Author archive for Nia Schindle

  • New-Season Power Pairings by DKNY

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/04/21
    DKNY is known for it’s remixed closet staples (think destructed sweatshirts and swingy silk tanks), but these power pairings are anything but basic. When it comes to mixing and matching wardrobe essentials, it’s true what they say—two is better than one. Slip Dress + Cropped Sweater Embroidered with bold optic stripes, this slinky slip dress is the cool girl’s answer […]
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  • Menswear: Amp Up Your Street Style Cred

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/04/19
    In the name of the street style game, men are keeping up with the ladies—and even proving themselves as frontrunners when it comes to trailblazing trends. Amp up your own street style cred with our edit of statement-making essentials: an edgy mixed-media patchwork jacket designed by Alexander Wang for Adidas or a layer-worthy plaid shirt from Public School that will […]
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  • Wedding Belles: Be the Best-Dressed Guest

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/03/29
    Spring means wedding season is right around the corner, and the invites are rolling in. We have you covered for every style of celebration—from upscale city nuptials to low-key beachside affairs. (And it goes without saying, steer clear of white). CLASSIC Roksanda Cady Dress $1,365 When it comes to your wedding guest wardrobe, a meticulously tailored LBD is foolproof. This […]
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  • The New Normal: Remixed Basics by DKNY

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/03/27
    Our closet is packed with can’t-go-without essentials: a classic white tee, dark-wash denim, soft cashmere sweaters. Failsafe? Yes. Innovative? Not so much. While we would never ditch these wardrobe staples all together, we’re starting the new season off right by giving our basics a much-needed refresh. The key is well-thought details that make a subtle statement, small intricacies or surprising […]
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  • The Finer Things: Delicate Necklaces You Need Now

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/03/20
    Taking a sartorial time out from oversized baubles and in-your-face adornments, this season’s must-have necklaces are decidedly pared back. Ultrafine chains look barely there strung along the décolletage, while singular accouterments—think a sculptural pendant or a scintillating diamond cluster—remain the only embellishment. From elongated lariats to sleek-and-chic chokers, spring’s minimalist mood reigns supreme in the style set’s jewelry box. We […]
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  • Handsome Hardware: 5 Unique Cufflinks for Dapper Gents

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/03/13
    Step up your sartorial standards with a pair of unique cufflinks—these five pairs from MR PORTER are sure to spark conversation at your next evening event. Paul Smith Rocket Silver-Tone Cufflinks $135 Watch your style cred take off with these playful Paul Smith cufflinks. Crafted from silver-tone zinc-plated metal, this quirky duo is bedecked with ready-to-launch rockets.   Tateossian Rotondo […]
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  • 1 Style, 3 Ways: Effortless Parisian Chic

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/02/24
    Classic, effortless, and endlessly versatile, the Breton-stripe top is the epitome of enviable French-girl insouciance. Channel your inner Caroline De Maigret and style AG Jeans’s bell-sleeved Lyric top with the label’s irreverently chic staples, from a supple suede skirt, to a minimalist dress and slim boyfriend jeans. Undone tresses, lived-in eyeliner, and a devil-may-care attitude will finish the look with […]
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  • The New 9-5: Office Tops That Look Totally Boss

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/02/22
    From morning meetings to wining and dining that all-important client, you need a workweek wardrobe that works as hard as you do. Update your professional portfolio (and set the style standards in your office) with these five trend-right tops that get the job done. THE PUSSY BOW Gucci Pussy-Bow Silk Crepe De Chine Shirt $1,100 Oh-so feminine and right on […]
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  • Sheer Genius: How to Style Tricky Transparencies

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/02/20
    Cut from wisps of chiffon and see-through organza, this season’s seductive reveal-and-conceal designs were made from a plethora of sheer fabrics. When it comes to tackling transparencies, styling is key—opt for one sheer design in your ensemble, mixing it with opaque anchor pieces so you don’t feel too exposed. Try slipping a gauzy blazer or a diaphanous sheer blouse on […]
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  • Detail-Oriented: Men’s Spring Accessories

    By Nia Schindle on 2017/02/10
    If clothes make the man, then accessories make the outfit. This season, spruce up your spring wardrobe with a curated collection of well-crafted accessories: a pair of meticulously molded sunglasses, a hardwearing leather briefcase, a classic Swiss timepiece, a midnight-blue cross-grain belt, a hand-woven Panama hat, classic cufflinks, or a rakish floral tie that demands to be seen. Whether you […]
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