Category Archive: MICROTREND

Thank Goodness! 8 Fashion Lifesavers We’d Love To Thank

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Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, and while we’re all for an around-the-table game of “What are you thankful for this year?” we’d much rather spare the tears and mushy sentiments and talk about fashion instead.… Continue reading

Ce-le-brate Good Times…Come On! 6 Things You Need For Party Season

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With the holidays rapidly approaching, the holiday party season is right around the corner too. Whether you’re attending a homely family dinner, an extravagant gala, or a non-denominational office party (gotta keep it PC… Continue reading

Ready To Man Up? Our Favorite Menswear-Inspired Pieces

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Sure, there was a time when Ricky had his structured tuxedo jackets, Lucy had her glorious A-line dresses, and the sartorial line between the two sexes was as rigid as the one they… Continue reading

Microtrend: (Get To) Work Boots

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In case you haven’t noticed, the 90s have had plenty of moments this year. From crop tops to overalls to jelly sandals, 2014 has been filled with fashion pieces that have been evoking… Continue reading

Falling For Fall: Our Favorite Autumn Colors

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Now that we’re into the first week of November, it’s finally beginning to feel a little more like autumn. We got our extra “fall back” Daylight Saving hour of sleep, we’re seeing pumpkin… Continue reading

It’s In Black And White: 5 Stars Who Take Grayscale To The Next Level

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We spoke last week about donning all one color, but going monochrome can also mean only working in black and white. And when it comes to dressing in grayscale, grey matter if you will,… Continue reading

Getting (Un)Even: 4 Asymmetrical Must-Try Styles

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There are many things in life that us girls prefer to be even. (Bangs, brows, and the wingtips of our eyeliner — just to name a few.) So when we first saw asymmetrical… Continue reading

One And Only: Why You Should Be Going Monochrome! And How To Do It

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They say that one is the loneliest number, and under normal circumstances we would probably have to agree. But when it comes to getting dressed in the morning? One can become the loveliest… Continue reading

You Are Cordially Invited! To Our What-To-Wear Wedding Guide

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You don’t have to be married (some of us never plan to be!) to know that a lot goes into organizing a wedding. You’ve gotta get a venue, a florist, a caterer, an… Continue reading

Toast Of The Town: Fall Drinks! And The Clothes To Pair With Them

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Fall has found itself in full swing (even if the weather hasn’t caught up yet here in LA, but we digress), and as the holidays begin their slow but steady creep-up on us,… Continue reading

Lumber-Jane? 7 Ways To Wear Flannel And Not Look Like A Lumberjack

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Fall has fallen upon us, and we here in SoCal could not be more excited for the change. It’ll be a small one, mind you (we’re not so much with the seasons), but… Continue reading

Rock This Way: 7 Ways To Grunge Up Your Look

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Anyone who ever doubts that fashion is a cycle only need look at each season’s runway recaps to see that something is always making a comeback – a style or an article of… Continue reading

Rush To Print: How To Wear Patterned Shoes

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For the fashion-conscious, not much is better than a really good shoe or a really good print. Unless what you have on your hands (or feet!) is a pair of really good shoes with… Continue reading

Clothing Optional? Hair, Makeup, And More From NYFW 2014

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New York Fashion Week is coming to a close soon, and one thing we noticed these past few days was that while we died at the sneaker-inspired spread at Alexander Wang and the… Continue reading

Microtrend: Do A Double Take

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♪ All the single ladies (all the single ladies)… All the single ladies, now put your hands up!♫ And keep those hands up. We wanna see who you are so we can tell… Continue reading

To Infinity And Beyond: 18 Ways To Wear This Convertible Maxi

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So you realize that your closet is overflowing. What do you do? Stop shopping? As if! What are you, a quitter? No, you just have to start buying versatile, convertible, multi-use pieces. A… Continue reading

Dressed To The Nineties: The 25th Anniversary Of Saved By The Bell

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♫ Brrrrriiiiing! When we wake up in the morning and the alarm gives out a warning, we just wanna watch some Saved By The Bell…♪ We really hope you got that reference, because… Continue reading

