273 posts tagged Accessories in ALL BLOGS


Margiela opens accessories store in Milan’s buzzy Porta Nuova

Milan's new business district Porta Nuova is gaining importance on the city’s fashion circuit, with a number of stores moving into the burgeoning area, which lies just north of prime shopping street Corso Como. With limited space and soaring rents in Milan’s central Quadrilatero district, Porta Nuova is fast becoming an alternate luxury hotspot, having already welcomed brands such as ...
Read more >

margiela

Pretty surface embellishments emerge as a must-have update for occasion items

Glittering crystals drive this trend and are generously applied in a host of designs, spanning the abstract at Tod's through to measured repeat designs at Fendi. Aigner confirms florals as an essential motif for the season.
Read more >

tods_thumb

Milan confirms The Seventies as a key point of reference for women’s accessories this season

Celebrated looks from the late 60s - early 70s continue to emerge as a defining source of inspiration for spring/summer 15 accessories. The bucket bag, wide brimmed hat and pussy-bow are amongst the key items. Crocodile leathers, feature top-stitching and floral prints drive materials and details.
Read more >

seventies

Matching accessories and apparel takes the co-ordinates trend to the next level

First spotted at Preen where we saw matching Breton striped outerwear and backpacks, the Max Mara collection confirms co-ordinated apparel and accessories as a directional styling story for spring/summer 2015.
Read more >

Max_Mara_max_thumb

Sash belts are confirmed as a must-have item at Burberry Prorsum

With so much focus centred around the waist this season, belts were always going to be an important accessory. Somewhat unexpectedly however, we are seeing sash belts quickly gatehring pace as the must-have item within this product area.
Read more >

THUMB

Stripes continue to trend for women’s spring/summer 2015 accessories

The humble stripe is updated with multi-guages this season, a trend that works across the accessories and jewellery product categories.
Read more >

stripes_anchor

Craig Kauffman inspires molded plastics for MBMJ accessories

Katie Hillier and Luella Bartley cited a group of artists at the Ferus gallery in L.A as a major point of reference for their second catwalk collection at MBMJ. Renowned for his work with vacum-formed plastics and acrylics, the specific influence Craig Kauffman had on the spring/summer 15 bags at MBMJ was clear to see; from the molded constructions and lozenge ...
Read more >

MBMJ_ANCHOR

Is Apple’s smart watch the key to the wearables market?

The debate around Apple’s smart watch at WGSN seems to be whether, feature packed as it is, it will be enough to open up a market in the way that the iPhone and iPad did for smartphones and tablet sales. Because a market is what wearables just ain’t at the moment – when they become one, that’s when everything changes, when ...
Read more >

apple_anchor

3.1 Phillip Lim signals a return to slouchy, unstructured bag silhouettes for spring/summer 2015

Loop-through straps and bracelet handles exaggerate soft silhouettes; updating the classic hobo for spring/summer 2015.
Read more >

LIM_ANCHOR

Isa Arfen confirms super-size hair accessories are the next big thing -

Featured in our Emerging Trend report published earlier this year, XL hair accessories continue to emerge as a must-have for spring/summer 2015.
Read more >

ISA ARFEN_ANCHOR

Alexander Wang looks to iconic sneakers to inspire spring/summer 2015 accessories

Technical piecing, padded sections, bright colour pops and the pièce de résistance; Nike Air Max inspired air bubbles, left no doubt that sneakers were the inspiration behind the bags at Alexander Wang this season.
Read more >

WANG_ANCHOR

Indigo shows signs of emerging as a key colour for women’s accessories at NYFW

The indigo blues that have emerged so strongly for women's apparel this season show signs of being just as important for accessories assortments, as demonstated at Jason Wu where inky snakeskin featured heavily.  
Read more >

INDIGO_ANCHOR

The Scrunchie’s Survival

There's no debating the resurgence of the late '80s hair accessory, the scrunchie. Spotted at this year's Osheaga festival, the trend confirms the recent online buzz seen across platforms such as Scrunchies of Instagram and the noteworthy piece in the The New York Times with Eva Chen weighing in on the hair craze. WGSN street shot, Osheaga festival 2014
Read more >

Osheaga_osh0814w_Friday_Girls_276_hr

The Anya Hindmarch Mini-Mart

Open now until the end of September, the Anya Hindmarch Mini-Mart debuts the much-anticipated 'Counter Culture' collection for A/W 14/15. Situated in the heart of London's Mayfair at 99 Mount Street, the interior of the Mini-Mart combines neon signage with original shop fittings and our personal favourite; golden shopping baskets. The perfect setting for accessories that were inspired by the idea ...
Read more >

thumb

HONG KONG: Luxury Hotel Mandarin Oriental Hong Kong Opens New Chloé Moments Exhibition

The Mandarin Oriental has recently opened a special exhibition showcasing a beautiful selection of artwork from the Maison Chloé alongside their classic afternoon tea with a distinctly Chloé twist.
Read more >

chloe pm tea crop