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Sojuzpushnina Auction: Preliminary Sales – April 2017


 Sojuzpushnina Auction: Preliminary Sales – April 2017

INSPECTION: April 19 - 21, 2017
SALES: April 22 - 23, 2017

The preliminary sales program for 203rd St. Petersburg, Sozpushnina – April 2017 auction is now ready. The offer will include Russian Sable (wild):200,000, Sable Farm: 5200, Baum Marten: 2000 Squirrel: 2000 and other skin types will be an offer.


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Furry Crocs Are A Thing Now


Furry Crocs Are A Thing Now

These furry crocs just made a debut on a runway at London Fashion Week and its already sold out!!!


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Fur Harvesters Auction Reports – March 2017


 Fur Harvesters Auction Reports – March 2017

FHA’s March 2017 auction was very good with many buyers from around the world, the prices are strong and the clearances were very good.
Greece, Korea, China, Italy and Russia all were extremely active throughout the entire sable sale resulting in a 20%+ increase over our competition.


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American Legend Auction Reports – March 2017-Daily!


  American Legend Auction Reports – March 2017

March 11: American Legend Auction Sales concluded on a strong note.
American Legend’s March auction concluded today with the sale of Blackglama, Mahogany, Pastel, Palomino and Cross mink females. Once again, Blackglama experienced excellent demand with prices advancing 5-10% above recent North American auctions.


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REMIX 2017, MORTEN USSING FROM DENMARK
TAKES HOME THE REMIX GOLD PRIZE


 REMIX 2017, MORTEN USSING FROM DENMARK TAKES HOME THE REMIX GOLD PRIZE

REMIX, the international fashion and fur competition organised by The International Fur Federation (IFF) and supported by ASSOCIAZIONE ITALIANA PELLICCERIA and AC Hotel Milano, named its winning designers last night at its annual award ceremony in Milan.


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ALC Introduces Digital Catalog


  ALC Introduces Digital Catalog

American Legend introduces the fur auction industry’s first online catalog featuring digital images of all show lots. This catalog will allow brokers to communicate with their customers in a new way and allow remote viewers the ability to inspect the pelts being offered at auction. The online catalog will eliminate any confusion from auction house descriptions and allow the user to determine if the product being offered fits their particular needs.


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2017 Hong Kong International Fur & Fashion Fair
20% Growth in Sales Shows Signs of Turnaround in Market


 2017 Hong Kong International Fur & Fashion Fair 20% Growth in Sales Shows Signs of Turnaround in Market

The 2017 Hong Kong International Fur and Fashion Fair, world’s largest global fur trading platform, drew to a close on 18 February. The Fair concluded with US$139 million of confirmed orders, a growth of 20% over last year.


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ALC, Sagafurs & Fur Harvesters Auction
Preliminary Sales Program – March 2017


ALC, Sagafurs & Fur Harvesters Auction Preliminary Sales Program – March 2017

Inspection: From February 27 – March 4, 2017
SALES: March 5 – 15, 2017

American Legend, Fur Harvesters and Saga Furs – March 2017 Preliminary Offering is now ready. The offering will include 6.2 Million Mink, 795.000 foxes, 573.000 other fur types including Finnraccoon, karakul and wild fur.


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NAFA Auction Reports – February 2017-Daily!


 NAFA Auction Reports – February 2017

NAFA’s February Sale Closes with Strong Support of the Global Market
NAFA’s February mink sale completed on a successful note, the trend continued & advancing prices on White and Pastel mink.


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'Discovering fur'' Inspiration & Information:
Youth path to fur fashion


 Discovering fur Inspiration & Information

January 30, 2017 - The workshop ''Discovering fur'' gathered together young fashion and design students for a showcase of the limitless opportunities to use fur in fashion.
‘’All young designers need the basic information. If they don’t have it – they will not use fur in the future.’’


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Canadian Ambassador Visits Blackglama Shop in Moscow


Canadian Ambassador Visits Blackglama Shop in Moscow

December 2016, Canadian Ambassador to Russia, John Kur, made an impromptu visit to the Blackglama shop located in the historic GUM Department store.


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Sojuzpushnina Auction Reports – January 2017


Sojuzpushnina Auction Reports – January 2017

202nd International Sojuzpushnina Auction was completed on January 31, 2017. The collection of sable skins was sold 98% of with a good & reasonable price. Unsilvery dark colours and small sizes prices advanced 20 - 25%.
TOP LOT Sable bought by ACTIVE FURS, GREECE for $1900 USD per skin.


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“Golden Old Times” Hong Kong Fur Design Competition 2017


 Golden Old Times Hong Kong Fur Design Competition 2017

The “Hong Kong Fur Design Competition 2017” was held at Sky100 Hong Kong Observation Deck today. The contest received enthusiastic responses this year with a total of 486 submissions, of which 15 entries from the “Full Fur Category” ...


