Summer to Fall

As the weather slowly starts to change, it can be more and more challenging to know how to dress fashionably, but it’s actually very easy. Many of our warm-weather essentials can be reimagined for the new season. No need to say goodbye to our beloved tops or slip dresses, because here are the best ways to transition all your favorite items from Summer to Fall!


Hippie Tops

Pair these cool-girl staples with a skinny or flared jean, a tailored jacket, and perhaps a biker jacket to toughen it up!

Get The Look: Chloe Oliver The Sonora Peasant Blouse ($99), Mother Looker Cropped Skinny Jeans ($196)


Graphic Tee

Wear your favorite graphic tee into fall with a suit and printed scarf!

Get The Look: Moschino Polka Dot and Stripe Hearts Silk Square Scarf ($122)


White Jeans

Pair with your favorite blouse and some killer heels for casual elegance.

Get The Look: J Brand White Skinny Jeans ($184)



Take your shorts to the next level with a pair of over the knee boots!

Get The Look: Proenza Schouler High Waisted Tweed Shorts ($850), Dune London Tolly Suede Flat Over The Knee Boots ($465)


Slip Dress

Transition your slinky slip dress with a cardigan and cool-girl boots.

Get The Look: DKNY Floral Print Lace Slip Dress ($388), Zara Oversize Cable Knit Cardigan ($60)


Floral Jacket

Another day, another stellar jacket. Pair a floral jacket with sleek leather pants and your go-to white top.

Get The Look: Mink Pink Flower Power Jacket ($75)


Gladiator Sandals

Wear these strappy staples with a maxi dress! On Damsel in Dior: J. Crew Studded Lace-Up Gladiator Sandals ($158)

Get The Look: Dolce Vita Santa Monica Lace Up Sandal ($129), The Reformation Dragon Dress ($258)


Denim Jacket

Conquer the double jacket trend with a fitted a denim one and a long oversized coat!

Get The Look: J.Crew Vintage Denim Jacket ($120), Band of Outsiders Oversized Wool Coat in Navy ($495)


Midi Skirt

Wear this ladylike piece with a tucked-in, long-sleeved tee and classic pumps.

Get The Look: For Love & Lemons Holly Skirt ($193), Diane von Furstenberg Bethany Pumps ($325)

How do you Transition your Style?



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Fall Shoes Under $60

With all the affordable shoes on the market right now that look like they cost half a paycheck but actually ring in under $60, It’s OK to stock up on this Fall’s hot trends. Here are the perfect Sunday sneakers, Going-out steppers, Lock-it-down work heels, Beautiful ballet flats and Stunning Booties you’ll want to snatch up pronto. Now these are the shoes you won’t feel guilty falling for!


Miss Selfridge Altitude Lace Boot, $26, available at Miss Selfridge.


Express Slip-On Sneaker, $48.93, available at Express.


Nine West Ugogirl Pointy Toe Pumps, $49.99, available at Nine West.


adidas SE Daily Vulc Shoes, $39.99, available at adidas.


Shoe Cult Command Heel, $35.20, available at Nasty Gal.


American Eagle Outfitters Slip-On Sneaker, $19.98, available at American Eagle Outfitters.


Missguided Pamela Nude Glitter Heel Sandals, $27, available at Missguided.


Mossimo Susan Heeled Bootie, $34.99, available at Target.


ModCloth Can-Can I Kick It? Heel, $39.99, available at ModCloth.


Superga Cotu Camouflage Polyester Sneakers, $29.99, available at Lord & Taylor.


Blessing-Co I Love You pumps, $55, available at Blessing-Co.


Fashion Union Clyde Pointy Stiletto With Ankle Strap, $38.49, available at Fashion Union.


J.Crew Factory Harper Double-Bow Flats, $48, available at J.Crew Factory.


J.C. Dossier Priveleged Captain Mary Jane, $39.77, available at Akira.


Ruche Bellini Heels, $42.99, available at Ruche.


Blessing-Co Red Velvet Booties, $50, available at Blessing-Co.


H&M Lace-Up Boots, $34.95, available at H&M.


Old Navy Sueded Stiletto Pumps, $32.94, available at Old Navy.


Gap Classic Leather Ballet Flats, $39.95, available at Gap.


Boohoo Nicole Contrast Panel Flatform Chunky Flat, $30, available at Boohoo.


Vans Neon Authentic Sneakers, $45, available at Vans.


ASOS Tidal Shoe Boots, $48.37, available at ASOS.

Shoes you can Fall for!




