I don’t know about some of you, but I do not have a spare weekend from roughly July through October. It’s wedding season which means a myriad of showers, bachelorette parties, engagement fetes and of course a big ole wedding weekend. What’s a guy or girl to do with so many occasions for dressing up? Here are some local shops that will help you look primped and polished for the onslaught of summer weddings.
These freshman students from Bates bring a whole new meaning to the term “looking good together”. They also seem to be friends that either get dressed together in the morning or have friend fashion ESP. And yes I just made up that term. Check out these cuties!
Over the weekend I made my very first pilgrimage to Mardens. I’ve lived in Maine for over 3 years but it was the first time I ever set foot in the store. I guess I assumed it was a place you’d go to buy patio furniture or a replacement coffee pot. But after hearing stories from friends about finding Pucci leggings and Cole Haan boots, I thought, let me see if the rumors are true. What follows is nothing short of a Maine miracle.
Whether you’re staying in to watch the ball drop or dancing the night away at a fancy affair, stylist Ashley Jordan has got you covered. She did a little digging into her own closet to put together three looks that you can copy for an evening out. In a New Year’s Eve outfit rut? Come right this way!
One of the newest vintage shopping destinations in Portland, this is your new go-to if you like racks of vintage dresses, old band t-shirts, tchotchkes, polyester blouses and vintage jewelry. And if you like all of those things, don’t say I didn’t warn you.