The Fine Art of Fall Dressing
Photographs by Tristan Govignon
The year’s best season for fashion has outdone itself with pieces even more breathtaking than usual—dresses and jackets full of unapologetic opulence, pants and blouses rich in detail. And in all of it,a masterful beauty that’s nothing short of picture-perfect.
Portrait of a Lady
Balenciaga jacket, $2,385 at Louis. Carolina Herrera Sweater, $1,190 at Neiman Marcus. Earrings, $65 at
20th Century Ltd.
To the Manor Worn
Left: Jonathan Saunders Dress, $3,025 at Louis. Necklace, $175, and bracelet, $400. Both at 20th Century Ltd.
Right: Theory jacket, $525, pants, $235, and Shirt, $195, Salvatore Ferragamo shoes, $570. All at Neiman Marcus. Rolex Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona Watch, $23,700 at Lux, Bond & Green. Tie, stylist’s own.
Left: Brooklyn Tailors suit, $800
at Stel’s. Prada shirt, $420, and Gucci shoes, $550. Both at Neiman Marcus.
Right: Fendi jacket with belt, $2,280, Giorgio Armani shirt, $1,895, and Chloé Elise bag, $1,095. All at
Saks Fifth Avenue. Marc Jacobs skirt, $695 at Marc Jacobs. Yves Saint Laurent Palais Passementerie shoes, $950 at
Neiman Marcus. Brooke Kanani
ring, $3,500 at
To His Coy Mistress
Giada Forte Dress,
$650 at Louis. Necklace, $195, earrings, $195, and Eisenberg bracelet, $1,200. All at 20th Century Ltd.
Beauty Note: High-volume hair needn’t be dry or sticky. Oribe’s Soft Lacquer heat styling spray delivers a soft-touch finish; oribe.com.
Chanel Byzance coat, $8,755, and boots, $1,975. Both at Neiman Marcus. Ring, $495 at Chanel.
Natural hair color gets a boost with Ombre Color, available at Maxime Salon; maximesalon.com.
Left: Prada sweater, $395, and shirt, $420. Both at Neiman Marcus. Tie, stylist’s own.
Great skin comes from enzyme-based detoxifying treatments like the Rejuvenating Facial at Brad Duncan Skincare; bradduncan-skincare.com.
Right: Whitman shirt, $245 at Diane Von Furstenberg. Prada Jacket, $1,630 at Neiman Marcus. Paige cardigan,
$228 at Marc by Marc Jacobs. APC pants,
$340 at Stel’s. Earrings, $250 at 20th Century Ltd. ring, $800 at Brooke Kanani.
Dress, $5,510 at Isoude.
Some of the strongest looks for fall are also the softest—à la lash extensions at Luxlash; luxlash.com.
Styling by Brigid Nastasia and Joseph Gordon Cleveland/Contra
Production assistant: Austyn Ellese Mayfield
Stylists’ assistants: Christina Kim, Jake Hebert, Kaitlin Quinn and Julie Schuerhoff
Hair: Patty Martin and Kate Mooney/Shag
Makeup: Vlad Benedetti
Manicurist: Lulu Pimentel/Miniluxe
Models: Danielle/Dynasty Models & Talent and Matt/Maggie Inc.
Shot on location at The Taj Boston
Additional rugs provided by Medallion Rug Gallery
5 Newbury St., Boston
617-859-0055 | chanel.com
Diane Von Furstenberg
73 Newbury St., Boston
617-247-7300 | dvf.com
270 Bellevue Ave., Newport
877-225-6138 | isoude.com
60 Northern Ave., Boston
(617-262-6100 | louisboston.com
Lux Bond & Green
416 Boylston St., Boston
617-266-4747 | lbgreen.com
Marc Jacobs/Marc by Marc Jacobs
81 Newbury St., Boston
617-425-0404 | marcjacobs.com
5 Copley Place, Boston
617-536-3660 | neimanmarcus.com
Saks Fifth Avenue
The Prudential Center, 800
Boylston St., Boston
617-262-8500 | saksfifthavenue.com
334 Newbury St., Boston
617-262-3348 | shopstels.com
20th Century Ltd.
73 Charles St., Boston
617-742-1031 | boston-vintagejewelry.com