Brush Up Your Basics

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  1. Frank & Eileen Barry Button Down Shopbop, $188
  2. AGOLDE High Rise Kick Pinch Waist Impression Wash Shopbop, $178 also like the AGOLDE  Placebo wash.
  3. Melissa Joy Manning 14k gold diamond earrings Net-A-Porter, $550
  4. Thom Browne Hat Box Jr Leather Crossbody Bag Nordstrom, $1490 also like this.
  5. FRAME Le Circle Leather Belt Net-A-Porter, $170 click here for brown.
  6. Repetto Cendrillon Ballet Flat Zappos, $295

There are new styles added to my SHOP IT page click here to view.

Hump Day Duds

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  1. Ulla Johnson Norma Silk Top Intermix, $375 Ulla run big size down.
  2. Ulla Johnson Essie Floral Silk Blend Mini Dress Nordstrom, $525 Beautiful and comfortable mini.
  3. Gucci Ophidia Mini See Through PVC Camera Bag Bergdorf’s, $890 PVC trend is here to stay more to come in Spring.
  4. Pascale Monvoisin Bowie Rose Gold Ring Net-A-Porter, $900 also like this & this by Pascale.
  5. Loeffler Randall Joni Western Boot Shopbop, $395 & Emerson Fry Slide, $228 (not pictured above). A look for less, alternative to the Jenni Kayne Slide.
  6. Sea Seraphin Ruffled Cotton Blouse Matches, $295 Brand new top from Sea NY.
  7. Nili Lotan Jenna Side Tape Crop Pant Nordstrom, $375 additional sizing at Forward Mid-rise great fitting army pant.

Discount Designer Duds

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Nordstrom’s designer sale is still going strong. Here are some handbag highlights from the sale. Click here to see the full designer clearance sale.

  1. Balenciaga Everyday Plaid Tote $1,043
  2. Balenciaga Extra Small Reporter Leather Crossbody $833
  3. Balenciaga Extra Small Triangle Bag $1,133
  4. Fendi Studding Guitar Strap $683 & Fendi Pompom Mink Fur Guitar Strap $929
  5. Chloe Roy Small Leather Bucket $1,105
  6. Shrimps Antonia Small Bag $416 & Shrimps Faux Fur Handbag $356
  7. Alexander Wang Mini Darcy Bag $416
  8. Cult Gaia Luna Bag $238.80
  9. Proenza Schouler Mini Hex Toe Bag $596
  10. Valentino Rockstud Leather Card Case $236
  11. Chloe Small Roy Should Bag $1,239

Don’t forget to check out Shopbop’s tiered sale 15% off orders $200 up to 25% off orders up to $800 with code MORE18 click here to check it out.

GO COMMANDO

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I like the look of an oversized hoodie, or sweater,  with a legging, and sneakers. It’s comfy and cool at the same time!

  1. Ninety Percent Laura Oversized Organic Cotton Hoodie NET-A-PORTER $130 look for less Everlane Oversized Fleece Hoodie $50
  2. COMMANDO Faux Leather Leggings Bloomingdale’s $98 These are a high-rise snug fitting legging. If you are looking for a mid-rise version these are great from Carbon38 (click here).
  3. Adidas Originals Deerupt Runner NET-A-PORTER $120
  4. Prada Studded Strap Shoulder Bag Farfetch $1,415 also like the messenger click here.
  5. Valentino Wrap Rockstud Bracelet Farfetch $345 also comes in red and pink.
  6. Golden Goose Deluxe Brand Glitter Heel Farfetch $370 I like the back glitter heel detailing.

Mock Croc

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Faux crocodile is being seen all over the streets of Paris during Fashion Week. Shopbop has a large selection of Mock Croc, and is running a Fall promotion take 20% off orders under $500, and 25% off orders over $500 with code STOCKUP18. Click here to take advantage of this great sale.

  1. Saint Laurent Croc Effect Pouch $695 NET-A-PORTER
  2. Ganni Faux Croc Ankle Boots Intermix $450 These are sold out everywhere but found them in stock at Intermix.
  3. A.P.C Half Moon Bag Shopbop $500 & A.P.C. Geneve Saddle Bag Shopbop $605
  4. Loeffler Randall Agnes Fan Tote Shopbop $450
  5. Loeffler Randall Mini Minimal Rider Bag Shopbop $350
  6. Crocodile Effect Ballerina Mango $39.99
  7. Gu_de Edie Croc Effect Leather Shoulder Bag NET-A-PORTER $575
  8. Aquazurra Quant Croc Effect Leather Ankle Bootie NET-A-PORTER $895
  9. Trademark Small Croc Effect Leather Bucket Bag NET-A-PORTER $380 and on promotion at Shopbop click here.

