Attire Accessories -Jul/Aug 2018 (Issue 71)

ATTIRE 5 CONTENTS Contents FEATURES 41 Best foot forward We give men’s shoes their time to shine with our roundup of the hottest footwear around 71 Insurance solutions Is your selfie jeopardising your security, and are there really ways to control your employers’ liability costs? Insurance broker TH March answers your need-to- know questions… 89 Bon voyage The very best weekend bags and holdalls 103 Crowning glory Thanks to the Royal Wedding, hats and fascinators are having a revival – now’s the time to stock these stunning pieces ➨ 25 REGULARS 9 Editor’s letter What to look out for in this issue 10 Industry news Get the lowdown on the recent happenings in accessories retail 20 On with the show All of the latest trade show news, dates and developments 22 BTAA News All the latest from the BTAA 25 Competition Win products worth more than £500 RRP, courtesy of Brit-Stitch 26 Brand spanking new The hottest new products to hit the market 103 108 Word count David Fairhurst looks at the importance of focused category names for e-commerce 116 The power of networking PR expert Michael O’Connor explains how networking can help to grow your business 119 Bridal best Attire Bridal Editor Demelza Rayner takes a look at the best bridal jewellery 122 Fighting fakes and copies – how you can prevent it ACID CEO Dids Macdonald discusses how to take action against online infringers 41