Vegan Fashion is the new Cool — An insight into online clothin Vegan shopping

Fashion industry is one such industry which has its own set of ups-and-downs more often than any other industry. It’s likely that one day you are at a shopping spree and within a week, you end up finding that everything you purchased is out of fashion. New ideas and innovations float the fashion industry more often than normal. Our clear online shop winner that offers vegan clothing is with variety of brands and friendly prices. Among many modifications to the current status quo, the idea of environment protection is on the rise nowadays. The concept has given rise to many new varieties of change worldwide impacting everything we do — from our eating and travelling to our working and …


Chicago – This week, all eyes are on Chicago and its consignment shops. From established shops that are borderline historic to top labels to e-commerce, these three consignment shops have it all down to a tee. Let’s just say Oprah’s not the best thing to come out of Chicago. Keep reading to see which stores made our list!

WHO: Elliott Consignment

WHERE: There are two locations: 2465 N. Lincoln Avenue and 3015 N. Broadway.

WHAT: This family-owned business has been around since 1996 and after huge success from its first store in Lincoln Park, opened a second location in Lakeview in 2001. Both locations stock up on major labels such as Marc Jacobs, Chanel, Diane von Furstenberg, Louis Vuitton and …


We are loving the wide choices of fresh bottoms this season such as maxis and colored denim, but the latter is our choice for this week’s Friday Frenzy. J Brand introduces new short and cropped lengths — Cut-Off Shorts, Mid-Rise Skinny Leg and Low-Rise Capri — ideal for any occasion this summer. Our top pick is Low-Rise Capri ($176) shown above in pale rose. Inspired by the late 60s, this Low-Rise Capri is styled with J Brand’s classic slim fit but with a cropped length. Wear it with your favorite flats or pumps, then complete your look with a fab blouse and you are ready for your next adventure with your girlfriends or boo. Shop now at Follow J …


Barbour Jackets from left to right: Black International Polar Quilt Jacket, $278.85; Winter White Honour Wool Trench Coat, $493.35; Black National Trials Jackets, $493.35

World Wide Web – Summer isn’t over (that we know) but here at The Blay Report we like to think ahead. While you’re still enjoying the hot temps in your fab summer outfits, we’re already thinking about jackets for fall. We don’t mean anything too heavy; we just want that extra layer to keep us warm. But we also don’t want to look drab during the transitional season, especially when New York Fashion Week rolls out in September.

Enter My Wardrobe, “the premier destination for everyday luxury designer fashion for men and women.” You can expect …


We’re taking our road trip west to see the best of the Midwest’s consignment shop. First up is Milwaukee, Wisconsin!

Milwaukee, WI – As Wisconsin’s biggest city, Milwaukee has a lot to live up to. Not only does the city have amazing views of Lake Michigan, it’s also home to some great consignment stores. ‘Nistas, if you’re looking for eco-conscious shops that specialize in vintage wares, local designers, and even publishes its own e-newsletter, the city has got you covered. Keep reading to see which of Milwaukee’s best consignment shops made our list!

WHO: Rethique

WHERE: 190 North Broadway in the Third Ward

WHAT: Rethique is Milwaukee’s first boutique-concept store opened by Goodwill. While the two-year-old shop doesn’t consign, it …


The phrase “three’s a trend” hardly captures the amount of fame that celeb designer Dominique Auxilly has encountered since the line launched a few years ago. Ever since she made it into the design world, stars like Nicky Minaj, Angela Simmons, Kelly Rowland, Brandy Norwood, Kelly Choi, and Dawn Richards have stepped out in front of cameras in Auxilly designs. Auxilly even goes beyond her duties to dress her clients – she designed a custom dress, aptly named “Motivation,” just for Rowland’s promo shoot for her new album dropping this July. Who else recently wore an Auxilly piece? Keep reading to find out!Ice T’s wife, Coco. She wore an Auxilly piece to renew her vows to the rapper-turned-actor on their …


This city’s got more to offer than cars and great views!

Detroit – Besides being known as the Motor City and a major port city, we admit we didn’t know too much about Detroit until we read about the city’s fantastic vintage and consignment shops. From unique finds to store owners that know the true meaning of customer service, Detroit’s shops will keep Blaynistas coming back again and again! Keep reading to see our favorite vintage and consignment shops in the Detroit area!

WHO: Rachel’s Place
WHERE: 2124 Pine Street in Detroit
WHAT: In addition to having a great last name, owner Rachel Leggs stocks some pretty cool vintage clothes and furniture in her three-story shop. Shoppers can score pieces …