“New Jackie” python shoulder bag, $5,990; Gucci, Waterside Shops.
Bangles, $19 to $39; Banana Republic, Coconut Point.
Beaded suede platform sandal by Jimmy Choo, $1,195; Saks Fifth Avenue, Waterside Shops.
A slinky column gown and elegant turban conjure up images of North Africa at Ralph Lauren, Spring 2009.
Printed slip dress by Diane von Furstenberg, $995; coral and mahogany necklace by Martin Schettini, $528; Coplon’s, Third Street South.
Global Turned Local
Local designer marilyn reid’s headbands have graced the heads of celebrities such as Paris Hilton and Vanessa Hudgens and the pages of InStyle Wedding, People and Italy’s Luna magazine. They’re made with manufactured, licensed fabric from Chanel, Pucci and Hermès, among other designer names, and are available only at Tickled Pink (239-435-0004) in downtown Naples and on Reid’s Web site (www.mrdesignerheadbands.com).
Head Over Heels
Since the 1980s, Stroke Boutique has delivered cheery-hued resort wear to fashionistas in its home country of Brazil. The boutique’s newly opened location in Coconut Point in Estero is its first in the United States. keep your eyes open for another in Southwest Florida later this year.