Drop everything and get familiar with these three influential bloggers with year round perfect style. Calling her multi talented is an understatement, Australian based blogger; Margaret Zhang from Shine by Three is not only a fashion blogger, but also stylist, photographer and contributor to Harpers Bazaar Australia-all while finishing law school! She’s a pro at tackling the trickiest trends and has become a street style mogul. Another favorite but not so typical style blogger, Jayne Minn from Stop It Right Now, describes herself as “a tomboy who finally discovered she is a women.” Her blog focuses on current trends and her casual-cool way of taking classic silhouettes and making them her own. We end with one of fashions biggest presence in the blogging world, Vanessa Hong from The Haute Pursuit. A queen of structured minimalism, her undeniable love of leather and basics keeps her style cool and always has us wanting more.
If there’s leather involved, we almost always prefer it perforated. Offering an alternative to your daily routine of pants, our Alani leather shorts are a perfect compliment to your daytime outfit. Keep your style edgy and cool by matching these bad boys with black sneakers and our Gavan leather jacket. Who wears short shorts? We do, as long as they’re leather.
Who said comfort can’t be chic? The luxe-sport trend has been evolving over the past few years and is officially dubbed as Summers major trend. We love the idea of combining sporty pieces, like sneakers or a leather cap, with our more fashionable items. This beautiful marriage between comfort and style is heating up our fashion radar! Mix up our Dane tee and Davis shorts with your favorite sneakers and face cap for the perfect sporty-chic look.
Today, words like supermodel and iconic are thrown around so often that they’ve began to lose the powerful meaning they once held. But let’s face it, what words are more appropriate for the worlds most sought after woman and memorable model? None.
In honor of the Boss’ birthday we’ve selected our top five favorite magazine covers and editorials graced by the queen herself. Some thing just really do get better with age.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY KATE!
Minimalism and simplicity have been an obvious favorite this season, both on and off the runway. Muted colors like ivories and whites are dominating today’s fashion trends and are definitely here to stay. Effortless and subtly beautiful, our Everly dress is a breath of fresh air. No matter where you are you’ll be sure to turn heads in this open back beauty.
Bold without being overly dramatic, spring’s white on white trend is the color of choice. Detox from your noisy closet and sport our figure flattering Jalyn romper with white knee high boots for a top to toe mod outfit.
It’s doubtful anyone could close the end of a year in a more astounding way than the Queen B herself. With the release of Beyonce’s self titled album, came a whirlwind of excitement and appreciation for the superstar singer. As most events related to Beyonce are, the screening of her visual album could not have been a more heart-stopping moment and a perfect compliment to the edge and vibe of her private event, guests were greeted by numerous women adorned in our very own Marisol dress. We’ve come to the final conclusion that not only does she know how to host an impeccable event, but a stylish one at that.
“Own your imperfections and all the things that make you interesting.”
We don’t see skinny jeans or straight leg trousers leaving the fashion scene anytime soon. If you’re looking for a nice alternative to your everyday pant, our Querelle wide-leg silhouette is a fashionable option for dressing up any outfit. This simple and slimming style works for all body types and is easy to wear during both day and night.
2013 was defined by its undeniable fascination with sneakers. The trend first ignited with the release of Isabel Marant’s Beket sneaker wedge and quickly transitioned into the Nike Free Run’s. As the year comes to an end we see again the rise of yet another sneaker, the skateboard inspired Celine slip on. Though this silhouette was first popularized in the 90′s by grunge lovers and skateboarders alike, it has now been wildly adopted by todays couture crowd.
Being that we’re right smack in the middle of Holiday season, it’s fair to say adding a bit of blitz to your outfit is universally acceptable. This lux and wintry combiniation has captivated us all with its opulence and eye catching richness. Try mixing metallics into a head to toe black outfit for a refined, chic look.
One piece wonders are stepping out and ruling the streets. Give that overused cocktail dress a rest and opt for a more alternative look with an attention grabbing jumpsuit. Bring out your bold side and show off your finite fashionista credentials in the sultry Clover jumpsuit.
“It’s hard for photographers to talk about their pictures. You just want to live them.” says Bruce Weber. Each editorial or campaign shot by Weber has been stamped in our minds as iconic. With brand names like Calvin Klein, Vogue, and Abercrombie & Fitch under his belt, he shows us his eclectic style and how he’s managed to catapult himself into a national spotlight. You can find the majority of his work in limited edition print books and established international magazines around the world.
Everyone knows girls true best friend will always be her accessories. As Fall fashion begins its annual rise, we found it best to round up Autumn’s trending essentials to help get you through fashions favorite season. From makeup, to shoes, to bags and jewelry, we’ve just about summed up what everything you should be sporting this month.
A classic silhouette gets an original spin when fresh fabrics and modern cuts are put to play. So forget your over-played leather jacket and stay cool in our razor cut Elian jacket!
Still in need of a last minute Halloween costume? No, worries! We’ve made finding costumes chic and easy for all you holiday procrastinators! Stretch your ALEXIS closet this year by assembling our Holiday collection into fun, fashionable Halloween garb.
Can’t get enough of Shea Marie’s day 2 PFW outfit? Neither can we!
