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From the Ground Up: Mery Racauchi

Mery Racauchi (@meryracauchi on Instagram) is a New York City transplant from Argentina. Her fashion label, which includes shoes and apparel, is truly unique and heavily influenced by ’90s pop culture. We had a chance to catch up with Mery at her Brooklyn apartment to document five of her favorite looks, from the ground up.

“Velvet is my fave texture and even better if it has flowers embroidered.”

"I can just feel Marie Antoinette vibes – velvet, flowers and gold."

Shop the look: Shoes, EGO (similar) | Romper, Missy Empire | Jacket, Missy Empire

“I love how tight these boots are and they are very comfortable for walking!”

"There’s nothing better than a graphic tee! Even better if it reminds you you can Netflix and Chill."

Shop the look: Shoes, Public Desire | Skirt, Zara (similar) | Top, Vintage (similar) | Necklace, similar

“I can’t get enough of patent and acrylic heels!”

"I always love to have a pop of color in my looks! This coat is like a fashionable version of Big Bird from Sesame Street."

Shop the look: Shoes, Public Desire (similar) | Skirt/Top/Jacket/Bag, Mery By Mery (not yet available online) | Necklace, similar

“These boots are perfect for walking! And I love the shape.”

"I made this jacket – fully inspired by baroque style. Gold fringes were iconic for that time."

Shop the look: Shoes, Zara (similar) | Dress, Mery By Mery (not yet available online) | Necklace, similar

“These shoes are very me, I love complex structures for shoes and these ones are perfect!”

Shop the look: Shoes, Irregular Choice (similar) | Dress/Jacket, Mery by Mery (not yet available online)