by societytexas | Dec 28, 2022 | 2023 January February, List, Style
For 2023, accessorizing with shades of blue is very stylish. For your beachy honeymoon, get your rest and relaxation while looking gorgeous the entire time, according to our style guides, the always chic Rank & Style CEO Jamie Chandlee and her team.
The revolutionary Squishee material is a synthetic straw fabric constructed from partially recycled plastics. Resembling natural raffia straw, it offers several practical advantages—including increased durability, packability, and sun protection. With a blue trim and band. By Eric Javits. $165. At EricJavets.com.
Try this Saie illuminating gel-based luminizer made of 75 percent water that can be mixed with skincare, foundation or worn alone for a fresh, dewy look. $28. At Sephora.com.
Subtle scallops embellish this occasion-worthy Zimmermann white dress, which juxtaposes slender straps with a voluminous silhouette. To complete your outfit, add a tonal strappy sandal. Perfect for a luncheon–or dinner on the beach. $695. At Shopbop.com.
The Rábano Frutal one-piece slip-on bathing suit by Agua features a sweetheart neckline, dainty self-tie straps, and flattering pleats along the waistline. $290. At AguaByAguaBendita.com.
SAINT LAURENT’s Panier tote will look as at home in Paris as it will in Provence. Woven from blue raffia, it’s accented with polished gold-tone hardware and has tan leather straps to slip over your shoulder. We suggest wearing with a relaxed suit or a floral midi-dress. $1850. At NetAPorter.com.
The Rich Cream with TFC8® Face Moisturizer by Augustinus Bader is the European aristocracy and celeb go-to for always perfect skin. Shouldn’t it be yours, too? $280. At Sephora.com.
Now that you’ve found your forever Prince Charming, keep the missing shoe by donning these pearl bow square-toe sandals by Mach & Mach. In metallic calfskin with imitation pearls and crystal trim. $1040. At Shopbop.com.
For your right hand, how about this heart-shaped ring cast from 18K rose gold and set with 1.36 carats of diamonds? The slender band by Anita Ko will stack easily with your other favorites. $9450. At NetAPorter.com.
Givenchy’s light blue sunglasses have oversized square frames that complement round, oval, or heart-shaped faces. Made from glossy acetate, they’re fitted with light-brown lenses and have silver-tone logo lettering at the temples. $250. At NetAPorter.com.
The Water, a hydrating self-tan water by Tam-Luxe, is like a cool spritz, but the grease-free tanning effect is marvelous…for the beach or town. $48. At Sephora.com.
by societytexas | Oct 30, 2022 | 2022 November December, List, Style
For the holidays and well into 2023, the writing is on the wall. In red ink. What used to be a favorite accessory color is now front and center stage as the hue to adore, according to our style guides, the always chic Rank & Style CEO Jamie Chandlee and her team.
To stir things up for the season’s holiday parties, try this Self Portrait
red dress. The bow-detailed ruffled crepe mini dress is just the answer. Try it with a headband and slinky sandals.
$425. At Net-A-Porter.
As you whisper your wish list under the mistletoe, this limited-edition Rouge Hermes Matte
lipstick will have you in a holiday mood like never before.
For the rosiest of cheeks, try the iconic Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick
highlighter that instantly delivers soft-focus highlights with a flattering combination of pale, golden, and rosy pinks.
Bottega Veneta’s Medium Bulb
bag has been crafted in Italy from supple leather with chic knotted handles that can be removed to turn the style into a clutch, depending on the occasion. It secures with drawstring ties.
$2300. At Net-A-Porter.com.
You’ll be running toward sparkling glam with Gucci’s multi-colored Lovelight Screener
trainers that are made from canvas and covered with sparkling glitter with tongue and heel logos for a glamorous riff on the sporty style.
$1011. At MatchesFashion.com.
This Morgan Lane Tommy
PJ set in 100% lightweight poplin with contrasting piping, is the perfect ensemble for holiday lounging. Just don’t slumber through Christmas morning.
$158. At ShopBop.com.
The Jonathan Adler-designed safari tray features a wildly divine feline lounging fiercely. On a bold orange background, the high-fired porcelain is accented with real sparkly gold for extra glam.
$85. At JonathanAdler.com.
