A single pair of perfect high rise jeans is the one thing that makes everything else in my closet work. In my world, it’s the master key that makes getting dressed easy. But like most good things, the perfect pair is not so easy to find.
After lots of try-ons this year, I found 2 pair that are working for me.
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Laurs Kemp is a clothing designer, business owner, writer, and podcaster. She has a unique vision for her brand: she eschews seasonal designs and focuses on signature pieces + a kaleidoscope of one-offs and re-worked vintage.
So how does a designer remain true to her creative impulse, break every style rule, and still run a successful business? I wanted to find out. And I figured you would, too. So I paid the designer a visit in her Portland shop, Shampoo.
If you’re looking for style inspiration beyond social media, if you’ve ever let fear stop you from a creative venture, or if you want to hear how one small business owner gets by while breaking the rules and sticking to her creative vision, this post is for you.
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