Fall 2012: Topshop debuts in Chicago and asks AF what she likes most about Topshop.
We love it. We’ve been doing it forever. The pleasures of color and dynamism trump everything, especially when the skies turn dull and grey.
Recently, the Wall St. Journal asked us for our opinion about print on print. Check out the article, here.
Mix a coloful print with a black & white print.
Mix a big print with a tiny print.
Keep prints in complementary color schemes.
Blend florals with geometric patterns.
Get funky with print socks, hosiery and accessories.
Have fun with texture while you’re at it!
photos by Jon Shaft
On My Plate took a look at what happens in The Haute Closet, here’s the infographic:
Where’s Yvie? Hitting the Streets of Chicago With Stylist April Francis!
Name: April Francis
Hometown: Detroit, Michigan
DOB: April 18
Distinguishing Feature: My laugh.
Likes: Cowboy boots, rock n’ roll, hemp granola, cars & driving, making out
Dislikes: Cheap stuff, haters, local Chicago boutiques closing, fast food
Favorite Film: Masculin Féminin
Theme Song: “Ball & Biscuit” by White Stripes
Dream Affair: An affair like the one in the song “Home” by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros.
We styled Chicago Bears QB, Jay Cutler, for the cover of the September 2009 Michigan Avenue.