Trend Finder

 

Updated weekly, this sponsored section features two hot accessories trends picked out by our editors, and links to which designers have them.

Trend Finder: Straw and Raffia

STRAW/ RAFFIA

Material that used to be used mainly for beach bags and hats, straw and raffia is now finding its way to other forms of … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Seed Beads

SEED BEADS

Not just for art projects, seed beads add color and fun to accessories.  Where to Find Seed … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Brazilian Tropical Prints

Brazil/ Tropical Prints

A Brazilian influence is making its way to accessories, in tropical prints and bright colors. Where to Find Brazilian Tropical … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Hammered Metals

Hammered Metal

Utilizing ancient technique, hammering adds unique texture to metals. No matter the color, hammered metals have that little … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Hearts

HEARTS

Not just for Valentine’s Day, hearts can be worn all spring, from printed motifs to actual shapes. Where to Find Hearts … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Translucent Plastics

Translucent Plastics

Spring is looking clear with translucent plastics. Add some transparency to your look with see-through accessories in all … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Silver Jewelry

Silver Jewelry

Shiny or matte...silver jewelry, solid or plated, adds polish to any look – without breaking the bank. Where to Find Silver … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Pastels

PASTELS

A feminine palette, pastels, namely mint green, lavender, coral, soft blue, pink and yellow - add softness to accessories for … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Baseball Caps

Baseball Style Caps

No longer reserved for a casual look, baseball caps are becoming a fashion statement to wear every day. Where to Find Baseball … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Mod Flowers

MOD FLOWERS

Floral is always in, but this season bold, bright mod flowers add a new twist. Graphic shapes make this floral even … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Nailheads, Studs and Spikes

Studs & Spikes

From full-on rocker chic to tiny edgy touches, anyone can add just the right amount of punk to their look with studs and … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Messenger Bags

Messenger Bags

Easy to carry, functional and trendy, messenger bags are back in style in bright colors and textures. Where to Find Messenger … [Read more...]