Tommy Ton We Love You Tons!

If you haven’t figured it out yet, Tommy Ton’s street style photography on Style.com is one of our favorite go-to’s for inspiration! His coverage of the Spring 2014 menswear shows in Paris was full of fun ways to mix up your summer wardrobe and start wearing the fall trends. Some of our favorites are below:

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TOMMY TON BLOG3Sweater- Willi Smith sz M/L $16

Tank (Under Sweater)- Banana Republic sz XS $6

Skirt- Luscious sz S/M $6

Necklace- $16

Studded Purse- Mod $7

T Strap Wedges- Report sz 9 $24

Florals are here to stay, folks! We love the loose knit sweater with a dark tank underneath.

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Blazer- Escada sz 2/4 $40

Lace Shorts- Calypso sz 4 $40

Green Tank- Anthropologie sz xs $24

Pins- $16 each

Necklace- $16

Give the menswear trend a try with a chic summer suit. Keep it more casual with sandals and lacy shorts!

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Blouse- J Crew sz S $16

Skirt- Natalie L’Ete Paris sz 10 $32

Necklace- $16

Rope Heels- Seven For All Mankind sz 9 $48

We know you’re all pro’s with mixing prints, by now 🙂

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TOMMY TON BLOG4Dress- Band of Gypsies sz M $24

Leather Jacket- BCBG sz XS $36

Collar Necklace- $16

Suede Heels- Spiga sz 9.5 $12

Bring your favorite floral dress into fall with a moto jacket!

All Tommy Ton photos are from Style.com

There’s still a few days left in July, which means there are some surprise sales left! If you haven’t already, like us on Facebook!

Love,

The Girls at Designer Renaissance

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Fashion Imitating Art

We’ve all heard of life imitating art, but how about fashion imitating art? We were inspired by the fabulous masterpieces below for this week’s ensembles:

FASHION IMITATING ART3Heather Butterflies by Lily Greenwood

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Blouse- Custo Barcelona sz S/M $48

Jeans- L’Wren Scott sz 27 $50

Necklace- $16

Wedges- Philosophy sz 9/9.5 $200

FASHION IMITATING ARTNative American Woman with Flowers and Feathers by Alphonse Micha

FASHION IMITATING ART BLOG 3Top- Custo Barcelona sz M $48

Dress (Worn Underneath)- Lucky Brand sz M $28

Fringe Booties-Sam Edelman sz 9.5 $36

 fashion imitating art flowersFalling Garden Installation by Gerda Steiner and Jorg Lenzlinger, 2003 Venice

FASHION IMITATING ART BLOGChambray Blouse- J Crew sz 8 $24

Dress (worn as skirt)- Tuleh sz M $200 (on sale from $400!)

Necklace- Milly $60

Flats- Forever 21 sz 7 $10

fashion imitating art floodFlood by Philip Goredare

FASHION IMITATING ART BLOG4Tee- BCBG sz M $24

Skirt- Frenzii sz S/M $40

Necklace- Alfani $24

Sandals- Vince Camuto sz 7 $48

Come on in and let us style a work of art for you 😉

Love,

The Girls at Designer Renaissance

How To Dress Up Your Graphic Tee!

We love a good graphic tee, but it’s easy to fall into a tee shirt and shorts slump- especially in the summer.  We came up with some exciting ways for you to wear your favorite band tee, below:

GRAPHIC TEE BLOG 4Tee- Marc by Marc Jacobs sz M/L $24

Skirt- sz 4 $16

Necklaces- $16 each

Platform Sandals- Kimchi Blue sz 7 $24

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TV Graphic Tee- F21 sz S $12

Blazer- Ann Taylor sz 4 $28

Jeans- Gap sz 0 $8

Necklace- Alfani $24

Sneaker Wedges- ZigiSoho sz 9 $32

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Bowie Tee- Doe sz S $16

Shorts- Silence & Noise sz 6/8 $20

Denim Jacket- Paper Denim & Cloth sz S $40

Belt- $12

Necklace- Lucky Brand $20

Gladiator Sandals- Blowfish sz 5.5 $12

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Tee- Truly Madly Deeply M $20

Blazer- Greylin sz S $88

Jeans- Bluelab sz XS $34

Necklace- $12

Wedges- MIA sz 10 $28

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Marilyn Monroe Face Tee- sz XS $12

Leopard Cardigan- J Crew sz S $16

Skirt- Odille sz M $28

Necklace- J Crew $40

Flats- Sam Edelman sz 7 $36

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Dr. Seuss Tee- Delia’s sz S $16

Blouse- Alternative Apparel sz S $16

Jeans- Blessed & Cursed sz 28 $88

Necklace- $12

Ruffle Heels- Velvet Angel sz 6.5 $68

And here’s Kallie’s take on the trend:

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Need help styling your graphic tee? Come on in and see us 🙂 And don’t forget to like us on Facebook, we’ve still got our Surprise sales going on every day in July!

Love,

The Girls at Designer Renaissance

What Would the Stars of Nashville Wear?

We may be a bit late to the bandwagon but we’re totally hooked on ABC’s Nashville. This week we were inspired by the different styles of the show’s leading ladies. Check out what we came up with, below:

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Top- BCBG Runway sz S $88

Jeans- Gap sz 6/8 $16

Necklace- $28

Cowboy Boots- Adams sz 7 $50 (on sale from $200!)

Take a leaf out of country starlet Rayna James’ book with some dark wash jeans, a subtly blingy top, and of course, a great pair of cowboy boots!

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NASHVILLE SHOW BLOGDress- Jennifer Lilly Vintage sz 2/4 $24

Belt- Jessica Simpson sz S $24

Key Necklace- $16

Boots- Black Jack sz 6.5 $400

Head on over to the Bluebird Cafe in a sweet vintage dress a la Scarlett O’Connor. Don’t forget your guitar!

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NASHVILLE SHOW BLOG2Dress- Stretta sz XS $30

Heels- Rock & Republic sz 37.5 $160

Sunglasses- Chanel $150

Channel your inner country vixen starlet with a bodycon dress and killer heels. Don’t forget your designer sunglasses, and you’ll be a dead ringer for Juliette Barnes  (catty attitude not included).

Can’t wait for season 2!

By the way…make sure you’re following our Facebook page – we’re doing Surprise Sales every single day in July!

Love,

The Girls at Designer Renaissance