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an unexpected style that is both edgy and balanced. By wearing a piece from both seasons, your wardrobe is instantly extended and each outfit becomes a truly unique, one-of-a-kind creation. nnn White, Head to Toe Yes darling, you can wear white after Labor Day and this hot summer trend can easily be transitioned into fall with a few slight alterations. Swap the shorts for a pair of white jeans or add a layer over your lightweight top. You will be crisp and chic in this white-on-white look from coveted designer Kobi Halperin. The sheer crochet lace tank is elegant under the extra white layer, evoking a feeling of polished elegance that can be worn anywhere. Reconnecting to his past while envisioning an idyllic, romantic era, Kobi Halperin introduced a woman’s collection to the market rich in luxurious textiles with an emphasis on crafted artisan details. Born in Israel in the 1970s and raised in a home with deep Eastern European roots, Kobi grew up surrounded by hand-carved ornamented furniture, embellished tapestries, and beautifully framed paintings detailed with brushed metals. Kobi continues to draw inspiration from the intricate details of his nostalgic past while giving today’s woman a modern and Structured Jacket, Eileen Fisher

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feminine look. nnn Chic Layering Get more mileage out of your favorite summer dresses and tops by adding a layer. When evenings begin to turn chilly, grab a chic jacket or sweater to transform your summer dress into a wearable transition piece. As temperatures drop, try this updated bomber jacket from the Needle & Thread label. Covered with detailed embroidered lace, and featuring a baseball collar and functional pockets, this beautifully-handcrafted piece is sure to instantly update any outfit. The creation of British designer Hannah Coffin, Needle & Thread translates Coffin’s eclectic design into distinctive dresses and feminine separates. Collections are built around intricately-embellished pieces and complimented with contemporary technical draping to give an enchanting edge to any wardrobe. The London-based label presents a mixture of vintage-inspired embroidery and glossy sequins sparkles across glittering occasionwear, tulle dresses, and sugar-soft pastel leathers. Another layering option is a lighter more structured jacket paired with either a light tank or tee. These two trendy options — from Tuxedo Jeans, The Seafarer

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Profile for NJ Lifestyle Magazine

NJ Lifestyle Magazine Summer 2016  

NJ Lifestyle Magazine Summer 2016