Fashion DIY: How to Channel 1960’s Italian Vintage

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One of my favorite eras is the 1960’s, particularly Italian 60’s.  The cinched wastes, sexy hour glass silhouettes, and warm wool–all contribute to a fabulously romantic attire.  Thanks to the Louis Vuitton Fall 2010 RTW collection by Marc Jacobs, this fashion era was revisited brilliantly and the idea of a well-dressed woman is given attention.

Elle Magazine did an amazing  job in giving simple pointers on how to style yourself to channel this oh-so-fab vintage era.  They even include a simple checklist of the 1960’s essentials needed to don the look without seeming to try too hard.  Effortless chic is what we all want.

Are there any other fashion eras you love?

Enjoy!

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APARTSTYLE Shows Us How to Wear 1 Cover-up, 12 Ways

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APARTSTYLE, one of our amazing brand partners, has created a video showing us how to wear the latest trend in cover-ups.  We’ve all seen the dress that can be tied and twisted in 20+ ways.  Now there is a divine new cover-up that can be worn 12 ways.  Dress it up, down, open, closed, tied, twisted, tight, or flowing…it looks fabulous.

Here is a video showing how to wear the cover-up 12 different ways. You can snag it right on the APARTSTYLE website.

Remember you’ll have access to sell gorgeous accessories such as this cover-up as a Shop My Label Shopkeeper.  Make sure to request your invite!

Tech: Guys- design your own shirt in 3D, BlueFlamme will tailor

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Nothing tickles the SML team more than coming across tech firms that combine fashion and technology in a phenomenal way (for obvious reasons).

We recently came across BleuFlamme, catering to the dapper guy that appreciates bespoke garments–shirts in particular. Using their online 3-D  studio you can design every element of your shirt and view it in High Definition.  The shirt is then tailored in the Savile Row of Asia–Hong Kong, which also happens to be the only city in Asia ranked top tailors by AskMen.

You get your 100% pure Italian natural cotton shirt delivered in 10 days as opposed the several weeks it would normally take a traditional tailor.

With over 200 types of fabrics and patterns, everyone from the most traditional man to the funky is bound to find a style to match their taste/personality.

Here’s a How-To Video for the Bleuflamme 3D Shirt Studio:

Shop My Label offers many menswear brands.  Make sure to sign up for an invite to become a Shop My Label Shopkeeper so that YOU can be stylist you’ve always wanted to be for your friends and but boost your bank while doing it!

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