The unexpected. I love the simplicity of this red button ring by Yarborough. From afar it looks like a stone, but aha! it's a leather button!
I love how Zucca can take such a basic wardrobe staple like the striped tank and elevate it into a statement piece.
Old loves die hard. Remember the Fendi B Bag? Go for the next best thing with this vibrant Fendi Silk Blouse with Patent Leather Belt (with iconic B Bag buckle!). Ha! it's only a few $100 cheaper...
These shoes are made from one piece of leather, that has been cut and folded into a shoe.
Lolita unleashed. Target does it again and again. The highly anticipated line has just released images for the 2008 Erin Fetherston collection. This one breathes life into Nabokov's little temptress.
I loved Derek Lam's handbags when they first came out- that double ram head is stellar! Looks the most stunning on the clutch, now 1/2 off at Luisa Via Roma!
Arbor belts ~ gorgeous in Bamboo, Ravenswood, Koa, Eucalyptus, and Bolivar.
A fantastic layering option for fall - the short sleeve or sleeveless sweater. This navy blue one from Chloe has cute little toggles closing the shawl collar
Headhoods offers up various heads printed on hoodies --- finally a hoodie that you should wear
I'm much more of a "fall clothing shopper" so I'm excited that F07 is slowly creeping into stores. Loving the stand-up cowl neck on this alpaca Chloe sweater. It looks great with a mini skirt.
Hiroshi Kure's affinity towards skulls shows in his jewelry collection, Driftwood.
We're barely done with summer and here comes Burberry Prorsum S/S 2008 inspiring clothes-lust with their ultra vivid menswear.
I know what boys like: boys like ... bikinis. This bikini by Harajuku has such a innocent, vintage feel.
BC shoes are comfy, affordable, and they last forever!
Free Bird. Let these cute, punky earrings fly you through Summer. Double-sided hand-cut leather birdies each dangling on their own chain from Stockholm-based designer Flamingo.
Seem to be going on a black theme with these last posts so I'm going to include this puff-sleeved, scoop necked cashmere sweater by Miu Miu. A Must Have for fall - and SO Simple, Luxe & FLATTERING!
Super Sunglasses, the hottest new sunglasses out of Italy, handmade. Here is a preview of next season models - a classic revived!
We got the jazz. I just bought these Repetto Fonteyn Jazz Shoes -- unbelievably comfy and they have a cute perforated star on the toe! Since I've put them on, I can't stop doing jazz hands.
Awesome safety pin closure on this Alexandre Herchcovitch linen jacket
Super cute Marc by Marc Jacobs flats (50% off!)
I was iffy about these when I first saw them online but after seeing them in person this past weekend, I think they're great! the Bianca flat by Loeffler Randall (50% off!)
A bit of "effronterie" from a beloved French label! Check out the saying on this APC men's fraternity ring.
Head games with Still Life - handcrafted hats made in NYC.
ooh, baby, i like it rawww. G-star Raw teamed up with hip designer Marc Newson to create a super funky fresh line, G-Star by Marc Newson. Def check out his amazing printed hoodies!
Non-commital? Go towards the babydoll look and throw in some fun jumper aesthetics and a polka dot print. Oh! and those are bicycle-printed buttons on the back of this Mooka Kinney Jumper Dress.
Gentle dudes, kick it Ye Olde School with these Seize sur Vingt Mother of Pearl collar stays from Groupe 16Sur20.
A very ladylike and seemingly structured shawl cardigan by Nanette Lepore
This is the first non-chunky boot I've seen by Frye. I like how the heel is sort of a wedge but not quite.
I don't wanna think about the end of summer... but this sweater by Free People looks mighty comfy (but not sloppy!)
It's not a bracelet..! It's the mini lace ring by ginette_ny. I think "dainty" is the right word for this
Very clean-looking watch from Fossil designed by Philippe Starck. "The crystal is specially electroplated to mimic the breaks in the bracelet" (via notcot.org post #5099)
Cute shiny Dior ring, a nice sized ring too, for a nice price :)
"A needle [necklace] in a haystack" - A collaboration between Benedicte Mouret and DAA (Designers Against Aids).
This striped tee deftly avoids the "Hi, I'm from Jr. High!" vibe with graceful off-kilter lines and minimal narrative hints.
amazing custom belts designs from nate.
Some cute & cheap frames at Anthropologie
Luscious light grey Moni Moni Savana Bag
A gorgeous ring of "galactic proportions: Daniel Swarovski Couture Collection "Cosmos" ring, a sterling silver ring set with jet and jet metallic silver crystals of different cuts.
Love the contrast between the brass hardware and grey & black leather on this buttery soft handmade Knoxx "Roan" Weekend Bag.
I've never ever been a fan of rings, but this one is DOPE!! I'm converted by this Fallon Jewelry Stud Ring $150 from Shopbop
This silk mini dress by Madison Marcus provides a nice pop of color
a truly unique and exquisite "stone" for david yurman's men's collection, this is a red hued dinosaur bone..a conversation starter to say the least
never too early to start thinking about fall/winter: i love the closure and mock neck on this ferragamo quilted vest