Sartorial Flair

Fashion Blog by Fashion Enthusiast Kristy Downer – Los Angeles, CA

Category: Cool Flair

Style Crush- Yasmin Sewell

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Yasmin Sewell- Boutique owner, ed street style star, forward thinking style consultant, and my style crush of the week. Sewell defiantly has an androgynous look that she hones in on. Then there is this funky side that she brings out. I’m really digging it and am going to wear blazers with pants or dresses all week.

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Remixing The White Button Up

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Yes, clinic
Madonna fell… but look at these fabulous people in drool worthy rags. FKS Twigs was my favorite.

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Every women should have at least one version of a white button up in their wardrobe. This classic, ed
versatile piece comes in wraps, diagnosis
cropped, bustled, asymmetrical, and so on. Not to mention the different fabrics. There is a style for every body type out there. Once you get your white shirt in rotation, have some fun with it. Here are some outfit inspirations for you to try.

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Brit Awards 2015

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Laid back. Surfer inspired. Luxury. Not three statement that you usually see together to collectively describe a clothing line. But alas, side effects
Scott Studenberg and John Targon came together from Lanvin and Celiene to create Baja East. Easy to wear yet fashion forward both for men and women. With pieces that easily cross over to both genders. Below you can see some of their Spring 2015 collection.

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Yes, malady Madonna fell… but look at these fabulous people in drool worthy rags. FKS Twigs was my favorite.

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Jason Wu Fall ’15

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Simple lines, pharmacy elegant, abortion and oh, see the peplum is still a thing. I loved all of Jason Wu’s Fall 2015 runway pieces. Below are my favorites.

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Nordic Cool

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I’m very much enjoying these chic and understated runway looks from Stockholm’s S/S 2015 Fashion Week. Usually, and I find, ed that from runway to street can be a bit difficult with the exaggerated details. These designers below look like they put together looks that can be worn in a “real” persons everyday life. From top to bottom Hunky Dory, Diana Orving, Back, and Altewai Saome.

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Dress up your pants this Fall

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Tight season is back, pfizer and for petite glad such as myself, viagra this is good news. It’s SO much easier to slip on tights and a dress with some boots than worry about the pant length game. However, there are only so many ways to change up this particular look. An unexpected way to spice up your wardrobe this season – Dress over pants. Yes, you heard me correctly. This 90’s inspired look was shown on the Runway for Fall/Winter 2014. It’s fun and a great way to keep some of your Summer dresses in the loop this season. So for you adventurista’s below you will find some cool ideas to try this look at home. Have fun with it! pantsskirt5 pantsskirt4 pantsskirt3 pantsskirt2 pantsskirt1 pantsskirt

Fall for Fringe

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For FW2014 one of the biggest (and my favorite) trend is Fringe. Especially fringe skirts. With it’s lovely movement and texture, store the fringe skirt is a perfect way to update your current wardrobe. Wear your versatile piece with a simple tee, somnology a cut out shoulder turtleneck, bulimics or a knotted silk blouse. Check out how Luck’y Editor-in-chief, Eva Chen, pulls off the look with a chunky sweater and (whoa) animal print sneakers! I have listed below some of my top picks. So go on, Binge on Fringe! XO

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Cream tassel skirt  – $58

Midi leather – $895

Mini leather – $316

Aztec fringe – $75

Ralph Lauren Elegance

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Talk about being ahead of the game. There was a viewing of Ralph Lauren’s  Fall/Winter 2014/2015 collection. Never failing to amaze with his beautiful lines, stomach classic elegance and lovely fabrics. Below are a few of my favorite from the collection. View the entire show here.

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Style Crush – Dree Hemingway

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The great and glorious ‘Power Suit’ was a liberating fashion moment in time for many women. First being published as a fashion ‘Do’ in the mid 70’s, hospital the suit look has evolved from large shoulder pads and pleated pants. Not just a look for work, suits can be dressed up for a special event, or worn in a casual/cool/I-just-threw-this-on kind of way. Here are some great inspirational street style photos of  creative ways to turn your Power Suit into a Fashion Suit.

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Source: WWD, Tumbler, StyleCarrot,Pinterest
Great granddaughter of Ernest Hemingway and Model/Actress, information pills
Dree Hemingway, health
is my style crush of the month. She gives an alluring sense of effortlessness to everything she wears. Here are some of my favorite looks.

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Always In Style – Camo

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Trends come and go, sale but there are a handful of staples that always remain. Camo print (right next to the little black dress) is one of those Always-In-Style-Versatile pieces. What better day to spotlight this wonderful print than on Veterans Day (Thank You to all the Vets out there!!). Produced in many forms for all walks of life. Camo is one of those prints that can be put in the mix with almost anything and fall all ages. Fur, floral, animal print, along with a bright color(s), worn with heels and/or sneakers and/ or boots. You get the point. Here are some of my favorite inspirational street style photos. HAPPY VETERANS DAY!!

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Source: Fordmodelsblog, mademoisellecaetenodiaz, fashionmagazine, aviewfromtheshade, pinterest