All posts tagged: saddle bag

CULOTTES FOR SUMMER AND HAPPY MEMORIES

I find it fascinating how something as simple as this can take a bunch of us back to our childhood and happier days…

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VINTAGE TEES: A MUST IN EVERY CLOSET

“That t-shirt is new and it looks so old already” said my mom as I put on this David Bowie t-shirt on “well, that’s the idea…” I said. For the last couple of years vintage band t-shirts have become a must have and a basic piece in everybody’s closet, they’ve become a highly demanded item at vintage and thrift stores, with some pieces retailing for hundreds of dollars, and it’s that there’s something that is really especial about them, I don’t know if it’s the story behind them, the softness of the worn out cotton fabric after hundreds of washes or the cool factor they can add to any outfit. Fast fashion couldn’t stay behind on this trend so we now have tons of revival designs hanging on the racks at Zara, H&M and Forever 21 (to mention a few); brand new t-shirts that were given tons of treatments so they would get that worn and lived in look, but the truth is, you can’t beat an origina vintage tee. “Esa playera es nueva y …

WHY IS THE #METOO MOVEMENT SO IMPORTANT FOR ALL OF US?

Hi there again, how’s life going? If you remember last week I was still on my way to feeling better after my ordeal at the hospital, well, I think I’m so much better now, still waiting to get tested, but healthy again. Hola nuevamente, ¿cómo va la vida? Si lo recuerdan, la semana pasada comenzaba a recuperarme después de mi aventura en el hospital, pues, creo que voy mejorando, aún me falta, pero mejor ya estoy. Today I want to talk a little bit about something that’s been going on on the media over the last couple of months, using the t-shirt on this look as inspiration, the #metoo movement. Hoy quiero hablar un poco de algo que ha estado pasando en los medios durante los últimos meses, tomando la playera de éste look como inspiración, el movimiento #metoo (yo también). What is this? Well, in case you haven’t heard, this started after Alyssa Milano tweeted “If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’ as a reply to this tweet” which was followed by …