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Looks of the Week: London Fashion Week

London Fashion Week is always one of my favorites stops during Fashion Month – Not only do I adore the beautiful clothing and rich heritage of the London-based designers, but I also appreciate British street style.

In London you can always find great knits, minimalist layering, menswear-inspired pieces, and fabulous avant-garde designs. Read on for some of my favorite street style stars from the fashionable circus known as London Fashion Week!


{Camille is one of my favorite bloggers and she somehow stepped up her game even more for LFW in leather, layers, and cozy, chunky knits}


{I love stripes. I love a chic black & white look. And I love Miss Nicolette Mason. What’s not to love here?}


{Black & blue is a great color combination and so perfect for this time of year – I love the combination of different shades of blue in this look.}


{Nothing is quite as eye-catching as animal print and this printed turtle-neck dress was styled perfectly with black accessories and a chic cropped nude biker jacket.}


{And last but certainly not least – I loved Olivia Palermo’s grey-on-grey military-inspired metallics.}

Which of these London Fashion Week looks is YOUR personal favorite?

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Looks of the Week: New York Fashion Week

This Looks of the Week round-up includes some fabulous looks from the beginning of Fashion Month – The streets of New York City hosted some of the most stylish fashion lovers in the world this last week and here’s a little taste.


{I love everything about this look, from the black & white houndstooth print to the drop-waist silhouette, to the ankle boots.}


{I can’t decide what I love most about this look – The powder blue knit beanie, the pale pink overcoat, or the socks-and-pumps-combo!}


{These pants are such a great piece – The color, the print, the silhouette. Absolutely perfection.}


{Beautiful dress with fabulous black leather accessories, perfection. The bold blue faux fur collar is the ideal finishing touch.}


{Pale blue made some lovely appearances during NYFW and this turtleneck & pump combination was one of my favorites.}

Which look is YOUR favorite?

Can’t wait to see the street style from London, Milan, and Paris!

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Looks of the Week

This Looks of the Week round-up features everything from ladylike dresses to casual separates to stylish menswear – All sorts of inspiration for the coming week!


{Head-to-toe perfection. This is the idea look in my book – It’s a classic, timeless silhouette with fun, eye-catching, modern additions.}


{Stripes are always in style and this colorful version is the perfect juxtaposition against the distressed boyfriend jeans.}


{Denim layers are some of my favorites and this gentleman knows just how to make them work.}


{Fresh, bold colors are a great way to spice up this time of year and this yellow coat is just the ticket.}


{Jeans never looked so good – Such a chic, classic take on this Must Have wardrobe staple.}

Which of these fabulous looks is YOUR favorite?

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MCLV Style: Black & White Street Style

A few weeks ago I shared my colorblocked Fall look from the first day of Lucky FABB in New York City, along with some of the conference highlights. Today I’m sharing my black & white look for the second day of the conference as well as introducing you to some of the amazing writers that I spent time with in NYC.


{You can shop similar pieces by clicking these hyperlinks: Dress & Blazer – Zara, Gloves & Faux Fur Scarf – BCBG, Ankle Boots – Vintage & Bag – Marc Jacobs for Target}


{Check out more pictures from New York City here}


{Photos by Aimee of The Local Transplant & Brittany of The Subtle Statement}

In 2013 I had the honor of attending four blogging conferences – IFBCON in February during New York Fashion Week, Lucky FABB in LA in April, iFabbo here in San Francisco early in October, and then finally Lucky FABB’s East Coast conference in late October.

Each of the conferences provided me with information, {everything from technology updates and improving writing skills to helpful new software & aps to check out} access to great speakers, {celebrities, designers, editors, writers, bloggers…}, endless inspiration, and my favorite part – Introduced me to amazing women with similar interests and passions.


During my most recent blogger conference I spent my down-time with some of my favorite San Francisco ladies who also made the trip, as well as bloggers I hadn’t seen since previous events and new friends.

Do YOU like wearing Black & White as well? What’s YOUR favorite color combination?

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San Francisco Fashion Week: Emerging Designers

Fashion is always about what’s new. What’s hot. What’s up-and-coming. What you’ll wear next season. And when you’re all about the future and what’s going to be the Next Big Thing, then you’ve got to take the time to pay homage to the new kids on the block.

I was blown away by the Emerging Designers showcase this past week. The large, industrial space of the Folsom Foundry was the perfect backdrop for these mens and womens wear designs.

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Emerging Designers:

  • Anubha Srivastava {Womenswear}
  • Leela Dhanya Gutta {Womenswear}
  • Sam Shan {Womenswear}
  • Trixie Zarate {Womenswear}
  • Cafe Blue {Menswear}
  • Irys Kornbluth {Menswear}
  • Taylord Bird & Taylor Vintage w/ Penguin {Menswear}

Don’t forget to check out my other San Francisco Fashion Week posts {Reception & Dapperhood Menswear} and be sure to stay tuned for reviews from the rest of last week’s shows!

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