|Style expert and TV personality Lilliana Vazquez shared her insights and acted as host alongside Accessories Council Prez Karen Giberson|
|Creative and founder of cheapchicas.com Lilliana Vazquez shows a Armitron Watch…classic styling, case and bracelet are finished a shiny warm gold plated, dial is a rich brown mother of pearl outer zone w/ unique champagne colored crystal zone- w/ Swarovski Elements $80
|Anne Woodman bangles ($24-$38) are available in 15 beautiful colors of leather or vinyl- with a signature copper wrap-an inexpensive way to add to an arm party. At Henri Bendel's + @AWjeweleryNYC|
|Eco packaging that is 100% biodegradable, enclosed with a wildflower seed paper (plant, water, violà), 5% of proceeds to breast cancer charities…and of course-makeup-here-blush…Jing Ai Sierra Glow Duo w/ Kabuki Brush $35 @JingAiSkin...http://jingaiskin.com|
|Donna Cristino-founder of Jing Ai ('pure love" in Mandarin Chinese)-eco-chic gluten free, vegan, cruelty free- beauty brand-and an homage to a beloved family member. Sold on QVC. BTW 'they' approached her---we asked.|
|founded by 2 engaging guys from Kansas who we met at a NYFW event-the Trellie phone light alert system connects to cell via bluetooth-and lights up when a call is incoming…$49.99 available on www.trellie.com|
|nothing like a live demo for wearable technology!|
|Italian fabrics, made in France-guys will love the options…get measured 1x and about 2 weeks later…a shirt that reflects the wearer www.manuelracim.com|
|Custom made to measure shirts-from France-a luxury not priced luxuriously-available at Tribeca's Manuel Racim (pictured above) from $125 +|
|Made in NYC-stunning-no wonder chi-chi Bergdorf Goodman's carries the collection-double sided Rotenier Cufflinks-here in sterling silver, mother of pearl, black obsidian/Pothole (ha ha better to wear than get a flat from…) $495 Custom designs available-think saxophone cuffs for former Pres. Clinton. @RobinRotenier http://www.rotenier.com|
|Made in the USA-MASS. since 1972-fyi Randolph Engineering- has always on trend Concorde aviators-the classics-with other metal and size options too. Everyone looks good int his shape…here in the on trend Rose Gold 23K plate with AGX polycarbonate lenses. $169 @REsunglasses RandolphUSA.tumblir.com|
|new to us-Jack Rogers is a massive emporium chocked with accessibly priced accessories…including charm necklaces and silk scarves…www.jackrogersusa.com|
Protect iPHONE 5s with Style Strap by David & Young-these are GENIUS…and at $20 per-go all match match for oneself too. PLUS doubles as a stand. So smart-we hope an Android size is in the works.
|Available on ShopDavidandYoung.com|
|doubles as a stand|
Another addition to an arm party-Andrew Hamilton Crawford Dragonfly Fly Cuff $298-translucent resin w/ 18k plate overlay-magnetic closure with a hinge-makes for easy on/off. Rings, necklaces, earring too...Available at www.andrewhamiltoncrawford.com
|thought these =ethnic beauties- hand woven in Guatemala have been featured in top magazines…IX Style Haurache Sandals $89--keepers too made of durable leather, cotton and rubber outsoles…many colors/combos…and 15% of profits go back into charities.
Available at www.ix-style.com, Anthropology, Asos, and Holt Renfrew February 2014.
@ixsandals @ixstyle facebook.com/ixstyle
|Angels and Emeralds Designer-based in NYC|
|From $159-$219-two widths with snaps closures…dazzling and crafts…we have won and wear it all the time-Caroline Rocha bracelets -|
are available at many retailers, along with an online store, can be viewed at www.carolinerocha.com
|Hand crafted leather cuff-hand painted with inlaid Swarovski Crystals---no two alike---|
|BINDYA NY cashmere and wool-heavenly warmth and soft soft soft…in lush flower print and some spring to colder wearing weather that's coming soon. Available on www.chictweak.com.|
|Thalé Blanc is the next luxury handbag label that's already captured the attention of those stylists who dress celebs. Gorgeous clear Clutter of Hope clutch $985-with 20% of proceeds going directly towards research at children’s hospital Los Angeles |
(www.Chla.Org)---and how much we love designer Deborah Sawaf's entire collection? Read an entire blog post devoted to her creations.
|Glam hair accessories for adults-this gold and Swarovski laden trio is beautifully presented -by Evita Peroni (which resembles the name Eva Peron-a woman who certainly knew how to dress).
The set-an Esther Hair Band -a tribute to old world opulence; style with accessories of similar style... the Eugenie Hair Clip - a chic day- to-evening piece; wear with a messy chignon or a sleek undo and the Fernanda Bobby Pin -a welcome addition to any hairdo; easily wearable with anything from jeans to a LBD…
Available on www.evitaperoni.com
|Bling+watch=fabulousness that's fashionably ontime. For the elderly who cannot be bothered with putting on an arm party---and for the twiner who gets it going every morning-everyone swooned at this SARA DESIGNS EDITOR WRAP WATCH $330.|
Men's inspired design that makes a bold feminine statement-and a modern classic that even we would wear all the time---various chain textures and different shades of gold-this timepiece works with a lot of wardrobe options…carried bySHOPBOP.com
|wraps around-lobster claw and magnetic closure styles abound|
|the Sara designs creative gal here---a bit camera shy-but hey-she had on another one of her terrific timepieces.|
|GUY GIFT OPTION ALERT-give a gift card if clueless-ILOHRI SOHO actually a retail empire of 48 chic- high-end sunglasses and eyeglasses -including opticals-with labels that are coveted including the pictured above Chanel lookers- with exotic stingray temples. www.iloristyle.com|
|LEIGH ANN BARNES employs women in domestic violent protective shelters- right here in LA/ USA-and trains them on how to make her refined and reversible cuffs of Italian leather|
Available online at online at leighannbarnes.com and in stores at Nicole Miller Boutiques in Philadelphia, Chloe's Closet Boutique in Florida, and Checkmate Shoes in Canada
|reversible and with a good luck coin charm and cuff link that fits into the punched hole….|
|This Holy Bauble necklace adorning the owner-made int he USA-with St. Christopher medallions…admits the chain and pearls.|
|vLeve headphones -on ear bliss $199|
|artist designed accessories-that clip right on are sold separately $39.99|
Wearable technology-there is no two ways about it-wearing around the neck makes a statement even- weighty-ish headphones are a huge fashion trend-hence the enormous popularity of Beats by Dr. Dre -that are practically as coveted as iPhones. Clear some headspace for Velodyne vLeve headphones-that come with accessorize clip on ear covers-idiot proof cause we tried and accomplished-bluetooth wireless connections- ...and optional wired connection via audio cable.Work with many portable music haulers.
Available on Amazon, velodyne.com, bestbuy.com, brookstone.com, and in airport wireless stores.