Editor picks

  • hachem | March 14, 2013

    Kaleidoscope Effect

    WHAT: Milly by Michelle Smith Mesh Racer Dress...WHY: You don't need mirrors to appreciate this kaleidoscope of colorful patterns. Though we'd recommend checking yourself out; everyone else is likely to be doing so. It's never too early to prep your summer wardrobe with this Milly by Michelle Smith frock, parfait with black opaque tights now and easily segued into an alfresco cocktail party go-to once the temps turn warm....

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  • hachem | March 13, 2013

    High Frequency

    WHAT: Kate Spade New York Radio Samira Patent Leather Clutch WHY: Dial up the chicness with this fun '60s-inspired radio-shaped clutch. Kate Spade knows the appeal of a vintage vibe, and the perpetually adorable brand isn't afraid to bring the noise with this glossy patent leather number. The seafoam hue of this kitsched-up clutch feels retro yet modern at the same time. Groovy, non? AVAILABLE: $298, KateSpade.com

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  • hachem | March 12, 2013

    Candy Coated

    WHAT: Aruna Seth Candy 120mm Heel in Rose Leather WHY: Have a craving for a sugar high? Feast your eyes on this Aruna Seth pair. The pale pink hue is unabashedly sweet, while those delicate stiletto heels get a delicious dousing of pearls in an array of pastels. Almost good enough to eat, non? AVAILABLE: $1,032.98, arunaseth.com...

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  • hachem | March 11, 2013

    In Full Bloom

    WHAT: Phillips House Wildflower Multi-Stone Earrings...WHY: Let your inner flowerchild out with these wildflower earrings. The amethyst, sapphire, blue topaz, chalcedony, lapis, peridot, tsavorite, and pave diamonds are in full bloom this season. Be among the likes of Michelle Obama and Kate Middleton to adorn yourself with the finest of Phillips House's jewels. Next stop on the career ladder? Political royalty, perhaps...AVAILABLE: $54,000, PhillipsFrankel.com...

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  • hachem | March 8, 2013

    Wicked Walk

    WHAT: Maison Dumain by Be&D Trompe L'Oeil High Top Sneaker...WHY: There's no place like home! HSN's OZ The Great and Powerful collection launched just in time for today's world premiere of the flick. The collection has over 50 brands and more than 400 home, beauty, fashion and accessories products from HSN partners and fashion icons Naeem Khan, Badgley Mischka, and Adrienne Landau. Now is your chance to embody the...

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  • hachem | March 7, 2013

    Totally Ruffled

    WHAT: Nicholas Kirkwood Ruffle-Trimmed Suede Pumps...WHY: Think your existing cadre of six-inch heels make an impact purely on grounds of their teetering height? Prepare to reconsider. The addition of pleated grey ruffles, plumed on the half-foot-high Nicholas Kirkwood heels, makes for a decidedly memorable exit view, and the most whimsical yet still sexy gussy-up of a classic (albeit very tall!) black heel we've seen in a while...AVAILABLE: $1,095, Net-a-Porter.com...

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  • hachem | March 6, 2013

    Destiny's Child

    Find your destiny with renowned energy healer Aleta St. James and acclaimed spiritually inspired jewelry designer Mary Margrill.

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  • hachem | March 5, 2013

    Soupy Situation

    WHAT: Andy Warhol Sleeveless Tunic WHY: Where UNIQLO and Andy Warhol cross paths, a collection of the "Mmm Mmm Good"-worthy moniker emerges. In 1962, Warhol took the Campbell's soup can and integrated it into a series of pop art silkscreens, experimenting with negative-reversed color schemes. Now you, too, can express yourself with this tunic. As the Campbell's folks like to say, it's amazing what soup can do, non?...AVAILABLE: $19.90, UNIQLO.com...

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  • hachem | March 4, 2013

    Spiked Interest

    WHAT: Sapphire & Spinel Pavé Spike Link Bracelet By Dana Lorenz...WHY: Caution: baubles may appear sharper than they are. Dana Lorenz has created a capsule collection for fine jewelry e-commerce platform Plukka.com, adding an edgy twist to classic jewelry pieces. The spikes top each black spinal link, giving some bite to the chains of white and blue sapphires. A tinge of punky insouciance in a one very pretty, precious...

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  • hachem | March 1, 2013

    Prints, Please

    WHAT: Duro Olowu for jcp Plaid Canvas Tote w/ Faux Snakeskin Pocket...WHY: Color, pattern, and texture, oh my! The highly anticipated Duro Olowu for jcpenney collection has arrived. You can finally snag the plaid canvas tote you eyed during Style Sessions along with the rest of the clothing, accessories, and home goods collection of joyous, vibrant designs. You may have missed out during NYFW, but don't miss out on...

