Premiere Classe

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Accessory Trends

South African Showcase Among Highlights at Première Classe

The recently wrapped salon received rave reviews from buyers as it heads into its 30th anniversary.

clock March 15, 2019Devorah Lauter

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Paris Trade Shows Look to Maintain Relevance

The French capital’s salons have continued their ongoing struggle to respond to an increasingly complex market.

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Fashion Features

Independent Retailers Upbeat at Paris Apparel Trade Shows

Buyers said there was a difference between the struggles of large chain retailers and niche boutiques offering originality.

clock October 16, 2018Devorah Lauter

The summer 2019 edition of Bijorhca

Accessory Trends

Mix and Match Rules Première Classe and Bijorhca

“There is a lot more freedom in the way people wear accessories,” said Aude Leperre, director of Bijohrca.

clock September 18, 2018Fleur Burlet

Who's Next Spring 2019.

Fashion Features

Who’s Next Celebrates African Creativity

For his second edition as co-general director, Frédéric Maus repositioned the trade show as a “concept store” with an “African Street” theme.

clock September 14, 2018Fleur Burlet

Premiere Classe trade show in the Tuileries

Fashion Features

Première Classe Tests ‘Phygital’ Concept

The initiative showcased some 40 young accessories and apparel brands via a temporary digital marketplace and a pop-up at BHV Marais.

clock March 20, 2018Devorah Lauter

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Fashion Features

ANDAM Jury Welcomes Four New Members

The new additions include fashion show producer René Célestin and Xavier Clergerie, founder of the trade show Première Classe Tuileries.

clock March 15, 2018Joelle Diderich

Bijorhca and Première Classe Paris Accessories Trade Shows

Markets

Paris Accessories Trade Shows Adapt to Shrinking Market

The number of exhibitors fell this season at Premiere Classe and Bijorhca, organizers said.

clock February 8, 2018Devorah Lauter

Premiere Classe Paris Accessories Trade Show

Accessory Trends

In With the New at Première Classe

Buyers were spoilt for choice at the recent edition of the Paris accessories trade show that saw a 20 percent spike in new exhibitors.

clock October 11, 2017Devorah Lauter

Première Classe Bijorhca Paris

Accessory Trends

Paris Accessories Shows Seek New Paths to Growth

Trends at the Première Classe and Bijorhca trade shows included upcycling, customization and Made in France collections.

clock February 8, 2017Ellen Groves

Première Classe and Andam exhibit: A bag by Amélie Pichard - Andam winner 2016

Ready To Wear

Première Classe Tuileries Promotes French Craftsmanship in Supersized Show Venue

Footfall at the accessories show held Sept. 29 to Oct. 2 declined four percent.

clock October 8, 2016Ellen Groves

Crafty bags by Guanabana Handmade Première Classe Bijorhca

Handbags

Première Classe and Bijorhca Paris in a Crafty Mood

Handmade items and natural materials were in demand at the Paris fairs.

clock September 12, 2016Katya Foreman

Accessory Trends

Strike and Security Issues Take Toll on Paris Accessories Fairs

Buyers cited bold and colorful designs among the trends at the Bijorhca and Première Classe jewelry and accessories trade shows.

clock February 4, 2016Katya Foreman

Fine and fantasy jewelry by Hanka In

Accessory Trends

Gypset Reigned at Premiere Classe, a Nice Price Was Key at Bijorhca

The accessories salon and neighboring jewelry fair ended their four-day run in Paris on Monday, favoring artisanship and affordability.

clock September 9, 2015Paulina Szmydke

Stephane Verdino patent leather bags.

Retail

Bold Colors Stand Out at Premiere Classe, Bijorhca

Buyers attending the Premiere Classe and Bijorhca accessories trade shows here predicted that the category will remain the bright spot amid a potential…

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