Editor picks

  • Dena Silver | July 11, 2014

    Western Sensibilities

    WHAT: Lucchese Chiara Sandal WHY: The Chiara, a Western-inspired sandal, proves the Italy-Texas hybrid to be a surprisingly chic combo. After a long day at the beach, these are the effortless heels you’ll want to slip into. The neutral color takes the guesswork out of matching, and its a complement to that fresh tan. Handmade in Italy, these kicks will

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  • Dena Silver | July 10, 2014

    Fiercely Feline

    WHAT: ZAC Zac Posen Eartha Backpack WHY: Our newest accessory obsession comes courtesy of Zac Posen, replete with sophisticated and refined touches. While the chic leopard print, the glossy hardware, and the teensy shape are immensely appealing, we’re hung up on the fact that this bad boy is hands-free. With a duo of petite straps, this little

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  • Dena Silver | July 9, 2014

    Pouting About

    WHAT: Lulu Guinness Abstract Face Perspex Clutch WHY: This abstract clutch from Lulu Guinness may resemble a work of art, but it’s also surprisingly functional. Armed with a concealed clasp and detachable shoulder strap, this pint-sized bag just became your new favorite date, especially to any art openings that might arise in the next few

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | July 8, 2014

    Nautical Particulars

    WHAT: Soludos x Miansai Canvas Derby WHY: Step into your latest obsession: a pair of kicks that come courtesy of a super-summery, nautical-centric collab. Combining the ease of Soludos espadrille designs with the cheeky sailor vibe of Miansai’s designs, these easy lace-ups will be doing double duty in your closet. Looking for more than just shoes? Well,

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  • Dena Silver | July 7, 2014

    Sailor Striped

    WHAT: Jean Paul Gaultier Summer Tote Bag WHY: Don your summer stripes with a little help from Jean Paul Gaultier‘s handsome sailor tote. The designer has adorned a chic carry-all with his signature blue and white print, finished off with a red strap. It’s also a chic way to give back, as 100 percent of the proceeds

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  • Dena Silver | July 3, 2014

    Patriotic Skirting

    WHAT: Suno Multi Graphic Dots Pleated Skirt WHY: Give your Fourth of July wardrobe a chicly patriotic punch this weekend with Suno’s vibrant hues and bold prints. This pleated midi skirt should help you show off your holiday spirit in subdued manner. Plus, this piece will do triple duty, whether you’re hitting the fireworks festivities, a beach

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  • Dena Silver | July 2, 2014

    Perfumed Pirouette

    WHAT: Repetto Eau de Toilette WHY: Are you en pointe with your fragrance game? Parisian dance brand Repetto just turned out a fragrance line that’s super feminine (surprise, surprise!). With its rosy overtones and notes of woodsy amber and orange blossom, it encapsulates the spirit of ballet. Delicately powerful and totally graceful? Yeah, sign us up.

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  • Dena Silver | July 1, 2014

    Bugged Out

    WHAT: Karen Walker Space Bug Crystal Turquoise Sunglasses WHY: This modern take on a retro silhouette is both glamorous and super cool, in one mesmerizing piece of Karen Walker eyewear. The stunning color is like wearable sea glass. No summertime look is complete without sunnies, especially when outdoor concerts and dining al fresco is in the cards.

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  • Dena Silver | June 30, 2014

    Game Girl

    WHAT: Federico Primiceri Level 256 Collection Ring WHY: Your Pac-Man playing days might be over, but that doesn’t mean you can’t still get your gaming fix. Slip on this one-of-a-kind, two-finger ring to be immediately transported back to your level-beating days, with a sparkling twist. Not only does this playful statement piece feature 18-karat white and yellow

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  • Dena Silver | June 27, 2014

    Bollywood Beauty

    WHAT: Shourouk Gold-Plated Swarovski Crystal And Sequin Necklace WHY: This stunning Bollywood-inspired necklace by Parisian designer Shourouk brings the right amount of spice to any night, especially if there are a thousand stars out. The striking gold-plated clasp is adorned with Swarovski crystals and appliquéd with glimmering sequins. Luxury and decadence is our summer motto. What’s yours? AVAILABLE: $1,480, Net-A-Porter.com

