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Hot List 7.11.14

1. Love Hawaii? Say aloha to the OluKai “Nohea” canvas slip-on for women. The heel folds down to convert the shoe to a slide, and a Hawaiian artist created the pattern of native foliage. $90. BlueMile, for locations in Broad Ripple, Carmel, Fishers & Greenwood
2. Carmel-based Linnea’s Lights—those hand-poured soy luxuries packaged with European flair—just released a new triple-wick candle. Find several popular scents at Haus Love. $60. Haus Love, 5901 N. College Ave., 317-601-6521,
3. The ultimate beauty accessory for vacation: Trish McEvoy Petite Double-Zip Travel Planner, designed to hold the line’s special makeup cases (called “pages”) like a ringed binder. Fill each page with a palette of your choice. Planner, $65. Pages, makeup, and brushes sold separately. Saks Fifth Avenue, The Fashion Mall, 317-816-0171,
4. If you own a Boston terrier, chihuahua, English bulldog, French bulldog, greyhound, old English sheepdog, pug, or Yorkshire terrier, you should also own one of these so-stinking-cute dog-portrait pillows by Perpetually Yours Pets. The hoity-toity pooches wear outfits inspired by their breed’s personality. $34 each. Homespun: Modern Handmade, 869 Massachusetts Ave., 317-351-0280,
5. We can think of so many uses for these modern-floral tassled clutches: makeup pouch, evening bag, birthday gift, jewelry-holder when traveling. Better buy at least four. $36 each. Retro 101 mobile boutique,

Fernandez began writing for Indianapolis Monthly in 1995 while studying journalism at Indiana University. One of her freelance assignments required her to join a women's full-tackle football team for a season. She joined the staff in 2005 to edit IM's ancillary publications, including Indianapolis Monthly Home. In 2011, she became a senior editor responsible for the Circle City section as well as coverage of shopping, homes, and design-related topics. Now a contributing editor for Indianapolis Monthly, she lives in Garfield Park.

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