Lauren Parker

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.

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Giambattista Valli

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Giambattista Valli is rockin' the 60s/70s vibe that is running through fashion. Touches of animal print and snake accent painterly … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Costume National

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Starring 70s rock-n-roll platinum haired models, long and lean was the word at Costume National, where long skinny scarves tied … [Read more...]

2nd Annual ICE Awards Competition with FIT Students Gets Underway

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New York–Blizzard Juno might have stopped traffic in New York City, but this is one ice storm the industry is really looking … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Emanuel Ungaro

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The 70s were in full swing at Emanual Ungaro, where purples, olives and rust were patchworked, colorblocked and accented with fur, … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Alexander McQueen

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Perfectly tailored leathers (in rich reds and wines) cinched with corset belts and moto jackets tipped with fur collars and capes … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Markus Lupfer

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Coldweather accessories got plenty of play at Markus Lupfer, accessories shift and party dresses. Look for beanies with bold … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Alexander Wang

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Alexander Wang continues with his style of utilitarian chic, this time featuring oversized boxy satchels, hobos and backpacks, … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Christopher Kane

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Grosgrain straps, utilitarian buckle clasps, patchwork lace, creative botanicals and and a preppy palette of kelly green, pink and … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Mugler

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Grommets made subtle and not-so-subtle appearances all over Mugler's show, designed by David Koma. From a functional fastening … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Joseph

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Styling for Joseph was clean and sharp, yet still cozy. From self-tie scarves and belts built right into the apparel, other … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Max Mara

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Max Mara went into the woods this season, printing bobcats, owls and other woodland creates on fur and fabric. Fur sleeves, … [Read more...]

Breaking Trends Pre-Fall 2015: Kenzo

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Kenzo takes a futuristic, post-apocalyptic approach with shocks or electric orange and blue, mixed with patchwork clothing and … [Read more...]