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lenovo x Nini Nguyen Chronicles

November 14th, 2013 3 comments

Hello everyone!!!

I am so excited to share with you about a mini project that we will all be a part of with lenovo for the next 3 weeks!!! It won’t be just me, I will need your help during this time frame to make it fun and exciting for everyone!

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Let me share with you what this project is about and how you can participate. I will be collaborating with a designer in New York, Aiden Vo,  to reconstruct a vintage piece to make it current and fresh. I will post the final lookbook on the blog which Loc will be shooting once it’s completed. You will see how we use our lenovo Touch PCs during our creative process via my instagram, twitter, Facebook, Aiden’s instagram, and Loc’s instagram.

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During this time, we need your input as to how we should go about selecting the vintage pieces, redesigning the piece and different suggestions for photography for Loc. This is where is gets exciting! If we feel that your inputs is most influential to our final products, lenovo will let you pick one of their touch pc’s that we use during this chronicles!  As this chronicles will be updated regularly, you can participate via my instagram (@ninistyle) , lenovo’s instagram, lenovo’s twitter, lenovo’s Facebook and hashtags #lenovo and #ninichronicles or comments below.  I would love so much to hear your creative inputs for this process but your chance to use this wonderful product from lenovo.

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Update 1:

Went shopping at Dolly Python for that piece that everyone loves! The prints is crazy!!


Vintage Chanel

November 6th, 2013 8 comments

Scored this fabulous vintage Chanel jacket at WasteLand in LA. I was so lucky because I paid under $150 for it. Definitely a deal of a lifetime. Wore this outfit out to a boutique opening last night.

Wearing: Yves Saint Laurent corset, Zara skirt, Wolford tights, vintage Chanel jacket, vintage 1920’s green velvet bag, Stella McCartney pumps, booties version










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October 29th, 2013 7 comments

I love anything that has fur texture right now. I was editing my closet for fall and found this old Prada, it’s an oldie, but a goodie. I’m happy that I didn’t get rid of it.

Wearing: Prada faux fur texture skirt, Forever21 tiger t’s, BNY OTK boots, vintage Chanel red velvet bag  ( in my wish list )





October 22nd, 2013 5 comments

Wearing 1970’s leopard faux fur top ( similar ), Zara leather shorts ( similar version from Zara ), Jeffrey Campbell pumps and Celine sunglasses

ninileopardtop-4Vintage jewelry and Christian Lacroix gold rings

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Guest Editor for Shrimpton Couture

September 21st, 2013 6 comments

It was fun to collaborate with Shrimpton Couture for the September’s issue as a guest editor. I’m have always been a big fan of vintage, couture or ready to wear, I love it all. Check out my latest obsession for vintage on Shrimpton Couture.


Wearing 1960’s Donald Brooks Ostrich feather maxi coat 

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Nini Nguyen white ostrich fur

Wearing 1920’s embroidered silk flapper kimono 

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Nini Nguyen vintage kimono

1960’s metallic gold mini dress 

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1970’s Thea Porter silk & metallic thread caftan


Nini Nguyen Caftan

xo Nini

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