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Is fashion moving beyond brands?

Chanel supermarket-inspired black brass basket tote interlaced with calfskin and chain hardware, $12,500 at select Chanel boutiques; (800) 550-0005

Chanel Plexiglas, metal, lacquer and polyester Candy logo cuff bracelet, $1,825 at select Chanel boutiques; (800) 550-0005

Chanel metal chain necklace with tweed padlock pendant, $2,300 at select Chanel boutiques; (800) 550-0005

Chanel pink lambskin "Candy Bag Box" handbag with chain handle and plastic "candy" embellishment, price upon request at select Chanel boutiques; (800) 550-0005

The Elder Statesman chunky felted cashmere "Sea" cardigan, $1,190, felted intarsia-knit cashmere "Regular Beer" sweater, $1,505, and felted cashmere and silk "Favorite Beer" short-sleeve T-shirt, $485, at elder-statesman.com and Maxfield Los Angeles, West Hollywood; (310) 274-8800

Moschino leather "Milkshake Cup" handbag, $895 at Opening Ceremony, West Hollywood; (310) 652-1120 and Saks Fifth Avenue stores; (877) 551-7257

Moschino crepe de chine dress, $1,995 at 11th Moon, Laguna Beach, (949) 715-3254; quilted leather handbag, $865 at Opening Ceremony, West Hollywood, (310) 652-1120

Moschino wool SpongeBob sweater, $995 at 11th Moon, Laguna Beach; (949) 715-3254

Moschino leather French Fry bag, $750 at Saks Fifth Avenue stores; (877) 551-7257

Brian Lichtenberg Lichtenboro cropped hoodie sweat shirt, $158 at Brian Lichtenberg, Los Angeles; (213) 623-4300, brianlichtenberg.com 

Anya Hindmarch Corn Flakes Imperial handbag inlaid with printed python skin, $1,595 at Anya Hindmarch, Los Angeles; (310) 271-9707, anyahindmarch.com

Anya Hindmarch embossed leather "Smiley Georgiana" clutch handbag with leather tassel, $995 at Anya Hindmarch, Los Angeles; (310) 271-9707, anyahindmarch.com

Anya Hindmarch embossed leather Frosties Featherweight Ebury handbag, $2,295 at Anya Hindmarch, Los Angeles; (310) 271-9707, anyahindmarch.com

Anya Hindmarch printed snakeskin "Digestives" clutch handbag with leather tassel and detachable wrist strap, $1,450 at Anya Hindmarch, Los Angeles; (310) 271-9707, anyahindmarch.com

Yazbukey wool and silk Turkish Delight scarf, $450 at Webster, Miami; (305) 674-7899

 

Moschino PVC Spongebob tote, $895 at moschino.com


Marc Jacobs long-sleeve sequined dress, $18,000, and sequin-hemmed leggings, $2,800, at Marc Jacobs, West Hollywood; (323) 653-5100

Marc Jacobs wool-blend scoopneck dress, $1,400, and matching legging, $1,100 at Marc Jacobs, West Hollywood; (323) 653-5100 and marcjacobs.com

Gucci sleeveless dress with leather details and detachable horsebit belt, $3,200, and python boot with horsebit detail, $3,500 at Gucci, Beverly Hills; (310) 278-3451

Louis Vuitton leather coat, $9,600, tunic dress, $2,660, leather and alligator "Revival" boots, price upon request, and canvas monogram "Petite Malle" handbag, $4,400 at Louis Vuitton, Beverly Hills; (310) 859-0457 and louisvuitton.com

Céline brushed wool felt coat, $4,750 at Céline, Beverly Hills; (310) 888-0120

Celine ribbed knit top with button trim, $1,354 stretch mikado skirt, $2,050, and brushed calfskin sandal, $1,250 at Celine, Beverly Hills, (310) 888-0120

The Row crocodile bucket handbag, $38,000 at the Row, West Hollywood; (310) 853-1900

