Wilmington NC native Ta’kea Clemmon started wardrobe styling in 2013. With her knowledge and creative approach to wardrobe styling and her sense of fashion. Ta’kea has combined her two passions of styling and from that has created “The Tiki Bar”. Distress Denim are now trending in Wilmington NC and surrounding areas for all ages, shapes and sizes.
Ta’kea talks to Presidential Style about her distress and repurpose vintage denim that she styles for a more modern look. She started the high waisted shorts and pants because a lot of women who have kids have stretch marks and still want to look fashionable. With the designs of her jeans she is able to allow women to live through fashion . No matter your shape or size. She has an assorted sizes 0-24 of denim in which she provides. You can also bring you own 100% cotton denim that she can design and/or she can refurbishing some of your favorite vintage clothing.
From high street fashion favourite Zara’s slim-fit flares, to Alexa Chung’s new collection for AG Jeans and Saint Laurent’s festival-ready thigh-skimming shorts, there is so much on offer this season.
On the catwalks, Stella McCartney championed retro-wash dresses, while Topshop broke all the rules, offering up white dresses complete with lace-up necklines and micro mini skirts.
Pinafores are totally creeping up our lust list at the moment thanks to MIH Jeans. Layer with a long-sleeved Breton tee for a sophisticated Riviera vibe or go bare during warmer climes.
Classic shirts will forever be a denim wardrobe staple and for SS15 we’re tucking ours into a pair or black flares. Isabel Marant Etoile’s mid-wash style has really caught our eye and Zara’s dark button-up is something we know we’ll be able to recycle year after year.
Want to nail a couple of trends in one? Invest in a 70s-inspired denim jumpsuit. We’ll be teaming Whistles’ version with a slick of bright lipstick and a pair of platform sandals.
Dungarees are one of our favourite denim pieces right now and we’re going to be stopping by Stella McCartney and Levis come pay day to pick up ours.
Anyone who keeps a close eye on all the latest runway activity will be well aware that culottes are totally having a moment. MM6’s cropped flares are ideal for anyone who’s keen to embrace the look. We’re teaming ours with a slouchy knit and colourful statement necklace right now.
To give you a little inspiration next time you decide to hit shops or indulge in a lunchtime online spree, we’ve edited all the best buys, whatever your budget.
The Tiki Bar will be live at the up coming South Eastern Hair & Fashion Show in Wilmington NC July 18, 2015
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FB – Ta’Kea TK Clemmons
IG – @chinkytiki
TW – @chinkyy_eyezz
Email – Takeaclemmons@gmail.com