Meet the Owner of Love Stitch Clothing: Danny Foruzesh

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Meet Danny Foruzesh, the owner of the L.A. based clothing brand, Love Stitch. With innovative designs and quality construction, Love Stitch provides consumers high-quality fashion at a great price. Their breathtaking in-house prints, unique construction techniques, and quality fabrics continually spellbound us. Glik’s … Continue reading 

Shop Our Breast Cancer Awareness Apparel

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A treasure trove of Pink Ribbon apparel hit Gliks.com and stores last week, just in time for Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October. Show your support in pink this season with brands like Under Armour, The North Face, and Columbia. … Continue reading 

5 Reasons You Need the Jack by BB Dakota Romaine Coat in Your Life

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1. The Length. When I think of fall fashion, I think about leggings, tights, and boots. Whether you wear leggings and boots with a dress or long tunic, the Romaine Coat by BB Dakota is the perfect way to add … Continue reading 

DIY Boot Cuffs for Riding Boots and Ankle Booties

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I have to admit, I have a bit of a boot obsession. Whether it is a riding boot, combat boot, or an ankle bootie really makes no difference to me. When I can start wearing fall fashion I feel like a kid in a candy store.

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Fall fashion, to me, is like a giant recipe, and my wardrobe turns into the ingredients that can create something really special. Mixing different colors, prints, and textures is fun as well as satisfying. And the way we layer our clothes allows us to express our personal style.

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I’m going to show you a quick and easy way to add a unique extra layer to your outfit this season. Boot cuffs and boot socks add personality and style to your ensemble that can really leave a big impact. And the best part is, you can make them yourself right at home!

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What you will need:

  • 1 pair of Candy Rain Fleece Lined Leggings OR a pair of socks
  • Sharp Scissors
  • Hot Glue Gun
  • Buttons

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I used my Candy Rain Fleece Lined Leggings from last season to make my first pair of button boot cuffs, but you could easily substitute a pair of socks, which I’ll show you at the end.

DIY Boot Cuffs Tutorial from Candy Rain Leggings

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First, measure out where to cut the bottom of the leggings. The bottom hem will serve as the top of your button boot cuffs. You will want them long enough to stay in place, but short enough that you can slouch and style them with shorter boots as well. I cut mine at 8-inches.

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Once you have both legs cut, use the hot glue gun to glue the buttons in a line from the top edge. This will be faster and easier than sewing them on (although you can sew them on if you have time) and hot glue will ensure that they hold up in the washing machine. TIP: Be sure to glue the buttons on the OPPOSITE side of the legging’s seam (if there is one).

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Allow the glue to dry for a few minutes and you are set!

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DIY Boot Cuffs Tutorial from Socks

You can also repurpose a pair of socks into a pair of boot cuffs. (Don’t throw those hole-y socks out just yet!) I cut the bottom of the sock off at the ankle and used the leg of the sock to make my button boot cuffs. Below I have shown what it will look like AFTER you cut the bottom of the sock off at the ankle.

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Now that you are done, you can add extra charm to your outfits by layering your boot cuffs with your favorite boots. These are perfect with both tall boots and ankle booties. Check out how they look styled each way!

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Styled Above:

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Introducing Silver Jeans for Kids

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Silver Jeans Co. has launched their first ever Silver Jeans for Kids line of denim jeans and tops and you can find several styles at Glik’s. Silver Jeans for girls and boys are available on the website in boys sizes 8-20 and girls … Continue reading 

What’s Hot in Women’s Fashion | Magic Fall 2014

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Our women’s buyers are back from Las Vegas where they soaked up the sun’s rays and found what is HOT in women’s fashion at Magic Fall 2014. Here’s what they found: Skater Skirts Bell Bottom Pants Joggers/Harem Pants Holiday Patterned … Continue reading