spring | martin grant

Designer Martin Grant knows how to cut a flattering silhouette. His wide-legged trousers create legs-for-days and his body-skimming dresses merely graze the body or swing away from it entirely. For spring, the pants feature high-waists (adding even more body length) with crisp pleating for day, and soft and drapey for evening. Martin also loves a …

resort | karen walker

Pre-spring/ resort collections are typically unveiled about 6 months before they go on sale to the public. So taking this into account, as well as our current climate for political activism, designer Karen Walker seems especially prescient with her resort range. Entitled Mujer, Karen pays homage to the women of the 1936 Spanish Revolution, where …

pre-spring | raquel allegra

The sleepwear as sportswear trend has been happening for many seasons now, but Raquel Allegra’s take for Resort is more sophisticated than the rest of the lot. No red carpet pajama sets here! Instead, Allegra turned out ethereal separates and dresses that nod to nighties but would never be mistaken for them. See silk drawstring …

trade by gina la morte

You remember Boho, right? Boho was one of the last, great independent fashion/ lifestyle magazines, one that we would rush to Barnes & Nobles to grab every season and cozy up with for hours, reading every single page. With a strong focus on sustainable living and charitable giving, Boho was printed on non-glossy 100% post-consumer …

resort | monse

New York label Monse has been in existence for less than two years but they’ve already made a massive impression on contemporary fashion. This is partially due to the fashion pedigree of founders Fernando Garcia and Laura Kim (both formerly of Oscar de la Renta) and their tight Hollywood connections (Monse has been a favorite …

style wise | grey pants

Etro | sweater: Bottega Veneta | bag: Jerome Dreyfuss | shoes: Sam Edelman | bangle: Kate Spade Brunello Cucinelli | shirt: J.Crew | bag: Les Petits Joueurs | necklace: Alexis Bittar | shoes: Tretorn Karl Lagerfeld | top: Veronica Beard | necklace: Kendra Scott | bag: Proenza Schouler | bangle: Lynn Ban | shoes: Kenneth …