Designers Tommy Hilfiger and Valentino showed printed maxi dresses in fluid chiffon and silk creating a soft feminine feel. Designer Phoebe Philo sprinkled mixed flower prints over dresses and skirts at Celine, and Bliss and Mischief re-worked vintage Levis with embroidered flowers. Accessories like Topshop's wooden Clog Sandals or Maison Margiela's brass daisy ring perfect the look for your own summer of love.
She "discovered" actress Lauren Bacall, recognized the bikini as "the most important thing since the atom bomb," advised Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis on matters of style and helped women navigate nearly 40 years of change in the 20th century by giving them a powerful point of view in her magazine pages.
Venerable jewelry brand Tiffany & Co. has rebooted its timepiece business with the launch of a new watch called the CT60. Inspired by a Tiffany style from the 1940s that was a birthday gift to President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (and which he apparently wore while attending the Yalta Conference), it's a clean, round, Swiss-made watch that manages to feel both a tiny bit retro and timeless all at once.