Jenni Kayne Loves Jane Birkin, Loathes Anything Too Trendy

Jenni Kayne is known for creating simply chic, It girl-worthy pieces—her D'orsay flats, for instance, are much beloved by Jennifer Lawrence, Emma Watson and Jessica Alba. Here, the Los Angeles-based designer reveals the secrets to her signature look.

Define your style in two words:
Effortless classic.

Daily uniform:
High-waisted Acne jeans, Jenni Kayne mules, and my new cashmere/jersey sleeveless tank.

Greatest hits:
D'orsay flats, brown Gravati loafers, and vintage lace.

Finishing touches:
Robert Lee Morris knuckle ring, Mannin monogram pinky ring, The Row cat eye sunglasses, and a PB 0110 cross body bag.

Nighttime look:
Slacks and a long tunic from my Spring 2015 collection with a pair of classic black Céline pumps.

Best recent discovery:
Victoria Morris ceramics, Earth Tu Face rose face balm, Good Eggs granola bars, PB 0110 handbags.

Favorite stores:
I love my stores, of course, but my other favorites are March, Heath Ceramics, Lost and Found, and Creatures of Comfort.

Style pet peeve:
Wearing workout clothing all day or anything too trendy.

Style icons:
Kate Moss, Grace Kelly, and Jane Birkin.

Last purchase:
A black silk, high-waisted, ankle-length skirt with matching bra top by Valentino.

Lusting after:
The perfect vintage Hermès Constance bag.

Favorite haunts:
There in Telluride, Colorado; Elf in Silverlake, California.

What's always in your bag:
Earth Tu Face balm, Hourglass or NARS lipstick, Hope Gillerman essential oils, Hermès day planner, sunglasses, EO hand sanitizer.