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Fashion Inspiration: Then & Now

As young girls we are often inspired by television, movie, and music stars in more ways than just the aspiration for fame.  When we idolize someone we look to their fashion sense to get inspiration for our own wardrobe and more often than not we try to replicate their look and make it our own. When I was younger I loved the Spice Girls… more specifically Ginger Spice.  Needless to say there were many pairs of platforms, shorts, and tank tops, not to mention endless pleading with my mom to let me wear red lipstick and glitter all the time. The answer was no. As I got older, it began to shift from Cher Horowitz of “Clueless” fame, to a little bit of pre-breakdown Britney, and finally Legally Blonde’s Elle Woods. Do we see a pattern here? YHM sat down with two ladies, Erica Villalobos and Diana Vallez, to chat about just this – fashion inspiration!  While this inspiration can come from just about anywhere it is safe to say that as women we tend to …

Lightweight Jackets For Spring!

Once the temperature becomes 50 degrees or above, we often question ourselves regarding the appropriate cover-ups that are lightweight in size and perfectly styled for spring. Luckily, there are tons of lovely topper jackets to choose from this season such as jean jackets, trench coats and sporty bombers! Complete your spring ensembles with eye-popping colors, sweet florals, to a classic denim fit. Opt for the edgy biker girl look by throwing this spiky studded motorcycle jacket over your favorite spring attire. Lightweight and 100% chic. This silky trench coat in dark olive will make any outfit look polished and sophisticated. Camouflage jackets are ideal for casual outfits in the spring. They look great with off-white and neutral colored pieces. This unique and colorful tribal printed jacket will definitely turn heads. Denim jackets are a necessity. This light acid wash jacket will look exceptional against your favorite pastel tops and bottoms. Florals for spring are a must! And, the stripes on this jacket are a plus. Wear this zip up bomber jacket with a free flowing black …

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