It might’ve been 70 degrees and sunny in New York during the Accessories Council recent Holiday Preview, but inside it was full-on winter. A walk-through of participating brands revealed everything from the edible to the the elegant and everything in between. A few of our favorite picks to get us into the holiday mood:
Santa cookies are fun, but nothing says Chic Holiday Party like these shoe and handbag cookies from Eleni’s!
Known for her fun Lucite handbags with whimsical sayings, it was just a matter of time before Edie Parker got the party started with a line of entertaining accessories. Gold and colorful confetti lures under Lucite trays and coasters.
A hands-free bag is key when you’re trying to juggle champagne, food and still shake hands. This gold python belt bag from new line GG Maull wraps around the waist for a chic statement.
When is a candy dish not a candy dish? When it’s full of crystal pill boxes from Judith Leiber. Known for her crystal-encrusted hard minaudieres, Judith Leiber also turned the tables a bit with a new line of soft metallic clutches.
A little rabbit fur goes a long way for Piccolo New York, with tonal strips down finger gloves and giant pompoms on knit hats.
Holiday jewelry doesn’t have to be all about bling. This dramatic Y-necklace from Heather Hawkins features labradorite with just enough gold metal to pick up the warm undertones.
This electric blue wallet references holiday sparkle in a subtle yet edgy way.
And let’s not forget the tech! Sakroots has a tech kits that includes ear buds, power packs and more.
Perfect for those cold-weather holiday parties, this blush cloche will get you there in style.