Accessories

Vanessa Dembo accessorizes with a Latin vibe

Through her online business Vanessa Style Shop, Dembo sells handmade accessories created by Venezuelan artists.

Two beautiful spring-themed pieces available at Scheherazade Jewelers in Edina that are sure to brighten up your seasonal outfits include a butterfly necklace and ring set by Lombardi of Italy, an award winning Italian jeweler.

Art of Optiks opened at 50th and France in June and offers premier luxury eyewear. In the past year, colorful frames have been very on-trend and have risen in popularity, as has “retro glam,” which focuses on cat-eye shaped frames, rose gold and vintage acetate use.

Digital devices like smartphones and similar accessories can rapidly become obsolete. So instead of giving dad or the grad in your life a gift that might need to be replaced in a few years, consider the long-lasting gift of a luxury timepiece.

With more shoes than space, attorney Lindsay Sokolowski needed to find a way to organize her large shoe collection into her small living space. In 2007, after trying and failing with clothespins and wires, Sokolowski came up with the Boot Hanger.