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New Lego: Female Scientist Set

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You may remember a few months back on the news of how 7 year old Charlotte Benjamin wrote a letter to the Lego company to improve their vapid female Legos to a more intellectual kind (shown above). Well, it turns out that, recently, the Lego Group has complied and come up with a new set!    The set includes three …

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Lauren Bacall: Hollywood Beauty

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In recent news, the world seems a little less brighter with the loss of one of America’s favorite iconic actresses, Lauren Bacall.     Lauren, who was originally named Betty Joan Perske, was most notable for her sultry looks and for being the model who Howard Hawks saw in Harper’s Bazaar and made into the iconic star that she turned out …

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Lollapalooza Style

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This weekend’s best fashion from Lollapalooza has been documented by WWD in an array of cheerful photographs. The weather was no match for the colorful boho outfits and flowy ensembles, bringing fashion sentiments of past generations.



Oh Baby! Must-haves for the mama-to-be!

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This past weekend I got invited to a beautiful baby shower! and I thought, “well, whats a fashion must have for the mama to be!?”….with a little research I came up with 7 MUST-HAVES for the beautiful mommy! 1. Cute Flats or Slip-On Shoes I’ve been great at standing in heels for long periods of time, but when your belly is …

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Summer Style: Concerts & Festivals

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What’s Summer without a little bit of sun and a whole lot of fun? Visiting the beach or water parks are always a fan favorite (plus a great swim suit is all you need to look cute!), but attending festivals and concerts are quite popular as well. With Lollapalooza just around the corner, what are some good outfits to wear? …

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Tips to Long Enviable Legs

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The Higher The Better  This one is probably the most obvious, but wearing a heel will always elongate your legs. Now this doesn’t mean that you have to stock your closet full of sky-high, 6-inch heels. Even a 2- or 3-inch lift will give your legs a longer and leaner look. Match It  While there are times when you want …

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Summer Fashion Trend: Kimonos

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Summer is always the hottest time of the year and with that, come the hottest fashion trends! This week for our hot must-haves, we’re talking about the kimono. These beautiful pieces are great add-ons to make any outfit, or to layer with to keep it comfy and warm. The great thing about kimonos is, not only do they come in …

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A simple trick to drink more water!

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    I am a huge fan of staying not only beautiful with the latest fashion but as well healthy and fit. I am a HUGE fan of the gym which I am in love with Lifetime Fitness, were I spend at least 60 to 90 minutes on a good workout six days out of the week, which can be …

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Man-Up Monday: Measuring Yourself for Online Suits

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This could be you… and you don’t even need to get off the couch!   I can confess to my Man-Up Monday readers, right? Well sometimes, I’m shopping online and I forget my measurements, inseam and all. As a fashion student, it’s like going to court and being charged with two counts of “forgetfulness” and four counts of “get your …

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Marvel’s Big Change for Thor

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In this world, change is inevitable – not only in fashion, hair, and the likes, but in other aspects as well. This time, we get to see something different! With Marvel’s recent announcement, it’s clear that celebrities aren’t the only ones who get makeovers. The titular comic book character of Thor is now being depicted as a woman!     …

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