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 …

TRENDS TO TRY: 2019 Edition

New Year, New You—the start of the year is always the perfect time to reinvent, reevaluate or re-inspire. It’s also a ripe opportunity to start taking style risks, and we say to that, what do you have to lose? Below we’ve rounded up some of the latest fashion trends that aren’t going anywhere in 2019—read up and pick your poison, babes. ANIMAL PRINT We’ll say …

6 Most Stylish Music Videos of 2018

2018 has been a better year for music, with beautiful collaborations, experimental sounds, and impressive debuts. Alongside stellar sounds, there have been a host of stylistically brilliant music videos. From the luxurious flex presented in the Carters’ Apeshit to the Thierry Mugler inspired glam in Cardi B’s “Money”, this year reestablished music videos as a vital art form in pop culture. Here are our favorite …

10 Fab New Year’s Eve Outfits (No Sparkly Dresses)

Dressing to the nines is a big part of celebrating New Year’s Eve. Whether you’re a super pre planner or a last minute shopper, looking for a typical sparkly dress and pumps may be tempting. (But trite) This list proves that the best looks aren’t so overdone. We’ve created a list of outfit inspiration that will ensure you’re the best dressed in the room – …

‘Tis the Season: Holiday Party Fits-piration

Little Black Dresses and ugly Christmas sweaters are party cliches, but who says dressing for holiday parties has to be a bore? From dramatic shoulders to sexy jumpsuits, here are 10 fabulously festive ideas for a fa-la-la lovely fit this season.  Color Crazy  Inspo: Bold colors are trending this season. Pair your brightest dress with an even brighter jacket.  shopAKIRA: White on White  Inspo: All …

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 …