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LUNAFEST – Thursday, February 27th

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Event: LUNAFEST Chicago: Women’s Film Festival Premiere & Cocktail Reception (Step Up Women’s Network & Breast Cancer Fund benefit) The Museum Of Broadcast Communications (Downtown Chicago) Date: Time: 2/27/2014 Thursday, February 27, 2014 • Cocktail Reception: 6:00-7:30pm • Film Screening: 7:30-9:00pm Location: 360 N. State St. – 4th Floor/Terrace Chicago, IL 60654 Reserve tickets now – this event will sell …

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Zac Posen for David’s Bridal

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Zac Posen has partnered with David’s Bridal to create an affordable line of bride, and bridesmaid dresses! The dresses are half the price of  his pieces off the runway, and still maintain his signature fairy tail style! Now any bride can feel like a celebrity walking down the isle! They can look like a million bucks without spending one! The …

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Acid Wash

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For something that I thought was out in the 90′s, acid wash denim has made its comeback! Aside from many celebs stepping out in the trend, WWD also acknowledged the trend by showcasing many different designers’ acid wash pieces in their latest issue. For a trend that I believe may disappear as fast as it came, it is still a …

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Made in China

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When anyone knows that something is made in China they just assume that not as much care or quality was put into it. The Wall Street Journal would argue differently.  If that were the case, Hermes, the luxury French brand, would not trust their product to be made in China. This is a new venture for the company, and they …

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NASCAR: Danica Patrick

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Even if someone doesn’t watch NASCAR it’s almost certain, that everyone has at least heard of Danica Patrick. In a sport that is mainly male dominated, she holds her own! Danica Patrick has become the first woman ever to qualify on the pole for any NASCAR event, and she just happend to do it on the sports biggest stage, the Daytona 500! This …

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The Little Black Dress

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The essential wardrobe pice, the little black dress! If you are like me, your first initial thought is wow–I have so many black dresses I really do not need another. However, recently I went through the wardrobe and found that I only had 2 left, and they were both outdated and never worn. Therefore, I recently went on the prowl …

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Go Red!

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The American Heart Association’s “Go Red” movement is being celebrated today, February 1st! Inspiring women to lead healthier lives, everyone is encouraged to wear red today to showcase their commitment. The movement, which battles heart disease, can be supported through various modes: Shopping directly from the “Go Red” website, making a donation to the American Heart Association, and even shopping …

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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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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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Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has To Travel

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  Diana Vreeland, deemed the Empress of Fashion, and the first Devil Wears Prada, was an inspiration in the past, and will certainly be an influence on the future of fashion. Her name is one that all fashionistas should know. She took the world of fashion and created art. “You don’t have to be born beautiful, to be wildly attractive”–Diana …

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