New Arrivals: Zimmermann, Halpern, İlkyaz Özel, Altuzarra & More

 There’s a reason why these new arrivals are met with so much fanfare. This mix of footwear, ready-to-wear, and accessories are designed to turn heads. Always on trend and ahead of the curve, these fresh releases from the most cutting-edge designers cannot be missed on Moda Operandi.

 L.A.-based Jasmin Larian Hekmat, the brains behind the cult-favorite ‘Ark’ bag, returns with more ultra-desirable accessories. Alongside tried-and-true favorites with subtle updates, find new standouts that play on earth’s natural elements. This Garden of Eden-inspired 'Fana' bag features a brushed brass vine that adorns the outer edge of a pearlized acrylic spherical shell. The interior is lined, to keep your essentials safe.

The NY-born Londoner Michael Halpern is fashion’s go-to for fantasy and nostalgic glamour with a modern sensibility. Winner of the 2017 British Emerging Talent Award, he trained under Oscar de la Renta and Donatella Versace (at her couture atelier) before launching his line in 2017. This slim mini dress is covered in sequins in a panelled zebra print. Decorate the strapless neckline with layered necklaces.

Turkish cool girl İlkyaz Özel returns with more scintillating party pieces to love—complete with the fiery hedonism and sensual ease that’s earned her label instant success. This season’s silhouettes come elevated with iridescent paillettes in mesmerizing hues, micro sequins with a liquid sheen, hand-placed crystals and metallic fringe.

This sequin 'Phoenix' dress features shoulder straps and falls to a maxi length. Wear yours with barely-there sandals and metallic accessories for a radiant cocktail look.

Anchored in artisanal craftsmanship, the Altuzarra brand speaks to the power, fearlessness and sensuality of the modern woman.
Pleated with an a-line silhouette, this 'Sif' skirt falls to a maxi length. Wear yours with a relaxed knit and leather boots for a chic casual look.

Pleated with an a-line silhouette, this 'Sif' skirt falls to a maxi length. Wear yours with a relaxed knit and leather boots for a chic casual look.

Barely a year old, Rachel Scott’s line is both a rich collaboration with and an homage to her home country, Jamaica. At her hands, crochet—crafted by a group of female artisans in Jamaica—is reimagined to unique effect.

An update to the best-selling 'Web' top, this elongated hand-crocheted top includes raw-edge charmeuse straps, contrast edging, and a side-button closure. Wear over a tank, poplin shirt, bandeau, bra top, or on its own.

Laura Kim and Fernando Garcia double down on the exuberance and modernity they’ve brought to the house’s signature sophistication since taking the helm, referencing botanicals in all their exotic, multifarious beauty for Resort ‘23. Coupled with daywear that captures a playful polish and incredible feats of jewelry-inspired craftsmanship, the results radiate a fresh American glamour for every ilk of occasion.

NYC’s Alexandra O’Neill channels an exuberant, celebratory glamour for Resort with pieces fit for tropical getaways and New Year’s in the city. Alongside her beloved corseted, perfectly nipped, richly fabricated guest-of silhouettes, find a multitude of island-ready pieces and those singular details that make her pieces so special.

Conjuring the free-flowing romance and nautical spirit of holidays spent sailing, Zimmermann Resort ’23 is a lesson in exquisitely crafted, flirtatious femininity—fit for every warm-weather destination.
Made of linen and silk, this floral-accented mini dress features short puffed sleeves and a flared a-line skirt for an ultra feminine silhouette. Style yours with barely there sandals in a neutral hue.

The Australian favorite returns with a multitude of updates to his hyper-cool, effortless sensuality. Contrasting elements—from soft and hard to elegant and careless—take shape in new figure-grazing silhouettes and fresh spins on his signature deconstruction.

Designed for a slightly relaxed fit, this sheer lace shirt is trimmed in leather. Wear yours over a bra top with the matching skirt.

Australian Lesleigh Jermanus continues to deliver the sustainable marriage of femininity and island-ready ease that makes her pieces so covetable.
This linen shirt dress has a collared neckline, midi hem and puffed sleeves. Wear yours with strappy sandals and minimal accessories for a look inspired by the brand.