Bring your Summer Favorites into Fall!

We’re ready for it to cool down a bit here in Nashville, but we’re a bit sad to pack away our summer clothing for the new season. Well guess, what?!  You don’t have to say goodbye just yet! We’ve come up with some great ideas to bring some of your favorite summer pieces into fall, below:

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TRANSITION POST 9Dress- BCBG sz XS $9

Jacket- Free People sz 0 $32

Scarf- $16

Necklace- $16

Heels- Pink Studio sz 9 $24

Purse- Imoshion $56

Take your favorite summer dress into fall with a light jacket and a scarf!

TRANSITION POST 4TRANSITION POST 3Drapey Bubble Hem Skirt- Lunn sz S/M $88

Sweater- Nick & Mo sz M/L $24

Boots- Franco Sarto sz 9 $32

Pair a cozy sweater and boots with that maxi skirt you’ve been loving all summer long!

TRANSITION POST 5TRANSITION POST 6Top- Alice & Olivia sz M $17 (marked down from $68!)

Leather Jacket- Illia sz 6 $120

Skirt- Diane Von Furstenberg sz 8 $100

Scarf- $24

Boots- Steve Madden sz 8 $24

Pair a summery blouse with fall colors and textures like leather for a great transitional look!

TRANSITION POST 10TRANSITIONPOSTDress- Ezra sz M $4

Cashmere Sweater- J Crew sz S $36

Braided Belt- sz S $16

Necklace- Danielle Stevens $28

Cobalt Pumps- H&M sz 9 $10

Another easy way to bring that sundress into fall? Throw a sweater on over it and belt it!

TRANSITION POST 7TRANSITION POST 8Blouse- F21 sz S/M 412

Sparkly Sweater- Gap sz S $10

Green Pants- Vince Camuto sz 0 $36

Necklace- $24

Suede Wedges- Sam Edelman sz 7 $48

Sheer blouses can come with us into fall too, just layer another top or sweater over them!

What are you going to bring from your summer wardrobe into fall? Speaking of summer, ALL of our summer items are 75% off and they’re going fast!

Happy Thursday 🙂

Love,

The Girls at Designer Renaissance

Boot, Scoot, and Boogy into the Fall!

So it is not exactly fall weather yet here in Nashville (it’s more of a mushy oven), but we are SO excited about wearing our boots that we decided to go ahead and start styling some Fall transitional outfits!Here we go!

 

Heeled knee boots are super in this fall, so try wearing them with a flowy, silk skirt.

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Eileen Fisher (top): $24, Lafayette 148 (skirt): $24, Ya Ya (jacket): $88, Ann Taylor (scarf): $16, BP (boots): $28

Edge up a sweet cashmere sweater with some big ol’ Frye boots!

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Chaus (sweater): $20, Coldwater Creek (skirt): $16, Frye (boots): $140,

Fossil (necklace): $24, Belt: $16

Try mixing textures and prints with embroidery and a striped blouse (and don’t forget those knee high boots).

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Kenneth Cole (blouse): $16, Vintage (jacket): $16, Free People (skirt): $16, Vera Wang (boots): $240, Necklace: $16

Put a patterned bottom with a sheer top, bold jewelry, and some colorful boots for a funky fall look.

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Fossil (sheer top): $4, Mason’s (vest): $68, Free People (gaucho pants): $24, Mossimo (tank): $10, Rag and Bone (boots): $200, Necklace: $24

 

If you think these boots are to die for, just wait till you see what else we have got in the store!

Love,

The Girls at Designer Renaissance

The Runway Recycled: Inspired by Pastels!

The weather may still be cold and dreary here in Nashville, but we’ve already started daydreaming about spring! The florals, the color palettes, and of course, getting to put away our heavy winter coats. Inspired by some of our favorite Spring 2013 Runway looks (below), we put together some pastel-colored ensembles that will tide you over until the weather warms up!

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Marni S/S 2013 Ready to Wear

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Anna Sui S/S 2013 Ready to Wear

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Kelly Wearstler S/S 2013 Ready to Wear

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Mulberry S/S 2013 Ready to Wear

*All above photos are from Style.com

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Lavender Dress (shown as a top)- Rebecca Taylor sz S $80

Hooded Sweater (worn underneath)- Oleg Cassini Sport sz S $24

Skirt- Pure Jill sz XS $16

Necklace- $24

Belt- Banana Republic sz S $12

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Green Linen Blouse- Tin Lizzie sz L $40

Cardigan- Guinevere sz S $32

Jeans- J Brand sz 28 $88

Belt- Banana Republic sz S/M $10

Scarf-$12

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Cardigan- Loft sz S $16

Lace Top- Topaz sz S $12

Printed Tank- Sparrow sz S $28

Green Bellbottoms- BDG sz 28 $36

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Strapless Dress- J Crew sz O $32

Lace Top- Ella Moss sz S $24

Crocheted Sweater- Free People sz S $28

Necklace- Talbots $18

Scarf- Cashmere $24

And just a reminder, all of our winter items are on sale 25 to 75% off to make room for fabulous new spring pieces!

Love,

The Girls at Designer Renaissance