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Style Watch – Earrings

This post is all about “spring/summer” earrings! During Fashion Week, I noticed layered necklaces, arm cuffs and colorful accessories. I’m really looking forward to the new fringe and gold trends this season. I  would wear the apron bow-back jumpsuit from “Madewell” or the fitted lerisa maxi dress from “Hanifa” and add eye-catching earrings. My top trends for the season are below and yes their are definitely splurge items.

Enjoy! – AC

 

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1.  Marc Jacobs – Pink Flamingo Earrings $52

2. Elizabeth Cole – Marina Earrings $350

3. Gucci – Cherry Pendant Earrings $1100

4. Ranjana Khan – Red Drop Beaded Clip On Earrings $300

5. Lizzie Fortunato – Poppy 4MM Natural Pearl & Fringe Earrings $185

6. Louis Vuitton – Multicolor Metal Earrings $805

7. Simone Rocha – Gold Tone Faux Pearl Earrings $225

8. Alex Monroe – Gold Flying Bee Hoop Earrings $210

9. Tila Biehn – Aurora Yellow Gold Hoop Earrings $850

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Festival Season – Favorite Coachella Looks

Coachella is back in action and celebrating with huge parties from Levis, Revolve, H&M, PLT+Paper magazine and many more. If you were not able to make it this year don’t worry these inspired festival looks will have you ready for summer fun – Here are some of my favorite looks (so far) from the popular music festival.  From Rihanna’s dazzling “Gucci” outfit to Aimee Song’s all red “LPA label” and “Dior look”, I have it all in the gallery below. Enjoy!

xo – AC

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#TBThursday – NYFW Menswear 2016

Mathew Miller

The last capsule presentation was from London menswear designer “Matthew Miller.” His collection explores individuality and modern structure for the everyday “cool guy.”
Matthew Miller is a young British designer that adds political and social statements in his pieces. This particular collection he shy’s away from the abstract “miller look” and goes for more modern pieces. For spring/summer 2016 he focused on every day life and business aspect of fashion. He uses the classic black and cream hues with cotton meshed with metal suiting. There is a sense of comfort and control. “The collection was born out of my irritations of working on business plans and working on things I’ve not trained for,” he explains. “It’s the frustrations of reality really. –Matthew Miller
For the city that never sleeps, Capsule’s first menswear week was an amazing experience. Fashion forward men can get a glimpse of UK and West coast designers. Each piece in the collections has something for the everyday day guy to the tailored business owner. Till next time –make the world your runway!

Enjoy! – AC

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Style Watch – Black Handbags

I have been obsessed with handbags since birth but what I really enjoy are designers making changes to the classic black handbag. Here is a lust list of my favorite bags at the moment. The collection consists of designers Rachael Mansur/Floriana Gavriel to Spanish label Loewe. Whether you’re at the office or enjoying happy hour with your girls, each handbag needs to be in your closet.

Enjoy! – AC

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1.  Simone Rocha – Black Little Knot Bag $910

2. Carolina Santo Domingo – Amphora Leather Top Handle $825

3. Mansur Gavriel – Cammello Leather Circle Bag $795

4. Les Petits Joueurs – “Alex” Tote with PomPom $1,085

5. Simon Miller – Bonsai 20 Bucket Bag $590

6. Loewe – See You Later Leather Clutch $1,150

7. M2Malletier – Amor/Fati Cross Body Black Leather Bag $1,520

8. Rebecca De Ravenel – The Lolli Bucket In Amethyst $1,195

9. Nancy Gonzalez – Mini Mink Knot Handle $3,200

You can find each item at Moda Operandi, Farfetch, Nordstroms, and Neiman’s.