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Utility Styles

Utility Styles This week we wanted to highlight a trend that was discussed in WGSN’s Spring/Summer 2019 buyer’s debrief: Utility styles. We have also noticed a rise in this trend and are loving cargo pants, earthy color schemes, and practical  yet fashion forward design details.  Shop Sustainably with Mara Hoffman HAVEN JACKET, LEO JACKET, ELENA SKIRT, ELLE DRESS

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Not Over Oversized

We can’t get Over Oversized This week’s blog is inspired by Vogue’sarticle: The Best Street-Style Photos From Copenhagen’s Spring 2020 Fashion Shows. Oversized seems to be the way forward. A majority of the favored styles captured sported one or more pieces that were oversized. Some chose to wear one piece oversized, such as a blazer while others went all out and wore…

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In the Mood for Monochrome

In the Mood for Monochrome  A recent trend that we love is monochrome outfits. Wearing all one color or various tints or shades of one hue can create a seamlessly put-together look. Monochrome means you don’t have to worry about matching colors; it’s so easy and also looks so good! Have some fun and wear one bold color, jewel tones…

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Matt and Nat

Matt and Nat Bags A great bag is such an essential in our books. This week we wanted to highlight Matt and Nat, one of our favorite and one of the few wholly vegan bag brands. Matt and Nat make awesome vegan leather bags that look as close to genuine leather as you can get. The Matt and Nat aesthetic…

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Sustainable Athletics

S w e a t S u s t a i n a b l y It is clear that athletic clothing has made a major surge in the last 5 or so years. One of our favorite tips for a great workout is to wear something that makes you feel confident. We cannot stress how far a great pair…

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All in the Print

Prints are saying it all this season. We have seen a variety of graphics that all are clearly taking a note from nature. Floral patterns, animal prints, and beautiful abstracts are center stage. Be bold and mix prints or wear one look that is all one print! One of our favorite sustainable brands, Ulla Johnson has the most beautiful and…

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A bit of Romance

A  B I T   O F   R O M A N C E The summer means fun parties and time out in the sun. It’s a great time to play with your feminine side and romantic dress styles are a perfect place to start! We’ve seen a lot of looks that take inspiration from the Victorian era, featuring…

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It’s all about power dressing

It’s All About Power Dressing How do you feel when you put on your favorite item of clothing? Amazing right? We cannot stress the importance of power dressing!Whether we spend two minutes picking out an outfit or an hour planning our look, clothing often sets the mood of our day and how we carry ourselves. So, let’s talk about the universal…

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Intimates Inspired

Intimates Inspired WGSN is one of our favorite places to look for upcoming trends. One of our favorite themes popular for this summer is clothing that have details and silhouettes inspired by intimates. Sheers, corsets, and silks/satins evoke a delicate and soft look that is perfect for a warm summer night out with friends. Intimates are generally very light and…

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Reformation

Reformation Reformation is a women’s clothing brand that sells a variety of clothing (including wedding, swim, and intimate), shoes and accessories. We wanted to bring Reformation to you because their collections are perfect for the summer. The company offers a large variety of delicate and feminine dresses suitable for all of your summer adventures. Reformation is particularly known for their…

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Shoes that Take a Stance

Shoes that Take a Stance Shoes are one of the most important finishing touches to an outfit. A great pair can set the tone for a look and add that last bit of personality to make an outfit truly yours. More importantly, walking in the right pair of shoes can give us an extra boost of confidence that will make…

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The Importance of Shopping Vintage and Second Hand

The Importance of Shopping Vintage and Second Hand The fashion industry is the second highest polluter in the world and continually increases its negative impact. We often do not think about what goes on behind the scenes, how our clothing is made and what needs to happen to produce what we wear.  One of the wonderful trends that has begun…

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Blanche

Blanche This week we wanted to introduce you to the Copenhagen based clothing brand, Blanche. “Blanche is French for white. You probably already knew that, but we’re telling you anyway. Why? Because white is a color with no hue. Some would even argue that it isn’t a color. Maybe white isn’t really a thing. Maybe it’s nothing. And that’s what…

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Trends from Mother of Pearl

Trends from Mother of Pearl We wanted to share a few beautiful and on trend pieces from one of our favorite brands, Mother of Pearl. Mother of Pearl is a clothing and accessories line that focuses high-quality products, sustainability, and transparency. . “Creativity and ethics sit equally in our brand philosophy. We believe in delivering beautiful clothes without compromising on…

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MOTHER DENIM 3 great denim trends

MOTHER Denim: 3 trends we love O N E : S I D E S T R I P E Side stripe jeans are a popular trend recently and we are on board! The side stripe detail is a fun way to add a bit of differentiation to everyday denim as well as a pop of color to your overall…

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A Look at Filippa-K

A Look at Filippa-K M O N O C H R O M E   T H A T ’ S  M E A N T   T O    L A S T  We are loving Flippa-K’s RETHINK RED collection. Monochrome outfits are currently popular and a lot of fun! Be bold, and bring in color with a bang for the upcoming season.  S H E…