Docs + MONTMARTE TOP + BAYLIE SHORTS = COOL

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There are those times AFGG finds an awesome outfit that's typically not what we post about. Many of our featured items usually "break the bank"....so we've been told. Not this time! We're totally rocking this "affordable" look with Dr. Martens, Minkpink (Montmarte Top) and Sam & Lavi (Baylie Shorts...florals are still big this season).  How much coolness can you handle in … [Read more...]

A Blast from The Past…Dr. Martens Follows In His Footsteps

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Years ago everyone...kids and adults (mostly kids) had to have Dr. Martens affectionately known as Doc Martens. If you didn't you were behind the eight ball...probably shouldn't have even shown up at school. I remember I had burgundy Docs that I wore with rolled jeans and short skirts with tights. If you had Docs...you had it going on and you knew you were ultra-cool. (my son … [Read more...]

Nepal Downtown…Ready for Fall

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Are you ready to start shopping this season's hottest shirts? Are you ready to rock these fabulous sporty style shirts now that fall is on it's way? We are!!! This is the season for plaid and checks...looking ultra cool and comfy. These shirts from NEPAL are the perfect complement paired with destroyed skinny jeans, leather leggings or fitted sweats. Nepal's DOWNTOWN Printed … [Read more...]

Proenza Schouler’s Dress Styles Perfectly with Tomorrow’s Necklace Giveaway on AFGG!

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Tomorrow...A Few Goody Gumdrops and PONO will be giving away a stunning ombre-effect curb-chain necklace. We think PONO's eye-catching necklace is the perfect way to rock to Proenza Schouler's Flocked Print Cutout Dress...not to mention how much we're obsessed with this dress.The shades of the necklace are sure to bring out and compliment the design of Proenza's stylish … [Read more...]

Leather Jackets Are Expensive: Can You Achieve the Same Look with Rocking Leather Bags?

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For a good 50 years and counting, the leather jacket has been an icon of American counterculture. You don’t have to be a Hell’s Angel (or anywhere close) to appreciate the fashion awesomeness of a well-made leather jacket, but these pieces can be quite pricey if you opt for the most haute couture versions. Today, we’re going to explore four biker jacket inspired leather bags … [Read more...]

RAILS x DSquared2 Denim=Effortless “Normcore” So Roll Up Those Sleeves!

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Comfy flannel tops are the best example of easy "normcore" style. Normcore is the "new normal" of dressing. Really no different than WE'VE been dressing for years. Just "breathing new life" into an already existing style of dressing and new term for the fashion industry. It's basically comfy and casual pieces...lightweight flannel shirts with ripped or patched jeans. I'm all … [Read more...]

Ready for “Cool” Isabel Marant Etoile & The Normcore Trend

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The other day we excitedly explained the new term/trend "normcore" to our readers. Normcore is setting the style and we're thrilled! To refresh your memory...normcore is used to describe the "new normal" of dressing...looking cool while maintaining a comfy everyday style. You're basically looking fashionable without really trying. The trick is not to look sloppy in comfy … [Read more...]

Just What is Normcore? It’s Exactly How Betsy Dresses Everyday!

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Normcore is the new term used to describe the new normal of dressing. It's so me and we're beyond thrilled this casual look is the "in" way to dress. We've been doing this for years!!! They probably had me in mind when "coming up" with this new terminology. I love it. This is how we roll (out of bed) everyday...jeans, sneakers, oversized tops and sweatshirts!!!!!! The trick is … [Read more...]

In the Swing Of Things with Prada’s Peep Toe Bootie

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I'm chompin at the bit for these dark brown suede booties with the stiletto heel. The past three years, the Prada shoe collection has done nothing for me. Have barely looked. This season's collection has really caught my eye and excitedly so. I'm in love with these fringe boots. I'm sure you know that FRINGE is so big for fall...BANGS (tons of fringe across the forehead) … [Read more...]