SEA

Julie Sarinana was spotted on the streets of Riems, France in this gorgeous floral print Sea dress. I love the bohemian style mixed with the edgy Balmain bag. Here are some of my favorite Sea picks along with the above Balmain bag, and Isabel Marant Western boots.

Childhood friends Sean Monahan, and Monica Paolini ( of Sea, New York) have become known for turning out easy, and everyday styles with an urban rustic vibe to loyal clients around the world.

  1. Sea Mia Midi Dress $395
  2. Sea Mia Tunic Dress $395
  3. Sea Mia Blouse $295
  4. Sea Keely Top $350
  5. Sea Keely Flutte Sleeve Midi Dress $470
  6. Sea Aurora Cotton Midi Dress $445
  7. Sea Aurora Printed Silk Blouse $345
  8. Balmain Baby Box Studded Shoulder Bag $1895 look for less click here and here.
  9. Isabel Marant Dawyna Studded Western Boot $780 look for less click here.

 

Midi Madness

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  1. Ganni Rometty Dress $280 additional sizing click here and here and here This dress has been so popular, so if you see your size grab it! Look for less click here.
  2. Line Meghan Coat $750 This is the infamous Megan Markle wrap coat she wore for her engagement photo. Look for less click here Other Stories Wool Belted Coat $249.
  3. ATP Atelier Siena Crossbody Bag $570 I love the simplicity of ATP’s bags and shoes. This crossbody bag is made in Italy out of calf skin leather.
  4. Acne Studios Pistol Leather Ankle Boot $570 I love a boot that you can wear season after season. I got these boots years ago and they are still on trend!
  5. Emme Parsons Certo Mary Jane Mule $420 Based in Los Angeles, Emme Parsons timeless, classic shoes pay homage to the traditional craft of Italian shoemaking, while designing for woman with a minimalist aesthetic and practical sensibility.
  6. Jennifer Meyer Mini Evil Eye 18k Gold & Diamond Earrings $450 Ward off the evil eye with these 18k gold Jennifer Meyer earrings.
  7. Ray-Ban Round Frame Acetate Sunglasses $145 and Ray Ban Clubround Acetate Gold Tone Sunglasses $190 You can never go wrong with a pair of Ray Bans. They are chic, timeless, affordable, and made in Italy.

Wine-ing!

Bordeaux

  1. J Crew Faux Fur Jacket Net-A-Porter $250 additional sizing J Crew Faux Fur Jacket $250
  2. The Great Derby Floral Print Cotton Gauze Dress $375
  3. Apiece Apart Merel Funnel Neck Sweater $375
  4. Everlane Day Boot Burgundy $225
  5. J Brand Ruby High Waist Velvet Crop Cigarette Pant $248
  6. Madewell Aanisa Striped Ribbed Cotton Top $45
  7. Mansur Gavriel Mini Mini Leather Bucket Bag $475
  8. Apiece Apart Merida Corduroy Pants $315 also like these Ulla Johnson Fonda Cotton Corduroy Straight Let Pants $325
  9. Sam Edelman Kinzey Booties $140

Caramel & Cream

Cream & Cream

  1. Ganni Julliard Sweater $450 look for less click here
  2. Ulla Hali Fringed Sweater $345 click here for additional sizing at Intermix
  3. ATM Anthony Thomas Melillo Sherpa Cord Jacket $495 click here for black color way. I also love this Lily Aldridge X Levi’s Made & Crafted Native Mixed Media Trucket Jacket $598
  4. A.P.C Sac Luasanne Bag $580
  5. FRAME Le High Straight Pant $195
  6. Jerome Dreyfuss Sandie Boot $490 click here for additional sizing
  7. Loeffler Randall Joni Western Boot $395
  8. FRAME Le Mini Skirt $175

Oui-PARIS!

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This pictures came up on my instagram feed, and it immediately got me excited for my week in Paris. I’m looking forward to exploring Paris, and soaking up the Parian chic street style!

  1. Other Stories Corduroy Blazer $129 & Annie Bing School Boy Blazer $299 & Veronica Beard Caldwell Dickey Jacket $650 & Frame Fine Varigated Blazer $550
  2. A.P.C. Niki Striped Cotton Shirt $135 & Everlane Mockneck Crop Sweater $55 & La Ligne Striped Cashmere Sweater $275
  3. Adina Reyter Diamond Small Rays Necklace $695 look for less click here
  4. A.P.C. Half Moon Bag $455 click here for navy and brown color way.
  5. RE/DONE High Rise Rigid Stove Pipe Jeans $250 & RE/DONE Double Needle Crop Jeans $250
  6. Charlotte Olympia Kitty Flats $495 & Charlotte Olympia Leopard Metallic Flats $510

