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Monthly Archives: January 2013



Ultra Urban Umbrellas

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With the current weather trends in Chicago, rain is in the forecast for the next few days, and with this unique twist on “winter” temperatures, one must be prepared for all the elements. If the wind has calmed down, like it does every now and then in Chicago, then sport one of these fabulous designer umbrellas to add function to …

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The Stripes Continue

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We’ve been following the stripes trend for a few months now, starting with the Marc Jacobs SPRING 2013 collection that just blew everyone away. The trend is still going strong it seems, with other high-end designers creating their own interpretations. Take a look below to see other spring collections for this year, featuring all black-and-white stripe pieces! Acne   Paul …

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Fabulous Flats

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Toms As women we all love our heels, they make our legs look longer and boost our confidence as much as they do our height, but sometimes our feet need a break. That’s what flats are for! Before, flats used to be the alternative that were saved for lazy days at home and running errands, but now, they are a …

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Sheer Clothing 2013

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When applied to fabric, the term sheer refers to semi-transparent and flimsy cloth. It is usually a very thin knit and is used to make tights and stockings. It is also used for effect in dancewear and lingerie. But as of the 21st century, we are pushing the envelope and you can find not only dresses and skirts made from …

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Women in Super Bowl Commercials 2013

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Beginning with the fact that Beyonce has been confirmed as the halftime entertainer, it is evident that women have the power in this year’s Super Bowl.  Even the commercials are filled with a feminine touch. Watch below as supermodel Kate Upton “washes” the new Mercedez Benz, or catch how a group of showgirls keep up with  the men in the …

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Man-Up Monday: Street Fashion by Tommy Ton

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Fashion photographer Tommy Ton, whose known for his blog Jak & Jil and his street style photography for Style.com and GQ.com, has released an inspiring collection of shots from Paris for GQ.com.  The photos show Parisian men’s fashion and style at it’s best.  This year men have been looking more polished and tailored, which is a shift from last years …

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Chicago Street Fashion: Boot Pattern Details

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With snow falling from the sky, boots are seen up and down the streets. Picking out a new pair to don this season is always fun. This season we’re seeing a lot of classic styles with some new details. These detailed boots show a standard style boot plus a flash of pattern in the back, lining the zippers. Little details …

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Chic Covers for iPhones

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  Recently, the Apple company has taken over the world. The hottest and most addictive accessory is your phone, and for this reason designers are hopping on the bandwagon of the iPhone movement. Fashionistas around the globe are seen spotting their favorite designers on their phones. Below is a sneak peak of what you could do to jazz up your …

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Good Day Chicago Segment

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Wondering how to make the stripes trend work for your body type? Then look no further. This morning’s Good Day Chicago segment featured beautiful models of all body types that celebrated their curves. “It’s where the stripes hit you on the body,” according to our fashion stylist Barbara Glass. Click here to watch the video and learn more! Clothing Credits …

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Black and Gold Shoes

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What do you get when you mix the classic color of black and the glamorous shine of gold? Pure elegance! Black and gold is a combination that seems to never leave the fashion scene but it’s having a big moment for spring fashion! If you aren’t sure that this chic mix is for you why not just try it in your shoes! There …

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