The Muse - Iris Apfel - Tastemaker Status

Get inspired by “accidental icon,” Iris Apfel, with accessories that are sure to make you stand out.

At 97, Iris Apfel has been a style icon for literally decades. With her bold choices of mixing patterns, layers upon layers of accessories, and her signature over-sized glasses, there’s no wonder why she has inspired and fascinated the world over all of these years. And thanks to her namesake documentary, Iris, her book Iris Apfel: Accidental Icon, and even a Barbie doll styled like her, there are endless ways to get inspired by Iris’ one-of-a-kind personal style.

Whether you choose to channel Iris

with big shades, a statement bangle, &/or patterned bag, you can’t go wrong with these Iris-approved staples. Get the look below:

How would you style an Iris-inpsired outfit?

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Image Sources:

Pine apple print, by Laura Dro, Color canvas wallpaper, Orange lips by BOUFFANTS & BROKEN HEARTS, Flowers, PAIKO, King Protea flower, by Mac by the Sea, Iris Apfel, unknown,

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Eye Trend - Tastemaker Status

You’ll be seeing double with this “eye”-catching trend (too many puns?)

Looking to get some attention? You’ll definitely get some stares with this quirky motif. Okay, enough with the puns. Whether you choose bold & graphic, or simple & chic, the eye trend is definitely worth a second look (sorry, couldn’t help myself). Get the look below:



ASOS DESIGN Gold Plated Sterling Silver Cut Out Eye Motif Necklace

ASOS DESIGN Gold Plated Sterling Silver Cut Out Eye Motif Necklace, $29,




Eye Roll Pouch

Eye Roll Carry-All Pouch by Ambivalently Yours, $15.99,




Abstract Art Earrings, $6,




Closed Eyelaches T-Shirt

Closed Eyelashes T-shirt by TheTeeMachine, $24.99,




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The Eyes Have It Acrylic Clutch, $39.90,



Image Sources: Top left, Top right, unknown original source, Bottom left, Getty Images, Bottom right, damselfly_official, Instagram. Made with Canva.




Jeffrey Campbell Violit Embellished Floral Sandals - Tastemaker Status


These Jeffrey Campbell sandals provide some serious bling for your next summer shindig (Cinderella, eat your heart out!)

What girl doesn’t like a little bit of sparkle? And what girl doesn’t love a whole lot of sparkle? With these heels, you’ll get your fill and then some.


Jeffrey Campbell Sandals

Jeffrey Campbell Violit Embellished Floral Sandal, $149.95,


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Red Stripe - Tastemaker Status

Stripes become even bolder in these carnival-inspired colors.

Stripes are a classic pattern that never go out of style, and are even more popular during the summer months thanks to the go-to sailor stripe. Swap out your navy stripes with red for even more of a fun, almost European-influenced, pop!




Brixton Fiddler Stripe Baker Boy Cap



Striped Tunic, $69.90,




Pieces Striped Oversized Shirt, $56,




Missguided Barbie Stripe Swimsuit, $40Missguided Barbie Striped Beach Towel, $29,

Image Sources: Top left, Pandora Sykes, Middle, Shay Mitchell for Quay X Shay Mitchell, Bottom right, Anthropologie, instagram. Stripes, Unknown Source. Made with Canva.



Boater Hats - Tastemaker Status

Originating from 19th century men’s fashion, the boater hat is the perfect head-cover from countryside to beachside.

The boater hat proves to be truly versatile with its compact design, keeping you in the shade whether you’re walking in the city or on the boardwalk. It is also a great finishing touch to almost any summer look.




Treasure & Bond Straw Boater Hat, $29,


Straw Boater with Bow Detail in Mono


ASOS Straw Boater with Bow Detail in Mono, $23,


LA Hearts Straw Boater Hat


LA Hearts Straw Boater Hat, $29.95,


Image Sources: Top left, Lovely Pepa, Be.Daze.Live. Middle, The Chriselle Factor. Bottom right, Malaika Firth for J. Crew, J. CREWING. Sand, Cuyana. Made with Canva.



J. Crew Fruit Bowl Earrings - Tastemaker Status

Channel Carmen Miranda in these saucy “fruit bowl” earrings for the perfect summer accessory.

Searching for the perfect punch for a simple white outfit? Look no further than these eye-catching earrings! Whether you’re vacationing to the islands, or attending your neighbor’s backyard luau, these J. Crew earrings are sure to get the party started.




Fruit Bowl Earrings, $68,


Image Sources: Blood Orange, Mowielicious. Lemon, The Glitter Guide.  Make-Up, Stephen Lewis, Instagram.



Frida Kahlo - Tastemaker Status

Get inspired by the surrealist artist with statement earrings, elaborate patterns, and maybe even a flower crown…?

One of the most recognizable faces in history (and one of the few famous women looking fabulous with a uni-brow), Frida Kahlo was not only a talented painter but also had a personal sense of style that continues to influence to this day. Check out some of the ways you can channel her look with these items:




Bejeweled Metal Earrings, $19.90,


j. crew jacket


Silk Wrap Blazer in Island Floral, $198.




ASOS Design Statement Color Drench Orchid Headband, $16,




Frida Kahlo Tote Bag by devinepaintings, $20.99 & up,


Image Sources: Nickolas Muray, Throckmorton Fine Art. Nickolas Muray, Weinstein Hammons Gallery. Flowers, Unknown Source. Made with Canva.