The Hot List 6.6.14

1. “Aqua Light” buttondown from new menswear boutique Zag West. $120. 421 Massachusetts Ave., 317-285-0300, zagwest.com

2. Terramundi money pots are meant to be smashed when you’re ready to spend the dough inside. Some designs are goal-specific (honeymoon, La$ Vega$), and they’re flying off shelves. $45 each. G.Thrapp Jewelers, 5609 N. Illinois St., 317-255-5555, gthrapp.com

3. “Vardagram” T-shirts, custom-made featuring a favorite Instagram post, by Fishers boutique Vardagen. $24. shop.vardagen.com

4. “Dance Girls” painting (acrylic on oil) by Ghana artist Betty Acquah. $2,300. Kuaba Gallery, 1 N. Meridian St., 317-255-8405, kuaba.com

5. Statement necklace, available by a new retail-therapy method: Reply “sold” to the photo on Retro 101’s Facebook page and click a link to pay. $20 and free shipping, facebook.com/ShopRetro101

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 the director of editorial operations, she lives in Garfield Park.