BE AN ITALIAN DIVA. . .or just look like one in this Italian-inspired print suit from Michael by Michael Kors. Beautiful Isabell Klem looks like she’s living La Dolce Vita in this great swimsuit.
available at michaelkors.com
A TOTE BAG FOR CITY AND COUNTRYA beauty of a tote that goes anywhere and always looks great. . .on city streets or the overhead bin or a bathroom of The Surrey Hotel. The designer Baird & Baird is known for gorgeous bags and totes, including this one.
available at baird&bairdonline.com
ONE OF THE MOST WEARABLE SUITS AROUND. . .is this very chic one-piece swimsuit from Jones NY Swimwear. It is a very flattering suit that makes anyone look great, especially lovely Jessi M’Bengue. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at Macy’s.com
A TOWEL TO WEARThe beach towels from Hermès are so beautiful that you can wear them after drying off. Jessi M’Bengue is a modern day goddess in her towel wrap. Start a collection of these great print towels. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at hermès.com
A PARADISE FOR A GREAT ESCAPEOne of the greatest resorts to get away from it all is Caneel Bay in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The beaches are pristine and the water is so clear you can see your feet at the bottom of the ocean. No phones or televisions make it truly a retreat from the world. I was lucky to get the amazing room where Brad and Angelina stayed on their holiday.Spectacular Oluchi Onweagba getting her video interview in the best studio in the world—the beach at Caneel Bay.
AT THE LAKE’S EDGEBring color into your life with this great print bikini from T2Y Swim. Gorgeous Jessi M’Bengue shows off her great top….and there’s an equally great bottom. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at www.t2yswim.com
CELEBRATE THE ANNIVERSARY OF WOODSTOCK
Jimi Hendrix would approve of this tie-dye cover-up by Love Sam. Wear it over your swimsuit like beautiful Isabell Klem wears it here, or with your favorite torn jeans. Anyway you wear it, you will be invited backstage. Photograph by Justin Marquis.
available at www.saksoff5th.com
. . .IN THIS GREAT BIKINIThe water’s fine in this side-tie bikini from Eberjey. Everyone on shore is admiring beautiful Jessi M’Bengue as she takes a break from her lake activities. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at eberjey.com
. . .ON THE BEACH AND OFFOne of the most fabulous earrings to add a touch of glamour to your beach and night life is from designer Meira T. You never have to take off these beautiful crystal and diamond drop gems, wherever you go.
available at meiratboutique.com
. . .IN THIS SUPER CHIC GRAPHIC SUITBeautiful French-born Jessi M’Bengue is feeling very happy in this maillot by Calvin Klein. She is going strapless, but the suit has straps if you feel like doing a swan dive into the lake. Photograph by Ernesto Gonzalez.
available at calvinklein.com/shop