• Fashion,  Just for Kicks

    Carnival Couture

    Glam yourself in gold, purple, and green, and turn up the Zydeco, it’s almost Fat Tuesday! Carnival has been going strong since the end of Christmas, and it all culminates this week! In reality, Mardi Gras has been going for the past two weeks, but the party really hits its climax on the days leading up to Fat Tuesday (or Shrove Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday). Here in the states, we know most of the Carnival traditions from New Orleans (that’s Nawlins, in case you needed a pronunciation).  But Carnival has been celebrated around the world in various forms since ancient times, with the traditions we know today stemming…

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    MeMoi Winter Sale!

    We’re kicking off the year with deals on a ton of our favorite cold weather fashions. Now is the perfect time to get that closet stocked up on cozy socks, sweater tights, and comfy slippers. Here are some of our favorites.   Check out our entire winter sale at MeMoi!   Cozy Conversational Cat Socks Cute meets cozy in this purrfectly comfy socks.   Ursula Ultimate Leg Warmers   Unleash your inner Flash Dance in these retro-comeback classics.       Beverly Vintage Open Toe Plush Slippers   A touch of mid-century modern style makes these slippers a vintage must-have.     Bullait Thick Knit Boot Topper   Quite literally…

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    Fashion,  Just for Kicks

    80’s Things

    July is here, so you know what that means. Barbecues, fireworks, horror, and retro fashion. Wait, what? If you’re like us, it’s not just the good food and celebrations you’re excited for on Independence Day. July 4th also marks the season 3 premiere of Netflix’s critically acclaimed Stranger Things. A love letter to 80’s horror and adventure films, Stranger Things has grabbed hold of millions of viewers with their last two seasons where we got to see the drama of Hawkins, Indiana play out during the autumn and winter months. This season, we get to see them turn summer Upside Down.   Check out the Stranger Things Season 3 Trailer!…

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    Sockin’ it to Summer

    Summertime and the footwear’s easy – you just slip into your favorite sandals and you’re ready to step out into the warm sunshine and bare all. It’s natural to dress down in the heat, we’re only human after all, with a long history of warm-weather cultures who have contributed to influencing our present-day hot couture. But while our ancestors may have had little choice in their summer attire, we’re a little more fortunate nowadays. Human ingenuity has lead to innovations in comfort and personal-climate control in the forms of specialized designs and new materials. Even in the last few decades, we’ve come a long way. So, we thought, with so…