The Insider: Claudine Auguste

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Perhaps the only thing chicer than Brooklyn’s Wythe Hotel is its wonderful project manager, Claudine Auguste. She’s been pumping her energy into the Williamsburg spot since it was a construction site, helping make it the coolness hub—for both out-of-towners and locals—that it is now. Bottom line: Girl knows what’s up, and she shares some of her tips ‘n tricks below. —monica derevjanik

Q: What are your top three travel essentials?
A: RMS Beauty Oil is like dessert for your face, a Marlow Goods scarf is always right, Aesop’s Resurrection Aromatique Hand Balm—I love that smell. It’s classic, clean, and sexy, and the packaging is insane. Ok, and I know this makes four, but I have to include Everlane T-shirts. You can never go wrong with one of those.

Q: If you had to throw a dinner party tonight, how would you theme it?
A: Tonight? Well the Good Eggs order won’t arrive for another two days, so takeout it is! Between planning events at the Wythe and getting ready for a baby girl due in May, I’d say the theme would be “2 Bizzy 2 Cook,” and the invite would be sent out to friends two hours before asking for their burrito orders. And to really stretch out that theme, I would make sure that every burrito is also served with a paper towel and two individual packets of Cholula.

Q: If you could live in any city outside of NYC, where would you head?
A: Vienna. Paris gets all the glory. Vienna is a darker sexier version with art, architecture, music, and food that sings of precision, grace, and warm beauty.

Q: Which Of a Kind pieces do you have your eye?
A: The White Diamond Pharos Ring by Steven Shein—squeal! The Ingrid Cuff and the Simone Ring from Dream Collective are like a daydream to Mykonos, and this Rachel Rose blouse—wowza. It’s a little business and a little pleasure. 

Q: We bet you know all the good spots in Williamsburg. Ideal day? 
A: First we’d go to Organic Planet on Bedford for coconut smoothies. Don’t forget to add the banana! This is key. Then we’d go to the new V1 Gallery space, Bad News, which is in the front of Black Bear Bar. Jacob Holdt’s American Pictures is currently up, and it is fantastic. Then we’ll head north, up Wythe, and make a stop at The Ides or Reynard because these are my home-bases and perfect stops before heading to Greenpoint, where I’ve lived for eight years, for part two of the night. Straight to River Styx for good times, squid suave, and perfect nachos. Then round out the night at Achilles Heel for familiar faces, on-point tunes, and an overall killer selection of all things good.

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Get Outta Here: 36 Sick Hotels and Vacation Rentals That Designers Swear By

Are you starting to plan-slash-dream about a summer getaway? Well, then, you best consult this list: We’ve asked some aesthetically minded, inspiration-hungry, overworked designers where they check-in when they can slip away for a few days, and they’ve shared three dozen spots—from boutique hotels in Dubai to beach huts in Tulum to rustic cabins in Utah—that are nothing short of mind-blowing. —erica

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Abode Hotel
Mumbai, India 
“It’s such a beautiful and calming haven, and I am addicted to their watermelon juice at breakfast. They also have Marmite, which I have a weakness for.” —Nina Egli of Toujours Toi Family Affairs

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Amanyara
Turks and Caicos, British West Indies
“Luxurious, with incredible food. Imagine your own private cinema—and popcorn—at any time of the day.” —Erin Wahed of Bande des Quatres

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Ananda Spa
Narendranagar, India
“We went to the Ananda Spa high up in the Himalayas of India at the end of our month-long sisters trip. After a constant, hectic hustle for three weeks seeing as much as we could in Nepal and Rajasthan, we arrived at the Ananda in a state of sensory overload. The hotel is perched in the heaven of super-fresh and crisp air, it’s lush and luxurious, and the Ayurvedic spa is top-notch. Our favorite part of our stay was probably the Kurta pajamas all guests wear at the hotel.” —Amanda and Melanie Kain of Kain Label

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Arizona Biltmore
Phoenix, Arizona
“It opened 1929 and was designed by Albert Chase McArthur with Frank Lloyd Wright. It feels so Mayan—that’s what I love about it. It’s so luxurious, and I also loved their garden—it looks a little bit like secluded school.” —Yuka Izutsu of Atelier Delphine

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Benesse House
Naoshima, Japan
“Stay in one of their rooms, and you get to experience a night (or more) in a museum. You can wonder through pieces bu Jasper Johns, Bruce Nauman, and David Hockney late-night or wake up to Hiroshi Sugimoto photographs in the morning while you sip on your macha and look out over the Seto Inland Sea.” —Victoria Cho of Metalepsis Projects

