22 Fresh Finds for an All-American Summer


We’re ushering in July with a patriotic feel—and Ralph Lauren has you covered in the best of red, white, and blue. Of course, we haven’t forgotten the softer shades of pink summer sunsets or breezy fashions for the guys, so we’ve included something for just about everyone on your summer shopping list. 

Turn to the quintessential American designer—Ralph Lauren—for the perfect look for Independence Day. Ralph Lauren Collection: 888 Madison Ave., 212.434.8000.

Just the right fit for a barbecue: Tory Burch’s Metal-Trim Round Sunglasses. $200 at Tory Burch boutiques and toryburch.com.

Fabio Angri’s American Dream ring in 18-kt. white gold, sapphires, and diamonds. $5,900 through Lusso by Fabio Angri: 908.400.0969 or lussobyfabioangri.com.

Just in time for summer, Peroni Nastro Azzurro—Italy’s premium beer—rolls out its first-ever collaboration with coveted fashion bike brand Martone Cycling Co. Ride off in this “Martone for Peroni” bike for $895: martonecycling.com.

Be bold—especially in Carolina Herrera’s vibrant long-sleeve suede top ($2,990) and suede wide-leg pant ($3,290). Carolina Herrera: 954 Madison Ave., 212.249.6552.

These English Floral Placemats ($145 for set of 4) with baked melamine coating are heat-proof to 320 degrees Fahrenheit, so can be used as trivets as well. Available exclusively at Scully & Scully, along with matching English Floral Coasters ($65 for set of 4): scullyandscully.com.

Verdura’s South Sea cultured pearl, ruby, emerald, diamond, and gold Byzantine Bead Necklace. $26,000. Verdura: 745 Fifth Ave., Suite 1205, 212.758.3388, or verdura.com.

Betteridge of Greenwich has something to sing about: Buccellati’s yellow gold and mother of pearl “Opera” ring. $3,100. Betteridge: 239 Greenwich Ave., 203.869.0124.

Take long strides of high summer style in Stuart Weitzman’s LEIGH pump in café crystal. $398. Stuart Weitzman: 625 Madison Ave., 212.750.2555.

Our hunt for the perfect summer jacket is over now that we’ve found Brunello Cucinelli’s lightweight, water-resistant cotton safari jacket. Brunello Cucinelli: 136 Greene St., New York City.

Simply the best: Håndværk’s knit polo in light gray is a timeless classic reinvented with the finest flamed-mercerized Peruvian Pima cotton yarn coupled with soft tailoring. $175 at handvaerk.com.

Billy Baker Co.’s Arroyo bracelet is handmade in Dallas from Bronzite beads, a Southwest porcelain accent, and sterling silver logo (sizes S–XL). $80 at billybaker.myshopify.com.

Savor the superior flavor of Hess Collection’s 2016 Estate Grown Napa Valley Chardonnay, fermented in both stainless steel and oak with a focus on the aromatic and delicate musqué clone. $22 at hesscollection.com.

Make the summer commute a breeze with Bottega Veneta’s Hi-Tech Canvas Sassolungo Backpack in Dark Barolo. $2,250 at bottegaveneta.com.

Your feet will appreciate the cool look and feel of linen this summer, especially in the form of Belgian Shoes’ Mr. Casual, which comes in a variety of linen colorways. $465 at belgianshoes.com.

Shopping for your next day dress is made easy when browsing Badgley Mischka’s Pre-Fall collection. For similar styles, visit badgleymischka.com. 

From Chopard’s Red Carpet Collection, this Secret Watch in 18-kt. white gold and titanium features a 72-ct. black opal set in a variety of stones, with a tanzanite-bead bracelet. For more, visit chopard.com.

Add a splash of abstract expressionism to any look when stepping out in the black Pollock slipper. Stubbs & Wootton: 944 Madison Ave., 212.249.5200.

HW Logo rings by Harry Winston feature diamonds set in 18-kt. yellow, white, and rose gold. Price upon request. For more information, contact Harry Winston at 800.988.4110.

J.McLaughlin’s Sanibel Beach Tote in raffia is perfect for the beach, ready for errands, and easy to pair with your favorite sundress. $138 at jmclaughlin.com.

Slow-cooked for 12 hours for maximum digestive absorption, GG Scandinavian Bran Crispbread crackers are low in carbs yet high in fiber. Discover for yourself why they’re loved by celebs and recommended by top dietitians. Available at ggbrancrispbread.com.

Top off any summer look with Charlotte Kellogg’s hand-block-printed quilted jacket, made in India from 100% cotton. $250 at charlottekellogg.com.