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Trend Finder: Velvet

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Velvet is no longer just for evening. This lush, luxurious fabric has hit the surface (think Velvet Underground no more!)  with its tactile shimmer. From apparel to handbags to shoes and jewelry, velvet has emerged as a star fabric. Where to Find Velvet (Sponsored):     Zenzii Statement Collar Necklace …

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Trend Finder: Velvet

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Velvet makes its way onto the runway this season as designers look to add pops of touchable texture to accessories. This smooth fabric is seen on items from jewelry to shoes to handbags giving accessories a richer hue. Look for burnout or solids with contrasting embellishments for added interest. Where …

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Trend Finder: Cork Material

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Fashion doesn’t grow on trees—oh wait, it does! Cork is one of nature’s most prevalent materials, and it’s as beautiful as it is durable. Pick up one of these lightweight items for Spring 2013. Where to Find Cork Material (Sponsored): Inge Christopher SICILIA Asymmetrical Envelope Clutch Style Number: SIC262PW SRP: $235 212-564-1151 …

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Trend Finder: Tie-Dye

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Make peace with the hippie-loving print technique of the past as it gets a groovy, not to mention sophisticated, update. Tie-dye swirls are popping up all over accessories this Spring/Summer, from watercolor splashes on leather to classic tie-dye swirls on cotton. Far out. Where to Find Tie-Dye (Sponsored):     …

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Trend Finder: Animal Prints

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Leopard, Cheetah, Zebra, oh my! Accessories continue to show the animal kingdom some love, through their use of wild animal inspired prints in a variety of applications…from graphic animal inspired prints on leathers and hairs, to animal patchwork and rhinestone animal print applications. Where to Find It (Sponsored):   Chinese …