Dress; boot, Bottega Veneta. Rose gold and diamond Juste un Clou earring; rose gold Écrou de Cartier necklace; gold and diamond Juste un Clou (large) bangle; gold, tsavorite garnet and onyx Panthère de Cartier cuff, Cartier. Earrings (top; worn throughout), model’s own

Soaking up the L.A. rays, our October issue cover model Heather Kemesky emanates good vibes and positive energy in a Bottega Veneta embroidered dress and gleaming Cartier jewels. It showcases this season’s major trend of updated, elevated basics and skin-baring numbers—with a laidback West Coast mood thrown in for good measure. Add a swimming pool and cabana into the mix to bring out the joy in fashion.

Ease into the coolest fashion this season with easy dresses, oversize shirts, simple tank tops and luxe jeans in the softest leather.

Dress; Bottega Veneta. Écrou de Cartier rose gold rings; rose gold and diamond earrings; rose gold necklace; gold and diamond Juste un Clou (large) bangle, Cartier. Nose ring (worn throughout), model’s own)
Shirt; boots, Bottega Veneta. Sunglasses, Jacques Marie Mage. Rose gold and diamond Juste un Clou earrings; steel Panthère de Cartier (small) watch; rose gold Écrou de Cartier rings, Cartier. Earrings (top), model’s own
Sweater; Bottega Veneta. White gold, emerald, onyx and diamond Panthère de Cartier necklace; bangle, Cartier. Briefs, stylist’s own. Earrings, model’s own

Photographed by Andrew Arthur
Creative direction by Windy Aulia
Styled by Jessica Loria
Model: Heather Kemesky/DNA Agency
Makeup: Karo Kangas/Forward Artists
Hair: Ramsell Martinez/Forward Artists
Manicurist: Rachel Messick/Celestine Agency
Producer: Samantha Silvers/Fox & Leopard
Photographer’s assistant: Brandon Yee
Stylist’s assistant: Yvonne Quiones
Digital Technician: Blair Alley