♥♥ Chris Stamp, of Cali-based boutique Stampd’LA launches STUDY, a unisex sneaker line. The new kicks will be made of lighter materials like canvas, twill and perforated leather and will forgo Stamp’s normally busy patterns for basic solids, stripes and florals. The boat shoes are appropriately dubbed ‘The Dock,’ while the trendy ‘The Drop’ features plaid and animal prints.
♥♥If you hate putting your spiffy purse on the dirty ground, we’ve got the gadget for you! The Luxe Link is a portable handbag holder–you just need a flat surface to anchor it on! A genius invention if we’ve ever seen one. (Psst, they make great gifts too!)
♥♥ While most of us weren’t fortunate enough to attend Louis Vuitton‘s new Bond Street Maison location in London, at least we’ve got the video. Peep it below for some celebrity-heavy eye candy.
♥♥ New for Fall 2010, Jodi Arnold will release a capsule collection for The Limited. Her inspiration were women of the 1920s and 1930s, “when freedom of expression ignited the changing roles of women in American society.”
♥♥ If you’re a designer destined to make it, here’s your chance to shine! Supermodel/actress Veronica Webb is teaming up with Talenthouse in the search for an up-and-coming designer to submit a “fierce, fresh and original dress” for Webb to rock at a red carpet event. Submit your designs to the Talenthouse site – you’ve got until August 16th! Looking for a jump start? You can check out Veronica Webb’s Talenthouse page for some inspiration.
♥♥ Lands’ End debuted its first swimwear collection, comprised over over 60 styles! The Lands’ End Canvas collection has something for everyone. The collections are: the Heritage Swim Collection, Swimwear Essentials, Surf Shack and Cabana.
♥♥ The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) have launched a new project called “Flat Trova.” Shot by Hanuk, the photography project is similar to the traveling ghome phenomenon you might recognize from Up in the Air. You can follow Trova at the CFDA Facebook page.
♥♥ On the market for some wrist candy? ODM‘s watches are feminine, flirty AND functional–with a triple threat like this (and the under $200-price tags), these time pieces are an effortless way to glam up a subdued outfit. The ‘Daze‘ retails for $85 USD, while the ‘Pixel Daze‘ (the same design but with an easy-to-read digital clock) is $145 USD. Or go back to basics with the Pixel ($105 USD)!
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