Urban Catwalk

All photos by Adam Ryan Morris. Styled by Lizzy Lovas. Hair styling for Fanny, Katelyn, Kimbrilee and Lauren: by Jackie Mickelsen (Stone Fox Salon); makeup by Yuliya Litvina (yuliyaml.com). These local fashion bloggers have helped dispel the myth that Milwaukee is saturated with sartorial slobs. So we styled them in fall’s hottest trends and photographed them on a handful of Downtown streets. They’ve now given us five more reasons to love the city.   Fanny lafreecaine.blogspot.com Name: Fanny Müller Day job: Student Style inspiration: The weather, the people around me, everyday life. Her style in three words: Evolving, fun, expressive.…

Summer Style

Styled by Lizzy Lovas Photos by Adam Ryan Morris  We scoured the city for the best summer fashions that won’t break the bank (they’re all under $100) and found 50 worth sharing. Not sure where to begin? Start with your favorite trend, like black and white, neutrals, color-blocking or pretty prints – and build from there. 1. Dress in green by Darling, $95.70 at Salamander. 2. Hoop earrings in gold, $37.50 at Salamander. 3. Ring in gold, $15 at Bangles & Bags. 4. Nadia tote in white by BCBGeneration, $98 at Macy’s. 5. Come to Bed Red by Butter London,…

The Fine Art of Style

Finessing the Look  Art and fashion have long been partners, and fall’s trends provide all the appropriate palettes on which to anchor your season tickets for the theater. In colors both bright and bold, lace triumphs, emphasizing the delicate choreography that weaves paisley and floral through fabrics both sheer and substantial. Metallics do dual duty, appearing understated in hip-hugging rosy blush tones or ethereal in floor-length gold sequins. And leather prevails in nontraditional ways, like braided accents on a caramel-colored jacket. It’s as tough as it is feminine. Statement-making? To be sure.