What Dallas and Designing Women Can Teach Us About Spring 2013 #Accessory Trends

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What Dallas and Designing Women Can Teach Us About Spring 2013 #Accessory Trends

Do you ever wake up in the morning and want to look like this?   No?! What about this?! Well, whatever … we can pretend like I’m the only one who wakes in the morning wanting to look like Elizabeth Taylor is my personal stylist … (Oh you wanted a smaller pic?) … but, jewelry [...]

Oakland Transitions: Weather, Clients, Fashion and THE COSBYS?!

My life in Oakland is feeling pretty much like a fairytale right now … or maybe more like a mist of things that don’t necessarily feel real … Why? – Well … for one … I have 2 new branding/marketing clients … and like … didn’t we think I was over PR and marketing?  No?  Was [...]

Playdate at Show and Tell Concept Shop, @GPPRCO Sale, & Distressed Denim

  If you follow me on Instagram, then you know that yesterday I had the most awesome playdate meeting with the owners of Show and Tell Concept Shop.  I suppose I can’t really tell you any juicy details yet … but just know they’ve got super exciting renovations and brand expansions coming up in 2013! [...]

I Have a Dream … And it includes Alice and Olivia and Ralph Lauren and Haider Ackermann and …

So … I had the weirdest dream that I was standing in front of a room of people giving a speech about how the weight of the future is upon us … and that weight could only be shifted by each and every individual deciding to dress to impress his or herself.  Literally, it was [...]

Slight Obsessions: OwlNWood leggings, Shoe Groupie Rings, Anything Leather and Denim

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Slight Obsessions: OwlNWood leggings, Shoe Groupie Rings, Anything Leather and Denim

  01.28.12 Good Girl Gone … by kholi featuring circle sunglasses My fashion is starting to become both minimal and excessive all at once.  Is this following my life path? Lately … I’ve been creating very unapologetic outfit choices.  Avoiding all Rihanna allusions … I will just say I’ve been feeling very “I do what [...]

Forever Young: Mis-matched Feelings + High and Low Ends

It seems my life in Oakland (or at least my life while working very slowly on a dissertation proposal) has turned into mostly food and fashion … and a bit of art … and writing … but mostly fashion. In that case, I guess my life hasn’t turned anything … I suppose it’s right on [...]

Color Me Bad: I Believe in Year-Round Leather; With Macy's, American Apparel, Forever 21 + More, You Will Too!

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Color Me Bad: I Believe in Year-Round Leather; With Macy’s, American Apparel, Forever 21 + More, You Will Too!

I remembered that Phillip Lim did this … And this … And it made me think of all this … Color Me Bad by kholi featuring diane von furstenberg Are you looking for amazing year-round leather pieces? Check out a few of my current favorite links below. American Apparel has TONS of great accessories. Forever 21 [...]

Let’s Get One Thing Straight: Women’s Menswear Inspired Fashion for the Less Than Straight-laced Lady

So … unless you’ve been living under a rock somewhere … you may not have known that I recently relocated to California. The Bay Area, actually. Oakland, actually. And honestly, it’s pretty much everything I ever imagined it would be. So what I’ve only been here 9 days?   Need a recap? So … Remember [...]

What do Jay-Z, Beyonce, Rita Ora, and Denim Shirts Have to Do with Love or Fall Fashion? Find Out!

Hang around long enough and you’ll realize there’s no doubt that I love Rita Ora. And speaking  of love … yes, I’m allowed to just skip to my real point here … Yesterday I was finishing up the “3 Things They Don’t Tell You About the Fairytale” series for OliveCocoMag.Com (check the site out today, [...]

The September Issue OR “How I’ve Already Outgrown My Student Budget”

It’s standard that at the end of August, we “fashion girls” do one thing: patiently await or knock over three old ladies and their flock of grandchildren in the grocery store check-out line to get the September issue of every fashion magazine we love! Here’s one problem with that: Every September issue I read only makes [...]