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.

Item of the Day: Fiat Lux

Fiat Lux

We've been a bit distracted with Prince's passing, but that doesn't mean we're not still mourning David Bowie, Mr. Ziggy Stardust … [Read more...]

Display: 5 Cool Ideas to Borrow from ATS and Circuit Exhibitors

Jaeci

Retailers are always looking for creative ways to display accessories, and who's more creative than the designers at … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Stefka Saddlebag

Stefka

Saddlebags are a hot handbag silhouette, but here's something new. Stefka's glazed leather saddlebag features a flap with a … [Read more...]

Met Gala Fashion in Two Words: Silver Metallic

Rachel Zoe

As always, the glitterati interpreted the Met Gala's fashion theme in their own way. And this year's show--Manus x Machina: … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: STORY’s Newest Theme, Have Fun!

A letter from the "editor," founder Rachel Shechtman.

STORY knows that girls (and guys) just wanna have fun! The Chelsea lifestyle and fashion boutique rotates themes--aka … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Alex Woo’s “Finding Dory” Jewelry

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It's been a long time since we found Nemo. Now it's time to find Dory!Jewelry designer Alex Woo, known for her Little Letters … [Read more...]

Get Fall/Winter 2016 Trend Info at ATS’ The Trend Spot

Trend Spot, AccessoriesTheShow

AccessoriesTheShow launched its Trend Spot today, featuring a wealth of trend information to help retailers target their buys. … [Read more...]

Where to Watch Tonight’s Met Gala, Plus Exhibition Sneak Peek

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Not invited to tonight's Met Gala, where the world's largest and most fashionable stars will dress to the theme of Manus x … [Read more...]

10 Minutes With… Stephanie Solomon, VP Fashion Director, Lord & Taylor

Stephanie Solomon, VP Fashion Director, Lord & Taylor

Lord & Taylor is on its third season of The Birdcage, a boutique-like area in the store featuring emerging designers based … [Read more...]

Feeling FABB-ulous? See You Wednesday!

FABB 2016

Who's coming to FABB this Wednesday? Don't miss this year's Fashion Accessories Benefit Ball, held May 4th, at Chelsea Piers. … [Read more...]

How to Sell Spiritual Jewelry

OurStory

Satya Jewelry, with three boutiques and a thriving wholesale business, has been selling spiritual jewelry for the past 13 … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Devon Dowd Designs

Devon Dowd

Mother's Day is rapidly approaching (as you might have heard), and it's always nice to think in terms of the whole family.This … [Read more...]