Nab the Collab

Madewell has collaborated on some limited-edition styles with sustainable designer Christy Dawn, who sews vintage-inspired collections exclusively from recycled fabrics in her Los Angeles factory.

  1. Striped Paloma Midi Dress Madewell, $250
  2. Tallulah Tie Back Dress Pink Stripe Madewell, $238
  3. Tallulah Tie Back Dress Black Print Madewell, $238
  4. Stripe Emmy Top Madewell, $148
  5. Josephine Peasant Blouse Madewell, $148

La Californienne

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The founders of the brand La Californienne Leszek Garwacki and Courtney Ormond are taking iconic Cartier Tank and Rolex Oyster watches and giving them a fresh new look. They take inspiration from the pink and blue magic hour skies of California. The bands are made of luxe leather and hand painted with punchy pops of color.

  1. 34mm Dawn Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date Goop, $8,500
  2. Large Venice Cartier Tank Watch Goop, $3,750
  3. Small Bluebell Cartier Tank Watch Goop, $3,350
  4. Large Pearl Cartier Tank Watch $3,750
  5. Click here to see all the styles at Goop

Speaking of iconic style I’m still reeling from the unbelievable tennis that was played over the weekend at Wimbledon. A quick fashion recap Princess Kate was looking chic in green Dolce Gabbana dress, Pippa was wearing an affordable Ganni Wrap Dress, Kendall Jenner was sporting a blue Ralph Lauren button down but what caught my eye was her Adidas Originals, and Megan was wearing Givenchy White Button DownJennifer Meyer Earrings (here for turquoise), and a personalized Cuyana Tote Bag.

Free Spirit

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  1. Free People Mostly Meadow Blouse Shopbop, $98.
  2. Apiece Apart Merida Pant Shopbop, $295. (more sizing here). Look for less J. Crew Wide Leg Pant.
  3. Roxanne Assoulin Bracelet Set Net-a-Porter, $74. Also love this and this.
  4. Hunting Season Lola Raffia Bag Net-a-Porter, $555.
  5. Loeffler Randall Thong Wrap Loeffler, $195. Additional sizing here.

Joyeux Anniversaire

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The Nordstrom Anniversary early access starts today. I’ve sorted through all the inventory and highlighted my top picks below. To shop the whole sale click here.

  1. Alo Cover Tank Nordstrom, $35.90 Check out all Alo sale here.
  2. Alo Foxy Faux Fur Jacket Nordstrom, $124.90
  3. Zoe Chicco Diamond & Opal Pendant Nordstrom, $350.90
  4. Tibi Double Cuff Cardigan Nordstrom, $233.90
  5. Missoni ZigZag Cape  Nordstrom, $210.90
  6. Alo Rib Tank Nordstrom, $41.90
  7. Nili Lotan Jenna Side Tape Pant Nordstrom, $249.90
  8. Clare V Simple Suede Tote Nordstrom, $310.90
  9. Frame Short Faux Fur Coat Nordstrom, $394.90
  10. Adidas Gazelle Sneaker Nordstrom, $59.90
  11. All Saints Balfern Suede Moto Nordstrom, $332.90

Summer Sale-ing

The internet is inundated with designer sale one of them being at Net-a-porter. I’ve ordered several things including these Mother Tomcat jeans, Mother Flare Jeans, a gingham Marysia suit, and LemLem mini dress (dress in above pic). Some other deals to be had at Net-a-Porter include this Ulla TopParavel mini bag, Rhode Dress, Mother Denim mini, Aurelie Bidermann earrings, Jennifer Fisher chain cuff, Sophie Buhai gold cuff, Saint Laurent tote, Innika Choo Mini, Isabel Marant sandals, LoveShackFancy top, and Bottega wallet on a chain. Click here to see all the sale at Net-a-Porter.

La Dolce Vita

Zimmermann threw a star studded La Dolce Vita weekend get away in Capri to celebrate the opening of their first Italian store. The pictures are out of a fairytale. The tables adorned with florals, lemons, and lush greenery. The guests were dripping in chic Zimmermann fashion all while eating, drinking, and watching the sunset on the Island of Capri. Some of my favorite fashion from the event listed below.

