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Designer Spotlight: Jeweler Pippa Small

There are few things more personal than a beautiful piece of jewelry; the intimate relationship we develop with a beloved accessory always feels like luxurious comfort. It’s the combination of sentimentality and the unique sartorial…

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Recent Posts
  1. Prelude to Fall—The Dress Edit

    While it may feel slightly premature to talk about the upcoming fall season, our latest collection features pieces that were designed with transitions in mind—the waning days of summer that turn into the shorter days…

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  2. Planning The Perfect Picnic

    Casual gatherings with good food and friends are one of the true pleasures of summer. Whether you’re throwing an outdoor birthday party, meeting some girlfriends for an afternoon catchup in the park, or just packing…

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  3. Our Favorite Holistic Hair Care

    We’ve become more mindful about what we put into our bodies—usually choosing organic produce and grass-fed proteins—so it’s about time we gave our hair the same type of love. Another brand that we’re excited to…

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  4. Long Weekend Denim

    Fireworks, BBQs and tried-and-true denim is the perfect embodiment of a July 4th weekend. While the first jeans in the US debuted in 1873 and were designed for rugged workwear, nowadays, denim has moved onto…

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  5. Big News! One of Our New Beauty & Wellness Favorites

      It only seemed a natural progression that we introduce beauty to Johnny Was–we’re completely thrilled to showcase a few of the creators and products that we can’t live without. It’s a curated collection of…

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  6. Day Trips in Activewear

    The Japanese have an activity they call “forest bathing”. It’s the practice of absorbing yourself in nature in a mindful way. No bathing involved, it’s simply the act of being in nature and immersing yourself…

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  7. Summer Trends: Timeless White and Blue

    Blue and white is quite possibly the chicest color combination of all time. From style icons like Jackie O. in her shift dress and Brigitte Bardot in her nautical-themed stripe tees, to the jacquard prints…

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  8. Trend Spotting : Get Your Greens

    We all love a leafy, summer salad, and this season, fashion took inspiration from the verdant greens found in nature with everything from a muted sage to a bold, deep forest. A little more unexpected…

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  9. Summer Pop-Up with Amanda Bond

    If you already own any of the pieces from Amanda Bond, you’ll know why her style resonates so well with Johnny Was. The effortless silhouettes, hand-dyed, natural fabrics are unique and made in Los Angeles,…

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