Sip in Style

Pineapple clutch, $12. Available at Tunie’s Boutique. Sunglasses by Dita, $650. Available at Rodeo Drive.

Photography: Andrea Hutchinson

Styling: Miranda McDonald

Models: Shantay Chandler and Abigail Hillerich

Photographer Assistant: Jessa Mayhew

Makeup: Jennifer Taylor Frieders of Joseph’s Salon and Spa

Nails: Bella Nails and Spa

This summer, sip in style by pairing the season’s statement accessories with your favorite libation. Complement your favorite cocktail with a brightly-colored bag, bold cuff or even a detailed necklace. Cheers to pumping up the panache with the rising temps!


Ring by Uno de 50, $215; cuff by Canvas $28. Available at Tunie’s. Bag by Kate Spade, $105. Available at Sassy Fox.

2 oz. gin

½ oz. lime juice

¼ small cucumber, thinly sliced and braided

3 to 4 oz. club soda

1 tsp. sugar

Lemon slice

Add gin, lemon juice and sugar into a shaker over ice. Shake and strain into a glass filled with ice and cucumber. Garnish with lemon slice.

Straw hat, $24; orange tassel necklace; $16; gold plate necklace, $18; gold double ended necklace, $16; bangles, $16. Available at Sassy Fox. Top by Veronica M., $69. Available at Tunie’s Boutique.

KORBEL Sweet-tini

1 oz. vodka

2 oz. cranberry-apple juice

4 oz. KORBEL Sweet Rose


Pour vodka and cranberry-apple juice into a shaker with ice. Shake, and strain into a wine glass. Top with KORBEL. Garnish with a strawberry.


Turquoise stone cuff, $561; gold cuff with purple stones, $264; turquoise bib necklace, $528. All by Gypsy Jewelry and available at Rodeo Drive.

¼ oz. Tito’s Handmade Vodka

2 oz. fresh watermelon juice

2 oz. ginger beer

½ oz. fresh lime juice

1 lime slice

Add all ingredients (except ginger beer) in a rocks glass with ice. Stir and top with ginger beer. Garnish with a lime slice.

Pearl and gold bracelet, $88; pomegranate bracelet, $187. Available at Rodeo Drive. Pineapple clutch, $12. Available at Tunie’s Boutique.


1 oz. Four Roses Small Batch Bourbon

1 cube of sugar
(or a splash of simple syrup)

2 dashes bitters

2 to 3 ice cubes

Twist of lemon

In an Old Fashioned glass, place a sugar cube or use simple syrup as a substitute. Add bitters and just enough water to help dissolve the sugar. Crush or muddle the sugar in the glass and coat the bottom of the glass. Add 2-3 ice cubes and Four Roses Small Batch Bourbon. Garnish with a twist, or if you’d like, a slice of orange and a cherry.

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