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  • hachem | February 28, 2013

    Full Bloom

    WHAT: MSGM Floral Hat...WHY: Flower Power baby! Just because spring hasn't sprung doesn't mean your style shouldn't bloom. This wide brim, multicolored hat is the femme alternative to your boyfriend's baseball hat. Why bother? Let's be honest: not every day is a good hair day, loves. Bonus! Further your scrupulous (...right?) SPF efforts at preserving your visage in the process. Once the sun finally comes out, that is....AVAILABLE: $115,...

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  • hachem | February 27, 2013

    High Five

    WHAT: Rovimoss Go X5 Clutch...WHY: Versatile much? Whether you're an over-the-shoulder gal or the clutched tight underarm type, the Go X5 makes it work. Make that segue from office to cocktail hour completely effortless, thanks to a removable chain. Plus, the punchy tangerine and pink hues are infectiously poppy, even if you're weathering rain-slicked pre-spring forecasts...AVAILABLE: $250, Rovimoss.com...

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  • hachem | February 26, 2013

    Mint Julep

    WHAT: Yosi Samra Erica Mint Two Tone T-Strap WHY: We have a bone to pick with ballet flats that slide off our ankles and leave blisters in their wake. The result? Equal parts painful and unsightly! Cue Yosi Samra's t-strap flats, which won't slip off mid-stride. It's about time you gave your heels a break anyways, non?...AVAILABLE: $77, YosiSamra.com...

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  • hachem | February 25, 2013

    Critter Couture

    WHAT: Rara Bird of Fashion by Iris Apfel "Triple Bug" Crystal Mesh Bracelet...WHY: Get ready to bug out over this Iris Apfel for HSN mesh cuff. Quite the edgy offering from the quirky 91-year-old, non? The wide wrist sparkler out-of-the-box style. The “Rara Bird of Fashion” collection culls inspiration from items the style icon has collected around the world over the past 75 years. We wonder which corner of...

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  • hachem | February 22, 2013

    Poncho Punch

    WHAT: VOZ Poncho Alerce...WHY: You've worn out that winter coat and are fiending for a style alternative. Cue the poncho; the underappreciated alternative on the warmth front. This isn't your average toss-over layering piece! It's named for Alerce, a native tree in Araucanía, Chile, and was designed by artisans Irma Lincoqueo and Rosa Ñanculef in one of VOZ's collaborative workshops. The weaving, knitting, and dyeing process was hand-hewn ...

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  • hachem | February 22, 2013

    Leo The Lion

    WHAT: Grey City Leo...WHY: It's a sign: Leo is rising, so get chicly roaring, cheris. It's never too early to start building your spring and summer shoe wardrobe. What better way to brighten your over-saturated black closet than with a bold yellow? In this case, chunky is certainly a good thing!...AVAILABLE: $274.95, SoleStruck.com...

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  • hachem | February 21, 2013

    Gaga for Gladiators

    WHAT: Salvatore Ferragamo black calfskin gladiator sandal boots...WHY: Up the fierceness factor in these sexy statement-making gladiator sandal boots. (Try saying that three times fast.) Who's a fan of these Massimiliano Giornetti-designed stunners? On the Hollywood front, Demi Moore donned the boots not long ago at Chateau Marmont for a shindig. We envision them with the perfect LBD for spring. Et vous...AVAILABLE: $2,600, Ferragamo.com...

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  • hachem | February 21, 2013

    Well-Traveled Weekender

    WHAT: R.B of McD Classic Commuter Bag...WHY: Throw the heels back in the closet (gently, of course) and rest your weary feet after fashion week. It's time for a weekend getaway. Perhaps it's that jaunt out of the city that you've been plotting with the beau after missing v-day to sit front row. Pack your boyfriend jeans and cozy cardi, but leave the stresses behind, s'il vous plait!...AVAILABLE: $880,...

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  • hachem | February 20, 2013

    Golden Compass

    WHAT: Satya Jewelry Gold Celestial Bracelet, Meridian...WHY: The stars have aligned and a bountiful bauble day is in your near future. Need an astrological recap? A meridian is a circle that passes through the celestial poles, encompassing points both north and south. Let this Satya bracelet be that compass, which guides you on your fashion journey (metaphorically speaking, of course). Make your own future, and do it in style...

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  • hachem | February 19, 2013

    Pomegranate Pout

    WHAT: vbeauté Lip Spread Anti-Age Tinting Lip Gloss...WHY: Just as frownies protect your furrowing brows, vbeauté's Lip Spread Anti-Age Tinting Lip Gloss delivers silky smooth, lightweight moisture while imparting your lips with an antiaging gloss. What are the "vbenefits"? The gloss boasts cherry and pomegranate fruit extracts to keep your lips soothed and hydrated, while BioCellular Peptide works to correct and prevent environmental damage. In English, please? You'll have...

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