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Jasmine Stein


Jasmine Stein is a freelance writer in New York City. She has worked in publishing at Vogue Magazine, and has contributed to publications such as, Short and Sweet NYC, HerUtopia, Grape Soda Digest and College OTR. She has covered topics ranging from fashion to music and entertainment. She received her degree in Journalism from Purdue University, resides in Brooklyn and loves anything dipped in chocolate.

Articles By Jasmine Stein

  • June 26, 2012 // The Thread

    Color Blocking For the Sole

    (Photo: Shoe Market) What: Jeffrey Campbell Wainscott – Green/Tan Sandal Outta Pocket: $172.00 Go Here: Shoe Market / 160 N. 6th St., Williamsburg Why: The strong structure of the sandal is somewhat masculine with dark green and brownish hues but the detailing and design is all woman. The result is a “loafer/sandal mashup” so beautiful it’s like architecture for the feet.

  • June 14, 2012 // The Thread

    The Black Hearts Club

    (Photo: Thistle & Clover) What: Joie Vota Eyelet Tank Dress Outta Pocket: $239.00 Go Here: Thistle & Clover / 221 Dekalb Avenue, Fort Greene Why: Everyone always says you need a little black dress hanging in your closet, but I say you need a few. This dress in particular is perfect for a breezy summer night with its free flowing form and eyelet detailing on the neckline and hem. The black dress is synonymous with sexy and sophistication, but it…

  • June 13, 2012 // The Thread

    A Little Hollywood In Brooklyn

    What: Bella Flat Outta Pocket: $64.00 Go Here: Old Hollywood / 99 Franklin St., Greenpoint Why: It used to be that in order to make a fashion “shoe-statement” you would need the highest high heels you could find, but I would take these ruby red oxfords with thick cream lace cuts outs over my stilettos any day. They’re sweet, sassy and bold! The perfect recipe for making an imprint in the streets across this city.

  • May 23, 2012 // The Thread

    All Wrapped In Color

    What: Funky Print Scarf Outta Pocket: $30.00 Go Here: Dalaga NYC / 150 Franklin Street, Greenpoint Why: Summer is nearly here and it’s time to bring out our tank tops and summer dresses. However, we all know how unreliable New York weather can be and a cool breeze is always just around the corner. So I say keep those shoulders warm with a light frock and a splash of color. This scarf and a smile are the only summer accessories you need.

  • May 17, 2012 // The Thread

    Little Pieces of Brooklyn

    (Photo: Better Than Jam) What: NYC Disk Necklace Outta Pocket: $58.00 Go Here: Better Than Jam / 123 Knickerbocker Avenue, Bushwick Why: Wabisabi Brooklyn has an amazing talent of turning everyday elements that most people pass by without a second glace into the most beautiful eclectic jewelry.  This piece is made with a large brass disk, held together with a brass 16’’ chain and a lobster claw clasp displaying a map of old NYC featuring the east river, Brooklyn and…

  • May 9, 2012 // The Thread

    Wear Your Inspiration

    (Photo: Catbird) What: Don’t Give up the Ship Ring Outta Pocket: $170.00 Go Here: Catbird / 219 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg Why: This historical gem is based on the War of 1812 where dying Captain James E. Lawrence commanded his crew “Do Not Give Up the Ship” and they vehemently fought back to keep control of their ship. I believe everyone can use an inspirational story to get through the rough days, so why not wear inspiration on your fingers with…

  • May 2, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    “Shut The Front Door”! An Interview with What Not To Wear’s Stacy London

    New York City Native, Stacy London is a busy woman, starring on a hit television series that is heading into its 10th season, an

  • April 11, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    5 Hot New Sunglasses Styles To Rock This Spring

    This season bold, statement –making styles filled the runways and the designers paired those styles with sunglasses of similar,

  • April 10, 2012 // The Thread

    Lucky Charms

    What: Green Square, Wishbone and Leaf Necklace Outta Pocket: $140.00 Go Here: Cog & Pearl | 190 Fifth Avenue, Park Slope Why: It would appear that there is a lot going on in this necklace, and it has the potential to look messy and jumbled and yet somehow the refinement of the charm choices and color selections grants a calmness to the piece. The necklace is feminine and pretty but also strong and resilient.

  • April 5, 2012 // The Thread

    Dangling Charms

    What: DROPPIN – like – LEAVES – earrings – No.2 Outta Pocket: $26.00 Go Here: Brooklyn Charm | 145 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg Why: These earrings were made in dedication to the fall season but I think the emerald green charm makes them perfect all year long, especially spring. These earrings would be perfect to wear with a sexy up-do.

  • April 3, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    Brooklyn’s Next 5 Hottest Jewelry Designers

    When it comes to spotting jewelry trends, Brooklyn is home to some of the most creative and innovative jewelry designs that the

  • March 29, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    Coffee Sack Doubles as Stylish New Tote!

    Who doesn’t love a stylish tote? We know we do and we’re ecstatic that Brooklyn Industries’ head handbag designer, Nancy Phan,

  • March 21, 2012 // The Thread

    Dressed In LOVE

    (Photo: Dalaga) What: Triangles of Love Belted Skirt Outta Pocket: $48.00 Go Here: Dalaga NYC | 150 Franklin Street, Williamsburg Why: This flowy belted skirt with hand-stitched triangles screams fun and carefree. It has just the right amount of volume for you to get your “flirt on”, and it can easily be paired with flats for a day look or pumps for a night out.

  • March 19, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    From Pop-Up to Permanent: Caitlin Mociun Opens Brooklyn Boutique

    Caitlin Mociun, a New York based jewelry designer who has had two very popular pop-up boutiques this past year opened a permanen

  • March 15, 2012 // The Thread

    Sugar & Spice

    What: Betsy Johnson Skeleton Tank Outta Pocket: $104.00 Go Here: Alter | 109 Franklin Street, Williamsburg Why: This lace tank top by Betsy Johnson is the perfect piece to kick-off Springtime. The feminine lace detail is sweet and sexy while the skull lining of the tank proves you might be a little bit of a badass as well!!

  • March 6, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    SELL IT!  How to Sell and Trade Vintage Clothing in Brooklyn

    When cash is low and your closets are full, there is only one thing to do: sell the ‘junk’ you don’t want to someone else, becau

  • February 29, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    Two Popular Brooklyn Designers Open a Boutique

    Species by the Thousands jewelry designer is teaming up with leather jewelry makers Cold Picnic to open A Thousand Picnics, a ge

  • February 21, 2012 // Neighborhoods

    Eco-Friendly Children’s Boutique Grand Opening

    Eyana Carballo is the brainchild behind STORK, the new children’s destination for environmental friendly apparel, toys and gifts

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