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Stress-Free Holiday Style

Between work parties, family gatherings and cocktail soirees, this time of year can feel like one big “what am I going to wear” session staring into your closet. To streamline your holiday style, we’ve broken…

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Recent Posts
  1. Some of our favorite looks for Valentine’s Day

    Whether it’s an intimate dinner with a  significant other or a tête à tête with longtime best friend, getting a little dressed up for dinner is often as fun as actually leaving the house. To…

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  2. Poolside State of Mind

        When it came to our swim line, we heard you. After years of packing our luxe separates for every vacation from Oceanside in Maine to wandering the souks in Morocco, the wait was…

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  3. Kimonos are Winter’s Must-Have

    Ellamo Embroidered Kimono and Hirsch Velvet Crop Pant If there’s one piece of clothing that is synonymous with Johnny Was, it’s the kimono. From our limited edition one-of-a-kind custom kimonos to our current collections of…

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  4. Fall’s Not-So-Basic-Black

    Slater Maxi Wrap Dress While we love expounding on the creativity and bold allure of clashing colors, there’s no denying the timeless appeal of black. In cooler temps, black takes on an added charm, perfect…

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  5. The Sandals of Summer

    There’s a quote that goes, “you can’t buy happiness, but you can buy shoes and that’s kind of the same thing.” Of course, we’re not negating the power of living with intention, kindness and curiosity,…

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  6. Our Picks for Timeless Styles that work on Every Body

    Finding your style can be a tricky thing—on one hand we all have our version of a “uniform,” those go-to pieces that feel great and get us out the door in minutes. Then there’s the…

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  7. Four Essential Accessories to Complete your Look

      When it comes to your style, it’s important to understand the difference in staple accessories and seasonal ones. The staple items, the essentials, aren’t often trendy. They’re tried, true, and time-tested pieces that never…

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  8. Johnny Was Most Versatile Outfits for Travel

    When it comes to travel, dressing for comfort is key. Of course, your personal style and fashion also matter, but not at the cost of comfort. Luckily, our designers keep comfort at the forefront of…

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  9. Must Have Looks For NYE

    Just as important as what you’re going to do for NYE, is what you’re going to wear for the occasion. Of course, there are the classics: the glitter, shimmer, and metallic. But there are also…

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