A Day With Robert
An Evening Out
Mink Stoles $5,000..$50,000
According to retailers, sheared mink,
shearlings and beaver are leading the growth in sales, with particular
sales gains noted among men, younger women and African-Americans.
Furs 2004: The Mr. Biggs Fur Collection by Ronald Isley. By:
White, Renee Minus, New York Amsterdam News, 00287121, 5/13/2004, Vol.
95, Issue 20
Many African American celebrities have bought mink
coats and stoles. For example, Arethea Franklin remembers buying a
mink stole and chinchilla jacket. In 2004 retailers of furs noted
a growth in sales to African Americans.