Blog: Crossroads Style

MAY 22, 2015 BY SAMANTHA New In: Summer Dresses & Jumpsuits

It’s official! We are now buying for summer at all Crossroads locations!

Since you have a long weekend ahead, it’s the perfect time to do some final spring cleaning in your very own closet. Look for in-season items you’re ready to part with and bring them into one of our 32 locations or simply request a Crossroads Sell by Mail bag – because starting this weekend, we’re filling our stores with some amazing summer pieces.

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Jungle Print Jumpsuit, $35

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Embroidered Shift, $32.50

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Scarf Hem Midi Dress, $35

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Seersucker Day Dress, $32.50

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Peppermint Cut-Out Dress, $32.50

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Chambray Jumpsuit with Lace Detail, $36.50

MAY 8, 2015 BY SAMANTHA Trending: Unisex Backpacks

A well-made backpack is a wonderful thing. Perfect for music festivals or a quick walk down to your local farmer’s market, these bags are a favorite for men and women alike.

We’re committed this summer to utilitarian accessories, so naturally we’re all in on the backpack trend. Check out these ones, now available in Crossroads stores, and tell us which one is your favorite in the comments section below.

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Thick Stripe with Front Pocket, $42.50

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Tan Canvas Backpack with Zippers, $42.50

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Railroad Stripe, $42.50

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Jason is all over the backpack trend this season. I’ve seen him carry everything from leather backpacks to small canvas ones like these. He can’t seem to decide on just one!

MAY 5, 2015 BY JENNIFER BEILE Round Up: Summer Denim

The last thing I ever want to throw on in the summer is a pair of heavy jeans; the heat in Southern California is no joke! But my love for denim runs deep, and I end up wiggling myself into those skinnies, doing the little dance you all know you do. Lucky for us denim lovers, there are so many more options in style this season!

I’ve rounded up my favorite ways to wear summer denim, that won’t cause heat stroke or cause you to blend into the rest.

The Denim Dress

I have been collecting denim mini dresses like it is my job lately! They are so easy to throw on and accessorize for almost any occasion.

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The Denim One Piece

Ah, the one piece, the jumpsuit, even overalls! They are all having a moment this season and I am hopping right on the bandwagon.

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The Denim Jacket

Yes, it is a classic and like all classics, it can never fail. Summer nights can get breezy and denim jackets are the perfect lightweight layer to add to
any outfit!

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The Denim Skirt

It’s back and better than ever! Grab a high waist denim skirt to switch up your usual summer uniform.

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The Denim Pant

Of course, the classic jean will always be in style. I am loving the new shapes and cuts of denim for the summer!

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What is your favorite way to wear denim?

APRIL 24, 2015 BY MELANIE SUTRATHADA How to Style: Boyfriend Jeans

We’ve talked about how amazing boyfriend jeans can be more times than we can count. It’s hard not to when they can make an outfit look effortless when done right.

Here are some of our favorite ways to style boyfriend jeans this spring:

Pair them with a structured blazer for the perfect business casual look.

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Rock a striped top and cheetah print flats.

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Add a feminine flair to your boyfriend jeans with a floral top and a red lip.

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Take the look into spring or summer with a loose cotton tank.

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Get layering with lace for a flirty look.

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Pair it with a vintage-inspired top.

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What are your favorite ways to style boyfriend jeans?

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APRIL 21, 2015 BY SAMANTHA Celebrate Earth Day with Crossroads

Earth Day is April 22nd! To celebrate, Crossroads is creating awareness by sharing facts about how we recycle, reduce and re-use. Did you know that when you (r)evolve your wardrobe with Crossroads, you’re recycling your clothing back into closets across the country and keeping our landfills free of unnecessary textile waste?

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By shopping with Crossroads, you’re helping to save millions of gallons of water that would otherwise be used to generate textile mills worldwide in the creation of new clothing. Quite a staggering number, isn’t it?

And at Crossroads, we are proud that a number of our store locations are green certified by the cities they reside in, and we also have a Green Committee that meets regularly to discuss eco-friendly opportunities for our company. Many stores also host a bag donation program where every time a customer chooses not to take a plastic bag, we donate 5 cents to charities like the Environmental Defense Fund.

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So go ahead and give yourself a pat on the back! Whether your shopping or selling with us, it’s a win-win, and our planet thanks you.