Monochromatic, Minimal, Memorial Day Outfits

Monochromatic minimal Memorial Day outift | Indian fashion inspiration | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Royal Tecidos

You don’t have to go stark white-on-white to accomplish your Memorial Day goals this month.  Take a look at how soft monochromatic outfits with a touch of minimalism can do the trick nicely.  Wearing all white is the sign that Summer is finally here!  Stay cool with the latest trends we’ve been promoting here on Girlfriend: sailor caps, coin necklaces, […]

Print Mixing Like a Boss

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Photo courtesy: Vogue Spain

Since this is a season of layering (our favorite!), you can take it one of two ways. Head-to-toe monochrome.. or not. Spring fashion weeks have been taking the brave path to print mixing. You can play it easy by mixing stripes with florals, but we highly recommend bolder prints and wacky patterns. Get out your color wheel and have fun […]

Corduroy is Knocking Denim Back a Season – POW!

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Quit hogging the ball denim and jeans! Give corduroy fabrics some play time this Fall. The soft, ribbed fabric is even giving velvet a run for its money. You don’t have to completely 86 denim or velvet out of the program, but implement maybe in smaller doses.  With cool 70s cuts and bright Autumn colors, we are rooting for ridges. […]

Stripes For Gals Who Celebrate the 4th + Bastille Day

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Okay, confession on the title of this article: my birthday is on Bastille Day (France’s Independence Day). That doesn’t have to stop you from using it as an excuse to keep celebrating! Stripes are befitting of both flags and look super cute this season in blouses, dresses, and more. Take a look at our favorite styles and just add sparklers! […]

Culottes + Wide-Leg Pants for a Breezy Transition to Summer

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Here’s your French lesson for the day: “culotte” means “a divided skirt”. So, now you have the proper mental image for the best pant style of the season. Our love of the high-waisted pant is here to stay; this time with ankles showing! Culottes and cropped wide-leg pants reflect that French girl charm we all love. Add a neck scarf […]

Yellow Fashion Ideas to Brighten up Your Day

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Photo courtesy: Micah Gianneli

Now that we’re in the thick of winter, there’s only one sure way to stave off depression. Add a bright pop of yellow to your outfit! Even if you don’t think yellow is quite your color, it’s easy to add a flash of it. Check out these ideas and add a little sunshine to your life. The sun’s not yellow/ […]

Wide-Cut Pants: Super-Size Me!

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Photo courtesy: Vogue Magazine

Holy cow! Have you seen the pant silhouette for Fall? When they say wide-cut pants, they are talking straight from the 90’s and grunge flashbacks that make you wonder if you are living in an alternate reality. The absolute best versions are package deals, with matching wide tops and minimal lines. Imagine rolling a piece of paper around yourself and […]

High-Rise Jeans: Run, Don’t Walk!

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The high-rise pant has been on trend for quite some time – I’ve only seen it popularly worn around here as butt-baring shorts (which are rarely flattering on anyone). Why are people such suckers for unflattering trends? Know your body! More on that later. As flares have been challenging skinny jeans, I’ve noticed the mid and high-rise has been creeping […]