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TREND FINDER: ATHLEISURE

In Fashion, Trend Finder, What's New by Courtney Ignelzi

Fashion

While the athleisure trend continues to rise, for S/S 17 accessories are getting updated with new tech savvy technology, performance materials and of course on trend details! From metallic sneakers to sophisticated everyday backpacks, sport-inspired designs are feminine and functional for the modern women! WHERE TO FIND MARBLE PRINTS AND …

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TREND FINDER: ANIMAL MOTIFS

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Animal motifs have been a key inspiration for accessory designers and brands. Retailers have a variety of options to choose from, look to dogs, cats and horses inspiring statement jewelry and quirky add-ons like colorful key chains and cellphone cases. Where to find Animal Motifs (sponsored): Bill Skinner Rose gold …

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Trend Finder: Celestial Motifs

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Reaching for the stars just became literal—at least in accessories. Designers are having fun with celestial-inspired jewelry and small leather goods, all which feature the moon, stars and constellations. Where to Find Celestial Motifs (sponsored):   Wren + Glory Geometric necklace with studs Style Name: Full Moon Pendant SRP: $85 …

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TREND FINDER: ANIMAL PRINTS

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Animal prints prove to have major staying power for Fall/Winter 2016-17.  Accessories such as handbags, footwear and sunglasses are reinvented with this feminine and feline pattern.  A variation of styles ranging from tiny cheetah designs to over-sized leopard and tiger stripes create a bold and modern option for retailers. WHERE …

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Item of the Day: K. Bell

In Item of the Day, What's New by Jeff Prine

Sharks have been in the news and not just because it’s Shark Week on the Discovery Channel this week. Eight people have been attacked by sharks so far this summer along the North Carolina coast—that’s the most attacks in one year in the 80 years for which the Florida Museum …

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Trend Finder: Raw Stones

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

The use of raw stones in jewelry has been popping up on the Spring 15 runway. Asymmetrical and organic appearances add a touch of edginess and further feed the bold appetite of the customers today. Where to Find Raw Stones (Sponsored):   Elligators Inc./Chris Bales Jewelry Druzy Gemstone Silver Necklace …

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Trend Finder: Geometric Metals

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Geometric metals make an appearance on the runway this season as designers add new shape and dimension to accessories. Geometric metals can be simple in design or with added embellishments to make a statement. Where to Find Geometric Metals (Sponsored): ZENZii Polygon Pearl Necklace Style Number: N1227 GD/PRL SRP: $62 …

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Trend Finder: Tech Accessories

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Tech accessories aren’t just practical, they’re fun and statement-making! Tech accessories add a fun pop of color or embellishment to show personal style through phone and tablet cases as well as headphones, so tune in and log on. Where to Find Tech Accessories (Sponsored): Me and Her Casselini Leather iPhone …

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Trend Finder: Kitsch

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Kitsch apparel and accessories are appearing on the runway this season as designers draw inspiration from cartoon-like images. Kitsch patterns are a fun and trendy way to add a prominent pop of color, spark a conversation and stand out! Where to Find Kitsch (Sponsored): Belgo Lux Fashion Accessories Kitsch Lips …