Long before the hipster obsession with mustache motifs, people have been fascinated with facial hair. I’m sure in the year 2500 B.C. the phrase “Me man. Me grow beard,” was growled by a dirty, loincloth-clad caveman for all his people to hear, which undoubtedly led to a few shaggy, animal hide-wearing women oohing and aahing in adoration of him. There’s just nothing manlier than facial hair.
Game day is more than a sporting event. Southern girls know how to rock a game day outfit and it doesn't mean breaking out the jeans, T-shirts, and football jerseys. That’s right, team loyalty is always in fashion and Southern belles take game-day attire to a whole different level as they strategically combine jewelry, dresses and boots in anticipation of these Saturday afternoons. Game day shipments are arriving and we asked our favorite local boutiques to show us some of the looks that we might see on the holy turf this season!
Men’s clothing extraordinaire Tom Ford once said “Dressing well is a form of good manners.” We couldn’t agree more! With the start of the summer season come countless weddings, parties and events that fill the social calendars of every modern gent. Before you open your closet and reach for the same suit and tie combo that you’ve sported at your last six formal outings, take a look at this guide styled by The Locker Room. Add new pieces or get creative with you own, but remember gentlemen, there is no such thing as being overdressed
Dust off your favorite sunnies and fire up the grill- summertime is finally here! And after the seemingly endless polar vortex, I think we can all agree that we are all in need of a little bit of sunshine. Every girl needs a flirty wardrobe upgrade when the weather gets hot, and lucky for you, we have just that. Bright, bold, neon and color are the four things that you need to know about this summer’s trendy fashion must haves. We collected the expertise of some of our favorite local boutiques to put together a style list of our favorite summer looks. From fluorescent pink maxis to shorts and statement jewelry, this look book has it all.
Cloverdale’s authentic appeal is not only seen in the residential architecture, charming businesses and historic landmarks. It is also seen on the people who walk the streets. The culturally-diverse neighborhood draws in the artistically inclined, bringing with them a sense of fashion unique to this corner of the city.
We have finally made it past the season of holiday parties, grandma’s casseroles, cupcakes and candy. It was real. It was fun, but I think it’s time to get rid of the Reese’s peanut butter cups that seem to be hanging off my rear end. Getting in shape is one of the most common resolutions for the New Year in the United States. In past years, many Americans lose motivation and are back to their old ways by mid-February. With the growing popularity of the fitness industry, this is all about to change.
Tall Boots: Easy Rider - These boots were made for walkin'...and no doubt that's what they'll do! Slip on this timeless classic and know your investment was well worth it. Comfort abounds in these luxe solid leather stunners since they are a "flat" soled boot...which means they're in it for the long haul. Whether you pair 'em with skinny jeans and a tailored jacket (think equestrian-chic) or dress them down with leggings and your favorite cowl-neck sweater, go ahead and strut your stuff with confidence.
In the South, there's nothing like the excitement that surrounds college football season. That excitement usually spills over into the game day garb of the spectators. There's no better way to show school spirit like sporting your favorite team's colors. Make sure your style is touchdown worthy with these great tailgate-ready outfits!
Football season weather is tricky. It begins in August when the weather is still smoldering hot and ends in the dead of winter when the mere thought of stepping outside can give you chills. So your wardrobe may start with breezy dresses and end with cozy boots, allowing for a variety of stylish ensembles.
Don't get accused of a fashion flag on the play. Take a time-out to review these great looks, all available in our local boutiques. We can't get enough of these fabulous fall fashions!
Some think of the wristwatch as an antiquated accessory, but let’s face it- this piece of arm candy says a great deal about a person’s lifestyle and personality. Sure, you’ve always got your smart phone to let you know how much time you have to get to the next meeting, but the right watch makes a statement. In a short amount of time, the watch has gone from simple time-teller to solid gold venture.
Why DIY? The Do It Yourself craze has been steadily rising in popularity and for good reason. There are a number of positive benefits to creating something yourself. While saving money is a bonus of DIY, it's not the main benefit. It's the act of engaging your mind, learning, stretching your creative side and keeping your hands active. Plus, that satisfied feeling of finishing what you started and being proud of something you made with your own hands is not to be overlooked.