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“It Girl” Hair: The Wavy Bob Cut

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Celebrities, fashion gurus and even a majority of the mainstream population have been trading their beloved long locks for 2015′s “It” hairstyle: The wavy bob cut.  Often seen with a cascading ombre color, a short wavy bob is a great way to accentuate your jaw-line and frame your face.  Accessorize your adorable new do with sparkly pins and headbands.  A …

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Man-Up Monday: New Soles

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Every man, whether they keep up with current trends or not, can agree that they have at least the three main types of men’s shoes in their wardrobe; a dress shoe, a sneaker and some type of boot.  What about all of the vast and unique styles in between? It has come to the attention of designers and retailers everywhere …

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Man-up Monday: The “Man Bun”

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If you’ve ever seen a male celebrity with long locks, such as Jared Leto or Chris Hemsworth, you have probably seen the epidemic that is sweeping across fashionable men everywhere.  From red carpets to running errands, a “man bun” is a classy way to hold back a guy’s hair and make a fashion statement at the same time.  The key …

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Normcore: Most Googled Trend of 2014

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Google has revealed its “A Year in Search” annual list this Tuesday, where it turns out, the most Googled fashion trend in 2014 was the very puzzling Normcore. I’m sure most people where not googling it to get ideas for outfits but to actually understand what on earth that trend was about. Gap used it in it’s amazingly simple but …

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Winter Style: Keep Warm in Chicago’s Freeze!

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Trying to find fashionable, yet very warm pieces for winter can be a fashionista’s biggest struggle.  The great news is, you don’t have to sacrifice your style! We’ve found some style-saavy accessories and necessities to keep you warm this winter.  Whether you prefer to stock your closet with European Zara style, or snag some deals at your favorite Target, we’ve …

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What’s Trending: The Return of Fringe

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Whether you’re a “fringe fanatic” or have never worn fringe in your life, a few top designers have you covered.  Fringe is finding it’s way back onto the runways, into stores and into the wardrobes of the masses.  Even thinking of fringe may have you feeling nostalgic; reminiscing of the days when Tina Turner used this trend as her wardrobe’s …

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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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Pantone Color of 2014: Radiant Orchid

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Since it’s already well into May, we’ve seen quite a bit of what fashion has brought for us this year. While we’re still only half way and looking forward to what else it’ll bring, so far one thing we’re loving is the use of radiant orchid – the pantone color of the year. It’s one of the most hottest trending …

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Once Upon a Time in Shoeland…

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Fairy-tale shoes are in style, anything you could possibly imagine from kitty-cats to the great Alice in Wonderland, to the world of dragons of Mulan, you can find any of the whimsical shoes from designers like René Caovilla, Roger Vivier, and Manolo Blahnik. René Caovilla’s fur and crystal-buckle slingback, Oscar Tiye’s mouse-ear python pump, Charlotte Olympia’s gold dragon peep-toe platform, Manolo Blahnik’s satin …

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Bomber Jackets

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What’s the new trend that’s got everyone kicking it old school and saying “it’s da bomb!”? Why it’s the bomber jacket of course! While trying to transition from the cool to warm weather, nothing looks better than the new and improved bomber jacket. They’re lightweight and versatile – you can throw them over a plain tee or dress it up …

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