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.

Project Runway Season 13 Runner Up Launches Jewelry

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Nashville--Some people are just so multi-talented.Amanda Valentine--runner up of Project Runway Season 13 and definite fan … [Read more...]

10 Tips on How to Pitch Accessories Magazine

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As the Editor-in-Chief of Accessories magazine, I get about, oh, 300 emails a day. Many are pitches from PR firms announcing … [Read more...]

“Book of Life” Drives Day of the Dead Theme

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New York--Day of the Dead is definitely having its day.Known in Spanish as Dia de los Muertos, this November 2nd Mexican … [Read more...]

Bene Rialto Launches New Accessories, Fashion Marketplace

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New York--Bene Rialto, a new marketplace in midtown Manhattan, showcases an exciting mix of local, national, and international … [Read more...]

Style Room NYC Shopping Tour Experiences are Win-Win for Designers, Shoppers

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New York—With Style Room NYC Shopping Tour Experiences, accessories and apparel designers have a new way to get their name out … [Read more...]

TOMS Launches 4th One for One Category: Handbags

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People know TOMS for its philanthropic One for One endeavors (i.e. giving a pair of shoes to the needy for every one sold). To … [Read more...]

Saks, SNL Partner for 16th Annual Key to the Cure

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New York--Live from New York, it's Key to the Cure!Saks Fifth Avenue has partnered with Saturday Night Live (celebrating its … [Read more...]

Met’s Costume Institute Analyzes Mourning Attire

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New York—You might be wearing your chicest black fall ensemble while reading this article, but if you lived around 1815 to 1915, … [Read more...]

Spring 2015 Runway Wrap: Key Accessories from NY, London, Milan, Paris

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What were the key accessories on the NY, London, Milan & Paris Spring 2015 runways?Accessories Directions Trend … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: Chanel Builds Fashion Boxing Gym at Bergdorfs

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New York--Bet your gym isn't this chic.Chanel has riffed off its Fall/Winter 2014 "Coco Coach" ad campaign by recreating the … [Read more...]

Last Chance to Shop the “Shop for Success: Accessories Edition”

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New York—You all know Dress for Success…but maybe this can be called Accessorize for Success?Shop for Success: Accessories … [Read more...]

Spring 15 Breaking Trend: Denim

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Spring 15 Fashion Month--There was so much denim on the runway, it was clear that designer were showing what good "jeans" they … [Read more...]