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Bird’s Nest Cabin Rental
Ontario, Wisconsin
“Our go-to nature escape from Chicago is staying in a log cabin in Southwestern Wisconsin. In about four hours, you can be leisurely canoeing down the Kickapoo River as it cuts through cliffs, forested areas, and prairie. These log cabins have fireplaces and smell like you are sleeping in a pine forest. On your way back home, don’t miss out on this hilarious place that sells pretzels as large as your ass with various cheese (duh) and mustard sauces for dipping.” —Sarah Fox of Cursive Design

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Briol
Barbiano, Italy
“The most memorable spot in recent vacation history was at Briol in the Italian Alps—it’s been owned by the same family for a century. You hike up or take a special off-road taxi to the hotel. It has soft pine floors and whitewashed, Bauhaus interiors, communal, delicious dining, and 18-mile hikes.” Kathleen Whitaker

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Cabañas La Conchita
Tulum, Mexico
“It’s a two-story bungalow with hammocks and white sand at your doorstep. The lovely people from the hotel pick bananas to serve at breakfast along with freshly squeezed OJ.” —Tere Artigas of Gabriela Artigas

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Caldera’s Dolphin
Santorini, Greece
“I just booked this—and I can’t wait! The views look amazing, and the hotel is very secluded—which means tons of walking and biking, and we plan to do some sailing. I’m very excited as Greece is my husband’s favorite place on earth!” —Suzan Lambillotte of Lambillotte

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Cave House Rental
Santorini, Greece
“I love visiting Santorini because it’s so quiet and the views are incredible, and I think the best way to do it is renting a local cave house. They are built into the cliffs so you wake up with gorgeous views and a breeze every morning—and can drink local wines while watching the sunset.” —Danielle Ribner of Loup

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Chickasaw Homestead Rental
Joshua Tree, California
“I went there recently with two girlfriends for a spiritual adventure, and one was had. It’s a historic little homestead with Joshua Tree National Park practically in the backyard. One of our favorite moments was discovering that the owner Diane had left us detailed notes about how to handle the tortoise in the front yard—carefully!” —Rammy Park of Wanderluster

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Coqui Coqui
Tulum, Mexico
“I just recently took a trip to Tulum, Mexico, which was incredible. We stayed at the Coqui Coqui—it’s an unpretentious, magical fashion fortress. The rooms are minimal and thoughtfully put-together. Flowy linens, concrete floors, and antique brass fixtures make up the look and meld together seamlessly.  The second-floor, ocean-view rooms are the way to go.” —Corinne Grassini Mathern of Society for Rational Dress

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Costa Navarino
Pilos, Greece
“The hotel is located in the Greek region of Messina and is filled with everything you can imagine for every age possible. From the beautiful view of the water to the swimming pool, slides, outdoor sports and even entertainment like bowling and a movie theater.” —Alexandra Koutsomitis of Alexa Sofia

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El Albergue
Ollantaytambo, Peru
“Located in the Ollantaytambo train station which connects Cusco to Machu Picchu, this spot is perfectly designed and has the most beautiful plants and flowers. They also have an organic farm behind the hotel, so the food is delicious!” —Harper Poe of Proud Mary

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El Copal
Oaxaca, Mexico
“It’s situated on a quiet, private, somewhat-deserted beach on the Oaxacan coast—you can soak up the views of beautiful beach and jungle-like vegetation surrounding the quiet cabins and go to sleep to hypnotizing wave sounds. Another amazing experience at this place is showering outside—the shower is hidden in the woods in your private area!” —Yegang Yoo of IMAGO-A

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Esalen
Big Sur, California
“I did an epic Big Sur road trip, and, at this place, it’s about the hot mineral baths overlooking the crashing waves of the Pacific by moonlight.” —Susan Domelsmith of Dirty Librarian Chains

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Explora Patagonia – Hotel Salto Chico
Torres del Paine National Park, Chile
“To find such an amazing hotel in one of the most scenic parks in the world makes this place totally worth the long trip south.” —Brook Stroud of La Matera

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The Gage Hotel
Marathon, Texas
“I stayed in this amazing, super-traditional ranch-style hotel in Marathon, Texas. The owner re-created its grandeur from the 1920s, and it’s filled with artifacts. The best bit might well have been the view from the lawn chairs on the porch—there is nothing like seeing the stars of a Texas sky at night!” —Bernice Kelly of Macha Jewelry

