2011 May 10
Theodora & Callum Scarves
WHAT: Theodora & Callum Scarves
WHY: We're totally fixated on Theodora & Callum's technicolor tippets. They're the all-purpose accoutrement of the summer--knot it, belt it, or loop it through. Wear it as a scarf, a halter dress, a mini, or a pareo. The best part? In honor of Julia Roberts' Favorite Things, which debuted on Oprah last Friday, Theodora & Callum are tossing in a $25 gift card! Who doesn't love a freebie?
AVAILABLE: $48-298, Theodora & Callum
2011 May 9
Soludos Summer Shoe
WHAT: Soludos Summer Shoe
WHY: Pass the granola! Soludos' boheme canvas slip-ons are the free spirit's accessory du jour. Mediterranean belles have been in-the-know for centuries but Hollywood gal pals like Kate Bosworth, Jennifer Garner, Hilary Duff, and Kristen Stewart are just catching on. Can you blame them? With an eco-friendly, all natural jute sole, cotton canvas upper, and a bevy of poppy patterns, Soludos has whipped up a winning recipe. Plus! Every pair is under $30.
AVAILABLE: $26-28, Soludos.com
2011 May 6
Kimberly McDonald Double Geode Earrings
WHAT: Kimberly McDonald Double Geode Earrings
WHY: Forget the typical "thank you" bouquet. Boring! And while you're at it, ignore the last-minute "spa day"--you did that last year, remember? This Mother's Day, show the mère in your life how much you adore her with double geode drop earrings dipped in 18 carat yellow gold and hugged by a total of 2.68 carats of diamonds. After all, wasn't it Mum who taught you that more is always more?
AVAILABLE: $20,315, BrownsFashion.com
2011 May 5
WHAT: Hammitt Pacifica Abbott Kinney bag
WHY: Obviously, Spring it's all about feathers...and fringe! Inspired by the bohemian spirit of Venice's Abbott Kinney Boulevard, this bag not only satisfies the current trendy obsession but delivers luxe quality with butter soft leather. Touting just enough fringe, you also get a dash of edginess with Hammitt's signature rivet detailing in antique nickle on the sides. Plus, each one is handcrafted by local artisans in Los Angeles—support your local! And if your tastes don't run on the boho side, Hammitt's releasing a darker collection inspired by True Blood hitting stores in July. Stay tuned.
AVAILABLE: $575, www.hammitt.com (for store locations)