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Make Your Boyfriend Jeans Sexy

Just like an outfit doesn’t need to show a ton of skin to be sexy, a pair of thoughtfully styled boyfriend jeans can look just as hot as skinny jeans do. In other words: you can opt for comfort, and still look like a total babe. To illustrate the point, here are some ensembles that show just how easy it is to make your boyfriend jeans look sexy!


Perfect Companion

Style Tip: Go for a Miranda Kerr-inspired look, and wear your boyfriend jeans with a cropped sleeveless sweater, animal-print bag, and Birkenstocks.
Wearing: Zara top; Frame Denim Le Garcon Slim Cuffed Jeans ($229); A.L.C. bag; Birkenstock Suede Sandals ($130).


Draped Jacket

Style Tip: The love for draped jackets is going strong, and this crop top, draped jacket, and boyfriend jeans combo is a perfect example why.


Sheer Genius

Style Tip: Model Constance Jablonski balanced her ultra-sexy sheer shirt with a pair of slouchy jeans.
Wearing: Equipment shirt; Rag & Bone jeans; Saint Laurent bag and shoes.


Sporty Separates

Style Tip: Punch up your denim with sporty separates, like a beanie and high-top sneakers.



Style Tip: If your boyfriend jeans are extra slouchy, take a page from Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s playbook, and experiment with a high-low top for a fashionable, flattering look.
Wearing: Citizens of Humanity jeans; Chloe heels.


Sky-High Stilettos

Style Tip: For an instant uplift, style your boyfriend jeans as Chrissy Teigen does with a pair of stilettos.
Wearing: One Teaspoon Awesome Baggie Jeans ($148); Valentino bag; Stuart Weitzman heels.


Savvy Accessorizing

Style Tip: Take a tip from blogger Elin Kling, and accessorize your boyfriend jeans ensemble with a fedora, structured tote, and pointy-toe pumps.


Biker Babe

Style Tip: Toughen up your boyfriend jeans with a leather jacket and cool cut-out boots.

Now that you know how to make them sexy, get the look with these boyfriend jeans:

Acne Studios Pop Vintage Boyfriend Jeans ($270), True Religion Audrey Mid-Rise Boyfriends ($198), Goldsign His Jeans ($258), Madewell The Boyjean ($115), Rag & Bone/Jean The Boyfriend Jeans ($242),

How do you make your Jeans Sexy?



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6 New Luxury Labels

There’s a slew of luxury-minded designers out there who are taking the craft of clothing to the upper echelons, while still maintaining the inventiveness of newbie indie brands. You’ve been searching high and low to find them, and now it’s time to reveal the designers who represent the new high-end. Here’s a glimpse into the future — these are the pieces your grand-kids will be vying for in your closet someday.


Ellery: Luxury In Workwear
Australian designer Kym Ellery has somehow figured out a way to take the most traditional, formal suiting pieces and infuse them with all the glamour of a gown. Just take a look at her resort ’15 collection, which is an imaginative assemblage of: perfectly cropped culottes; crisp, multi-layered oxfords; and structured sheaths in a palette of ivory, charcoal, and banker’s blue. Ellery: for the woman who considers that corner office her fairytale kingdom.


Chris Gelinas, Luxury Bespoke
There are certain moments when you know that something is going to become huge, whether it’s a designer’s game-changing use of a new stud shape, or a brand-new silhouette that’ll change the way women approach clothes for an era. Chris Gelinas’ line of clothes is filled to the brim with that sort of special. Revel in this designers sportswear-meets-couture approach, and watch as everything you think about fashion changes.


Delpozo: Luxury With Whimsy
Attending a Delpozo show during Fashion Week is an interactive event — with every joyful creation that comes down the runway, there’s a chorus of reflexive gasps, titters, and declarations of love. Delpozo has taken a childlike approach to beautiful clothes, and in so doing has brought a new whimsical air.


Fausto Puglisi: Luxury In Every Day
If you’ve seen Fausto’s name before, it’s because of his celebrity endorsers — he’s wooed indie darlings and style daredevils with his tropical-gone-badass silhouettes. But, where he’s really shone his strength is in turning everyday pieces — silk blouses, long-length skirts, patterned shifts, and statement coats — into ones that are just as glamorous as his red-carpet fare.


Mugler: Luxury, Reincarnated
The storied Thierry Mugler brand, with a new designer, David Koma at the helm of the label and the re-imagination of Mugler’s “power bitch” the collection feels more exciting than anything we’ve seen in years. Touches of theatricality (by way of sequins, origami, and design elements plucked from bondage-wear) weave through these sharply tailored separates.

