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Trend Finder: Quilting

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Quilting lets designers play with texture, pattern and scale for a sleek, sophisticated look. While traditional diamond quilts are always a favorite, designers have gotten creative with other repeating patterns and shapes across all classifications of accessories. Where to Find Quilting (Sponsored):   DKNY Black Quilted Barrow Sneaker Style Number: …

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10 Minutes With…Elaine Turner

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They say things are big in Texas, and to that end, designer/retailer Elaine Turner has a big personality, a big (and growing) accessories brand, 8-store retail business, robust e-tail business, strong philanthropy following and list of awards. Turner was most recently crowned the winner of the 2014 “Stars of Design” …

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Trend Finder: Velvet

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Velvet makes its way onto the runway this season as designers look to add pops of touchable texture to accessories. This smooth fabric is seen on items from jewelry to shoes to handbags giving accessories a richer hue. Look for burnout or solids with contrasting embellishments for added interest. Where …