7 Camo Pieces That’ll Have You Rising In The Ranks

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Camo has come a long way, from actual army attire to popular perennial print. Nowadays it’s no longer under the radar, popping up everywhere and on everything from shirt pockets to full-body jumpsuits.… Continue reading

How To Wear: Body Chains

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If you’re anything like us, then you’re a firm believer in the idea that chain-ge is good. And with the end of summer rapidly approaching (say it ain’t so!), now’s as good a… Continue reading

Microtrend: Tribal Prints

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It’s the middle of summer, and you’ve exhausted all of your go-to pieces for the season? We totally feel you. Dressing appropriately for Mr. Golden Sun can get pretty monotonous. You can only wear… Continue reading

Warning! Graphic Content Ahead: This Summer’s “Statement” Pieces

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If there’s something to be said about this summer, it’s that whatever needs to be said can be said by a T-shirt. Graphic tees have always been in circulation (how else would we… Continue reading

The Kimono: Summer’s Light-As-Air Outerwear

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Our idea of the kimono today, at least in this part of the world, evokes an image that is less Madame Butterfly and more social butterfly, one with a summer calendar full of… Continue reading

Holy Slit! Our Favorite Leg-Baring Cuts For Summer

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Here in sunny SoCal, we’re lucky enough to have lovely weather for most of the year, but in the middle of summer, sometimes the sun beating down on you just makes you wanna… Continue reading

#ThrowbackThursday: R U Jelly?

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Flashback to nineteen-ninety-something. You’re chillin’ on the monkey bars, discussing crayon colors and Snack Packs, when your BFF runs up sporting the sweetest looking shoes you’ve ever laid your four-eyes on. They’re clear, they’re sparkly,… Continue reading

Microtrend: Summer Shorts

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From left to right: Sporty French Terry Shorts, Acid Wash Jogger Shorts, Knit Denim Cut-Off Shorts, Neon Of Ur Business Shorts Sun worshippers, rejoice! With the summer season in full swing, your favorite… Continue reading

Toast Of The Town: Summer Drinks! And The Clothes To Pair With Them

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Summer has gotten off to a sweltering start, and not a day goes by here in sunny (or should we say scorching?) LA without our wishing for something cold and satisfying to quench… Continue reading

Seeing Is Believing: Optical Illusion Dresses (Plus Tips For Dressing Slimmer)

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Don’t have an hourglass figure? Don’t worry. You can get one. Already have an hourglass figure? Don’t worry. You can make it even better. Enter the optical illusion dress. We’re not talking an… Continue reading

No Assembly Required: Two-Piece Looks From One-Piece Wonders

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Optical illusion fashion is all the rage right now, what with the likes of Keira Knightley, Blake Lively, and Rihanna donning waist-whittling dresses to stunned (and sometimes outraged!) crowds at recent red carpet… Continue reading

Wear Your Polka Face: Do’s And Don’ts Of Donning Dots

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Summer is only mere hours away (or three days if you’re being all accurate about it), and even though most of us working folk don’t get a real break like the schoolkids do,… Continue reading

The 2014 Tony Awards: The Bests Of The Best From Broadway’s Biggest Bash

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Hollywood may be the destination darling for most major award shows, but the east coast gets the upper hand at least one glamorous night of the year that always has a decidedly New… Continue reading

How To Be The Bombshell Dot Com: Lessons From Marilyn

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This past Sunday marked the eighty-eighth birthday of one Norma Jeane Baker, better known to the world as Miss Marilyn Monroe. Some fifty years after her passing, Marilyn Monroe is still a style… Continue reading

Battle Florale: Floral Alternatives For The Non-Girly Girl

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While flowers may not all be perennial, floral print sure seems to be, and we here at GoJane wouldn’t have it any other way. We love floral print, and the girly girl in us… Continue reading

