You were on the verge of peep-toe freedom. Mere degrees from midriff mercy.
Until that soul-crushing shadow spotter Punxsutawney Phil divined six more weeks of winter.
Take cover under Ashley Rosebrook’s (Calvin Klein, Vera Wang) one-of-a-kind hats. They’re crocheted by Bolivian artisans and made from 100 percent sustainably grown, undyed alpaca wool. Rosebrook sources eye-catching embellishments — like masonic sword chains and vintage Bakelite — from antique stores and flea markets far and wide.
Start with the charcoal gray cloche with chocolate suede band and quickly warm to the metal-studded rider. Still feeling frigid? You’ll want to burrow beneath the Peruvian knit number with metallic twill ribbon till spring.
Just a prediction.
Available at Albertine General, 15 Christopher Street, between Greenwich Avenue and Waverly Place (212-924-8515); Ekovaruhuset, 123 Ludlow Street, between Rivington and Delancey Streets (212-673-1753 or ekovaruhuset.se). To see styles, go to rosebrooknyc.com.
Sweet tooth, meet salty tooth. And see what kinds of desserts the two of you can make together in our artisanal treat roundup.
Photo: Courtesy of Rosebrook NYC