Attire Accessories - Sep/Oct 2018 (Issue 72)

INDX EXHIBITORS 83 ALICE HANNAH AT BOARDMANS T: +44 (0)161 832 2381 W: What: Alice Hannah is going from strength to strength this season, advancing in producing one-of-a-kind accessories like never before. Under the ownership of Boardmans Design, Alice Hannah continues to pursue its innovative strategy to create beautiful accessories with a difference. With a strong focus on quality, Alice Hannah is invested in choosing premium yarn blends and standout embellishments to ensure every lady shines in style. Taking inspiration from current-season catwalks and trends, designers are working hard to ensure a neutral palette with pops of colour and conversational designs to make Alice Hannah’s products distinctive and intriguing. EARTH SQUARED T: +44 (0)1620 824 392 W: @earthsquaredltd What: The Earth Squared team has been busy designing and manufacturing its range of Fairtrade and fabulous accessories for the past 17 years and each season draws on a wealth of experience and skills to create beautiful and desirable products that are at once fashionable, practical and affordable, with the added advantage of being ethically produced too. There’s a large collection to choose from, with something for everyone and consistently low prices that give excellent margins for retailers. Core categories of tweed and oil cloth are complemented by smaller capsule ranges, including opulent velvets and pretty appliqués. LAKELAND LEATHER T: +44 (0)1539 439 039 W: What: Editor Louise Prance caught up with Martin Foster from Lakeland Leather, who gave his thoughts on INDX: “After a successful launch of our natural-finish leather handbag collection at the April INDX show, we’re delighted to return with some new tempting product offers. The good news is our bestselling Bowland Double Zip Shoulder Bag is back in stock. Plus, we’ve held the pricing to allow a RRP of £49. We’ll also have some special show offers ready for peak-season trade.”