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Italian Fashion Meets San Francisco Style

I was thrilled that I recently got a chance to meet Italian fashion blogger extraordinaire Elisabetta Bertolini. She was visiting in San Francisco so we grabbed an espresso before wandering around Union Square for a fun photo shoot with her adorable husband.

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 Black & White Printed Romper – Banana Republic

Antigona Satchel – Givenchy

Studded Ankle Boots – 

Italian Fashion Meets San Francisco Style Bay Area Fashion Lifestyle Blogger Street Style

It’s always fun to show people around this area of the city on their first trip because there are so many fun spots within walking distance.

And it was extra special since I got to work on my Italian a little. I lived in Rome during college and while I learned more about espresso than the Italian language that semester, it was fun to give it a try after so many years!

Italian Fashion Meets San Francisco Style Bay Area Fashion Lifestyle Blogger Street Style

Be sure to head over to her site and check out the full post – BLOG TOUR CALIFORNIA.

Do YOU like checking out styles from other countries?

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Looks of the Week: Italian Fashion Bloggers

This Looks of the Week round-up is celebrating Italian fashion bloggers. Some of my favorite fashion writers from around the world are Italian so I thought it would be fun to feature some of the killer looks these stylish powerhouses are putting out for Winter.

Italian Fashion Looks of the Week Winter Fashion Italian Fashion Blogger Street Style The Blonde Salad Chiara Ferragni

{Menswear inspired monochrome separates and sleek hair remind everyone why The Blonde Salad is one of the world’s top bloggers!}

Italian Fashion Looks of the Week Winter Fashion Italian Fashion Blogger Street Style The Fashion Fruit

{Need some cold weather accessories inspiration? The Fashion Fruit has you covered with knit caps and faux fur extras.}

Italian Fashion Looks of the Week Winter Fashion Italian Fashion Blogger Street Style Menswear Mens Fashion The Three F

{I’d be lying if I didn’t confess that Italian menswear is some of my favorite fashion out there. The Three F features two elegant and fashionable gentlemen who always deliver flawless, classic style.}

Italian Fashion Looks of the Week Winter Fashion Italian Fashion Blogger Street Style Eleonora Carisi Jou Jou Villeroy

{When I think of bold, eye-catching Italian style Eleanora Carisi immediately comes to mind. Stylish, daring, and always enjoying herself, she’s one of my favorite bloggers and I always look forward to catching up on her style street style adventures.}

Italian Fashion Looks of the Week Winter Fashion Italian Fashion Blogger Street Style Menswear Mens Fashion Your Mirror Blue Velvet

{This is the perfect time of year to experiment with beautiful fabrics and textures so take a cue from Your Mirror Style and give something luxurious like blue velvet a try!}

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Do YOU love Italian fashion as well?

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Looks of the Week

After a short hiatus – Otherwise know as The Holidays – I’d like to welcome you back for another Looks of the Week post. I just can’t get enough of colors, textures, and fun, eye-catching fabrics these days. So enjoy these shots – I hope you’re motivated to mix things up like these stylish ladies!

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{How KILLER is this look? Head-to-toe fabuous from the black & red color scheme to the fabulous baubles to the lace+leather+graphic prints.}

FashionFruit

{Doesn’t this look make you want to reach out and touch it? Love the vest paired w/ the vibrantly colored top. So dramatic!}

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{Too. Freaking. Cute. I love her vest & bag – But that hat is just plain WORKIN’ for me!}

TinasBlog

{While I do adore this mustard colored skirt it’s not what initially caught my attention. It was the cable knit sweater over blue plaid wit a killer statement necklace. The textures & colors here are fabulous!}

OhMyLooks

{Do I even need to caption this?}

Victoria

{Red. Hot. I love a power suit and is anything more enpowering than head-to-toe red? Tres chic!}

FashionSteeleNYC

{I’m currently in the midst of a full blown obsession with embellished skirts – Seriously, the bf is concerned for my well being – And feathers are high on my need-want-have-to-have list! I love how Fashion Steele NYC keeps this look from being too over-the-top by pairing it with a basic tee & blazer.}

Polienne

{I mean – Wow. Love the colors. Love the layers. Love the fabrics & texures. Just love!}

Lucy

{Tweed is one of my favorite Winter fabrics – It’s warm and has a certain destinguished Brit-vibe to it. I also love a one-of-a-kind suit like this one.}

Which look here in your favorite? Are you enjoying rich colors, fun fabrics, and interesting textures this season?

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Looks of the Week – Winter White

Today’s Looks of the Week round-up will be focusing on the chic Winter trend of wearing white – Whether it’s a head-to-toe look or just a fabulous piece or accessories. Male or female, Summer or Winter, white can be hard to pull off, it takes some serious style chops to make it work well.

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{This fashion blogger featured on Candice Lake’s website makes Winer White look effortless – The look is somewhat simple, but oh-so-striking!}

MyMirror

{Very stylish white cable knit sweater and I love how the white is mirrored in the brown & white striped socks. It was a great choice to go with brown instead of basic black & white too.}

CamilleOverTheRainbow

{This is a killer look – A little bit rock n’ roll and a little bit biker chick. I love the white exposed zipper jacket and the buckle ankle boots.}

LovelyByLucy

{This black & white sweater is totally chic and I couldn’t think of a cuter way to pair it than these fabulous leopard print pants – They’re unique, unexpected, and totally fabulous.}

Cupcakes&Cashmere

{This menswear inspired black & white look is fabulous – Chic and timeless with a great androgynous twist.}

SaucyGlossie

{These layered pieces in shades of cream and tan come together into a fabulous look – The leather leggings, chunky sweater, and collared jacket look great together!}

WinterWhite

{This fabulous white coat from last year is one of my favorites – It’s classic but the silhouette gives it a fun twist.}

Sartorialist

{And as always The Sartorialist captures some killer looks from the streets – From chic sweaters to gorgeous maxi skirts to great head-to-toe white looks.}

Have you had time to try out the Winter White trend yet this chilly Winter season? Which of the looks above inspires you the most?

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Looks of the Week

Compaired to the Looks of the Week: Pants Edition post last week the collection of looks below is a somewhat more versatile – With a killer jumpsuit, chic mini and maxi skirts, stylish pants in various fits and silhouettes, and fabulous outerwear from fashion bloggers and models around the world.

This is without a doubt the best look that I came across this past week. It’s striking, flattering, fashion-forward, and just plain fabulous – From the killer red jumpsuit to the silver spiked braid to the oversized clear clutch. Wow!

I love the combination of the white pleated maxi skirt & basic white tee paired with the bright, patterned jacket by Milly. It’s fun, unique look that makes me miss Summer!

What I love most about this look is the texture of the patent oxblood skirt combined with the matte, loose-fitted blouse. Oh, and those shoes. J’adore ankle straps!

This is such a feisty, rock n’ roll look – I LOVE her studded jacket and those buckle-adorned boots are totally killer!

This look is such a fun combination of colors, fabrics, and textures – It’s really eye-catching and fashiony, but still looks relaxed and comfortable.

There’s pretty much nothing more classic than a trench coat but leave it to Saucy Glossie to choose a leather sleeved version and pair it with a fun, eye-catching leopard print scarf. Great combination!

Black & brown can be a hard color combination to put together but when it’s done right it can be pretty striking. This silhouette paired with the 70’s inspired felt hat is a great look – Très français!

Which of these looks is your favorite? Are there any new trends or fun new styles you’re especially excited to try out this Fall?

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