Ace & Jig Fall 2018

Inspired by California chef and “slow food” pioneer Alice Waters, Ace & Jig designers Jenna Wilson and Cary Vaughan took the colors of the rainbow as the foundation for their fall collection. The textures and colors of…

Mira Mikati

My latest designer crush couldn’t have been discovered at a better time. With so much heartbreak and sadness in our society today, Mira Mikati uplifts the spirits with her refreshingly joyful and nostalgically playful, eponymous label. The…

Khaite Pre-Fall 2018

About once a year, I manage to muster up enough courage to purge my closet. The most recent catalyst was the desire to simplify, simplify, simplify. An entire weekend and four trash bags later, I…

Rodarte Fall 2018

Rodarte‘s Kate and Laura Mulleavy opted for a lookbook in lieu of a show this season and I must say, I prefer to enjoy a collection this way. The photos exude a compelling feeling that…

Dondup Pre-Fall 2018

Checkered trench coats, pleated skirts, chenille pajama sets, frayed knits, silk georgette dresses, tracksuits, and mohair sweaters . . . Dondup‘s pre-fall collection is a lesson in how to pull off imperfectly perfect mixing and…

Ader Error Fall 2017

Let me introduce you to Ader Error, my latest obsession. Who is Ader WHO, you ask? Let’s just say, if you married the androgynous aesthetic of Vetements (but at a much more realistic price range), the 60s…

Rebecca de Ravenel Spring 2018

Jewelry designer, and creator of the ubiquitous Les Bonbons earrings, Rebecca de Ravenel has officially entered the world of ready to wear. Her playful and chic island aesthetic has been translated into a collection of simple, yet luxurious,…

Christine Alcalay Spring 2018

Becoming a designer was never a choice for Christine Alcalay – it’s who she always was. After immigrating to New York City from Vietnam, at the age of three, she was introduced to a needle…