The recently wrapped salon received rave reviews from buyers as it heads into its 30th anniversary.
Buyers said there was a difference between the struggles of large chain retailers and niche boutiques offering originality.
The number of exhibitors fell this season at Premiere Classe and Bijorhca, organizers said.
Footfall at the accessories show held Sept. 29 to Oct. 2 declined four percent.
Handmade items and natural materials were in demand at the Paris fairs.
Buyers cited bold and colorful designs among the trends at the Bijorhca and Première Classe jewelry and accessories trade shows.
The accessories salon and neighboring jewelry fair ended their four-day run in Paris on Monday, favoring artisanship and affordability.
Buyers attending the Premiere Classe and Bijorhca accessories trade shows here predicted that the category will remain the bright spot amid a potential…