Posts tagged "chic on the street"

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Prague Logomania

Normally, we're not huge fans of the logo'd gear, but Fabrice mixes them up in a way that looks funky and fresh. We love how he's paired these accessories with his pastel vintage sweater and plaid kicks. He’s in Prague’s Staromestske Nam (Old Town Square), headed toward Parizska trida, the designer shopping street, natch. What do you think…

By: Caragh Johnson / October 30, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Faux In Prague

Who needs real fur when fake looks this chic? Arame, visiting Prague from France, is the epitome of fabulous in a faux fur that she bought on Oxford Street in London. The cherry on top is a styling headscarf that only a select few can pull off (hi, Nicole Richie!) without looking like a fashio…

By: Caragh Johnson / October 29, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: A Hamburglar Sighting In Prague

Staska looks like an adorable, bohemian version of the Hamburglar while on a break from work in Prague. She meticulously chooses her accessories to compliment her look. Where do we start? Check out her two different earrings, the way her socks echo her undershirt, and the red trainers that make it all come together. We're…

By: Caragh Johnson / October 26, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Casual In Munich

A touch of military inspiration always looks pulled together. Eva, shopping along Kaufingerstrasse, wears a Zero double-breasted peacoat with cargo pants. She adds the modern touch of a Hallhuber floral scarf so the look is not all utilitarian, but also a little bit femme.

By: Caragh Johnson / October 23, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Layering Tricks In Geneva

These days, wearing designer duds from head to toe is frowned upon even by the most fashionable of the fashionistas. Instead, mixing high and low is the way to go. Taylor, American Marie Claire’s Style Director, is on her way to tour the Tag Heuer factory in Geneva. She layers her fancy pants from Comme…

By: Caragh Johnson / October 21, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic on the Street: Greece Oct. 19th 2009

The true key to looking chic is all about being comfortable in your own skin. In that case, Marta, a traveling musician from Poland, may have tied up the award for chicest gal on the island. She bought her scarf at a kiosk in India and pinned it up the front to make a top.

By: Caragh Johnson / October 19, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Rome Oct. 16th 2009

Who says Olivia Newton John’s influence on fashion is over? Carmen’s sporty look is achieved by pairing a Zara top and American Apparel leggings, in an apparent nod to the cult classic “Let’s Get Physical” video. Work it out, girl!

By: Caragh Johnson / October 16, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Rome Oct. 14th 2009

What’s black and white and printed all over? Besides the newspaper, check out this prize maxi-dress that Lauren found at the flea market in Queensland, Australia. She’s headed out for a day of sightseeing with her beau, looking awesome and feeling fab about the price tag. Is there any better combination?

By: Caragh Johnson / October 14, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Rome Oct. 12th 2009

When I discovered that over-the-knee boots were fall’s “must have,” I flashed to the opening scene of "Pretty Woman" and promptly dismissed them from my future. After seeing the look executed on a non-prostitute, I may have to reconsider. The thigh is the limit for Marta; her Calvin Klein Jeans dress and Zara boots both…

By: Caragh Johnson / October 12, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Bordeaux Oct. 9th 2009

The menswear look is always a winner, but it's best to not look like you just piled on your boyfriend’s clothes. Anais has the tomboy-chic look down pat on the streets of Bordeaux. Her Sandro ankle-skimming pants and oxford shoes are masculine yet sexy. So, uh, you know, let’s hear it for the boys!

By: Caragh Johnson / October 9, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Venice Oct. 7th 2009

Venice is 99 percent filled with tourists wearing t-shirts, sneakers, and fanny packs. In the land of over 400 walking bridges and stone alleys, making a wardrobe effort does not go unnoticed. Natalie, studying art history abroad, wears a custom-made tweed topper from her native Republic of Maldova. She picks out the fabric and buttons,…

By: Caragh Johnson / October 7, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Venice Oct. 5th 2009

It’s bold. It’s colorful. It makes me want to throw my entire wardrobe out the window and start from scratch! Annalena stood out on the walkways of Venice with a Marni day coat that is, in one word, glorious. Where does one go in such aesthetically pleasing attire? Why, in this case, she was o…

By: Caragh Johnson / October 5, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Paris Oct. 2nd 2009

Why is it that a hat instantly makes any look ten times more interesting? Krishna, on her way to the Premiere Classe fabric show in Paris, models just how fantastic an all black ensemble can be. She tops an Oasis trench with the perfect H&M lid and some ruby red lips. Perfection.

By: Caragh Johnson / October 2, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Bordeaux Sep. 30th 2009

Stereotypes be damned! Everyone in France is rocking the striped shirt right now. Not everyone, however, pulls it together as cutely as Laura does here. Pairing her Petit Bateau striped shirt with a Maje ruffled, floral mini, she adds an unexpected element and ups the chic factor for a look that is both sweet and…

By: Caragh Johnson / September 30, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: Bordeaux Sep. 28th 2009

Camel and gray is the most sophisticated color combination for fall, just ask Derek Lam and Michael Kors, who both showed it on the fall runway. Heading out to meet friends at Place de la Bourse, Marie nails the season's trend by layering her gray Comptoir des Contonniers dress with a camel Uniqlo cardigan. The…

By: Caragh Johnson / September 28, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: London Sep. 25th 2009

Listen up, recessionistas! The best way to update your look in these tight-budget times is to dig in your closet for the classics and splurge on a fabulous accessory. Dashing to the National Theatre in London’s South Bank, Claudia makes a basic black sweater and black skirt look fresh again with Topshop lace-up heels that…

By: Caragh Johnson / September 25, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: London Sep. 22nd 2009

“Thou shall not mix plaids” sounds like it could be the first Commandment in the Fashion Bible. But what would a rule be without an exception? Kensie wears the perfect plaid combination with a Baby Phat coat and bright, cheerful scarf. The unexpected pairing is a totally stylish success. Maybe we should revisit some other…

By: Caragh Johnson / September 22, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: London Sep. 21st 2009

You’ve got to love a couple that looks like they share a closet. Strolling Bond Street, a famous shopping stop in London, Fiona’s Gant blazer and preppy loafers look smart in the early autumn. Her best accessory? Her boyfriend, Gustav. Hopefully, Gustav is as good a match in other ways as he is in the…

By: Caragh Johnson / September 21, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: London Sep. 18th 2009

Man purses? Well, we wouldn't normally say this, but in this case, yes, please! Phil was rocking this Ally Capellino bag outside the Waterloo tube station, headed to meet some mates for a night on the town. So, what’s in the bag, Phil? “You never know what the night will bring,” he said. Hopefully, it’…

By: Caragh Johnson / September 18, 2009

The Frisky’s Chic On The Street: London Sep. 16th 2009

Check out these denim harem pants! Julia stood out in the crowd at the Thames Festival in London with this modern take on jeans. She looked effortless and stylish, accessorized with a simple necklace and scarf that didn’t compete with the complicated pants. She discovered these trendsetters at Bershka on Oxford Street in London. A…

By: Caragh Johnson / September 16, 2009