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STYLISH COMFORT Beforeyouheadout toOaksandDerbyin yoursky-highstilettos, wewantedtoletyou knowaboutanewcom- fortablychicoptionthatjustmightbethe answertoyoursorefeetcausedbyalong dayatthetrack. Cooeiisanall-in-onepairofcomfyflip- flopspackedintoastylishclutch.Soifyou decideyouneedtotakeabreakfromyour highheels,youtakethemoffandslipon theflip-flops,andthesmallclutchtrans- formsintoalargershoulderbagforstor- ingyourotherpairofshoes. CreatedbyformerLouisvillianBrooke Trevittandhersister,CassandraTrevitt, they’reavailableinblackandchampagne (theflip-flopscomeinsizesextra-smallto large). They’re$58,andyoucanfindthemat LunaBoutique,BlinkBoutiqueandonlineat www.cooei.com.Freeshippingwillbeof- feredthroughDerbyweekonthewebsite. HAUTEHATS Milliner-to-the-starsKokinisleav- inghisNewYorkCityboutiquebehind foraweekandpackinguphischic, couturechapeaustobringtotheDer- byCity. Thein-demand(andhilariously funny,wemightadd!)hatdesigner, whosecelebrityclienteleincludes Beyonce,JenniferLopez,SarahJessi- caParkerandJuliaRoberts,isopen- ingapop-upstorenextweekatthesite oftheformerZSalon&Spaatthe SeelbachHilton,500S.FourthSt. Kokin,whoformorethan25years hasbeenwhippingupluxedesignsthathavebeenfeaturedinVogue,Elle, VanityFairandmore,willbeatthestoreTuesdaythroughDerbyDayfrom around9:30a.m.to7:30p.m.toassistshopperswiththeirDerbyhatselec- tions.(Wehearhisstylishcreationstoppedtheheadsoftheownersoflast year’sKentuckyDerbywinner,AnimalKingdom.) You’llfindone-of-a-kindhatsandfancifulfascinators,andKokintellsus designswithfeathersandverticalchapeauswherethe “ sky’sthelimit”area coupleofthehottesttrendsforDerbyheadpieces. Youcangetasneakpeekofhiscollectionatwww.kokinnewyork.com. SHOPTALK ChristaRitchie Kokinheadpiece KimBoyleisafanofmixinghigh- endfashionswithbargainstyles. “ Iwillpairdesignerjeanswitha shirtfromTargetorashirtfromtheJ. CrewOutlet,”shesays. “ Ikindoflook atcertainpiecesofmystyleasan investment.” Kimcallsherself “ asuckerfor designerjeans”andcountsTrueReli- gion,Joe’sJeansand7ForAllMan- kindamongherfavoritelinestowear. “ Becauseofthequality...theylast somuchlonger,theyfitbetter.I’vehad apairof7jeansandTrueReligion jeansforyearsandyears,andthey stilllookgreat,”shesays. Kim,whoistheownerofthenew petsupplystoreBarkstownRoad,also keepsitfunwhenitcomestofashion. “ Iliketobeplayful.SometimesI liketopairapairofleggingswithone ofmyboyfriend’sbutton-upflannels,” shesays. AnotherconstantthemeinKim’s wardrobeareclothesthatarecomfort- ablychic. “ Comfortisreallyimportanttome.Iliketolookgood,butifmy clothesareuncomfortable,thenIamkindofuncomfortableall around,”shesays. Shealsobelievesindressingforherage. “ Iwanttobeableto wearthingsnowthatImaybewon’tfeelcomfortablewearingin10 years,”shesays. Acoupleofhergo-toshoppingspotsareSaksFifthAvenueand Target. “ IlovetogotoSaksjustbecausetheysellallkindsofJuicy (Couture)stuffandotherfundesignerstuff,”shesays. “ Ifeellike Targetisareallygoodplacetogoandfindreallytrendythings.” FashionisespeciallyimportanttoKimthistimeofyear.Asthe co-founderofFerdinand’sBall,she’llbesteppingoutinstyleatthe May3Derbybash. “ It’sthesameasmy(daily)wardrobe.I’mwearingaSherriHill dress,whichisanicedesigner,butthenI’mwearingitwithsome hotpinkshoesthatIgotfromTarget,”shesays. “ I’mkindofmixing andmatching.” AtherGermantownhouse,Kimsaysshe “ likestobepractical.I liketoputthingsinmyhousethatIcanuse.Ilikeforthingstolook good,butIdon’tlikeforthingstobeinmyway.” TonominateyourselforsomeoneyouknowforaStylemaker,emailChrista Ritchieatcritchie@courier-journal.com. PHOTOSBYMICHAELCLEVENGER/THECOURIER-JOURNAL ByChristaRitchie critchie@courier-journal.com TheCourier-Journal KIMBOYLE Age: 25. Hometown: FortMitch- ell,Ky.Kimmovedto Louisvillethisyear. Education: Shehasa bachelorofartsincom- municationfromGeorge- townCollege.Shealso attendedDePaulUniver- sityinChicago. Career: Kimistheowner ofBarkstownRoad, whichrecentlyopenedin theHighlandsandcarries avarietyofpetproducts. Sheisalsotheco-foun- derofFerdinand’sBall,a May3Derbypartyatthe FrazierHistoryMuseum thatbenefitsOldFriends (anonprofitGeorge- town,Ky.,facilitythat rescuesretiredrace- horsesfromneglect, abuseandslaughter). Kimtreatedherselftothispave diamondringaftergraduating fromGeorgetownCollegein 2009.“ThesparkletoitiswhatI thinkissoprettyaboutit.” Kimenjoysaddingsentimental charmstoherTiffanybracelet thatremindherofsomeoneor somethingsignificant.“The braceletitselfandeachofthe charmshaveaveryspecial meaningbehindthem.” “I’vealwayswantedabigLouis Vuittonbagandhopefully somedayIwillhaveone,butI hadtostartoutwhereIcould,” Kimsaid,laughing,abouther LouisVuittonwristlet. MIX MASTER “Thesearejust me,”Kimsays aboutherToms shoes.“Iwear themallthe time.” FUN•FASHION•FINDS SATURDAY,APRIL28,2012 KY HANDYBAGS Wristletsholdallyou’llneedand keepyourhandsfree. PageS2 SCENE SeemoreShopTalkonPageS3

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