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Top 2 Winter Trends

Monochromatic Red

A current trend that is taking place this fall and is sure to be present in the upcoming colder months is monochromatically wearing the color red. Wearing red head to toe easily creates a bold statement and effortlessly makes women appear confident and powerful, as they should. Although wearing monochromatic outfits may seem to be repetitive and overly-matchy, it is a perfect opportunity for women to combine different textures to add a different dimension to their all red outfits. For example, you can wear red leather over the knee boots with a flouncy red polyester skirt,...


What to do and Wear in Boston this Winter

What to do and Wear in Boston this Winter

Hello and Happy Fall!

As we transition into the colder weather and brace for the snowy months ahead, it's important to remember and appreciate the beauty in winter and the holiday season. There are numerous activities to do in the city to put people in the festive mood, and in this post I will share with you all what places to visit, and more important, what to wear to those locations.

  • Ice Skating in the Boston Common is the ultimate winter activity in the city. Whether you're with your friends, family, or significant other, ice skating under the stars is...


The Fashion Industry's Issue with Body Image

Hello!

My name is Jordan and I'm an intern here at OKW Fashion. I'm currently in my senior year of college studying fashion merchandising, with a focus in fashion styling and media. When I'm not on campus or interning, I work part time as a model in the Boston area. Between my deep studies in fashion and my experience as a model, I've noted a few concerning things I've observed. 

I was first introduced to the world of high fashion and modeling at a young age, when I was in elementary school. My family and I were highly entertained watching the show "America's...


The Perfect Blouse for Every Body

 Blouses can be worn in many ways. They can be worn instead of a jacket over a tank or another type of base piece.  Additionally, a blouse can be worn as an accent piece and can come in many different types of fabrics. Many people have don’t completely understand the difference between a blouse and a shirt, so here are some simple guidelines. A shirt is generally more androgynous, more tailored.  Blouses tend to add more femininity with beautiful collars, ruffles, cut-outs, close-to-the-body fit dots and style lines.


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