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  • 5 Trends to Trash or Switch to Update Your Look for 2013

    Lose This, Redo That in 2013… Truth be told, I HATE telling anyone to ditch something trendy. Something that is such a quick fad should not be in a chic wardrobe to begin with. There IS a sophisticated difference from looking on trend and  being trendy… particularly, after 25ish. Trendy is a blip on the style…

    Published on January 01, 2013
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  • Jessica Biel Works the Nude Trend – Trend Tuesday

    With wedding season and summer events still ahead, take a style note from Jessica Biel’s gorgeous nude number at a photo call for ‘Total Recall’ We’ve all been there, how does one go formal when special events are held outside far away from black-tie halls come summertime? How does one even go formal when they’ll…

    Published on August 07, 2012
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  • Trend Tuesday – Varsity Blues Inspired by Jil Sander Pre-Fall

    With fashion cycling through the classics comes one of our favorite returns, the varsity inspired trend we’ve seen from some of our go-to labels Take Raf Simon’s Pre-Fall collection for Jil Sander as your starting point with its wide range of ultra-deluxe classics peppered with the labels initials. Placed on structured basics with a retro…

    Published on July 31, 2012
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  • Summer Sandals Guide… because your pedicure looks so good!

     It’s hot out and with that comes a special Summer Sandal Guide with essential tips for you to keep in mind! With so much chic, accessible fashion out there, who says summer style should be only about comfort and practicality. From must-have flats to on-trend wedges, there’s something out there for everyone at any budget…

    Published on July 12, 2012
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  • The Return of the Baseball Cap and How To Wear It

    If you were around during the original airings of ‘Seinfeld’ than you just might remember the kind of sartorial red flag seeing a woman around town wearing a baseball hat once conjured up-   being sporty in an almost entirely non-fashion sense. But one thing we’ve noticed amidst the now waining early 90’s resurgence is the surprising return…

    Published on March 06, 2012
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  • Make a Stylish Move in Color- Kirsten Dunst Did, Here’s how you can too…

    I’ll Have What She’s Having: A burst of stylish color in my wardrobe because THIS yellow is far from mellow! Last week actress Kirsten Dunst worked one of the season’s most vibrant trends while donning head-to-toe monochromatic color in Stella McCartney separates and looked all the more put together for it. While making her stand…

    Published on February 03, 2012
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  • Want an essential piece to work your wardrobe around? Try a silk blouse!

    Shopping Tip: The Silk Blouse Your Essential Go-To Foundation. Layer up in cool, polished style, NOW. Forgo the 2000’s fascination with casual t-shirt dressing. This season designers of all kinds have been offering a savvy assortment of fitted silk blouses to help keep you looking polished throughout the day while retaining that must-have sense of comfort…

    Published on January 27, 2012
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  • Top Trends from Paris Fall/Winter 2012 Menswear

    Dries Van Noten While it’s true that menswear has only so much room to change each season, there was still a refreshing assortment of new ideas for Fall 2012 -here’s a look at some top trends that caught our eye in Paris. >>More Mens: Fashion Reviews & Runway Highlights Turtlenecks- Carven SHOP: MEN’S STYLE GUIDE…

    Published on January 25, 2012
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  • Surf’s Up… Stella McCartney’s Tropical Prints

    Leave it to Stella McCartney to give the digitized print craze an unexpectedly girlie, retro-minded update with vivid tropical Hawaiian prints wickedly placed throughout her Resort collection. While they hit the Hawaiian motif trend on the mark, they also happen to make for playful, statement making separates in easy-to-wear silhouettes that are as charming as…

    Published on January 20, 2012
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  • Top Trends from Milan Fall/Winter 2012 Menswear

    While it’s true that menswear has only so much room to change each season, there was still a refreshing assortment of new ideas for Fall 2012 -here’s a look at some top trends that caught our eye in Milan. Animal Novelty Prints- Andrea Pompilio Burberry Animal print motifs have been popping up in some of…

    Published on January 19, 2012
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  • The Top 10 Fashion Moments of 2011- The Year In Review

    While fashion’s come & go, they do serve as a sign of the times we live in and work as a time capsule of sorts full of memories, moments and merriment. Looking back at the sartorial world of 2011, what comes to mind may be the abundance of too much too fast (so much fashion, so many…

    Published on December 30, 2011
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  • Printed Matter- Mastering Printed Pants

    Printed trousers have been making their way onto runways the world over for quite a few season’s and judging by the Pre-Fall collections we’ve seen so far for 2012, there’s more to come. So how does one don prints on a part of the body most people try to distract the eye from? Here’s a…

    Published on December 21, 2011
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  • Must-Have… Chloe’s Techno Bomber Jacket

    True, our love for storied French label Chloe is undying and remains unparalleled, and with varsity and bomber style jackets all the rage on and off the runways, call it a natural, obvious choice that our favorite option comes from Chloe. Ever since the label’s Resort collection debuted, we’ve been waiting with bated breath to…

    Published on December 16, 2011
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  • Fashion How-To’s -Short Heels That Aren’t Short On Style

    Think of this as your “How To Wear Low Heels” tip sheet… Blame it on the abundance of too-high heels, walking behind girls fumbling in them, or our admiration for the cool retro sophistication that Rochas has been championing as of late, but we are beginning to rethink the short heel and their recent wearable reemergence…

    Published on October 28, 2011
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    Shopping the Trends of Fall 2011- The Peplum

    Body-defining, figure enhancing peplums have been working their way on quite a few runways over the past few seasons(including next spring) so we couldn’t think of a better time to take note on how to incorporate them into your repertoire for an unexpected dose of lady-like chic. We’ve pulled together some of our favorite uses…

    Published on October 25, 2011
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