Those lazy, hazy days of summer in the Crescent City call for mornings spent sipping iced coffees on your morning commute, leisurely afternoon lunches and evening strolls beneath the magnolia trees. Accent your July comings and goings with accents that take you stylishly from sun up to sun down.
Protect your crowning achievement and look chic while doing so in a pom pom accented fedora. Angelique, 5421 Magazine St., 891-8992; 7725 Maple St. 866-1092; AngeliqueStores.com
A woven Bettye by Bettye Muller sandal will take you easily from beach to brunch. Feet First, 4122 Magazine St., 899-6800; 526 Royal St., 569-0005; FeetFirstStores.com
Flirty and flowy, the palm tree printed Eden top from Milly is ready for beach and beyond. FeBe, 474 Metairie Road, 835-5250, FeBeClothing.com
Flit to your favorite lunch spot in a cross-body bag handmade in New Orleans. The cobra carry strap against the pale Italian leather makes this purse particularly divine. Four Rivers Designs, FourRiversDesigns.com
A picnic wouldn’t be complete without a set of stemless oyster glassware. NOLA Couture, 2928 Magazine St., 319-5959; 528 St. Peter St., 875-3522; NolaCouture.com
A dreamy Yves Delorme Pillow conjures up images of fabulous vacations to far-off lands. The Linen Registry 200 Metairie Road, 831-8228, TheLinenRegistry.com
Dress up your window frame with top-down, bottom-up Roman shades in a linen colored Pastiche pattern. Wren’s Tontine Shade and Design, 1533 Prytania St., 525-7409, WrensTontine.com