Tariff Update



  • “The best bag candy straddles the high-low divide by being kitschy and irreverent. “Lately, these charms have gotten bigger, bolder,” Karen Giberson, president of the Accessories Council trade group, told Bloomberg.” - Quartz Media, December 2016 -
  • “One’s look is just not finished without jewelry!  From statement pieces to dainty pieces, jewelry tells a story and speaks volumes about your personality. From trendy fashion to statement couture pieces, jewelry allows one to express her personality. I like to mix it up and change it often.” - Karen Giberson, JCK Insider, May 2016 -
  • “Custom and customized jewelry is very hot right now,” Karen Giberson, president of the Accessories Council in New York, said, “and we see it continuing. It appeals to the desire for something unique, individualized and thoughtful.” - The New York Times, November 2016 -
  • “To meet the challenges of uncertainty and consumer resistance, the council holds round-table workshops to help members brainstorm solutions” - WWD, July 2016 -