Eyelit for Quiet Femininity

Eyelit: a small hole ornamented with stitching around its edge, used as a form of decoration in embroidery.


Left: Poplin Embroidered Cutwork Shirt by Kate Spade:  Cotton/elastane. Pointed collar, button front, drop shoulder, blouson sleeves. Machine wash cold $248.00

Right: Floral Eyelit Puff Sleeve Top by Kate Spade: 100% cotton. Drop shoulders, puff sleeves, center back zipper. Machine wash cold. $248.00

Skirt/Pants   left to right

Eyelet Tiered Midi-Skirt by Hope For Flowers: Also white Flounce hem is trimmed with scallops. Back zip closure 100% organic cotton Sale $104.99

Resort Linen Cropped Eyelet Pants by 120% Lino: Elasticized waistband Wide-leg Eyelet embroidery Pulls on Machine washable $395.00

Brigid Eyelet Trousers by Charo Ruiz Ibiza: Cotton/polyester  Banded waist Two side slit pockets  Back zip closure  Partially lined  Allover eyelet detailing $423.00

Dresses     clockwise

Puff-Sleeve Smocked-Waist Midi Dress in Eyelet: Back keyhole. Lined dress, unlined sleeves. Machine wash cotton $248.00

Cotton & Hemp Eyelet Dress by Misook: V-neck Short sleeves 70% cotton, 30% hemp $328.00

Sleeveless Eyelet Midi-Dress by Alexis: Decorated with French lace and an eyelet motif. Finished with a square neck and spaghetti straps. Hidden back-zip closure 50% cotton/47% nylon/3% elastane Lining 1: 95% polyester/5% elastane $695.00

Levine Eyelet-Embroidered Maxi Dress by Alice & Olivia: Small sizes only left. Finished with eyelet embroidery and a tiered skirt. V-neck Self-tie straps Back zip 60% cotton/40% linen Sale $259.99

Opening: Amrita Midi Eyelit Shirtdress: Fit and flare midi shirtdress with tie detail at sleeves, jersey slip lining and separate sash. Fits against body at chest and waist and is full at bottom hem. $348.00

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Alix Cohen is the recipient of ten New York Press Club Awards for work published on this venue. Her writing history began with poetry, segued into lyrics and took a commercial detour while holding executive positions in product development, merchandising, and design. A cultural sponge, she now turns her diverse personal and professional background to authoring pieces about culture/the arts with particular interest in artists/performers and entrepreneurs. Theater, music, art/design are lifelong areas of study and passion. She is a voting member of Drama Desk and Drama League. Alix’s professional experience in women’s fashion fuels writing in that area. Besides Woman Around Town, the journalist writes for Cabaret Scenes, Broadway World, TheaterLife, and Theater Pizzazz. Additional pieces have been published by The New York Post, The National Observer’s Playground Magazine, Pasadena Magazine, Times Square Chronicles, and ifashionnetwork. She lives in Manhattan. Of course.