Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine

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 women's fashion 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.

Editor’s Blog: My Geographic Timeline

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Who isn’t defined, at least a little, by where they live now? Or shaped by where they have lived and what they’ve done over the … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Still Life With Midnight Florals

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As an art history buff and sometimes painter, it’s always a thrill to see old world creations jump off the canvases and onto … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Trendspotting in Morocco

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 After my honeymoon in Morocco five years ago, I was thrilled to return to Marrakech—this time on a trendspotting business trip … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Style on the Farm?

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I recently returned from my brother’s Vermont house-slash-micro farm, where we got to feed the goats, juice home-grown kale and … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Someone Developed My Idea!

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I am filing this one under: Ideas I've Had That Never Came to Fruition.Believe me, the file cabinet is stuffed.This is a … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Cynthia Rowley Resort ’14

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I want to give Cynthia Rowley a huge shout out for the visually arresting way she styled and presented her Resort 2014 … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Style Hunting at New Orleans Jazz Fest

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Coachella it ain’t. There are no flower-crowned fashionistas in outfits selected weeks in advance; there are no celebrities posing … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Checking Out the Jazz Age’s “First Flapper”

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With all the hype surrounding the Roaring Twenties and The Great Gatsby (namely the 2013 film interpretation of it), I was curious … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Moms (and Babies) Need to Look Stylish Too!

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New York—OK, I know that Accessories magazine doesn’t regularly cover mom/baby stuff, but since most of our readers are women, and … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Gearing Up for Game of Thrones

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Want to have a viewing party for the return of HBO's Game of Thrones on March 31? Get those crowns and crosses ready!How about … [Read more...]

Morocco, Here I Come (Again)!

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Ever notice that as soon as something swoops onto your radar, you see it everywhere?Well, this is happening to me. A day after … [Read more...]

Editor’s Blog: Wicked Stripes

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If there's one thing that scared the bezeesus out of me as a child, it was that house dropped on the Wicked Witch of the West in … [Read more...]