This Paint-Box Coral Cherry and Soft Lilac duo tells a classic, glamorous story that’s genuinely colorful. Achieve full, pigmented coverage in two coats with a formula that is cruelty-free, vegan, gluten-free, and paraben-free.
For both, $40. At Paint-Box.com.
The cowboy boot just got elevated, thanks to this Isabel Marant Dahope
pair. In calfskin, with western-style stitching̶ made in Italy.
$1150. At Shopbop.com.
The evil eye blue locket is a thin barrel pendant in finely chiseled gold. It’s worn on a double loop, so it makes a pretty statement necklace to wear with your favorite blouse.
$2200. At MarieLictenberg.com.
by societytexas | Aug 31, 2022 | List, 2022 September October, Style
The new, new favorite color this season? Yes, indeed, it is green. We’re nourished and renewed by its bewitching spell, aren’t you? Join our style expert and Rank & Style CEO Jamie Chandlee, and her team, for their bright fall recommendations.
Set with large oval-cut crystals, Roxanne Assoulin’s Simply Emerald
necklace, might be mistaken as an estate piece. It is designed to sit along the collarbone, creating an iridescent, water-colored light play.
$310. At MatchesFashion.com.
The Royal Dancer
feather hem sequined mini-dress might give you the confidence to try things you might not have imagined. On the dance floor, that is. $1995. By Johanna Ortiz.
This glorious Kelly-green sweater, in deliciously ribbed cashmere with a loose crewneck and dropped shoulder silhouette, will be your very favorite for fall. It can even be monogrammed on the sleeve.
$395. At LaligneNYC.com.
Accented with crossing straps of luminescent green satin, Aquazzura’s Italian crafted Yes Darling
sandals feature a silver stiletto heel with a prefect crystal-frosted disco ball base. You’ll be kicking up your heels soon.
$950. At MatchesFashion.com.
Wandler’s vibrantly neutral green Hortensia
mini cross body bag is made in Italy from supple leather with a sculpted silhouette that echoes the label’s meticulous craftsmanship.
$930. At MatchesFashion.com.
HEAVY IS THE HEAD THAT WEARS THE CROWN
So, it’s not really a crown, yet this jeweled halo headband will have you feeling very
regal. We love how the slanted, padded design gives you a little lift, too.
$125. At HillHouseHome.com.
Don’t trespass on this deep, lush green nail laquer, Stay Off the Lawn
. Complete any look with this OPI’s green nail polish shade and you’ll love all those admiring stares.
$10.79. At Amazon.com.
Mix and match these six highly-pigmented wearable shades from the Essence Dancing Green eyeshadow palette. The soft, yet shimmering shades are suitable for any song and dance.
$3.99. At Ulta.com
CHAMPAGNE IS ALWAYS A GOOD IDEA
With these Estelle colored glass coupes, in a set of six, you’ll dream up new things to toast. In Forest green, at a slim 7.5”x4.4” tall, they’ll soon be a new heirloom.
$205. At ModaOperandi.com.
OLIVE A GREAT COAT, DON’T YOU?
This Weekend Max Mara’s green Caraibi coat is cut to a generous, oversized, silhouette from tactile, virgin mohair and alpaca wool, with a concealed double-breasted front. In neutral olive green, it pairs with almost everything.
$865. At MatchesFashion.com.
by societytexas | Jun 29, 2022 | List, 2022 July August, Style
These Top 10 favorite must-love products, according to our style expert Rank & Style CEO dynamo Jamie Chandlee and her team, will have you wanting to experience the best summer has to offer in shades of blue…and looking quite chic, too.
A chic swim coverup, this caftan has a V-neckline topped with a polo collar…and splits at the sides to enhance the loose silhouette. It’s the perfect jolt of color in your already-colorful pool scene these days. By Missoni.
$960. At Net-A-Porter.com.
Made in Italy from beige linen and leather-trimmed, this Chloe tote has a spacious, rectangular silhouette trimmed with leather and logo-print webbing. The top handles are even long enough to sling over your shoulder for a dash to the poolside snack bar.
Prescription glasses should match your personal style. Why not be bold with a seafoam ombre blue pair like these from Jockamo?
$259. At CaddisLife.com.
The Siena is a classic Panama-style hat with four-inch brim and a tie-dye band. Try customizing this gorgeous sky blue hat by having your initials hand-stitched into the band.
$295. At Artesano.com.
