We Love – Carven Sunglasses

The stylesight accessories team left the Mido trade show in Milan with an aching crush on luxury French brand Carven's new range of sunglasses. Launched for S/S 12 through a partnership with L'Amy Group, the new F/W 12 collection reinvents 1950's French style bringing chic and playful designs. Most recognisable is the Anastasia style carried through from Summer, an acetate ...
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New Book: The Printed Square by Nicky Albretchsen

Selection of plates from The Printed Square The beautiful images featured in new Thames & Hudson publication The Printed Square are not only beautiful examples of print design, but further fuel our interest in scarf prints for all areas of Womenswear. This new release focusses on vintage handkerchief is a visual feast that features over 200 beautifully designed handkerchiefs that have been ...
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Going Gaga for Baba – New Jewelery Collection From Catherine Baba

We have got all flustered at Stylesight Accessories HQ over the news that one our favorite style muses, stylist Catherine Baba has launched a jewelery collection in collaboration with Maison Gripoix. The partnership of the jewelry house synonymous with Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent and Schiaparelli and the opulently vintage clothed French stylist is a perfect match, and has resulted in 12 ...
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Minimizing Milan -

Images left to right: Emporio Armani, Marni, Prada. Shrinking bag silhouettes are emerging as an inspiring new item for F/W 12. Spotted on the Milan runways, these new scales complemented Fall apparel with a delicate and feminine accent. Styles varied from heavily embellished minaudières at Prada to minimalist soft satchel forms at Marni. Miniature silhouettes have evolved from S/S 12's Mini ...
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Take A Closer Look: Eddie Borgo F/W 12

When one of our favorite jewelry designers; Eddie Borgo, popped-up on Moda Operandi this week we took a quick break from the runways to take in the new collection. The hard, industrial materials feel right for hard yet intricate Winter accessories. The use of spikes takes on a new feel in lava rock, which reflect the Ashen trend forecast for S/S ...
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We Love – Prada F/W12 Accessories

The Stylesight Accessories team were left weak at the knees on Friday after a live office screening of Prada's Fall 12 show. Oversized jewel-embellished bags, retro geometric prints and futuristic eyewear left us like magpies, eagerly awaiting our backstage shots for closer inspection. Boxy satchels and doctors bags were adorned with eye-catching Plexi stones and sequin embellishments. Dainty small-scale purses ...
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Mulberry Launches New Bag: The Del Ray

Mulberry's latest must-have bag pays tribute to American singer and recent Vogue cover girl Lana Del Ray. The bag embodies Del Ray's individual style that mixes old Hollywood glamour with a playful modern edge. Launching in May this year as part of the Fall 12 collection, the bag combines function with vintage feminine style as Mulberry's creative director Emma Hill ...
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Fun Fur F/W 12

Saturated surreal colors gives classic fur accessories a playful and uncharacteristically bright new look for Fall 2012. Peter Pilotto adorned sophisticated futuristic prints with striped fur stoles that reinvented this staple Winter item. Marc Jacobs created oversized animal and patch-worked hats that were reminiscent of Jamiroquai's Emergency on Planet Earth era. Meadham Kirchhoff's dyed furs appeared cartoon-esq in eye-catching diagonal ...
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Palladium Visions and the BFC Rock Vault at London Fashion Week

This season london Fashion Week was witness to a new jewelry initiative with the aim to support, showcase and promote Britain's innovative fine jewelers. The BFC Rock Vault, curated by Stephen Webster and sponsored by the International Palladium Board, took the shape of a static gallery space constructed at Somerset House during London Fashion Week. Featured designers were awarded support to ...
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Alexander Wang – New Men’s Accessories Collection

Alexander Wang's name has become a name synonymous with casually edgy accessories for Women and this Spring the designer lets the guys get a piece of the action with his first Men's accessories collection. The brand's signature details continue for this new capsule, including the use of soft black naturally grained goat and calf leathers, and stand-out hardware in rhodium and ...
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That Hat! Marc Jacobs F/W 12

The hot topic of conversation within the Stylesight accessories team surrounds the attention-grabbing hats from the Marc Jacobs F/W 12 collection. Inspired by the millinery obsessed Anna Piaggi, the huge multi-colored mink designs have been compared to hats synonymous with both fantastical Dr Seuss and 90s Jamiroquoi front man Jay Kay. The jury is still out on whether we will be ...
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JA New York – Top Jewelry Trends

The Stylesight Accessories team recently attended the JA New York trade show, held at the Jarvits Center in the city, and were pleased to note that a number of trends forecast for the season were confirmed by the brands showing their new 2012 collections. Over 550 international brands exhibited during this 3 day show, where we were witness to a return ...
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Miu Miu Launches Fashion Week Bags -

  Celebrating the four major international fashion week capitals of New York, London, Paris and Milan, Miu Miu has launched a limited edition 46 bag collection using 17 different material combinations and 12 processing techniques. With luxury materials including python, tejus lizard, crocodile, ostrich, linen, glitter and brocade along with studs, jewels, glitter and classic embroidery, there is an iconic option ...
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Givenchy Haute Couture Collection -

Inspired by ornate Indian jewelry, the Givenchy Haute Couture collection is filled with stunning nose rings and oversized earrings. Filled with a dark and sensuous essence, Givenchy S/S 2012 imbibes 1920s noir with exotic contrast. Crystal-heavy jewels glisten on headdress chains and elaborate statement pieces teaming with silver in lieu of gold. For a closer look at additional elaborate pieces, ...
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We Love: Prada S/S 12

Filled with gorgeous handbags, decadent jewels and flaming hot shoes, it's no surprise Prada's S/S 2012 campaign has everyone buzzing. Perfectly shaped investment piece bags are stunning solid accents against the vintage patterns. Lady Kitsch glasses are the ultimate in retro glam while floral jewels are straight from the estate. Stunning jeweled belts cinch and highlight the updated Fifties silhouettes. Check out their ...
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