I usually associate hair chalk with summer and music festival season, but it recently occurred to me that it would be fun to use for New Year’s Eve as well! I’ve never actually used it before so it was fun to try it out. The two ways I liked best were choosing one bright color and making a solid streak in the hair, and using two similar shades a to create an ombre effect at the ends of my hair. Read more »
Any time I go upstairs to our web studio I find myself subconsciously singing or humming along to the awesome music they play. It is an upbeat, eclectic mix of old and new music that never fails to lift my spirits. Read more »
“The very basic core of a man’s living spirit is his passion for adventure. The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun.” Read more »
With the week being very quiet due to the Christmas holidays, I decided to pinpoint ladies whose style I really admire. Each and every day I see them they bring a smile to my face. These ladies dress from within, the outfits they wear constantly tell a story about who they are, what passions they have and what they are about… deep from within! They wear their personalities and it screams “this is who I am, take it or leave it” and there’s something I find so endearing about that. Read more »
Deciding on my ten favorite albums of 2012 is no easy task. It’s fun to look back on all the new music that came out this year, though, and bring some amazing songs and albums back to the forefront of my mind. It’s interesting to think about all the new bands I was introduced to and new music that made up the soundtrack to the past year of my life, and the memories that go along with them. Read more »
The physical differences from December 31st to January 1st may be minuscule, but in my mind these two days are polar opposites. New Year’s Eve serves as a conclusion to a chapter of life. It’s a time of looking back; one of reflection upon all I’ve experienced and a celebration of what I’ve achieved. Read more »
This weeks look book Riders On The Storm is all about the rock n’ rollers, the cool western style and that dark romance that intrigues you. Outfits created with dramatic denim, rugged leather, and flashes of fringe. She’s a dark romantic with a western flare, looking for things to excite her. We love the attitude these outfits have and the day to night vibe that they carry with them.
This week our Stylist Mandi shows you how to create one of our looks from the December catalog and the many styling techniques that go into making an outfit look desirable. We love how easy and relaxed this look is and how, by adding little finishing touches like a belt, a scarf and some bracelets, the look instantly becomes more captivating.
The thought of exercising outside in winter is not exactly appealing to me… I am not a fan of the cold. However, it is more appealing to me than the idea of going to a gym. In an attempt to motivate myself, I’ve made a list of 5 ways I want to get outside and exercise this winter. Read more »
I watched Terrence Malick’s Days of Heaven for the first time a couple of months ago, and my breath was taken away. Never before have I seen a film shot so beautifully. Every scene was like a painting, a great photograph that captured an emotion so delicately that you find yourself just falling deep into the scene. Read more »
This week for shop-able street style, we’re featuring Anna Whitford who was photographed in LA , she’s wearing a poncho that was bought at the Fairfax Flea Market. We love the pattern and how she has teamed it simply with jeans turned up at the ankle and flat shoes. It’s a look that is perfect for the weekend and strolling around markets. Ponchos are great just to throw on, Anna has carried the look off so elegantly that we can’t help but lust after it.