Wednesday, November 10, 2010
twiGs 1-2-3 SalE starts this Saturday!
you know the drill:
1 item = 10% OFF
2 items = 20% OFF
3 or more items = 30% OFF entire purchase!
We still have lots of Fall and Winter denim, cords, flannel
-shop early for best selection-
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Come to our Pop-Up! Shop this weekend October 23rd & 24th in Williamstown!
We're bringing the best of our Fall fashion to Williamstown --denim, cords, comfy sweaters, yummy flannel, layering pieces, dresses, from cool brands like vince, AG, Joe's, Splendid, Velvet, Citizens of Humanity, C & C California, Current/Elliott, Stewart & Brown and more....
who: twiGs, Lenox, MA
what: Pop-Up! Shop
where: Harrison Gallery, 39 Spring Street, Williamstown
when: Saturday, October 23 5-8pm, Sunday October 24 12-3pm
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Friday, May 28, 2010
I've been looking for natural beauty products for twiGs for a while and I think I've found them! Introducing... A Beautiful Life natural nail polish. This polish comes in edgy, modern colors and has NO DBP, toluene or formaldehyde. It is non-toxic, soy based, long lasting and best of all... safe for kids. And even the packaging is recyclable.
Thursday, May 27, 2010
Friday, May 21, 2010
t- Before moving to the Berkshires, your NYC store, Martin, in the East Village was a real success. The New York Times wrote that you had "a cult-like customer base which included Sarah Jessica Parker, Sofia Coppola and scores of other stylish New Yorkers." Why did you close up shop and move?
A- It was basically a lifestyle decision. I knew I could come back to it if I was close enough to the city.
t- And you did come back to it. You re-launched Martin in Fall '08. What are your design influences?
AA-I like to take a basic and give it a modern or interesting twist. Take a basic tee and make it in an unexpected fabric or put a pleat in an unexpected place.
t- What is the best fashion advice you ever got?
AA-It's more of an observation over time. I like when things aren't so put together - like the french term "jolie-laide" or unconventionally pretty. Like pairing old jeans with a tailored jacket. Diana Vreeland said "too much good taste can be boring."
t-Describe your personal style.
AA-Simple and comfortable with a touch of something chic. A liitle punk, hippie, classic.
t- Any style icons?
AA-I loved the way Bob Dylan looked in the 60's and 70's. He always had a cool downtown style but it was very classic too.
t-Biggest fashion mistake women make?
AA- Wearing clothes that don't fit.
t-Biggest fashion splurge?
AA- A coat from my favorite designer Dries van Noten.
t-White jeans after Labor Day?
AA- Definitely. White jeans are so chic.
t-Jeans: baggy or skinny?
t-Complete these sentences:
I wouldn't be caught dead wearing...
a sweat suit.
In high school I wore...
MC Hammer pants, high tops and red lipstick.
I feel best wearing...
skinny jeans, a tee shirt and heels.
t-Dress to impress...who?
AA- Myself. I dress to feel a certain way.