2011 June 7
Theodora & Callum Blue Navajo Linen Biarritz Espadrille
WHAT: Theodora & Callum Blue Navajo Linen Biarritz Espadrille
WHY: Whether you're a beach-combing Montauk gal or a devoted Bridgehampton polo-ette, you're in serious need of a pair of outdoor-friendly wedges. We're talking about the kind of footwear that can withstand (almost) anything. Take, for example, Theodora & Callum's Mediterranean espadrilles. The ultra-comfy pair, decorated with a stunning Aegean blue Aztec pattern, will keep you well-grounded in a sturdy 3.5 inch heel. Now, that's taking your ensembles (and legs) to new heights.
AVAILABLE: $395, TheodoraandCallum.com
2011 June 6
Akong Golden Epaulettes
WHAT: Akong Golden Epaulettes
WHY: Not a fan of the “cold shoulder?” Neither are we, cheris. Decorate your bare épaules with Nicole Akong’s goddess-meets-Roman warrior epaulettes adorned with yellow gold plated aluminum and brass leafs and dripping with gunmetal chains. Slip it over your slinky summer cocktail dress or wear atop your workday blazer for a desk-to-dinner look that'll nab you the gold.
AVAILABLE: $1480, Pre-order at www.Kabiri.co.uk
2011 June 3
FLorian Horn Bracelet
WHAT: FLorian Horn Bracelet
WHY: Why should your eyes have all the horn-rimmed fun? Get your wrists in on the action with a hand-carved FLorian bracelet from German-based jewelry genius, Florian Ladstaetter. A gorgeously mottled and streaked expanse of natural horn is fashioned into gradated cuff with rounded edges on a ladder-like expanse. As for any excessive uses of flannel, well, you'll have to contend with that excess of hipsterdom by your lonesome.
AVAILABLE: $210, OpeningCeremony.us
2011 June 2
Elisaniro Woven Open Toe Heel
WHAT: Elisaniro Woven Open Toe Heel
WHY: Cash or credit? Blended or on the rocks? Taxi or subway? Life is rife with difficult decisions, all the way down to one's footwear. So when your next boots-or-sandals conundrum strikes, no need to choose! Just slip on these Elisaniro woven wonders for an edgy, deliciously detailed amalgam of everything your pieds desire. Flaunt that pedi from the open-toed frontal view, while a glimpse from a side angle lets oglers admire the supple, woven black leather topped off with some knotty action propped on a riveting (and slightly, chicly peculiar) rounded heel. So you can expend your energy deliberating over what to order for dinner instead. Whew!
AVAILABLE: $632, OakNYC.com