clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Nanette Lepore's Tips for Dressing for the Jazz Age Lawn Party

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to Vox.com, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

The Jazz Age Lawn Party returns to Governors Island this weekend, bringing with it plenty of partygoers dressed like they were plucked straight from the 1920s (or the roster of extras from The Great Gatsby). If you don't happen to own the perfect vintage beaded dress for the occasion, allow designer Nanette Lepore to recommend a few ways to do Jazz Age a little more modern. We stopped by her Soho store for a quick lesson earlier this week.
· Nanette Lepore [Official Site]
· Dreamland Orchestra [Official Site]
· Fifty-Three Photos from this Weekend's Jazz Age Lawn Party [Racked NY]

Nanette Lepore

423 Broome Street New York, NY 10013