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Monthly Archives: May 2013



Second-Hand Style: Vintage Shoes

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If you have ever been thrift shopping you know that half of it is about the hunt. A good find can be as good as the story behind it. Thrift shopping is an adventure where you never know what you are going to get. Some times it can be a high-end designers for cheep, or a no-name piece that you just …

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Classic Lady Fashion Trend

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As media outlets display the ever-so-eclectic new styles of celebrities, it’s refreshing to step back and admire the more ladylike fashions that are currently popular. Mixing other trends with this “classic lady” look updates the overall image and gives you a sophisticated, yet modern look. Lower hems, fuller skirts, and shorter heels are just some of the feminine touches you …

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Flip Flops

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Left to Right (Emmy Rossum, Gwen Stefani, and Keria Knightley) Once summer hits it seems that the only sensible thing to do is go and buy a new pair, or two, or three…of flip flops! Flip flops are the easiest way to stay comfortable on those long summer days, or to give your feet a break after that long day …

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Good Day Chicago Segment

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This morning on Good Day Chicago, Barbara Glass showcased unique outfits for summer styles. Airy wardrobes won’t feel bland and overdone as you incorporate statement pieces, patterns, and silhouettes. Check out the video here! Credits Date Night: Amy, TopShop Plaid spring Jumpsuit (overalls)$110; tank, $30; cardigan, $72; structured handbag, $36. Street Fair: Jessica, H&M Bohemian Look of fringe, color & how …

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After Memorial Day: Step out in White

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Although many people ask: “Do you have to wait until Memorial Day to wear white?” For many people it goes without an answer that they’ll wear white in any given season, but if you’re the type of person that’s more traditional and follows rules, you’ve waited for this day to arrive. To most people, Memorial Day signals the start of …

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Man-Up Monday: Alec Friedman

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Alec Friedman is the editor at large for Dossier Journal. Born in Brooklyn, NY, but lives in Portland, Oregon, his style is a mix of tailored suits and tee shirts, not necessarily worn together. Stylelikeu, a fashion site dedicated to going inside the closets of very fashionable and stylish people, took a look inside Friedman’s closet and around his apartment. You can …

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Happy Memorial Day

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I hope everyone has a happy Memorial Day! Whether your going to a barbecue or just out and about, take the time to remember the men and woman who’ve served our country to help keep us safe.  



Chicago Street Fashion: Velvet

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Velvet is normally thought of for winter time, but some rules are meant to be broken. Incorporating velvet into your outfit this spring can be a fun texture change. You can make a velvet piece stand out in a couple different ways. This outfit has a monochromatic color scheme which makes the red velvet shoes stand out. These are the …

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Memorial Day Fashion

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To help you get started on your Memorial Day celebration, retailers have gathered their best red, white, and blue pieces this weekend. From full-on patriotic, to more subtle options, an array of fun styles are out there for this weekend’s barbecue.   Striped dress by Dolce & Gabbana   American flag jacket by Nautica   Stars and Stripes bracelet by The …

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Workout Fashion: Adidas

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The new Adidas Originals collection is out, evolving the niche market that is fashionable workout gear. For the health-conscious, or whether you’re looking for some motivation to get up and workout, these pieces are the perfect way to add style to your athletic days.             Post Written By: Thelma Arevalo