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  • Chloe Baby Fall 2012 Ad Camaign – Stylish Kid’s Clothes

    One look at Chloe’s Fall Baby line had us aching for adult sized versions of the smart goods available for Fall 2012 Even if you haven’t spent much time perusing Focus On Style, it’s not hard to notice that we are die-hard fans of Chloe, the purveyor of ultra-chic Parisian offerings that touch upon both…

    Published on July 02, 2012
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  • Want It Wednesday – Coach’s Men’s Legacy Briefcase

    From Coach’s Fall 2012 Men’s Legacy Range comes a bag truly covetable for everyone… A first look at Coach’s range of men’s leather goods for Fall 2012 had us coveting a bulk of the lot while honing in on the updated ‘Legacy’ briefcase. Think of it as a classic unisex take on the heritage bags…

    Published on June 27, 2012
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  • Diamond Jubilee, Schimond Jubilee… the wacky hats are all out!

    Either from the Queen herself, those worn in her effigy, Royal comings and goings, or the Proud to Be British fun pack, put ’em all in a mixer and you’ve got one freakin’ wacky batch of hats.    Hat’s off to the Queen.. it’s a wacky ride of millinery monstrosities. Have some frivolity before closing…

    Published on June 04, 2012
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  • Do you dare to wear knee high socks with heels?

     Wear It Wednesday… it’s a dare to pull off socks and shoes. Socks and shoes, no not the way actors had to wear black socks in sexy movie scenes back in the day, but black socks of the off the runway kind. Miuccia Prada started the knee high socks worn with heels trend and championed…

    Published on May 16, 2012
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  • When In Rome- Cinecittà Shows Off Classic Italian Cinema At Its Best

     I’ve always been fascinated by classic Italian cinema and the genius of Federico Fellini. Who knows how that infatuation plays through the tapestry of my life but through the years, I have visited Rome so many times yet never had the opportunity to tour Cinecittà Studios until this trip. What an enthralling opportunity it is! Particularly since Cinecittà Shows…

    Published on May 10, 2012
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  • Fabulous Friday- Find a Classic Bag Like This One From Balenciaga

    While its double-digit price tag may stop you at hello, there’s no denying the simple sophistication and beauty that this luxury timeless classic bag from Balenciaga boasts, making it the kind of bag to keep your eye out for this season. Why? Besides its irresistible bordeaux hue, its equestrian inspired details and restrained use of hardware, its signature zipper pulls and…

    Published on May 04, 2012
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  • Cheap Chic Alert: Over the Top Fashionistas Anna Dello Russo and Iris Apfel have lines coming to a mall near you

    Honestly, I applaud anyone who takes a risk in fashion and pulls it off with unfettered style and grace, Particularly, when their everyday outfits border flamboyant costumes, AND the wearers are no spring chickens as they say back in Brooklyn.  >> SHOP: Accessories Guides In what will probably be a heart-pounding, fanatical fashion frenzy for the…

    Published on May 03, 2012
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  • Fancy Pants Street Chic Sneakers with Roman Style

    Shhhh, I’ve been sneaking around and got a taste of  stylish street chic sneakers, Roman style. Honestly, I’m not a sneaker person. Never was. Being neither Amazonian tall and muscularly lissome, nor the proverbial fleshy tourist, sneakers just never found a spot in my life outside of the gym or a mountain trail. >> SHOP: Newest Stylish…

    Published on April 24, 2012
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  • Must-Have – Roberto Cavalli “Wild Diva” Special Edition Wacky Sunglasses

    With slightly kooky, eccentric, even wacky sunglasses all the rage, Roberto Cavalli’s limited edition Spring 2012 sunglasses bring a whole new meaning to the term ‘oversized.’ While placing a heavy emphasis on the browline with a retro minded shape tricked out with juxtaposing skins in ultra rich, deluxe hues, these designer glasses certainly are statement-making. >>…

    Published on April 23, 2012
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