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Fall 2018 Fashion Finds From Your Jophiel Team

It’s mid-Summer and you know what that means – time to start planning your Fall wardrobe!  Everyone loves the change of season because with this usually comes a shopping trip to Jophiel!  Fall is without a doubt our favorite season here... all the layering, rich colors, and texture. Let us introduce you to some of our favorite Fall 2018 fashion trends. Jophiel Team Pick: Sympli Frame V-Neck Tunic Why? This tunic is sleek, sophisticated, comfortable and so easy to wear.  The vegan leather trim gives this classic style a modern twist.  Our favorite thing... this tunic comes in a travel-friendly matte jersey, so pack it up and take it on your next adventure!   How would you style it? We would style this tunic over a pair...

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Designer Grade - Sympli

Jophiel’s Designer Grade series is an in-depth look into the process and inspiration that creates and sets each of our carefully selected designers apart. We strive to provide you a variety of collections that are sure to connect with ones’ desire to look and feel fashionably fabulous. To enhance your Jophiel experience we are introducing you to the Sympli collection, designed to ensure every woman feels that fashion has been created with her mind. Sympli is a Canadian design house founded by Jan Stimpson in 1999 on her quest to find the perfect tee. This quest proved to be very challenging, but out of this challenge, Stimpson was inspired to create a collection that focused on simplicity and an honest fit. Her...

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Effortless Perfection

As a member of the “behind the scenes” team at Jophiel, I am in awe of the extensive knowledge that our seasoned stylist(s) possess. Our stylists know just what to do when it comes to customizing garments to meet the needs of the clientele.  There are countless tailoring solutions- gowns shortened, pants hemmed, pockets removed, sleeves adjusted, darts added, etc. This recognition ensures that our clients have a custom fit with little worry of garment malfunction. To learn more about the alterations process, I sat down with Nancy Stuck, Stylist & Vice President of Sales and Merchandising. What factors go into knowing if an item needs alterations? "It depends on the client’s body type.  Every client has individual challenge(s) when...

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Designer Grade With Emmelle

Seeking to provide designers and collections that not only make you look great but feel confident about wearing, Jophiel is proud to introduce you to Emmelle, a luxury ready to wear collection. Enjoy the newest in our series Designer Grade. Founder and Designer Mi Jong Lee is dedicated to the traditions of New York's Garment District and is proud to have every collection designed and made by hand in their New York atelier.  {{show_1}} Lee’s transcontinental upbringing and passion for architecture and art have provided her with continued inspiration for her creations, apparent in her innovative and quality prints, textures, and fabrics imported from Europe and Japan.  Emmelle and Lee celebrate the authentic and modern spirit of a woman, cultivating style...

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Americana

With the upcoming Memorial Day weekend and Fourth of July right around the corner, I have been thinking about summer, Americana style. According to Wikipedia, Americana is defined as Americana are artifacts, or a collection of artifacts, related to the history, geography, folklore and cultural heritage of the United States. Defined as materials and things concerning or characteristic of The United States of America; broadly, its culture.[1][2] As a stylist and owner of a women’s fashion boutique, I think of Americana as red, white and blue, patriotic in theme, and a sense of expressing our American heritage.  With the diversity of our great nation's people and cultural backgrounds, Americana becomes broader to embrace the different flavor of personal culture.  So,...

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