A girl in pearls never seems to lose its luster. This enduring decor has always given women a flirtatious elegance. Whether you have a classic or cool demeanor the adornment signifies a prestigious and stylish status.
February’s Market Report in the WSJ Magazine takes us on an enchanting adventure with a modern lady and her suitor. The couple is styled in ruling denim, leathers, and trending utility suits. The up-to-date silhouettes welcome the purity and wisdom this timeless gem represents to every new generation. Today, the Style Server mimics the editorials ensembles accompanied by David Yurman pearls from Saks Fifth Avenue.
New York Fashion week has come and gone leaving behind the memorable merchandise for the seasons ahead. There were outstanding performances from Ralph Lauren, Oscar de la Renta, and Adam Lippes. Including the inspiring debut from Cate Holstein and her label Khaite.
I thought it fitting to highlight the hometown brand Deveaux. A newcomer to the scene with the innovative leadership of Tommy Ton. Tommy is a well-known street photographer recognized for capturing the local fashion stars. Tommy’s appointment brings his stylish realistic eye and a new assortment of women’s ready to wear to the collaboration.
The elegant presentation from ordinary people accompanied by a pianist offered a cultured appeal. The modern classic logo created by Andrea Tsao and Matthew Breen produces chic and comfortable essentials for the ages. A concept Tommy is an expert in promoting. An artist now designer showcasing timeless beauty for all who walk the walk of life.
February and its frigid temperatures are upon us encouraging the need for a mid-winter holiday. As some head for the sand and surf others prefer an active arctic adventure to rest up and recharge.
If you decide to wrap yourself in a blanket of white, frosty glamour will be required for apres ski fun. This snow scene soiree is a longstanding ritual hosted to tell-all about the day’s accomplishments.
To assist you in packing for mountain magic The Style Server is decorated with chic slope essentials. The shop includes the current customary garb suitable for a spirited drink fest or a cozy cocktail by the fire.
We all have that style crush we lust after for hair, makeup, and fashion ideas. In my case, Anne Hathaway is my go-to girl. Between her gorgeous brunette features and deep brown almond eyes, I have become a devoted stalker. This month she was selected to be Town & Country’s cover girl complete with the up-to-date images for the season ahead.
The exquisite photos by Francesco Carrozzini promoted Anne’s effortless elegance dressed in stunning selections from Max Mara, Dries Van Norton, Haider Ackerman, and Carolina Herrera. The contemporary classics from Vhernier and Pomellato were the finishing touch to turn the young princess into a cultivated lady.
Anne who is now married and a proud Mom has evolved into a mature woman with grace and glamour. She continues to advance as a style icon using good judgment to become a timeless treasure. To celebrate this tasteful sophistication The Style Server offers classic LBDs and modern trinkets from Vhernier @Saks.
January is well on its way and I thought it fitting to dream of the tropical adventures that may be in store. Inspired for this journey by black and white photos of the singer, author, and style icon Francoise Hardy. Francis is a spirited soul who became famous in the 60s and 70s. She continues to be a modern-day visionary overcoming a grave illness and persevering through extreme adversity. In addition to her summer-chic style, her story is an inspiring force to mentor us into the new year.
Seeking a warm weather refuge seems to be on everyone’s short list. Saks is also riding this wave celebrating the island life with the Atlantis Resort. This week the store has transformed into a Bahamian paradise. The Fifth Avenue flagship is resort-ready to promote a sunkissed winter getaway. To follow suit The Style Server is equipped with my favorites of the season to create a magical seaside sabbatical.
Silver sparkle has been parading the streets for all of 2018. This timeless trend has been supported by icons like Audrey Hepburn to modern-day Lauren Santa Domingo. These influencers and more are proponents of the glitzy glamor and the pizazz it adds to any occasion.
To update your wardrobe and prepare for festive fun The Style Server offers Saks selections of the likable luster. Whether you are channeling Starman or Stardust the tinsel tones will shine a light on your personality.
As the temperatures dip the fashion-forward winter warriors buddle-up in chic coziness. This season, an oversized version of grizzly glamour is taking center stage. The cold weather cloak has taken on the nickname The Teddy Bear Coat for its plush warm and animalistic characteristics. Since its inception, it has taken on a multitude of personalities in timeless silhouettes and colors. The fashionable fleece is high on the Saks IT LIST as it complements every ensemble with a stylish snuggle.
The Paris shows kicked off with Maria Grazia Chiuri gracing us with the creative influence of modern dance and its impact on the spirit of fashion. The performance came to life on a dark stage with beams of light showcasing the Sharon Eyal Dance Company performance alongside the glamour of Dior. The dancers were clothed in a bodysuit that resembled a human canvas to emphasize the creativity and beauty in motion. This cultivated setting respected the brand’s elegance that has always admired and accentuated the delicacy of the woman’s outline.
The latest frocks honored the signature Bar Jacket, a tamed version of their flowing skirts while adding tie die motifs, and emphasizing the popular crossbody straps. These touches paid homage to the history of the house and in turn modernized the dames of Dior.
All in all, the contemporary, cool, and classic artistry were meant to impress a cultured heart. Whether it is a theatrical dance or a runway model, it is the expressive style in the movement that will be remembered.
It doesn’t surprise me that I am drawn to the collections of Adam Lippes the notable lifestyle designer who has worked for fashion icons such as Ralph Lauren and Oscar de la Renta. Now at the helm of his namesake brand he is worthy of high praise as the fashion hero for women with cultivated elegance.
In honor of NYFW, I want to highlight his stunning assortment of classic silhouettes that resemble chic old-world glamour. The sophisticated selections are a mix of neutrals, rich patterns, and girly frocks that celebrate the splendor of the up-and-coming spring season.
Adam’s vision is a must-have for a timeless luxury lady with strong self-confidence and believes in quality over quantity.
As the country begins a new school year and boardrooms get back to business this is an opportunity to start fresh with a renewed attitude. Natures new energy encourages a cleansing of the mind, body, and soul to prepare for the fall festivities ahead.
This spirited rejuvenation also spurs the smart shopper to evaluate the foundation of their closet.Creating a cupboard of classics paves the way for a well-lived life-based on quality over quantity for an everlasting standout style statement.
The Style Server is composed of a capsule collection of seven must-have essentials. The items all found at Saks Fifth Avenue include a cashmere sweater, a crisp white shirt, a power suit, a sports coat, LBD, the perfect pair of jeans, and a transitional trench.These steadfast staples are a guideline of easy to maintain basics to incorporate with the razzle-dazzle of the runway with effortless elegance.