Red Alert

February 6th is National Wear Red Day to raise awareness that heart disease is the No. 1 cause of death in women. In honor of this day, we’ve selected a few things to bring that must-have slash of red into your life.


Above: Badgley Mischka red leather tote bag, $395, from Webster House in the Crossroads.

shoe LRAbove: High-shine patent leather stilletto styled with a skinny wrapped heel and pointed toe by Jimmy Choo, $595, from Halls on Grand.

red dress

Above: The crimson “Dulce” dress by Tart features an asymmetrical design, $148, from the Alysa Rene Boutique in Park Place.


Left: Did you know that Christian Louboutin’s first red soles were painted with nail polish? Fittingly, the footwear designer’s Beaute collection features the very red nail lacquer, Very Prive, $50, available at Nordstrom in Oak Park Mall.