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Mad for Plaid

Mad for Plaid

Plaid and fall go hand in hand. Unlike the frumpy flannels of the nineties, the plaid we're seeing this season is totally refined.  Timeless tartans are featured in silk chiffon and sophisticated silhouettes with an edge. 

From L to R: Loren Stewart necklace, Rene Escobar 18k gold and diamond bracelet, Annabel Ingall "Isabella" tote, L'Agence "Kendall" dress, Vince shearling trimmed jacket, Shay 18k gold and diamond choker, Vince cross-body, McQ plaid blouse, Joseph suede leggings & RtA "Rene" jacket. 

Pair your plaid with leather and denim and edgy accessories for a downtown vibe.  This look is anything but outdoorsy.

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Collegiate Cool

Collegiate Cool

Back to school season is here - just look at your Instagram feed - which means its time to switch gears and get into the fall/winter routine. Whether you have kids in school or not, it's hard not to feel the changes that come with this time of year.

Rather than get too blue, we're taking some inspiration from that classic college staple, the varsity jacket. No longer limited to the prepsters, this piece has taken a cue from the cool girls and been updated in a shrunken silhouette in the inkiest black. Pair yours with distressed denim and a slinky white tee for day and throw it over your favorite mini dress worn with white sneakers for a relaxed, date-night look.

From L to R: Rag & Bone "Camden" jacket. RtA "Jewel" tee, Citizens of Humanity "Rocket" high-rise skinny jeans, Anzie medallion, McQ cotton scarf & Vince "Park Collection" small cross-body.

The varsity jacket is a timeless and totally versatile addition to your fall wardrobe, and a piece you'll grab again and again.

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90's Vibes

90's Vibes

The dream of the nineties is alive in fashion. We've seen it all over the runways and on the pages of magazines. From Rag & Bone to Louis Vuitton: slinky slip dresses layered over sheer t-shirts, delicate chokers, distressed everything with fishnets and combat boots. 

Unlike the thrift store gear of decades past, this season is a stark contrast with luxe fabrics, sleek silhouettes and accents of fur, leather, subtle sparkle and washed silk.

From L to R: Cotton by Autumn Cashmere maxi cardigan, Vince convertible backpack, Shay 18k rose gold and diamond choker, Vince silk slip dress, McQ knit pullover, Vince leather skirt, Rene Escobar 18k gold, oxidized silver and diamond bangles, Shay 18k white gold and diamond choker and Rag & Bone moto cross-body.

The 90's vibe is a great transitional look that will take you from grey days like today to the heat of the summer (hello slip dress, sandals and backpack!) all the way through fall (remember that fur we mentioned?) while staying edgy and current.

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