Hot List 7.20.15

The Hot List is a weekly roundup of our latest impulse buys.

Leave it to Burberry to craft the most exquisite black A-line skirt—a sculpted silk-blend confection with perfect pleats and pockets, part of the London line and inspired by a design in the Fall 2015 Prorsum collection. $650. Burberry, The Fashion Mall, 317-644-0606

Pattern mens sneakers 120Local shoe designer Wild and Sexy makes a splash with this high-top covered in gold-tipped scales. $120. Pattern Store, 877 Massachusetts Ave., 317-410-0457

Madewell Crossbody 148The Mini Transport Crossbody will only get more beautiful with age—and we love that you can secure the long strap by criss-crossing it around the bag, adding a smart detail. $148. Madewell, The Fashion Mall, 317-844-5540

Indiana Beer Patch 5Strike while the iron’s hot to snag an Indiana Brewer Patch, which subs beer hops for the stars on the Hoosier State’s flag. $5. Alepparel, online only

BluePeppermins BagAll 12Vacation in style with Bag-all’s line of graphic travel pouches for all your tangle-prone essentials like a blowdryer and charger cords. $12. Blue Peppermint, 8936 South St., Fishers, 317-436-7082

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.