Posts tagged "spring fashion"

Spring Must Haves: 10 Adorable A-Line Skirts

Um, is it spring yet? (Actually, it totally is. Finally!) I'm ready to shed my thick knit tights in favor of bare legs and flippy skirts, and I'm sure you are, too. A-line skirts are flirty and flattering on all body types, thanks to their fit-and-flare silhouette. Let's get spring started with these 10 adorable…

By: Rachel Krause / March 21, 2013

Must Haves: 13 Gorgeous Rose Gold Pieces

Diamonds are a girl's best friend, or so we've heard, but we'll argue that rose gold is kind of our new squeeze. We don't discriminate when it comes to precious metals, but there's something about this one in particular that's just so pretty. Its warm pinkish tone is so flattering on hands, and it's le…

By: Rachel Krause / March 13, 2013

Must Haves: 10 Not-So-Typical Chambray Shirts

Chances are, you've probably got a chambray shirt in your closet. Maybe you pull it out every once in a while, contemplate pairing it with a pair of colored jeans, and then opt for a white tee instead. You gotta stop doing that! Chambray shirts are great! Everybody at the Frisky is a weirdo and…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 12, 2013

Must Haves: 9 Not-Too-Frilly Pastel Pieces

Pastel colors are sooooo dreamy — they're all soft and washed-out and Easter egg-y, and feminine without the outright girlishness of, say, hot pink. They're also perfect for spring… which I seriously hope is on its way. As a longtime all black-wearer, I'm always looking for ways to incorporate pale colors into my look without…

By: Rachel Krause / March 8, 2013

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Lovely Light Jackets For $50 Or Less

It's almost time to put away that bulky down-comforter-with-sleeves you've been wearing all winter and switch it out for a stylish light jacket. Click through to check out some of our favorite blazers, anoraks, and motorcycle jackets of the season--all for $50 or less!

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / March 6, 2013

Must Haves: 10 Just-Perfect Jacquard Skirts

Jacquard refers to the process of creating intricately woven patterns in fabric. It doesn't matter if you're making flowers, squares or portraits of your favorite pet -- it's the process that makes something jacquard or not. I love jacquards, especially for evening wear, because they typically have a bit of weight and heft to them,…

By: Julie Gerstein / March 1, 2013

Etsy Spotlight: 10 Fabulous Flower Necklaces

I saw a little cluster of purple tulips starting to grow next to the sidewalk the other day and I almost started crying. Spring is officially on the way!  Get a jump start on the season by adding a pretty floral necklace to your jewelry box. Whether you love roses, peonies, pansies, poppies, or lotuses,…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / February 28, 2013

Must Haves: 10 Perfect Polka Dot Pieces

Polka dots! So cute! So spring-like! So much verve and personality! Wear 'em, okay? They'll perk you right up. After the jump, 10 polka-perfect options.

By: Julie Gerstein / May 19, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Pieces From Brooklyn Industries Under $80

Unisex clothing company Brooklyn Industries makes comfy staples and classic designs, all with a cheeky Brooklyn twist. As the name might suggest, the company is New York born and bred, and is as much influenced by the city life surrounding it as by the desire to create easy, affordable casual wear. We've found 10 piece…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 6, 2012

Shopping Guide: Retro Plus-Size Dresses

If you're searching for style inspiration for spring and summer, try looking to the past. Silhouettes and prints from the 40s through the '70s will instantly add a playful feel to your wardrobe. Whether you're looking for something casual or special occasion, we found 7 gorgeous dresses to flatter and celebrate your curves. Click through…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 4, 2012

Shopping Guide: 7 Breezy Blouses

Lightweight blouses are the perfect garment for spring and summer. They pair equally well with trousers as they do with denim cutoffs, which makes them perfect for warm days at the office or weekend adventures. Click through to check out seven of our favorite breezy styles in a rainbow of colors!

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 3, 2012

Check Out Tracy Reese’s Collection For Anthropologie

We've been big fans of Tracy Reese for a long time. Her dresses are girly, pretty and the epitome of feminine charm. So we were especially thrilled to learn she'd be doing a capsule collection for Anthropologie. Reese's seven-piece collection is part of Anthro's Made In Kind series, where the company teams up with lesser-know…

By: Julie Gerstein / May 1, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items From Mango For $50 Or Less

Mango, the Spanish retailer which, somewhat recently, set up shop in the US, also has an awesome website for online shoppers. Their summer collection is bright, flattering, and so affordable that we had really tough time narrowing it down to just 10 pieces for less than $50. Click through to check out our picks!

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / May 1, 2012

Style Stealer: Jessica Hart’s Mini Dress And Trench

I'm pretty obsessed with the outfit model Jessica Hart wore to a "Fashion Star" party earlier this week. Everything from the mustard color of her mini dress to the classic trench thrown over the top and the unexpected details like a quirky book clutch and glossy red lips. After the jump, check out how to…

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 29, 2012

Shopping Guide: 7 Skater Skirts For Spring

Looking for an undeniably springy item to add to your wardrobe this season? Try a skater skirt. They're comfy, flattering, and perfect for twirling around in meadows, which is what all of us do in springtime, right? Click through to check out seven of our faves in a variety of colors, patterns, and textures ...

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 28, 2012

Sustainable Style: The Fine Folks Of Feral Childe

Feral Childe is the creation of bicoastal design team Moriah Carlson and Alice Wu. They make simple, comfortable clothing in amazing fabrications, often creating clothes out of their collaborative drawings. You might remember them from a fairly recent kerfuffle with Forever 21, after the chain store ripped off a rather unique pattern the brand made.

By: Julie Gerstein / April 24, 2012

3 Ways To Wear It: Printed Denim

Jeans printed with polka dots, stripes, and floral patterns are a huge trend this season, but printed denim can be tricky to style.  To help you along, we assembled three very different outfits around one pair of floral jeans. Click through to check 'em out ...

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 24, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Items Under $50 From Nasty Gal

Every now and then while browsing the internet I'd see a link to Nasty Gal and assume it was porn. Then my friend Aileen sent me a link to Nasty Gal and I still assumed it was porn, but since a friend sent it to me I thought I might as well check it out.

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 23, 2012

Shopping Guide: 10 Neat Neon Bags

Neon accessories are a simple way to amp up your outfit and add a spark to what you're wearing. You can go full neon, or choose a bag that's got neon detailing if you don't want to attract too much attention. Either way, neon's destined to big big this fall -- and is sure to…

By: Julie Gerstein / April 21, 2012

Awesomely Affordable: 10 Colorful Wedge Sandals For $50 Or Less

Wedge sandals are an amazingly versatile shoe to add to your spring wardrobe: they look equally cute with jeans, skirts, dresses, and shorts. Here are 10 of our favorite sandals of the season in a rainbow of colors and patterns, and guess what? They're all 50 bucks or less...

By: Winona Dimeo-Ediger / April 19, 2012