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A Lookbook To Shake The Gray-Sky Blues

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    Let’s be real, it can be hard to look on the bright side these days, especially when we’re blasted with an onslaught of seemingly never-ending gray skies. But, for local designer Alyssa Nicole, she is lightening up our mood with her latest fall lookbook, packed with vivid fuchsia-colored garments and gleaming, punchy fabrics.

    The season definitely settles in via heaps of ladylike silhouettes (think full skirts and thick jacquards), which are reminiscent of timeless characters like Jackie O. or Grace Kelly. This time around, the looks come with a modernized, country twist, each handcrafted to a T, set against a dusty backdrop.

    So, while the warmer days may not be coming any time soon, you can inject a bit of sunshine courtesy of this lookbook, after the jump. If the slideshow doesn't inspire, the accompanying short film definitely will!

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