How to find your formal style

Part of the fun of any special event is getting dressed up for it, BUT that also brings the pressure of finding the perfect outfit. You need something that makes you feel like you, but at your best, shiniest, most special. And also, something you can move, eat and breathe in, preferably all at once. Take a breath, stop freaking out, and check out our …

Trendsetter: 4 ways to embrace velvet

One of those trends that keeps on coming back for more, it’s even got a dessert version, and who’s surprised? Velvet instantly says luxury, thanks to its soft, strokable texture, charmingly impractical nature, and that sheen that doesn’t quite happen on any other fabric. Here’s how to get a li’l of that for you. ‘90s mixtape If you had a favorite Spice Girl, know all …

Style Guide For Saving Money

  Ever looked in your closet and wondered, how can I get more use out of pieces in my closet? If you are that person, keep reading! I know once I wore a particular item, I think I can not wear it anymore because I already have pictures in it. If you are trying to save money and get more use out of your clothing, …

Halloween Style Doubles

There are two types of girls – the ones who spend hours painting, crafting, and sewing a beautiful Halloween costume, and the ones who use their cheap eyeliner to draw on whiskers and throw on a pair of cat ears. I’m not ashamed to say I’m the cat. It’s not that I’m lazy (I am), or don’t want to spend the money on an outfit …

Fall Vacation Lookbook 2017

    It’s that time of the year where we start to plan our upcoming fall vacations. It is also that time where you feel you need to shop for new clothing for your vacation. To make your shopping experience easier, I created 4 fall vacation featuring all Akira’s clothing and shoes.   Looks for your holiday or vacation trip / travels! Look #1 Fall …

The Fall Colors Your Closet Needs

A big problem we face today in the fashion world is the question we’ve all asked, at least once, and that is “does it come in black?” Don’t give up on me yet, this article isn’t about how your closet needs more black clothing for fall. We all know black will never be replaced as the best color ever (don’t @ me), but with the …

3 Fall Trends Of 2017

Fall is officially here!There are so many reasons to love Autumn. Seeing the changing leaves and feeling the cooler weather is beautiful. If anyone is like me, fall is my favorite season because of the fashion! Fall brings out an array of style options. This means we put away those summer heat clothes and bring out our sweaters and boots. Below is a list of …