“Oh Yeah. You blend.”

I recently scored a sick Guy Laroche knock-off bag – a black leather, bucket-shaped, mini-backpack with gold grommet details – and it’s got me falling hard for early 90’s fashion!

My current 90’s style muse? Marisa Tomei’s Oscar-winning character, Mona Lisa Vito, from “My Cousin Vinny.” Everyday seems like the perfect day to rock her giant sunglasses, over-sized shoulder pads, and big hair-sprayed hair, with the tiniest of mini skirts and barely-there bandage dresses!

marissa_edit_01Black black black and leather everything.

marissa_studsTotally loving the strong-shouldered silhouette and all-over stud detail!

1205446094667_9225_0002_640_320Coveting her peek-a-boo blonde streak!

marissa_edot_02Awesome: deep v-neck with delicate gold pendant and enormous black shades!

And who could forget this classic clip, featuring the most uh-mazing floral print catsuit?  Pure 90’s perfection!

Are you hooked yet? We here at Calico strongly suggest you Netflix “My Cousin Vinny” immediately. And don’t forget to visit our blog again soon for more vintage style inspiration!



Blogged By Elissa

Elissa founded Calico in downtown New Bedford, MA in 2005. She can usually be found at Calico HQ snapping pics for Instagram and heading up photoshoots with the team!

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