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  • Dena Silver | June 26, 2014

    Antique Chic

    WHAT: Miriam Salat Chantilly Earrings WHY: A parfait pair doesn’t always involve shoes. Take, for instance, these sinfully sweet peridot ombré earrings by Miriam Salat. The petit diamond resin center is overlaid with intricate sterling silver and a sparkling floral motif, to your summertime trappings. Sophisticated but not stuffy? Yeah, we can get behind that combo. This summer, we’re saying

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  • Paige Reddinger | June 25, 2014

    Elegant Edge

    WHAT: Lele Sadoughi Stone Satellite Bracelet WHY: This beautiful piece of wrist candy is not only stunning in its geometric shape with round howlite and marble stones riveted into 14-karat gold plated links, but it’s also weighty and feels as good as it looks. Sadoughi’s claim to fame? She revolutionized J.Crew’s baubles under creative director Jenna Lyons,

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  • Dena Silver | June 24, 2014

    Custom Capri Kicks

    WHAT: Handcrafted Capritouch Sandal WHY: With the massive array of airy summer sandals to peruse, somehow it’s still possible to have a hard time seeking out a near-perfect pair. But what if you could design your kicks, down to the hue of the leather and the color of the sparkling adornment? That would solve many a

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  • Alexandra Ilyashov | June 23, 2014

    Nouveau Nutrients

    WHAT: Aloha The Daily Good WHY: How do you take your greens? Opt for dried, so long as it’s Aloha’s The Daily Good, a brilliant blend of 14 (yes, 14!) fruits and veggies, including wheatgrass, wild blueberries, lemon, and raspberries, tucked into convenient, sleek single-use packets. (On the slightly wild-card front, there’s also moringa, spirulina, and a trifecta of

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  • Dena Silver | June 20, 2014

    Dark Blooms

    WHAT: Jason Wu Ankle Strap Buckle Sandal WHY: A fierce pair of Jason Wu floral heels will make those go-to simple black heels look, well, simple. Turn up the edge factor with these kicks, moody floral print in the form of a sleek heel. The beauty of this shoe is that the print is neutral

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  • Dena Silver | June 19, 2014

    Silver Lining

    WHAT: Teva x Glamour Original Universal Sandal WHY: Some of the comfiest sandals around have gotten the Glamour treatment: these Tevas in a pale gray hue with chic silver straps are parfait for hitting the pavement hard this summer. Created in collab with the glossy for their July issue, these shoes are strictly limited edition. They’ll pair well with a

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  • Dena Silver | June 18, 2014

    Sun Topper

    WHAT: Panama Jack Ladies Maize Fedora WHY: When it comes to chic beach-side accessories, a shady chapeau is essential. We’re loving the combo of a skimpy bikini, a strong SPF number, and this Panama Jack straw topper. Also key grabbing a nosh post-beach or pool, this shady number will offer up a touch of stylish sun protection. Scoop it up fast,

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  • Dena Silver | June 17, 2014

    Mini Trunk Chic

    WHAT: Kate Spade Smoke and Mirrors Corbin WHY: Who says luggage has to be boring? With this petite Kate Spade trunk, you’ll be transported back to your favorite summer camp memories, in the chicest way possible. You know, sans the dirt, bugs, and murky lakes. And rather than stuffing this trunk with T shirts and

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  • Dena Silver | June 16, 2014

    American Beauty

    WHAT: OAK73 Blue Lace Satchel WHY: Looking for some good, young, American fun? This little purse from Oak73 is the answer to all your accessories quest, bedecked in blue lace and all. Perfectly ladylike in structure, this bag should keep you looking fresh, even through the summer heatwaves. Bonus alert! This bag is 100 percent leather, made right here

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  • Dena Silver | June 13, 2014

    Le Hippie Chic

    WHAT: Givenchy Swiss Leopard Print Calf Hair Sandal WHY: These are not your mother’s Birkenstocks. Givenchy has given new meaning to the comfy flat trend by adding a sophisticated twist, in the form of leopard print calf hair. Avec molded leather soles, these sandals just might have you forgetting about heels for good. All you need is

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