Swim In This

June 28, 2011


Old is new and less is more; we love these vintage-inspired looks for the beach this summer.  They show less skin and more fashion; we’re really loving the high waisted bottoms and retro one pieces.  Can’t wait for 2012 Swimwear Fashion Week in Miami to kick off in a few weeks!! Advertisements


May 10, 2011


Spring and summer pants have taken a new shape, form, and print.  This is in our figure’s favor as loose, high-waisted, drapey, wide-leg, dropped crotch, and printed styles have made a comeback.  You’ll see more vintage 70’s floral bell bottoms and vintage 90’s grunge revival and palazzo pants while you think why you just couldn’t have kept […]

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April Showers Bring Hip Trenches & Raincoats

April 5, 2011


We got a request to do a post on trench coats and raincoats as we move into the month of April.  Great idea!  So we ventured out to find the hippest trenches, parkas, and raincoats in wet weather fashion.  You know how we LOVE shoes, so we had to check out the different types of rainboots […]

March In Spring’s Mile-High Shoes

March 30, 2011


We surrender to those chunky, clunky, bulky, sky-high, platform wedges!  Although the newest trends have us at least five inches taller, they also have us walking more comfortably.  How??  Let’s get all scientific . . . Platform shoes actually prevent foot pain as they keep your foot more flat.  Other heels keep your foot arched which causes […]

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Girls We Hated in High School

March 17, 2011


What a kickass name for Jeffrey Campbell’s new bag line, which will be out in Spring/Summer 2011!!  We LOVE all JC’s shoes so we expect the greatest for this new line.  JC retailers include Free People, Urban Outfitters, Intermix, and Nordstrom.  Expect to see lots of fringe, leather, and denim – your sneak peak is […]

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Sheer Madness

March 16, 2011


We all know by now that we have to own something sheer.  Our picks to wear this Spring 2011 trend are below for you to see (through)! SHEER TOPS, BOTTOMS AND DRESSES WE LOVE (yes, we went a little mad!) Photo credits:  Anthropologie, Cheap Monday, Free People, Lulu’s, Minkpink, Modcloth, Motel, Nasty Gal, Spanish Moss, Topshop, Urban Outfitters

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EXCLUSIVE: F&F Goes to Mercedes Benz Fashion Week – Part 2!

February 24, 2011


We blogged about the first half of New York Fashion Week in Part 1; below are the rest of our thoughts on our favorite looks.  We continued to see lots of layering, long sheer maxi skirts and dresses, and decadent fabrics for Fall/Winter 2011! 1. Badgley Mischka – very lady-like designs as usual and notice that winter white is […]

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