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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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Union League Luncheon

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Yesterday, Barbara had the pleasure of speaking at the Union League Luncheon.  She presented on how to “Build the Perfect Wardrobe”.  It was a great audience and they were very fashion savvy, answering every question that was thrown out to them. Barbara is excited to speak with this great group again in the fall! She will be presenting on all …

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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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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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The Powerful Pantsuit

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  This past fall many designers dressed models in perfectly trimmed pantsuits, making a statement of empowered women. For this coming spring, the pant suit is back! Nothing says chic and prestige quite like the woman pantsuit, so check out the styles below for some inspiration. Prada, the Italian fashion label that all women die for, made the pantsuit cool …

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Retail Resolutions For 2013

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New Year’s Eve is coming up, and I am sure you have that perfectly planned outfit picked out for that special night, but what happens after? New Year’s resolutions change every year, and always seem to fail, but here is one idea for 2013, throw out the old and update your wardrobe one that works for you! I will take …

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Luxurious Luscious Lipstick

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It is the holiday season, and it is time to give out kisses to your loved ones; however, do not have boring plain lips, be sure to pump up your palette with different colors. Luxurious lipstick is a perfect way to look kissable and trendy. Also, find the perfect shade for New Years, you want to look utterly perfect in …

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Prada Presents For You

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  Temperatures and prices are dropping for the upcoming holiday season, and that means it is time to invest in some necessary winter accessories! Gloves, gloves, gloves, a women’s wardrobe is not complete without at least one set that can match any outfit.   Prada has the best options for gloves with delicate details that not only make these pieces …

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Fashion Trends Spring 2013: Blown Out of Proportion

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Exaggerated volume used to be the ideal look for your hair; however, many designers have been showcasing this pumped up trend all over fashion week!   Chanel, an empire of chic and a brand that every woman wants, has been on a mission to market the little black jacket. Shown above is an example of the LBJ with a Chanel …

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Winter Hat Trends

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Fur Hats Hit the Runway 2012 This winter season, a large statement piece adorn the top of your head is in right now, and it will keep you warm! The latest trends include: fabulous fur hats, feminine cloche hats, and forward bowler hats. Seen above, is a trend that was spotted on this seasons runways, models with fur! These extravagant …

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