Smell Like Stella

Every year, fashion’s high priestess reinvents her namesake fragrance and creates a rosy, limited-edition scent. Stella McCartney purchased an entire organic rose harvest to create 2010’s one-of-a-kind fragrance, Sheer Stella. $62, available in April, exclusive to Sephora.

Put a lid on it

The inspiration for Paul Smith’s 2010 collection comes from the Sapeurs of Bakongo—men who rebel against the Mobutu reign by wearing bright dress shirts, bold ties and sharp loafers. Think Miami Vice meets Charlie Chaplin. $240, Paul Smith at Crystals in CityCenter.

Flair from flare

At the epicenter of fashion, home and beauty, fredflare.com is a hit with celebrities, trendsetters and bargain-seekers alike—whether they’re looking for Russian doll measuring cups (shown here, $16) or Katy Perry’s favorite heart-shaped sunglasses ($11). fredflare.com.

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Notes on a Coat

I often fantasize about leaving my (make-believe) Manhattan apartment, walking down Christopher Street, hot coffee in hand and sporting a winter coat while braving the chilly walk to the subway. What I don’t include in my daydream are the snow, the cold, wet feet and the nearly unmanageable hair and makeup predicament that New York weather can bring.