A unique push and pull between swagger and sophistication, avant garde and adaptability, get the best of both worlds this fall

by ARCHANA AITHAL ROSE

COVETED COVERINGS
With the threat of the coronavirus still looming large on the country and masks becoming mandatory protection to keep the virus at bay, almost all fashion houses are adapting to the new normal with their own iterations of stylish masks. Our picks of this ever growing fashion accessory will keep you both safe and stylish.

Etro Set of Five Masks
Printed in an array of Etro’s iconic paisley in vibrant multicolored, graphic hues, these masks help the wearer pay it forward, with 20% of proceeds pledged to a social cause. $60, etro.com

Lanvin Pack of 2 Masks with Lanvin Print
Constructed in stretchy spandex, a set of two anti-projection masks in black and pink with an ombré emblazoned Lanvin print, these face coverings play well into the logo trend. $100, garmany.com

Jonathan Simkhai Floral Mask Pack
Inspired by seasonal flowers, fresh Pacific and lilac blooms cover a set of two masks in a linen stretch blend with adjustable elastic bands and optional pouch for extra filter. $48, garmany.com

Cellini Spread

FASHION FORCE
Committing to a more sustainable future with 54% of his brand’s fabrics to be produced in an eco-friendly manner, innovating with a more carbon neutral module, Roland Mouret’s fall/winter collection was inspired by the turbulence of Thatcher’s Britain and the creativity of that era. Translating it to form with modest, silky scarf dresses, cinched jackets, sharply tailored skirt suits, and pussy bow tops, this collection is a love song to the modern woman. rolandmouret.com

BOOT CAMP
Whether you’re in the mood for some statement strutting, ornate opulence, or luxe lounging, you can kick it up a notch or dial it down with this season’s swoon worthy boots.

Gucci Women’s Boots with Crystals
You don’t have to be from the wild, wild West to traipse in Gucci’s rodeo inspired, leather lined boots constructed from moire fabric in a luscious green, then bedazzled with infinite sparkling crystals and a comfortable 3 inch heel. $1,790, gucci.com

Isabel Marant Luido Boots
There’s no denying the quiet sophistication of no fuss, neutral taupe hued lamb leather ankle boots with a tapered contrasting heel. $995, isabelmarant.com

Fendi Pink Fabric Boots Bold and beautiful, Fendi’s F
Freedom boots in a punchy pink fabric are finished with a regimental Karli graphy motif paying homage to the legendary, Karl Larger Feld. $1,190, fendi.com

Jimmy Choo Bear 65 Latte and Black Leather Cowboy Boots
The high contrast of black and white nappa leather create a little design tension in these cowboy boots embellished with micro studs and a low Cuban heel. $1,095, jimmychoo.com