Alice + Olivia Fashion for Women
Alice + Olivia's Spring 2018 presentation at Skylight Clarkson Square was jam-packed with fans, bloggers, editors and celebs all eager to get a glimpse at the new collection. Designed in the same lilac hue that covered the walls of Creative Director Stacey Bendet's childhood bedroom, this 'Kylie' gabardine jacket is cut in a knee-grazing, blazer-inspired silhouette. It will look so cool nonchalantly draped over your shoulders.
Alice + Olivia's 'Ferris' pants are modeled after retro sailor uniforms. Made from soft jersey, this pair has two rows of gleaming gold buttons along the high-rise waist and a wide-leg silhouette that's cuffed at the hem. Wear yours with a half-tucked sweater and pumps.
Alice + Olivia's 'Serina' mini dress is designed in a vibrant green hue that makes the stretch silk-satin fabric even more rich and lustrous. Cut for a loose fit, it has an off-the-shoulder neckline accentuated by a draped overlay and oversized French cuffs. Complement the gorgeous jewel tone with gold accessories.
Cut from fluid crepe, Alice + Olivia's 'Martina' skirt cascades to elegant ruffles that beautifully flounce with each step. We think it's perfect for formal events - the classic black hue means you can wear it with everything from a silky camisole to a vibrant blouse.
Alice + Olivia's Spring '18 presentation was a re-imagining of New York's Chelsea Hotel, transporting show-goers back to the '70s artists' colony. This 'Katz' skirt is cut from metallic silk-blend lamé and falls in rainbow-colored asymmetric pleats - they move so beautifully when you dance.
Alice + Olivia is known for its fun cocktail designs, and the brand's 'Soshana' dress is the perfect party piece. Cut from crepe, this mini style is designed with a choker-effect neckline and body-skimming silhouette. Wear yours with strappy sandals and sparkly jewelry.
Alice + Olivia's 'Desma' maxi dress nods to bohemian styles. This printed satin piece is finished with scalloped trims and panels of vintage-inspired lace, underpinned by a beige slip to stop it being too revealing. Wear it to your next dinner party with elegant sandals.
A standout in Alice + Olivia's Resort '18 collection, this menswear-inspired 'Neta' blazer is cut from striped cotton-blend for a slouchy, cool vibe. It has a smooth satin lining that's fitted with discreet zipped pockets – perfect for storing keys and a cardholder. Wear yours with the matching pants or slip it on over a dress.
Alice + Olivia's Stacey Bendet is never one to shy away from vibrant colors or eye-catching patterns - this 'Denver' blouse is the perfect example. Cut from silk crepe de chine, it's printed with graphic red and white stripes that look really fresh against denim or bleached-out shorts. We love how the wide V-neckline beautifully frames your décolletage.
Made from plush velvet, Alice + Olivia's best-selling 'Marilla' dress is embellished with metallic embroidery and shimmering bronze beads to create the illusion of antique brocade. It has a fit-and-flare silhouette and reinforced hem to hold the full mini skirt. The V-neckline is framed by delicate straps that crisscross beautifully at the back.
Alice + Olivia's velvet 'Athena' skirt is crafted from crushed-velvet in a rich ruby shade - two of the season's biggest trends. Designed to sit high on your waist, this floor-skimming piece has two generous side splits that create beautiful movement with every step. We think it's perfect for parties, especially when styled with gold accessories.
There's nothing more comfortable or cozy than a fuzzy sweater, and we think Alice + Olivia's 'Gleeson' style is one you'll call on season after season. It's knitted from sumptuous wool with intarsia polka-dots in contrasting white. The loose shape works best with mini skirts and straight-leg jeans.
Alice + Olivia's 'Jace' blazer is the perfect choice for your next dinner party or date night. This oversized style is cut from crepe that's intricately embellished with hand-sewn rows of sparkling crystals. Layer yours over your favorite LBD.
Alice + Olivia's Fall '17 collection is inspired by Salman Rushdie's novel The Enchantress of Florence . Crafted from black satin, this 'Jace' blazer is embellished with scores of gold sequins that reflect light from every angle. Wear yours with rolled up cuffs and the matching pants, as styled at the label's presentation show.
