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TREND FINDER: BERETS

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

Fashion

Set to be one of Fall’s biggest trend for hats, the beret is making a major statement. Seen across the runways from NY to Paris, this timeless accessory is getting a cool girl update with unique embellishments such as pom poms and decorative embroideries. With an endless selection of colors and materials, this must-have Fall item is one not to miss.

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TREND FINDER: EMBROIDERY

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

Fashion

Embroidered accessories will have a major “it” moment for S/S 2017. Delicate and detailed embroidery designs are carefully crafted on handbags and footwear. Look to over the top ethnic and tribal inspired embroidery to simple floral and rose motifs. From all over designs to unique and individual embroidery placements, either …

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TREND FINDER: 3D FLORALS

In Fashion, Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Fashion

Colorful and texturized 3D floral accents adorn accessories for Spring 2017.  These voluminous embellishments and add-ons update small leather goods, jewelry and handbags.  Look to mixed materials such as raffia, leather, metal and stones to gain a young and forward appeal. Where to Find 3D Florals (sponsored): GUESS Printed wallet …

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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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Trend Finder: Celestial Accessories

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Fashion is reaching for the stars for inspiration, as celestial accents are now trending for accessories. Look into jewelry such as crescent moon gold earrings, rings and pendants with constellation figures and cuffs with star-shaped embellishments. Where to Find Celestial Accessories (Sponsored): Hettie Hair Accessories Swarovski Crystal Crescent Moon Barrette …

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Trend Finder: Circular Motifs

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Fashion is going around in circles—literally. For Pre-Fall 2016, designers and brands have produced circular jewelry and small leather goods, making the circle the season’s shape du jour for accessories. For this trend, look into gold necklaces with statement pendants, hoop and drop earrings, as well as purses like coin …

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Trend Finder: Mini Bags

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

For Pre-Fall 2016, mini bags create a big statement. Designers are producing this key item in an array of different leathers from calfskin, embossed snakeskin and textured skins. Look to golden hardware accents, adjustable bag straps and feminine top handles for a youthful fee. Where to Find Mini Bags (Sponsored): …

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Trend Finder: Travel Gear

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

There’s more emphasis now to traveling in style, as designers are creating chic travel gear. Leather duffel bags, overnight totes, foldable sunglasses, printed luggage, and even sundries like cute passport holders, jewelry rolls in graphic prints are updated with fashion forward designs and accents. Where to Find Travel Gear (Sponsored): …

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Trend Finder: Backpacks

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Backpacks are looking clean and modern for the warmer months.  With a “grown-up” appeal, sophisticated and refined leathers are used on sleeker silhouettes.  Look to polished metals, stylish tassels and novelty drawstrings for a fresh and current feel. Where to Find Backpacks (Sponsored):    Sole Society Vegan leather backpack with …

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Trend Finder: Western and Southwest

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Colorful and rich southwestern-inspired designs are making their way onto accessories.  This versatile and now season-less theme is translated on jewelry with metal stamped designs and beaded accents and becomes more literal with the Aztec prints and patterns on pouches and bags. Where to Find Western and Southwest (Sponsored):   …