Posts tagged fashion
fashion TREND ALERT: Ruffles

I think besides the mustard color trend, this trend is hands down my favorite. This week’s trend we are focusing in on ruffles! Read on, to see how ruffles were worn on the runway at fashion week, learn how to style the amazing ruffle tee from The Volk Boutique, featuring some dramatic ruffles and of course shop the trend from not only The Volk Boutique but other local MN brands that are owned by amazing women! Let me know in the comments, what you think of this feminine trend!

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beauty & fashion: April Must-Haves

Oh Hello April! With the snow almost completely gone, now we can really start to welcome spring. Whether you’re spring cleaning out your home, in need of a new wardrobe or in looking to add something fresh, and colorful to your closet, I have you covered with my top five picks for the month of April. Again this month, everything is from small Minnesota businesses, owned by women.

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fashion TREND ALERT: Mustard

When you look outside the weather is still grey and white. Winter will be ending soon… right?! Well, even if the snow doesn’t disappear anytime soon, we can still incorporate some fresh sunny vibes into our closets with this week’s spring trend: mustard!

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beauty & fashion: March Must-Haves

With these five must-have products for March, you are destined to bring spring into your life one way or another! What makes all of these essentials extra fun is the fact that all of these products are from women-owned businesses, helping us kick off the season of #WomenEmpowerment

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Memo from Meghanlee

In this issue you will notice a very strong “woman empowerment” theme. Whether it be an all-female team creating an editorial, or features of incredibly strong women, you are certain to see femininity as you flip through every page. With our dynamic mother-daughter duo on the cover (Angela and Grace Wethor) we can ensure that empowerment and inspiration are destined to find you.

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fashion: How to Style Silver

Honestly, I’ve always been a gold gal. My wedding ring is gold, all of my jewelry is gold and I tend to lean toward gold accents for furniture and appliances. Therefore, when silver took over the metallic trend, it was a weird change of pace for myself.

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fashion TREND ALERT: Animal Prints

With Animal prints officially back for the winter, the options are endless. With looks ranging from cheetah/leopard and zebra to snake skin and faux alligator, you’ll never run out of options. This trend took over fashion week with almost every collection featuring some sort of animal pattern at some point on their runway. 

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FEATURE: Sara Rogers

If you know Minnesota fashion, you know Sara Rogers. If you don’t know her by name, chances are you’ve seen her face years ago in Ribnick commercials, in a Dayton’s ad, or more recently on local television discussing the latest trends as the Mall of America’s Trend Specialist.

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fashion: 1 Scarf 5 Looks

Now that we have gotten the go-ahead on oversized scarves, you can guarantee that I will be living in one anytime I have to leave the house. If you’re anything like me, I put on a scarf, and simply wear all of my scarves the exact same way no matter what I am wearing. However, when it comes to Over-sized scarves, variety is key.

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fashion TREND ALERT: Oversized Scarves

When temperatures are below freezing and the wind is blowing snow all around us like a winter wonderland, staying warm and stylish can be quite a feat.

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Fashion: Faux Fur (Part 2)

They say that Minnesota has two seasons: winter and road construction. I have lived in Minnesota all my life so I am well acquainted with its unforgiving winters. I’ve mastered the art of layers in an attempt to stay warm, even if it meant looking like I was about to embark on an expedition up Mount Everest.

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A December To Remember: Fashion Show

The Volk's annual Holiday fashion show is only a week away and this year we are raising money for Threads for Teens MN, while showcasing well over 140 diverse looks down our newly curated runway.

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Fashion TREND ALERT: Grey Suiting

If there is one trend I encourage everyone to try out this season, it would be the simplicity of grey suiting. This sleek and professional trend can be seen both on the runway as well as in local stores and boutiques, really solidifying the diversification of this trend.

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fashion TREND ALERT: Leather for Him

It’s one of my favorite seasons: fall! I absolutely love it!  You can finally layer once again and not sweat profusely. Layering is essential during this season, but it’s also very on-trend. What better way to stay warm and look good this season than incorporating some leather into your wardrobe. Unsure of why or how? Don’t fret, keep on reading and we will fill you in on all of the deets.

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