Around the World: What’s Trending?

It’s time to travel, go out, and bust out that summer wardrobe! But before all the fun and sun, let’s check out what’s trends are in around the world and the many ways that global trendsetters are wearing them! Trend: Stripes From pinstripes to wide ones, from vertical to horizontal, stripes are versatile and balance out almost any solid color. Asia: Silky Stripes Although stripes …

Summer’s Must-Have Skirts

Skirts. Skirts. And more skirts. All Summer ’17. Need help navigating this summer’s hottest skirt trends? You’ve come to the right place. With temperatures in the upper 80’s and 90’s, it’s hard to think of wearing anything but a skirt. Whether you’re going to the beach, brunch, or a business meeting, throwing on a skirt will match any occasion you attend. Stripes These skirts take …

Memes Weekly

If there’s one thing I’m good for, it’s memes. Here is your weekly dose straight from screenshot city.                                                                                               …

The Power of the Pizza Slice

Mouthwatering triangles and squares have officially taken over; all your favorite foods can now be found in pizza form… A delicious tyranny has slowly taken hold of us in the 21st Century: finger foods. Chicken wings, tacos, burgers – if you can hold it in your hand, it probably owns you. We close down cities to enjoy them (think Taste of Chicago), and we dedicate …

High Fashion Active-wear: How Gym Attire Became Street Attire

Have you ever wanted to be super comfy, but super stylish at the same time? Well the day has come, ladies and gents! Athletic wear is no longer restricted to just the gym, but it is now extremely fashionable and trendy, thanks to the help of some celebs, such as the Kardashians and RiRi. Remember that huge Champions crewneck your mom bought you from Walmart …

Color Story: Statement Yellow

SS17’s color palate is BOLD, OPTIMISTIC, and CHALLENGING. Yellow tones – from mellow to mustard – have warmed our hearts and our closets, becoming this season’s most unexpected fashion trend. 2017 NYFW may have been the most politicized fashion event to date – feminist tees, Planned Parenthood Buttons, statement-making soundtracks and staging – so we were surprised when social activism wasn’t the only memorable element …

Team AKIRA Style: Meet Berke

~ Sporadic. ~ It depends on my mood, where I’m going, who I’m hanging out with and how much time I have to get ready. Whether I like to admit it or not, I shift my style according to current trends a lot of the time. Like I never would have imagined wearing something with red roses all over it, but I just bought a …