Tag: designer

Accessories Talk: The Shoe Lined Streets of NYFW SS 17

Every season, what I most look forward to are the accessories we see on the streets. Some of those of course are entering the shows.   Now, it is true that of a few of these are given by the designers to the wearers and represent the runways.  However, the unique interpretations we see outside each…

Elle magazine archive: My Vintage 80s Jewelry Inspiration

1987 Elle magazine image.  I had a little horde of 80s- early 90s Elle magazines that I kept due to the fantastic accessories shots.  This blast from the past continues to grow as I search for the rest and add to the collection.  The colors and chunky images continue to inspire! THE BANGLES: Elle, Jan…

Bill Smith Jewelry Archive and Runway Size Richelieu

I spend many hours researching fashion accessories of the past. Sometimes they lead me on a journey. A few Richelieu pieces that have challenged me, led me to think more about why Richelieu jewelry attracted me in the first place?  That always lands me right back to one of my all time favorites, Bill Smith.…