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Trend Finder: Quilted

In Trend Finder, What's New by Accessories Staff

Soft pastels and neutral colors keep quilted handbags looking fresh for the upcoming season. Classic front-flap handbags and utility belts carry the trend from chic to sporty, while quilted watches exude a timeless look. Where to Find Quilted (Sponsored): Rebecca Minkoff Crossbody bag with a removable chain strap and top …

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TOP 100 Accessories Brands & Players of 2015

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

To see Spring 2016 trend boards, see the November 2015 issue of Accessories magazine or click here to download the pdf.  1928 Founded: 1968; Owner: Melvyn Bernie VP of Sales: Mary Roberts-Auer Accessories brands, licenses and classifications: Proprietary brands—1928, 2028,1928 Boutique, Antiquities, T.R.U. Private Brands program (all fashion jewelry). Licensed …

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Item of the Day: Dakota Watch

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

Something wicked this way comes…because come Oct. 31, Halloween is here. It will be spooky time. As you are getting your fill of candies (and cocktails no doubt), and putting the finishing touches on your Minions costume, you might as well go all the way: costume your wrist in a …

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Item of the Day: Garmin Vivofit

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

There are watches that tell time and watches that tell you when it’s time to move. While Apple and Google have usurped the smartwatch category with their marketing power and might, it actually is thanks to Garmin, a longtime creator of fitness apps and technology, that perfected fitness trackers years …

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Item of the Day: Tokyobay Belts

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

It’s always fun to see an accessories brand add on another classification. We love seeing how a well-known company takes the DNA of the brand and translates it into something new. Case in point: Tokyobay has launched a line of belts, featuring the same East-meets-West design sensibility (aka Japanese Obi …