Like Alexander Wang, Elizabeth and James is a contemporary line with a designer sensibility — and prices that thankfully keep the working girl's budget in mind. Unlike the Chanels and Célines of the world, we plebes can save for an E+J dress with a few months of skipped lattés and cab rides — an accessibility that only ups the temptation factor on these already-covetable clothes.
The similarities to Wang don't end at the price points — with its black-and-white palette and dreamy drapery contrasted with sharp-edged tailoring, this is a collection that completely gets that glam-grunge mix that's a part of the modern girl's DNA.
Click on to see Elizabeth and James' eight best pieces — show us a girl who doesn't want that slinky, chalk-white jersey dresses with sheer insets, or sturdy-yet-sexy color-blocked heel...and we'll show you a girl planning to sell her firstborn for some Chanel.
There’s nothing more thrilling than looking at a jam-packed spring calendar filled with rooftop soirees, garden parties, and weekend weddings — until you stare into your closet abyss and realize you have nothing to wear, that is. So, we’re taking the guesswork out of event dressing by mapping out 11 key pieces read
Oh California, how we love you and your beachside weddings. Ashley + Danny had the ultimate SoCal wedding. She’s always had dreams of being a mermaid, he’s always loved the beach, and together they’ve shared a love for classic rock. So naturally they incorporated all of that into their wedding. read