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The Graham & Co.
Phoenicia, New York
“My girlfriend and I had a super-nice time up there last summer—they show movies on the back lawn, there’s a fruit stand down the road that stays open 24 hours a day, the nearby Peekamoose restaurant is amazing, and one of the best (and hardest to find) swim holes on this planet, the Blue Hole, is close by.” —Matt Singer

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La Mirage Garden Hotel & Spa 
Cotacachi, Ecuador
Summer is the perfect time to visit the Galapagos Islands in Ecuador. While you’re down there, make sure to spend a few nights at this old-school luxury hotel. The décor is Louis XIV-exquisite, with original paintings, canopy beds, petal-strewn pools, and stone-slab baths.” —Pierre Kim of Ivory Row

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La Passion Hotel
Cartagena, Colombia
“The hotel is run by a French artist Thierry Forte who owns a gallery on the first floor. It’s old but faded and torn to perfection. The roof has a dipping pool that nobody seemed to use with a view of Cartagena.” —Grace Chang of Ivory Row

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La Pause
Marrakesh, Morocco
“Lindsay and I went there for a little getaway between antique jewelry buying trips in London and Paris. We rode camels together through remote villages, ate delicious couscous under a gorgeous berber tent, and hung out in the candle-lit rooms, which were luxurious despite the fact that they didn’t have electricity.” —Erica Weiner

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The Lightning Field
Catron County, New Mexico
“Visiting this Walter de Maria land art installation outside of Santa Fe is the most breathtaking, surreal, and humbling experience. You stay out in the middle of the desert, far away from civilization, with 180 degrees of sky and sunrises, sunsets and lightning to keep you entertained.” —Kathryn and Lizzie Fortunato of Lizzie Fortunato

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The Line Hotel
Los Angeles, California
“I got a chance to stay at The Line Hotel when it had just opened. I took a little staycation, hung out, and enjoyed the beautiful view from my room of the Griffith Park Observatory and the Hollywood sign. Chef Roy Choi opened up a lively lobby bar and his latest restaurant, POT, which are both delicious. To complete this hotel’s awesomeness, Poketo opened up their second location in the lobby!” —Sonya Gallardo of HighLow Jewelry

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Loft Rental
Playa Del Carmen, Mexico
“My boyfriend and I went to Playa Del Carmen for my birthday a couple of months ago. We found this incredible place on Airbnb. It was in the jungle, and there were super-cute lemurs playing in the trees outside our window in the mornings!” —Collette Ishiyama

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Macakizi Hotel
Golturkbuku, Turkey
“Nothing beats the comfy cushions, on the chic decks over the beautiful blue Aegean Sea.” —Jill Golden of Flutter by Jill Golden

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Matemwe Bandas
Matemwe, Zanzibar
“It is only three huts on the beach completely made out of palm wood. The owners brought us fresh coconuts and homemade margaritas everyday. It was amazing to see all the local kids playing on the beach right in front of our little porch.” —Jaclyn Mayer of  Orly Genger by Jaclyn Mayer

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Ojai Valley Inn & Spa
Ojai, California
“This is my favorite place to go in California during the summer. It is beautiful over there—a little pricey but so quiet, with a positive energy. We try to get a room where you have the best view of the mountains. At night, you can stay on your balcony to contemplate all the stars in the sky.” —Hortense Bonneau of Hortense Jewelry

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The Prairie
Round Top, Texas
“R&R+ good girl time + vintaging! Rachel Ashwell’s shabby-chic, cozy, and beautiful cottage oasis is great for a low-key road trip.” —Stacy Herzog Berk of frieda&nellie

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The Red Lion Inn
Stockbridge, Massachusetts
“My husband and I went here last fall, and it was such a perfect weekend in a truly beautiful location. The inn dates back to the 18th century and has all the charm to prove it—along with a delicious restaurant and bar service to the front porch. A complete win, all around!” —Nina Glaser of Ash & Anchor

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River Bend Hot Springs
Truth or Consequences, New Mexico
“Truth or Consequences—the name of the town first brought me here almost 10 years ago on a cross-country trip. River Bend Hot Springs is worth a trip in itself—it’s very New-Age-y, with a laser show at night. It’s almost absurd, but the hot springs overlooking the Rio Grande are amazing. It’s a total desert oasis.” —Nettie Kent

