Club Monaco Tag Archives

The Chelsea Bootie:

My go-to choice of footwear lately has been my Chelsea booties.    On random warm days like today it’s easy to throw them on with shorts or a dress, and when it’s chilly I pair them with rolled up boyfriend jeans.  They can dress down an otherwise dressier look and happen to be extremely comfortable due to the not so high heel height. And now, my faves for …

White Summer:

 Despite this heat wave, which surely has been carrying into the night (so much for “cool” Summer evenings), I’m a big proponent of wearing booties with little skirts or dresses.  They’re unexpected and can make an otherwise dressier outfit feel casual.  Here are some favorites that can be worn year-round:  Lands’ End    Club Monaco   Isabel Marant   Vince Button-down: J.Crew/ Skirt: dRA/ Boots: Lands’ End/ …

Summer Layers:

When you hear the word “layers”, you’re probably not thinking it’s synonymous with “Summer”–but it can be.  Just like accessories tie an outfit together, an added layer can make an outfit look that much more complete.  I love an elongated menswear-inspired vest to do just that.  Mine happens to be black but Club Monaco makes an amazing one in white and melon that can’t be …

Butterfly Kisses:

I was shopping with a client at Club Monaco and fell in love with what I saw behind the check out counter–the palest blue wall with gilded butterflies.  This is a fabulous idea for a little girl’s room, and pretty simple to do.  You can buy paper or plastic butterflies, spray them gold and affix them to the wall.  Add a bird cage for good measure, …