chic /SHēk/ adjective

elegantly and stylishly fashionable, usually a specified kind.

stripes /strīps/ noun

a chevron sewn onto a uniform to denote military rank.
alternative: hard work put in and skills demonstrated to achieve something.

Chic Stripes is the award-winning personal style and fashion blog of Sydney Lester. It began in 2009 and has quickly become a must read for those seeking a unique personal style point of view and sustainable fashion choices. Sydney has been featured in the Wall Street Journal, Coffee with Strangers and Richmond Magazine and has filmed television segments for CBS6 Richmond and NBC12 Richmond. She has also been featured and published in numerous local publications including Style Weekly, Style Weekly’s Black Book of Style, Downtown Short Pump, RVA Fashion Week Blog, and Richmond GRID.

Chic Stripes has now moved to chicstripes.com!