Best Desert Fashion, Accessories, Skincare

(Steve Haney/@visionscollage/For The Times)

This story is part of Image Issue 8, “Deserted”, a supercharged experience of becoming and spiritual renewal. Have a good trip! (Wink, wink.) See the full package here.

boy smells

A pack of three Boy Smells scented votive candles

Scent your home with joy this season with this Boy Smells candle set featuring a trio of 3-ounce votive candles with whimsical names and scents: Figurare, Broken Rosary, and De Nimes. $58.

Joanna Vargas

Joanna Vargas All Aglow Holiday Kit Bottles and Boxes

It’s been a year, hasn’t it? Give your skin extra care with the Joanna Vargas All Aglow Vacation Kit featuring a vitamin C facial cleanser, rejuvenating serum, and Glow to Go mask set. $215.


Lapima sunglasses have a thick, curvy frame.

We’re in Los Angeles, and that means you need to protect your eyes while wearing your stylish sunglasses. Add Lapima’s oversized gradient blue Mafalda sunglasses, a delightful retro style, to your growing collection. $510.


Orange mid-calf socks with black Balenciaga logo

Pause the sneaker hunt and rest. Treat your feet to some love and luxury with these bright Balenciaga logo-embellished sports socks. $150.

Marie France Van Damme

Set of loungewear with a pattern of black palm leaves

Step up your at-home style game with printed loungewear sets from Marie France Van Damme. $980.


Dark blue perfume bottle with a red Prada label

We know that angels also wear Prada. This season, make Prada Luna Rossa Ocean Eau de Toilette (a combination of bergamot, lavender, patchouli and other fragrant ingredients) your signature scent. $75 for 50 milliliters.


A red wheeled suitcase

It’s time to fly. Stand out at Los Angeles International Airport with a bright red version of Rimowa’s Essential luggage. $690 to $1,120.

Rowing Blazers X Fila

A fleece jacket with a colorful all-over print

(Rowing Blazer X Fila Magic Line)

Give your wardrobe a splash of color. Rowing Blazers and Fila have teamed up for a series of bold, cheerful and wild pieces, including this fleece sweater. $160.


A beige zip-up hoodie

Turn up the comfort and cozy factor by wearing this soft Skims zip-up hoodie (available in sizes XXS to 5X and in seven colors) when you finish your holiday shopping. $78.

Toms x West Elm

Fleece-lined slip-on shoes with a colorful pattern

Toms and West Elm have come together to create festive, eco-friendly holiday footwear for men, women and kids (and a limited edition). $36.95 to $64.95 for shoes.


A dark gray satin bathrobe.

You treated everyone. Now treat yourself for Christmas with this satin robe from Vince which comes in Sandy White and Dark Water colors. $395.

volleyball club

A man sits in a convertible car with the door open, wearing a blue hoodie with the word "Volley" in white writing.

Sometimes you want to reminisce about your good old high school days, right? (Well, just the good parts.) Check out this Volley Club French Terry Hoodie and make new memories. $178.

Aurate X Halston

A woman wearing silver jewelry leans her head against a white brick wall.

Treat your special someone to new earrings this holiday season. Jewelry brand Aurate and 70s favorite brand Halston have teamed up to create the Muse collection, 12 pieces of fine jewelry. $160 to $1,500.

Nana Jacqueline

A red ruffled jumpsuit with long sleeves and short legs with a bow neckline.

Slip into this festive Averi tie-neck jumpsuit (you’ll need to pre-order it) for your New Year’s Eve in Palm Springs. $459.

John Lob

A zipped leather pouch

What put the sophisticated frame on your shopping list? This large clutch from British brand John Lobb is ready for its debut under the tree. (The brand opened its doors this year in Beverly Hills.) This clutch is available in three colorways. $620.

Van Cleef & Arpels

A round pendant necklace shows a Capricorn goat in gold on a green background.

You are all about zodiac tales. (Who isn’t?) Get your hands on (and rock) the new necklaces from Van Cleef & Arpels’ Zodiac collection, including this one for Capricorns in rose gold and amazonite. $21,000.

evolve together

A line of white tubes and bottles with small black print on them.

Celebrities have worn this Earth-inspired brand’s face masks left and right during the pandemic. Evolvetogether offers a new range of natural deodorants (mini multipacks available), hand sanitizers (refills available) and hand creams named after familiar places: Malibu, Tulum, Monaco and Havana. $18 to $25.


A man dressed head to toe in plaid flannel leans against a wall.

Both the Fall and Winter 2021 versions of Yony’s Contrast Flannel Button-Up Pants and Contrast Flannel Pants come in a desert colorway, and the flannel itself is sourced from Japan. (The Los Angeles-based label has a store on South La Brea Avenue.) $255 each for a button-up top and pants.


A long-sleeved denim shirt with darker denim patches

LA is denim country. This LA BTFL brand cargo shirt is crafted from Japanese denim and features a cotton patchwork. Pro tip: wear it unbuttoned and over a t-shirt. $350.

Saint Laurent Right Bank

A black Saint Laurent electric bike

Forget your Tesla. Cruise through Santa Monica in style with this Saint Laurent X Super73 S2 electric bike, a collaboration with the Orange County manufacturer. (On the tires of this aluminum-alloy bike, you’ll find the Saint Laurent name.) $6,500.


A black canvas backpack

Longchamp’s Boxford canvas backpack is inspired by hiking but perfect for a meeting of the minds in downtown Los Angeles. (It comes in blue, brown, and black, and has leather trim.) $460.

Mighty Goods

A Potent Goods Offline black puffer jacket with a white design

It’s balloon season in more ways than one. Add Offline California Puffer from cannabis fashion brand Potent Goods, which features a botanical print and drawstring waist, to your winter wardrobe. $350.

Brothers and sisters

White packaging with black lettering that says "Siblings 12 Mint Cannabis Sage"

Have you ever wondered what the scent of cannabis, mint and sage looks like? You’re lucky. Fan-favorite candle brand Siblings recently launched their Scent No. 12 Candle Kit. $26.


Dark gray Zegna sneakers with laces and orange details

Who are we laughing at ? You can’t stop adding kicks to your wardrobe. (We were testing you earlier.) Zegna’s #UseTheExisting Triple-Stitch Trainers in dark gray 14milmil14 wool are all luxurious and feature leather lining and recycled materials. They are easy to put on and take off during this OOO holiday period during that well-deserved break. $750.

Flora Mirabilis

A white bottle with a round wooden cap and a floral design around the words "Flora Mirabilis"

This face oil comes from brand founder and esthetician Jordan LaFragola. For the chemical-conscious or vegan Angeleno, here’s the best part: the oil is made in small batches from 10 plant-based ingredients. $120 for 30 milliliters.

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