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: Vanesa Rey Tech Case

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File this one under 'why didn't WE think of that?' We've seen wallet cell phone case hybrids, but nothing like this clever item … [Read more...]

Apple Watch Offers Amazon 1-Click Shopping

Amazon app for Apple Watch

Apple Watch isn't just about accessorizing fashionistas, but letting them purchase fashions on the go--all while talking to their … [Read more...]

Etsy Grows Wholesale Platform with Open Call Program

Etsy Open Call

Etsy is adding a new layer to its Etsy Wholesale business, allowing crafty/emerging designers an opportunity to scale up their … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Olympia Le-Tan Book Clutches

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Happy World Book Day, readers!! To celebrate, we're honoring Olympia Le-Tan's book clutches, emblazoned with all our favorite … [Read more...]

Not Beyonce? Good Luck Getting That iWatch Before Tomorrow

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It's T-minus one to the April 24th release of Apple's hotly anticipated watch, and while the industry eagerly waits to see how … [Read more...]

Blake Lively is an Ageless Fashion Timeline in “Age of Adaline”

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For a fashion lover like Blake Lively, starring in "Age of Adaline," opening this week, is surely a dream come true. This is a … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Nashelle “Be the Change” Ring

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Happy Earth Day! And like every time this important day rolls around, we feel a bit guilty that we aren't doing more to protect … [Read more...]

India Hicks Launches Direct Sales Accessories Collection

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Island princess of sorts India Hicks is going after the lucrative direct sales model, and she's got quite a following … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Hammitt Bags

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When it comes to cross-body handbags by Hammitt, X definitely marks the spot. Not only is the strap adjustable to form … [Read more...]

Oxford Industries Stock Soars on Lilly Pulitzer X Target Frenzy

Lilly Pulitzer for Target

The #LillyPulitzerforTarget collaboration debacle didn't break the internet, but it did leave empty-handed customers irate and … [Read more...]

Iris Apfel Documentary Proves That Style Has No Age Limit

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Widely recognized for her giant round glasses, bold jewelry, charming manner and more-is-more approach to accessorizing, Apfel … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Willacy Time Clutch

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Here's a scenario: You're on a blind date and Mr. Nice But Boring is droning on about his latest tax filing system. Are you really … [Read more...]