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: Tokyo Bay Belts

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It's always fun to see an accessories brand add on another classification. We love seeing how a well-known company takes the DNA … [Read more...]

NY Market Week Kick-Off: ATS Opens This Sunday

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AccessoriesTheShow, Moda and Fame will be taking place at the Javits Center, New York, August 2-4, 2015.It’s all about … [Read more...]

What’s in Store for Holiday at Saks Fifth Avenue

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Ho, Ho, Ho, the holidays are coming! In this ongoing column, we look at the accessories major stores are highlighting for the … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Deepa Gurnani

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There's something in this dramatic bib necklace by Deepa Gurnani that evokes the most elegant bird in flight. The beads are … [Read more...]

NPD’s Words of Wisdom at the Accessories Council Summit

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As always, when you get a group of industry experts together in one room, there is lots of wisdom spouted about. Such was the case … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Botkier

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With the onslaught of celebrity and model perfection at every turn, women sometimes forget that WE have the power to be the most … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Rezin Stone Sunglasses

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You've heard of the Paleo diet, right? So why not take your fashion sense back to the Stone Age as well with these cool granite … [Read more...]

Accessories Council Inducts Luxottica Luxury Retail’s Ed Jankowski into Hall of Fame

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Ed Jankowski, who leads Luxottica’s North American Luxury Retail division, received the Accessories Council's Hall of Fame Award … [Read more...]

Retail Bestsellers: What’s Hot Now at Serendipity Accessories

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As a new feature, Accessories is asking leading retailers of accessories to tell us exactly what is selling. This week, we chat … [Read more...]

CNN’s “The Seventies” Examines an Influential Era

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The Seventies have been revisited by the fashion world again and again, and are currently having a hot moment.But if you … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Until There’s A Cure

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AIDS continues to be a global epidemic and Little Travellers are there to help. Until There's A Cure's partner, the Hillcrest AIDS … [Read more...]

Couture Fall 2015: Accessory Spotlight

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Rome Haute Couture Fall Winter 2015 - July 2015

Golden headpieces and bold gold necklaces were the stars at the Valentino Couture Fall 2015 show, with organic details of foliage, … [Read more...]