Category: Fashion


Sustainable Style

Laguna Beach shops offer a wide variety of “green” garments for shoppers seeking to reduce their impact on the environment. By Sharon Stello “Reduce, reuse, recycle” has long been the mantra of environmentalists looking to lessen their carbon footprint. To…

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Personalize Fall Fashion Trends With Local Accessories

As an artistic community, the creative spirit flows from the canyon to the coast. It’s imbued in almost every facet of Laguna life—and fashion is no exception. From made-to-order hats to leather sandals, no two pieces of locally crafted, artisanal accessories…


Fashion Transitions from Summer to Fall

Free People dress, $250, and boots, $398, both at Blue Eyed Girl; Rebecca Minkoff vest, no longer available; jewelry, price upon request, by La Weez Jewelry   Splendid top, $128, at Taim Boutique; Lush soft trench, $100, at Isla boutique;…


Fashion for a Cause

When Liliana Burgi woke up on May 7, 2013, she knew two important things were happening that day. One, she was adding a charitable component to the business model of her growing shoe company, Salt. And two, she was joining…

Achieve a fresh-faced, even look for a day at the beach using SPF and tinted moisturizer. Complete your beach style with a swimsuit from a popular brand found locally, Vitamin A.

Easy Beach Beauty: Skin, Hair and Style

The days are longer, the nights are warmer and the lure of the ocean in the city’s backyard is undeniable during Laguna’s summer months. The care of skin and hair, as well as the selection of outfits and accessories, all undergo…


Summer Resort Wear

Whether you’re enjoying a staycation or flying to an exotic locale, bright hues and bold patterns are perfect for a tropical take on summer resort wear. Photographer: Dondee Quincena | Fashion Director: Julie French | Location: Montage Laguna Beach Parides dress, $359,…


One Outfit, Four Ways: T-Shirt and Jeans

From the silver screen to a wardrobe staple, the T-shirt and jeans combination is a stylish pick for every local guy. By Christopher Luu | Photos by Chad Mellon | Clothing styled by North Menswear   Marlon Brando in “A…

A Gentleman’s Guide to Grooming

From modern takes on classic cuts to customized offerings, the latest trends will have you looking dapper from head to toe. By Connie K. Ho An all-new appreciation for men’s style is sweeping the country, and the proliferation of options…


to Shine

Steal the spotlight this winter with A dazzling display of 
diamonds, colorful gems and precious metals.   Photographer: David Jakle Fashion Director: Julie French Location: The Ritz-Carlton, Laguna Niguel   [portfolio_slideshow id=10301]

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From Surf to Suit

Eye-catching updates with a classic twist take menswear from totally casual to coastal cool during the winter season. By Somer Tejwani | Photos by Jody Tiongco   It’s no secret that Laguna Beach winters aren’t nearly as challenging as those…