Ashlei is a biology student who has outgrown the “comfy” student style – she loves to dress to impress. In fact, we learned that Ashlei doesn’t even own a pair of tennis shoes because she’s always wearing heels! We appreciate her head-to-toe chic style, don’t you?
“I love dresses because they’re so girly,” Ashlei told Go Girl, “I love to dress up everyday.”
Boots, Dress, & Jacket: Forever 21
Bag: Louis Vuitton
Watch: Michael Kors
Kate lives in Los Angeles, where she works in marketing for a cosmetics company. We met her while she was in town visiting with family for the holiday. We loves her pink jacket and sparkling jewelry!
“I like the creative side of things,” she told Go Girl. “I actually painted a portrait of my boss’s cat for her for Christmas!”
Jacket: New York & Company
Jillian’s passion is photography; specifically, shooting beautiful landscapes. The state of Oregon has many beautiful landscapes, and Jillian told Go Girl about her latest adventure to photograph the Oneonta Gorge – which you have to wade up a creek to get to! When she’s not on a photo adventure you can find Jillian shopping with friends or playing tennis.
“I would say that my style is young business casual,” she told Go Girl, “I wear a lot of black. I’m not really into the hipster style. I like a classic look.”
Bag: Salvatore Ferragamo
Go Girl saw Soo while she was shopping with her sister in Westwood, by UCLA. Soo is a math and econ student, and will be graduating early from her program. Soo says her parents keep her motivated in her life!
“I like to wear unusual socks and shoes and experiment with that”, says Soo, “I also dress for my shorter stature, and wear clothes that compliment that.”
Shirt: Brandy Melville
Skirt and Socks: Urban Outfitters
Shoes: Sam Edelman
Amy is visiting Portland with her husband for the holiday, and we caught up with her at the mall doing some last-minute shopping. This San Francisco native works in advertising for a food and beverage magazine! An adamant bargain shopper, Amy describes her style as thrifty (but in a good way)!
“I like to get my basics at T.J Maxx or H&M,” she told Go Girl, “I accompany the basics with a really nice, more expensive piece.”
Boots: Vince Camuto
Leggings & Scarf: Forever 21
Sweater: T.J Maxx
Isabel stands out from the crowd! This career-driven hair stylist loves to wear bright colors to match her outgoing personality. She says her style is her own, and is ever-evolving. What’s her favorite thing about her style? Her hair!
“I love my hair,” she told Go Girl, “I wanted to have a “cotton candy poodle mop”, and that’s what I got!”
Coat: Forever 21
Go Girl met Chastity in Portland as she finished up her holiday shopping with her sister. Her style is a mix of current brands and classic vintage pieces. This girl loves to shop for treasures at local thrift stores, and happily describes her style as “vintage chic”!
“I love to look like I’m wearing expensive clothes,” she told Go Girl. “But I’m not paying much for it. I got this awesome vintage jacket for only $12!”
Jacket: Vintage from The Red Light
Earrings & Hat: H&M
Watch: Michael Kors
Bag: Louis Vuitton
Carly says she doesn’t fit into any specific style stereotype. She likes to dress in a mix of classic/timeless with a bit of funky tossed in. Just one look at Carly and you can tell that she can pull off any style because this girl has confidence.
One of her favorite hobbies is running because it’s relaxing, it’s great exercise, and she gets to eat anything she wants! She used to run for fun, but her dad encouraged her to start running marathons with him. “Running solves all my problems,” she told Go Girl, “There isn’t much that a nice long run can’t fix.”
Boots: Lucky Brand
Leggings: Paige Denim
Denim Shirt: J.Crew
Go Girl Jasmine aspires to have her own fashion line one day, and will be applying to FIDM soon! At the moment, she is in school for business. Jasmine says her fashion inspiration is Joan Smalls, because of her classic beauty.
“I strive to be great in everything that I do, even if it is just going to the grocery store!” said Jasmine. We love that enthusiasm!
Jeans: Forever 21
Go Girl saw Nicole waiting on a friend in West Hollywood – and we learned it was her birthday, too! Nicole is a self proclaimed “60s girl” who says that Old Hollywood is her fashion inspiration. And she rocks it well, we think.
“Creating is what motivates me in life!” Happy Birthday, Nicole… keep up the great look!
Shoes: Sam Edelman
Necklace: Birthday Present
Betsy loves to dress in a way that is comfortable, cute and a little quirky! She’s a student studying biology, and hopes to eventually go into pre-med or public health. Go Betsy!
“When I get dressed in the morning, I look for something that I will be comfortable wearing all day,” she told Go Girl. “I love wearing prints with neutrals or black.”
Pants: Old Navy
Dress: Urban Outfitters
Bag: Betsey Johnson
Charissa is a classic beauty with a classic style; she favors brands like J.Crew, Banana Republic, and Kate Spade. Charissa is a private banker who gets to help families manage their savings. On her free time she loves to enjoy all that the Northwest has to offer, from the mountains to the coast. She also loves checking out new restaurants and fashion blogs.
“What I think is fabulous right now is Blair, from Atlantic Pacific,” Charissa told Go Girl. “She has such a great eye, and the style is chic and innovative.”
