New York Fashion Week–Step aside, heavy red tartans and menswear tweeds from Fall! Spring 2014’s plaids and ginghams are light, soft, fluid, sheer and oh so pretty. Overlaid or appliqued with lace, paired with satins or mixed with flowers, these pretty plaids on the runway tie in perfectly to our Punk Playground trend, projected by our trend service AccessoriesDirections.com.
Fashion Week Breaking Trends Spring 2014: Pretty Plaids
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.