Articles about Standard Style

  • Lily Dawson Dazzles With Her Jewelry Designs

    Hailing from Columbia, MO, the now Kansas City-based designer Lily Dawson didn’t always know she’d be a hit in the jewelry world. But after only a few months in Kansas City and a… more

  • This Grown-Up Backpack is a Class Act

    Time for a style lesson with a little help from Standard Style. This month we’re stealing a page out of the back-to-school fashion books and swapping our usual shoulder bags for luxe… more

  • Your New Wardrobe Workhorse: The Slouchy Pant

    Business, or pleasure? Meet your new wardrobe workhorse: the slouchy pant. The style has been popping up all over town in a variety of fun prints and winning fans with its relaxed… more

  • Our Summer Fashion Shoot is Postcard Perfect

    Picturesque summer fashion perfect for all your adventures. Photos by Aaron Lindberg  |  Hair and makeup by Heidi Bowles  |  Talent from Voices& BELOW: Tory Burch dress, $392,… more

  • Kansas City Jewelers Want You to Stay Golden

    All that glitters is not gold; that’s because some of it is rose gold, the precious metal’s close cousin. A combination of gold and copper, the super trendy, soft hue lends a… more

  • White-Hot White Party Outfits

    Ditch the little black dress—this time of year, it’s all about the LWD (little white dress, that is). No other color looks quite as crisp and fresh against summer’s green grass and blue skies. We’re… more

  • Perfect Your Summer Pout With Orange Lipstick

    Who knew that watching countless episodes of “Orange is the New Black” would help prepare us for summer beauty? That’s right, orange lips are essential for the perfect… more

  • Fashions With All the Trimmings

    Decorative embellishments are clearly having a moment this summer with pom-pom trim and tassels popping up on everything. We think they are the perfect warm weather detail, bringing a playful summery… more

  • Patriotic Party Fashion

    We combed KC shops for some star-spangled style.  Nothing gets us more excited about the 4th of July than spending time with friends, family and fireworks. Whether you’re headed to an outdoor BBQ or a fancy… more

  • Get the Skinny On Your New Favorite Accessory

    Bigger isn’t always better these days when it comes to earrings. Make a statement by wearing less of a statement with the latest trend of skinny, dangling earrings. Hometown… more

  • Lace It Up

    A little bit of lace can make a really big statement. Incorporate this pretty texture into your summer wardrobe and we promise you won’t be sorry. This gorgeous tan dress with blue lace accents ($63, from KC Garment Collective) is… more

  • Our Summer Fashion Shoot: Grand Slam Style

    Don’t break a sweat when it comes to sporty fashion. These effortless looks score big every time. Photography by Aaron Lindberg  |  Hair and makeup by Heidi Bowles  |  Shot on… more

  • Carry-On Vacation Essentials

    Only one thing stands between you and tropical bliss: packing. We’ve curated some of the best travel size products to pack in your carry-on to combat that voice in the back of your mind warning you that you… more

  • Philanthropic Accessories That Look Good, Do Good

    We all love donating for a good cause, but what about showing your humanitarian spirit with accessories? That’s right, a variety of items with philanthropic backgrounds have… more

  • Stylish Sunglasses for Under $20

    Here comes the sun. It’s easily one of the simplest summer accessories. And thanks to the fact that they add that extra pop to your outfit, we shamelessly buy pair after pair. But with the constant… more

  • A New Color of Kansas City Blues

    Cobalt Cool Fashion seems to be going through a blue period right now. From faded chambray to navy, the color is everywhere—but it’s vivid cobalt that seems the perfect hue for bright summer days.… more

  • Trajet Trunk Show Puts Local Designs on Display

    There’s nothing we love more than Kansas City. And pretty jewelry made and sold by one of our own? Jackpot. Tracy Apperson of Trajet will be in store at Standard Style on the… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for June 27 – June 29. Friday Love clothes? Love saving money? You’ll feel extra fabulous in outfits you scored for a phenomenal price at some of the great… more

  • Weekend Agenda

    Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our top picks for June 20 – June 22. Friday Grab your friends for an evening at Mosaic Ultra Lounge, where we’re hosting BLUSH. It’s the ultimate girls’ night out with… more

  • Stellar Sales to Shop Now

    News of the many anticipated sales events from our favorite retailers is flooding our inboxes. Make sure to scout out your top priorities in order to save your sanity and your credit limit. We’ve rounded up our… more

  • Arm Yourself with Shoulder-baring Tops

    Months spent sticking to a workout routine are about to pay off. Sarah Harrison Show off your buff arms and shoulders with some of our favorite pieces highlighting those areas. We love the cut… more

  • Our Spectacular Spring Fashion Shoot: Art-inspired Prints

    Art-inspired prints are fashion’s latest masterpieces. Pair with a brilliant backdrop for a picture-perfect look. Photos: Aaron Lindberg  |  Hair and makeup:… more

  • Pastel Looks That Pop

    Complement the green grass and blue skies of summer with pretty pastels. Sarah Harrison Start with a great top to pair with white jeans or denim shorts. We love this mint lace tunic by Free People ($88) or this pale… more

  • Slouch Into Your New Favorite Look

    Dump the boyfriend jeans and embrace the new guy in your life: the slouchy pant. Sarah Harrison While the look can be intimidating at first, everyone can pull off the style. But like a good pair of… more