Detailed with three ties at the open back, Alice + Olivia's stretch-knit sweater is designed to look good from all angles. It has dropped shoulders and ribbed cuffs that emphasize the comfortably relaxed fit. Underpin yours with a self-adhesive bra, or opt for a camisole if you prefer more coverage.
Alice + Olivia's 'Kye' dress is made from crepe de chine and printed with painterly blooms that really pop against the black backdrop. It falls in cascading ruffles to an asymmetric hem and is cinched with a tie belt at the waist. Style yours with platform sandals or boots, depending on the occasion.
When we think about Alice + Olivia, playful prints and unexpected details come to mind. Cut from airy devoré-chiffon and partially lined for opacity, this 'Annabeth' midi dress has an off-the-shoulder neckline and is detailed with cascading ruffles and pretty satin hearts. Wear yours with strappy sandals.
For Resort '18, Alice + Olivia encourages women to embrace their strength by creating a feminine collection infused with the American spirit of sportswear — think powerful silhouettes in luxe fabrics. This one-shoulder 'Keiko' jumpsuit is cut from shimmering plissé-satin and fully lined for maximum coverage under any light. The sweeping, wide legs call for your highest heels.
Alice + Olivia pays homage to The Beatles with a curated collection of pieces highlighting the band's message of love - designer Stacey Bendet celebrated the launch with a sparkling 'Come Together' cake. Featuring the same quote in hand-applied white sequins against the black background, this 'Lonnie' bomber jacket is made from silk-chiffon and trimmed with striped ribbed trims. We especially like the British rock group's iconic logo gracing the satin lining.
Alice + Olivia's 'Lynn' kimono has endless styling options - wear yours as a jacket layered over a cami and jeans, as a beach coverup or belted as a midi dress. Cut from stretch-jersey, it's decorated with a vintage-inspired flower and tile print and has jacquard trims. The split sides enhance the loose fit.
Tallulah Willis wore Alice + Olivia's 'Launa' dress to the brand's Spring '18 New York Fashion Week show - she was one of eight female artists enlisted to create installations for the night. Cut from plush velvet, this mini style is embroidered with bouquets of flowers and trimmed with lace at the hem. The simple fit-and-flare shape works equally well with heels, or layered over tights and a turtleneck.
Alice + Olivia's burnout-chiffon 'Serita' top is printed with bouquets of jewel-tone flowers that pop against the black background. Cut for a slightly loose fit, it has a draped overlay and cuffed sleeve to accentuate the flattering one-shoulder silhouette. Style yours with statement earrings and a pretty pink lip - shop our beauty edit to find the perfect color.
Alice + Olivia's 'Sudie' top has pussy-bow ties that elegantly wrap around the neck or can be left loose. Cut from pure silk and detailed with a chinoiserie-inspired print, the delicate floral pattern works equally well with sharp tailoring and off-duty denim alike.
Alice + Olivia's red and white striped 'Stanton' jacket pays homage to styles worn by French girls on the streets of Paris. It's made from tactile tweed blended with cotton and linen - we like how the frayed trims emphasize the raw, natural texture. It's left unlined for a relaxed drape.
For Resort '18, Alice + Olivia's Stacey Bendet takes American classics and adds unexpected, playful twists - the designer said she wanted the lineup to evoke a sense of escapism. This red, white and royal-blue striped dress is cut from cotton-twill in a cold-shoulder silhouette and has structured ruffled tiers. Wear yours with sandals or sneakers, depending on the occasion.
Alice + Olivia knows that a woman's shoulders can be one the most flattering parts of her body, and the cutouts on this ruffled 'Claudie' dress ensure they are elegantly highlighted. Made from airy silk-blend chiffon, it has a shirt silhouette and falls to a layered, asymmetric hem. We love the midnight-blue hue against white accessories.
