lord & Taylor (424 Fifth Ave.) and Saks Fifth Avenue (611 Fifth Ave.) to see how the city's famed department stores turn their spaces into holiday dreamlands.Afterward...

Back fat, tattoos and thicker waists are among the new features on mannequins

...realistic mannequins and toward torsos or mannequins without faces. Now, retailers are doing another about-face.Saks Fifth Avenue spent about a decade using mostly mannequins who were headless or faceless. But in the past two years, the luxury...

New York stores trim their windows as gifts to the city

...all sorts of extraordinary characters along the way, and comes away with belief in faith and some magical dreams.SAKS FIFTH AVENUE: Snow falls from the sky in a 3-D light show. Or, could someone - or something - be shaking the snow from the...

Jumpsuit finds its way back to style

...runways, beginning in New York and continuing all through Europe," says Colleen Sherin, fashion markets director at Saks Fifth Avenue. "There were so many of them, we couldn't ignore them." She does indeed see them as an evolution of the dress...

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Even land of make-believe finds excess embarrassing

...during the recession. And they're cutting back. Holiday sales were down at Neiman Marcus, Tiffany & Co. and Saks Fifth Avenue. Despite the slump, the affluent still maintain lifestyles that would seem extravagant to the vast majority of...

Private labels are proving to be good for consumers

...destinations for brands such as Macy's fashion-driven INC, traditional Charter Club and trendy Style & Co.; Saks Fifth Avenue's own namesake label in menswear and its upscale casual Clothes(Real) line for women; and Nordstrom's workplace...

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Foreign shoppers seek bargains in U.S. stores

...600 to $700, Mr. Burke said. Stephen I. Sadove, chairman and chief executive of Saks Inc., which operates Saks Fifth Avenue, said he's already seeing consumers become increasingly reluctant to pay higher prices in some European designer...