Street Style: How to Mix Vintage and High-End Designer


Photo by Evan Schapiro.

Name: Diana Yu

‘Hood: Center City (though she’s soon heading to study abroad in London)

Day job: College student

Where We Found Her: Leaving lunch with her mom and aunt

What She’s Wearing: Circa-1970s dress from a vintage boutique on Etsy; Re-Mix shoes from Anthropologie, Balenciaga bag.

Click here to see where she gets her online shopping fix.

Street Style: Where The Huffington Post’s Senior Beauty Editor Shops


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Name: Dana L. Oliver

‘Hood: Washington Square Park

Day Job: Senior beauty editor at The Huffington Post

Where We Found Her: Soaking up the sun while enjoying papaya and kiwi gelato from Capogiro.

What She’s Wearing: Warby Parker glasses, Equipment top, Armani Exchange boyfriend jeans, Alex and Ani gold bracelets and Jimmy Choo calf-hair loafers.

Where She Shops: ”I love shopping at all the high-street stores on Walnut Street like Zara. But I also love dipping into the thrift stores for standout accessories.”

Sound Bite: ”My style is bold and brilliant like my Afro.”
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Street Style: What a Fashion Buyer Wears on Weekends


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Name: Ashley Taylor and her pup, Mischa

‘Hood: Rittenhouse

Day Job: Northeast director and buyer for Piper Boutique

Where We Found Her: On her way to take Mischa to the park and meet a friend for lunch at Continental Midtown

What She’s Wearing: A vintage Hermès-inspired silk shirtdress from Sazz Vintage in Old City; Sam Edelman lattice zipper wedges; Urban Outfitters black hobo.

Where She Shops: Piper Boutique. “It’s very simple: I buy merchandise that I want for myself and when it arrives at the store, I pull my size and sell the rest on the floor.”

Sound Bite: ”I have the ability to dress with versatility. I spend a lot of time people-watching and I pull my style inspirations through this. But you can never go wrong with a graphic tee and a fitted blazer.”

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Street Style: What Bus Stop Owner Elena Brennan Wears to Work


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Name: Elena Brennan

Where She Lives: Bella Vista

Day Job: Owner of Bus Stop Boutique on Fabric Row

Where We Found Her: Leaving COOK in Rittenhouse Square

What She’s Wearing: Samantha Pleet for Wolverine ankle boots, trousers and top by Philly-based Nino BrandLaundry by Shelli Segal leather jacket, Noa Noa hat (“One of my favorite Scandinavian designers”), handbag by Australian designer Francesca Rockette (“I picked [it] up while on holiday in Sydney”), C’est Magnifique ring.

Keep reading for where she shops and why she loves Philly.

Street Style: A Philly Menswear Designer Shares His Style Secrets

Street Style: Commonwealth Proper Bespoke Style

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Name: Aaron Pierce

Where He Lives: Rittenhouse Square

Day Job: Visual director and menswear designer at Commonwealth Proper

Where We Found Him: Between brunch at the Cambridge and a latte at La Colombe in Rittenhouse

What He’s Wearing: Custom navy suit, shirt, textured wool tie, and floral pocket square, all by Commonwealth Proper. Matte green Ray-Ban Wayfarers.

Click here for where he shops and what he’ll be wearing come summer.

Street Style: How to Get Urban Equestrian Style


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Name: David Alexander

Where He Lives: Rittenhouse Square

Day Job: Marketing director for Jacqui Daniels Designs

Where We Found Him: Leaving St. Marks Church after mass

What He’s Wearing: Bespoke riding boots, chaps, Hermes belt and shirt, emerald ring by Henri David at Halloween, Ralph Lauren portfolio, and a bespoke coat. (“I ride and was feeling equestrian.”)

Click here for where he shops and what he can’t resist.

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