ITP & OTP Faves 3

We are spoiled living in such an energized fashion market, with a deep and diverse brick-and-mortar retail scene.  We love shopping near home, hitting the pavement after a coffee with friends and making a day of it. And, while surfing around online for steals works sometimes, there’s nothing like a day at the mall, downtown or in one of Atlanta’s fabulous pocket communities.  You’ve heard it here before…Shop Locally!

Veronica Beard Scuba blazer with zip in sweat shirt dickey. You read it right! Sweatshirt dickey!  At Lena Larose Boutique. In 2006, Christian Mack honed her keen eye for fashion and love of style to open Lena Larose, a contemporary lifestyle boutique named for her grandmother. 9700 Medlock Bridge Rd. Suite 117
Johns Creek

Cobbler Union Benjamin uR  – Inspired by the principles of urban design, Benjamin uR features a contemporary round toe while still retaining a classic and elegant silhouette. The upper is made with an exquisitely soft tobacco suede. The unique combination rubber/leathesole provides added traction and durability without compromising the boot’s profile and overall aesthetics. Cobbler Union | Ponce City Market

Elk Head Clothing at Ponce City Market recently introduced Selvedge Denim to their collection of men’s clothing and accessories. The jeans, which are available in 3 styles and woven in Milan, Italy are not only stylish but also comfortable. These go-to jeans are a necessity to sport at fall football games and tailgates.

The ATL sweatshirt at Citizen Supply in Ponce City Market is hand-made, comfortable and a slim fit. Made of a French Terry fleece material, the sweatshirt is great for fall nights by the fire, a sporting event or running errands on the weekends. Show your colors!

Lena Larose Boutique’s Raquel Allegra in a Cinched Silk Tank and Golden Goose Cheetah Superstar Sneakers

Follow your own path in this abstract maxi, whose swirling patterns echo a leafy canopy in a striking on-trend print. Underwire 3/4 Sleeve off the shoulder Tee paired with the Deep Woods Skirt. Soft Surroundings, Avalon and The Forum on Peachtree Parkway

This is a timeless shirt dress with a touchable crinkled gauze texture in a modern maxi length.  It comes with a simple self-belt. Savannah Dress. Soft Surroundings, Avalon and The Forum on Peachtree Parkway

We’re digging the pieces by Zac Posen, Creative Director for the Brooks Brothers Women’s collection. “She is confident, strong, but always feminine,” says Zac. LIKE.

A must-have for frequent travelers and commuters, the Bianca by Alles Bags easily converts from a chic handbag to an ultra functional backpack with an extra storage compartment using the brand’s one of a kind “Zip-Off Box” feature. Available for $145 at

Golden Goose Deluxe Brand Cheetah Superstar Sneaker from Lena Larose Boutique Johns Creek

This is a timeless shirt dress with a touchable crinkled gauze texture in a modern maxi length.  It comes with a simple self-belt. Savannah Dress at Soft Surroundings, Avalon and The Forum on Peachtree Parkway

Scarci’s fall collection is designed for these slightly changing weather conditions where day time is still warm but evenings are cool. What better way to do this transition than a great quality lightweight linen or a fantastic cotton / silk blend polo under a lightweight blazer.

Julie Front Zip boots can handle you on your toughest days as they are made from a washed moto-inspired full grain brush off Italian leather with the softest handle. This pair is detailed with an oversized zipper closure at front to replace fussy lacing. The chunky rubber sole, Goodyear welted construction, pull tab and collar make them feel incredibly comfortable. The Frye Company’s Atlanta flagship store is located in Ponce City Market, one of Sue’s fave shopping destinations.