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Urban Outfitters Just Opened Its Most Outrageous Store Yet

Urban Outfitters store/Photo: Hayley Peterson/Business Insider

Urban Outfitters Just Opened Its Most Outrageous Store Yet: Hayley Peterson–businessinsider.com–6/11/14–Photo: Hayley Peterson

Flatforms, Platforms and Flare

Urban Outfitters--Shoe and Book/Photo: Pam Burke

A quick trip to Urban Outfitters provided a fun way to spot all kinds of new trends, tomes and toe-huggers.

Above you see a Deena & Ozzy Knotted-Up Wood wonder that gives sandal a new meaning.  This shoe would include a 5.5 inch heel with, of course, a back zipper.

Sneakers from Urban Outfitters/Photo: P. Burke

Just look at the incredible variety of sneakers available on the market.  From the grey lace-up High-Top Wedge by Deena & Ozzie to the BDG High-Top Flatform in black and white to the brown Superga x UO Platform Sneaker, there is something for everyone.

Urban Outfitter outfit: Photo by Pamela Burke (7/11/12)And if you’re interested in shorts, shirts, and suspenders, there are many varieties to mix and match that will shake up your wardrobe.

100 Years of Fashion by teacher and lecturer Cally Blackman was on display featuring 400 smashing photographs of threads from 1900 to today, everything from corsets to sportswear to couture.

100 Years of Fashion boookThe recently released Stylists: New Fashion Visionaries by Katie Baron (shown in the lead photo) is a showcase for the many unsung heroes of the fashion industry who are now coming into their own.  You can read about everyone from Lady Gaga’s stylist to Marc Jacobs’ collaborator.

It was a fun excursion into a world of trendy fashion and the latest style.   

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By Pamela Burke/July 15, 2012

A quick trip to Urban Outfitters provided a fun way to spot all kinds of new trends, tomes and toe-huggers…More