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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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Item of the Day: Blacksea Collection

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

Heading to Marrakech’s swanky La Mamounia hotel (aka Conde Nast’s 2015 Best Hotel in the World) any time soon? We’re not either (*sigh*), however you can capture a piece of Morroco’s gorgeous decorative tile spirit with the luxury line Blacksea and its Mamounia Minaudiere series. The Plexiglass and metal miniaudiere …

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Trend Finder: Lace

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Lace is toughing up accessories for Fall/Winter.  The ladylike and delicate material creates an edgy and modern vibe when used on handbags, hosiery and jewelry.  Look to delicate cut-out and lattice detailing to create a lace-like appeal on metal and enamel jewelry. Where to Find Lace Accessories (Sponsored):   Head’n …

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Trend Finder: Dark Florals

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Dark florals on black or dark backgrounds are all the rage, creating a midnight garden that works perfectly for both day and evening. Where to Find Dark Florals (Sponsored):   Rebecca Minkoff Portable dark floral printed iPhone charger Style Name: Botanical iPhone Charger SRP: $78 212-677-7829 www.rebeccaminkoff.com   Serpui Embroidered hand …

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Trend Finder: Florals

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Florals are blooming in very unexpected ways this season, from literal 3D versions to more abstract, graphic interpretations. Stems and leaves also factor in prominently, adding another element. Look for bold designs as well as touches of Asian and tropical influence. Where to Find Florals (Sponsored): BRANDIMPORT Petite Haze Grass …

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Trend Finder: Minaudieres

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Box clutch minaudieres have a new attitude. Fitting into the palm of the hand (and highlighting rings and bracelets in the process), minaudieres now feature whimsical touches, hanging chains and fun prints and patterns. Where to Find Minaudieres (Sponsored): Kotur Printed satin minaudiere with crystal embellishments Style Name: Espey Black/White …

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Trend Finder: Metallic Leather

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Metallic leather pops on the runway this season as designers look to electrify traditional skins. Metallic leathers make any accessory a statement piece with high-shine, textured or distressed surface finishes. Where to Find Metallic Leather (Sponsored):   Kelly Wynne Metallic geo print cross-body Style Name: Mingle Mingle Mini SRP: $320 …

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Trend Finder: Minaudieres

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Minaudiere madness! Designers step up their evening game as statement making minaudieres take over the runway this season. Look for minaudieres with new shapes as well as mixed texture or embellishments for added interests. This little hand-held piece packs a powerful punch. Where to Find Minaudieres (Sponsored): Kayu Design Shell …

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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 …

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Trend Finder: Kitschy Motifs

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

From cartoon motifs to silly-yet-fun images, kitschy motifs aren’t just for children anymore. Whether printed or in 3D form, these are sure to make everyone smile. Where to Find Kitschy Motifs (Sponsored): Hot Sox Printed cashmere socks Style Name: Hamburger, Fries & Drink Trouser Sock SRP: $6 hotsox@hotsox.com www.hotsox.com George Gina & Lucy …

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Trend Finder: Snakeskin

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Sleek and elegant, snakeskin adds a touch of exoticness to accessories. Although the snake is not the most liked reptile, we sure do like to wear it! Snakeskin can make any accessory luxurious. Where to Find Snakeskin (Sponsored): Jill Haber Minaudieré in python w/ wood gussets Style Name: Ethan in Tropical …

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Trend Finder: Hearts

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Not just for Valentine’s Day, hearts can be worn all spring, from printed motifs to actual shapes. Where to Find Hearts (Sponsored): CamiLynn Jewelry Circle pendant necklace with heart cut-out Style Name: Sterling Silver Heart Pendant SRP: $55 christy@camilynnjewelry.com www.camilynnjewelry.com Nina Handbags Red glitter heart-shaped clutch Style Name: Fotina Minaudieré SRP: …

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Trend Finder: Translucent Plastics

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Spring is looking clear with translucent plastics. Add some transparency to your look with see-through accessories in all colors. Where to Find Translucent Plastics (Sponsored): Rustic Cuff Blue translucent bracelet Style Name: Lucite 2-inch cuff SRP: $64 918-804-8404 www.rusticcuff.com Gant Clear green frame sunglasses Style Number: GWS 2003 SRP: $110 wholesale.usa@gant.com www.gant.com …

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Trend Finder: Mod Flowers

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Floral is always in, but this season bold, bright mod flowers add a new twist. Graphic shapes make this floral even fresher.  Where to Find Mod Flowers (Sponsored): Amy Kahn Russell Peach flower bracelet w/ toggle closure Style Name: Hand Carved Flowers Bracelet SRP: $440 info@amykahnrussell.com www.amykahnrussell.com La Petite Princesse Painted enamel …

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Trend Finder: Moon and Stars

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Celestial motifs continue to skyrocket into the fashion world. The moon and stars have inspired designs in accessories too, from boldgraphic shapes to more delicate designs. Where to Find Moon and Stars (Sponsored): Inge Christopher Puppies Behind Bars Charity Minaudière   Style Number: PBB148MD SRP: $210 800-827-1112 nyshowroom@ingechristopher.com www.ingechristopher.com CamiLynn Jewelry Cut-out star …