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Not-So-Basic Black Edit

When it comes to colorful prints and embroideries, spring is the time to go bold. The Johnny Was aesthetic has always been one of opulent details, kaleidoscopic color palettes and bohemian luxe. For spring, we…

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Recent Posts
  1. Mother’s Day Gift Guide

    There’s never just one reason you love your mom, grandmother, or the person who had an impact on your life, and that’s why we think Mother’s Day is a genuine celebration. These women are nurturing,…

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  2. Bold, Beautiful Red

      Red is the most showstopper color of them all. From a bright cardinal to a cool burgundy and even a fiery fuchsia, it signifies love, happiness and also compliments every skin tone. Wearing red…

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  3. Everyday is Earth Day

      Really, isn’t every day earth day? It should be. At Johnny Was, we are forever inspired by the world and all its natural wonders, and are also exploring eco-friendly design methods with our Calmé…

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  4. Spring Picnic Edit

    The days are longer, temps are climbing, and we are all more than ready to head outside. There are few things more idyllic than an afternoon picnic. As cookbook author and al fresco dining pro,…

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  5. Coztal Azul – Sand, Swim, and Resort

      For the past year we’ve been counting down the days till we could start planning a weekend getaway or vacation; poring over travel sites, and creating Pinterest boards of tropical beaches (WFH gave some…

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  6. Game, Set, and Match

    Head-to-toe dressing seems to conjure up images of strict suits and 9-to-5 tailoring, but the new wave of matching is all about laid back elegant and effortless chic. The silhouettes are less structured, the prints…

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  7. Trend Report – Spring Whites

    The allure of a white spring dress is timeless. It conveys elegance while at the same time it also feels relaxed. For our Spring Collection, we designed a refined capsule of white clothes from dresses to…

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  8. International Women’s Day – Our Inspirations

    It’s time to celebrate some of our favorites. March is Women’s History Month and the 8th is International Women’s Day, so what better time to showcase some of the women we admire. Especially in this…

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  9. Spring’s Coziest Must-Have – New Printed Blankets

    The allure of being at home has definitely increased over the last year. Aside from the obvious need for extra space and comfort with working-from-home and social distancing, many of us have come to appreciate…

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