Tag Archives: Summer

Orange You Ready for Summer

Summer is coming fast and furious. Time to get the tootsies ready and plump up those lips.

Here are the latest nail and lip colors from Chanel in sun-kissed oranges.

Orange Fizz nail color

Tangerine Dream lip gloss

And don’t miss the Grace Magazine 4-step foot care routine.

How Animals Beat the Heat

Rome Zoo - Bear

With temperatures over 90 degrees Fahrenheit at the Bioparco Zoo in Rome, the caretakers helped the animals keep cool with treats of frozen fruit.

Looks good. Can I have some?

Rome Zoo - Ape

Rome Zoo - Bear

Rome Zoo - Lemur

Rome Zoo - Bear

Rome Zoo - Elephant

Rome Zoo - Snow Monkey

Must-Haves for Summer – Part 4: Tops

MINT jodi arnold Paint splash top

MINT jodi arnold Paint splash top – $255
Inspired by the art school trend, this multicolored cotton short sleeve top has pleated detailing at the waist and sleeves. Round neckline. 100% cotton. Dry clean.

Catherine Malandrino Ipanema beaded blouse

Catherine Malandrino Ipanema beaded blouse – $367.50
Bright pink layered chiffon blouse with multicolored beaded neckline, a V-neck, batwing sleeves and simply slips on. 100% silk. Dry clean.

Emilio Pucci Sundial ottoman top

Emilio Pucci Sundial ottoman top – $783.75
Mutlicolored cotton blend ottoman top with feather trim threaded cord through the sleeves, a boat neckline and elbow length sleeves. 65% cotton, 35% rayon. Dry clean.

All Available at net-a-porter.com

Must-Haves for Summer – Part 3: Jewelry

Stella McCartney Beaded Necklace

Stella McCartney Beaded necklace – $213.75
Multicolored beaded necklace with silk grosgrain ties around neck. Necklace drop is adjustable from approximately 11 inches to 26 inches.

Monica Vinader Opal Earrings

Monica Vinader Opal stone teardrop earrings – $152.50
Gold discs with dangling teardrop shaped opal stones for pierced ears. Earring drop measures approximately 3 inches.

Alexis Bittar Floral Lucite Bangle

Alexis Bittar Floral Lucite bangle – $375
Multicolored hand-painted floral Lucite cuff with crystal embellishment. Circumference of cuff is approximately 10 inches.

All Available at net-a-porter.com

Must-Haves for Summer – Part 2: Cute Toes

Essie Bermuda Shorts Nail Polish

Essie Bermuda Shorts – $8.00
A high-voltage violet.

Essie Mini Shorts Nail Polish

Essie Mini Shorts – $8.00
A vibrant orange pop.

Essie Short Shorts Nail Polish

Essie Short Shorts – $8.00
A shockingly flamingo pink.

All available at essieshop.com

Must-Haves for Summer – Part 1: Shoes

Stella McCartney Floral Wedge Sandals

Stella McCartney Floral wedge sandals – $785
Multicolored floral print canvas sandals with a 5-inch wooden heel for height and a 1.5-inch platform to making walking easier. These Stella McCartney sandals have a buckle fastening ankle strap and a rubber gripped sole.

Miu Miu Pastel Basketweave Wedge Sandals

Miu Miu Basketweave strap wedges – $357
Multicolored pastel patent leather slingback wedges have basketweave straps with a 5-inch wooden effect wedge and a 1-inch platform. These Miu Miu wedges have a buckle at the back to fasten the slingback strap and an almond-shaped open toe.

Castañer Gingham Espadrille Wedge Sandals

Castañer Dika espadrille wedges – $125
Red canvas gingham print slingback espadrilles with a 4-inch wedge heel and a 1-inch platform. These retro-inspired Castaner wedges have a peep toe and simply slip on.

All available at net-a-porter.com

Summer Is Coming. Are You Ready for Your Swim Suit?

Here are some beautiful options to get you inspired.

Swim Suits by Salinas, Brette Sandler, Trinny Ferrazzy

Salinas Swimwear pink striped ‘Grumari’ halter bikini – $73.00
Brette Sandler navy banded ‘Margie’ retro bandeau bikini – $95.00
Trinny Ferrazzy black lurex ‘Poisson’ halter bikini – $106.00

Swim Suits by Red Carter, Gottex, Roberto Cavalli

Red Carter red ruched twist front swimsuit – $110.00
Gottex black modern art convertible swimsuit – $77.00
Roberto Cavalli white floral lace-up ruffle halter swimsuit – $476.00

All bathing suits available at bluefly.com