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Whether you knew it or not, J.Crew is a huge supporter of the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund. (We can't get those team ups with Prabal Gurung or Billy Reid out of our heads!) In celebration of their dedication to spotlighting emerging designers, J.Crew has now joined forces with Creatures of the Wind for a signature capsule collection we're like, dying over. Aside from the fact that the Crew has been incredibly hype-free about the range (we're over camping out for clothes, anyway), we're stoked to see the efforts of Chicago natives Shane Gabier and Chris Peters, who ingeniously blended their aesthetic with this long-loved brand. In a perfect merger of our sartorial desires, the Creatures of the Wind offerings combine a cool, preppy properness with bold color and texture that refuses to get lost in a crowd. The entire collection is available now, but don't sleep on this one. We can't see these gorgeous pieces lasting on store shelves for very long.
Feeling ocean-phobic after that recent great white shark attack? Or, maybe you're just not in the mood to pull on a skintight wetsuit. Either way, we wouldn't blame you if you were craving the pool over the Pacific right now.
Fortunately, Los Angelenos know a thing or two about hanging poolside. So, to help you get read
If Disney films have taught us anything, it's that royalty and woodland creatures have a natural, undeniable chemistry. Let's look at the facts: Cinderella's mouse-and-bird brigade were only happy to make her a dress from scratch, even though that would have been quite tedious/impossible. Snow White merely had to plant her read