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Kopenhagen Fur Opens Bonded Warehouse in Beijing


Kopenhagen Fur Opens Bonded Warehouse in Beijing

Kopenhagen Fur officially announced the opening ceremony its bonded warehouse in Beijing as part of its global fur logistics solution. This marks the formal launch of global fur logistics solutions in joint efforts with Damco, the world's leading logistics company under the Maersk Group.


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NAFA Auction Preliminary Sales Program – February 2017


 NAFA Auction Preliminary Sales Program – February 2017

INSPECTION: From February 3 – 8, 2017
SALES: February 9 – 13, 2017

The preliminary sales program for NAFA, May – February 2017 auction is now ready. The offer will include approximately 2.6 million mink furs, along with a series of other skin types: COYOTE: 38,000 LYNX CAT: 4,000, Ranch Fox: 7,000, Sable: 17,000 and other skins.


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Shoes From Milan - Men’s Fashion Week


 Shoes From Milan - Men’s Fashion Week

Milan Fashion Week that includes fur pieces from Prada and Fendi
Prada led the pack with its furry assortment of moccasins. The show explored a 1970s theme, combining brown corduroy suits with patchwork fur shoes.
At Fendi, fur appeared on slide sandals. The shoes were colorful and bold, with some of them spelling out colors or the Fendi logo.


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Celebrities in Fur - Jennifer Lopez


Celebrities in Fur - Jennifer Lopez

Recently with her calf length giant fur coat and giant hooped earrings, Jennifer Lopez cut a dramatic figure as she stepped out in West Hollywood.


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Hong Kong International Fur & Fashion Fair, Coming Soon!


Hong Kong International Fur & Fashion Fair, Coming Soon!

Dates: February 16 – 18, 2017
Venue: Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre

The most spectacular fur and fashion fair in the Asia-Pacific region will be staged once again in the ultra-modern Hong Kong Convention Center.


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Fur Harvesters Auction Reports – January 2017


 Fur Harvesters Auction Reports – January 2017

FHA’s January 2017 auction results proved to be far better than expected on many articles. This was the largest attendance for a January opener in many years with several first time buyers from China.
Beaver sold similar to last year’s levels and indication is that item will slowly rise as the season progresses. Wild mink and otter sold at good levels over last year and again are expected to see increases in March..


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Canada Goose Planning for IPO
& Seeking Valuation of about $2 billion


 Canada Goose Planning for IPO & Seeking Valuation of about $2 billion

Canada Goose Inc. is planning to go public as early as next month. Retailer said to be planning to raise as much as $300 million. Luxury parka maker seeking valuation of about $2 billion.


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Furry POM- POMS: Must Have Accessory of the Season


Furry POM- POM - Must Have Accessory of the Season

They are the must-have accessory of the season: the perky furry pom-pom bobble hats, worn by celebrities and mums on the school run alike.
The furry pom-pom can also be found on keyrings and handbag charms. But as a result, real fur is beginning to be big business once again.


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Sojuzpushnina Auction: Preliminary Sales – January 2017


Sojuzpushnina Auction: Preliminary Sales – January 2017

INSPECTION: January 25 – 28, 2017
SALES: January 29 – 31, 2017

The preliminary sales program for 202nd St. Petersburg, Sozpushnina January 2017 auction is now ready. The offer will include Russian Sable (wild):285,000, Sable Farm: 9,500, Mink (farm): 20,280, Baum Marten: 1,000 Squirrel: 6,500 and other skin types will be an offer.


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Kopenhagen Fur Auction Reports – January 2017 -Daily!


 Kopenhagen Fur Auction Reports – January 2017

January 11, 2017 - Auction concluded on a successful note
Kopenhagen Fur January auction continued third and last day
with their Brown & Brown Velvet (M,F), White & White Velvet (M,F), Silverblue & Silverblue Velvet (M,F) Mahogany & Mahogany Velvet Males skin sales, clearances are good percent and prices steady comparing with their earlier sales


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Fur Harvesters Auction: Preliminary Sales Program – January 2017


 Fur Harvesters Auction: Preliminary Sales Program – January 2017

Inspection: From January 14 - 15, 2017
SALES: January 16, 2017

The preliminary sales program for Fur Harvesters Auction Inc. January 2017 auction is now ready. The offer will include Muskrat, Beaver, Coyote, Raccoon, Otter, Red Fox, Grey Fox, and other type of skins.


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Actress Debbie Reynolds
from Legends Gallery – BLACKGLAMA passes away at age 84


Actress Debbie Reynolds from Legends Gallery – BLACKGLAMA passes away at age 84

Debbie Reynolds, who lit up the screen in "Singin' in the Rain' and other Hollywood classics despite a tumultuous life, has died a day after losing her daughter, Carrie Fisher, at age 84. Debbie Reynolds was a well known 1950's actress. She was born April 1st, 1932 in El Paso, Texas.


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