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Trend Finder: Metallics

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

For Fall/Winter 2016 bold metallics adds a clean touch of glam and shine to fashion accessories. Retailers can expect this trend to be present in handbags, mini-bags, shoes and keychains.  Look too gold and brasses hues, as well as a significant rise in silver metallic finishes. Where to Find Metallics …

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Trend Finder: Chains

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

  Chains add a little edge Fall/Winter 2016.  Look to statement earrings and draped chains on chokers and necklaces as well as chain detailing on handbags and belts. Shinny gold and silver as well as brass and rose gold chains add a chic and modern look to the trend. Where …

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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: 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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Trend Finder: Embroidery

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

  Embroidery detailing is moving forward for Fall accessories. Brands have used intricate embellishment to add a more craftsmanship appeal to designs. Look to personalized initials to intricate weaves of floral and tribal prints. Where to Find Embroidery (Sponsored):     Cathy’s Concepts Metallic trim on a custom monogram tote …

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Trend Finder: Clutches & Minaudiéres

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

The mini bag trend has allowed clutches and minaudiéres to stand out more than ever. These structured and hard shells come in different renditions through shiny leather, laser-cut mesh, animal prints and even satin pleats. Where to Find Clutches & Minaudiéres (sponsored): Mary Frances Accessories Whimsical, beaded stars and moon …

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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: Menswear Prints

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

  Who says menswear prints are just for the guys? For Pre-Fall 2016, retailers should look into masculine colors and patterns for accessories such as women’s bags and scarves. Where to Find Menswear Prints (Sponsored): MZ Wallace Double leather trimmed lightweight packable tote crafted from durable plaid nylon Style Name: …