StyleBistro Book Club: July 2014

By Cristina Velocci on
Peruse our picks from this month's new releases, then shop the beauty and fashion finds inspired by our chosen reads.Read Full Story

Yes Please: Irene Neuwirth Perfume

By Melissa Goldstein on
(Photos: Barneys New York)Celeb-favorite jewelry designerIrene Neuwirth cites Coppertone sunscreen and Venice Beach as dual muses for her new fragrance with Barneys New York.We're loving its floral-yet-sandy effect, and the way it transports us to the boardwalk (by way of the garden) with a single spritz. Irene Neuwirth x Barneys New York, $195 at Barneys New YorkRead Full Story

Yes Please: Erica Weiner Isosceles Opal Earrings

By Melissa Goldstein on
(Source: Erica Weiner)A friend who knows these things recently told us that one is not supposed to buy opals for one's self, but rather should receive them from someone else (a bit like the jewelry equivalent of fortune cookies).So to any friends, acquaintances, or strangers with a yen for gifting things to people who love opals (ooh ooh right here!): please feel free to pull the trigger on these mystical-feeling triangular studs—handcrafted by members of the Zuni tribe in New Mexico, and...Read Full Story

Yes Please: Leif Metallic Leather Pouch

By Melissa Goldstein on
(Source: Leif)If we ever needed proof that it's the little things that count, Leif's metallic-leather coin purse is an argument clincher. Replete with a beguiling copper finish, a subtle ringed texture, and just enough space for your ID/change/lipstick/credit card, it's the ultimate mini-luxe statement for that big night out. Metallic Leather Pouch, $45 at LeifRead Full Story

Yes Please: Meridian Bracelet

By Melissa Goldstein on
Photo: CoordinatesYou know how people love to ask that whole "where were you when (fill-in-the-blank)" question? Well let's say for the sake of argument that you struggle with the answer from time to time: It would very likely give you an excuse to buy a really cool personalized bracelet in the metal of your choice, emblazoned with the coordinates of that exact place, wouldn't it?And sure, said bracelet would only really work for one question, but then that would probably justify buying the...Read Full Story

Yes Please: 2568 Ski Boot

By Melissa Goldstein on
Photo: SolestruckKeeping your feet warm and looking good can sometimes be a mutually exclusive scenario (and no, that's not us giving you free license to wear Uggs in public year-round). To the rescue: these leather boots by 2568, featuring a fleece lining, a cozy wool upper, and red laces for a look that's so lumberjack in the best possible way.Ski Boot, $219.95 at SolestruckRead Full Story

Yes Please: Distilled Sneakers

By Melissa Goldstein on
(Photos: Anthropologie)These slip-ons by designer Penelope Chilver have a wonderfully impromptu feel about them, as if your Vans got in an ink fight with that artsy kid from your high school English class. Add them to the "ace in the hole" section of your wardrobe—the one that's reserved for pieces that instantly elevate any outfit into the remarkable realm. Distilled Sneakers, $228 atAnthropologieRead Full Story

Yes Please: K-Way x Maje Collaboration

By Melissa Goldstein on
(Photos: K-WayMaje)Edgy pre- and post-workout cover-up preview alert! Designed by Judith Milgrom, founder of beloved French fashion label Maje, these K-Way windbreakers (out February 20) have a parachute silhouette and loud leopard print that we're finding can't-look-away appealing.The light gray version (left) is our number-one draft pick: When paired with black leggings and simple Nikes, its sophisticated street effect can take you through your jam-packed daytime weekend itinerary—gym...Read Full Story

Yes Please: WANT for J.Crew Tote

By Melissa Goldstein on
(Photos: J.Crew)We're big fans of Montreal-based bags label WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie, who specialize in understated, timeless pieces perfectly suited to the jetset lifestyle you either have or would like to look like you have. The brand has teamed up with collboration powerhouse J.Crew for this (frankly genius) organic Turkish cotton and leather tote, which easily morphs from carryall to clutch. Cue: Ooohs and ahhs.WANT Les Essentiels de la Vie for J.Crew Two-Way Tote, $298 at J.CrewRead Full Story

Yes Please: SunaharA Malibu Ring

By Melissa Goldstein on
(Photos: Shopbop) We know from experience that too much of a good thing is a thing (see: that Felicity marathon we had a while back, which left us dazed, disoriented, and thinking we should simultaneously cut our hair and get a perm). But when it comes to tribal-inspired jewerly, we've yet to say "when."This carved brass ring by LA-based label SunaharA Malibu instantly transforms your everyday uniform into something modern bohemian; features a dramatic, finger-spanning height; and feels like...Read Full Story