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TREND FINDER: SUEDE

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Suede moves into a youthful direction, this now season-less material offers a wide variety of designs and styles for all markets.  Colorful bright’s as well as earthy neutral tones are used on handbags, footwear and hats.  This summer friendly material keeps it boho chic appeal but is modern with edgy …

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Trend Finder: Winter Whites

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Winter white’s create a modern yet warm and fuzzy appeal for the snowy months!  Look to accessories such as adjustable suede chokers, functional mini bags and resin jewelry all in heavier textured materials such as suede and plastics. Where to Find Winter Whites (Sponsored):   Nissa Jewelry Suede with natural …

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Trend Finder: Lace

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Lace is always feminine and often creates a soften look.  For Fall 2016 look to an abundance of lace used in jewelry, handbags and even tech cases. This delicate material is given a harder edge when layered and mixed with heavy metals and hardware. Where to Find Lace (Sponsored): LK …

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Trend Finder: Chokers

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Chokers are a key accessory for the Holiday season. But this time, they come in new renditions and silhouettes. Look to a variety of materials such as thin gold-plated brass to ribbon and suede fabrics. Embellishments are modern with unique stone placements and charms creating a new appeal. Where to …

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Trend Finder: Jewel Tones

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Jewel tones add a regal touch of elegance to fashion this season. For accessories, look into soft hats and scarves, leather goods such as wallets, and even jewelry like bangles and statement necklaces Where to Find Jewel Tones (Sponsored): Janessa Leone Expertly handcrafted from soft wool felt, this rich burgundy …

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Trend Finder: Velvet

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Designers and brands are now gearing up for the upcoming festivities starting this Pre-Fall 2016 season, with rich fabrics such as velvet taking the accessories spotlight now. From chokers to bags, velvet is definitely adding a lush touch to dressing up. Where to Find Velvet (Sponsored): Inge Christopher Stylish minaudiere with …

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Trend Finder: Enamel & Plastics

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Plastics and enamels are key materials now for Pre-Fall 2016’s accessory lineup. These light yet durable materials can be seen on fancy jewelry and other small accessories like cardholders. Where to Find Enamel & Plastics (Sponsored)   Orly Genger by Jaclyn Mayer Casted resin and plated brass with rope Style …

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Trend Finder: Suede

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Suede is adding a soft, rich touch to fashion for Pre-Fall 2016. For accessories, this trend is rendered through solid-colored bags, belts, hats and neckpieces. Look into styles such fringed neckerchiefs, leather handbags in earthen hues, wide waist belts and chic fedoras. Where to Find Suede (Sponsored):   Mona B …

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ITEM OF THE DAY: BANDITA

In Item of the Day, What's New by Lauren Parker

What if two hot trends–chokers and bandanas–got together and created something entirely fresh? Welcome to Bandita, which features soft bandanas threaded through hard chokers and cuffs. Venezuelan jewelry designer Monica Sordo teamed up with fashion designer Viva Aviva for this unique collaboration. The line is called Bandita and featuring silk …

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Trend Finder: Stones & Crystals

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Stones give jewelry a raw and effortless vibe. For Pre-Fall ’16, accessory makers have rendered this trend into chunky chokers, slim necklaces, and textured metallic rings—all in a mix of discreet colors and bright hues. Where to Find Stones & Crystals (Sponsored): ABS Oversized Square w/ Crystals Style Number: 11511-015934 SRP: …

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Trend Finder: Fringe

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Fringe adds a laid back yet luxe spin for Pre-Fall ’16. Refreshing takes on this trend come in soft leather bags and belts (mostly in neutral and earth hues).  Jewelry is cool with leather tassels and fringe adorning pendants as well as gold and crystals hanging long and free from …

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Trend Finder: Chokers

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Chokers, neckrings and collars make a bold statement for Pre-Fall 2016. Look to heavy metals as a staple material, as well as enamels, precious stones and even mesh creating a forward appeal. Chic, minimalist pieces with geometrical details also create a bit of edge for the statement pieces. . Where …

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Trend Finder: Chokers

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Chokers are trending for Spring ’16. Take heed, retailers: it’s all about relaxed, understated glamour, and none of the S&M constricting type. Today’s chokers come in a variety of materials; some are metals with glass, while others come in gold. Some elements spotted also include resin and lapis. Where to …

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Trend Finder: Pastels

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

              Loud neon hues can take a backseat as we move into Resort 16. Fashion is leaning toward pastels, taking cue from key designer such as Carolina Herrera and Prada.  Look to handbags, jewelry and even eyewear in these soft, powdery shades. Where to …