Myriam Schaefer leather Byron handbag, $5,832 at Susan, San Francisco; (415) 922-3685

Myriam Schaefer striped leather Flag Bag handbag, $5,832 at Susan, San Francisco; (415) 922-3685

Mansur Gavriel large calfskin bucket bag, $695 at Jenni Kayne, West Hollywood; (310) 860-0123

Michael Kors leather Bernice sandal, $495 at Michael Kors, Beverly Hills; (310) 777-8862

 

Putting on the glitz for a glam night out

Juan Carlos Obando silk georgette sash blouse, $650, and silk charmeuse skirt with train, $1,850, at Barneys New York, Beverly Hills; (310) 276-4400

Prada brushed leather and shearling coat, $8,300; organza dress, $2,090; slip, $480; and silk scarf, $285, at Prada, Beverly Hills; (310) 278-8661

Aquazzura snakeskin cut-out sandal with studded suede fringe, $945 at Neiman Marcus, Beverly Hills; (310) 550-5900, neimanmarcus.com

Rodarte glitter coat with shearling collar, $4,140 at Bergdorf Goodman, New York; (800) 558-1855, rodarte.net

Nada G 18-karat gold Matrix ring with 2.7 carats of white diamonds, $14,910 at Sabbia, Chicago; (312) 440-0044, nadag.com

Brian Atwood fringed suede Lindy boot, $2,995 at brianatwood.com

Monique Péan 18-karat recycled white gold collar necklace with Guatemalan jade, fossilized woolly mammoth with hand-carved scrimshaw, labradorite, and 1.27 carats of white diamond pavé and diamond baguettes, $45,730 at moniquepean.com

Buccellati gold Unica collection diamond-encrusted iPhone case, $175,000 by special order at Buccellati, Beverly Hills; (310) 276-7022

Kelly Wearstler bronze and cork Legs wine stopper, $295 at Kelly Wearstler, West Hollywood; (323) 895-7880, kellywearstler.com

Bulgari Serpenti handbag in Ayers snakeskin with woven chevron embroidery and light pink gold-plated, enameled snakehead closure with malachite eyes, $4,100 at Bulgari in Beverly Hills; (310) 858-9216, bulgari.com

Pomellato Tango 18-karat rose gold and brown diamond pavé necklace, $75,000 at Pomelatto, Beverly Hills; (310) 858-1300, pomellato.com

 

Fantasy League 

Alexander Wang Bubble Wrap nylon turtleneck, $995 at Opening Ceremony, Los Angeles; (310) 652-1120. Paisley-quilted lambskin Liner skirt, $1,140 at Saks Fifth Avenue, Beverly Hills; (310) 275-4211, saksfifthavenue.com

Jeremy Scott football-style fuzzy knit crewneck sweater, $425, and patent leather lace-up pants, $1,785, at Opening Ceremony, Los Angeles; (310) 652-1120, jeremyscott.com

Zero + Maria Cornejo alpaca Pei poncho, $2,495; Eka pant, $575; and long hair ponyskin Tai boots, $825, at Zero + Maria Cornejo, West Hollywood; (323) 782-4915

Balenciaga bonded wool knit Organic Precious duffle coat, $8,550 at Balenciaga, New York; (212) 206-0872. Striped dress, $3,995; similar style at Balenciaga, West Hollywood; (310) 854-0557

Fendi wool baseball cap with fox fur trim, $490 at Fendi, Beverly Hills; (310) 276-8888

Clare Vivier leather Duffle Grand bag, $734 at Clare Vivier, Silver Lake; (323) 665-2476, clarevivier.com

Elisabeth Weinstock painted anaconda boxing gloves, $1,450 at Elisabeth Weinstock, Los Angeles; (323) 655-3000, elisabethweinstock.com

