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down with athleisure: the new guard of comfort dressing

down with athleisure: the new guard of comfort dressing

if I never have to hear the word athleasure again, it will be too soon. the world caught on that it was more comfortable to wear leggings than jeans and we apparently we needed a word for it and that's the best thing we came up with.  I’m going to be honest though, I don't really love wearing leggings.  I do really love wearing sweatpants though.

I'd much rather get mistaken for just rolling out of bed than coming from the gym.  first of all, the embarrassment of being asked if you just worked out...


when sanjana realized she needed a purse: a coming of age story

when sanjana realized she needed a purse: a coming of age story

When I was 19, I only needed my pockets to store things. It was convenient because I had few things to carry. As I reached adulthood I needed more storage to carry things like tampons, lipstick, keys, and a taser. Purses are a symbol of maturity, it was a proper transition to my 20’s.  I remember the first time I bought a purse, I was a sophomore at Community college of Denver. The bag that I first bought myself was a black envelope sized crossbody, with a gold chain. This bag was a symbol of my confidence. For several years...


the LHLL crop sweats: our mvp (most valuable product)

the LHLL crop sweats: our mvp (most valuable product)

it's the kind of thing you have to try on to understand, the magic that is the LHLL crop sweats.  we wanted to create the perfect pair of sweatpants.  we are really f*cking picky and our criteria was rigorous.  they needed to be black and not fade after a million washes.  they needed to be soft.  they needed to be flattering.  they needed to be something people would want to wear not only to lounge around, but more importantly, out of the house.  sweatpants suitable for public; maybe...


white ashes: a new disruptor in the chicago creative scene

white ashes: a new disruptor in the chicago creative scene

there is a new creative agency in chicago and it's not like anything else you've seen before.  the brainchild of photographer jp aims to provide a fresh aesthetic and a unexpected level of grit to creative endeavors.  so what exactly is white ashes? "WHITE ASHES is the high class mischief that exists in all of us.  through curated creative direction, WHITE ASHES cultivates the chaos dwelling within all depths of society".

stay tuned.

 


ashley williams: the fashion girl's take on streetwear

ashley williams: the fashion girl's take on streetwear

 

the london based contemporary womenswear designer is known for blending a quirky, tongue-in-cheek aesthetic with a subversive take on pop culture.  case in point, her haircut t shirt features the image of river phoenix on the back.  why?  it was AW's childhood crush and she had the featured poster hanging up in her room.  we love the brand's signature; a reworking of vintage shapes with unexpected slogans and  Read the article