Pure Picks: Aerin Lauder

As founder and creative director of AERIN, and style and image director of Estée Lauder, Aerin Lauder is a force of impeccable taste. Along with the AERIN flagship in Southampton (83 Main Street), a second shop has sprouted in East Hampton (7 Newtown Lane). Here, Lauder reveals her essentials for the season.
“I love the casual yet refined aesthetic of the Hamptons, where we now have two stores. Each delivers unique discoveries that capture the essence of the destination.”  Photo: Silja Magg
“I like to apply this mist from our new AERIN Rose Essentials collection under my makeup for a natural glow. I also spray it all over my face and body when it’s very warm. It is extremely refreshing and smells magical.” AERIN Rose Water Refreshing & Setting Mist, $45, aerin.com


“Whether you are looking to incorporate a touch of coastal elegance to your tablescape or searching for a thoughtful hostess gift, these hand-woven coasters are one of my favorite summer decorative accessories.” AERIN raffia coasters, set of 4, $18, aerin.com
“I love Three Graces’ timeless and sophisticated designs, and this optic white piece is effortlessly chic and simply classic.” Three Graces Violetta swimsuit in white, $326.26, threegraceslondon.com
“I inherited my love for gold from my grandmother. For me, gold is a classic and this is a modern take on a classic beach accessory.” Tohum large puka shell necklace in gold with natural shell, $410, tohumdesign.com
“Perfect for summer getaways to the Hamptons, this is the right size for all of my weekend essentials. I take it with me everywhere.” AERIN mini suede weekender in saffron, $1,150, aerin.com
“Espadrilles are the best summer shoes. They are easy to pair with any look, from a long floral dress to white jeans.” Castañer Carina canvas wedge, $133.75, castaner.com
“One of my new go-tos is this beautiful handmade Panama-style straw hat.” G. Viteri Rosarito hat, $110, gviteri.com