3.1 Phillip Lim Pashli leather backpack, $895 at 3.1 Phillip Lim, West Hollywood; (310) 358-1988, 31philliplim.com

Miu Miu Wellie-inspired PVC boot, $950 at Miu Miu, Beverly Hills; (310) 247-2227, miumiu.com

Diane von Furstenberg lace-up suede and mesh wedge Lara sandal, $500 at Diane von Furstenberg, West Hollywood; (323) 951-1947, dvf.com

Stella McCartney quilted Shaggy Deer Falabella backpack with chain trim, $1,120 at Stella McCartney, New York; (212) 255-1556, stellamccartney.com

Chanel multicolored tweed and suede calfskin sneaker, $1,395 at select Chanel boutiques; (800) 550-0005

Christopher Kane leather Safety Buckle satchel, $2,225 at net-a-porter.com

Balenciaga high-top sneaker, $535; similar styles at Balenciaga, West Hollywood; (310) 854-0557

Louis Vuitton acetate and leather Faye sunglasses, $825 at Louis Vuitton, Beverly Hills; (310) 859-0457, louisvuitton.com

Eddie Borgo enameled scaled cuff in rose gold and blue, $325 at neimanmarcus.com

Dior Diormetallic sunglasses, $480 at Christian Dior, Beverly Hills; (310) 859-4700 or (800) 929-3467

 

Color me fine

Cartier Paris Nouvelle Vague 18-karat white gold ring with diamonds, pink tourmalines, blue chalcedonies, aquamarines and garnets, $45,600 at Cartier, Beverly Hills; (310) 275-4272

Marie-Hélène de Taillac Blondie's Chain 22-karat gold earrings with multicolored tourmaline, sapphire, fire opals and peridot, $6,250 at Marie-Hélène de Taillac, New York; (212) 249-0371

Tiffany T 18-karat gold drop earrings with orange carnelian and blue chalcedony, $10,000 at Tiffany & Co., Beverly Hills; (310) 273-8880, tiffany.com

Pippa Small Navaratna ring in 18-karat gold with gems representing the nine planets: ruby, diamond, pearl, coral, yellow sapphire, emerald, hessonite, blue sapphire and cat's eye, $4,200 at Pippa Small, Brentwood; (310) 260-9222

Bulgari Mvsa 18-karat pink gold bracelet with colored gemstones and pavé diamonds, $38,000 at Bulgari stores nationwide; (800) 285-4274, bulgari.com

Irene Neuwirth one-of-a-kind 18-karat rose and white gold necklace with pink tourmaline and full- cut diamonds, price upon request, by special order at Barneys New York, Beverly Hills; (310) 276-4400

Katherine Jetter Hanging Vine earrings in 18-karat white gold with blue opal cabochons, tsavorite garnet pavé on leaves, and 15-carat orange carnelian briolettes on 18-karat white gold chains, $6,200 at Marissa Collections, Naples, Fla.; (239) 263-4333, marissacollections.com

Noor Fares rhombus ring in 18-karat yellow gold with multicolored sapphires and a black rhodium finish, $4,620 at Just One Eye, Los Angeles; (888) 563-6858, noorfares.com

Brumani 18-karat rose gold earrings with brown diamonds, chrysoberyl, lemon quartz and mandarin garnets, $19,585 at Nasrin Imani, Beverly Hills; (310) 275-7515, brumani.com

 

Dress for the West

Talbot Runhof lace and Shetland wool jacquard top, $1,550, and polka-dot jacquard skirt, $2,995, at Neiman Marcus, Beverly Hills; (310) 550-5900

Hermès rose gold and diamond Galop Hermès ring, $11,300 at Hermès stores nationwide; (800) 441-4488

Burberry Prorsum Bloomsbury handbag in wool with hand-painted leather, $5,250 at Burberry, Beverly Hills; (310) 550-4500, burberry.com

Gabriela Artigas Triple Shooting Stars yellow gold barrettes, $270 for set of two at Gabriela Artigas, West Hollywood; (310) 360-0796, gabrielaartigas.com

