• Emily Payne (Leather Tongue) dress - let's party!

    #OOTN – Emily Payne Leather Tongue Dress – Let’s Party!

    Last weekend, I got to catch up with Emily Payne, the designer of edgy/luxe clothing who you may remember from Project Runway and our posts about her fashion week shows. She, along with three other Project Runway stars, was featuring her collection at a pop-up boutique at Britex Fabrics in San Francisco. I finally got to pick up a piece I […] Read more…

  • Blue boots outfit

    #OOTD – Work Outfit with Blue Boots

    I’d like to introduce you to one my latest work outfits – this one including blue boots. I’ve been known as a collector of boots. I LOVE boots of almost every style and length. When I first saw this tall blue suede – waterproof! – pair in the store last year, I was hesitant at first. I figure that black and […] Read more…


  • Make outerwear more stylish

    4 Simple Ways to Make Outerwear More Stylish

    Happy Cyber Monday! Hope you are enjoying the lead-up to winter holidays. Now that the cold weather has arrived, here are a few of my ideas for brightening up your winter coats. In case you don’t feel like wearing a statement coat – like the fab one pictured above – I have 4 simple ways for you […] Read more…

  • Graphic tee street style

    Graphic Tees: Why and How to Wear Them This Fall

    Want to instantly add more fun to your layering for fall? Think graphic tees! Graphic tees are nothing new, of course. I mean, they’ve been around forever. Maybe it’s my imagination, but it seems to me that they’re bigger than ever. I got to shoot street style at ten of the New York Fashion Week […] Read more…

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  • Boston cold weather street style

    Cold-Weather Style Tips I Picked Up on a Chilly Day in Boston

    Is your cold-weather wardrobe ready? Of course, you might be snickering right now if you live in California, where it’s just getting breezy. But wait, what about that trip to more northern reaches – or the mountains? For frigid temperatures, a girl needs to be prepared. That’s why I want to share 3 great cold-weather style tips I gathered on my recent […] Read more…

  • Army green

    Why Army Green is a Supertrend

    Every year, the fashion industry turns to Pantone to announce the color of the year. It seems that Apple was paying attention when they came up with one of the two colors sharing the honor this year: rose quartz. Pantone also announces the season’s most chic colors. This fall they include two shades of pink (of course!), taupe, “spicy” […] Read more…


  • Liliya Anisimova reviews the Irresistible Me flat iron

    How I Got This Shiny, Healthy-Looking Straight Hair

    Do you straighten your hair? If you do, you will definitely want to read Liliya’s review of a styling tool that made her hair straight, shiny, and even healthier looking. My hair is not naturally straight, nor is it curly; it has this useless wavy quality that is probably the worst – you either have to […] Read more…

  • Rio Van Zant interview

    Rio Van Zant on Modeling, Beauty, and Taking Great Shots

    At the STYLetti, we love showing the unique styles and beauty of real people, focusing on (mostly) women of varying backgrounds, ages, and shapes. Hence, our tagline “Real People With Real Style.” This doesn’t mean, however, that we don’t also get inspired by celebrities and models on occasion. In fact, I believe that those are the people with a duty to let the rest of […] Read more…