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...

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...

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...

Retailers report mixed results in second quarter

...offset strong business at its Saks Fifth Avenue luxury chain. It expects strong...Despite losing money again, its Saks Fifth Avenue business moved in the right...Same-store sales in the Saks Fifth Avenue division rose 17 percent from...

Ludacris believes in fashion

...It's become a hobby of mine," he says while admiring a pair of Prada high-top sneakers during a recent visit to Saks Fifth Avenue. "Over time, I've learned a lot about style and a lot about fashion ... and it's basically becoming one...

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Across Georgia

...shot Thursday night in a parking deck of the Phipps Plaza. Both died at the scene. The shooting occurred outside a Saks Fifth Avenue store shortly before 9 p.m. School's first gay study finds lots of harassment ATHENS -A survey of gay and lesbian...

ING Direct strives to encourage savings

...mortgages. Customers have to call in, send a letter or go online to get to them. If traditional institutions are the Saks Fifth Avenue or Macy's of the retail banking world, "we're the factory outlet mall," said chief executive Arkadi Kuhlmann...

Lace is found on more than just underwear

...eveningwear. "It's definitely lace for evening this spring," says Michael Fink, senior fashion director at Saks Fifth Avenue. "Saks loves lace in faded pastel colors used in cocktail and evening gowns, all in a long and lean silhouette...

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Stores tighten policies on bringing back merchandise, frustrating consumers

...even impossible. Stores including Gap, Target and Saks Fifth Avenue have tightened once-liberal return policies over...credit by mail for the current selling price. And Saks Fifth Avenue last year imposed a 60-day limit for returns of...