PATCHWORK DENIM

The patchwork, or reconstructed, denim trend is continuing into fall.  You can find patchwork denim everywhere, from head to toe. Here are some pieces you can wear now and into the cooler months:                                            …

FIND OF THE WEEK: ORIGINALITEES

If you love supporting home-grown businesses, you’re in luck!  Originalitees offers up unique, original t-shirts and hoodies for men, women, and kids.  Although they are an internet-based company, you can often see their merchandise at The City Flea and Second Sunday on Main.  Many of the items are Ohio or Cincinnati themed. My favorite tees:  …

GET RUFFLED THIS SUMMER

One of the biggest trends for Summer 2016 is an old favorite, the ruffle.  This season’s ruffles are not overly fussy.  More simple and structured, just enough to make it interesting. Wear tiered pants, an off-shoulder top or a ruffle along the hem of your pencil skirt.   Go all-out feminine or grunge it up a little.  …

FOR THE GUYS: HAIR (OR NO HAIR) GROOMING TIPS

Let’s have a chat about men’s grooming, shall we? Sporting a man bun and shoulder length locks?  PLEASE wash your hair on a regular basis! Some women like the rugged look for men, but clean and fresh-smelling hair is not negotiable.  Let’s face it, long hair takes some maintenance, so be prepared to wash AND condition it regularly.  …