Prints On Prints On Prints On…

Proving there’s no such thing as too much, this ’07 Vogue Italia editorial masterfully mixes blooming florals, psychedelic swirls, and dizzying graphics with sky-high hair and tattooed limbs – creating a trippy, haute couture collage that may cause print-on-print daydreams.

Mix Master

It’s no secret that we’re having a serious love affair with mixed prints, and apparently we’re not alone. Whether you want to go graphic in spots and stripes, get fresh in head-to-toe florals, or take a walk on the wild side in animal prints – here are a few of our favorite ways to mix things up.

Irina Lazareanu

(Cover Magazine via pop disorder, marieclaire.it)

Irina Lazareanu isn’t just another piece of eye candy, but a force of nature as unforgettable as her appearance. Although she has walked the world’s most prestigious runway shows and been the muse for the likes of Karl Lagerfeld and Nicolas Ghesquière of Balenciaga, Rini’s talents – as close friends call her – don’t end in the fashion sphere. The multi-faceted model has written songs for Pete Doherty’s Babyshambles, and is now embarking on a tour with her latest musical project, Operation Juliette.

We were thrilled when she took some time out of her busy schedule to talk to us about her life, style, and inspirations.

Ambre Clavel Dreams In Watercolor

It was love at first sight when we Tumbl’d upon Ambre Clavel’s candy-coated illustration of our coveted Sugar High Blouse. The 23-year-old French illustrator and architect has been drawing since she was a little girl, and recently started sharing her love of fashion through dreamy watercolors and photo collages on her Tumblr blog.  So, we asked her to paint a few of her favorite Nasty Gal pieces for your swooning pleasure.

Meet Our Vintage Buyer, Liz!

It was so much fun talking to everyone during our first Chit Chat! We’re counting down the hours until our next live chat, this time with our Vintage Buyer, Liz! It will be this Thursday from 1-3 p.m. PST. While she’s gearing up to answer any and every question you may have about the best way to mix vintage into your outfits, shopping tips, and whatever you want to know about mining for vintage gold, we’ll first introduce her with five random facts:

Mix It Up

More is more is the motto for our latest lookbook. It’s all about playing around with bold prints, crazy color, dangerously rad spikes, and (almost) everything in your jewelry box. We’ve got everything you need to make sure you’re anything but a wallflower. Pile on our newest arrivals!