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Item of the Day: Whitney Rorah

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

It’s not just the purple-blooming lavender fields that offer serenity in this photo-realistic scarf by designer Whitney Rorah. Perfume-scented Lavender has been used to solve restlessness, insomnia, nervousness, and depression (you know those things that tend to plague us during the holiday season). An evening wear designer by trade, Whitney …

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Item of the Day: Lexicon Of Style

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

If you have been paying attention at all to New York Fashion Week (how could you help not to?), you’d know there’s always this trend toward misty, water-colored memories of famous artwork, such as Impressionists. That mood, along with her own special collage-style mixture, is present on this Crystalline scarf …

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Item of the Day: Berglund

In Item of the Day, What's New by Accessories Staff

Feeling foxy? How about pink foxy? Turn to Berglund, for a fair trade, handcrafted, sustainable, all-wool scarf that bears bright, almost glowing, foxes on it. It’s all part of a collection that founder Mia Berglund devised to help women in many poverty stricken countries. It was her work with Sophia …

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Be In Touch With Accessories Directions’ Spring, Summer Trends

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New York–Trends happen faster than ever, driving demand for accessories trend projections that are right on the money. Accessories Directions Trend Forecasting offers the essential trend/color/classification tools and trends to design, develop and plan Spring/Summer 2015 accessories lines and retail buys. With an eye on the women’s fashion accessories industry, …

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Spring 15 Preview: Accessories Directions Analyzes Next Spring, Summer Trends

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

New York–Trends happen faster than ever, driving demand for accessories trend projections that are right on the money! Accessories Directions Trend Forecasting offers the essential trend/color/classification tools and trends to design, develop and plan Spring/Summer 2015 accessories lines and retail buys. With an eye on the women’s fashion accessories industry, …

Be First with the Forecast: Spring, Summer 2015 Accessories Trends

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

New York–It’s never too early to be ahead of the curve!  Accessories Directions Trend Forecasting offers the essential trend/color/classification tools and trends to design, develop and plan Spring/Summer 2015 accessories lines and retail buys. With an eye on the women’s fashion accessories industry, this comprehensive, semi-annual forecast meticulously analyzes the …

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Item of the Day

In Item of the Day, What's New by Accessories Staff

Here’s a real call to arms. In designer Thomas Paul’s world everything from scarves and bags to home textiles to wallcoverings…virtually anything that can be—is likely to be printed with one of his quirky, graphic designs. A former colorist and designer for a silk mill that made neckwear for designers …

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Hermès Reports Record 2012 Sales

In What's New, Industry News by Jeff Prine

Paris—The view isn’t only better from the top, business is too. At least that’s the take home from Hermès International SCA which on Tuesday reported record-breaking sales for 2012. The French luxurygoods house known for its Birkin handbags and silk scarves, posted a 22.6% sales increase to 3.48 billion euros …