Print Mixing Like a Boss

Print mixing work wear slacks, blouses, neck scarves | Girlfriend is Better
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 […]

Double-Breasted Blazers: Simply Irresistible

Double-breasted blazers | Pant suits women | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: They All Hate Us

One of the best fashion staples from the 80’s has arrived!  When we first caught eye of slouchy double-breasted blazers making a come back, we knew the trend was a keeper.  Spring is bringing in the style with bright pastels in longer lengths.  Ditch your sweater dusters for this bossy office staple instead. Work wear never looked so good. Double-Breasted […]

Sweaters For Spring: Go Big or Go Home!

Chunky knit oversize sweaters for Spring | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Pinterest

When the rain lets up, it’s time to ditch those coats and jackets! Nothing is cozier than big, oversize sweaters and this Spring, big is best! Take a look at some of these chunky knits in new and interesting shapes. You’ll find yourself hoping the weather stays a little cooler, just a little longer. Grab your hot cocoa and cuddle […]

Polka Dots Give Stripes + Florals a Run For Their Money

Polka dots street style | Dresses and tennis shoes boots | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Luxury + Vintage Madrid

Move over stripes, there’s a new girl in town!  Street stars and runway divas are trading in their stripes for polka dots.  We approve!  Take a look at our fun and flirty fashion finds and use your Christmas gift cards wisely.  Spring is just around the corner and nothing says, “Valentine’s Day” like this ultra-feminine print.  Maybe add ruffles. Parlez-Polka […]

Bells Are Ringing On Sleeves + Cuffs

Photo courtesy: Vogue Paris

Caroling, caroling now we go.. Christmas bells are ringing from wrists and ankles for the holidays! There’s no better season than this one to pull off fashion’s latest trend. Take a look at our favorite cuffs and sleeves for winter. You’ll be adding to the music without making a single sound! Carol of the Bells Bohemian fashion has taken an […]

Red Roses For a Blue Lady

Red winter fashion | PFW street style | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Simon Chetrit via Man Repeller

Sometimes fashion has us feeling so conflicted. How much is too much red? Generally, it’s best to take our color cues from nature. This means using our favorite power color in meaningful doses. Then we see a smashing head-to-toe take on “painting the town” and we’re ready to throw caution to the wind! Take a look and see how heavy-handed […]

Coats That Kick Your Butt Out The Door

Fall coats in sherpa with block print | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: samvanslooten via tumblr

Coat season is finally here! We found the latest styles of coats that will keep you warm enough to go outside. They are also stylish enough to make you want to stay outside. Coat check is for amateurs! Take a look at our favorite takes on furs, puffers, and trenches. The cuts are leaner and the furs are ten times […]

Corduroy is Knocking Denim Back a Season – POW!

Corduroy cropped pants for Fall fashion | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: The Zoe Report

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. […]

Plaid is Not For the Faint-of-Heart

Plaid pant suit with fur coat | Fall fashion | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Glamour Mexico

October marks the official beginning of grunge uniform. Get out your brave hat and douse yourself in as much plaid as possible! This year, the tartan pattern is showing up in coats, maxi skirts, and pant suits. Here is a small collection of our favorites. Plaid Blazer My Heart Hopefully you got on board with our shorts suit article and […]

Orange You Glad I Didn’t Say Banana?

Orange shades for Fall | Wool coat, bag, sunglasses | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: IFCHIC

Designers are taking Fall colors quite literally and shops are changing their fashion leaves. We are loving shades of orange in sweaters, sunglasses, bags, and more! Take a look at some of our favorite finds of the season. Grab a pumpkin latte and add this smashing color to your own repertoire. Gingers never looked so good! Orange is the New […]

Shorts Suit Sensations for September

Pin-striped shorts suit | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Noholita

Delightful transitioning into Fall, but man!  It is still hot outside!  Our best fashion fix for September is a shorts suit that fits the bill.  Give your legs breathing room and show off that tan you’ve been working on all summer.  Square structured shapes and office-appropriate prints help you stay cool in a professional environment. Pinstriped Shorts Suit Did you […]

Denim Jumpsuit At Your Service

Denim jumpsuit with culottes | Girlfriend is Better
Photo courtesy: Treasures and Travels

In a rush? Move over maxi dress, the denim jumpsuit is taking over! You might have noticed we recently went gaga for overalls and pinafores. Well, add jumpsuits to the mix! The easy way to get dressed without any fuss! Check out our favorite styles in denim, perfect for transitioning into Fall fashion. Denim Jumpsuit 70’s Style For a full […]