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“MASTERWORKS: UNPACKING FASHION” EXHIBITION OPENS AT THE MET, IN TIME FOR THE WEEKEND

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This weekend may be the last relaxing one before the holiday rush, so if you’re in New York, take in The Costume Institute’s new exhibit. Opening today, “Masterworks: Unpacking Fashion” serves as a peek inside the museum’s extensive fashion archives that have amassed over its seven decade-history. With about 60 …

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SNEAK PEEK AT COACH HOUSE, OPENING TOMORROW (HINT: IT’S AMAZING!)

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Coach has outdone itself with its new three-story Fifth Avenue flagship, opening tomorrow in honor of its 75th anniversary. Accessories Magazine was lucky enough this morning to get a sneak peek of the store, which is one part art installation, one part leather apron-wearing craftsmen doing on-site monogramming and construction demonstrations, …

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OUR AWARD PICKS FOR THE ACCESSORIES COUNCIL SUMMIT

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The accessories industry turned out Monday for the annual Accessories Council Summit, where the day’s agenda was all about learning and networking. Here, a quick overview of the speakers and panelists, plus a few “awards” that Accessories Magazine would like to bestow: #1. THE MOST RIDICULOUSLY GORGEOUS WORK VENUE EVER: HEARST TOWER …

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SHOPBOP HAS JUST DROPPED ITS STAR-STUDDED HOLIDAY CAMPAIGN

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With window displays being unveiled, extravagant shopping wish lists being checked and mixed media campaigns launching daily, it’s safe to say the holidays have officially and stylishly arrived. Amid the hubbub, this week SHOPBOP dropped its star-studded holiday campaign to outshine others. Actress and millennial IT girl Lucy Hale kicks off the …

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ITEM OF THE DAY: AMAYA JONES BLUE TOURMALINE HAND CHAIN

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Confession: we’re not over body jewelry yet, and probably never will be. Our latest obsession is Amaya Jones’s Blue Tourmaline Hand Chain,  a handmade, one of a kind piece from the LA-based jewelry newcomer. It uses tourmaline to protect yourself from negative energy while looking fabulous. Though actually an ancient practice, crystals are …

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SAFILO GROUP AND PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN TEAM UP DESIGN THESIS COMPETITION

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Safilo Group and The New School’s Parsons School of Design are teaming up for the first-ever Safilo x Parsons Design Thesis Competition. The competition provides six thesis-level BFA students with the opportunity to design eyewear as part of their final thesis work, with the winner having a prototype manufactured by Safilo. The winning …