Watches of Switzerland appoints non-executive chairman
Watches of Switzerland has appointed Ian Carter as non-executive chairman of the board, effective 1 November 2020. Carter has over 30 years of international and retail experience and has for the past 15 years been CEO of multinational hospitality company Hilton International. He has also worked on the board of Burberry, a position he held...
16 Oct 2020
What is behind the Swiss watch hype?
When consumers thinks "luxury wristwear", more often than not a Swiss watch pops into their mind. Have you ever thought about why Swiss watches hold such a high reputation? What makes Swiss watches so special, standing out from a booming watch market? Mr Porter takes a look at why the words “Swiss Made” on a watch means so much to us? Source:...
7 Jan 2020
J.Crew launches holiday accessories collection with Lele Sadoughi
J.Crew’s former first-ever jewelry design director is returning to the brand for the holiday season. Lele Sadoughi, who first started working with the fashion brand in 2006 alongside Jenna Lyons, is bringing back her signature aesthetic—a thick headband with a knot in the middle—back to the label for its holiday accessories collection. In an...
14 Oct 2019
Video: Alexander Wang collaborates with Bvlgari
He's the kind of man that knows what he wants. Introducing Wang x Bvlgari, where luxury meets the unexpected. Source: Alexander Wang, YouTube.
21 Aug 2019
Video: Anuel AA shows off his insane jewelry collection
Puerto Rican rapper Anuel AA got his first chain for 10K dollars after his first two songs hit it big and his jewelry collection has only grown since then. Check out some of Anuel's most prized pieces, from the 20K dollars Gucci link he got after getting out of prison to his Jesus Christ and Devil pendant and chain he got for 80K dollars....
31 Jul 2019
Video: Runway mashup with the best AW19/20 accessory trends
Accessories from the fall 2019 runways in New York, London, Milan and Paris. Source: A Fashion, YouTube.
17 Jul 2019
Video: How to style accessories on trend this summer
For the latest episode of Itemized, we’re showing you how to rock some of the best summer accessories. We’ve covered other summer staples like nylon shorts & camp shorts, and now it’s time to focus on the smaller details. When you can’t do layers, it’s time to look toward accessories to boost your fit. Source: Highsnobiety, YouTube.
15 Jul 2019
Video: Fall 2019's biggest handbag trends
The handbag trends seen on the AW19/20 runways. Source: A Fashion, YouTube.
3 Jul 2019
Video: How This Celeb-Loved Hat Designer Created Janelle Monáe's Met Gala Hat
We visit Sarah Sokol at her studio in Brooklyn to get a behind-the-scenes look of her process. We follow along as she makes the iconic piece and ask her to explain how she does it. We’ll also try on some of her designs, ask how she got into hat-making, and finally talk about the success she's had so far and where she hopes to take her business....
24 Jun 2019
Key Menswear Accessories Directions Fall Winter 2019-20
Trendstop brings FashionUnited readers a first look at the essential trends inspiring the men’s accessories market for Fall Winter 2019-20. The Trendstop team give FashionUnited readers an exclusive look at three key themes that will be informing accessories design into Fall Winter 2019-20 and beyond. This season, accessories make an impact with...
31 May 2019
These are the most popular ‘90s accessories in the US and UK
The biggest fashion trend of 2018, hands down, was nostalgia. “1990s fashion”, “1980s fashion” and “grunge fashion” topped Google’s list of most-searched fashion terms in the United States last year. Big logos, baggy jeans, scrunchies, jelly shoes, chunky sneakers and butterfly clips have all made a comeback, as did brands like Fila, Champion,...
4 Apr 2019
How Tyler Ellis built a brand on DTC engagement
As the daughter of late fashion designer Perry Ellis, accessories designer Tyler Ellis was quite familiar with the industry when founding her eponymous line in 2011. The LA-based designer realized when launching her brand that the luxury market for accessories was largely dominated by the global conglomerates and therefore found a niche for...
25 Feb 2019