A kaleidoscope of culture. A style icon. A destination that surpasses itself every time. The NY NOW Summer Market brought together brands, designers and buyers to connect and discover a world of inspiration. We got a first-hand look at the gift industry’s hottest debuts, high-end designs and must-have products. Read on for the hot trends that are sure to shape the industry.
ESW Beauty’s mission is to develop beauty products made with clean, ethically sourced and sustainable ingredients. They strongly believe that product formulation and ingredients should be held to a higher standard. Every brand has a different definition of clean beauty, but for ESW that means creating products with a strict standard where skincare is formulated with non-toxic ingredients (they have a long list that they don’t include ) and are sustainably produced. .
Whether it’s the nauseous effects of motion sickness from travel, vertigo or virtual reality, you Blisslets acupressure bracelets can help. They are a proven, effective, drug-free solution for those looking for nausea relief. This beautiful and functional piece of jewelry was invented by Katie Aparicio to ensure that whoever wears these bracelets will feel and look their best.
The words we say to each other matter. Personal notes is a daily dose of positivity, straight to the toes. These socks target the subconscious mind, which is most receptive early in the morning and late at night. The goal is to improve your thoughts, actions and performance…helping you create the life of your dreams.
Today’s high-impact lifestyles can take a toll on our precious systems, especially as we try to find a way to relieve stress, naturally. Replenish, rejuvenate and return to center with Pinch me therapy dough. This soft, supple, professionally developed paste is infused with soothing aromatherapy. This flexible compound is designed to channel relief through the senses, naturally.
Tuuwa is passionate about pure ingredients and truly natural products. They blend the finest herbs, oils, butters, hydrosols and waters to create healing tinctures for every skin type and every skin concern. Each formula is lovingly crafted without phthalates, parabens, propylene glycol, petroleum derivatives, artificial fragrances or colors, toxic synthetic preservatives or emulsifiers.
Mierco is a designer, importer and wholesaler of European linens consisting mainly of top quality jacquard tea towels sourced from all over Europe. Most designs are Mierco exclusives, and they believe they offer the best values in the market for quality European jacquard tea towels. Their napkins double as table toppers, cafe curtains, wine bottle wrappers, or to add a quick splash of vibrant color to a kitchen or table setting.
Glory of the Garden is a new collection of pipes, nozzles and wall hangers that are just as colorful and eye-catching as the most beautiful roses and perennials. Garden Glory products are available in five distinct colors to add a bit of glamor when watering the garden.
Knowing that fashion and sustainability go hand in hand, Solmate Socks understands that every action the company takes today has an impact on tomorrow. That’s why they’re committed to using sustainably sourced, eco-friendly fibers in every product they make. The brand allows you to embrace your individuality without compromising your green principles.
HideSpark is a smart water bottle designed to empower individuals to live healthier lives through hydration. You enter your physical parameters (gender, height, etc.) and your activity level in the company application. Then the app automatically generates the amount of water you need to drink per day. And throughout the day, the app tracks your progress and reminds you when to drink by sending light reminders to the bottle.
hangglo is the world’s first 2-1 hanger that lights up your wardrobe. It’s motion-activated, runs on included AAA batteries, and features auto shut-off, so you don’t have to worry about turning off the light and going back to dead batteries in the morning. A single Hanglo hanger brightens up an average closet. They’re great for hard-to-reach places in a closet, like under shelves and deep corner pockets.
Populace is the unruly board game. Ask your friends to guess your team’s Rabble cards as quickly as possible, complete silly challenges and have the best time. Each round uses the same cards but has different restrictions on how to give hints. This game was created as a simple way to spark more unforgettable evenings with friends, creating memories with hilarious jokes.
Pure Wine is a leading Australian wine and distribution company, representing an exceptional portfolio of Australian and international wine brands as well as other alcoholic beverages. They have a portfolio of some of the best iconic brands in the country.
With the holiday season fast approaching, we’re destined to see some of these items on wish lists and wrapped up for our loved ones. We’ll be back at NY NOW for their winter show February 5-8, 2023 to spark and spot what’s new and coming soon.
For more trends, read the latest from trend watcher Nancy Trent.