All posts tagged: urban fashion

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 …

Comfy and Chic Day in the City

Top – This thermal stretches really well, so we suggest you size down. Free People Meadow Fiesta Cuff Thermal in Oat – $49.95 Pants – This will look amazing on all body types. The high waist design will hide those few extra pounds that you might have gained during the winter & add a few inches to your height! Cheap Monday Second Skin Jeans in Poly Indigo Blue – $53 Jacket – Sanctuary Desert Rider Denim Jacket in Sherbet $148 Shoes – Mtng Original Greyson Lace Up Boot in Green $168 Bag – ASOS Leather Fringe Cross Body Bag in Black $43.85 Socks – Charter Club Touch of Cashmere Socks in Grey $4.99 Sunglasses – Ray-Ban 4141 Rounded Wayfarer in 601 $135 Necklace – Cast a Spell Necklace in Grey $28 Ring – Made Nundo Ring in Brass $35.08 Blush – Tarte Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush in Amused $26 Nail polish – Essie in Fiji $8 Lip balm – Maybelline Baby Lips in Cherry Me $3.99 By Anya Semenova 

Crew Love Apparel; Fashion, Hard Work, & the Voyage

Angel Tavarez and Raymond Croft both show no fear when it comes to expressing their love for both fashion and life. The two college friends combined their passions for all things unique and urban to create their thriving clothing line, Crew Love Apparel. Having only started 10 months ago, in April 2012, these two unquestionably stylish men put in incredible amounts of hard work to achieve their mutual dream of being successful designers. YHM wanted to find out where Angel and Ray are on their path to changing the fashion world and how they got there. YHM: Explain to us the process of creating Crew Love. What made you start designing? Angel Tavarez: I met my co-founder, Ray, through the EOF program (Educational Opportunity Fund) at Rutgers. We were just two guys interested in dressing up and looking good. I was in a couple of fashion shows, and I realized I really liked the idea of wearing nice clothes. Ray and I found a love for shopping in thrift stores. People started asking where we …