Every issue of Harper's Bazaar speaks to the varied interests of the discerning contemporary woman who seeks the best for her home, career and lifestyle.
EDITOR’S LETTER • On PRIDE and PERFORMANCE
CITY GIRLS • “My favorite thing about PERFORMING with JT is having somebody to be GOOFY on the stage with,” says YUNG MIAMI, of the rap duo CITY GIRLS. “What’s better than one? TWO.”
WHY DON’T YOU…? • The Month in CULTURE and STYLE
C’mon NOW. • FENDI’s new C’MON SATCHEL is the latest addition to the house’s pantheon of NEW-CLASSIC CARRYALLS: a sleek DAY-TO-NIGHT BAG with a REMOVABLE STRAP that goes with everything, intricately rendered in ULTRARICH MATERIALS
Link UP • The ever-practical ’90S SHOULDER BAG gets a luxe REMIX in a range of RICH MATERIALS and COLORS
Big ENERGY • A knotted SILK BLOUSE goes from PRIM to PRIME-TIME with a MAXIMALIST pair of SCULPTURAL EARRINGS
Tipping POINT • MANOLO BLAHNIK’s fall collection took inspiration from the GLITTERING EVENING SHOES once worn by cinematic legend MARLENE DIETRICH for styles like this CRYSTAL-EMBELLISHED MULE, which will add a touch of OLD-HOLLYWOOD GLAMOUR to a SLIPDRESS or JEANS and a T-SHIRT
In GOOD Company
Block PARTY • VAN CLEEF & ARPELS’S LE GRAND TOUR COLLECTION is an ode to OLD-WORLD GLAMOUR, inspired by the CULTURES and LANDMARKS of eight EUROPEAN DESTINATIONS, including PARIS, BADEN-BADEN, FLORENCE, and ROME
SHOPPING LIST: First of Fall
50 YEARS of HIP-HOP • FIVE DECADES ago this month, HIP-HOP was born, launching a MUSICAL REVOLUTION that became a CULTURAL one, TRANSFORMING the way we think about ART, ACTIVISM, CREATIVITY, SUCCESS, and STYLE. Here, we look back on its LEGENDARY LEGACY.
VOICES 50 YEARS OF HIP-HOP • RAPPER MC LYTE, CHOREOGRAPHER FATIMA ROBINSON, and COSTUME DESIGNER JUNE A MBROSE on making SPACE for WOMEN in HIP-HOP, taking it to the MASSES, and PAVING the WAY for the FUTURE
Rhyme & REASON • With her BRASH LYRICS and GENRE-BENDING SOUND, Atlanta rapper LATTO is one to BET ON. Here, she reflects on her HARD-EARNED RISE and how a NEW GUARD of FEMALE ARTISTS is pushing HIP-HOP to NEW HEIGHTS.
The Quiet STORM • Fashion’s obsession with a SOFTER and more UNDERSTATED—but no less LOFTY—brand of luxury is in FULL FORCE for FALL
SHOP BAZAAR IN THE SPOTLIGHT • When it comes to shopping, New York always comes out on top, largely thanks to cult-favorite retail store and SHOP BAZAAR partner KIRNA ZABÊTE. Led by the incredible BETH BUCCINI, each brick-and-mortar is a stylish oasis, tantalizing customers and editors with its standout edit. Due to popular demand (no surprise here), Kirna Zabête has opened its newest location on Madison Avenue, satisfying uptowners with must-haves, exclusive buys, and more buzzy finds.
NEWS FASHION AND CULTURE
THE EYE HAS TO TRAVEL Take a HIKE • GET UP and GO on a vacation that PUSHES the BODY and OPENS the MIND
What you NEED to BUY NOW
The GOLDEN AGE of NAIL ART • If ART holds up a MIRROR to CULTURE, then NAIL ART does the same, albeit on a TINY CANVAS. Here, how INTRICATE MANICURES infiltrated FASHION, SOCIAL MEDIA, and SOCIETY at large.
A NEW KIND of BUZZ • FUNCTIONAL SODAS and SELTZERS claim to HEAL the GUT, RELAX the MIND, and BOOST ENERGY. But can you really DRINK your way to WELLNESS?
BEAUTY EDITORS’ FAVORITES
Reese at PEACE • The ACTRESS, PRODUCER, and MEDIA MOGUL is finally taking A (BRIEF) MOMENT for HERSELF
Of a FEATHER • Fall’s approach to TEXTURE and SHAPE is a whimsical study in CONTRASTS, with GRAPHIC, STREAMLINED, and occasionally SURREAL SILHOUETTES punctuated by PLUMAGE, VELVET, and FAUX FUR
LIFE Is DRAG •...