All posts tagged: seasons

New York City Inspires A Twist On Menswear

New York City is not only one of the fashion capitals of the world, but it’s also a fashion world all on its own. Whether it’s the woman who bikes around Lafayette with her head held high, sunglasses on, with a pair of the sickest huarache sandals or the lady entrepreneur, sporting a black pencil skirt and a red blazer, waiting to get her coffee, New York City is a fashion world that will always attract twenty-year-old Jamie Lee Buhain. This Rutgers University business student talks to YHM about what inspires her sense of style and how she makes it her own. YHM: You said New York City is the fashion world that has greatly inspired you. How has it inspired/affected you and your style? JLB: Not only does the city itself have visual and emotional appeal, but the chic New Yorker who walks around its busy streets also conveys a story simply by how she is dressed. Fashion is essentially centered on culture and even if I have not been to many different fashion …

In the Land of Layers

As fall approaches, you may be finding yourself torn between putting away some of your favorite summer pieces you’ve been wearing religiously for the past four months and covering up to combat the definite chill that has started to course through the air (and your clothes!). The solution is simple and allows you to get the best of both worlds. Welcome to the world of layering. Don’t be afraid to throw on that simple white v-neck or surfer-style tank top in the colder months of fall. Leave these pieces in your wardrobe as the base layers of your more bundled up look. We’ve provided you with some of our favorite base pieces and how to pair them with what’s to come in the upcoming season. Like we said before, tank tops and simple tees can take part in more than one season, and layering them with the right colder-weather clothes makes all the difference. You’ll stand out as someone who knows how to pair summer with fall and the unexpected with the necessary. Take your …