5 EXPERT TIPS FOR BUYING A ROLEX

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With a rich history, world-class design and enduring value, Rolex is perhaps the most iconic name in luxury watches. And when you’re ready to make the investment in a timepiece of Rolex calibre, you want all the facts. We talked to The RealReal’s in-house Horologist, Andrew Smith, who possesses an encyclopedic knowledge of timepieces, their history and their inner workings. For Smith, buying a Rolex represents not just an investment, but a personal milestone. Read on for his tips on purchasing the right Rolex for you.
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VOGUE & THE MET’S COSTUME INSTITUTE: A VISUAL FEAST OF FASHION HISTORY

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A VISUAL FEAST OF FASHION HISTORY

The Met Gala is undoubtedly one of the most — if not the most — glamorous nights in fashion. Celebrities like Sarah Jessica Parker, Beyoncé and Charlize Theron ascend the never-ending stairs that lead up to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in a theatrical parade of cascading trains, plumed headpieces and dramatic capes. But despite the obvious allure of the Hollywood set, there’s another important element to the evening: the exhibits behind the celebration.

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INSIDE THE LOOKBOOK: THE FALL TRENDS BEHIND OUR ACCESSORIES EDIT

THE FALL TRENDS BEHIND OUR ACCESSORIES EDIT

The fall trends behind our accessories edit

Nicolas Ghesquière’s iconic new bag for Louis Vuitton, Chanel’s chunky chain jewelry, Gucci’s swinging 60s snakeskin boots — for our latest lookbook dedicated to fall’s standout accessories, our Style Director, Molly Thompson, and Women’s Category Director, Sasha Skoda, were inspired by looks pulled straight from the fall runways. Click through above to shop exotic brights, bohemian glamour and high-drama black and gold pieces, and read on for more about the inspiration behind the pieces.
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