Tom Ford short cowboy boot in hand-polished alligator, price upon request at Tom Ford, Beverly Hills; (310) 270-9440 and (888) 866-3673

Teri Greeves hand-beaded leather cuff bracelet, $225 at Teri Greeves Studio; (505) 438-2062, terigreevesbeadwork.com

Burberry Prorsum hand-painted calf suede ankle boots, $1,695 at Burberry, Beverly Hills; (310) 550-4500, burberry.com

Isabel Marant silver chain-mail necklace, $620 at Isabel Marant, West Hollywood; (323) 651-1493

Alexandre Birman fringed suede Jana pump, $625 at (888) 888-4757 and neimanmarcus.com

 

Valentino grained calfskin tote with braided strap, $3,295 at Valentino, Beverly Hills; (310) 247-0103

Gianvito Rossi Pearl leather ankle boot, $1,290 at Just One Eye, Los Angeles; (888) 563-6858,forwardbyelysewalker.com

Rupert Sanderson Frances calf leather ankle boot with cowgirl print, $1,025 at (800) 777-0000 and bloomingdales.com

Michael Kors silk georgette blouse, $1,095, and broadtail fleece Banker skirt, price upon request, at Michael Kors, Beverly Hills; (310) 777-8862

Burberry Prorsum hand-painted bonded sheepskin trench coat, $10,000, and paneled floral-print silk georgette dress, $2,195, at Burberry, Beverly Hills; (310) 550-4500, burberry.com

Isabel Marant Dumas shearling vest, $3,055; Dayden printed satin jacket, $925; Sienna knit skirt, $585; and Neta suede boots with rabbit fur trim, $1,435, at Isabel Marant, West Hollywood; (323) 651-1493

Polo Ralph Lauren shearling wool coat, $1,995, and linen Beacon dress, $1,498, at (888) 475-7674, polo.ralphlauren.com

Federica Moretti for Tibi felted wool hat, $360 at the Tibi boutique, New York; (212) 226-5852,tibi.com

Hermès camel and suede goatskin blanket, $5,100 at Hermès stores nationwide; (800) 441-4488

Eddie Borgo silver-plated, playable castanets, $350 at shopbop.com

Hermès lambskin and nubuck gloves, $770 at Hermès stores nationwide; (800) 441-4488

 

Designer touch-ups

Tory Burch Lip Color lipstick collection, $32 each at toryburch.com

Marc Jacobs Beauty fall 2014 collection, $18-$42 at marcjacobsbeauty.com and sephora.com

Tom Ford Beauty Traceless Complexion Collection of Perfecting Foundation, Concealing Pens and Correcting Pens, $44-$80 at tomford.com

Tom Ford Beauty Lip Color lipstick in Negligee, $50 at tomford.com

Gucci Lustrous Glow Foundation with SPF 25, available in 18 shades, $65 at select Gucci boutiques, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue stores

Gucci Vibrant Demi-Glaze Lip Lacquer in Iconic Red, $32 at select Gucci boutiques, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue stores

Gucci Magnetic Color Shadow Mono in Midnight Blue, $37 at select Gucci boutiques, Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue stores

Tory Burch cosmetics collection, $32-$48 at toryburch.com

Michael Kors Sexy Rio de Janeiro eau de parfum, from $55 at macys.com

Michael Kors nail lacquer in Bossa Nova, $18 at Michael Kors boutiques and macys.com

Michael Kors bronzing powder in Flush, $50 at Michael Kors boutiques and macys.com

Burberry fall-winter 2014 Runway Nail Collection, $126 for six-piece nail polish set at select Burberry boutiques and burberry.com

Burberry Complete Eye Palette in Nude Blush No. 12, $59 at select Burberry boutiques and burberry.com

Burberry Nail Polish in Elderberry No. 407, $21 at select Burberry boutiques and burberry.com

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