  1. Goldie Scallop Short Dress Shopbop, $750. Dress worn above by Katie Holmes.
  2. Allia Ruffled Linen Gauze Top Net-a-Porter, $530 White Top in the 2nd picture.
  3. Suraya Cut Out Long Dress Zimmermann, $1600 White dress in 2nd picture.
  4. Amari Emerald Buttoned Dress Zimmermann, $630 Printed green dress in the 2nd picture.
  5. Amari Corset Short Dress Zimmermann, $795 Pink and Grey printed mini 3rd picture.
  6. Goldie Floral Maxi Intermix, $590 Floral maxi in the 3rd picture.
  7. Floral Bucket Hat Zimmermann, $160 not pictured above.
  8. Allia Lace Trimmed Embroider Dress Net-a-Porter, $895 not pictured above.

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Photos: Zimmermann

Classic

Crisp white button down, denim, and ballet flats never gets old. Classic style!

Sale Alert Shopbop is taking an additional 25% of sale today. Check it out here. I just scooped up a cute Ulla DressThe Great Pants, and Lemlem Dress.

  1. Alex Mill Button Down Nordstrom, $99 also like thisthis & this. Size down in Alex Mill.
  2. Levi 501 Short Shopbop, $69.50 also like these.
  3. Re/Done High Rise Mini Barney’s, $255.
  4. Marni Medium Trunk Bag Matches, $1,890 also LOVE this Mini Trunk in Dark Gray Matches Fashion, $1,590.
  5. Chanel Cap Toe Flat The Real Real also like Chloe Lauren Flat look for less alternative Sam EdelmanParis Texas.
  6. Cartier Ballon Bleu de Cartier Net-a-Porter watch in the above picture.

 

Photo: Leia Fez & Emma Hill

Golden Glow

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After a long holiday weekend it’s time for a clean beauty refresh and a Golden Glow. My picks are listed below. I added new styles to my SHOP IT page over the weekend check it out here.

  1. Cote x Goop Nail Polish Goop, $18 No formaldehyde, toluene, DBP, camphor, formaldehyde resin, xylene, parabens, fragrances, phthalates, or animal ingredients.
  2. Tarte Toasted Eyeshadow Palette Sephora, $39 No parabens or phthalates.
  3. Beauty Counter Sunscreen Stick SPF 30  Beauty Counter, $21 Mineral sunscreen with non-zano zinc.
  4. Juice Beauty Sheer Lip Gloss Bloomingdales, $22 Formulated without parabens, phthalates, and sulfates.
  5. Tint Hydrating Foundations Beauty Counter, $42.
  6. Clean Beauty Travel Kit Net-a-Porter, $155.
  7. GOOPGLOW Body Luminizer Goop, $48. Subtle shimmer that can be used on the whole body.
  8. Exfoliating Instand Facial Goop, $125 Made with certified organic ingredients.
  9. KOSAS Weightless Lip Color Sephora, $28 Formulated without sulfates, parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, triclocarban.
  10. W3LL People Mascara Amazon, $21.99 All natural formula free on ingredients from the dirty list.

Cute Shirt Alert

Cute Shirt Alert at J. Crew and 40% off all full price items and an additional 50% off sale.

Point Sur Popover in Block Print J. Crew

Some other things to check out are this white tunic, over sized sunglasseswhite capped sleeve top, and boatneck puffed sleeve top.

Backyard Basics

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Great time to update your Backyard Basics with the July 4th sales in motion. Serena & Lily is offering 20% off the entire store along with West Elm.

  1. Sebastopol Stool Serena & Lily, $198 I just ordered two of these for my backyard. I love that it can be used as additional seating or a side/end table. I got the navy/white but I love the grey as well.
  2. Outdoor Simple Stripe Pillow West Elm, $29 I just got these and they are really nice quality for the price.
  3. Eastport Stripe Umbrella Serena & Lily, $698 Serena and Lily have the cutest outdoor umbrellas also love this one and this one.
  4. Tortola Lantern Serena & Lily, $198 also love Modern Porcelain Hurricane Lanterns West Elm, $21.
  5. Bamboo Lacquer Tray Mark and Graham, $99.
  6. Bose Speaker Nordstrom, $99 Just got this speaker love it…so easy to use.
  7. Boat and Toe Sailor Stripe L.L. Bean, $54.99.
  8. Oceana Outdoor Dinnerware Sur La Table, $8 The outdoor dinnerware is 50% off.
  9. Sydney Beach Towel Serena & Lily, $68.

