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The Perfect Dark Lipsticks for YOUR Skin Tone

As the days get shorter and the weather gets colder, the bright, glossy lips of summer just don’t cut it anymore. This is the time to break out of our comfort zones and find the perfect dark colors to rock all fall (and winter) long. Now, don’t get me wrong, I love the classic Marilyn red that never seems to go out of style. But have you ever noticed that it never …

What your favorite drink says about you… and your style.

What your favorite drink says about you… and your style. We all have it: our go-to drink. On our birthdays and other momentous occasions, our friends make sure that we are never without it. Whether it be at a house party, local bar, glitzy gala, or a night on the town, we order, sip (or chug), and enjoy the wonderful afterglow from our favorite drink. …

Booty Call (20 Boots that You Need this Season)

You may have received a 2am call or text with the romantic verbiage of “u up?” and sighed to yourself, because like… can u not? No worries, we’ve been there too. And now we’re sending you the booty call you’ll actually want… the fall booty call filled with the booties you need in your life this season. I’ve thrown in a few older styles for …

How Your Astrological Sign Impacts the Clothes in Your Closet

We all love them (even if we won’t admit it): our zodiac signs. Whether we check daily, monthly, or just to see if that new guy we’re dating is compatible, we all tend to look at mishaps in our lives as products of our horoscopes. But how do horoscopes influence your style? Here’s a hint: your sign might explain why some friends found the low-cut, …

Trendsetter: Get that gold

  The color of first place, sunsets, leaves in fall and royalty, gold has everyone from sports stars to superstars rushing for a chance to get that shine. We’ve sifted through the closet and found some of our favorite pieces in this precious metallic.   So fancy Another invite, another outfit, gargh! We’re talking birthdays, holiday parties, homecoming, prom and/or weddings. (Especially if your ex …

The Sale Items to Get Before They’re Gone!

Fall abruptly makes its way back into our lives with the leaves changing colors. Then, Starbucks follows blessing us with their Pumpkin Spice Lattes. Finally, to top it all off, fall throws in a gust of wind that makes wearing your leather jacket a necessity versus just for aesthetic. The other wonderful thing about the season of fall, besides like everything, is that the majority …

ShopAkira’s 2017 Homecoming Look Book

Tis the season to party! If you’re reading this blog you are probably now in search of ideas on what to wear for homecoming. Homecoming is that time to have fun, look sexy and go out with your girls! Every memorable homecoming first starts with what chic and sexy outfit you will wear that will have people stopping and saying “Who’s that girl?” Below is a …