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Trend Finder: Abstract 3D Florals

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

  Spring has extended its reach into Pre-Fall 2016 through 3D floral accessories. For retailers, this trend can be another way to do business with flower-inspired merchandise, as rendered by brands and designers through textured jewelry, bags and even sunglasses. Where to Buy Abstract 3D Florals (Sponsored)   Parosh Blue 3-D …

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Trend Finder: Graphic Prints

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Accessories for Pre-Fall 2016 are going to have a touch of fun, thanks to graphic prints being in trend. There’s a wide range of prints for every market, from cute cheeky illustrations to chic embedded photos and patterns. Where to Find Graphic Prints (Sponsored):   LeSportSac Set of three zip …

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SAFILO NAMES NEW CEO

In What's New, Industry News, People by Accessories Staff

Parsippany, NJ– Italian eyewear company Safilo Group has appointed Henri Blomqvist as new CEO of Safilo North America. He also adds the responsibility for the Group’s Global Sports Commercial Channel, and is a member of the Safilo Group Executive Committee. He previously served three years as Safilo Group’s Chief Commercial …

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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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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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Laura Bailey Joins Zanzan Eyewear

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British model Laura Bailey has joined London-based Zanzan Eyewear, a high-end maker of sunglasses, as a director and “creative partner.” Bailey, 43, who is also a contributing editor to the U.K. edition of Vogue, will collaborate the company’s co-founders, Megan Trimble and Gareth Townshend, in the design of frames.

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Luxottica Signs Valentino EyewearLicense

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Valentino has partnered with Luxottica Group on a new and exclusive eyewear license agreement for the design, manufacture and worldwide distribution of Valentino eyewear. The 10 year license kicks off January 2017. Valentino eyewear will taking inspiration from the Italian fashion house’s ready-to-wear collections and accessories. The first collection presented …