BY now you’ll be au fait with kitten heels. Slides will also be on your radar – as will our pick of the best summer sandals. But we are yet to make a fuss over a just as sensible and arguably more versatile spin-off shoe. Enter the slingback. Whether it’s in flat, court or kitten form, the classic slingback is due a revival, adding polish to jeans and elegance to a cocktail dress. Shop Vogue’s 10 best slingback shoes to give you that classy spring in your step.
Embellished leather heels, £625 at Net-a-Porter.com.
Satin flats, £17.99 at Hm.com.
Metallic pumps, £730 at Net-a-Porter.com.
In all sorts of thrilling shapes and colors, gingham is now anything but square. Here, shop 10 pieces that upgrade the classic summertime print. (Sitting on/rolling around in the grass still highly encouraged.)
This little T-shirt swim silhouette is It this summer, and you can't beat the price (or color) of this one.
::garbled squealing:: (P.S. This guy by Gaia is made by female artisans who are paid a living wage, so SOLD.)
Your all-black Kawakubo-esque outfit might say "Keep away," but your Hanky Panky bra can say "Moi je joue."
This week, A-listers hit the red carpet to fête BAZAAR's 150th Anniversary at the Rainbow Room in Manhattan. Hosted by Editor in Chief Glenda Bailey and Tiffany & Co. Senior Vice President Jennifer de Winter, they promised to "paint the town" by projecting iconic images from BAZAAR's rich history onto the Empire State Building. Check out the red carpet roundup below and let these spring trends inspire your next party pick.
1 On Fire
Christie Brinkley and her daughter, Sailor Brinkley-Cook, prove that age is just a number.
Adam Lippes jumpsuit, $1,190, ShopBAZAAR.com; Saint Laurent dress, $5,290, ShopBAZAAR.com.
2 Sleek Slip
“Show up, dress up, and treat yo’self to bottomless mimosas” — say hello to our new mantra for taking on Sunday brunch like a champ. Not just restricted to preppy spring shift dresses and essential espadrilles, there’s more than one way to brunch on in style. Whether you’re indulging in croissants at a French bakery on the UES or enjoying a nice picnic spread in the park, we’ve got you covered with five foolproof spring #OOTDs to rock. You’re welcome.
My obsession with straw bags has evolved over the last year. First, it was simple straw satchels. Then, it was souvenir straw totes, And now, wicker box bags with lucite details have consumed me! This post is actually a cry for help as I’ve fallen down a deep rabbit hole, scouring the web for these vintage treasures and feeling the need to have them all. I just love how the lucite and bakelite elevates an otherwise simple woven bag. And you can actually find most of them in mint condition for no more than $60! Check out my favorites below and please, snatch them up before I do.
Summer is already filled with plenty of effortless wardrobe staples—sundresses, sandals, maxi dresses—but this season is bringing an even easier trend to your closet. Enter matching separates (or co-ords, two-piece-sets, coordinating separates—whichever of the trend's many names you want to use); the fastest way to get dressed in the morning while still looking put together. From floral prints to ruffled silhouettes, shop 11 matching sets sure to make you standout this summer.
Dodo Bar Or top, $190, and skirt, $280, shopBAZAAR.com.
Cult Gaia top, $118, and pants, $128, cultgaia.com.
Miguelina crop top, $175, and skirt, $320, net-a-porter.com.