Meet Valerie Vargas, creator of the blog Modish Means.
What are some of your favorite looks this season; this season’s must haves?
Seventies inspired looks, faux fur, leather, wide-leg trousers, silk blouses and loafer heels.
What is the perfect Girls Night Out outfit?
Anything that makes you feel comfortable and confident!
What are great ways to incorporate aqua and violet into your wardrobe?
Aqua and violet could be a great color-block combination, or you could use each color individually to add a pop of color to an outfit. The key with brighter colors is to mix them with neutrals. Pair a great aqua top with a great pair of jeans and a nude heel.
How would you describe the overall style of Dallas?
Dallas women aren’t afraid to dress up! They go all out, whether it’s date night or a GNO, the represent classy chic at its best.
What are some of your favorite accessories?
Red lipstick, a long necklace and a confident attitude.
Who are your favorite designers right now?
Elizabeth and James, Tibi, Winter Kate, Halston Heritage and 2bRych.
Every girl loves a killer pair of heels, what are your favorite pair of shoes and why?
My Pour La Victoire Irina black patent-leather pumps. They are classic, yet edgy.
What trend needs to be over?
Pajama dressing. I’m not a fan of taking silk pajamas or anything related to the bedroom, outside of the bedroom.
Who is the one upcoming designer we should know about?
Mike Gonzalez, an LA-based designer that does street chic apparel.