Attire Accessories - Dec 2017/Jan 2018 (Issue 67)

52 ATTIRE ICON WATCHES J38 +44 (0)20 8543 1230 Born out of a desire to create classic timepieces for both men and women, Elie Beaumont watches bear the hallmark for aesthetically endearing craftsmanship and quintessential British style. The brand prides itself on its exquisite attention to detail in product development where watches reflect a classic, thin style, paired with an original colour scheme and range of textures. With each watch strap made out of premium leather and complemented with a classic leatherette pouch to act as the perfect companionship to the timepiece. Elie Beaumont has recently extended into the menswear sector, introducing sub-brand, Mr Beaumont; which embraces masculine designs throughout a collection of bold and stylish watches. TEMPEST DESIGNS G51 +44 (0)1656 842 102 Tempest Designs was established more than a decade ago, and has evolved significantly as a fashion accessories wholesale design outfit in this time. In recent years, it has branched out into quality PU and Italian real leather handbags and has some great branded gift products, such as a beautifully boxed sterling silver brand called Seren, with prices starting from £2.50 and Sarah Tempest’s rose gold and silver-plated fashion jewellery, which comes with a complimentary luxury white cotton bag.There’s so many luxury and design-led gifting solutions on offer at Tempest for every type of retailer and they’re all available on its new easy-to-use website, as well as on show at Scotland’s Trade Fair Spring. SEA GEMS F46 +44 (0)1736 335 840 Sea Gems, Cornwall, is launching hundreds of new, exciting additions to its jewellery and gift ranges for spring 2018. The UK-designed silver jewellery range Pure Origins reflects Cornwall’s natural beauty with oceanic, nature and wildlife- inspired designs. Shells, leaves, bees, hearts and flowers, elegant organic shapes and bold statement pieces form an original collection of best- selling, affordable jewellery that expresses individuality.The Celtic Lands silver range features ancient motifs celebrating our Celtic heritage, highlighted with semi- precious stones. Fine enamel Celtic and Mackintosh jewellery ranges complete this diverse heritage collection. Inspired gift ranges include contemporary pens, compact mirrors, pillboxes, bookmarks and scarf-rings. EARTH SQUARED A58 +44 (0)1620 824 392 Earth Squared is the go-to brand for colourful tweeds and now a great selection of successful oil cloth products too, all with a fair-trade ethos to be proud of meaning fabulous fashion with a clear conscience. This spring/summer 2018 the new collection contains four gorgeous new tweed colours in soft summery colours with something to suit everyone, all designed with the brand’s signature attention to detail and eye for quality craftsmanship. Tote bags and messenger bags plus new wash bags, make-up pouches and pencil cases are still available in bestselling styles, such as Ava. Oil cloths are growing in popularity, particular favourites have been back packs, tote bags and cross body messengers, this season there are some great new designs to choose from and to match the oil cloths are soft viscose scarves featuring the same prints, perfect for merchandising and beautiful too. Appliqu é animals have been a real hit in recent seasons and appear again for spring in lighter shades with tweed accents to give a warm feel. Cute characters such as an adorable scotty dog and spring hare are sure to be popular designs. As well as all this, Earth Squared specialises in beautiful cotton flower scarves, and this year introduces a fabulous kantha inspired range of stitched scarves with matching Freya bags, purses and jewellery rolls.