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Stacey Bendet of Alice+Olivia Lets Us Into Her Closet!

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    Clos-ette’s Melanie Charlton practically invented the idea of a custom closet, so it’s only natural that she’s always peeking in everyone else’s. Follow along every week as Clos-ette taps some of our favorite ladies (and gents!) to find out their favorite boutiques to cull, what’s at the top of their wish lists, and, of course, how they keep their own wardrobes intact.

    In the depths of winter, it’s easy to forget that fashion should be fun. Fret not: One glance at Stacey Bendet’s exuberant, vintage-packed closet is like a sartorial shot in the arm. The Alice + Olivia designer collects everything from tribal prints and multi-colored furs to snazzy sequins — all of which inform the slightly retro aesthetic of her popular ready-to-wear line. Here, she gives us a peek inside her personal treasure trove.

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