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Back in high-school, all the chic girlies laid out on the quad or flaunted their post-holiday tans in cult brand Miguelina. Well, blast-from-the-past alert—designer Miguelina Gambaccini's back with a new resort '11 line, Honeymoon, that's already on our wish-list for our next warm-weather trip. The Dominican-born beauty had been MIA the past couple seasons focusing on her charitable endeavors, working hand-in-hand on the ground with the Middle East Children's Institute to promote sustainable manufacturing industry in Jordan. Though Gambaccini had still been producing collections on a lower-scale, Honeymoon is the first step in rebuilding her fashion following. The dreamy lookbook, masterminded and modeled by Cali it-girl Natalie Obradovich, has overexposed snaps of a Gatsby-esque couple on an island getaway—WASP summer house style. We're obsessing over the gauzy coverups, lacy caftans, shockingly bright bikinis, and intricately woven tunics that inject a little Ibiza into New England (peep the summer-campy braided straps glammed up in bright neon), all of which we could effortlessly stuff into our weekender for a complete travel-ready wardrobe with or without a fiancée.
Like most inhabitants of New York City, you’ve probably been brainstorming ways to get the heck out of your apartment in exchange for a little outdoor time since roughly April. But, hosting an entire al fresco fete isn’t easy. For help, we linked up with editor and NYC-native Laura Neilson, who's practically an expert read
The Summer Friday is a New York institution littered in mythos. Last year, The Wire reported on “The Fading Art of The Summer Friday,” while Inc. recently covered the inverse, with the story, “Why Summer Fridays Are Good For Business.”
But, if you're one of the lucky ones who can truly enjoy a shortened work read