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  • Fancy Pants Street Chic Sneakers with Roman Style

    Isabel Marant Willow Sneakers in beige or black at myTheresa

    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 Sneakers Fast forward to a vacation in Rome and a sudden weather change and all those otherwise spring shoes just wouldn’t cut it in an…

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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. >> SHOP: Sunglasses Shopping Guide ‘An earthly paradise populated by creatures of fantasy…the Eden of femininity…my creativity is expressed through clothes which make the Cavalli woman a…

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  • White Clothing Care Tips- You Don’t Have To Marry the Drycleaner (if you don’t want too)

    White denim and leather jacket at Shopbop

    White Day at FocusOnStyle continues! The white clothing trend is certainly gorgeous with the likes of earlier posts about Acne and Comme des Garcons all seeing the white of day this spring. But if you are like me, you’ll be questioning how much wear you will really get out of the big ticket items when keeping white clean and pristine can be an issue. We’ve talked about how to remove yucky yellow deodorant stains– if only I could spritz on that…

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  • Baby Got Back(less)- Mules are Back! How to Wear Them


    Slides, mules, clogs-that oh so familiar clank-clank sound of backless shoes, have once again come around the fashion merry-go-round and are on every must-have ‘IT’ list for spring. Are you ready? No, its NOT the slippery slides that the khaki-clad capri pant crowd refuse to give up. These mules stand tall, strong and have an architectural point of view. Sure, tracing the backless shoe since their sensual beginings as the footwear of choice for pin-up girls and the like does sound rather enticing minus the modern-day connotations…

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  • TOMS Style Your Sole shoes for a perfect kid for kid party


    Everyone likes a little DIY creativity in their life… Creating something uniquely hand-painted with the added benefit of helping children in need is the best win-win all around. Add the chronic mommy issue of trying to come up with a special idea for the next children’s birthday party and I’ve got the perfect party solution -kids helping kids. >> RELATED: Shoe Shopping Guides To celebrate the TOMS Summer 2012 Collection, I was invited to the brand’s Style Your Sole party. I…

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  • Listen Up! Ear Wangs by Fanny Wang Headphones for sound with grown-up style appeal

    Ear Wangs

    Sometimes you want a pair of on-ear headphones that don’t look like you’re ready to join the wannabe DJ set. Nothing wrong with the super-sized headphone look but at a certain age you look kinda ridiculous working out with a set of motherships attached to your head, not to mention some blinged out logo. If you’re looking for something with a stylish yet sophisticated flair, Ear Wangs by Fanny Wang Headphones Co. in the “freshly squeezed” Duo Color 1000 Series may…

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  • Want it Wednesday- Christopher Kane’s Hit Floral Clutch

    Christopher-Kane-Floral-Clutch Spring 2012

    In our books Christopher Kane continues to excel with collections so mind-bogglingly cool and forward thinking without being too complex and if you’ve paid any attention to the fashion street scene photogs, he’s now gotten a hold on creating exhilarating must-have bags. >>More: Christopher Kane Fashion Did you see his gel filled, neon hued clear plastic envelope clutches from last season? Good luck finding one of those collectibles now! >> SHOP: BEST BAGS Spring 2012’s runway outing had us coveting his organza tee covered in plastic…

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  • Adidas by Stella McCartney Spring 2012- Work Out Clothing at Its Coolest!

    Stella McCartney Spring 2012

    Workout clothing and activewear could easily be considered the hardest sartorial voids to be filled in one’s wardrobe but thanks to Adidas and Stella McCartney’s fruitful and highly successful five-year long plus collaboration, looking great while breaking a sweat has never looked so easy. SHOP: Adidas by Stella McCartney Spring 2012 online And besides boasting technologically advanced fabrications and carefully considered design details to help you brave the elements, McCartney continues to defy the norms of practically minded sportswear with options…

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  • Cheap Chic Alert- Marni for H&M is almost here and we have the photos!

    Elisa Sednaoui in Marni

    Don’t say we didn’t warn you, you’ve had the head’s up on one of the few cheap chic collaborations that we are really excited about. Come March 8, Marni for H&M will launch. The line’s spot on knack for complicated prints without looking gimmicky has always been a favorite. Just look how gorgeous Elisa Sednaoui looks in a pair of Marni pants at the cheap chic collaborations celebrity party in Los Angeles. MORE: Marni You can get that edge too, and…

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  • Adventures in Extremes: Loafers, is it Prada at a fraction of the price?


    Loafers are not for the sheer hose set any more! But then again, sheer hose has made a recent come back thanks to Kate Middleton. >>DON’T MISS: Shoe Shopping Guides The loafer, from high-heeled to flat, is fast becoming a wardrobe must-have as they hit upon a more refined look while being completely comfortable. And it’s hard not to become infatuated with this pair of Prada Classic Leopard Loafers. Although pricey at $795, they make for a shoe that we bet you would…

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  • It’s not Uncle Bif’s shoe anymore. Top-Siders are chic and Milly for Sperry Top-Sider leads the pack

    Milly for Sperry Top-Sider at Piperlime

    Move over prepsters, wannabe blue bloods, and the yachting set! Sperry Top-Siders are having a F-A-S-H-I-O-N moment. The Milly for Sperry Top-Sider footwear collab launches today and Milly Creative Director, Michelle Smith introduces 13 styles that include ones with her signature prints and fantastic sense of color.  We’re particularly mad for the idea of a signature Top-Sider upper styled atop espadrille platform heels. Very cute indeed. MORE: Shoe Shopping Guides You can find the Milly for Sperry Top-Sider line at Piperlime now. We’re…

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  • Jewelry

    Shopping Guide: Jewelry Add an instant dose of high-shine glamor to any look with these covetable gems curated with you in mind. From jewelry of all types and provenances for just about any occasion, here’s a savvy assortment of jewelry focused on the trends of the season that are all easily available online. More on jewelry trends

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