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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 However, recently I went through the wardrobe and found that I only had 2 left, and they were both outdated and never worn.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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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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LEATHER TREND

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When most people think leather they cannot help but refer to the classic black biker jackets! But this season it’s official, leather isn’t just for jackets, bags, and boots anymore. Leather is used to make dresses, trousers, coats, gloves, hats as well as shoes, and jewelry. And when it comes to color it comes in many shades but black is …

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