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Nicole Philip-Kronenberg, Accessories Magazine

Nicole Philip-Kronenberg, Fashion Editor, Accessories Magazine

As the fashion editor of Accessories Magazine, Nicole Philip-Kronenberg is constantly surrounded by fashion and accessories. Whether she is styling them into the latest photo shoot, scouring the market for new accessories to feature, or writing about them on the website-she always has her accessories radar on. She loves discovering new talent in emerging accessories designers, unveiling underground trends, and exploring future trends.  In addition to her role as a fashion editor for the magazine, she also specializes in trend forecasting and is the fashion director for Accessories Magazine’s trend forecasting service Accessories Directions. In her spare time she enjoys photography, jewelry design, and going on adventures with her husband.

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5 Key Trend Boards: Spring/Summer 2012

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We created inspiration boards for the key five trends of the season: Sweet Tart, Prairie Dust, Classic Ease, Tropical Traveler and Disco Diva. Sweet Tart Ladylike classics–boxy Chanel-inspired jackets, preppy sweaters, cropped pants and feminine dresses–might keep this girl sweet, yet it’s the quirky accents that make her sassy. Feminine …

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Trend Board S/S 2012: Prairie Dust

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Welcome to Pleasant Prairie, where free spirits run wild. Drawing inspirations from “Little House on the Prairie,” ghost towns out West, and outdoor music festivals to name a few, this “new Bohemian” is adventurous, tough and liberated. You’ll find plenty of rustic, homespun elements sprinkled on this nature-loving Bohemian’s accessories—turquoise …