Emily Blumenthal mentors a new generation of purse designers.
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At Twig, a plant studio in Brooklyn, one can learn about moss and its expansive possibilities.
The founders of StockX believe a stock market model can help level the playing field for high-end items, even if it can’t help average consumers afford them.
Marijuana sales are now legal in 30 states. But the federal government has not made it easy for the owners of those businesses to pay their taxes.
“There were some people who were too drunk to get tattoos,” said one bride. So, a groomsman became an informal ink bouncer. Others have been “just drunk enough to concede.”
Like modern-day von Trapps, minus the singing, families are climbing mountains and fording streams with nothing but backpacks and a Wi-Fi connection.
Dawnn Karen of the Fashion Institute of Technology is a leader in the growing field of fashion psychology — or why we want what we think we want.
Arianna Levesque is the stylist and designer; Andrea the photographer; and Athena the actress. But they always market themselves as one.
Spurred by an underserved market, entrepreneurs are offering personalized service to women seeking stylish clothing in larger sizes.
As of Jan. 1, the only other holdout, Oregon, allows people in certain counties to fuel up their cars themselves.
A 2004 change by Congress, meant to foster domestic manufacturing, may provide a cautionary tale: You can mine a lot of tax breaks from just one word.
As recreational marijuana becomes legal there on Jan 1., entrepreneurs will be rushing in to a nascent market. But finding expertise and financing will be challenging.
Boxing Day has a new meaning in the era of e-commerce: packing and shipping or lugging back stuff bought in those gleeful clicking sprees.
The portable, foldable, self-contained vendor booth is the newest innovation in mobile food service.
When Alyza Bohbot’s parents considered selling their roasting company, she took over instead, with a mission to create an “unapologetically feminine” brand.
After an article is published about a “job creator” in a state that voted for Donald Trump, new on-the-ground conversations add richness and depth.
Small companies, which have increasingly turned to the internet, worry that a pay-for-play system online could price them out of doing business.
The ghosts of the sneakers I didn’t buy are following me around the World Wide Web! An in-store purchase is more satisfying, studies confirm.