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L ily Lanahan's new collection of limited-edition linen napkins and placemats is made on the tiny Portuguese island of Madeira, where artisans sew each by hand using traditional methods of hand appliqué and embroidery. Launching her new company, Elizabeth Lake, was challenging enough, but Lanahan — who grew up in Preston Hollow — did it from another continent and in the middle of a pandemic. She had been commuting between Dallas and Sydney, Australia, where she and her fiancé relocated for his company when the borders closed earlier this year. "Launching a Dallas-based business from Australia with a European supply chain in the middle of a pandemic is probably the most adventurous thing I've done," she says. But it A GRAND TOUR WALK LIKE A CHEETAH FENDI GOES RETRO F endi's latest accessories collection — a collaboration with edgy London-based luxury brand Chaos — was unveiled at the Fendi Women's Fall/Winter 2020-2021 fashion show in Milan. Inspired by Old Hollywood glamour, vintage cigarette cases, gold lighters, and evening clutches, the capsule collection makes use of perforated and engraved metal and Fendi's legendary leatherworking techniques to create cases and small accessories for mobile phones, earbuds, and other small devices, which can then be attached to Fendi belts, chains, and handbags. Punk rock meets Old Hollywood meets new world. Fendi X Chaos, at the Fendi boutique, Steven Hempel hasn't deterred her creativity: For the holidays, she introduced charming hand-blown glass candleholders that double as vases, the first in an ongoing design collaboration with LagunaB in Venice. An alum of The Episcopal School of Dallas and SMU's Cox School of Business, Lanahan studied decorative arts through Christie's Education London and the University of Glasgow, where she received a master of arts degree. "My time in London was an amazing opportunity to study furniture, textiles, silver, and porcelain in a way that was really hands-on," she says. "I learned to train my eye through endless museum visits and tours of estates in the English countryside." Elizabeth Lake linens and Elizabeth Lake X LagunaB, at elizabethlake. com. Rebecca Sherman A n icon of preppy and plucky slippers, Palm Beach-based Stubbs & Wootton has collaborated with The House of Scalamandré on a new embroidered Leaping Cheetah slipper for women and men. Offered in colors that coordinate with Scalamandré's Leaping Cheetah wallpaper, these fiercely fun slippers come in needlepoint and velvet or linen. The brands previously collaborated on a limited-edition embroidered Zebra slipper, based on Flora Scalamandré's design for Gino of Capri restaurant in New York City in 1945. Leaping Cheetah slipper $550, at Rebecca Sherman Elizabeth Lake linen placemats and napkins, here and at right Stubbs & Wootton x Scalamandré Leaping Cheetah slipper Fenxi X Chaos Lily Lanahan 18

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