Handbags


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 … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Patchwork and Color Blocking

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Color block and patchwork are simple-yet-striking ways to implement pops of color this season as designers look to simple … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Vera Bradley

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Hmmm, can you guess the handbag shown in this new ad campaign? There’s quilting like Chanel, a silhouette reminiscent of Mulberry … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Metallic Leather

Metallic Leather

Metallic leather pops on the runway this season as designers look to electrify traditional skins. Metallic leathers make any … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Color Trend: Cobalt Blue

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Cobalt blue has the fashion industry “singing the blues” as it makes its way this season as a major “it” color. This cool blue … [Read more...]

Spring 15 Breaking Trends: Coach Targets Hip Young Things

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New York Fashion Week--This definitely isn't your grandmother’s Coach.Stuart Vevers, Coach’s relatively new Creative Director, … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Väska

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Sometimes, it's just about simple juxtaposition.This minimalist LUMI by Väska bag is a fresh mix of hard and soft--seamlessly … [Read more...]

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) … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Camouflage

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Camouflage is no longer used to blend in, as designers made this no-longer-just-for-military print a major standout on the fall … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Brahmin

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While most of the nation is heading back to school after Labor Day, it’s never too early for a lesson.Who better to turn to … [Read more...]

August Market: Highlights & Lowlights

Layered floral enamel, resin and metal statement necklace by Cara.

August market has come to a close, the shows are over and manufacturers are now tallying those retail orders. While smaller stores … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Glitter

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Glitter is a girl’s best friend! Designers look to iridescent fabrics and embellishments this season as glitter makes its way onto … [Read more...]