keeping it awkward since 2010

Category: mietteshoppe

hubba hubba

maybe there’s something wrong with us but benedict was cute during “atonement” when he was that creepy chocolate heir. but since “sherlock” has become our obsession (we watched the finale pausing every five minutes to squeal and faint and act like all around idiots) he went from being medium-cute to beautifully perfect. we don’t know […]

bringing it back

i’ll be honest. i had buried my beloved stripes this past fall when i saw a flurry of them on the high street landscape. plus, stripes are harder to rock in the winter anyway. but the other day, i was watching “coco before chanel” and it brought back how much i loved them. i am […]

we need

well done, emerson fry. well done.

bum out…kind of

i love my stan smiths and have for the last two and a half years that i have owned them. am i a little bummed out that they are now considered the “fashion girl shoe?” (i shuddered writing that, btw). yes, i am little bummed. but i don’t want to be that person. everyone can […]

soft pants

the only reason to wade through the snow on a sunday from our downtown office (we worked on the sabbath. see? dedicated) to our friends uptown abode is for an impending oscar party (and promised taco bar). though the red carpet is like sports to us, red carpet fashion as a whole is always lukewarm […]

margaret howell s/s 2014

    this weekend was a warm one in new york and people got very excited. i saw bare legs and short skirts and there was still snow on the ground. but it made me realize that though we have had a long winter and it’s not done, spring is coming and i haven’t really […]

geddit girl

any woman that can get away with dressing like an prisoner from the 1940’s and still look amazing gets a quadruple thumbs up! teach us! show us the way! geddit! -maria

geddit girl

as much as i adored a’detacher’s a/w 2014 collection the best runway look belonged to the line’s designer, mona kowalska. we have championed her unique style before and it is my personal sartorial inspiration for this year. can you blame me? peep her flawlessness and be inspired as well.  -maria

happy valentine’s day

happy valentine’s day from the four of us. we love you april, chantel, kim and maria

public school does womenswear

as huge fans of public school, we were more than overjoyed to hear that they were venturing into womenswear. since there is a core tomboy element to how we dress here are miette, menswear interpretations of women’s clothing is almost always met with hand claps (see patrik ervell, tim coppens, etc). we had the pleasure to […]