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Raining champion: beat the downpours in style

  Forget ‘Don’t rain on my parade’, how about not raining on this outfit I spent hours fantasizing about. Since storms are inevitable, we’ve pulled together a few rainy day resources for when the weather is trying to put a dampener on your style. The Boots: Hunter Women’s Original Tall Gloss Rainboot The company behind Hunter wellies, the North British Rubber Company, was founded in …

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 …

Stop everything and get a fanny pack (this is not a joke)

  Forget holiday gifts, groceries, and those other boring ‘essentials’, and move ‘fanny pack’ to the top of your buy-it-now list. YES, we know. Of all the sentences we never thought we’d say (write), that one is in the top three. (After ‘No guac for me, thanks,’ and ‘Yes, of course I’ll take a 2 hour personality quiz with you, mysterious person outside the creepy …

Nailing Your Street Style Look

Credit: Phil Oh  When you hear the phrase ‘big city’ you think: awe-provoking sights, bustling boulevards and, of course, slayage all around. It’s without question that the city streets have been transformed into a veritable runway full of non-stop fashion. Bringing forth a cool, eclectic mix of trends, they place a spotlight on personal style and fearless self-expression. Keep it simple, transcend the norm or …