Leather Shoes, Handbags & a Famous Murder Trial

By Monica Negri, Monica is a Wardrobe and Image  consultant of Ten Outfits and  has three passions in life – Fashion, Food and Fitness.  All three interweave in and out of her life creating a beautiful balance.

Bronze Leather Wedges with Peep ToeI am lucky to own 3 pairs of Bruno Magli Shoes.  When I think of the upscale brand Bruno Magli I immediately equate that to Neiman Marcus or Saks in which it is going to cost beaucoup bucks for a pair of shoes in the range of $200-$400 unless I get lucky with an end of season sale.  Well I did even better than that because all my Bruno Magli’s were purchased at Buffalo Exchange all under $30.00. Full Story

Modern Twists on Old Classics

Fashion today is always channeling something from the past. Our team at Buffalo Exchange Phoenix put together a brief history lesson of three styles from the past and how to wear them today.Modern Classic StyleBiba was an iconic and popular London fashion store of the 60’s and 70’s, and there was a look to share the namesake. Biba girls pulled inspiration from contemporary mod styles, as well as 20’s flappers and some gypsy flare for good measure. To update this look, we used a fun coral colored pair of jeans, a bright red pair of chunky heeled booties, and some southwestern jewelry.Full Story

Street Style: Los Angeles (La Brea)

Los Angeles StyleThough the sun would beg to differ, nothing is cooler than summer in Los Angeles.  In the city of the stars, our customers are stepping out into the streets of Los Angeles looking as if they were celebrities themselves.  Fashion knows no boundaries in our city, and our customers have taken a liking to two particular trends: print mixing and the continuously popular neon brights. Full Story

Everybody Loves the 90’s

Nineties StyleBuffalo Exchange Dallas has been working hard all August and kickin’ it 90’s style.  For their back-to-school promotions they dressed up in their favorite 90’s fashions! The staff had loads of fun putting on their most disinterested faces and sporting their plaid, combat boots, and favorite distressed denim.  The fact that it poured down rain for half the day only added to our grungy attitude. Full Story

Trend Tracker: Mickey & Minnie

Mickey and Minnie StyleM-I-C K-E-Y M O U.S.E. Yes it’s true, Mickey and friends are them must have again. Perhaps this is an always underlying trend, but with the 90’s in play Mickey and Minnie are king and queen of this season. We’re not looking for reproductions though, we want the true retro tee’s that we used to wear as young adults. It’s time to cut off those sleeves and show off your born again favorites. See you in the club house kids.Full Story

Black and White and Metallic all over!

By Amy Hjorth, Buffalo Exchange Portland (Downtown)

Black and White StyleOne of our favorite trends for this fall has to be black and white with a touch of metallic.  This trend is being featured by many of the top designers ranging from 3.1 Phillip Lim, Alexander Wang and the other great Alexander; Alexander McQueen.  While high end designers are creating their version of this trend, we decided to show you what Downtown Portland Buffalo Exchange had to make this trend, your own, and even save your bank account.Full Story

Williamsburg Crafterday

CraftingRecently our Williamsburg store hosted their first “Crafterday!” This Crafterday was dedicated to creating your very own floral crown/headband. Many showed up with bare heads and left with glorious floral arrangements for their noggin.  Did you miss this event? Have no fear; you can catch the next Crafterday this Saturday from 2-6pm at our Williamsburg location. This round we’ll help you distress and stencil an old pair of denim whatever or your new Buffalo Exchange purchase. See you there!Full Story