In love with luxury!



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Accessorize Like A Style Star

There is an art to accessorizing! Which is why I culled a list of the top accessory trends guaranteed to make you a style star. From slip-on sneakers to double-sided earrings to backpacks and beyond—there’s an accessory for every style-setter!



This athletic shoe trend is going nowhere, and we’d like to keep it that way!

New Balance Suede Nylon Sneakers ($128)
A super stylish sneaker!


Friendship Bracelets

These playful, colorful bracelets are the ideal addition to any arm party.

Chan Luu Beaded Leather Wrap Bracelet ($50)
Try a beaded one for added flair.


Oversized Necklaces

Fact: an oversized necklace is a street style staple.

Marni Necklace ($670)
Just imagine the statement this necklace would make with all your ensembles!


Slip-On Sneakers

A shoe trend your feet will love—hooray!

MSGM 20MM Brushed Wool Slip-On Sneakers ($437)
These sneakers will transition into fall quite nicely.


Fanny Packs

This hands-free bag is totally shedding it’s nerdy associations.

Clare V. Fanny Pack ($266)
This belt bag adds instant style!



You’ve got to appreciate a well-styled scarf.

Steven Alan Symbol Silk Scarf ($72)
This scarf is minty fresh!



We’re starting to wonder if these will ever go out of style.

Birkenstock Arizona Oiled Black Sandals ($120)
The sandal of the season !



Look stylish while simultaneously dancing to your favorite tunes.

Friends Layla Leather and Rose Gold-Tone Headphones ($150)
Headphones never looked so good.


Stacked Rings

You can’t do an accessory roundup without mentioning stacked rings!

Gabriela Artigas Rose Simple Band Rings ($462)
Dainty rings are the best for stacking.



Backpacks are establishing themselves as the It-bag of the season!

Mansur Gavriel Backpack ($950)
Can you say, swoon?



Shoes with socks never looked so chic.

Stance Lottie Olive Socks ($12)
J’adore polka dot socks.


Looped Belts

This easy and stylish belt trick is definitely a fave.

Isabel Marant Barbershop Beaded Leather Belt ($490)
Bonjour, belt!


Bold Boots

Printed boots look well-balanced with a white dress.

Burberry Hand-Painted Leather Ankle Boots ($1695)
Say hello to the boot you’re dying to own.



There’s something so youthful and playful about an emoji-adorned accessory!

Acne Studios Adriana Metallic Silver Sneakers ($420)
You’ll feel like the coolest girl on the block in these metallic sneakers.


Double-Sided Earrings

Double-sided earrings add the perfect amount of polish to an outfit.

Dior Tee Shirt Earrings ($470, 310.859.4700)
Two words: must have.



Treat your look to a masculine-inspired accessory, like a black bow.

Saint Laurent Classic Lavaliere ($295)
This is just the accessory our outfit needs.


Statement Sunnies

Make a statement with a pair of attention-grabbing sunglasses.

Oliver Peoples Op-4 Sunglasses ($480)
You’ll feel like a star in these sunnies.


Big Buckles

The bigger the better, right?

Givenchy Oversized Buckle Sandals ($1095)
Buckle me beautiful.


Bucket Bags

Bucket bags are a street style mainstay!

Building Block Pail ($291)
I dare you to not fall in love with this purse.

Your A Style Star!



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What They Wore: Emmys

The red carpet at the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards was a glamorous affair, complete with a sea of red and white gowns. Here are all the details on the evening’s most talked-about looks!


WHO: Heidi Klum

WEARING: Zac Posen dress; Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.


WHO: Kate Mara

WEARING: J. Mendel ivory silk chiffon and embroidered tulle dress with pleated skirt; Thale Blanc clutch; Charlotte Olympia heels.


WHO: Zooey Deschanel

WEARING: Oscar de la Renta dress; Forevermark jewelry; Roger Vivier Secret Garden Pilgrim clutch; Jimmy Choo Aza pumps.


WHO: Amy Poehler

WEARING: THEIA matte silver sequin and crystal hand embroidered gown from the F/W 14 collection; Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.


WHO: Natalie Dormer

WEARING: J. Mendel gown from the Resort 15 collection; Fred Leighton jewelry; Sophia Webster Tyra Slingbacks.


WHO: Lizzy Caplan

WEARING: Donna Karan Atelier black and white silk gazar and sheer organza panel gown with high neck criss-cross straps; Neil Lane jewelry; Judith Leiber clutch; Brian Atwood heels.


