The Return of the Messenger Bag
No canvas or vinyl here. The iconic hands-free bag is as good-looking as ever.
The Scents That Aren't Just for Summer Anymore
When the weather gets crisp, a woody, spicy musk makes sense. But this fall, try another route with these three new fragrances that prove fresh, citrusy scents can and should be worn well past August.
|1. Cologne by Etat Libre d'Orange|
From one of the most avant-garde perfume houses in the industry, this clean mix of blood orange, jasmine, and a light musk channels the bare-bones recipe for the first cologne ever made—an orange-water-based formula created in 1709.
|2. The Architects Club by Arquiste|
When you spray this on, you'll be hit by vanilla, with the second layer kicking in a minute later—like a well-made gin and tonic, it carries notes of juniper, woody angelica root, and lemon essential oil.
|3. Velvet Bergamot by Dolce & Gabbana|
Think Mediterranean July in a bottle. Subtle and simple, it smells like bitter orange, grassy vetiver, and, of course, bergamot—all evocative of Domenico Dolce's native Sicily.
|The Must-See Exhibition
After a massively successful run at London's Victoria and Albert, "David Bowie Is" will be making its sole U.S. stop at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, starting September 23. Yes, the Ziggy Stardust bodysuits are there, but it's the brilliant photos by Masayoshi Sukita and Brian Duffy, who both shot Bowie in the early years, that are the real draw.