New York & Milan Fashion Weeks–There’s a definite movement in fashion this season and it comes with fringe benefits. From wispy, silky fringe on dresses, tops, scarves and skirts, to thick leather and suede fringe on handbags and tassels, fringe takes many forms and weights. It can also evoke various moods, from Gatsby’s Golden Age to Western Prairie to Contemporary Art.
Fashion Week Breaking Trends Spring 2014: Fringe
Lauren Parker, Editor, Accessories Magazine
As Editor 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.