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Saruni
Masai Mara, Kenya
“Nestled in the bushes of the Masai Mara, it’s pure magic. There are only a few cottages, with a limit of 14 guests. There are cozy, delicious, fireside meals with people from all over the world and amazingly serene and breathtaking views with baboons, lions, water buffalo, and all sorts of wildlife roaming around your cottage.” —Jennie Kwon

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Sparrows
Palm Springs, California
“My boyfriend and I just did a weekend escape to Palm Springs to thaw out after the winter and stayed at this hotel called Sparrows that recently opened that I LOVED. I almost don’t want to talk about it because I think it might get really crowded and hard to stay there! It’s totally simple and minimal, rustic ranch style, and everything was impeccably done. I wish it was my house!” —Ellen Van Der Laan of Baggu

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Ulu Niu House Rental
Big Island, Hawaii
“I grew up staying in this house on Hawaii’s Big Island every year. Unlike the other islands, the Big Island is covered in black lava fields, which make the landscape seem remote. Wailea Bay is my hidden gem. You’ll find a few campers, locals, and small families scattered along the tucked away sandy, blue beach.” —Sophie Monet Okulick of Sophie Monet

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XVA Art Hotel
Dubai, UAE
“The XVA Art Hotel in Dubai is one of the few boutique hotels in the city: ten rooms in a 100-year-old house built of coral and limestone with three wind towers and a couple of peaceful courtyards filled with contemporary art and trees, right off the Dubai Creek. I love the fresh mint-lemonade slushies at the courtyard cafe and the amazing gift shop that sells clothing, home goods, and souvenirs by local and regional designers.” —Rawaan Alkhatib

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Zion Mountain Ranch  
Zion National Park, Utah
“My guy and I stayed on this buffalo preserve—in our very own cabin—just 5 minutes outside of Zion National Park. They had a farm-to-fork restaurant on-site—the food was AMAZING, just like the views. I can’t wait to go back again.” —Allison Heutsche of Artasan

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Weather Vain: Miami, Florida - 79 and Partly Cloudy

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We are, unfortunately, too old for spring break (or is it spraaaang break?). But if we got to escape to FL right now, we’d want to be chilling in Miami on this lovely day. —erica

Clockwise from top left:

+ As crisply chic as, well, everything about The Raleigh Hotel—that’s what this Apiece Apart top is.

+ Thierry Lasry sunglasses, in colors that mesh with all the neon lights.

+ In case an outing to Hyde Beach is in the cards: this Sophie Hulme sucker.

+ The print of this neoprene skirt by Emma Cook? Totally goes with the wallpaper at The Broken Shaker—and that’s a compliment.

Etten Eller earrings with appropriately Deco vibez.

+ Robert Clergerie shoes that match the sand.

+ A happy-making Alison Lou ring, straight from The Webster.

How to dress for this weather?! Lots more ideas coming at you.

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Weather Vain: Anchorage, Alaska - 34 and Clear

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I’m going to save my first adventure to the City of Lights and Flowers for a time of year when there are, you know, flowers, but if you happen to be in AK today, here’s what I think you should wear—and what you should do! —erica

Clockwise from top left:

+ A Carven turtleneck, for cozying up to some seafood at Marx Bros. Cafe.

+ Frame Denim jeans that aren’t too fancy for some reindeer sausage.

+ Floral Kenzo gloves—because it’s too frosty to really experience any of the stunning natural scenery.

+ A Baggu bucket bag as caramel-y as a Bavarian Hefeweizen from Glacier Brewhouse.

+ An Isabel Marant coat, with a hood! In case your ears get chilly.

+ A K/LLER bracelet that would look fiiiiine resting on the bar at Hotel Captain Cook.

+ Velvet slip-ons c/o Rag & Bone that are cozy enough to watch the Alaska Aces play some ice hockey.

There’s a whole lot of “Weather Vain” to be had if you’re looking…

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Weather Vain: Buenos Aires, Argentina - 80 and Mostly Cloudy

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Most of us north of the equator are probably itching to go south right now, and where better than B.A.? Here’s what we’d be working if we were jetting to the Argentine capital right now. —erica

Clockwise from top left:

+ An Alexa Sofia scarf nearly as sweet as Nucha's baked goods.

+ A Black Crane top, as chilled-out as the lofts at Home Hotel

Pants—from Base Range—baggy enough for a healthy portion of grass-fed beef at La Brigada.

+ An Elizabeth Knight necklace game for some Palermo Soho shoppin’ time.

