Bachelorette-ing in Style

Shawna from Pink Veil – planners of high style, chic bachelorette parties – posted today about great style ideas for brides-to-be and here’s what she had to say…

 

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When searching for the perfect bachelorette outfit, I love going to www.shoplastyle.com because I can get LA style outfits from the comfort of my San Francisco home. 

 

These dresses make a subtle, sensual statement that is sure to get you and your gal pals a free round of drinks. Here are the 8 hottest dresses for your big night out on the town…

 

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(From top to bottom, left to right:  Velvet Gauzy Whisper Kesi Tank Dress – Cherrywood, Ella Moss Felicity Applique Halter Dress – Beaujolais, Rebecca Taylor Sequin Dress – Rolling Stone, Rebecca Taylor Runway Petal Dress – Strawberry, Ella Moss Bermuda Halter Dress – Black, Velvet Gauzy Whisper Lelan Knot Front Dress – Huckleberry, Ella Moss Audrey Tweed Dress – Poinsettia, Black Halo Colorblock Tank Dress – Black)

  

Shop LA Style is customer service oriented and has a great selection of casual clothes as well.  The best part is that they have free shipping to all 50 states!

 

 

Thanks, Shawna, for the great post!  More great tips for classy bachelorette parties can be found on Pink Veil’s blog.

 

 

Shop LA Style’s Favorite Basics III: Best Dresses

While the hot new trends tend to get all the attention in the world of fashion, we’ve noticed that it’s usually the basics that keep us looking our very best. Adventerous colors and prints and innovative silhouettes keep us interested season after season, but comfy tees and figure flattering dresses and jeans can be found at the roots of any great wardrobe. Style icons from the past to the present show us time and time again that there is no expiration date on great style. In honor of that concept, we were inspired to compile a list of our favorite basics.

Shop LA Style’s Favorite Basics I: Best Tees

Shop LA Style’s Favorite Basics II: Best Jeans

Shop LA Style’s Favorite Basics III: Best Dresses

Ella Moss Ellasentials V Neck Dress – $150 (also available in black)

 

 

velvet cassyVelvet Gauzy Whisper Cassy Dress – $119 (also available in tie-dye print)

 

 

Three Dots Viscose Knot Front Dress – $136 (also available in Blue)

 

Shop all Dresses on shopLAstyle.com

 

 

New Arrivals 1.27.09

Velvet Baby Jersey Jaida Long Dress in Inkdrop (dark navy).  The maxi dress trend continues and we love this Velvet one for it’s sexy low back and cool twisted straps.

 

J Brand Heartbreaker Bootcut Jean in Ink.  If you like the J Brand Lovestory Jean, you’ll love the Heartbreaker, her slimmer bootcut cousin!  This new style is selling out everywhere and we like it best in Ink, J Brand’s original wash.

 

Ella Moss Elsa Cami in Orchid (also available in White).  This super soft cami will take you anywhere from beach to beach bar this Spring and Summer.

 

Seven For All Mankind Bootcut in Vintage Anguilla.  We haven’t seen a rigid (non-stretch) style from Seven in a long time and this one is right on trend with vintage styling and distressing to give your jeans that “well-loved” look.

 

Gorjana Lucky Charm Starfish Necklace in Silver (also available in Gold).  We love the delicate chain and the dainty starfish charm puts us in the mood for Summer!

 

Shop all New Arrivals on shopLAstyle.com

 

It’s a Wrap!

I am the self declared Queen of All Things Cozy.  It is as if my closet doors are a magical gateway to a fantasy land of jackets, hoodies, coats, and cardigans.  I can’t get enough and in my opinion, an outfit isn’t complete until there is something over it. You can sort of view it as the frosting on the cake. Needless to say, my favorite trend of the past several months has been the Wrap. They’re a free flowing version of a cardigan and come in all colors, fabrications, and sizes, therefore making them the perfect little thing to throw on year around. Everyone from Splendid to Velvet offer variations of this comfy, functional trend, so you’re guaranteed to find one (or two…or five) that’s just right for you.

Splendid Milano Wool Wrap
Splendid Milano Wool Wrap
Velvet Syara Long Cardi
Velvet Syara Long Cardi
Ella Moss Cashmere Elise Cardi

Ella Moss Cashmere Elise Cardi

2009 Fashion Resolutions III

new-yearThere’s a reason why the people of planet Earth set resolutions for the beginning of the year… a fresh page on the calendar is great inspiration to break bad habits, get out of a rut, and start clean.  A quick poll around the offices of Shop LA Style show that  fashion is no exception. Everyone has some wardrobe worthy goals and guidelines for the New Year, so we’ve compiled a short list of a few of our favorites, which we’ll share over the next few days.

2000 Fashion Resolutions I:  Great Fitting Jeans

2009 Fashion Resolutions II:  Amp it Up with Accessories

2009 Fashion Resolutions III:  Wear the Clothes, Don’t Let the Clothes Wear You

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While I love trendy silhouettes and funky prints just as much as the next fashionista, there’s a lot to be said about the subtle cool of pared down styling.  This year, I vow to rediscover the beauty in simple, functional pieces.  To help keep me cute and classic, I look to C&C California for tees, Ella Moss and Velvet for casual dresses, and Vince for work wear.  J Brand and Three Dots have also done a great job of reminding us that basic is best.

Check back Monday for our last 2009 Fashion Resolution!

On Trend: Velvet Underground

Velvet is in for Holiday, according to our fashionable friends over at Refinery 29.   But then again, isn’t velvet always in for Holiday?

Our new velvet styles have started rolling in at shopLAstyle.com and here are some of our favorites.

 

AG Velvet Angel Bootcut – $178

 

Ella Moss Felicity Halter Dress with Velvet Applique – $205

 

Seven For All Mankind Velvet A-Pocket Bootcut in Chestnut$141 SALE

 

Three Dots V Neck Dress with Velvet Trim – $174

 

New Arrivals 11.6.08

Ella Moss Felicity Cami with applique in Black.  The perfect holiday party or going out top.

 

Zooey Modal Cotton Slip Dress in Crimson.  A great layering piece – put two coordinating color slip dresses together or wear one under your favorite Fall chunky sweater.  More colors available.

 

Da-Nang Silk Cotton Pant with tonal embroidery in Black. 

 

Twelfth Street by Cynthia Vincent Ruffle Cami in Poppy Red.  Finally – a top version of our favorite Twelfth Street crepe de chine slip dresses!

 

Shop all New Arrivals at shopLAstyle.com.

Happy Halloween!

Feel like getting in the Halloween spirit?  Here’s a spooky sampling of our favorite orange and black styles on shopLAstyle.com

Hudson Skinny Legging (Black). Ella Moss Parisienne Top (Cinnamon). Daftbird Henley Tank (Faded Black). Development by Erica Davies Beaded Tank (Spice).

Rebecca Taylor Chiffon Top (Black). Splendid Short Sleeve V Neck (Pumpkin). AG Bootcut Cords (Black). Splendid 2×1 Rib Tank (Russet).

Tarina Tarantino Lucite Bracelet (Tangerine). 7 For All Mankind Draped Cami (Black). Velvet Gauzy Whisper Merina (Black). Zooey Elbow Sleeve Crew (Clown Orange). ______________________________________________________________________

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