As temperatures start rising I need an alternative to my usual denim jean uniform. I came across these really comfortable utility pants by Velvet by Graham and Spencer. Check out the above outfit below.
- Aliza Ribbed Cotton Tank Velvet, $75
- Daniella Cotton Slub Cap Sleeve Velvet, $95
- Darcie Tape Utility Pant Velvet, $195 click here for olive. Similar to the Nili Lotan Jenna Pant. These are comfortable medium rise pants. They run big so size down one full size.
- Castaner Paloma Crisscross Leopard Sandal Shopbop, $130 & Leopard Manebi Mules Velvet, $165 (shoe in above pic).
I love this utility romper Gwyneth Paltrow is wearing at her In Goop Health Event this past weekend. I pulled together the above romper as well as some look for less alternatives below.
- Augustina Flight Romper G. Label, $525 Romper in the above picture.
- Cotton Blend Boilersuit & Other Stories, $99
- Denim Coverall Romper Madewell, $138
- Nili Lotan Romper Nordstrom, $595 also comes in blue.
- Shoes are Clergerie Berlin Platform but not in stores yet. I found them on pre-order at Saks in Gold. Some similar options are Clergerie Barabara Loafer Saks, $595, Clergerie Anima Loafer Farfetch, $479, & Clergerie Roli Loafers Goop, $745.
- Alexander McQueen Sneaker Nordstrom, $490 also Gwyneth approved and would look great with the above romper.
SALE ALERT! The Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale starts May 22nd. Click here to shop the sale.
SALE ALERT! The Net-a-Porter sale starts today with up to 50% off. Neiman Marcus designer sale kicked off this morning with up to 40% off. Lastly, Shopbop sale is going with up to 40% off.
- Cotton Box Cut Tee Everlane, $18 & Cotton Box Pocket Tee Everlane, $20 I just ordered several of these t-shirts and I’m really happy with the cut and quality. I ordered x-small so size down they run big.
- Levi’s Wedgie High Waist Straight Nordstrom, $98 I find that all the Wedgie jeans fit differently depending on the wash. These are a straight leg and hit about 2 inches above my ankle. They are really comfortable and I like the light wash for Spring. If you are looking for something similar with stretch the Tomcat Shopbop, $245 is a great fit and one of Mother’s best sellers right now. Also like this wash.
- A.L.C. Lorimer Jacket Saks, $495 (additional size here) & Army Jacket Rag and Bone, $495 look for less Everlane, $78 (size down).
- Ballerina Flat Mansur, $195 They run small order one size up.
- Jenni Kayne Mule Nordstrom, $395 I like the natural for Spring/Summer. It looks great with jeans, skirts, and dresses.
- Karhu Champion Air Sneaker Barney’s, $98 Just got these last week and they are really comfy.
- Meadow Camera Bag Leatherology, $190 & Mansur Calf Leather Bucket Bag Neiman Marcus, $475.
- A.L.C. Kidman Stripe T-Shirt Dress Nordstrom, $195 additional sizing here.
- Bembien Sofia Bag J. Crew, $220 Bembien is a line of accessories that is made around the world. Started by Yi-Mei Truxes 10% of Bembien proceeds go back to the local community in partnership with non profit Nest. See all of Bembien at J. Crew here.
- Boho Pom Pom Tassel Amazon, $11.99 also like Tassel Pom Pom Etsy, $19.90 and Tassel Pom Pom Etsy, $14. Dress up your bag with these colorful tassels.
- Strappy Sandal Everlane, $78 or I like a Authentic Van Sneaker with this dress Nordstrom, $49.95. Everlane is offering free 2 day shipping today so you can get your sandals before Memorial Day.
Memorial Day sales are kicking off today. Matches Fashion is offering up to 50% off click here to shop the sale. These Isabel Marant Bryce Sneakers are 40% off along with this A.P.C Trench, Isabel Mini, A.P.C Crossbody, and Balenciaga XXS Shopper. Also starting today is the Barney’s sale click here to shop. More sales to come tomorrow!
Everlane is at it again with these chic Barely There sandals for a barely there price. Get them before they’re gone! Strappy Sandal Everlane, $78.
I stopped into J. Crew yesterday to scout out all the new arrivals. Here’s my edit for all of you.
- J. Crew’s Kaleidoscope Floral Print (in the above first pic) is channeling Celia B (LOVE) and La Double J check out their callab with Goop here. If you want to get that bold print look for less try this skirt and dress at J. Crew.
- The Reeds x J. Crew is at it again with this adorable sweater. I love the fit and it’s soft cotton feel. Sweater in the 2nd pic.
- Ruffle Strap Tank Sweater J. Crew, $59.50 also comes in a skirt. Tank and skirt in the below pic.
