As a born and bred New Englander, I’m embarrassed to admit that I’ve never ventured up to Maine. With a reputation that boasts beautiful coastlines, boundless adventures, and a buzzy food scene, Portland felt like the perfect place to book a last-minute vacation this summer. My Ralph Lauren Americana sweater will save me from chilly nights near the water, and my Staud netted handbag couldn’t be more on-brand for an afternoon spent lobstering with locals. I’ll make sure to pack my favorite Madhappy hat and my go-to Girlfriend collective sports bra that can easily double as a casual daytime top
Welcome to Noticed, The Goods’ design trend column. You know that thing you’ve been seeing all over the place? Allow us to explain it.
What is it: Custom bead accessories, the famed relics of summer camp, have been resurrected to remind us that multicolored, far-out necklaces and bracelets can still make us feel cool in a post-pandemic summer. Handmade DIY bead jewelry is back, providing a source of artistic and fashion expression with glossy-coated oblong shapes. While modern pieces are still campy, they have been rebranded as maximalist statements for those looking to accessorize while reminiscing their childhood.
What is it that compels us to stuff our pockets with a variety of shells every time they are near the water? Perhaps it’s about the memories of a vacation, or those seaside feelings of salty air and sunshine. But also, shells are pretty, in fact they were an early form of jewelry and used as currency.
But sometimes, the best shells are the ones you don’t have to look for yourself. Despite aspirations of crafting our own shell jewelry, we usually end up falling for pieces that include diamonds, lapis, onyx, and gold. Call it mermaid chic or simply
While there is minimal room for layering clothing items in the summertime, there’s always space to layer accessories, especially jewelry. Whether you’re wearing a simple maxi dress or a trendy bikini, there’s no better way to add a little oomph to the look than a few necklaces here and a few rings there. Coco Chanel may have once advised taking one item off before you leave the house, but we tend to prefer the maximalist side of things.
While so many jewelry trends have made their way to the market recently, we have our select favorites from the season.
Throughout the collection, Dior house codes were mixed with Cactus Jack motifs. A series of large cacti appeared across the set, with cactus brooches and imagery featuring throughout
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Guyanese-American fashion designer, Roger Gary, will get his heart’s desire to do what he does best since the pandemic. He will showcase his stunning Aqua Couture swimwear collection, when he returns to the Caribbean’s top fashion event, Summer Sizzle BVI, on July 25.
The fashion maven said Summer Sizzle in the British Virgin Islands, is one of the exciting fashion events that he looks forward to being a part of every year, and added that during
It’s Amazon Prime Day and who better to help us navigate the best of the best on the behemoth online retailer than Vogue-alumn and Amazon’s Head of Fashion Direction, Sally Singer. Known for her editor’s eye and her sense of what’s next, Singer brings a fashion perspective to the site, which has been busy expanding its Luxury Stores which stocks the likes of Marina Moscone, Roland Mouret, and more.
As we all know, shopping Amazon is as easy as one click but finding what you want is a slightly different story. And so we asked Singer to point out
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Summer has officially arrived, and you can make it the most stylish one yet with some fashion assistance from Amazon! If you haven’t heard, Amazon’s annual Prime Day sale event is happening right now, and there are major steals across the board — especially in the style department.
Today, we’re shouting out loose summer dresses that can flatter your figure and make you feel confident, plus the
Sandal season is in full force, but some of the most stylish stars are zigging while everyone else is zagging. Instead of the tried-and-true sandal/dress combo, summer dresses and boot outfits have been populating street style images. Turns out, there’s no need to wait until fall to wear those combat boots.
Just a day ago, Lily Aldridge posted a picture on Instagram showing off a beautiful floral Dôen dress and a pair of classic tan suede ankle boots. Fellow model Adut Akech seems to love the contrast, too. Her interpretation of the winning outfit included a red mini dress and