New York Fashion Week–Designers took a trip to Hawaii this season, stopping over in California on the way. From Hawaiian flowers and palm trees printed onto t-shirts, surfer-style neoprene, clear plastic or perforated leather, the looks put a fresh spin on the tried-and-true hibiscus. Check our Virtual Jungle trend board to see more of this vivid, colorful trend.
Fashion Week Breaking Trends Spring 2014: Hawaiian Punch
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.