Blog: Crossroads Style

September 14, 2022 Staff Style Spotlight: Sarah

Sarah wearing a fur lined jacket.

As part of our Staff Style Spotlight series, meet Sarah, a Buyer at Crossroads. We asked employees from our Irvine store to bring their style and star in our latest Crossroads photoshoot wearing their Crossroads finds. Read about Sarah’s personal style, favorite Crossroads finds and favorite thing about working at Crossroads.

Sarah wearing a fur lined jacket.

Tell us about your favorite Crossroads find.

I have yet to find my iconic Crossroads find, but I have hope it’s coming soon! I did find this two piece satin set that I screenshotted a while ago online. Manifestation!

What are you dying to see come into your Crossroads store?

I am dying to see vintage Chanel runway come into the store. A girl can dream!

Sarah wearing a fur lined jacket.

What are your fall closet essentials?

Leather jacket, leather pants, and chunky boots!

How would you describe your personal style?

I would describe my personal style as timeless. I’m really into finding pieces that will last me a long time, like a capsule wardrobe with some cool, different pieces.

Sarah and Mikayla wearing fall clothing sitting on a bed

What is your favorite thing about working at Crossroads?

My favorite part about working at Crossroads is being around all the cute clothes. I love seeing the new pieces we get in and seeing what I can snag (winky face). I also love all of my coworkers!

Top tips for selling at Crossroads?

Look on social media to see what is trending and see what everyone is wearing/buying, but also remember your own style! View our Selling Guide here.

Thanks for the Staff Style Spotlight, Sarah! As a Buyer, Sarah plays a crucial role by working with customers who come in to sell and selecting merchandise for the store. Do you love fashion? You should join our team!  Visit our Careers page to learn more about working at Crossroads.

September 7, 2022 Staff Style Spotlight: Christie

As part of our Staff Style Spotlight series, meet Christie, a Recruiter at Crossroads. We asked employees to bring their style and star in our latest Crossroads photoshoot wearing their Crossroads finds. Read about Christie’s personal style, favorite Crossroads finds and favorite thing about working at Crossroads.

Christie wearing a white blouse, gucci purse and dark blue jeans

Tell us about your favorite Crossroads find.

My entire sunglass collection!

What are you dying to see come into your Crossroads store?

Anything Ulla Johnson or Doen. The perfect Levi’s, already worn in and in my size. The Mansur Gavriel Cloud bag too!

Christie wearing a white blouse, gucci purse and dark blue jeans

What are your fall closet essentials?

Long, flowy dresses, classic blazers, ankle boots, and driving gloves.

How would you describe your personal style?

Modern romance with a bit of the California coastal vibe mixed in.

Christie wearing a white blouse, gucci purse and dark blue jeans

What is your favorite thing about working at Crossroads?

The amazing creative staff I get to see everyday as well as connecting with customers I’ve known for over a decade.

Top tips for selling at Crossroads?

Set aside a good amount of time to sell–we try our very best to service our clients quickly, but there may be a wait. Ask if your location has a drop off service, and use the Crossroads Waitlist App to get real time info about the line length and reserve your selling spot. Learn more about the app here.

Thanks for the Staff Style Spotlight, Christie! As a Recruiter, Christie has the important role in recruiting friendly, fashion loving individuals to join the Crossroads team! Do you love fashion? You should join our team!  Visit our Careers page to learn more about working at Crossroads.

July 27, 2022 Staff Style Spotlight: Bridget

Bridget Smiling in summer apparel

As part of our Staff Style Spotlight series, meet Bridget, a Buyer at Crossroads. We asked employees from our Costa Mesa store to bring their style and star in our latest Crossroads photoshoot wearing their Crossroads finds. Read about Bridget’s personal style, favorite Crossroads finds and favorite thing about working at Crossroads.

Bridget Smiling in summer apparel

Tell us about your favorite Crossroads find.

Naked Wolfe boots!

What are you dying to see come into your Crossroads store?

New Rock shoes!

Bridget and Gigi Smiling in summer apparel

What are your summer closet essentials?

