The invention of clothing meant people could finally settle in cooler climes, quit staring at kneecaps, and do the worm without fear of rug burn. Partake of the perks of apparel with today’s Groupon: for $49, you get $100 toward designer clothing from JackandElliot.com.
Teeming with threads from more than 60 designer brands, JackandElliot.com swaddles patrons in fashionable trends and luxurious fabrics. Customers can embellish their bodies with an assortment of eclectic looks, including a Gypsy Jasmine Alligator maxi dress, an ethereal ankle-length ensemble woven from eco-friendly materials that flatters figures with its A-line hem, vertical stripes, and built-in applause box ($135). The online retailer also primes subjects for leisurely afternoons with a plaid button-down shirt from Arnold Zimberg ($200) or a Wildfox unisex polo pony top, a billowy cotton T-shirt stamped with an aristocratic equestrian scene ($100). Like a zebra dreaming of becoming a giraffe, virtual shoppers can lengthen their legs with a pair of James Jeans five-pocket pants, furnished with a contoured waistband and dry-aged washing treatments ($198). Or, shelter décolletages with a hand-printed Leigh & Luca mini stripe square scarf, woven on a 100-year-old loom ($160).