Boots: Enzo Angiolini
Coat: J Crew
Bag: Kate Spade
Go Girl met Malini as she was finishing up her Christmas shopping at a local mall in Portland. Although her outfit looks like it might break the bank, she says the entire look only cost her about $150! We love beauty on a budget!
A fan of travel, we asked Malini where in the world she loved the most: “I really like the Bahamas,” she told Go Girl. “The atmosphere is nice, the people are friendly; it’s a little piece of heaven.”
Boots: Steve Madden
Scarf: Charlotte Russe
Coat: Forever 21
Jenn owns her own event planning and interior design company called Twofold LA! Go Girl spotted Jenn running to a lunch with a friend and brought along her sweet pup, Dauphine. Jenn is originally from Orange County, but moved to L.A. to reach her business goals.
“My fashion inspirations are people, vintage, and mixing and matching new and old. I am motivated in my business by the hustle of it all, and this city!”
Pants: J. Crew
Shoes: Doc Martens
Agnes is a manager at a clothing store in downtown Los Angeles, and has amazing style! She is motivated by the creative process; it’s what gets her up in the morning!
“Normally, I am so inspired by fashion designers such as Philip Lim and menswear in general!” Agnes told Go Girl.
Top, Pants, Shoes: Zara
Collared Shirt: Thom Browne
Watch: La Mer
Lipstick: M.A.C in Russian Red
Janelle stood out in the street in her pin-up style dress and hair! She looked flawless while Christmas shopping for her boyfriend. Janelle is a self-described “jack of all trades”, and in addition to being in school to become a flight attendant, she is also an art director and model!
Janelle told Go Girl: “I love fashion from the 1900s into the 1980s!”
Dress: Forever 21
Fur Shawl: Thrifted
Wallet: Lounge Fly
Jill studied fashion merchandising in college, and is currently working in retail. She has a creative eye for design, and hopes to utilize her skill in her career. She loves interacting with people and helping them find the perfect outfit. Her closet is full of basics pieces that she can add flashy details or accessories to. Jill’s favorite thing about her outfit today? Her scarf.
“I love this leopard scarf because it’s thin and lightweight,” she told Go girl. “I like to wear clothes that are loose fitting and has flow to it.”
Boots, Top, & Leggings: Nordstrom
Sweater & Scarf: H&M
Netsi is a nurse who is passionate about helping people; she says the best part of her job is the rewarding feeling she gets when she can provide comfort to a patient. She describes her style as high fashion, but with her own unique twist. She loves designer brands, and isn’t afraid to make a bold statement.
“I’ve been really into black and gold together this winter,” she told Go Girl. “In the summer I like to wear bright colors, like orange and red.”
Boots & Necklace: Vince Camuto
Leggings & Top: Nordstrom
Sweater: Michael Kors
Bag & Earrings: Tory Burch
Bulgaria native Silvia is a nursing student with a passion for fashion. Her bubbly personality makes it easy for her to make friends, which works perfectly for her since she’s such a social butterfly.
“I love to wear a sleek, all-black, high fashion look,” she told Go Girl.
Dress & Jacket: Macy’s
Necklace: Vince Camuto
Watch: Michael Kors
Meet Merry, lover of black and bold! She was beach-bound at Ruby’s Diner when we found her, wanting to see the water while enjoying a milkshake! She tells us at Go Girl she love spontaneity and always up for her next adventure!
“I keep it simple, usually always wearing black or groovy patterns. I wear what feels right to me.”
Sunglasses and Harem Pants: Topshop
Tank: Brandy Melville
Jaclynn caught our eye; we fell in love with her vibrant blue sweater and fresh, simple style! Jaclynn is a philosophy writer, and also works as a retail associate part time.
“I like to keep my clothes minimal. I wear what I like and roll with it!” Jaclynn told Go Girl. “I also love Go Girl, its my favorite brand of energy drink!” We are so glad to hear it, Jaclynn!
Sweater: Western Connection, thrifted
Shirt: Old Navy
Jeans: Urban Outfitters
Boots: El Pacino
Taylor says she likes to dress comfortably, but with color, pattern, and texture. She is the manager of The Meadow, a local shop that sells gourmet salt, chocolate, and flowers, and she told us that she works best in relaxing atmospheres… which is why she loves her job so much!
“This shop is an awesome environment,” she told Go Girl, “When I come to work in the morning, it makes me happy.”
Scarf: American Apparel
Anna is the marketing and social media maven at local Portland jewelry design company Betsy & Iya. Her coworkers describe Anna as a happy-go-lucky person with an infectious smile. She is a lover of pop culture and has a passion for jewelry and fashion.
“Social media is fun for many reasons,” she told Go Girl, “It’s such an easy and quick way to communicate and share ideas!”
Tights: Forever 21
Scarf: Back Talk
Jewelry: Betsy & Iya
Go Girl saw Stephanie in her funky, fashionable outfit in Downtown Los Angeles! Stephanie is a fashion forward, creative woman who rocks her own style! As a literary writer, you can see that she has a great imagination that translates into her clothing choices!
“I bought this dress second hand, and I cut the bow off the back and put it in my hair!” Fabulous innovation Stephanie, we love it!
Jacket: Vintage Levi’s