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It’s finally time to start making that transition from puffy coats to spring-friendly layers. As excited as we are about breaking out our open-toe shoes and summer dresses, let’s be smart this year and dress for the weather we actually have in Brooklyn this time of year–chilly, windy, rainy, and sometimes, a bit of very welcome […]

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I had a great time roaming around NYFW this year and ran into some incredible men and women in-between the shows. Here are a few of my favorite moments, from backstage to runway to an impromptu designer wedding to street style. Photography: Rima Brindamour Related posts: rewardStyle’s New York Fashion Week Party New York Fashion Week […]

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Looking for something to do this weekend? Jo Liu of Alibi NYC, and Abbi Stern of Brooklyn Heavy Metal, are teaming up to turn their dreams into a reality with Pop-Up for Dreamers, created for the fashion-forward holiday shopper. This holiday pop-up will feature unique gifts that are handmade in NYC. Open for one week only, Pop-Up […]

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ZOETIK first came up on bkstyled’s radar during a cocktail party hosted by the New York Distilling Co. back in May. The stylish Vivienne So was behind me in line for the crêpe truck and we decided to do a little write-up on her metallic look for the blog. It turned out she was wearing jewelry […]

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California became the first state to ban single-use plastic bags at grocery and convenience stores this week and to celebrate, BAGGU is offering 20% off their standard bags for the next 24 hours. Time to stock up! Related posts: Style Spotlight // BAGGU + Giveaway Holiday Gift Guide Day 1 // Glitter & Gold Back […]

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Summer is winding down and for many of us (myself included) it’s time to get back to school. I’ve put together a list of essentials for making the transition a little easier. First on the list is Tattly‘s New York Set. All of Tattly‘s temporary tattoos are fun but this set is my personal favorite. Sending your […]

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I’d like to introduce the readers of bkstyled to Pamela Tietze, the creator of h0les, which you may have seen worn by Lady Gaga last summer. H0les started as an interesting experiment and the trendy eyewear is now being sold all over the world. I first met Pam when she donated some of her prism glasses to a set I was designing last year. […]

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You may have seen Aileen Olmedo sporting some lovely LAB by Laura Busony pieces on The Style Boro back in May. We loved the look so much we asked her to sit down with Laura Busony to talk about the inspiration for her designs and also give us a hint at what’s to come. Aileen Olmedo: When did you […]

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There is a lot of controversy brewing about whether the sun is good or bad for you and whether sunscreen is dangerous. All I know is that having been a skin care expert for over a decade, I have seen skin ravaged by over-exposure to the sun. I have seen folks in their 30s with […]

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This month’s wish list is a mashup of items I’ve come across at some of my favorite Brooklyn shops. Line & Label has several items that could have made it on this wish list but I narrowed it down to this amazing chevron denim skirt (scroll down for a video that shows how it’s made!). And […]

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