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Monthly Archives: March 2014



Man-Up Monday: Ray-Ban Remix

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“What’s up? I’m Justin.”     Wait one second, Man-Up Monday… I get to customize Ray-Ban sunglasses to my own personal style? Let’s take a moment of silence for this one… This new project isn’t just for the men; it’s for us all! First, you choose the style of frames. Next, options for color contrasting eye rims and temples are …

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DressCodeNation Behind-the-Scenes

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An exciting new project by Barbara Glass is in the works, taking off right here in the city of Chicago. Audiences can look forward to a fashion segment titled DressCodeNation, featuring stylish city goers. To top it off, the segment is filmed on the hottest locations, so that you can take notes for a fashionable night on the town. Look forward …

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Milan Fashion Week Fall 2014 kicked off with fierce shoes!

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Designers played around with texture, color, and styles to make interesting yet beautiful boots, sleepers, pumps, and sandals. A few of my personal favorites included some of the gorgeous shoes by Bogetta Veneta, which included black and red pointed reptile skin booties, a black scarpin shoe that features a nude reptile skin print, and also an amazing yet feminine black, …

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Man-Up Monday: Bow Ties

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The bow tie can really “Man-Up” a man… No? Hello, all of you Man-Up Monday fans… If you take a look at the article, ‘Bow Ties: Style & Fabric Guide’ on tie-a-tie.com, you are sure to be enlightened! Which bow tie do you wear on the cold winter days? How about when those classy White Tie invitations start pouring into …

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Celebrity Selfies

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After the viral effect of Ellen’s selfie at the Oscars (which shut down Twitter), it’s evident that even celebrities are picking up on the “selfie” trend. Various publications and online journals have already tried to analyze it, wondering if these could be candid moments or staged photographs. Either way, fans are loving the experience of sharing such moments with their …

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Spring Must Haves

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Now that we are finally seeing some warmer weather, it is time to bring out all the spring and summer gear! The new seasons are all about the bright shades and striped detailing! Don’t forget to add some tropical prints into your wardrobe as well! A great tropical floral pattern, or a palm tree print – like the clutch pictured below- would be …

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Emma Watson for Elle

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On Elle’s April issue, you can see a casual Emma Watson in a denim outfit, showcasing her down-to-earth personality. In the intimate interview, Emma reflects on her life and how much she wants to accomplish things outside of acting. Here’s one of those reflections: “I remember reading this thing that Elizbeth Taylor wrote. She had her first kiss in character. On a …

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Man-Up Monday: Boswell- Spring 2014

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I’m comfy and stylish..? What a day and age in which we live! Waraire Boswell (Monday’s Man) is fairly tall (6’2 to be exact) and enjoys catering to the needs of those who excel… Well, vertically in height.  However, it’s now time  for all of the men to mix and match with his upcoming capsule wardrobe! A new Prêt-à-Porter (ready-to-wear) …

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Giles Deacon Knits

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Knits as just homey, comfy pieces are a thing of the past. Trend-setting knitwear label, Wool and the Gang, is creating some extremely chic pieces – chic enough, in fact, to be featured in Giles Deacon’s Fall 2014 Collection. Everyone’s eyes flew to model Cara Delevigne’s animated beanie, accompanied by a sleek outfit, and electric blue eyeliner. Winter can be …

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