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There’s a denim jacket for everyone: get ready to meet yours

  Although no one has informed the weather, we’re pretty sure that it’s nearly time to ditch the duvet-like puffy coat you’ve been encasing yourself in all winter, potentially in a ceremonial bonfire, in favor of something that doesn’t shield every inch of your body from wind and snow and sub-zero temperatures. But looking out of our windows every morning, trying to translate the temperature …

Your field guide to festival fashion

  LBH, you’ve been curating your ‘free spirited but also totally on top of the trends’ boho Insta-ready festival Look since before you bought the tickets. We’re talking denim shorts, a floaty top, complicated strappy sandals, probably a flower crown, and colorful OTT sunglasses. Good work! Now open up your brand new vintage-looking backpack, ‘cos we have some suggestions. Add a hat that will keep …

Wedding outfits to help you upstage the bride… or just look nice in her photos

Let’s be real: you can be super happy that your friend/sister/former college roommate you haven’t spoken to in 5 years has found the fireworks-and-forever kind of love, and still be filled with a sense of trepidation when that scented invite to her wedding is shoved into your mailbox. Weddings can turn even the chillest of couples into stressed-out cash-strapped centerpiece-obsessed monsters, and while you want …

The 3 possible ways to dress for winter

We’ve officially moved past the point of winter where we’re smugly snuggling up in sweaters, drinking hot cocoa/something stronger at outdoor markets, and happily dreaming of sledging at the first snow. No, this is now Serious Cold, complete with windchill, grey sludgy mess, and permanently numb fingers. Here are the three possible ways to handle it, and a few styling suggestions to get you to …

Cozy marries chic: a field guide to prep

  No fashion clique combines impeccably-styled sophistication with all things cozy like preppy does. Which, hello, makes it the ideal style to try in a fresh and freezing New Year. Think Clueless, Emma Watson, Gossip Girl, and whichever other preppy queen captures your inspiration. Dig out your cable knits, visit a yacht (lol, no) and open your notebook: class is now in session. Well Plaid Plaid is the essential …

Real Talk: The Girl Code in 2017

Girl Code /ɡərl kōd/ noun 1. the DOs and DON’Ts of healthy female friendship. It’s 2017, and the feminist movement is stronger than ever; recent women’s marches in Chicago, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and Seattle have proven that. So I think it’s the perfect time for a revival of our girl guidelines. Let’s refresh. What rules officially fall under Girl Code? Well, the code comes …

Travel In Style: A Simple Packing Guide

  While summer vacations are definitely something we all look forward to, actually getting there takes much effort. Planning, preparing, and of course, packing, all takes a lot of work. This is why I follow a simplified guide to dressing right for a  week long summer trip to your dream destination! That being said, everyone travels differently and prefers to pack different things, but no …