I popped into South Coast Plaza the other day to check out the long-awaited reappearance of Céline and wasn't disappointed. Like a minimalist oasis on SCP's first floor (Nordstrom Wing), Céline represents designer Phoebe Philo's rigorous and elegant aesthetic perfectly. Utilizing...
Most of us don’t look back so fondly on our high school years, but besties Frances Akbari and Donna Nguyen remember 1992 at Fountain Valley High as the beginning of a beautiful friendship—and now, business relationship. The duo is launching an online jewelry shop called Serene Sky (shopserenesky.com) on Wednesday, Sept. 18.
If Rachel Zoe is the fashion pied piper, then hundreds of O.C.'s most stylish women willingly followed her to South Coast Plaza's Jewel Court Thursday night, for a runway show of designer fashions curated by the L.A. style icon...
The Aussies are coming, the Aussies are coming --- well, their bathing suits are. Seafolly Swimwear, Australia's No.-1 beach brand, just launched their first stateside location at Fashion Island. Brand director Andie Halas felt Orange County was the perfect fit for the company's first U.S. location. "Fashion Island is such a great shopping destination and we noticed a gap. There was no strong swim offering even though it's such a classic, iconic beach location." Whether you choose from lots of bright-colored solids, patterns, or something more classic, tops and bottoms can be mixed and matched for an individual style and perfect fit.
Fringe style finds that are feminine and fun for the spring.
Orange County is world-class shopping destination, which makes it a world-class style destination—what better way to celebrate than our very own Style Week? Presented by Celebrity Cruises and set at Fashion Island, Irvine Spectrum and The Marketplace, Style Week OC...
Men’s fashion in Southern California is iconic—but our options tend to lean toward sartorial casualness, from the famed straw fedora to the prevalence of tanks and boardshorts. We don’t exude street cred. We created beach cred.
Rags & Stones in San Juan Capistrano is a boutique that makes you feel instantly at home. Its casual chic vibe invites browsing and chatting with owner Melissa Hudson, above, and resident stylist Raegan Centala. Opened last year, the shop...
  Who says Orange County doesn't have swagger? Stance, the San Clemente maker of colorful, edgy, and, yes, actually hip, socks just announced a collaboration by hip-hop princess and fashion "It girl" Rihanna. The singer ("Stay," "Diamond", "B*tch Better Have My...
  Stuff We Love has been meaning to get this: Vitra Eyewear, opened before the holidays in the Crate & Barrel wing of South Coast Plaza. A pretty little boutique featuring designer frames   -- Fendi, Thierry Lasry, Chrome Hearts, Costa...