SouthPark’s Newest Store, Johnny Was, Offers A New Twist To Modern And Vintage Style Dressing

Calling all comfort-seeking luxury-boho fashionistas! Say what? Yes…Johnny Was has come to SouthPark Mall in Charlotte. As SouthPark’s personal shopper it’s my duty (gotta love it) to check out all stores and try the goods. We should all have as much fun as I did in trying on this season’s trendiest looks! Johnny Was was created in 1987 from the classic Bob Marley song released a decade earlier. The Southern California designers wanted Johnny Was garments to feel luxurious and waver in style between vintage and modern while also exuding a true sense
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Check My Style: Spring Fashion Trend – Embroidery

One of the biggest fashion trends this season is embroidered clothing, shoes, and handbags. Embroidered garments are believed to have started during the Zhou Dynasty in China around 1045 and were regarded as a sign of wealth and prosperity. Fast forward to spring 2017 and the trend seems to be everywhere and so easy and fun to incorporate into a wardrobe. How to wear embroidered garments or accessories Select one embroidered item unless you choose to mix two opposing patterns Example: Try pairing a colorful embroidered floral on the leg of a
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Check My Style: Mixing Patterns

Mixing patterns with your clothing should be simple without feeling like you got dressed in the dark! If you are a novice begin by substituing your solid colored tops with a monochromatic pattern in the same color as your bottom! Once you get the hang of it you will really begin to enjoy the challenge of utilizing more garments in your closet! Here are some looks I put together at stores at SouthPark Mall, along with some easy tips for each!   Select one print to dominate and the other print
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Your New Year’s Guide: Clothing Essentials

Happy New Year! I love to start with a clean slate each January. I enjoy entertaining new ideas about my wardrobe and thinking through what I’d like to shape up or ship out from the previous year. Are you struggling with what’s in your closet? Do you wonder why it takes so much time to pull together an outfit every morning?
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