The punk look that took New York this year may not feel very Miami, but heres how to pull it off down here: wear it on your feet! Pair studded, tough-chick booties with a graphic black and white sheer blouse and voluminous leather skirt.
BLOUSE: $285. Diane Von Furstenberg, Bloomingdales, Aventura Mall. LEATHER SKIRT: $2,200. Azzedine Alaia, Neiman Marcus, Bal Harbour Shops. NECKLACE: $45. Betsey Johnson, Macys, Dadeland Mall. STOCKINGS: $14. Hue, Macys, Dadeland Mall. BOOTIES: $395. Jean Michael Cazabat, Koko & Palenki, Dadeland Mall. PHOTO BY CHRISTOPHE JOUANY
Whites creamy cousin is perfect for keeping things light and airy. Go for white-on-white with pearly feminine details and black leather to turn prim into posh.
JACKET: $1,398. Ralph Lauren, Bal Harbour Shops. SILK BLOUSE: $1,395. Chloe, Saks Fifth Avenue, Dadeland Mall. LEATHER SKIRT: $598. Diane Von Furstenberg, Bloomingdales, Aventura Mall; NECKLACES: $990. Saint Laurent, Bal Harbour Shops. PHOTO BY CHRISTOPHE JOUANY
Last seasons peek-a-boo is sticking around. Give it an autumnal update by matching a strappy dress in a wintry floral with sultry heels that feature perforated detailing.
DRESS: $1,550. Cushnie et Ochs, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bal Harbour Shops. EARRINGS: $210. Lia Sophia, liasophia.com. METALLIC SANDALS: $250. BCBG, Aventura Mall. PHOTO BY CHRISTOPHE JOUANY
MAD MEN LOOK
With Mad Men and Magic City still making vintage cuts feel new, update a timeless sheath by picking one in an edgy military green tone.
DRESS: $1,450. Gucci, Bal Harbour Shops. NECKLACE: $895. Oscar de la Renta, Neiman Marcus, Bal Harbour Shops. BRACELETS AND EARRINGS: $55 and $30. R.J. Graziano, Bloomingdales, Aventura Mall. NUDE FISHNET STOCKINGS: $65. Wolford, Bal Harbour Shops. PEEP-TOE PUMPS: $890. Fendi, Saks Fifth Avenue, Bal Harbour Shops. PHOTO BY CHRISTOPHE JOUANY
TEXTURE ON TEXTURE
Mixing textures is no longer reserved for the boldly fashion-forward. Embrace fall/winters rich hues and patterns by picking light fabrics that have one color in common (in this case, black) to pull the look together.
LACE TOP: $1,395. Michael Kors, Saks Fifth Avenue, Dadeland Mall. FLORAL SKIRT: $225. Ted Baker, Aventura Mall. EARRINGS: $395. Oscar de la Renta, Neiman Marcus, Bal Harbour Shops. WATCH: $3,768. Christian Dior, Design District. NECKLACE: $55. Betsey Johnson, Macys, Miami Beach. BOOTIES: $1,095. Giuseppe Zanotti, Saks Fifth Avenue, Dadeland Mall.
HAIR: Manda Cabrera for RefinedMobileSpaAndSalon.com,
using Paul Mitchell and Big Sexy Hair.
MAKEUP: Teresa Pemberton for ExposureNY STYLING ASSISTANT: Nicole Faurote PHOTO BY CHRISTOPHE JOUANY
Summers favorite up-and-down hemline stays strong through the fall. Pair with edgy leggings and sky-high heels for a cool look thats still scorching.
DRESS & LEGGINGS: $338 and $138, BCBG, Aventura Mall. EARRINGS: $300, Lia Sophia, liasophia.com.
RING: $110, Charles Albert, charlesalbert.com. GLADIATOR BOOTIES: $2,695, Christian Louboutin, Neiman Marcus, Bal Harbour Shops. PHOTO BY CHRISTOPHE JOUANY