Blog: Crossroads Style

March 2nd, 2018 by Samantha Weaver Meet Sarah!

Please help me welcome Sarah to the Crossroads Style Council!

Sarah is a beauty and fashion blogger based out of Portland, Oregon. She loves sphinx cats and ’60s style and knows everything there is to know about owning and maintaining a pixie cut!



Sarah describes her look as classic, minimal and a li’l bit funky — and we can’t get enough of it!



Brunette, platinum, and everything in between—Sarah’s all about that #PixiePower, and we agree it’s stylish as hell.



From video tutorials to product advice, Sarah talks lip color, hair products, and at-home trims to help you achieve your hair and beauty goals.



There’s no need to dress like everyone else. It’s much more fun to create your own look.”

– Twiggy

 We’re looking forward to seeing how Sarah styles her next Crossroads find from our store on Hawthorne Blvd!
Welcome, Sarah!

February 27th, 2018 by Jennifer Beile 5 Activewear Brands That Will Inspire You to Work Out

Nearly three months into 2018, your fitness goals are still on track… but maybe you’re losing steam and getting a bit bored. Fitness isn’t just physical; your mindset has to be on the right track too. Something as simple as new, cute activewear may just be the bit of inspiration you’re looking for to keep kicking butt in (and out) of the gym!

It’s time to throw out that old sports bra you’ve been wearing since college and toss your old high school tee with permanent sweat marks. Give your workout gear a facelift with these functional and fashionable activewear lines.


1. Fabletics
Founded by actress and fitness buff Kate Hudson, this subscription-based activewear line has so many great prints and pre-coordinated sets!


2. Tory Sport
A performance activewear line by Tory Burch, Tory Sport combines fashion with active- and athleisure- wear so you can truly go from the yoga studio to brunch.



3. Core 10
This edgy Amazon activewear line will make you feel like you’ve conquered your workout before you’ve even started!


4. Onzie
This Los Angeles-based company has created the perfect activewear line: functional and fashionable in a range of colors and prints!


5. Stronger
It’s all in the name. Stronger has created an activewear line to inspire you towards the strongest version of yourself!



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February 22nd, 2018 by Jennifer Beile Crossroads Style Council Road Trip!

If you follow Crossroads on Instagram, you may have seen that the SoCal members of the Crossroads Style Council took a road trip to Santa Barbara together. We met early in the morning to drive up the beautiful coast to the Crossroads store on State Street, and we were challenged to  create an outfit in just one hour (you can see all those looks below!).

After styling up our looks (and collectively buying so many goodies!), we walked over to eat at the newly opened Smithy Kitchen + Bar, which was a hit! If you’re in the area, it’s a great place for a leisurely lunch break. After lunch, we stopped for a coffee refuel at The French Press and headed back to Los Angeles.

I had been to Santa Barbara only once before, and this trip really solidified that I am officially in love. The entire town is darling, especially the neighborhood the store is in! We would love to see you in your Crossroads neighborhood, where you eat, drink, and play! Hashtag #CrossroadsNeighborhood on Instagram to share your community with us.

Remember to hop over to the Crossroads Instagram and YouTube channel to see more from our day out!


Pit stop turned photoshoot!

road trip


Getting to know our #CrossroadsNeighborhood in Santa Barbara:


Time to shop!


Here are all the looks that we styled from our Crossroads Finds!

Amelia // ClotheshorseLAInstagram


Beth // B. Jones Style | Instagram


Cassidy // Instagram


Jennifer // Instagram


Morgan // The Maverick MuseInstagram


Mary Elizabeth // Hey Mary ElizabethInstagram


Our shopping trip and style challenge was a success!

I had so much fun with these ladies and I cannot wait until our next adventure!


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February 21st, 2018 by Melanie Sutrathada 6 Metallic Pieces to Add to Your Wardrobe

It takes creativity and courage to wear the metallic fashion trend so boldly. The key to styling metallics? Choose smaller metallic accent pieces, or style larger ones with minimalist pieces that won’t be too distracting. For a look at some expert styling, check out how our favorite fashion bloggers styled six different metallic pieces to build their cohesive, fashion-forward outfits!


A pair of metallic shoes are a fun way to add that extra bit of flair to your outfit.


Make the cold a little bit more bearable by picking up a metallic down coat at Crossroads!


Dive into the trend with a head-to-toe metallics-on-metallics combination.


If you want a metallic skirt to serve as the focal point of your outfit, wear it with a neutral top. If you want extra style points for creativity, pair your metallic skirt with a sheer-colored blouse!


However you choose to add it to your closet, wear your metallic fashion with confidence!  This winter, proudly rock a metallic coat as your favorite go-to coat.


Take a page out of Want Get Repeat’s style playbook and pair your metallic pants with a pop of color.


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February 20th, 2018 by Jennifer Beile Round-Up: Bold Color Is The New Black!

We’re in the midst of this year’s New York Fashion Week, and one trend I’ve noticed while perusing all the runway, street style, and blogger photos is color. Whether you’re color blocking, mixing prints, or adding accents, look to add eye-catching color to your wardrobe this season. The brighter the better! Black and neutrals will always be in style, but this is the year of color—and I am totally on board!

Take a look at some of my favorite looks featuring the bold color trend!


bold color

Girl Boss in Blue

Bold blue is taking over, and my favorite way to wear it is in suit form, as seen on Michelle!


Analogous Color Blocking

Color blocking within the same color family has been a big trend, especially with red and purple hues.



Use stripes to show off your colors, from two-tone to rainbow!


Traffic-Stopping Red

Red is classic enough to integrate into your existing wardrobe and bold enough to make a statement.


Coordinate With Your Girl Gang

This is one of my favorite photos from NYFW. Even the dreary wet weather couldn’t stop these ladies from bringing out the bold color!


Pretty Pastels

If you usually stick to neutrals, try adding pastels into your wardrobe’s palette for a softer take on this trend.


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