+ Shades, by Warby Parker, for strolling Jardín Botánico Carlos Thays.

+ The sort of Rag & Bone vest you should always toss in a carry-on.

+ A made-in-Argentina bag from the talented ladies of Hare+Hart.

Loeffler Randall shoes that can handle a really, really late night.

Whoa, there’s more “Weather Vain!” Have at it.

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Weather Vain: Mexico City, Mexico - 70 and Clear

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Polar vortex wha? In Mexico City today, it’s GD ideal. How to make the most of unbeatable weather in the City of Palaces. —erica

Clockwise from top left:

+ A J Brand jacket as straight-up chic as the city’s Colonia Roma ‘hood.

+ Alynne Lavigne earrings—golden like the mezcal at El Palenquito.

+ A Tucker wrap dress for exploring the clothing exhibition at the Museo Frida Kahlo.

+ A Reece Hudson clutch that could hang with the fashion-y lunch crew at Contramar.

+ Super sunglasses that love some bare legs.

+ 3.1 Phillip Lim mules…to kick off as you crawl into your bed at the hotel Brick at the end of the day.

There’s a whole lot more “Weather Vain” to be had if you click this way.

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The Insider: Libby Callaway

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We’ll tell you what: Nashville is so ridiculously lucky to have a resident like Libby Callaway. The former New York Post fashion editor headed south and totally took the city by storm—girlfriend seriously knows everybody and everything happening there. On top of doing a slew of cool projects for the likes of Billy Reid and the very-new hotel The 404, she launched an art-slash-music-slash-food pop-up series along with Susan Sherrick called Joint that we’re itching to check out. Get to know Libby right this minute. —monica derevjanik

Q: What’s the one place you take everyone to when they visit you in Nashville?
A: One place I tell everyone to go—and it doesn’t matter if you like country music or not—is the Country Music Hall of Fame. It’s like a pop-culture experience. I learned a lot about the United States just by visiting it. And they have loads of Nudie suits, the spangly stage outfits that all the country musicians wore with all the rich embroidery and rhinestones.

Q: How about for tasty food? And great shopping?
A: I looooove Mas Tacos. My friend Teresa Mason first opened it as a taco truck, and now she has a brick-and-mortar location. It’s just great food, and you always run into everyone you’ve ever met when you’re there. For shopping, Imogene + Willie on 12th Avenue South is a beautiful store with wonderful product. And, for vintage, I love this chain called Southern Thrift. First of all, it’s the best name ever, and it has the best stuff. Sometimes you go into a Goodwill, and it just feels so edited—but there’s no editing going on at Southern Thrift.

Q: What’s the most incredible piece you’ve found while thrifting?
A: That’s reeeeeally hard! I especially love finding handmade pieces. There’s a chain in Boise called Deseret Industries where I found a gray-and-pink woven poncho with fringe at the bottom and 3D fabric work at the top. I love finding weird stuff like that.

Q: Which designers are you obsessing over right now?
A: I could wear Zero + Maria Cornejo every day. And Black Crane—I have three of their jumpsuits.

Q: The Selby did a pretty amazing tour of your home, and we need to know: What’s the story behind those awesome portraits hanging all over your walls?
A: I have about 80 lady paintings. I first bought a quartet of them, my first batch, from a thrift store about 20 years ago, and they were 97 cents each. None of them are great—some of them are pretty bad and weird, but that’s kind of the beauty. I set parameters about buying them, like I try not to pay over $20 for them.

Q: Tell us a little bit about your time in NYC.
A: When I got started in New York, I managed to fall into a group of really smart women. Laura Brown at Harper’s Bazaar is one of my best friends—she was living with me when she first moved to New York. Janet Ozzard and Kerry Diamond are both pretty incredible, too. Kerry’s magazine Cherry Bombe blows my mind. I knew it was going to be good, but it’s even better than I expected. 

Photo courtesy of Heidi Ross.

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Weather Vain: Marfa, Texas - 53 and Clear

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Yah know, I’ve never been to Marfa, but it just seems like one of those magical places—the sort of spot that you want to pick up your life and move to after spending a day there. Here’s how to go if that day’s today. —erica

Clockwise from top left:

+ A Thomas IV clutch, as cool and chill as the Thunderbird Hotel.

+ K/LLER earrings, minimalist in a way Donald Judd could appreciate.

+ A To Be Adored leather skirt suited for some small plates—or, ok, shrimp and grits—at Miniature Rooster.

