If the key runway trends to emerge from New York Fashion Week for fall included lots of volume in outerwear; textured fabrics such as velvet; men’s wear-inspired tailoring, and Western influences, accessories designers followed suit. Designs emphasized statement pieces in necklaces, earrings and rings, often using big semiprecious stones for that extra oomph. The main message? Get ready to be noticed.
This story first appeared in the February 22, 2017 issue of WWD. Subscribe Today.