Slip dresses, platforms, lace collared shirts, and white clothing.

How would you describe your personal style?

New age babushka meets y2k mean girl.

Bridget Smiling in summer apparel

What is your favorite thing about working at Crossroads?

My coworkers, the environment, and the pieces I come across.

Top tips for selling at Crossroads?

Ask questions and make sure you clear a good amount of time to sell as wait times can be long!

View our Selling Guide here.

Thanks for the Staff Style Spotlight, Bridget! As a Buyer, Bridget plays a crucial role by working with customers who come in to sell and selecting merchandise for the store. Sound like a job you’d love? Visit our Careers page to learn more about working at Crossroads.

July 20, 2022 Staff Style Spotlight: Brenna

Brenna smiling at the camera.

As part of our Staff Style Spotlight series, meet Brenna, a Lead Cashier at Crossroads. We asked employees from our Costa Mesa store to bring their style and star in our latest Crossroads photoshoot wearing their Crossroads finds. Read about Brenna’s personal style, favorite Crossroads finds and favorite thing about working at Crossroads.

Brenna putting sunglasses on a mannequin

Tell us about your favorite Crossroads find.

I have this long, floral, vintage dress with a slit up the side that helps me channel my inner Florence + the Machine.

What are you dying to see come into your Crossroads store?

I would love to see a vintage Kate Bush t-shirt. It’s not super exciting, but I’ve never seen one and if I am going to see it anywhere it’s going to be Crossroads.

Brenna and Olivia walking.

What are your summer closet essentials?

Long, flowy dresses! Perfect for keeping cool and looking glamorous.

How would you describe your personal style?

I love vintage, florals, and plaid. It varies between forest nymph and semi-frumpy academic from day-to-day.

Brenna putting clothes in a fitting room.

What is your favorite thing about working at Crossroads?

I love the people! My coworkers are so fun and it brings me great joy to work with them. I also appreciate Crossroads’ commitments to inclusivity and sustainability. These issues are really important to me and I love that my workplace shares my values.

Top tips for selling at Crossroads?

Check out the style guide and take note of what was bought in so you can get a better idea of what we are looking for. View our Selling Guide here.

Thanks for the Staff Style Spotlight, Brenna! As a Lead Cashier, Brenna is a knowledgeable cashier that can offer assistance and guidance to the team. Brenna also processes the amazing secondhand fashion that comes into their Crossroads. Sound like a job you’d love? Visit our Careers page to learn more about working at Crossroads.

July 13, 2022 Staff Style Spotlight: Laura

Laura wearing a pink suede jacket

As part of our Staff Style Spotlight series, meet Laura, a Floor Supervisor at Crossroads. We asked employees from our Irvine store to bring their style and star in our latest Crossroads photoshoot wearing their Crossroads finds. Read about Laura’s personal style, favorite Crossroads finds and favorite thing about working at Crossroads.

Laura browsing through clothing racks

Tell us about your favorite Crossroads find.

Reformation vera moda leather jacket retails for $300, I paid $95.

What are you dying to see come into your Crossroads store?

The perfect Chanel pink or blue tweed set.

Laura wearing pink jacket, pink shirt, black striped skirt and pink cowboy boots

What are your summer closet essentials?

Skirts! Pink, green, blue & black. One of each!

How would you describe your personal style?

From Legally Blonde Pink to “Welcome to the Black Parade” by My Chemical Romance to Emo Betsey Johnson.

Laura browsing through clothing racks

What is your favorite thing about working at Crossroads?

It doesn’t feel like work because I’m so close to everyone. It feels like family & home!

Top tips for selling at Crossroads?

Take a look at the style, launder your clothes, bring items in a basket or a tote (not trash bags)… it’s about the perception. Call the store! Every location is different. View our Selling Guide here.

Thanks for the Staff Style Spotlight, Laura! As a Floor Supervisor, Laura supervises daily tasks on the sales floor, assists in staff development and works hard to buy in the amazing items that our customers love. Sound like a job you’d love? Visit our Careers page to learn more about working at Crossroads.