We hope you kept your go-go boots because the 1960s Space Age trend is blasting fashionistas into outer space again. From rocket launches to astronaut and planetary motifs, our cosmic couture style editor, Tori Johnson of ThesTORIbook.com is going to take you “to infinity and beyond.”
SPACE AGE ILLUMINATION
Want to make an impact on a room? Start with this Molten chandelier that provides the perfectly artistic highlight from above. $1,995. Photo and availability courtesy of Citrine Home.
It was the bag heard ‘round the world. Fashionistas clamored for these rocket shaped minaudières that were the star of the Chanel Fall/Winter 2017 show in Paris. Price available upon request. Photo and availability courtesy of Chanel.
3, 2, 1…BLAST OFF
Creative Director Karl Lagerfeld’s runway shows are always an impressively dramatic experience, but Chanel’s Fall/Winter 2017 Paris show was truly out of this world. Models sported space age fashions, metallic space blankets, mod glitter boots and the spectacle was concluded with a mock launch of a life-size rocket. Photo courtesy of Elle.
READY FOR THE SILVER SCREEN
Go high shine this season with Petar Petrov’s Elvia Metallic Silk Ruffle Blouse crafted in Italy. $1,080. Photo and availability courtesy of The Modist.
SOLAR SYSTEM FASHIONS
Gucci describes the new designs in its Pre-Fall ’17 collection as “zigzagging from obscure worlds and cultures.” The planet Saturn is depicted on this skirt in shimmering rainbow sequins. $2,600. Photo and availability courtesy of Net-A-Porter.
Style is no longer earthbound as fashion houses like Chanel draped models in Mylar-esque space blankets as well as an abundance of planetary and astronaut prints. Photo courtesy of Vogue.
WALKING ON CLOUD 9
Tabitha Simmons’ ankle boots exemplify a contemporary flair in white Italian leather and “cool girl” buckles. $1,095. Photo and availability courtesy of Tabitha Simmons.
UNIDENTIFIED FLYING FASHION
Christopher Kane’s star print hoodie features artwork by Ionel Talpazan. $695. Photo and availability courtesy of Christopher Kane.
Puffer jackets made a massive comeback this winter season and Moncler is the all-time luxury puffer expert. Stay warm and stylish with their red lacquered “Bady” design. $1,045. Photo and availability courtesy of Moncler.
THE CAPTAIN’S CHAIR
Relax in this modern “elliptical chair” featuring comfortable and chic black leather and a mix of medal and wood. Classic, yet so futuristic. Pricing available upon request. Photo and availability courtesy of Stowers Furniture.
DON’T BUY, RENT IT
Recently launched “by appointment only” designer handbag rental company, Rent That Bag, is offering fashionistas quick and easy access to a wide selection of designer bags including Prada, Yves Saint Laurent, Chanel, Gucci and many more. Featured here is the YSL “Belle De Jour” patent leather clutch in Bleu Roy which can be rented for a week for $60 or a month for $130. Photo and availability courtesy of Rent That Bag.
Why not wish upon this star? This 14k white gold necklace features an 8-point pavé diamond star pendant set in the center of a 14” to 16″ chain. $400. Photo and availability courtesy of Lee Michaels.
NOW, FOR SOME COLOR PLAY
Lancome’s “Midnight Rush” eyeshadow palette provides 5 different shades from neutral tones to bold pops of color. $50. Photo and availability courtesy of Julian Gold.
The Oscar de la Renta crystal-covered spheres are elegantly party-ready. $495. Photo and availability courtesy of Julian Gold.
PITCH IT BLACK
This limited-edition hand-draped cocktail dress in gunmetal is perfect for an evening out on the town. 20% of the proceeds benefit the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund. $1,600. Photo courtesy of Jack Opatrny Photography. Availability courtesy of Becky Hollands.
A statement piece that is a bit more extraterrestrial—this Deepa Gurnani “Isha” necklace features a bib of silver scales, handcrafted moonstone, Swarovski crystals and more. $420. Photo and availability courtesy of The Garden Room.
SHIELD YOUR EYES
No need to worry about solar flares with these Dior “Diorizon” square sunglasses that feature 100% UVA/UVB protection. $495. Photo and availability courtesy of Neiman Marcus.