Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Adidas Sneaker Collection


I have amassed an arsenal of Adidas sneakers and I always get a ton of questions about where to get them. You should know that you can get the common ones like the black stripes or the all white ones in store or on the Adidas online store. You can even customize your shoes to change the texture or colors and make it uniquely yours. For more unique colors, it is better to search other sites for them. If you are living in the US, Footlocker stores are a good place to find rare colors and limited editions. Googling a simple search term like "gold adidas superstars" will give you results for these golden pair below as well as a couple of other designs that feature this gold color. If you have the model number of the shoes, that would also help to narrow down your search and provide you with more store links to obtain the shoes from.

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Model number: V24626

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Model number: 912833

These are an old model of superstars so they are not available anymore. If you do find them being sold on a shoe store, they are most likely fake. I was lucky enough to get them from a local reseller and it is seriously the best colorway because it's pink + unicorn!

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Model number: S81644

These holographic shoes were originally available on the Adidas store website but since have been sold out. You can now get it on eBay but as usual, do access the credibility of the sellers before making your purchase if you are picky on the item being authentic. These ones have an iridescent body that reflects the rainbow as you walk. How cool!


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Model number C77124

This is the classic pair that everyone has. I got mine from the Junior's section of the Adidas website so it was a bit cheaper! 

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Model number: B23644

I love pink so since this was also under the Juniors range, I had to pick up this rose pink color. It always looks maroon in my photos but I swear it is pink. They are also available on the Adidas website.

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Model number: S79416 

These copper ones with snake skin texture are getting harder to find. Footlocker still carries some but in large sizes like US 9 and above. I got mine from eBay so it is worth checking out. It is expensive, but that's what you get for a high demand product that is low in supply. 

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Model number: S75057 

I didn't really like these at first but they grew on me and I decided to get a pair. They are more expensive than usual though but it's all well worth it because they are also extra comfortable to wear. There is just something different about the fit and the way it feels when you walk in them. The metal toes just makes it more magical and it does not get in the way of walking even though that part of the shoe is stiff. The shoe is made of suede though, so it might be tougher to clean it if it gets dirty.

   
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Model number: S75125 

I saw this instock on the Adidas website and immediately purchased them. They go for $80 which is the same price as the classic black and white ones so why not? I'm just a bit disappointed that the shoe had some glue residue on the tongue and the tongue logo looked badly printed. They seriously should have gone with a silver tongue logo in my opinion. Otherwise, this shoe is seriously pretty and all sorts of sparkly. The glitter does not fall off but I do imagine crease lines from wear and tear won't look pretty :(

Too lazy to continue right now so watch the videos at the start of the post to see more of my shoe collection and where I got them from! 

Sunday, September 18, 2016

2016 Fall Looks for School

I wanted to title this post "Fall Trends" but it might be misleading because I'm not talking about runway looks - I still think they look ridiculous. I'm talking about something more wearable yet trendy and cute. 

These are trends based on my personal observations so no hate please. These photos are nabbed off my Instagram account @megoosta. The outfits are available on my shop www.megoostafashion.com.


Cropped Sweaters
They're a great transition piece for summer to fall or winter to spring. Whenever it's not too cold or not too warm, these are perfect to wear with shorts or jeans. They come in all sorts of designs but the one that is relatively new would be the scallop hemmed one. Kylie Jenner spotted an oversized cropped scallop sweater recently and you know that would surely become an upcoming trend. 




Lace Up Sweaters
We had lace up tank tops and lace up shirts during summer so why not carry over the lace up trend into fall and winter? It is always easy to sport a lace up top since the tie up details already make your outfit not-so-basic. Since there is so much going on top, I like to keep the bottoms simple with a pair of jeans or jeggings without distressing. 


Sweaters with fancy backs
Because sweaters will be the only things you wear throughout fall, you gotta be cute about it and get some sweaters with cute back designs. It could be a lace up design, a criss cross design like this one or a sweater with a graphic design on the back. We'll see what the clothing stores have to offer us. 

Bomber Jackets
Bombers are all the rage nowadays. It started some time in Spring and somehow managed to last all summer. No reason for it to go away now that it is getting colder! The latest trend of bombers have cute phrases written on the backs or front chest area. Patches or embroidery are also cute to add details to your outfit.




90s
Throw it back to the 90s in high necklines and bold stripes plus patches and pins everywhere! 'Nuff said.




Choker Shirts
The choker neckline is still in and if you'd like something different than the popular off shoulder choker look, cutout shirts that retain the high neckline are a cute way to go as well. 

Ripped Jeans
They were around last year and they are still around! I like my jeans skinny and not ripped to the point of destruction. Knee slits are always cute so play it up to your personal preference.


xoxo