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7 Fashion Items Dominating L.A. Right Now

7 Fashion Items Dominating L.A. Right Now

Whether I’m grabbing my morning iced latte, going for alfresco brunch on the weekends, taking a walk down Melrose Place on my lunch break, or indulging in guac and margaritas after work, there are certain fashion items (often from Reformation) that I see women wearing almost every day in Los Angeles, no matter where my route takes me. And yes, while it may seem like in today’s world, we’re all drinking the same Instagram Kool-Aid, there are certainly some nuances—e.g., white dresses and oversize sunglasses—that seem so innately Angeleno that you’d be hard-pressed not to notice these pieces on fashion girls everywhere from Venice to Silver Lake. Keep scrolling for a peek at the seven items we’re seeing all over L.A. right now.

Call it shirred, smocked, or crinkly, the elasticized gathered fabric is all over our favorite dresses and tops this season—and Angelenos have been quick to take on … Read the rest

6 Summer Trends L.A. Girls Actually Wear Year-Round

6 Summer Trends L.A. Girls Actually Wear Year-Round

I moved to Los Angeles from the midwest three years ago, and it changed my life in almost every way imaginable, including the way I dress and the way I think about fashion. I was immediately influenced—and still am influenced—by the transformative style of L.A. girls. They look effortlessly cool while wearing trendy athleisure pieces to run errands or meet for weekend brunch. (For this type of outfit, a green juice seems to be their favorite accessory.) However, when it’s time to go to work or meet friends for a night out, they just as easily pull off posh blazers, silk dresses, structural heels, and other elevated items. To me, L.A. girls are experts at curating an all-encompassing wardrobe—one that mixes the most casual pieces with the most glamorous ones. It’s as if they have an outfit for any situation, no matter how low- or highbrow it may be. This
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