Fashion Week, Fall 2013: Designers went for over-the-top embellishment for fall 2013. Opulent embroidery, often in metallic threads, evoked Czarist Russia at its most lovely. From left: Zac Posen, Oscar de la Renta, Marchesa
Fashion Week Breaking Trends Fall 2013: Opulent Embroidery
Lauren Parker, Editor-in-Chief, Accessories Magazine
As Editor-in-Chief of Accessories Magazine for the past 12 years, Lauren Parker has covered accessories both from a retail business perspective and a fashion point of view. In previous full-time magazine jobs and freelance gigs, she’s written about practically every angle of fashion lifestyle living, including accessories, fine jewelry, Caribbean travel, private jets, Hampton’s real estate, the New York art scene, the bridal industry, men’s lifestyle and being a mom. She loves meeting designers and seeing how their latest offerings capture the current zeitgeist and fit into the entire cultural and social picture.