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Spring 2015 Jewelry Trend

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Runways from Spring 2015 are already showcasing evident trends, with one of them being jewelry. Many pieces are a joyous celebration of flowers blooming, while bolder metals are a sign of innovation within the jewelry industry. Which ones are your favorite? Dolce and Gabbana   Loewe   Lanvin   Stella Jean



Advanced Style at Gene Siskel

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An intimate group of people gathered at the Gene Siskel Film Center to support Ari Seth Cohen’s Advanced Style documentary. The showing was followed by a Skype conversation with the blogger himself, making for an interesting discussion with the viewers and Barbara Glass as moderator. Advanced Style, which documents fashionable women 50 and over, drew in its own stylish crowd to …

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Oscar de la Renta Passes Away at 82

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It is a sad week for fashion, having said goodbye to one of the most renowned designers of the world, Oscar de la Renta. His designs, filled with a feminine sensitivity and fairy-tale grandeur, will always be remembered. We send our best wishes to the friends and family of this remarkable man.



Street Style: Tokyo Fashion Week

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WWD has posted over 100 colorful street style pictures of Tokyo’s Fashion Week. The collection of shots is a diverse narrative, true to the city’s eclectic fashion culture. To see the rest of the photographs, click here.



Alexander Wang for H&M

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The lookbook is officially in for the collaboration between Alexander Wang and H&M. The collection features a monochromatic theme with bold sporty details. As an added bonus, the collection will also feature men’s clothes. We can’t wait to see these in stores!



John Galliano for Martin Margiela

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It’s been three years since John Galliano disappeared from the fashion radar, after controversial behavior which lead to his termination from Dior and penalties from the French police. It is admirable though, to see how the designer apologized to the public, stating that he wanted to fix things in small steps so as to undo as much damage as possible. …

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Model Spotlight: Rianne ten Haken

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Not just anyone can say that they started their career by walking a Marc Jacobs fashion show, and at the age of 16 to top it off. However, Rianne ten Haken has been there, done that. Now in her late twenties, a revival of Haken has been seen with periodicals, music videos, and runway shows. Her ability to transform is …

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Jean Paul Gaultier’s Last RTW Collection

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The world of fashion bid adieu to John Paul Gaultier, as he sent off his last Ready-to-Wear collection down the runway. Thankfully, the designer is doing this to focus on haute couture and fragrance collections, to which he explained he had a certain fondness for their ability to let him be more expressive and experimental. The tight deadlines of commercial …

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Joan Lunden on People Magazine

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For the October issue of People magazine, Good Morning America host Joan Lunden graced the covers with a contagious smile. Her charming expression speaks of her courage, having been diagnosed with breast cancer. The detail of making the cover without her hair has gained her even more praise, as she explains to audiences that the decision to cut all her …

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Runway to Real way! A Guide to Fall 2014!

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I’m so excited to write in honor of FALL! My favorite season…the time when sweaters and boots make it from the runway to real way! Here I am going to give you the best and the top 5! 1. Faux Fur for Days.-Fur is always on-trend for winter and fall, but the runways proved that this season it’s a must-have texture. …

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