Microtrend: Cami Dresses

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We looooove spaghetti… Straps, that is. Fooled you, huh? As much as we’d love to drop everything and go eat (#FOMO on grub), we need to get to the meat (ha) of the… Continue reading

Summertime In The LBD: Little Black Dresses To Beat (And Turn Up) The Heat

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Today, May 22nd, just happens to be World Goth Day, and to commemorate the occasion, we’re honoring our favorite color in the world (black, duh!) by putting the spotlight on a perennial wardrobe essential… Continue reading

Microtrend: Single-Strap Heels

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We’ve said it once, and we’ll say it again: less is more. And while we love showing off our latest, greatest, and most outrageous footwear (like these, these, and these), we also know… Continue reading

So Knotty! How To Turn One Top Into A Million No-Sew Accessories

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As much as we may try to avoid it, with every spring has to come spring cleaning. (How else would we keep our closets from bursting at the seams?) But spring cleaning your closet doesn’t have… Continue reading

Microtrend: Matching Sets

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1. Flower Painting Strappy Peplum Top, Flower Painting Textured Pencil Skirt, 2. Roses On Grid Bustier Cropped Tank, Roses On Grid Mini Skirt, 3. Piped Tropical Floral Bustier Cropped Top, Piped Tropical Floral… Continue reading

Nauti By Nature: Ways To Wear The Nautical Trend

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Fashion is notorious for its ebb and flow. Like tides that turn, trends will come, but then they go. And though every once in a while, waves are made by this or that, one… Continue reading

The Purr-fect Canvas: How To DIY Kitty Graffiti Sneaks!

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The classic canvas sneaker has been around forever, and everyone has a pair – from the hippest hipster to the grandest grandma. They’re cool, comfortable, and cost-efficient, not to mention the perfect canvas… Continue reading

Microtrend: “High” Fashion (Also, Happy 420!)

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There’s a certain counterculture symbol that is budding into a mainstream fashion trend. Sure, it’s still taboo for most people out there. But all of a sudden rocking a gigantic maryjane leaf emblazoned… Continue reading

Microtrend: Espadrilles

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Images courtesy of Pinterest While slipping on a pair of flip-flops or sandals every day during the spring and summer seasons is the bee’s knees in our book, you gotta admit… The casually-cool-yet-classically-chic… Continue reading

How To Wear A Bodysuit: A Guide To The One-Piece Wonder

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Us nineties’ kids remember the bodysuit well. Like jelly sandals (those are back too now!) and slap bracelets (sadly these are not, or else we would buy a dozen) the bodysuit was a… Continue reading

5 Types Of Rompers That’ll Save You Time

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Do you ever have that dilemma in the morning where you don’t quite know what to wear? You know, the one where you finally settle on a top only to realize that the… Continue reading

Top Of The Line: 5 Types Of Stripes You Need In Your Life

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We love stripes. And why wouldn’t we? You’d be hard-pressed to find another print in the fashion world that is more classic, more graphic, more versatile, more chic… The list goes on and… Continue reading

Microtrend: Overalls

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1. Destruction Manual Denim Shortalls, 2. Mineral Wash Denim Overalls, 3. Crazy Paisley Denim Overall Shorts Wondering what a mechanic, a farmer, and The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air all have in common? It’s… Continue reading

Spring Has Sprung! 6 Dresses, 6 Destinations

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Ahh. The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, and the air is all kinds of fresh. And while the weather has been mighty unpredictable as of late, one thing is for certain… Continue reading

Queen Of The Crop: How To Wear A Cropped Top (Without Showing Too Much Skin)

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Lately, with the days getting longer (y’all did turn your clocks forward, right?), the hems, inevitably, are getting shorter, and we’re not just talking miniskirts and cut-off shorts. No, no, the same thing… Continue reading

Microtrend: Be A Good Sport

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Thought the days of phys ed and organized sports were long gone? Ha, think again. Huddle up, ladies! There’s a new trend on the field, and she’s taking cues from our glory days… Continue reading