Get lacey in our Lisette crop top now and SHOP THE LOOK.
This season’s arm party just got a whole lot bulkier. Fall’s accessories walk a blurred line between masculine and feminine with designs like these oversized cuffs. Opt for styles with chunky buckles in heavy shades of silver to make these architecturally intricate bracelets your go to accessory this season.
A city alive with passionate romance, premier fashion, and renown cuisine, it’s hard not to fall in love with Paris. While everyone has their own reason for visiting, we all can agree in unison that Audrey Hepburn had it right when saying Paris is never a bad idea.
Stiletto pains be gone! One of the key trends that has emerged from street style fashion was the flat sole. No longer does a heeled shoe outshine today’s retro sneaker or modern boot. The glory (and practicality) of having endless options for fashionable flats is a welcomed opportunity to break away from our very much loved, yet painful pumps while still staying fashionable.
The quick rise and fall of fashion trends is something we’re all too familiar with. One day something is “in” and before you know it, it’s time to update your wardrobe. There are some things so iconic that no matter how many people wear them, and no matter how much time passes, they will always remain a classic. One brand that has defied fleeting trends without ever compromising it’s iconic style is Converse. This rubber soled sneaker is one shoe that will stand the test of time and continually be favored by people of all styles.
We’re always taking a peek at what’s on the street to get an idea of what everyone’s wearing. While the basic white tee is still overpowering the everyday outfit, we’ll never tire of a good ol’ graphic tee-shirt. Most of us commonly associate graphic tee’s with toned-down dressing but try pairing them with belted jeans and heals for a more fashion forward look.
Not big on reading but love the sophisticated look of walking with a book in hand? No worries, clutches inspired by classic book covers have made a loud presence on blogs, magazines, and red carpets everywhere. So if you’re looking for a more enlightened yet fashionable way of dressing, this trend might be exactly what you’re looking for.
The infamously recognized Mickey Mouse character has moved his way up from playful children’s clothing to the chic streets of high fashion.
Blame it on your nostalgic childhood memories or the rise of another vintage trend, either way we must admit this whimsical mouse gives cross dressing a good name by skillfully sporting our floral Cora dress.
We answer our question with a resounding yes. Once a staple of tacky, tree huggers, clueless dads and American college students around the nation are rejoicing at their once hated attire now falling into a full blown fashion trend.
So ladies, switch out your sky high stilettos and slip into something a little more practical… Like Birkenstocks.
The familiar faces we see at every fashion week are at it again, gracefully strolling the streets of Paris for Fall 2013 Couture fashion week. While most are rushing to add new couture styles to their never ending wish lists, we’re looking to the streets. Every season these street stylers always deliver and as dazzling as the shows may be, it’s the outfits off the catwalk that really inspire.
Stretch your favorite pieces this summer with layered jackets and statement accessories that help take your outfit from day to night. Too add an extra oomph to our lace Dasha romper, a feminine classic, pair it with a tailored blazer and your favorite sunnies.
Fashion’s coolest chic, Julia Sarr Jamois, has captivated us all with her stand out style and perfectly unrestrained hair. Jamois began her career at a young age like most in the fashion industry, starting as an intern for i-D Magazine. Today, at the young age of 24 she not only holds the title of fashion editor for Wonderland Magazine but also styles and models in her spare time. She’s the cool face in the crowd and everyones favorite street style star. Memorize her name because this sartorial inspiration is here to stay.
Sometimes what is unseen can be just as interesting.
A look inside of what goes on behind the camera during an ALEXIS photo shoot.
There are few and precious times a year where we allow ourselves to flip the switch from work mode to vacation mode. In these rare moments we let the carefree spirit that comes with summer sink in and wipe away our daily stresses. We caught intimate moments from Alexis’ recent vacation to Bakers Bay that remind us of the importance of family and summer.
It’s summer time and the living is easy. A luxurious resort where beach meets desert, no place is more well suited for easy living than Mexican-Mediterranean resort, Las Ventanas in Los Cabos, Mexico. With hideaway beaches and expansive suites this summer spot redefines relaxation and hospitality. Make the most of your summer at this window to paradise.
Everyone is always looking for the next big thing and photographer Bon Duke just might be it. Born and raised in NYC with a BFA in Photography from the School of Visual Arts, Duke is becoming a rising icon. Not only is he a Co-Founder and Co-curator of The New York Fashion Film Festival but also the favored photographer for the CFDA.
With a distinctive eye for all things fashionable (and some seriously envious hair color), this weeks style spotlight shines bright on Mrs. Taylor Tomasi Hill. With an impressive resume, including style and accessories director for Marie Claire and currently Moda Operandi’s art director, this street style star is leading the way in the fashion world.
Believe it or not the sun is shining and temperatures are finally beginning to rise. This can only mean one thing: goodbye Spring, hello Summer! To celebrate the start of the season we’ve made an outfit collage on how we’d wear our fire printed Sabina tank.
This summer expect no shortages of vibrant prints in eye catching colors. For those of you with a bolder side, head to toe floral suits are a must. Stay feminine and playful in our blooming floral Carmela jacket, Amanda blouse, and Annika pant!
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