Cara Santana is giving us the inclusive and affordable clothing collection we've been waiting with her Apt. 9 collaboration – and her fiance, Jesse Metcalfe, has a favorite look.
"It was very important for me to create a line that reflects women across the country," she said as she celebrated the launch of Kohl on Monday, October 7. “I thought a lot about what women want when they leave home. the house and how they want to feel. "
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She started by thinking about what her basic pieces were and started from there, including things like a straitjacket, a standout jacket, a daily sweater and more. So she really struggled to ensure inclusion by looking at shapes, cuts and even colors. Sizes range from 00 to 22, with select choices up to size 34 and no item costs more than $ 100.
"I don't think fashion needs to be so inaccessible and so exclusive," she said. "We all need to get dressed, why don't certain women have the opportunity to look and feel better?"
Choosing an outfit that makes you feel good depends on the occasion and mood. "All the pieces in the collection lend themselves to a different part of my identity," she said. And all the women. We are so full of duality and juxtaposition that we are multifaceted. "
However, when it comes to her fiance's favorite look, he prefers the faux leather jumpsuit that helped her create. "It's his favorite piece," she said. "I think he loves something sexy about leather but also tough. He loves a strong woman.
This line is available for a limited time only on Kohls.com and in select stores. To see how women of all ages, sizes and ethnicities look, keep browsing.