Few things are worse than showing up to a party and spotting someone else in the same 24-hours-old, just-making-its-debut dress. But when you look beyond your go-tos and check out some of the incredible rising stars of fashion, you'll not only be the only one in your outfit, you'll be the best dressed there. These still-under-the-radar artisans run the gamut, creating everything from sandals to ball gowns; deconstructed suiting and graphic T-shirts alike. But they have one thing in common: They all turn out jaw-dropping pieces we need to own, want to talk about, and can't wait to see more of. Here, the top 10 you need to know now.More
Baja East is all about bright colors, bold patterns and unconventional shapes—or as designers Scott Studenberg and John Targon have described the brand, 'loose luxury.' Their vibrant pieces blur gender lines and encourage their consumer to step outside their fashion comfort zone.
Rife with bright colors and bold patterns, Tanya Taylor's vibrant creations will instantly lift your spirits. Her line is essentially sportswear for the girly girl: Think floral-painted leather jackets, rosette-embellished bombers, and brightly colored midi skirts with up-to-there slits.