Summer is coming to a close but that doesn’t mean we can’t still live every night like it’s the last. Whether it’s hitting a sexy lounge with friends, a quick cocktail at a sleek bar nearby, or a beachside dinner date with a new beau, there are so many things left to do and so many outfits you can wear! So get dressed up in different ways and hit those summer nights with a bang.
Originally from Virginia, Marissa Rubin came to New York with the goal of landing a career in fashion. Marissa Rubin is the Senior Market Editor at People StyleWatch magazine, a position she has held for more than seven years. She spends her days meticulously scouring the clothing market everywhere from designer showrooms to fashion shows and retail boutiques. She's always on the hunt to find the latest and greatest fashion to feature in People StyleWatch each month - often coveting many of these pieces along the way. In a perfect world, her NYC apartment would be a bottomless closet.
It’s time to expose your wild side in one of summer’s hottest trends: safari! This look is part utilitarian and part laidback cool, making it a versatile option for all your warm weather endeavors.
The right accessories are like icing on a cupcake–they can add all the fun and fashion to your outfit. And this season the icing comes in the form of quilted accessories. This luxe texture takes any piece up a notch! Look for it on bags, heels, and boots to add a dramatic effect to your daily look.
It’s time to get your zip on with one of Fall’s biggest trends: zippers! These modern, metal details are no longer reserved for just the punk, edgy girl, but rather they’re a fun accent for the cool, glam girl too! Found on everything from shoes to bags to jewelry—and even clothing—the possibilities are endless. Here are some of my faves that I can’t wait to zip into this season!
Summer is in full effect—hot, humid days and warm, balmy nights—yet fall fashion is just around the corner (with fall clothes and accessories hitting stores as early as the end of this month)! So what’s a trend-setting fashionista to do? Well here are my tips to help you transition your favorite summer styles into this fall’s wardrobe staples.
It’s officially Summer in one week, which means it’s time to break out of your all-black rut and embrace color—and my must-have hue is blue! Nothing radiates on bronzed skin quite like beachy, oceanic shades, from aqua to turquoise to cobalt!
Love them or hate them, it’s time to embrace gladiator sandals! These stylish sandals are a must-have this season and they’re surprisingly easier to wear than you may think!
It’s time to raise the bar, ladies–the GOLD bar, that is! And for spring nothing looks more sophisticated on bronzed skin than gold accents. From thick chains to studs, spikes, bars and cutouts, gold is the new standard in accessories.