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Planet Blue's Steamy Summer Lookbook Has Us California Dreamin'
Malibu born-and-bred boutique Planet Blue is kind of the unofficial arbiter of California style, so of course, that same laid-back, casually glam aesthetic transfers to their stores and lookbooks, too. Their most recent spread, coyly titled Wet Dreams, makes us feel like we've slipped into a haze of… Read More
Converse x CDG PLAY Reunite For A Third Heart-Grabbing Collection
When it comes to Converse collaborations, there can never be too much of a good thing. Having already teamed up with print and pattern experts Missoni and Marimekko, the iconic footwear label is no stranger to concocting fun, colorful, and comfortable sneaks. Truth be told, Comme des Garçons and Converse… Read More
Guess How Much This Swarovski Bike Helmet Costs?
UPDATE: Helmuts kept us happy yesterday, but today we've landed the entirety of the images for the Swarovski objets d'art collection by this year's CFDA nominees. The gang's all here: the crystal-covered cutlery, arrows (for The Girl On Fire?), and — sigh — that shimmering Suno cactus. What we'd… Read More
First Look: Take A Tour Of The Gorgeous New Billy Reid Store
It seems like we've been waiting for Billy Reid to settle in the District for ages. But in reality, it's only been a few short months since the CFDA-award-winning designer announced plans to open in Georgetown. The Southern-tinged luxury brand's 10th store opened last week in the former Pizzeria Uno… Read More
Tonight: Drink And Shop With An Up-And-Coming NYC Designer
This season we're into suit-dressing, mixed prints, matched prints, effortless dresses, perfectly checked separates...the list goes on and on. Point is, it's a season full of color and attitude. Luckily, new on-the-rise designer, Maggy Frances, has got it in spades, and she's bringing her wares to… Read More
Rupert Sanderson Fall '13 Is SO Much More Than Just Gorgeous
Rupert Sanderson has got a whole lot of flare going on in his fall '13 designs. But, what we most appreciate is the whole lot of functionality, too. For the autumn, Sanderson is mixing statement-making elements with chunky heels — sleek detailing with rubber soles — for a line that's eye-catching… Read More
Hello, California — Rabeanco Comes To The States
A family heirloom comes in many forms: a ring, a cameo pendant, or maybe a gorgeous, leather bag that gets better with each year's passing. Lately, we've found ourselves quite smitten with the idea of investing in one timeless caryall to end all carryalls. We're talking sturdy, simple, and oh-so-functional… Read More
Stella McCartney & Adidas Inspire Us To At Least LOOK Athletic
Exercise is important. Very important. But sometimes, we skip the cycling and just let people believe we did all the work, while we sneak off for a mani. The secret to our ruse: the Stella Mcartney and Adidas collaborations that have changed the way we look at workout gear for the past few years. Mixing… Read More
Would You Wear The ASOS x NYLON Sweater?
Sooo...ASOS and NYLON teamed up to make a summer garment and — drumroll please — the result is a cropped, grey, pom-pom-adorned sweatshirt. Aside from being an out-there mouthful, this piece is being billed as "the perfect musical-festival friendly cropped sweatshirt." Well, that does make a bit… Read More
Meet The Hottest NEWGEN MEN Winners To Get Excited About
Fashion trailblazers, listen up: The British Fashion Council has just announced the NEWGEN MEN recipients for SS'14, meaning that yes, we are already thinking two seasons ahead. And this year, the group of winners is cooler than ever. Receiving catwalk sponsorship (a.k.a, the golden ticket to LFW… Read More
Clare Vivier Gives Fanny Pack Tips, Reveals Fave Bloggers, & More!
Handbags tend to be a serious matter among fashion folks. Knowing the latest designers comes with the turf, so the name Clare Vivier is probably already on your radar. But, how much do you really know about this awesome, bilingual jet-setter? Luckily, the L.A.-based designer was in town to fete her… Read More
Dior Resort '14 Invites Us To Vacation Like A Modern-Day Princess
With a collection splashed with primary shades of blue, red, and yellow, Dior resort '14 made its debut just this past weekend. And taking place in one of our fantasy getaway locales, Monaco, the new designs delivered vacation-ready with a streamlined twist. There were tailored, monochrome suits… Read More
A Lovely Handbag Designer Shows Us Around Her Polished Nob Hill Casa
We're on a never-ending quest to discover immaculate accessories off all shapes and sizes, and of course, add 'em to our stash. So, when we spotted local line Isly's colorful, textile-driven handbags on gal-about-town Sobia Shaikh, you better believe it was love at first...clutch. Because, not only… Read More