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Thu 08.14
Altuzarra for Target Collection

Altuzarra for Target Collection: The Real Deal

For his mere 30 years, Joseph Altuzarra isn’t just an especially precocious designer. He makes elevated clothes for the fully realized, fully grown woman. Happily, his latest venture is no exception. Runway versus real life? Where many designers have trouble bridging the gap, Joseph has effortlessly solved the equation with his highly covetable, entirely wearable collection for Target.

Thu 08.14
Cate Blanchett x 3.1 Phillip Lim Pullover with Poodle Patch: The Dog Days Aren’t Over

Cate Blanchett x 3.1 Phillip Lim Pullover with Poodle Patch: The Dog Days Aren’t Over

We’re used to Cate Blanchett looking glamorous and sophisticated, and while this is really no different, it is nice to see her let her hair down a little bit and have some fun!

Wed 08.13
Stella McCartney Platform Brogues

Stella McCartney Platform Brogues: Phone a Friend

For the past few years, more and more women have incorporated brogues into their wardrobes, and now Stella has taken the popular style and elevated it even further – literally. This is one of those times when I get the idea in my head that I can pull off looks best left to others…

Wed 08.13
Pierre Hardy Leather, Suede, and Calf-Hair Clutches

Pierre Hardy Leather, Suede, and Calf-Hair Clutches: Eyes on the Prize

Following up on our discussion on Pierre Hardy’s attention-seeking shoe, the art-inspired designer has now unleashed another eyeful on us. Think of this embellished clutch as the second installment in his cheeky nod to Pop and graphic art, as well as fashion’s recent romance with all things overtly silly.

Tue 08.12
M2Malletier Amor Fati Calf Hair & Leather Shoulder Bag

M2Malletier Amor Fati Calf Hair & Leather Shoulder Bag: Armed & Ready

Only two years out of the gate, and already, M2Malletier has become a street style staple thanks to its signature “needle” hardware (inspired by medieval armor and medical instruments!) and distinctly structured silhouettes.

Tue 08.12
Tory Burch for Fitbit

Tory Burch for Fitbit: Every Step You Take

When I sat down to dinner with my dear friend and Who What Wear co-founder Hillary Kerr, I was immediately taken with her gorgeous pendant necklace. It turns out it was a Fitbit tracker that monitored her every step!

Tue 08.12
Roland Mouret Palais Royale Clutch and Montsouris Shoulder Bag

Roland Mouret Palais Royale Clutch and Montsouris Shoulder Bag: Into the Fold

Thanks to the brilliant Roland Mouret’s arguably long-overdue foray into bags, my favorite dresses now have perfect companions. On his Fall ’14 runway, the French designer, he of the body-transforming dresses and sensuous, geometric genius, unleashed a first line of bags with his typically top-notch collection.

Mon 08.11
3.1 Phillip Lim 31 Second OMG Pouch, Sexy Wallet, and Cash Only Crossbody

3.1 Phillip Lim 31 Second OMG Pouch, Sexy Wallet, and Cash Only Crossbody: Word Up

The king of streetwear reigns on. In the time of hashtags galore, endless abbreviations, and tweets and retweets, Phillip Lim is leading the pack once again, thanks to his new trio of bags that are as much a commentary on our current culture as they are comment-worthy.

Mon 08.11
InStyle Social Media Awards

InStyle Social Media Awards: SJPerfect

Admit it. You love scrolling through celeb profiles on social media, and few provide more scrollable content than SJP. Sure, it took a while for her to jump on the Instagram/Twitter bandwagon, but some things are worth the wait.