Happy Haulidays - Editors' Picks
Style: If Marc Jacobs married Zoey Deschanel - Feminine fashion-forward silhouettes with a vintage spin.
Fuji Instax Mini 7s
This instant photo camera is great for impromptu photo shoots with friends!
$99, Ritz Camera, Ala Moana Center, 808.943.6391.
The Button Factory
Every so often I get the urge to do something crafty and this cute little kit seems easy and fun!
$18.95, Owens & Co. , 1152 Nuuanu Ave.,808. 531.4300.
If you've ever been to my house you know that I'm a hoarder...of ballet flats. This Lanvin pair is the perfect blend of sweet and chic.
$369, Aloha Rag, 1221 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 115, 808.589.1352.
Helmet Newton: Polaroids
This newly released book of legendary photographer Helmut Newton's snaps will make an amazing addition to any fashion lover's collection.
$59.99, R&D, 691 Auahi St.
I. Am Double Finger Bar Ring
My current jewelry obsession is with sleek, geometric pieces like local designer Mai Yamazaki's edgy gold vermeil bar ring.
Style: If Jonathan Adler and Kate Spade had a love child (okay, Simon Doonan can come along) - Preppy casual with a color explosion.
Miu Miu Zoom crystal and plexiglass earrings with Swarovski stones.
Striking haute earrings by the always fun Miu Miu.
$150, Miu Miu, Ala Moana Center. 808.955.8880.
TOMS 'Classic" Houndstooth Slip-On
Comfortable shoes are key when you're walking around, pulling looks together all day. Plus, I'm a houndstooth addict.
$53.95, Nordstrom, Ala Moana Center. 808.953.6100
Hawaiian Red Chili Toffee
I have to end every meal (usually eaten at my desk) with a little dessert. These squares usually not available on Oahu are sweet, spicy, and so delicious.
$10.25, Big Island Candies will only be open until just after New Year's, Ala Moana Center. Or you can buy it online always.
Coach Poppy Colorblock EW Willis
Three hot trends for spring in one bag: tassels, colorblocking, and saturated pastels add up to a purse worth waiting for.
$298, arriving in Coach stores in March.
J. Crew Scoopneck Blouse in Wildcat and Cafe Capri.
This outfit shouts Stacey (or so everyone else tells me). Jungle fever with bold green pants - want!
Blouse $118 and capris $79.50, J.Crew-on-the-island, Ala Moana Center. 808.949.5252
Style: Wants Michael Kors, Giuseppe Zanotti, and Phillip Lim to live in her closet (even though some of them have already come out) - Accessories addict with an urban tilt.
Alexander Wang Chloe Sandals
The toe and silhouette are ladylike, but a patchwork leather ankle strap and surprising cobalt blue sole really pop. Plus the vertical detail on the back will make your legs look a mile long.
$525, Aloha Rag, 1221 Kapiolani Blvd., Suite 115, 808.589.1352.
Jeweliany's Constellation Necklaces
From a distance, it's a simple sterling silver pendant. Up close, delicate pinpoints and a tiny diamond means you'll never again have to answer "What's Your Sign"?
$175, Dolce, Ward Centre. 808.596.9436.
1st Exteriors Living Ornament
I kill every plant I've ever been given (sorry to those who gave them to me). 1st Exteriors not-so-thirsty plants stand a chance of surviving, plus the cool glass housing means I have an excuse to celebrate Christmas all year round!
$24.99, Whole Foods, Kahala Mall. 808.738.0820.
Michael Kors wrap bracelet
I love bold bracelets to add edge to a simple tee/jeans/strappy stiletto combo. Not to mention the subtle silver-black hematite won't look too Halloween when paired with my current orange clothing obsession.
$195 (There's just one left!) at Michael Kors, Ala Moana Center. 808.941.2100.
Vogue Archives Subscription
Unlimited access to the new online archive featuring every page of Vogue dating back to 1892 feeds my love of pop culture and fashion history. Next wish - a year off to read it all.
$1,575 a year on Vogue's site.
Style: If Rachel Zoe went out with Elizabeth (but ditched James) - Bobo chic with a healthy dose of shoe love.
Fendi Chameleon Calf Leather Satchel
A good mix of colors and neutrals to go with everything in your closet. And the leather is oh so soft.
$2,490, FENDI, Royal Hawaiian Shopping Center. 808.971.5611.
Damask Print Rug
Warm tones with a light graphic print will blend in perfectly in my earthy-toned adorned condo.
$1,677, Pacific Home, Ward Avenue. 808.596.9338.
Letarte Sole Kid Suede Sandals
Letarte's design from its new shoe line has everything: comfy leather soles, sexy shin-wrapping straps, and a little leopard print on the heel to flash as you walk away.
The Letarte Sole collection starts at $119 and sold fast. E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for inquiries.
Think it's time to jump into the smartphone world and the iPhone 4S features an 8MP camera and even shoots HD video - handy for scouting locations, looks, and anything else we need for fashion shoots.
Starting at $199 with two-year contract.
Pochi Silicone Pouches
Playful graphic pops of color, a fun little silicone design, and totally affordable.
$12 to $42, Dolce, Ward Centre. 808.596.9436.
Mercedes G550 SUV
I need a new car so why not my dream Mercedes Benz SUV - a ride with its own signature style.
Starting at $107,100, Merecedes Benz of Honolulu, 818 Kapiolani Blvd. 808.592.5600.
Posted on Wednesday, December 21, 2011 in Permalink