photography by Vanessa Gavalya
Via Pelle’s Joanne Snodgrass, winner of the 2007 Rising Star New Community Retailer Award, is launching a new line of luxury shoes and bags, so she knows a thing or two about accessories. Here are her picks for spring.

(above left) “Go wild with an array of choices in animal prints and skins. Being from South Africa, it is the closest I get to safari these days.” Sondra Roberts giraffe print raffia large tote ($105).
photography by Abel Sanchez
(above right) “Metallic finishes in ‘platino’ and silver continue to be big through spring and summer. I love the free-spirited, casual feel of fringe.” Goldenbleu Bijou bag ($695).
photography courtesy of Via Pelle

(above left) “Wedges with combinations of patent leather, silk scarves, and canvas are my favorite heels for spring.” Goldenbleu Jacy wedge ($495).
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(above right) “Geometric jewelry. I love the combination of silver and gold with matte and shiny finishes to add texture.” Misis necklace ($240).
photography by Abel Sanchez
“Brilliantly colored patent leather structured handbags and oversized clutches in orange—my favorite color—and yellow.” Sondra Roberts patent bags with chain-link straps ($175 each).
photography by Abel Sanchez
“Ballet flats in patent leather with ornaments like buckles add a dramatic touch.” Via Pelle Private Label ballet flats ($255).
photography by Abel Sanchez