Published on May 31, 2016

BEACH READY 
jessica romm perez

EDITORIAL DIRECTOR

This summer I’ll travel to as many beaches as possible. My kit is simple: colorful basics that pack well and I can wear on repeat.

The girls from Truss make these colorful and durable woven bags in Oaxaca.
Folio Large Clutch by Truss, $125 barneys.com

I will pair this with a white dress, sun-kissed skin, and bare feet for beach parties this summer. 
Blush Anya Necklace from Thomas Sires 

This dreamy towel is made from the softest cotton on one side and palm-printed terry on the other.
Makaha by Samudra $125 

Summer essential: a fun new beach read.
Modern Lovers by Emma Straub amazon.com

The layered colors in these amazing vessels remind me of summer sunsets.
Octavia by Concrete Cat

I love everything from this line, but especially this salt spray that creates perfect back-from- the-beach waves. 
Rockaway Salt Spray by R+Co, $25 randco.com

A black bikini + this hat = done.
Horchata by Lola Hats $245 

WELL-ROUNDED 
elaina sullivan

STYLE EDITOR

Sweeping lines and sculptural shapes are having a moment.

the inspiration

I love the sublime minimalism of Robert Mapplethorpe’s flora photography. Robert Mapplethorpe, Flower, 1983. © Robert Mapplethorpe Foundation.
From Mapplethorpe Flora: The Complete Flowers $175 phaidon.com

The coolest table in the hottest color.
Slon Table by Ana Kras $3,100 mattermatters.com

So chic for summer!
Charcoal Sphere Sandals by Brother Vellies $584 brothervellies.com

Wearable art in onyx and sterling silver. 
Black Ball Ring by Sophie Buhai $420 sophiebuhai.com

This instantly elevates any vignette.
Stainless Steel Spheres by CB2 

Giacometti-like flatware to use every day.
Cutipol 20-Piece Moon Black Collection $425 abode-newyork.com

Hand thrown earthen vessels with Japanese influence.
Matte White Round Vase by Victoria Morris 

This limited-edition piece is equal parts sculpture and seating.
Roly-Poly Daybed by Faye Toogood fayetoogood.com

CRYSTAL VISIONS 
courtney somer

EDITOR AT LARGE

The calming colors and healing effects of crystals make them a perfect accent to any room.

the inspiration

I’m obsessed with these watermelon tourmaline stones. They’re perfect for summer and will brighten up any space. 

These stunning drop earrings channel Stevie Nicks and can go from day to night.
Jessica Winzelberg Triple Drop Earrings $490 oroborostore.com

I would use these small bowls to hold flaky sea salt or to keep jewelry by the bedside.
Tigela Bowls by Anna New York

Pink quartz is hand-pressed onto this silk velvet pillow giving it a lunar-like texture that I love.
Pink Quartz Pillow by Aviva Stanoff $250 abchome.com

The healing powers of titanium crystal and essential oils make this soap a must-have for the outdoor shower.
Titanium Quartz by Wild Medicine $22 wildmedicine.us

Beautiful note cards for summer thank yous from Los Angeles artist Hamish Robertson. 
Calcite Notecard

For a unique hostess gift, I like these candy gemstones cast from real crystal specimens.
Crystal Candy Healer Box by Maayan Zilberman, $75 sweetsaba.com

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