 

photo: Sophia Rosemary

Black-Bag-Boot

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  1. Wandler Hortensia Medium Leather Shoulder Bag $995 click here for large size. Amsterdam based founder Elza Wandler wanted to create bags that are beautiful yet simple.
  2. Montelliana Margherita Cavallino Hiking Boot $380 click here for olive color. This Italian hiking boot brand has been around since 1965. They combine luxury with the outdoors.
  3. Danse Lente Morna Mini Leather Tote $495 & Danse Lente Mia Smooth Leather Shoulder Bag $425 This London based brand works with skilled craftsmen, tanners, and metalsmiths to create handmade leather bags, and accessories.
  4. Loeffler Randall Gia tall Boot $695 These are the HOT boots of the season.
  5. Mansur Black Hobo Bag $795 Soft suede, drawstring closure hobo bag. This is a new style from Mansur.
  6. Isabel Marant Suede Denzy Boot $825 more sizing click here here here. These Isabel Marant boots are selling out, if you want them grab them!
  7. Acne Studios Crossbody Leather Shoulder Bag $420 Crafted from Italian smooth leather. This small crossbody bag can also be worn as a belt.

Denim Check

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  1. Levi’s Ex-Boyfriend Sherpa Trucker Jacket $125 also like this one Levi’s Oversized Sherpa Jacket $168 A denim jacket that can keep you warm in Fall.
  2. Matiko Lori Point Toe Slingback $150 These tartan plaid sling back’s are adorable! I also like these by Matiko click here.
  3.  MOTHER Insider Crop Step Fray $228 I have these are love the length, flare, and soft denim on these MOTHER jeans.
  4. AG Acoustic Button Down Shirt $198 Classic white button is a wardrobe staple. I like the cropped length on this one.
  5. Vans Platform Slip-On Sneaker $59.95 Love the look of these with jeans, but also with a dress, or skirt.
  6. Quench Lip Rescue Balm Cherry $19 I have the nude, and just picked up the cherry.
  7. Clare V. Midi Sac Crossbody Bag $299 additional inventory click here. Nice small crossbody purse. The checkerboard pattern is a must for Fall.

Fur-fect!

Fur-fect!

  1. Vince Plush Coat $495 The faux fur is starting to trickle in for Fall. I love to have one statement jacket for Fall, and I love love love this one! Click here if your size is sold out at Shopbop.
  2. ST AGNI Siena Leather Rattan Slipper The slide trend is continuing into Fall, the shape is just getting more pointy in the toe box.
  3. Frame 70’s Fitted Tee Short Sleeve $115 70″s Fitted Tee Long Sleeve $125 Great fitted stripe tee.
  4. MOTHER Stinger Flood Jean $258 These MOTHER jeans are button fly, ankle length, straight leg, and have distressed detailing on the knees and back pockets.
  5. Vince Turtleneck Pullover $95 I love a turtleneck, and especially when it’s 100% cotton.
  6. Everlane Form Bag $235 This Everlane bag is 100% Italian leather, made in Italy, magnetic closure, and fits a 13 inch laptop. It’s been extremely popular the cognac is in stock and ships August 22nd!

Must Have Monogram

I posted a picture on Instagram yesterday wearing my monogrammed red Leatherology bag. I got several comments asking where I got it…so here you go. It’s the Meadow Double Zip Camera Bag from Leatherology. I have to say I love it! It’s the perfect size, and I can fit everything I need in it. They offer hand painting monogramming along with traditional embossing. There are so many fun colors to choose from and you can’t beat the price for a full grain leather bag.

photo: Lauren Johnson, Jennifer Meyer, & Kathleen Barnes

CHECK

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Check Your Head is the third studio album by American hip hop group Beastie Boys, released on April 21, 1992 by Capitol Records. One of my favorites!

  1. Solid & Striped x RE/DONE Malibu Sweatshirt $195 Part of a collaboration between Solid & Striped and cult LA label RE/DONE, this ‘The Malibu’ hooded top has a cool West Coast vibe.
  2. Rag & Bone Ridley Gingham Sweater $350 This cozy Rag & Bone sweater just arrived at Nordstrom.
  3. Louis Vuitton Noe BB Damier Azur Canvas $1230 The bucket bag is trending big time! I love this classic one from Louis Vuitton.
  4. Clare V. Flat Clutch $245 This beaded evening clutch will spruce up an evening out on the town.
  5. Solid & Striped RE/DONE The Malibu Checked Swimsuit $170 black color way click here. Created in Water Mill, New York, Solid & Striped strives for elegance and simplicity with its swimwear collections. Everything is made from the finest European and Japanese fabrics.
  6. Vans Classic Checker Sneaker $49.95 Favorites of skateboarders and surfers alike since 1966.