Sneakers Lead in Children’s Footwear Online Sales, NPD Reports


Port Washington, NY – Athletic footwear captured the lion’s share of children’s footwear online sales in the 12 months ending … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Ombre


Ombre takes a color story and pushes it into a whole new visual territory. Working through all shades of a particular hue, ombre … [Read more...]

Trend Finders: Emojis


Fashion incorporating symbols from tech and texting culture has hit both the junior and adult market with apparel and accessories … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Fringe and Tassels

Fringe and Tassels

Fringe and tassels are a charming trim and embellishment and are a great way to add texture and movement to accessories. Relaxed, … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Summer Suede


We’re seeing designers serve up refreshing takes on suede this season. This soft and decadent skin is seasonless, and blends … [Read more...]

“Standing Tall” Show Puts High Heels in a New Light

English, c. 1690-1710Canadian, designed and made by Master John, 1973

Toronto--Coming off the heels (sorry) of the Killer Heels exhibit at the Brooklyn Museum, The Bata Shoe Museum will soon premiere … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Animal Prints


Animal prints have answered the call of the wild!  From cheetah to zebra, animal prints add a powerful punch to accessories of all … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Florals


Florals are blooming all over accessories this season, in more ways than you could ever have imagined. From 3-D floral statement … [Read more...]

Get Tomorrow’s Trends Today with Accessories Directions SS 2016 Report!


New York–Spring Fever is upon us, but at Accessories Directions Trend Forecasting, brought to you by Accessories Magazine, we’ve … [Read more...]

Donald Pliner Leaving Footwear Company

Donald and Lisa Pliner

Los Angeles--Donald Pliner, founder of his eponymous luxury footwear brand has announced he is leaving his current position as … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Kicks off Expanded ‘Shoes of Prey’ Program

A Shoes of Prey display at Nordstrom's Bellevue store

Nordstrom is expanding its partnership with Shoes of Prey, an Australian-based retailer that features online "Design Your Own … [Read more...]

TOMS and Christy Turlington Celebrate Every Mother Counts Collab

Blake Mycoskie and Christie Turlington

In the latest news for TOMS, which has a one for one philosophy to help those in need for every item sold, Christy Turlington and … [Read more...]