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.

2014 Top 100 Accessories Brands & Players: Chan Luu

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Los Angeles-based fashion designer Chan Luu transmits her easy, breezy California flair to her accessories and apparel, but it’s … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Tutem Masks

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Ok, here in New York we are Ground Zero for disease. If it’s not our subway seat mate coughing his whatevervirus all over us, it’s … [Read more...]

Rebecca Minkoff Partners with Ebay for New Immersive Retail Experience

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New York—Rebecca Minkoff has partnered with eBay Inc. to bring its tech-savvy customer a new, immersive shopping experience at its … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: La Mer Watches

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We're crazy about layering our jewelry and watches together for that "arm party" look. And you know what we're even more crazy … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Freida Rothman

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Some consumers are switching from heavy, chunky costume statement necklaces to delicate look-of-real jewelry. But we say things … [Read more...]

Good Reads: Fashion Print Design from Idea to Final Print

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Atglen, PA--With print and pattern such a powerful force in fashion and accessories now, Fashion Print Design from Idea to Final … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: Sorrelli’s Trip from Showroom to Storefront

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Many jewelry companies have fantasies of opening up a retail store. Sorrelli turned theirs into a reality. How they did … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: DSW Crowdsources a Spring 15 Shoe Print

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Columbus, OH--Why should fashion directors, buyers and shoe companies give all the design direction? DSW recently let its … [Read more...]

Creeds Collective Pop-Up Offers Cause-Related Holiday Shopping

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New York--Creeds Collective, a socially responsible pop-up shopping emporium, is giving holiday shoppers in Soho a chance to buy … [Read more...]

Navajo Jewelry Exhibit Arrives During National Native American Heritage Month

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New York--November is National Native American Heritage Month so it's the perfect time to visit the Smithsonian's National Museum … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: DAV Rain Boots

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We don't wish rain, sleet, mudslides or any other type of bad weather on anyone (well, sometimes...), but with these awesome ombre … [Read more...]

2014 ACE Awards Sparkle and Shine

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New York--It was a glittering, well-accessorized affair, filled with talent and teeming with beauty. Yet this 18th Annual ACE … [Read more...]