Author: Alyssa

Spain Fashion Guide

Spain Fashion Guide

Every single person I passed while walking in Spain looked extremely put together. They all had amazing style and followed the current and upcoming trends spot on. Even though everyone was dressed similarly I can’t recall seeing repeats of outfits by different people. In Spain […]

Spain Photo Diary

Spain Photo Diary

This past week I went to Spain. I visited Madrid, Toledo, Córdoba, and Sevilla. It was amazing and I had such a fun time! I love traveling!  The architecture in Spain is beautiful and it is crazy to think about how old so many of the buildings […]

The Future of Fashion

The Future of Fashion

Fashion always changes. There are trends, models and a set demographic, but it has begun to take a political stance. People with such loud and influential voices are standing up for what they believe in whether it be equality, body image, or women’s rights. They […]

The Power Of Instagram

The Power Of Instagram

The internet, more specifically social media, has the power to influence a person’s outlook on the world, their body, or create expectations. It can inspire someone, give them a platform to spread a message on, and change the world.  Instagram plays into all of these […]

My March Music Favorites

My March Music Favorites

I have recently been listening to music almost 24/7. It is something I really enjoy and has become a routine. I have so many favorites, some diverse, and some not so much. In the beginning of the month I listened to a lot of up beat […]

What’s Trending?- Visceral Outfits

What’s Trending?- Visceral Outfits

Prints, on prints, on prints! It’s intimidating, but styled right it can look superb. It is a big runway trend for Spring 2017 continuing from Spring 2016. It can be a very tricky to make the look seem polished and professional, but used in high fashion […]

Upcycled Fashion

Upcycled Fashion

Fashion is a way to express yourself without words. Upcycling makes this reality. Upcycling is the best way to own one of a kind clothing. Like I said in a previous post (link here), thrifting is a great option as well. Upcycling is a great activity […]

Winter Style Guide

Winter Style Guide

The weather on the East Coast has been fluctuating so much lately, but never-the-less it is February, the peak of winter. Winter has generic fashion trends. The cold tends to be a time to bundle up and stay as warm as you can, so clothes […]

Miss Alyss Designs- Denim Coat

Miss Alyss Designs- Denim Coat

I recently sewed this denim pea/ trench coat. I decided I wanted to make something a little out of my comfort zone, so I sketched an idea and created it pattern free. I find patterns to be annoying to use, however I understand the need […]

Relatable is the New Funny

Relatable is the New Funny

Funny used to be cracking a joke or being sarcastic in some way shape or form. It was easy or hard depending on your sense of humor, but it was definitely more straight forward and simple to comprehend. As life has become more informal we have […]