Innovative Retailer Ursula Lyon of the Accessory Junkie Is So Extra

The Accessory Junkie’s Ursula Lyon reveals how she turned her love for shopping overseas into a thriving retail business "I’m someone who likes my plate very full,” says Ursula Lyon, cofounder of The Accessory Junkie, with a laugh. “I’ve found that I’m not so happy when I’m not really busy.” That mentality helps explain why the busy mother of three kids (all under the age of 8) would start a retail business that requires her to crisscross the planet with profound regularity. But delivering jewelry and ­accessories handcrafted by artisans all over the world—rare treasures you can’t order on a laptop or an iPhone—is the concept behind The Accessory Junkie, the 2-year-old e-commerce site based in Westport, Conn. The reta

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