7 posts tagged "Sandro"
Color-blocking is one of those trends that never seems to go away. For Fall, designers like Narciso Rodriguez offered a refreshing take on the trend. Here, we’ve rounded up six of our favorite new multi-hued separates from Rodriguez, Rag & Bone, Sandro, Preen, and more to pair with classic pieces in your closet.
1. Narciso Rodriguez top, $750, available at www.farfetch.com
2. Preen dress, $1,395, available at www.net-a-porter.com
3. Rag & Bone skinny jean, $200, available at www.net-a-porter.com
4. Equipment shirt, $325, available at www.farfetch.com
5. BCBG Max Azria envelope clutch, $118, available at www.bcbg.com
6. Sandro “Albatorock” sneakers, $600, available at www.us.sandro-paris.com
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Seasoned designers like Isabel Marant and Michael Kors are bringing tie dye back, and it’s looking better than ever. Forever a hippie favorite, the trippy blend of colors is now enticing to even the chicest of the fashion set. Case in point—this tie-dye sweatshirt-clad showgoer (above) in London, snapped by our resident street-style photographer Tommy Ton. Get her look with one of our four favorite renditions on the trend.
From top left to right: Isabel Marant jacket, $1,960, available at www.net-a-porter.com; Sandro tank, $188, available at www.sandro-paris.com; Michael Kors top, $595, available at www.marissacollections.com; Raquel Allegra top, $470, available at www.farfetch.com.
Last week’s unseasonably cool temperatures reminded us that it’s always the right time to be on the lookout for a lightweight leather jacket, even if it’s June. No matter what the weather, a sleek motorcycle jacket proves to be the perfect topper, and model-off-duty Daphne Groeneveld further proves this point. From Sandro to Rebecca Minkoff, we’ve picked four of our favorites to set your sights on, and with their under $1,000 price tags, your hands on, too.
From top left to right: Rebecca Minkoff jacket, $698, available at www.rebeccaminkoff.com; Sandro Veinarde jacket, $577, available at www.us.sandro-paris.com; Monika Chiang moto jacket, $845, similar styles available at www.monikachiang.com; Club Monaco Christy moto jacket, $595, available at www.clubmonaco.com.
French brands Sandro and Maje are setting out to extend their empire into the U.S. Last year, the brands debuted their first respective New York stores, in adjoining spaces on Bleecker Street. Now they’re each opening on Prince Street—again, side by side. You’d think the stores were sister establishments, which is not quite the case. The labels, which both stock trend-driven ready-to-wear and accessories, aren’t sisters; their owners are.
For her second U.S. store, Sandro’s Evelyne Chetrite chose to make the 725-square-foot shop a women’s-only affair—ironically enough, because her menswear business is so strong. “The men’s collections are becoming more and more important and therefore much more appreciated. They need space to express themselves in their own environment, just as the womenswear does,” Chetrite says. (The men’s and women’s stores at Bleecker Street have separate entrances but connect internally.) Aside from that, the two boutiques are similar. Like the Bleecker Street location, the store has an antiqued oak wood floor and whitewashed brick walls; hanging from the racks are Spring’s best-sellers, including the Vertige green tweed jacket ($515) and the Enivrant floral blouse ($270).
Her sister, Judith Milgrom of Maje, likewise modeled her new Prince Street boutique—the label’s third in the U.S.—on her Bleecker store, inspired by a traditional Parisian apartment, with a mirrored chandelier, chevron wood floors, and gold leaf detailing. The Soho store will also be women’s only, including clothes, shoes, handbags, jewelry, and accessories; a five-piece collection of Brigitte Bardot T-shirts, called Icons Forever, launches today as well.
The neighborhood seems to suit both nicely. And while Sandro is looking for a space in Soho and planning to open in Los Angeles, according to Chetrite, Sandro’s “next store will be on Madison Avenue.” No surprise here: So will Maje’s.
Sandro, 8 Prince St., NYC; Maje, 10 Prince St., NYC.
Sandro, in continuing with its Americana kick (the French brand teamed up with Dree Hemingway in January on a capsule collection of print tees and boho seventies-inspired pieces), has paid tribute to one of the country’s most legendary musical acts: the Doors. “Not only was Jim Morrison able to create the most hypnotic music of all time, but he exhibited a particular style throughout his career,” Sandro Homme artistic director Ilan Chetrite tells Style.com of the band’s front man. “No man has ever worn leather pants with such style.” As an homage to the rock star’s iconic look, Chetrite created a range of vintage knitted T-shirts featuring images of Morrison and the band. “I wanted to honor the band that transcended music with melodies halfway between heaven and damnation,” he explains. The red, white, and black shirts ($95 to $110) are available now on the Sandro Web site.