WHO: Taylor Schilling

WEARING: Zuhair Murad Fall 14 Couture pale platinum gown; Forevermark jewelry; Rauwolf clutch.


WHO: January Jones

WEARING: Prabal Gurung gown; Jack Vartanian earring; Carla Amorim ring; Rauwolf clutch; Christian Louboutin shoes.


WHO: Allison Williams

WEARING: Giambattista Valli embroidered silk tulle top with grosgrain bow and tulle with grosgrain skirt.


WHO: Julia Roberts

WEARING: Elie Saab Couture midnight blue dress with deep v neckline, fully embroidered with stones, pearls and a peplum waist encrusted with swarovski strass and a flared skirt; Wilfred Rosado earrings; Irene Neuwirth ring; Christian Louboutin shoes.


WHO: Sarah Hyland

WEARING: Christian Siriano top and skirt; Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.


WHO: Sofia Vergara

WEARING: Roberto Cavalli dress; Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.

Which leading ladies made your best-dressed list?



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Trend Report: Floral Heels

So, the days are starting to get shorter. That doesn’t mean that it’s time to give up your perfect floral shoe. These blooming heels are great for the office, party, wedding and dance floor! Walk on roses with these blossoming beauties!


Ted Baker Saeber Printed Court Heel, $200;

 -floral-heels-palter-delisoPalter DeLiso Fancy Ivory Fuschia Silk Pump, $895;


Nasty Gal Shoe Cult Nicole Pump, $55;

Tropical Floral Heels Blue

Blessing-Co floral print platforms in blue paradise, $36; Blessing-Co


Dune Blossom-Multi Floral Print Pointed Toe Pump, $50;


Stuart Weitzman The Nouveau Pump, $313;


Loeffler Randall Dahalia Platform Sandal, $128;

Tropical Floral Heels Pink

Blessing-Co pink punch tropical heels, $36; Blessing-Co


Steve Madden Cythiaa, $130;


Topshop Glory Floral Print High Shoes, $45;


MSGM Floral Screen Printed Satin Pumps, $304;

Floral and Fabulous!



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Wear White Lace!

Like chiffon and tulle, lace is one of those ethereal fabrics that gives your look feminine flair, especially when it’s in a refreshing shade of white. Here are some of the best ways to wear white lace and get the look yourself!

Pencil Skirt + Large Florals



On Jamie Chung of What The Chung: Storets top and Dolce Dolce Lace Skirt ($158).


Pixie Market Josephine Lace Skirt ($76)

Sexy Silhouette


On Nicola Peltz: Stella McCartney bodysuit.


For Love & Lemons Lulu Mesh-Inset Lace Dress ($230)

Midi Dress + Metallic Pumps


On Keira Knightley: Valentino Resort 2015 dress.


Collette by Collette Dinnigan Lacey Days Dress ($606)

Romantic Tank + Circle Skirt


On Ella Catliff of La Petite Anglaise: Club Monaco Masey Lace Tank ($99) and Lyn Faux Leather Skirt ($150).


Loft Petite Lace Tank ($70)

Matching Set


On Jessica Alba: Tanya Taylor Bora Floral Mesh Crop Top ($575) and skirt; Lanvin Sugar Lambskin Shoulder Bag ($2190); Sarah Flint Lisa Black Nappa Flats ($545).


Little White Lies Daisy Lace High Neck Top ($80) and Shorts ($93)

See-Through Blouse + Ripped Jeans


On Jessica Stein of Tuula Vintage: Lover top; Nobody Denim jeans.


Alexis Anguilla Open Back Lace Blouse ($319)

How Do You Wear White Lace?



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Tropical Paradise

Can’t make it to the Islands this summer? That’s no problem when your wardrobe is full of Hawaiian prints and bright colors. Here are the boldest tropical picks guaranteed to make you feel like you’re on vacation!



Fausto Puglisi Tropical Print Skirt, $776;


Shield Denim Uma Hawaii Skinny Jean, $105;


Cynthia Rowley Lei T-Shirt, $119;


Topshop Tall Hawaii Military Shirtdress, $84;


Sperry Top-Sider Hawaiian Underwire Bikini Top, $40;


Emma Cook Hawaii Jumpsuit, $219;


Topshop Mono Tropical Print Raglan Tee, $72;


New Look Lilac Tie Dye Palm Tree Print Midi Dress, $22;


Topshop Hibiscus Bardot Bandeau Top, $48;


Isabel Marant Mira Printed Silk-Poplin Dress, $296;


Wallis Fashion Black Tropical Swimsuit, $39;


Boohoo Abigail Tropical Print Midi Bodycon Skirt, $16;


Scotch & Soda Printed Boyfriend Shorts, $45;


Cynthia Rowley Hawaiian Quilt Print V-Neck Dress, $279;


Monsoon Laguna Print Trouser, $30;

You’re in Paradise!



