fall fashion

Catherine Malandrino for Kohl’s

September 27, 2013 at 8:30 am , by

If you missed out on the Phillip Lim for Target collaboration this month (or you saw the lines and ran the other way) here’s a new partnership to get excited about. Catherine Malandrino is bringing her Parisian-chic aesthetic to Kohl’s stores beginning today (the pieces are already available on Kohls.com) for a DesigNation collaboration you’re definitely going to want to get in on. The pieces work perfectly for fall/winter and are classic enough to be worn for seasons to come. Check out five of our favorite looks below:

Cutout Shift Dress

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Discover Your Style Persona with a Little Help from TJMaxx

September 25, 2013 at 2:00 pm , by

Yesterday, T.J.Maxx invited some New York fashion editors to discover their style personas with the help of clinical psychologist and closetologist (um, hello, coolest job ever!) Dr. Baumgartner and celebrity stylist, Nicole Chavez.

Dr. Baumgartner used her ten years of experience as a psychologist and wardrobe consultant to develop six distinct style personas based on how women organize their closets, how they put outfits together, and how they shop.

After taking a short quiz, we were given our results (I’m a Trend Trailblazer!) and shown to our ideal closets. Mine was spot on! Dr. Baumgartner also used her expertise to decode celebrity stylist, Nicole Chavez’s look–she’s a Show-Stopper–no surprise there!

Now, TJMaxx is giving all of you the chance to discover your style personas! Take the quiz here and take a look at the closets below. Then, head to TJMaxx to find your favorite looks.

Closet Chameleon

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No matter what she has on, this style persona is making a statement. She has a split fashion personality that may be buttoned-up by day and rocker by night.


Wear it Now Wednesday: She’s a Lady

September 25, 2013 at 10:04 am , by

We love a good moto jacket around here and luck for us, they’re a hit for fall/winter this year. Our favorite styles are tailored and a little tough with eye-catching details. Whether you prefer vegan leather (like the one above) or the real deal, there are infinite ways to style your new topper. We love the contrast in this look. The ladylike accessories and full skirt keep things feminine and allow the edgy jacket to shine.

jacket, RD Style via lordandtaylor.com, gloves, zara.com, skirt, us.asos.com, bag, zara.com, heels, zara.com


10 Statement Coats for Fall

September 20, 2013 at 8:00 am , by

From November through February, pretty much the only garment most people see you in is your coat. So, might we suggest giving people something to stare at? Statement coats are big this year and everything from bright color to unique fabrics to crazy prints is in. We’ve gathered up 10 incredible options to punch up your outerwear wardrobe.

Leopard Print Coat

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Our favorite print stands out in a crowd and pairs perfectly with a monotone outfit underneath.

BB Dakota via Nordstrom, $148


Wear It Now Wednesday: Southwestern Style

September 11, 2013 at 8:00 am , by

Aztec prints are hot for fall. This red-orange boucle full skirt from Topshop fits the bill, plus it has pockets—how can a girl say no? Pair yours with an embellished sweatshirt for a cozy yet glam date-night look. (When the weather cools down, wear tights and a leather jacket for extra warmth.) Add a crossbody bag in cobalt blue, the color of the moment. Complete your chic ensemble with geometric jewelry and fringe booties. The wedge on these makes your legs look super-long but means you can walk comfortably during a night on the town.

Want more Southwestern style? See our favorite Santa Fe-inspired clothes and accessories here.

skirt, Topshop, sweatshirt, Old Navy, handbag, Fossil, boots, Isola, necklace, Stella & Dot, earrings, ASOS


Look Fabulous This Fall With Faux Leather

September 6, 2013 at 8:00 am , by

We started our fall shopping this past weekend and noticed that leather (and faux leather) was everywhere. With all the leather skirts, pants, tops, and accessories out there, you can bet we’ll be incorporating the tough textile into our wardrobes this season. We rounded up our favorite items in stores and online right now. Take your pick!

Free People Pants

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These vegan-leather skinny pants are a must-have. We'd pair ours with a drapey top and ankle boots for a fierce fall look.

Buy it now at Free People, $128.


15 Budget-Friendly Boots for Fall

August 30, 2013 at 8:00 am , by

If you’re anything like us, you’re a little boot obsessed. But, all that boot love is tough on a working girl’s wallet. Enter these 15 beauties–they’re chic, gorgeous, and budget-friendly finds that’ll make for a very stylish autumn.

AEO Triple Buckle Boot

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A trio of buckles and smattering of studs make this classic camel bootie extra special.

American Eagle, $70