Timeless Capsule

There’s a new must have monogram this summer and it’s the Capsule Crossbody Bag by Paravel. This leather and canvas crush proof bag has a removable strap so it can be worn crossbody or handheld. While you’re browsing at Paravel be sure to check out the Doubletake (belt bag or crossbody bag), Travel Wallet, and Mini Mainline Duffle.

Net-a-Porter has the Paravel Capsule, Mainline Duffle, and Doubletake on sale (click here,  here, and here) but it cannot be monogrammed like the above.

Brand About Town

The premium denim resurgence continues in LA with Samuel Ku’s line CQY. Based in Los Angeles, CQY is a denim collection designed from a perspective that values quality, craftsmanship, and authenticity. They make denim that’s built to last and believe that denim should be practical and durable.

  1. CQY Friend High Rise Straight Jean Barney’s, $260.
  2. CQY Wes Bootcut Jeans Barney’s, $275 These are on Pre-Order.
  3. CQT Vinyl Selvedge Boyfriend Jean Barney’s, $325.
  4. CQY Cotton Twill Trousers Barney’s, $240.
  5. CQY Highrise Straight Barney’s, $260. Pre-Order.

These CQY jeans would look great paired with this Free People Juliet TopCarrie Forbes Slides, or these similar look for less Steven Greece Slides.

Powder Pink

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SALE ALERT…Moda Operandi has tons of great markdowns click here to check out all the sale. I weeded through the sale last night and my favs below.

  1. Alexis Tired Broderie Anglaise Dress Moda Operandi, $357 also up for grabs is this Alexis Marcas Floral Print Dress Moda Operandi, $411 and this silk Ulla Dress Moda Operandi, $278. All on sale!
  2. Sydney Evan 14k Luck Tableau Diamond Medallion Necklace Neiman Marcus, $905.
  3. Medea Small Tote Bag Farfetch, $287 (black color way here). Cute evening bag. Also on sale is this Ulla Beaded Bag, Simon Miller Tool Kit, and Straw Bags.
  4. Alexandre Birman Willow Suede Tweed Trim Sandals Moda Operandi, $179, Alexandre Birman Clarita Black Heels Moda Operandi, $179, & White Cocktail Strappy Leather Kitten Heel Moda Operandi, $238. All ON SALE!

Eye Spy

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I love the look of this flowy white cotton dress paired with checkerboard Vans and a sweatshirt thrown over for a casual evening out.

  1. Xirena Kellyn Dress Shopbop, $271.
  2. Lito Zeus + Dione Tu Es Partout Necklace Net-a-Porter, $1,260 look for less Loren Stewart Evil Eye Necklace Shopbop, $295, Muse Pendant Nordstrom, $48, and Isabel Marant Bracelet Shopbop, $200.
  3. Mother De Los Angeles Sweatshirt Saks, $168. Also like this Shunken Hoodie Everlane, $40.
  4. My Beachy Side Evil Eye Tote Matches Fashion, $206.
  5. Vans Classic Slip On Zappos, $49.95.

You’re a Star

For all you Star Mela fans I scouted out a bunch of new inventory at The Rack! Check it out below.

  1. Muana Metallic Stripe Embroidered Dress Nordstrom Rack, $234.97.
  2. Sandra Print Midi Dress Nordstrom Rack, $139.97. Dress in the above picture.
  3. Sierra Embroidered Top Nordstrom Rack, $99.47.
  4. Gloria Embroidered Dress Nordstorm Rack, $134.97.
  5. Izna Mirror Clutch Nordstrom Rack, $79.97.
  6. Macrame Tote Nordstrom Rack, $199.97.