AccessoriesTheShow New York – Designer Spotlight: Wimberly

Wimberly Shook Tribble

Owner / Designer

www.wimberlyinc.com

Booth: 1818

 

What’s one staple accessory that you think every woman should own?

Every woman should own something that makes her feel beautiful.

 

How do you personally stay up-to-date with fashion?

My clothing is pretty consistent with basic and classic pieces; my accessories are what make my outfits and fashion constantly change.

 

Where does your main source of inspiration come from when designing a new collection?

Everywhere! I am constantly inspired by art, nature, historical periods, and all forms of media and entertainment.

 

Describe your Fall/Winter 2013 collection.

Vintage inspiration with some new natural element. As always, this collection is very focused on color and classic design with a new twist.

 

Do you try to keep with the trends or create your own?

I try to blend current trends while creating new ones – always staying one step ahead.

 

What do you consider to be the world’s best fashion city?

New York City and Austin, Texas.

 

What is your brand doing to address the growing importance of social media and how has it impacted your business?

Social media has had a huge impact. We are constantly keeping our retail partners and consumers updated on all Wimberly news through Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.