The New Sophisticates

chic, simple silhouettes that look back to the elegance of high-fashion decades

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LEFT: Dennis Basso hazel sable jacket ($35,000) and brown cashmere embroidered pants ($2,100) at Dennis Basso, 980 North Michigan Avenue. Chris Benz orange silk-chiffon Amanda shirt ($795) at Blake, 212 West Chicago Avenue. Julie Baker Design yellow-gold locket ($4,445) and handmade yellow-gold chain ($5,720) at Sabbia, 106 East Oak Street. Lambertson Truex wheat python Tori bag ($2,995), by special order at Saks Fifth Avenue, 700 North Michigan Avenue. On eyes: Bobbi Brown Stonewashed Nudes palette ($50) at Bloomingdale’s, 900 North Michigan Avenue. On face: Giorgio Armani Crema Nera ($225) at Saks Fifth Avenue. RIGHT: Oscar de la Renta fuchsia sponge-crepe column gown with open back and black satin belt ($4,950) at Nordstrom, 55 East Grand Avenue. Armenta yellow-gold gypsy hoop earrings with Japanese seed pearls ($1,680) at Manny B& Company, 875 North Michigan Avenue. Tod’s black satin clutch ($795) at Tod’s, 121 East Oak Street. Jimmy Choo black velvet China sandals ($645) at Jimmy Choo, 63 East Oak Street. On lips: Bobbi Brown Shimmer lip-gloss in Stonewashed Nude ($19) at Bloomingdale’s.