Maptote Makeup Pouch at Frances & Charlie
Gem features one standout piece from a local shop. Whether it's a jacket, necklace, or handbag, it's on our have-to-have list.
What: 'Tis the season for holiday travel, when zipping up all your necessities into a small carrier becomes an art. To stow your makeup and other must-haves, pick up this thick canvas makeup pouch made by Brooklyn-based baggery Maptote. It looks good. You look (or soon will look) good, thanks to its contents. Match made in mascara heaven.
Where: Frances & Charlie, the resident newsstand and accessory emporium at UNION
Style It: To travel happily, comfort is key. That means layers are necessary. Start with DKNY ponte leggings and a Rick Owens flowing jersey T-shirt. Add a Michael Kors cashmere shawl cardi, Marc by Marc Jacobs tasseled red loafers, Stow extras (including that little pouch) in a See by Chloé nylon-twill duffel. Accessorize simply with an Alex Monroe ring and Eddie Borgo crystal cone earrings.