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An Interview with Boutique Milliner Emily Hagen

The Luca Hat by MLE Hagen, as featured in the Spring 2014 JWLA/3J Workshop Lookbook (Photos: Olivia Malone)   Emily Hagen is the creative mastermind behind boutique hat brand MLE HAGEN. A hat from her…

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Recent Posts
  1. Johnny Was Hand-Made Silk Kimonos

    The Making of Johnny Was Silk Kimonos Designer Biya Ramar has created this bohemian chic, reversible kimono for the Johnny Was Collection.  Inspired by the stories and traditions of the Orient along her travels, Biya…

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  2. Valentine’s Day Weekend Getaways

      Valentine’s Day this year falls on a Friday – so why not turn it in to Valentine’s Weekend? A romantic weekend getaway will give you and your partner ample opportunity to relax, reconnect, and…

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  3. How To Care For Your Johnny Was Silk Scarf

    SHOP THIS LOOK: Johnny Was Palisade Scarf . Our Signature Scarves are made of 100% fine silk, a beautiful and luxurious material that is also very delicate. Silk requires special attention to guarantee its longevity….

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  4. An Interview with Model Amanda Griffith

    Spring 2014 JWLA / 3J Workshop Lookbook featuring Amanda Griffith SHOP THE LOOK: JWLA New Arrivals . In honor of Australia Day this past weekend, we sat down with one of our favorite Aussies, Amanda…

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  5. Retail Scenes: Palo Alto Store Now Open!

      . December 2013 marked the opening of our Palo Alto store at the Stanford Shopping Center, our largest store yet! With full-length glass windows in the front and extra-high ceilings, this space is airy,…

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  6. How to wear your Johnny Was Silk Signature Scarf

    Step 1: Fold scarf into a triangle. Step 2: Place triangle in front of neck. Step 3: Wrap ends around back. Step 1: Lay scarf flat. Step 2: Tie opposite ends together. Step 3: Place…

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  7. Which Johnny Was Halloween Costume is your favorite? Tell us and WIN it!

    Submit your choice for a chance to win the entire costume!  Comment on this post by Monday, October 29th, 9am PST, with your costume choice and why you LOVE it.  A winner will be chosen the…

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  8. The California Surf Project

    Chris Burkard, a photographer, and Eric Soderquist, a professional surfer, are two Southern California natives who dropped their every day lives, loaded up a VW bus and left town to pursue their passion: surfing.  The…

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  9. A Color Story: Deep Plum, Eggplant and Merlot.

    Fall is here whether we want it to be or not. For most of the country leaves are changing, weather is crisper and change is in the air. Here in Los Angeles we are having…

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