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I’ve been a fan of StyleLikeU for years and used to voraciously consume all the videos showcasing people and their incredible, individual style. I realized the other day that it had been a couple of months since I had last visited the site. Needless to say, I was immediately reminded of how thrilling it is to see and hear people being completely and unabashedly themselves. Lately, it seems that everywhere you look when it comes to street style and personal style blogs, you see people regurgitating the same trends, the same looks, even the same shoes. Which is all fine and dandy but not particularly inspiring. I love when we embrace our idiosyncrasies and personal style. I’m enthralled with the videos below because the people jump off the screen –...


April 11, 2012


There is an image that I saw on the cover of New York Magazine last year and I immediately loved and felt drawn to. The issue was about the history of vertical apartment living lifestyle in New York. And on the cover was a picture of Diane von Furstenberg from the 1970s where she is lounging on the bed in her unapologetically pink bedroom wearing one of her infamous wrap dresses with one leg propped up on the bed. As a result, her wrap dress has opened at her hip/crotch area and you can glimpse white underwear peeking out. However, Diane is unconcerned about whether she is exposed or not because she is preoccupied with a bunch of papers on the bed. In between her fingers, a gold pen is...