- Point Sur Textured Cardigan J Crew, $79.50.
- Embroidered Flutter Sleeve Top J. Crew, $79.50.
- Cotton Navy White Roll Neck Sweater J. Crew, $65. 100% cotton.
- Widest Leg Gingham Jumpsuit J. Crew, $138. Nice fitting jumpsuit.
BTW I wore my J. Crew swimsuits on my trip to Cabo (this and this) loved them both and planning on getting a couple more especially since swim is 35% off with code HI SUMMER. Shop swim here. Lots of new prints have trickled in since my last J. Crew swim post.
I just came back from a quick trip to Cabo. While I was there I stopped into the hotel boutique and came across this gorgeous floral print dress by Alexis. Floral prints are huge for Printemps this season.
- Alexis Marcas Floral Print Dress Moda Operandi, $685 also available at Revolve. A similar look for less option Kikas Print Dress Tangerine Nordstrom, $168.
- Gorjana Olympia Ear Climber Shopbop, $50.
- Hat Attack Round Handle Bag Shopbop, $115.
- Carrie Forbes Salon Slides Shopbop, $300.
June gloom has hit Los Angeles a bit early this year. While others around the country are preparing for Summer us Angeleno’s are using this gloomy weather as an opportunity to take advantage of the trench trend.
- Club Monaco Janney Trench Shopbop, $429 also love Icon Trench J. Crew, $228 and The Drape Trench Everlane, $138.
- Veja Leather Sneakers Net-A-Porter, $150.
- LNA Ringer Tee Revolve, $52.80 and American Classic 50/50 Ringer Tee American Apparel, $22.
- Mother The Tomcat Nordstrom, $238 look for less Madewell, $138.
- Liberty of London x J Crew Turban Headband J. Crew, $29.50.
- Irene Neuwirth Turquoise Ring Matches, $1609 also love these Gumball Opal Earrings. I stopped into the new Capitol x Irene Neuwirth store at the Brentwood Country Mart and fell in love with Irene’s Gumball Collection. For those you not in LA you can see some of it at Matches Fashion.
- Staud Mini Shirley Bag Shopbop, $195.
Chic sneaks are what I grab in my closet almost every day of the week. Here are some cute ones that I’ve been eyeing lately.
- Veja V-10 Leather Sneaker Net-A-Porter, $150 also like the all white color way.
- Alexander McQueen Sneaker Net-A-Porter, $490.
- Karhu Champion Air Sneaker Barney’s, $95. Click here to see other styles by Karhu.
- Vans Classic Slip-On Sneaker Nordstrom, $49.95.
- Bryce Lace Up Sneaker Matches Fashion, $475.
I’ve had a lot of requests for dresses this week so I added some new inventory in the shop. Click here to check it out.
No matter where I go I’m always scouting fashion. That was the case this weekend when I was in West Hollywood gazing out the car window soaking up the street style fashion. I spotted this women in a classic blue button down, jeans, and a yellow sweater throw over her shoulders. She was the inspiration for the above look. I love mixing pops of color with classic dressing.
- Vanessa Bruno Lolita Cotton Gauze Dress Net-A-Porter, $380. Also like this similar dress by by Xirena.
- Electric Anderson 49mm Nordstrom, $200 Made in Italy.
- Mansur Gavriel Calf Mini Top Handle Bag Mansur, $595 (yellow bag in the above pic click here for the navy) also like Medea Prima Bag Nordstrom, $535
- Roxanne Assoulin Set of Three Enamel Bracelets Moda Operandi, $240
- Originals Stan Smith ASOS, $80 and I also like these Veja’s Net-A-Porter, $150.
- Sam Edelman Beckie Slide Lemon Zest Nordstrom, $89.95 also like Lamb Ballet Flat Sun Mansur Gavriel, $195 a. Not pictured above.
Nordstrom Rack has a nice selection of discounted Alo Yoga workout gear. It sells out fast so grab it when you can. Check out the full selection here.
- Alo Airbrush High Waist Leggings Nordstrom Rack, $46.97
- Alo Multi Legging Nordstrom Rack, $59.97
- Alo Entwine Legging Nordstrom Rack, $54.97
- Alo Mindful Twiggy Sweatpants Nordstrom Rack, $42.97
- Alo Lattice Long Sleeve Pullover Norstrom Rack, $44.98
- Alo Flow Tank Nordstrom Rack, $24.97
- Alo Interlace Sports Bra Nordstrom Rack, $28.97
- Alo Ultimate High Waist Legging Nordstrom Rack, $59.97
- Alo Elite Crop Top Nordstrom Rack, $39.97
- Alo Dash High Waist Legging Nordstrom Rack, $49.99
Some other things to check out are this A.L.C. Wrap Dress & A.L.C. Carla Floral Silk Wrap.