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Meet Team AKIRA

Working at AKIRA is no joke.   This entire company is composed of hard-working, multi-taskers that go above and beyond to “get the job done” as they say. There are a few key people on the ShopAKIRA.com team that play a huge role, not only in this blog, but also in making sure AKIRA stays up and running with new sh*t all day, every day. From getting …

Going Out Dresses For The Club

Going Out Dresses It’s the freakin’ weeken’ FINALLY …But what in the duck should I wear?? If you find yourself asking this very question, you have come to the right place. Depending on your vibe, there’s a few go-to styles of going out dresses that will fit your fancy. The range is real. Mini Dresses Not all going out dresses are equal. And not every mini dress is …

Cute Dresses That Are Toats Work-Appropriate

There’s an age-old rule in my book: “Dress for the job you want, not the job you have.” If you go into work every day looking like a slob, it can quite possibly rub off on others’ impression of your overall work ethic. But whether you just like wearing cute dresses or you’re trying to “dress to impress” for that open management position (or maybe …

WTF Do I Wear?? NYE 2015 Edition.

To me, NYE has 3 basic rules: You should always dress to [your version of] the 9’s. Have at least one glass of bubbly. Preferably in a flute glass. Celebrate with friends you actually like.* *Don’t go to some “cool” party/event with a couple pseudo friends you’ve convinced yourself that you’ll have more fun with. I’ve had more fun with my best friend in an alley around …

Before You Go Buy Flared Jeans..

You have some things to consider before buying flared jeans. If you want to look hot, that is. They’re def not as easy to work with as skinnies or leggings – so listen up. First, I’m just going to say it. When I starting seeing that bell bottoms were going to be a thing again – I was all “ewww nooo whyyy??” I hadn’t personally worn them since …

Wear Thigh High Boots The Right Way

Use Layers To Your Advantage. This season suede skirts are huge, and they make for a great layering piece since they can be easily paired with a heavy knit sweater. But as temps cools down, skirts aren’t always the go-to. This is where thigh high boots come in! They’ll keep your leggies warm and toasty. (If you’ve still got a bad case of the goosebumps, throw on some …