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Item of the Day: Kent Stetson

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

Truth: Some people don’t eat doughnuts. Something silly about fat, calories, sugar, tooth decay…diabetes. WE, of course, are highly suspicious of such people, and prefer to live on the edge. Plus, we never saw a doughnut we didn’t like, especially when it’s photo printed on a clutch handbag! This striking …

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Item of the Day: Niki English

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

This might be the ultimate “don’t mess with me” clutch. “With their sharp geometric panels, heavy textured leather and rigid shape, they have that kind of high fashion sci-feel that I’m such a sucker for, says designer Niki English. “I can never resist accessories that make me feel like I’m …

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Trend Finder: Animal Motifs

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Wild animal motifs such as lions, snakes, dragons and elephants are front and center for Pre-Fall accessories. Elegant yet daring, these sultry accessories are embellished with tiny rhinestones, graphic prints, intricate details and etching to portray textured designs. Where to Find Animal Motifs (Sponsored): G-Lish Mirror image cougar necklace Style …

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Trend Finder: Color Block

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Pre-Fall accessories are finding new and creative ways to color block and in more bold color combos.  Bi-tonal or multi-color combinations of vivid and saturated hues are showing up on all sorts of items! Where to Find Color Block (Sponsored): Flynn Printed saffiano leather cross-body bag with brushed gold hardware …

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Trend Finder: Monograms

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Monogram detailing is making a strong statement for Pre-Fall accessories! Putting a custom and personal touch on handbags and jewelry is chic and unique.  Look to initials, words or even numbers to represent something important and make a lasting statement. Where to Find Monograms (Sponsored):   Danecraft Layered CZ Initial …

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Trend Finders: Emojis

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Fashion incorporating symbols from tech and texting culture has hit both the junior and adult market with apparel and accessories featuring fun emojis. This kitschy trend allows consumers to express themselves with these simple and recognizable symbols. 🙂 Where to Find Emojis (Sponsored): Alison Lou 14k yellow gold pendant with …

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Trend Finder: Spiritual Motifs

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

We don’t need a crystal ball to see that spiritual motifs are a hot trend for Fall.  Evil eyes, Hamsas and Buddhas adorn and accent beaded necklaces, crystal bracelets and even appear as placement designs on handbags.  Creating a zen-like feel, these versatile accessories create a sense of encouragement and …

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Trend Finder: Fringe and Tassels

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Fringe and tassels are a charming trim and embellishment and are a great way to add texture and movement to accessories. Relaxed, effortlessly cool and incredibly fun, fringe is updated for Fall with new lengths, materials and unique placements. Where to Find Fringe and Tassels (Sponsored):   Robin Steele, Inc. …

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Trend Finder: Animal Prints

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Animal prints have answered the call of the wild!  From cheetah to zebra, animal prints add a powerful punch to accessories of all types. Where to Find Animal Prints (Sponsored):     Belgo Lux Fashion Accessories Hair on hide belt & scarf Style Number: 106172 SRP: $56 800-363-6328 andrea@belgolux.com www.belgolux.com …

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Trend Finder: Tech Accessories

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Wearable tech has to look as good as it performs, and designers and tech developers have both stepped up their game. From handbags with built-in speakers to Fitbit slide-on charms, tech has gone high fashion. Where to Find Tech Accessories (Sponsored):     Bytten Monogrammed chisel slide transforms a Fitbit …

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Trend Finder: Juicy Fruits

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Take a bite out of the juicy fruits trend featuring cherries, pineapples, oranges and more. We’re seeing these fruits in tons of variations like prints, embellishments, charms and embroidery. Pair it up with pastels to sweeten up any wardrobe. Where to Find Juicy Fruits (Sponsored): Bindya NY Circle scarf with …