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Print Shop: How to Pair and Wear Patterns

Katina Velvet Bolero and Nixie Blouse When it comes to patterns and embellishments, we are like the classic Carly Simon song–nobody does it better.  Every collection is seasoned with the freshest prints in bold hues,…

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Recent Posts
  1. Black Friday Made Easy

    It’s Thanksgiving weekend and that means two things: endless festivities and sweet treats from now until New Year’s Eve, and it’s time to get serious about holiday shopping. The good news is that as a…

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  2. Holiday Chic Johnny Was Style

    Everyone’s version of “home for the holidays” is slightly different. For some, it’s a winter wonderland with snowfall and roasting chestnuts, and for others, like all of us in Southern California, it’s a little more…

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  3. Living Luxe: It’s all about Velvet for Fall

    The look and feel of velvet continues to capture our hearts and closets this fall—this luxury fabric manages to straddle the line between classic glamour and easy allure; a new option for the day while…

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  4. Fall Forecast: Our Calmé Collection Goes Deeper

    We first launched our sustainable and chic collection called Calmé last year, and the response has been overwhelming for this line of understated classics that features organic fibers and low-impact dyes. Fabrics like cotton/bamboo blends,…

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  5. The Women of JW Pick Their Fall Essentials

    On any given day, most of the women who work at Johnny Was are also wearing Johnny Was. One of the best parts of strolling through the hallways of our Los Angeles headquarters and popping…

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  6. Vacation Ready: Beach Bag Essentials

    Alaura Blouse Stevie Sunglasses We are big on travel.  Our last two catalogs were shot on the sandy shores of Australia, and our monthly collections find inspiration from every corner of the globe. “Travel is…

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  7. Dream Jeans: Our New Summer Denims

    (From left to right) –Cropped Skinny Jean –Blossom Boyfriend Jean –Skinny Jean –Boyfriend Jean Regardless of personal style, everyone (and we mean everyone) has at least a few pairs of jeans in their closet. For…

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  8. Spring Looks For Every Woman

      There’s something about Spring which has us feeling inspired, refreshed and full of new ideas. It’s a time of newness, shedding layers and adding lots and lots of color to your environment and your…

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  9. Johnny Was Guide To New Season Chic

    Autumn is finally upon us, which means it’s time to indulge in pumpkin spice and everything nice (especially new fall clothes). In honor of sweater weather, we’re offering up a seasonal guide on how to…

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