We Love… Sophie Hulme

British designer Sophie Hulme has caught our eye with her sleek accessories. Metallic bands and panels find a home on her luxe leather bags and belts. Stressing the importance of wearability, she says in an interview with Vogue, "I like the idea that they are individual pieces that can be worn in all kinds of ways. I’m always hugely inspired by ...
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Delfina Delettrez’s Delphinarium

In a collection entitled Delphinarium, Italian jeweler Delfina Delettrez featured a series of her work ranging from 2007-2012. Her first monographic exhibition, Delettrez's jewelry took on a new life, allowing visitors to view the pieces as art instead of purely commercial collections. Inspired by showing pieces that focus on "context" and "space", she displayed her unique pieces, including "Love is ...
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Dandy Heads

Pitti Uomo is one of the world’s best dandy watching sites, but this is because the world’s best menswear manufactures know how to draw a crowd with their offerings. This time, much of the dandy-attracting gear came in the form of dramatic headwear. Top looks included candy colored hats and dramatic hobo bowlers, while simple caps saw new looks with ...
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Sunglass Hut Summer Block Party

We kicked off our Summer with a stop at the Sunglass Hut Summer Block Party on Thursday night. Hosted by Chanel Iman, models adorned with mini-mirrors and tiered shelves carried Sunglass Hut's latest sunnies, giving guests a chance to try on the styles. We also got a peek at the fourth annual Artist Series Collection featuring knit graffiti artist Magda ...
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We Love… Bande des Quatres

New York based Bande des Quatres, described by designer Erin Wahed as "techno meets Bauhaus' architecture," recently launched Collection II. Wahed joined forces with her mother, Janis Kerman, to create a unique melding of Bauhaus style with architectural mastery. Named after Bauhaus designers, the minimalist designs meet luxurious materials and traditional manufacturing methods for a perfect marriage of styles. We've featured some of ...
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We Love… ASOS Neckerchiefs

With non-tie neckwear exploding for Men and Young Men, we can’t help but love ASOS new line of neckerchiefs. ASOS’ in-house design team does a masterful job of updating this classic multi-use item, with prints that stay true to the bandanas rugged roots, while updating it with au courant favorites like florals and Mod polka dots.
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Festival Fun!

Young Men gear up for summer festivals in hippie-inspired accessories that are practical, fun, and unique. The perfect festival backpack sports a triple threat of technical nylon, vintage rucksack design, and bright color blocking highlighted by tribal motif trim, all with enough room to hold the necessities. A fisherman cap will shade eyes from the sun, while boasting rough-hewn hippie ...
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We Love… Re-Membering Barbie Fondly

We can't help but be fascinated by Margaux Lange's Barbie jewelry. Taking apart the anatomy of the iconic doll, Lange creates pop jewelry from the pieces. With so many incredible pieces in her collection, we decided to show a few more than usual. From a ring bearing Ken's six-pack abs to a necklace made from Barbie's arms, Lange creates unusual compositions ...
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We Love… Five-Panel Cap Updates

There’s no doubt that the five-panel cap, once beloved only by sailboat racers, skaters, 90s rappers, and military personnel, is the headwear of the moment among Young Men and Juniors. However, truly creative brands don’t rest on past achievements, so it's no surprise to see industry leaders like DQM, Polo, and Engineered Garments investigating updates to the five-panel cap. DQM and Engineered ...
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Fendi Celebrates 15 Years of the Baguette Bag

With the release of Rizzoli's book scheduled for June 1, Fendi's celebrating the iconic bag's 15th birthday with reissues of the famous Baguette Bag. Chronicling its history, the book is sure to cover the Baguette's debut on the arm of Carrie Bradshaw as the first designer good ever lent to the then-new series. Arguably the first "It" bag, the Baguette ...
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Dita Does Thom Browne Part Deux

Divisive designer Thom Browne teams up with Dita Eyewear for the second season in a row to produce bravely innovative glacier glasses, as well as classic aviators and round tortoiseshell shades. And, while the new styles are fantastic, Stylesight can’t help but wonder where the futuristic robot-punk glasses from Browne’s F/W 12 runway show are? Even without these outlandish lenses, ...
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FIT Accessories Design Senior Exhibition

On Wednesday night, we stopped by FIT's Accessories Design Senior Exhibition to check out the up-and-coming accessory designers. Showcased in the C Lobby, we loved seeing what the graduating class had created. Giving the audience a look at the creative process, the students included their inspiration along with their actual designs. With such incredible designs, we look forward to seeing ...
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Stylesight at FIT Accessories Design Senior Exhibition

Prada Reissues 9 Greatest “It” Bags

Giving us a blast from the not-so-distant past, Prada is reissuing some of their best bags from 1991-2005 in honor of Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations (be sure to take a look at our sneak peak of the exhibit!). Specifically from 1991, 2000, 2003 and 2005, the relaunch provides the perfect opportunity to snatch up these incredible pieces of Prada history. Available ...
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Prada Reissues "It" Bags

Schiaparelli & Prada – The Take Home Accessories

With the Met Gala tonight and our recent look at the vintage Schiaparelli accessories up for grabs, it's no wonder we've been ooh-ing over the souvenirs available at the Met. Staying true to the surrealist roots of the exhibit, the items available include a luscious red lips pin and an ornament version of flaming Prada heels. Featuring Elsa Schiaparelli on both ...
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Time After Time

Esteemed Swiss watchmakers Girard-Perregaux have been producing precision timepieces since the late 18th Century, so it may be surprising to some that the maker of the luxurious triple bridge, rose gold Tourbillon has launched a site devoted to the youth and dynamism of the companies new crop of young craftspeople. Check out Girard-Perregaux’s New Face of Tradition website to meet ...
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