Slip this Helen dress on, by Zeus + Dionne, over your swimsuit, or belt it for a more structured look, depending on your mood. Made of striped silk-blend jacquard with a relaxed fit, it may be your new go-to dress this summer.
$779. At Net-A-Porter.com.
Pucker up for healthier lips in the sun with Supergoop!® PLAY Lip Shield SPF 30, which is strawberry-flavored. This moisturizing, water-resistant lip protector stick is infused with antioxidant-rich oils that will have you kissing for days on end.
$10. At DermStore.com.
This Dream Routine Overnight Hydrating Hair Mask by Amica is hyaluronic acid-infused to boost moisture for 72 hours and results in hair that promises to be three times more hydrated by morning.
$28. At Sephora.com.
We love that Isabel Marant’s bohemian sensibilities are on full display in these Erol sandals. They’re made from cotton that is dyed in inky shades of blue to wrap artfully around your ankles. The molded leather footbeds make them comfortable enough to wear all day.
$580. At Net-A-Porter.com.
A poolside backgammon game? How very Slim Aarons of you. May we suggest the Jonathan Adler Sorrento set in shades of dreamy blue in high gloss lacquer.
$415. At ShopBop.com.
Why risk losing luggage when you can carry on in such a stylish way? This is the chic, monagrammed way to travel this summer…with The Weekender by Tour Paravel.
$295. At TourParavel.com.
by societytexas | May 1, 2022 | 2022 May June, List, Style
Summertime means rest and relaxation as life heats up over the coming months. So, to keep you as cool as possible, our trend-spotting Jamie Chandlee, CEO of Rank & Style, and her team have selected the top ten best recommendations for you to enjoy.
No matter what water you dive into, you’ll want to towel off at some point. The fashion-forward choice for towels this season is bold stripes. This luxury oversized beach towel is plush but cut close, so you don’t pick up any extra sand. It can be monogrammed, too.
$68. By Weezie. At Weezie.com.
A pool cover-up with a sleek sun-inspired geometric print and pockets? Absolutely. In non-stretch terry cloth, the jersey-lined drawstring hooded poncho has 3/4 sleeves with open sides. It’s perfect from poolside to lunch…and beyond.
$635. By La Double J. At Shopbop.com.
Whimsical and fun, Brent Neale’s jewelry collections are a nod to the psychedelic vibe of the 60s and 70s. This 18-K gold necklace is strung with a mushroom inlaid with pale-green opal, multicolored sapphires, and an emerald.
$3950. At NetAPorter.com.
What has a flattering one-shoulder neckline and cutout along the waist? Our favorite swimsuit. The Lena Nile suit, with seamless seersucker fabric, has the same shape-enhancing characteristics of the brand’s signature crinkle, yet expect a smoother appearance.
$210. By Hunzag. At NetAPorter.com.
Comfort never looked so on trend. The Arizona Love Trekky raffia-trimmed canvas platform sandals became an internet sensation due to the chunky foam soles, which make them such a comfortable choice for a day of sightseeing.
$200. At NetAPorter.com.
The Supergoop! Glowscreen SPF 40 sunscreen primes for the day’s makeup and leaves a dewy, glowing finish. With sun protection and a major added boost of hydration, the blend of hyaluronic acid and Vitamin B5 that leaves skin naturally supple and dewy from the inside out.
$36. At Supergoop.com.
The only trick to wearing a hat well is the correct size. After that, it’s all about personal style. We recommend the insider’s favorite…the Isabella Multicolor hat with bright zig-zag design on the crown and fans on the brim.
$240. At CorazonPlayero.com.
Prada’s tote bag truly is the perfect summer carryall. The retro-inspired design has a generously sized, softly structured silhouette woven from striped raffia, and embroidered with the label’s iconic emblem. It’s the ideal, practical accessory.
$1350. At ModaOperandi.com.
Using an ultra-hydrating, gel-like network of Konjac Root to anchor spheres of Hyaluronic Acid on the lips, Kosasport LipFuel, with active botanicals, seals in moisture, protects against environmental damage, and coaches lips, to harness their own healing powers.
$18. At Revolve.com.
When you want to be out in the fun, yet burn easily, try a Sunkissed Rashguard swimsuit top that gives you coverage, yet looks perfectly at home in the sun thanks to its SPF 30+ protection. Also available with a matching bikini bottom.
$125. At CynthiaRowley.com.