+ A shirt-jacket situation from Ace & Jig that’s ready for a cool desert night.

+ This 10 Crosby linen tee plus a Marfalafel from Food Shark equal low-key afternoon.

+ A Maniamania ring that’s bizarre and weirdly enticing—kinda like the Marfa Lights.

+ Acne boots itching to catch a show at Padres.

Get all the “Weather Vain” you can handle.

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Weather Vain: Atlanta, Georgia - 68 and Partly Cloudy

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Today, it’s more like Warmlanta than Hotlanta. How to make the most of the glorious forecast. —erica

Clockwise from top left:

+ Suited for a cross-body hang at the High Museum, this Metalepsis bag.

+ A Tucker dress as lively as the South Indian yumminess at Cardamom Hill. 

+ A silk-and-cashmere Chan Luu scarf that can multitask: It will keep you warm in the shade and hide any srirachi mayo mishaps at Yeah! Burger.

+ This Feliks + Adrik ring: fancy enough to check-in at the Georgian Terrace.

+ Rachel Comey loafers ready to bop around Decatur.

More “Weather Vain!” And lots of it.

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Head to Palm Springs With the Workhorse Jewelry Trio

Three gals, one desert love affair.

Designers Nicole and Amber Sutton and Zoë Chicco­—the threesome behind the rad jewelry line Workhorse—have a thing for Palm Springs. Like, a MAJOR thing: They all escape L.A. to spend time in the desert about as much as possible. Here, some of the reasons why. —alisha prakash

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Zoe: “My husband and I rented a house in Palm Springs for the month of September, and it was glorious. Most of our time was spent swimming, taking morning and evening walks with our dog Rocco, enjoying meals and cocktails with friends, and going to our favorite local haunts.”

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Birba
Amber: “We absolutely love Birba—the food is delish, the drinks are fantastic, and the al fresco ambiance is bar none. I order a pizza every time—typically the white pizza with potato, gorgonzola, ricotta, rosemary, and basil. Drinks on the patio are a must, and I highly recommend the Heated Snake, which has 100% agave tequila, fresh lime, lemon, triple sec, and habanero.”
(622 N. Palm Canyon Dr.)

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The Estate Sale Co.
Amber: “The Estate Sale Co. is a multiplex of mid-century furniture, chandeliers, quirky art, and estate jewelry. The inventory rotates often, and they feature weekly tag sales where you can find treasures for less. I found a pair of Jason Miller antler sconces for Zoe that she had been coveting for months.”
(4185 E. Palm Canyon Dr.)

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Murray Hill
Zoe: “We all have dog-children who love Palm Springs just as much as we do. Weekends typically include a local hike at Murray Hill. The views are seriously amazing—you can see the whole valley, and the pups are actually allowed to roam free.”

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Koffi
Zoe: “Amber and I are iced coffee-addicts, and Koffi is our destination in the AM. A bonus is that it’s a stone’s throw from the rad Ace Hotel, so you are sure to see a hip crowd and lots of eye candy.”
(1700 S. Camino Real)

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The Sagauro
Nicole: “The Sagauro is a newer hip hotel in the area. It has a rainbow façade and two cool spots for food and drinks. Both were opened by chef Jose Garces of Iron Chef (love that show). Tinto is the fancier of the two and serves unique dishes inspired by Basque region in Spain.”
Nicole: “El Jefe has a full tequila bar and is a great gourmet taco spot. I recently went with my boyfriend and my family—we tried a few fancy tequilas, sampled all the taco options, chowed on some guac and chips, and, of course, had too many Micheladas”.
(1800 E Palm Canyon Dr.)

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Consign Design
Amber: “At Consign Design, hidden down a dirt path close to the Estate Sale, Zoe recently picked up a few display items for our studio and showroom, including a few life-size black glass heads for $35 each, When she got to the register they were marked down 40% more–score!”
(4101 Matthew Dr.)

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Workshop Kitchen + Bar
Nicole: “At Workshop Kitchen + Bar, the architecture is amazing—27-foot cathedral ceilings, concrete and steel galore, sleek lighting. It’s the epitome of industrial chic. Workshop supports local farms, and the ingredients are fresh and seasonal. We love to sit at the giant communal table that spans the entirety of the main dining area, rubbing elbows with Palm Springs glitterati, local folk in-the-know, and weekend warriors from L.A.”
(800 N. Palm Canyon Dr.)

Get a look at the pretty rad knuckle ring the ladies of Workhorse Jewelry whipped up!

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