Fall Fashion: Lady Luxe
Set against the majestic engines and dappled light of the Waterworks Museum in Boston, this fall's rich textures—from beads and tweeds to feathers and lace—come to life.
Michael Kors lace dress, $2,895, Neiman Marcus; Inge Christopher “Phoebe” silk charmeuse clutch with glass beads, $268, Viola Lovely; gold-plated brass bib necklace with Swarovski crystals, $375, Fallon Collections.
Gryphon “Candy Dots” cotton and spandex trench coat with beads, $645, the Tannery; Theory “Mason” silk blouse, $200, Miu Miu suede booties with glitter, $790, and Prada leather belt, $375, all Neiman Marcus.
Veronica Beard silk and elastane shirt, $495, Gretta Luxe; Burberry Prorsum nylon-blend skirt, $2,395, Burberry; “2.55” tweed and Lurex purse, $6,300, Chanel; Prada patent leather belt, $375, Neiman Marcus; Kenneth Jay Lane vintage gold-plated metal necklace with crystals, $200 with earrings and pin, Twentieth Century Ltd.; Melinda Maria “Pinball” gold-plated metal and cubic zirconia ring, $83, Bloomingdale’s; Made Her Think “Claw” rose-gold-plated brass ring, $156, Folklorica.
Fendi polyester top, $570, and Nicholas Kirkwood satin and leather sandals, $1,350, both Saks Fifth Avenue; Céline silk and viscose skirt, $1,600, Barneys New York; leather and metal belt, $42, Holiday; Jose & Maria Barerra quartz tassel earrings, $440, and Spanx tights, $28, both Neiman Marcus; Made Her Think gold-plated brass double cuffs, $228, Folklorica.
Junya Watanabe velvet and rayon tunic, $730, Riccardi; DKNY leather skirt, $595, Bloomingdale’s; Nancy Gonzalez crocodile satchel, $3,150, and Spanx tights, $28, both Neiman Marcus; R. J. Graziano hematite and metal collar necklace, $75, Lord & Taylor.
Left: Yigal Azrouël shearling vest, $1,195, Viola Lovely; lambskin and tweed pants, $6,965, Chanel; Theory “Fern” silk blouse, $235, Prada leather platform booties, $890, and R. J. Graziano hematite and gunmetal starburst earrings, $75, all Bloomingdale’s.
Right: Milly “Sasha” polyester-blend dress with feathers, $645, Neiman Marcus; Céline wool and cashmere sweater, $1,950, Barneys New York; DKNY shearling coat, $3,500, Bloomingdale’s; Rodarte for Opening Ceremony patent leather booties with crochet overlay, $635, Riccardi; Kenneth Jay Lane vintage gold-plated metal earrings with crystals, $200 with necklace and pin, Twentieth Century Ltd.
Jonathan Simkhai viscose and wool dress, $475, Louis; Theory “Freja” cotton-blend blouse, $215, Bloomingdale’s; “Winged Swag” gold-plated brass necklace with Swarovski crystals, $250, Fallon Collections; Made Her Think “Smashed Talon” gold-plated metal earrings with Swarovski crystals, $219, Folklorica.
Left: Nirva “Roya” silk, wool, and leather jacket, $730, Gretta Luxe; Dsquared2 cotton and wool shirt, $295, Riccardi; Proenza Schouler polyester and silk skirt, $2,250, Louis.
Right: Stella McCartney silk and polyester tuxedo jacket, $2,475, Saks Fifth Avenue; Equipment “Brett” silk blouse, $248, Wish; Marc Jacobs nylon, polyester, and silk pants, $1,200, Gretta Luxe; wool and felt hat, $1,450, Chanel.
Styling by Sabrina Strelitz/Team
Hair by Michael Albor/Ennis/The Loft
Makeup by Maryelle O’Rourke/Team
Models: Aubrey/Major Model and Sonia/Q Management
Shot on location at the Waterworks Museum, 2450 Beacon St., Boston, 617-277-0065, waterworksmuseum.org.
Source URL: http://www.bostonmagazine.com/2012/08/fall-fashion-lady-luxe/