All posts tagged: street fashion

The Platforms; From Sunrise to Sunset

If you haven’t seen our Lips On Fashion feature on the oh so trendy platforms, then you definitely have seen these bad boys around town. We are here to give you a carefree Weekly Wear to match this low-key trend and make it a fab summer transition piece for all occasions. First, button up in this cool chambray top from Old Navy. Leave the last two buttons of your top open and make a bow for a simple accent to your look. With a wide range of hues and prints you’re guaranteed to find a complimenting top! Next zip-up in your favorite denim shorts for a sporty vibe or a sleek ankle skinny for a chic addition. Comfort and flare for the summer heat never looked so fabulous! These killer eye-catching contrast platforms are great for a chill day in shorts or spicy enough for a night out in your skinny jeans. Now it’s time to adorn your outfit with a little bling. Keep your look simple and chic by adding these Aztec inspired bangles. Finally, …

Mad For Plaid

Considering the different trends that vacillate through out the years, there is one conclusion that can be drawn and it is that there is one trend that has prevailed the harsh criticisms of many fashionistas. Its classic style has entered our hearts and shows no signs of departing anytime soon. This trend is the infamous plaid pattern that we can find on many different garments. Besides the image of plaid flannels or plaid button-up shirts we see when we hear the word plaid, plaid is also famously associated with the skirt girls wear in a private school setting as a part of their uniform. Now, we see many women trading in their skirts for pants and guess what…? They are plaid! Note, they are not the typical brown, khaki, and black plaid mix we usually see, but they are feminine, chic and hot. Check out some adorable selections of this trend below. Have fun with these high waisted and multi-colored plaid trousers. These hunter green plaid pants are perfect for an evening business meeting. Finish …

A Nostalgic Journey Through Vintage Graphic Tee’s

A nostalgic journey to the most engrossing periods of time would be an ideal trip for anyone. Consider if you had the opportunity to travel in time and attend the last Nirvana concert in 1994 before the late Kurt Cobain’s death, or drive around in the a 1970 Chevrolt Chevelle 454 SS, but in the actual 70’s. Surely, you would take the opportunity. Unfortunately, chances such as these do not ever come around, but through vintage graphic tee shirts we could collect vintage or vintage inspired shirts related to these events as memorabilia of the times we missed. Not only are they great for paying homage to the things YOU specifically find interesting, but also they are extremely versatile pieces of clothing to have in your closet. When in doubt, wear a graphic tee shirt! Check out some great vintage tee’s below. Show who your favorite artists of the past are. Take a trip down memory lane by wearing your favorite childhood cartoon characters. Vintage graphic tees are a must have through out all seasons.You …

Glam & Grunge; Get Daring for Date Night!

The #1 fashion dilemma for Valentine’s Day is THE DRESS. It’s time to vamp up your wardrobe for all you daring and mysterious lovers out there! Go for a dark hue and fitted dress that shows off your curves. We picked out two fab choices! Both have a scoop back to accent your strong shoulder bones. Add a spiky statement necklace to drape over your dress. Next step, match your look with nude heels and nails for the right amount of glam to this grungy V-Day piece. And for the final vampy touch, M.A.C. has got you covered with its fun deep purple Heroine lipstick. Now you’re ready to take on the scene! As always we hope we have inspired you to stand out and shake things up for your lovely night out. And if someone asks where you got it from, make sure you mention your favorite online fashion magazine! Stay tune this week for 4 more V-Day fashion inspo! Let #YHMMAG be your go-to guide for a ‘fit that gets all the attention! By Yegide Matthews 

Three looks, One dress!

There is no doubt that maxi dresses make for a perfectly breezy summer outfit, but it’s time to mix that classic look up. This YHM Style feature takes a dip into the creative closets of the youth. Take your favorite maxi dress and match it with one of the themes we put together. Step 1: Beat the heat in this cool, deep melon green dress and an edgy fox bangle from Oasap! MINIMALISTIC: This gown flows beautifully in the wind and makes a statement all on its own. The chandelier top and sleek split in the back breaks from the ordinary maxi dress style. Simple strapped heels with this getup are ideal for a dinner date! BOHO & FLIRTY: Match your dress with a fringe top and a floral accessory for a carefree stroll out with your best gals. Bold and dark chestnut  shoes will match the brown tones of this earthy and laidback fit. URBAN & BEACHY: Go with a denim jacket for those cool summer nights at a theme park or sight-seeing in the city. Tie …

Retro Red, White, and Blue!

Independence Day is right around the corner. Instead of wearing a typical American flag t-shirt, why not put a retro twist on your outfit for a classic red, white, and blue look? This white button-down tie top is not only the perfect start to a retro inspired Independence Day outfit, but it is also a great staple for everyday wear! Continue the look by pairing the tie top with these ultra high waisted, pin-up inspired denim shorts. Give the 4th of July ensemble a pop of color with these red and white striped slip-ons. To add a bit of glamour, try a bright red nail polish to put you in a festive mood. When it comes to accessories, stick with the basics to maintain the retro vibe. Pearl studs and a vintage inspired watch are the perfect way to complete the outfit. And there you have it! A simple but stylish retro take on Independence Day. As always, hope we inspired you to create an classic patriotic outfit. And if someone asks where you got …