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Bright Beauty

Turn the vivid makeup game on its head by upgrading your creamy pastels and giving them a neon bite!

Makeup guru Janessa Paré, shows us how to work these updated neons into our beauty routine.


Magnetic Mint
Mint is a bright pastel and this color pops with any eye hue. The easiest way to pull it off is with a fade-out liner. Like the ombré lip, this focuses the pigment at one point — here, the inner corner of the eye — and then gently diminishes as it extends outward.To round everything out and balance the bright green, Paré added a pinky-brown shade to the lips and cheeks.

Stila Smudge Stick Eyeliner in Mint Julep, $20, available at Sephora.


Electric Lavender
You may be wearing a bright lip, but that doesn’t mean the rest of your makeup should fall by the wayside. “Keep the rest of the makeup warm and monochromatic”. “Add a swipe of bronzer to the cheekbones, and use a warm cream eyeshadow around the eyes.” The warm, bronze shades will neutralize your look while still adding a pop of color. “They keep your skin looking very healthy,” Paré says.

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Lip Tar in Rollergirl, $18, available at Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics; Make Up For Ever Aqua Matic Eyeshadow in Satiny Warm Brown, $21, available at Make Up For Ever.


Peach Sorbet
Paré suggests prepping your lips before you apply your shade. “When doing a center pout color, it’s important to have a base or primer on the lips,” she says. “It keeps the texture on the whole lip looking healthy. Plus, the color grabs evenly.” Once the hue was in place, Paré gently blended the orange shade toward the outer corners, so the most intense pigment was in the center of the lips and then gently faded out. “You also want to fill in your brows,” she says. “It will balance this bright lip and keep you looking more polished.”

Aveda Nourish-Mint Lip Definer, $20, available at Aveda; Wilfred Massena T-Shirt, $28, available at Aritzia.


Not-So-Mellow Yellow
A thick, bright wash of color is the ultimate way to conquer this trend. But, even though it appears as if there’s just one shade of yellow on the lids here, there is actually two.”Apply a cream shadow at the lashline, and fade upward with your finger,” she says. “Then, use a powder and apply it over the cream, using the same technique.” Stacking the two textures will help this makeup really pop. Be sure to apply white liner to the lower waterline with this wash of color. It will open your eyes!

Shiseido Shimmering Cream Shadow in Lemoncello, $25, available at Nordstrom; Make Up For Ever Matte Eye Shadow in Sunflower, $21, available at Make Up For Ever; Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil in Yeyo, $20, available at Sephora.


P.M. Pastels
Bright shades, like a Pepto-pink pout, can transition to nighttime. Paré used a blush similar in color to the lipstick shade, which concentrates the vivid pink hue at the center of the face. While the pink lip is bright and cheerful, it’s the subtly moody eye makeup that really takes this from sweet to sultry. Paré added an indigo shade to the inner waterline to create balance on the cheeks and lips. “Adding a rich color liner will keep the theme and make the look more dramatic and sexy,” she says. To finish, she tapped on a taupe shadow to round out the entire eye.

Armour Lip Gloss in Hello, $21, available at Armour; Aveda Petal Essence Eye Definer in Wild Indigo, $16, available at Aveda; Kevyn Aucoin Creamy Glow Blush in Pravella, $26, available at Nordstrom.


Neon Neutrals
Yes, even neutrals, like a bright white, can be neon. But, it’s not just the intensity of color that makes this so bold — the shape of the ivory liner helps give the look a high-impact effect. Paré started by outlining the natural crease of the eye in white. Once you’ve got the shape, you can fill it in with your eyeliner. To make the white extra bright, Paré outlined the almond shape in brown. “For added dimension, apply the shadow above your ivory shape, fading into the brow,” she says. “You should also blend it to the outer one-third of the lower lashline.” The brown acts as a shadow, which contrasts the liner and helps it pop even more.

NYX Retractable Eyeliner, $4.49, available at Ulta; endless rose White Lace Net Top, $74, available at Pixie Market.

Your Bright And Beautiful!



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