When designer Nikki Kule graduated from Parsons, she spent some time in Italy, and we're really
glad that she did. The trip allowed her to cultivate a super-sleek aesthetic that blends bold, Italian fashion with American prep.
The result is Kule, her line of top-notch, wish-list-worthy wears.
This season's collection is geared toward the active girl, which means easy, streamlined sweaters that look every bit as plush as they feel and casual cover-ups
, like a leather-embellished trench and a chevron-striped nylon jacket. There's a classic sailor vibe that runs throughout the collection, but that army-green khaki suit makes us feel like a safari outing isn't too far off.
The accessories have got us just as excited, from the two-tone chunky bangles that cap off an airy, chambray blouse to the neutral satchels that are as versatile as we could hope for. Plus, let's just lay it out there — socks with sandals never looked so cool. Click over to the site
, where you can shop all the pieces that range from $125 to $595, and then head outside, because in these looks, you're so
Photo: Courtesy of Kule