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These Boots Were Made For Walking...

Posted by Alyssa Franco-Lozada on

 "Remember that day, maybe eight years ago, when you realized you could wear skinny jeans under knee-high boots? It was magical. And suddenly, your favorite outfit probably consisted of an American Apparel hood under a tweed, contrast-piping blazer, dark-wash skinny jeans, and buttery soft, knee-length leather boots that you ended up wearing every single day. Surely, that wasn't just us...  But then, came along the ankle boot, and staged a coup. And knee-highs suddenly fell out of favor…until now. Because these days, it's possible to wear a riding boot without looking like a college kid. In modern heel shapes and inspired, leg-lengthening...

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Fashion Week Outfits

Posted by Alyssa Franco on

 "Fashion Week is kinda like the Olympics. It may only last five days, but the preparation is a slow, hard-won battle involving tactical outfit changes, countless wardrobe overhauls, and the odd last-minute purchase. Well, not this time around. We’ve created not one but five ultra-easy (but street-style worthy) outfits perfect for LFW. Get ready for your close up."  _______________________________________________________________________________________ Colour block to go!  Wearing bright colours is a mood boost and a surefire way to stand out from the crowds. The key to colour blocking, though, is to choose pieces that are simple in shape and tailoring. A classic a-line skirt and...

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Take a Day Off...

Posted by Alyssa Franco on

So some days I take to myself and have a little movie day. Recently I went on an 80's movie binge. I just love their style then. It especially cracks me up when I see their trends emerging on the runway this current day. I just recently watched Ferris Bueller's Day Off and it got me inspired. I noticed one of the characters who plays Ferris's girlfriend rocking this amazing fringe leather jacket...and it reminded me of something...oh that's right! Closet Freak has fringe leather jackets up on in the shop right now!  Vintage is an always revolving world of emerging trends,...

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