Marina Larroudé, Fashion Director
The Trend: Geometric Print
The Dress: Barneys New York Geometric-Print Silk Dress

BARNEYS NEW YORK Geometric-Print Silk Dress / KHOKHO Jabu Mini Straw & Leather Basket Bag / SAMUELE FAILLI Lauren Suede Sandals

How She Wears It: Our Fashion Director has an effortlessly feminine personal style and loves a graphic dress for its one-and-done sensibility. “The print on this Barneys New York dress speaks for itself, so I’ve kept my accessories neutral. I paired it with an on-trend raffia bag to bring a beach vibe to the city streets.”

Gurki Basra, Senior Buyer, Jewelry and Watches
The Trend:
Color Pop
The Dress:
Calvin Klein 205W39NYC Silk-Wool Asymmetric T-shirt Dress

CALVIN KLEIN 205W39NYC Silk-Wool Asymmetric T-Shirt Dress / ANA KHOURI Earring / Similar MARK DAVIS Bakelite & Mixed-Gemstone Bangle / Floral Bakelite Bangle / SPINELLI KILCOLLIN Nova Rose Pavé Ring / CHLOÉ Nile Small Leather Crossbody Bag / GUCCI Leather Sandals

How She Wears It: Take a cue from Gurki and don’t shy away from color this summer—in fact, go all in pairing primary hues like bright yellow and bold blue. To balance out this dress’s asymmetrical cut, Gurki accented with a few bold bracelets. “Stacking my vibrant Mark Davis bangles complemented the silhouette of the dress. I even wore a Chloé bag that practically feels like another bracelet thanks to the metal handle.”

Lauren Church, Assistant RTW Buyer / Tangley Baumgarten, Assistant Shoes Buyer
The Trend:
Feminine Florals
The Dress:
A.L.C. Cruz Floral Stretch-Silk Knotted Dress / Ulla Johnson Evania Floral Striped Cotton-Silk Midi-Dress

On Lauren: A.L.C. Cruz Floral Stretch-Silk Knotted Dress / CARBON & HYDE Throne Ring / CARBON & HYDE Stella Ring / PROENZA SCHOULER Hava Chain Shoulder Bag / BARNEYS NEW YORK Braided Suede Double-Band Sandals / On Tangley: ULLA JOHNSON Evania Floral Striped Cotton-Silk Midi-Dress / MY STORY The Stevi Hoop Earrings / Similar BARNEYS NEW YORK Clutch / ISABEL MARANT Jeyka Studded Leather Ankle-Wrap Sandals

How They Wear It: Your weekend wedding staple can work overtime with a casual accessories swap. “The great thing about a floral-printed dress is that it can be dressed up with statement jewelry and stilettos or dressed down with sandals,” says Tangley. She pairs her Ulla Johnson dress with a boho sandal, while Lauren wears her A.L.C. style with a braided Barneys New York mule.

Victoria Lee, Associate Buyer, Men’s Developing Designer
The Trend:
Sweatshirt Dress
The Dress:
Givenchy “Mad Love” Cotton Sweatshirt Dress

GIVENCHY “Mad Love” Cotton Sweatshirt Dress / WANDLER Anna Leather Belt Bag / MIU MIU Logo-Strap Glitter Platform Sneakers

How She Wears It: “Working in men’s fashion, I am influenced by a lot of grunge and sporty trends,” says Victoria, who loves the feminine take on athleisure exemplified in this Givenchy sweatshirt dress. To keep her waist defined in the oversized silhouette, she simply added the accessory of the season: a belt bag. “This Wandler bag simultaneously adds dimension while allowing me to stay hands-free.”

Meredith Hinshaw, Associate Buyer, Designer Handbags and Sun
The Trend: White Maxi
The Dress: Barneys New York Cotton Poplin Maxi Dress

BARNEYS NEW YORK Cotton Poplin Maxi Dress / L’AGENCE Brea Striped Linen-Cotton Blazer / FENDI Runaway Small Leather Tote Bag / MANOLO BLAHNIK Allura Denim Slingback Pumps

How She Wears It: Rethink summer’s breezy maxi by styling in structured pieces like a tailored blazer, a boxy bag, and classic slingbacks. These pieces transition the vacation staple into city life in a way that lasts far beyond Labor Day. “Plus, topping a blazer over a spaghetti-strap dress keeps the look polished for the office,” notes Meredith.

Mara Goodman, Assistant Buyer, Women’s Designer RTW
The Trend: Flirty Wrap Dress
The Dress:
FiveSeventyFive Polka Dot Crinkled Crepe Minidress

FIVESEVENTYFIVE Polka Dot Crinkled Crepe Minidress / BARTON PERREIRA Themis Sunglasses / FONTANA MILANO 1915 “Mini A” Suede Crossbody Bag

How She Wears It:  A mini wrap dress is a perfect wardrobe addition, especially for frolicking around the city. “The combination of polka dots with ruffles makes this FiveSeventyFive dress both youthful and flirty. I took a cue from French-girl style by wearing a bold red lip, too,” says Mara. Master that certain je ne sais quoi with no-fuss white sneakers, a crossbody bag, and trusty sunnies.

Gabrielle Cadet, Assistant Buyer, Women’s Designer RTW
The Trend: Shirtdress
The Dress: Ben Taverniti Unravel Project Self-Tie Silk Dress

BEN TAVERNITI UNRAVEL PROJECT Self-Tie Silk Dress / BALENCIAGA Chain Lock Medium Leather Shoulder Bag / TABITHA SIMMONS Alana Ankle Boots

How She Wears It: A shirtdress is a workwear staple, but Gabby updated the silhouette by playing with fashion-forward accessories like a logo-embellished Balenciaga bag and sparkly Tabitha Simmons booties. “I’m drawn to statement pieces—things that are impactful enough to start a conversation.”


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