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The Androgynous Movement is Changing Women’s Style

The Androgynous Movement is Changing Women’s Style

Boyish or feminine? Tomboy or girl? How about…neither. The androgynous trend has captured the hearts of many a fashion lover, including Sienna Miller, who professes her love for the bulky men’s shirt look during her interview with Vogue. Miller refers to her laid-back, disheveled outfits as “do-not-fancy-me clothes”. Many women will admit to feeling and looking comfy in their over-sized sweaters, baggy boyfriend…

Backless is Well…Back!

Backless is Well…Back!

Backless tops and dresses of every shape and make are highly sought after evening looks this year. It’s really no wonder. Not very many styles can pull off seductive and mysterious the same way a plunging back dress can. Just ask Julia Roberts from Pretty Woman. Naturally, we’re about to introduce to you the main types of backless pieces that have…

The Millennial Takeover of the Retail Industry

The Millennial Takeover of the Retail Industry

The growing trendsetters of food, technology, and culture, the millennial generation have demonstrated their heavy influence on the fashion industry by overthrowing the traditional kings of retail. Polo Ralph Lauren, Gap, J. Crew, or Banana Republic experienced a dramatic decline in sales, downgrading into outlets, having more 50% off sale deals, and displaying their products on the sad clearance counter…

Bandanas: Spring 2017’s Biggest Retail Hit

Bandanas: Spring 2017’s Biggest Retail Hit

Since their last re-emergence in 2016, bandana scarves have launched themselves back into shop displays of big name retails stores such as J. Crew, Madewell and Urban Outfitters, a move that shook street style culture. While bandanas may seem like a sudden overnight success, their rise has been subtle and steady. Unbeknownst to the regular consumer, women have been going…

How the Midi-Skirt Trend Will Increase Your Sales

How the Midi-Skirt Trend Will Increase Your Sales

Popularized by style icon Olivia Palermo, midi-skirts have become the go-to option for effortless class at work and on the streets. The calf-length skirt flatters the ankles and cinches at the waist, accentuating the hourglass figure. Especially effeminate, tutu-like midis flare out and look great with crop tops, mid-length sweaters, and flats. It’s especially important that customers looking for items…

7 Coachella Pieces that Will Blow Up this Spring

7 Coachella Pieces that Will Blow Up this Spring

The pinnacle of spring fun, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival will be blasting their speakers between Friday,  April 14 to Sunday, April 23, meaning that girls all over the world will be scrambling to get their state-of-the-art concert garb ready for 2017. While spring offers a multitude of concerts and music festivals besides the preeminent Coachella, the style…