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Courtney Ignelzi

Courtney Ignelzi

Graduating with a BA in Fashion Merchandising Management from Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT), Courtney Ignelzi started her career over 10 years ago as a Trend Correspondent at Stylesight.com. Her vast knowledge and keen eye for analyzing women’s runway, street trends and retail has taken her around the world for market and tradeshow coverage. After being a part of the Stylesight team for 7 years, Courtney took her love for trend forecasting and product development and began consulting for various retailers and e-commerce sites. With a personal passion for women’s accessories and footwear, her forward and innovative ideas landed her as Trend Director at Accessories Magazine’s Trend Forecasting Service, Accessories Directions. Creating and developing a new product for the clients, her expertise and passion for technology and accessories blended perfectly for a more user friendly and directional trend service.

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TREND DIRECTOR’S BLOG: WHAT WE CAN’T WAIT TO SEE AT NYFW!

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As we are approaching one of the Fashion industry’s most important weeks–NYFW–Accessories Magazine is calling out the top 5 things that have us excited for this NYFW!  Stay tuned for our daily breaking trends and the latest runway and street street style coverage at AccessoriesMagazine.com and @Accessoriesmag 1. Raf Simons debut Raf Simons will …

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TREND DIRECTOR’S BLOG: LINEAPELLE FAIR – S/S 18 TRENDS

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Lineapelle New York, a two-day event, is home to some of the most exclusive international leather, textile and synthetics producers for handbags, leather goods, shoes and upholstery.  The cutting-edge and high quality exhibitors make it a must-see for designers, product developers and merchandisers. Accessories Magazine stopped by to check out …