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TREND FINDER: VELVET

In Trend Finder by Accessories Staff

Velvet: not just for royals anymore. The lush material is back and better than ever, adorning both elegant and edgy fashion from head to toe. What better way to dress up an outfit than with some velvet booties or a velvet baseball cap?

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Trend Finder: Stripes

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

  Stripes always make fashion more fun, and this season, they’re on trend once again. Accessories to watch for include small leather goods and backpacks in dark hues and neutral shades. Soft items such as faux fur stoles, socks, capes and even gloves have used stripes, too. Where to Find …

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Americana Style Guide

In What's New, Industry News, Style Guide by samuel

We’re all #TEAMUSA these days, with Memorial Day in May, Independence Day in July, the Olympics in August and Election Day in November. It’s no wonder we’re all feeling a bit star spangled! Check out these Americana-inspired items, both literal and abstract.       Dynamic Asia Americana sun hat & …

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Trend Finder: Stripes

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

For Spring 16, designers have played around stripes for their merchandise, allowing retailers to inject some playfulness into their shops’ shelves. Watch for bags and clutches in fun nautical colors, as well as scarves and cuffs with touches of neon hues. Where to Find Stripes (Sponsored): Skagen Black and white …

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Trend Finder: Backpacks

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Backpacks are looking clean and modern for the warmer months.  With a “grown-up” appeal, sophisticated and refined leathers are used on sleeker silhouettes.  Look to polished metals, stylish tassels and novelty drawstrings for a fresh and current feel. Where to Find Backpacks (Sponsored):    Sole Society Vegan leather backpack with …

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Trend Finder: Color Block and Patchwork

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Color-blocking and unique patchwork designs are elevated with unexpected color combinations. From tonal to updated rainbow-like hues, vibrant tones appear on handbags, footwear and tech cases. Where to Find Color Block/Patchwork (Sponsored):     Marc by Marc Jacobs Zip around color block tablet case w/ metallic shine Style Name: Color block …