Jeanne Beker lassos fall’s hottest look: cool cowgirl couture
Yee-haw! It’s hard to resist the allure of the cowgirl look — especially since it’s so on-trend. Whether you want to go full on western or just get your boots wet, we got Jeanne to lasso the city’s coolest pieces to giddy-up in.
Rope it in
GYPSY FOUND OBJECTS, 762 ST. CLAIR AVE. W., $46 “I love a bolo! This one is in perfect condition, and it’s such a great motif here with the cowgirl Stetson hat. If you want a hit of that western feel, a bolo goes a long way.”
BORO, BOROCLOTHING.CA, $39/RENTAL “This is a beautiful bag. I guess you’d carry your bullets and an apple for your horse!”
HOLT RENFREW, 5O BLOOR ST. W., $695 “Smythe! I love what they do; they’re always pushing it. Very figure flattering. A strong western statement for fall.”
Ready to wrangle
UNCUFFED LEATHER, UNCUFFEDLEATHER.COM $255 “We all love our kerchiefs. The leather here is so buttersoft it gives a great feeling of luxury to this accessory.”
BRAVE LEATHER, BRAVELEATHER.COM, $110 “Wow! This belt is fantastic and made here in Toronto. The buckles and the colour.… It truly looks vintage, but it’s brand new.”
2525 YONGE ST., $695 “I’m a huge, huge fan of LaMarque, a Canadian label out of Montreal. The fringes are just sublime; the leather feels fabulous.”
PEGGY SUE COLLECTION, PEGGYSUECOLLECTION.COM, $650
“Peggy Sue, I have so much respect for her; she’s upcycling denim in the most artful way. Truly art-to-wear.”
THOMAS SABO, YORKDALE SHOPPING CENTRE, $529 “This ring is superb. Dazzling. A man’s ring that can be worn by any sex. It’s mesmerizing.”
GYPSY FOUND OBJECTS, 762 ST. CLAIR AVE. W., $98 “An absolutely classic western hat with a feminine vibe. It’s a real find.”
BOOTMASTER, 609 YONGE ST., $149.95 “This looks like a ’50s western shirt! It’s got everything you’d want in a great western shirt. It looks like something Patsy Cline would have worn.”
A DAVIDS, BAYVIEW VILLAGE, $1,795; “Love the baby studs. It’s a cross between a western and a motorcycle boot.” B BOOTMASTER, 609 YONGE ST., $1,999.95; “Liberty boots! I love the company. It was started by my old friend Tony Benattar, who has a great...