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What Would Tarzan Think?

T: The New York Times Style Magazine

For those infected with jungle fever (see Prada’s chic monkey and banana frocks for spring), the good news is you can follow the trend into fall. The Marc by Marc Jacobs collection, in stores this month, features panthers and antelopes on everything from drop pants to jacquard blazers. The prints are the handiwork of Michael Roberts, who, when he’s not working for Vanity Fair as style editor at large, is illustrating childen’s pop-up books about the jungle. [Full Story]

Get in Line | The Chloé Billie Bag

T: The New York Times Style Magazine

The call for clean lines and bold colors was broadcast loud and clear last week in Milan. If the new Prada collection is any indication, Mondrianesque geometry and mod color blocking are certain to have a place in every woman’s wardrobe come fall.

For those of you impatient to achieve such sartorial clarity, there is the Billie shoulder bag by Chloé. Cross-hatched in chunky neutral stripes of leather and linen and highlighted with black patent trim, the bag is a structured statement piece that plays well with solids and patterns alike. What’s more, you’ll already be squared away for the next season [Full Story]