fashion trends Tag Archives

‘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 …

TREND ALERT: MOTORSPORT

From Vetements to Versace, we’ve seen little bits and pieces of the Motorsport trend since the Spring 2016 RTW shows. Still, things stayed pretty quiet, until Rihanna debuted a very heavily motocross themed Fenty x Puma Spring 2018 collection, with stage props and professional stunts to boot. Once the Motorsport music video dropped a few months later, we knew the trend had hit the masses.  …

What your favorite drink says about you… and your style.

What your favorite drink says about you… and your style. We all have it: our go-to drink. On our birthdays and other momentous occasions, our friends make sure that we are never without it. Whether it be at a house party, local bar, glitzy gala, or a night on the town, we order, sip (or chug), and enjoy the wonderful afterglow from our favorite drink. …

How Your Astrological Sign Impacts the Clothes in Your Closet

We all love them (even if we won’t admit it): our zodiac signs. Whether we check daily, monthly, or just to see if that new guy we’re dating is compatible, we all tend to look at mishaps in our lives as products of our horoscopes. But how do horoscopes influence your style? Here’s a hint: your sign might explain why some friends found the low-cut, …

The Color of Fall 2017: RED

THE COLOR OF FALL 2017: RED At one point or another, we’ve all tried (failed?) to pull off red. Well, this is our time to get it right. Red is officially the IT color for fall 2017, and we have some tips for how (and why) you should be turning up the heat with red. For those of you still not convinced, look at it …

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 …