Trend Tips: The Graphic Tee

The graphic tee: everyone knows it, everyone loves it, but not everyone knows how to style it. To keep your look from venturing into middle school/Hollister tee territory, stay up to date with these easy outfit tips:   The graphic tee is one of the biggest trends of the summer, but (ironically) because this piece…

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What to Wear When You Hate Summer Fashion

If you are anything like us, you probably cringe when someone tells you that summer is their favorite season. Sunburns, scalding car seats, and spiders galore? No friggin’ thank you. We would prefer to go into hibernation for the three most soul-crushing months of the year (which are only going to get hotter and hotter),…

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The Fashion Girl’s Guide to Fitness

For my entire life, I made excuses as to why I couldn’t reach my goals. Being a full time student and having two jobs are definitely good reasons, but they’re still excuses. But in January of 2016, something clicked in my head, and I realized how much control I have over my life. If I…

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Half the Story

Our mission at Ensemble of Elan is to dress with purpose. To explore ideas that intrigue us, to celebrate those who inspire us, and discover who we are through fashion. As part of that, we try to be as authentic and honest as we can, but like anyone, there are still sides of ourselves that…

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A New York State of Mind

“The city seen for the first time, in its first wild promise of all the mystery and the beauty in the world.” – F. Scott Fitzgerald If America is the land of opportunity, New York City is without a doubt the epicenter of that idea. New York is written about in countless songs and stories…

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A ‘Make It Work’ Moment

As many of you know, the two of us live in Arkansas. Physically at least. Mentally, we live in places like Paris and New York City, and our sense of style reflects that urban, fashion week-street style vibe. As such, it’s a challenge to make our photographs appear as though they could have been taken on the…

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