2009 September 12
WHAT: Prada cutout studded platform
WHY: They may not be those over-the-knee wellies we've been swooning over since March, but they'll certainly do. Prada's bordeaux and black crackled leather platforms, speckled with stud, have all the drama that you remember from that stunningly dark runway show...but they're un peu easier to pull off with your day-to-day ensembles. What could be better?
2009 September 11
WHAT: Yves Saint Laurent Gloss Volupté sheer sensual gloss stick.
WHY: You've been running around town to shows for just a few days now, but you're already feeling the fatigue. Don't you know a hint of color is all you need to refresh those faces, darlings? Yves Saint Laurent's new Gloss Volupté will bring a bit of life back to that face just in time for the next show. And fear not: unlike more dramatic lip colors, this sheer gloss is easy enough to apply on the go. Carry on!
2009 September 10
WHAT: Chrishabana and A.Ok Janet earring
WHY: We're not sure if we're brave enough to pull this one off--but we're certainly intrigued. Chrishabana and A. Ok (Oak's lower-priced offshoot line) have collaborated on a "Legends of Pop" collection to pay tribute to the one and only Janet Jackson with this single earring: a giant colbalt hoop decorated with a tiny key charm. Well, they do say the '80s are back, non?
2009 September 9
WHAT: Mulberry smudged leopard print handbag
WHY: We're always going back to our classic black tote, but let's face it: sometimes, our bag collection is in desperate need of a wake-up call. Enter Mulberry, with this bright bag in a sassy print. The smudgy leopard spots channel your inner Sophia Loren--if Sophia Loren was into neon...