Designers Tommy Hilfiger and Valentino showed printed maxi dresses in fluid chiffon and silk creating a soft feminine feel. Designer Phoebe Philo sprinkled mixed flower prints over dresses and skirts at Celine, and Bliss and Mischief re-worked vintage Levis with embroidered flowers. Accessories like Topshop's wooden Clog Sandals or Maison Margiela's brass daisy ring perfect the look for your own summer of love.
She "discovered" actress Lauren Bacall, recognized the bikini as "the most important thing since the atom bomb," advised Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis on matters of style and helped women navigate nearly 40 years of change in the 20th century by giving them a powerful point of view in her magazine pages.
Venerable jewelry brand Tiffany & Co. has rebooted its timepiece business with the launch of a new watch called the CT60. Inspired by a Tiffany style from the 1940s that was a birthday gift to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (and which he apparently wore while attending the Yalta Conference), it's a clean, round, Swiss-made watch that manages to feel both a tiny bit retro and timeless all at once.
Hamlet Garcia and Rachel Ringwood this month opened His & Hers Parlour, an all-in-one barbershop and hair salon at 3434 NW Seventh Ave. in Wynwood. In addition to offering hair-styling services, Garcia and Ringwood will release a product line that ranges from pomades to hair conditioners for both men and women.
Adding more high-fashion, luxury outlets to its roster, The Colonnade Outlets at Sawgrass Mills said Monday that it has added first-in-market outlets from La Martina and The Webster. Zadig & Voltaire Outlet will open in early 2015, the Sunrise shopping center said.
Vilebrequin, the swimwear and resort brand founded in St. Tropez that is known for its colorful, printed men’s swimsuits, on Monday opened a newly located, larger and redesigned store at Bal Harbour Shops.
The Webster, the multi-brand luxury store based in Miami Beach, has partnered with the French ultra-luxury men’s designer Berluti to offer a selection of Berluti’s iconic pieces specially designed to reflect the Miami vibe.