Cousin Corporation Launches Gift Division, Laura Janelle

laura janelleLARGO, FL - Cousin Corporation of America announced it has launched its first ready-to-wear division of fashion accessories, Laura Janelle. The division is debuting with four unique programs available to gift shops, boutiques and more.

The programs are described by the company as such, “Sleek features necklaces, bracelets and earrings that evoke grace and glamour and are made with Swarovski crystals. The focal, bold designs are tasteful and minimalist allowing the dynamic cuts of the crystal to shine. RGLB is a bracelet collection featuring mixed media elements and are perfect to stack creating your own arm party. EnCHARMing, is a playful ‘design-your-own’ program that features chains paired with charms that are easy to mix-and-match to create your own story. IDentify is a tasteful and stylish ‘design-you-own’ lanyard program that features mix-and-match lanyard bases, tassels and snaps that create a functional, fashionable workplace accessory.”

“We’re truly excited about Laura Janelle,” Cousin Corporation of America President Denny King said. “Great pricing, great margins for the retailer and absolutely on trend!”Laura Janelle is named after the granddaughter of Cousin Corporation founder Rita Cousin. As a full-service fashion division, Laura Janelle goes from concept to design to packaging—all in-house.

Laura Janelle is partnering with Ivystone, a sales organization for the gift and home industry. “Ivystone is thrilled to have the opportunity to partner with Cousin Corporation in bringing Laura Janelle to the marketplace,” Ivystone CEO Doug Cofiell said. “It’s an incredible team of people that will provide high quality, innovative design and fantastic value to our retailers.”

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