The soft handle and versatile black hue of Alice + Olivia's 'Deidra' top are just two reasons why it is the label's best-selling style. It's strung from pin-thin shoulder straps and has languid waist ties that can be gently knotted or left to drape. Temper its cropped hem with high-rise pants to brunch.
Capes were one of the biggest breakout trends from Paris Fashion Week, and we really love the sophisticated ease of this 'Babette' style. Part of Alice + Olivia's Cruise '18 collection, this top is cut from crepe that drapes effortlessly over your shoulders and back. Try yours with a midi skirt and sleek sandals.
Alice + Olivia's 'Sarandon' jumpsuit is an elegant choice for evening events. Made from crepe, it has a satin bodice that cinches in at the waist and kicks out a flattering wide-leg silhouette accentuated by cascading ruffles. Wear yours with simple sandals and a wristlet.
Alice + Olivia's jewel-tone 'Harmon' camisole looks equally chic worn on its own, or under a blazer or leather jacket. Made from lustrous satin-crepe, it's suspended from pin-thin straps and has a beautifully draped neckline that accentuates the loose silhouette. Let the striking green hue really pop against a black skirt or inky denim.
Originally popularized by '20s socialites, pajama dressing is seeing a resurgence this season with influencers embracing the trend on Instagram. Alice + Olivia's 'Keir' shirt is cut from floral-print silk-satin and has classic piping. Balance the languid silhouette by styling yours with boyfriend jeans and pumps.
Stacey Bendet says Alice + Olivia's Resort '18 collection is meant to make you feel happy. These cotton-blend 'Johanna' pants are cut in a wide-leg silhouette that grazes the floor and are patterned with leg-lengthening stripes. Wearing them with a bright camisole is sure to improve your mood.
Alice + Olivia's 'Athena' pants are cut from fluid georgette in a flattering wide-leg silhouette. They're designed to sit high on your waist and have contrasting white stripes that accentuate the voluminous shape. Wear them with a colorful sweater or tucked-in tee.
Alice + Olivia's 'Wallace' pants are defined by lustrous satin ruffles that softly cascade down the wide legs. This elegant pair is tailored from structured crepe and has a flattering high-rise waist to emphasizes your narrowest part. Wear them for evening with a tonal top and sandals.
Alice + Olivia's 'Marisa' shorts are a pretty way to tap into this season's metallic trend. Cut from plush velvet, this pair is ornately embellished with gold and silver embroidery and faceted beads. Don't limit them to the warmer months - layer over opaque tights for holiday parties.
Alice + Olivia's 'Abney' dress is patterned with bouquets of raised, burnout flowers - a pattern seen throughout the label's Spring '18 collection. Cut from airy chiffon, it has a flattering wrap silhouette and falls to the knee. Wear yours with metallic accessories to make the pretty jewel-tones really pop.
Stacey Bendet often draws inspiration from the women in her life for Alice + Olivia. Suspended from thick grosgrain straps, this 'Brianna' crepe dress is lined in smooth satin and has a back vent so it's comfortable to walk or sit down in. Sweep your hair into a low chignon to showcase the scooped, crisscross back.
Stacey Bendet's bubbly personality shows through in Alice + Olivia's uplifting Resort '18 collection. Cut from lightweight fil coupé chiffon with a touch of silk, this 'Tessie' mini dress is decorated with scores of hearts that are sure to bring a smile to your face. It's lined through the body and has a ruched dropped waist to define the loose silhouette. We love how boots ground the flowy style.
The beauty of striped culottes is in their versatility - they have a breezy feel for laid-back weekends, but are polished enough for the office. Made from durable stretch-cotton, Alice + Olivia's 'Ryan' pair has a wide-leg silhouette and belted paperbag waistband that can be adjusted for comfort. Wear yours with a slouchy T-shirt and sandals.
Summer is approaching which means plenty of outdoor parties and there's no style better for the occasion than Alice + Olivia's 'Mable' floral-print dress. Cut from lightweight silk-georgette, this midi piece has a flattering wrap-effect skirt accented by pretty ruffles and is partially lined for coverage in all the right areas. Cinch your waist with the optional belt.