Meet Rachel-Marie Jones, style blogger and popular girl du jour in Chi-town. If you haven't already added her blog, Jag Lever, to your Google reader, it's time. We admire her style, effortless cool, and sartorial risk-taking, so we had to pick her brain about all things spring fashion, while snapping a few photos, of course. What should you know about Rachel-Marie? She's got a fearless fashion sense, she might be the nicest person ever, and she's starting to get recognized on the street. No really, it happened during our shoot. If your warmer-weather style is already feeling routine or predictable, take a cue from Rachel-Marie and try something unexpected. She's more than happy to tell you—and show you—how.
Photographed by Julia Stotz
We haven’t met a designer collaboration we didn’t like. So, ever since we first glimpsed Aldo Rise’s partnership with London-based Ostwald Helgason last Fashion Week, we’ve been eagerly awaiting the moment we can finally get our mits on the goods from the duo’s dive into the handbag-and-footwear realm. Well, the read
We’ll never stop shopping at our favorite big-box stores. But, sometimes, it’s those smaller, hidden gems that feel infinitely more special. Combine that under-the-radar quality with an ethically sustainable business, and you have South Carolina-based Proud Mary — an e-boutique that works exclusively with artisans read