Chrissy Mastro

Chrissy Mastro

Chrissy is a Copywriter at AKIRA. Writing and fashion have always been her calling, and she studied journalism at DePaul and merchandise marketing at FIDM to turn these passions into a career. She loves traveling, hanging out with friends, and all things music related. Follow her on social @chrissymastro

Celebrities in Adidas Falcons

These need no introduction — it’s no secret that the adidas Falcons were one of the hottest sneaker models of 2018, and they’re still feeling so fresh and new for 2019. At AKIRA, the Falcons are a must have. We have like, every colorway, and we’re always ready for more. Here are a few of our fav It Girls in our fav sneakers. Steal the looks …

10 Fun Accessories to Get You Through The Post-Holiday Slump

The holidays are over, we’re back at work, and we have three (or four, or five) long months of cold, dreary weather ahead. I know right, so depressing. Kick the post-holiday blues with these 10 accessories that are guaranteed to make you forget how cold it is — okay, maybe not, but at least you’ll look cute. #1. Front Chest Pack Bored of fanny packs? …

5 Outfits To Copy Right Now

ALL PINK EVERYTHING Pink pants + pink top + puffer + western boots = perfection Champion hot pink joggers + matching Champion top + high heeled western bootie. Not into the western vibes? Slip on these Docs instead to add some edge. TWEED TAKEOVER Tweed skirt + long sleeve top + oversized denim jacket +jewel tone bootie + on trend handbag Tweed mini + grey long …

5 Places To Visit in Chicago

TAO 632 N Dearborn St. World renowned night club/restaurant TAO opened its newest location in Chicago late last year and instantly became Chicago’s new hot spot for anyone who’s anyone. Make reservations for dinner and drinks in the dramatic dining room, and spend the night dancing in the grandiose upstairs nightclub. You never know who you’ll run into. TAO X AKIRA NYE FASHION SHOW 2018 …

shopAKIRA Gift Guide

We have a lot of fun at the shopAKIRA corporate office. We have an office full of the cutest dogs (and clothes!) ever, constant photoshoots, and some kickass company parties. But the best part is you! We want to thank you all so much for making this our best year yet, and help make holiday shopping and gifting a little easier this year. We’ve asked …

NEW SZN EDIT

News flash — it’s officially Fall. Time to #treatyourself to those wardrobe essentials you’ve been stalking since it was still 90 degrees. To save you the trouble, we’ve rounded up a few must-have pieces from our 3 favorite Fall ’18 trends. Shop our Editor’s Picks below — (But like, really, though. Click any picture to add it to your cart)   WILD THOUGHTS Animal print might …

TREND ALERT: MOTORSPORT

From Vetements to Versace, we’ve seen little bits and pieces of the Motorsport trend since the Spring 2016 RTW shows. Still, things stayed pretty quiet, until Rihanna debuted a very heavily motocross themed Fenty x Puma Spring 2018 collection, with stage props and professional stunts to boot. Once the Motorsport music video dropped a few months later, we knew the trend had hit the masses.  …