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Color Matters: Choosing Your Best Dress Color for Prom

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In 1980, a fashion phenomenon swept through the United States and the world: Color Me Beautiful. Based on a still-in-print book by Carole Jackson, the philosophy centers around identifying yourself as a season (winter, spring, summer or fall) and finding the most flattering clothing color perfect for the season. Continue reading “Color Matters: Choosing Your Best Dress Color for Prom” »

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Why Alpaca Hair Will Be Your Fall/Winter 2015 Bestie.

This post compensated by #SOLALPACA for my participation in the #FeelWarmer #ad campaign as part of the Mom It Forward Blogger Network. 

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Are you down with alpaca yet? Besides being incredibly pun-ready, this Andean animal is a cold-weather fashion designer’s best friend. If you don’t own an alpaca piece yet, here are a few insider reasons why you should be adding one on your holiday wish list: Continue reading “Why Alpaca Hair Will Be Your Fall/Winter 2015 Bestie.” »

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Copy Blair Waldorf’s Exact Fashion Style from Gossip Girl

Our favorite TV shows no longer die; in the Netflix age, they simply go to Bingewatching Heaven. My latest guilty pleasure to binge is Gossip Girl, and it’s totes got me throwing back to the late ’00s.

Of course, Queen Bee Blair Waldorf rules the school, and her fashion choices in Gossip Girl border on iconic (though not so intensely as her Givenchy-gilded idol Holly Golightly). Here are some of her exact fashions you can copy right the eff now (fair warning – spoilers if you’re like five years behind on your DVR): Continue reading “Copy Blair Waldorf’s Exact Fashion Style from Gossip Girl” »

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How to Look Fashionable in Unflattering Situations

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It’s easy to be fashion-forward on a night out, where heels and cocktail dresses are acceptable or even mandatory, but what about for the rest of your life? How can you integrate Parisian-girl effortless-chic into trips to Walmart, bed-bound Scream Queens binging and falling asleep in your recliner?
We’ve got some tips for staying fab and fashionable even in the most non-stylish of situations:

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2015 Complete Fall Fashion Week Calendar: Schedules & Dates By City

Fashion Week has grown beyond its roots in New York and Paris – now there’s one in almost every major city! Find your favorite metro below; maybe we fashionistas can organize a tour of them, the way fathers and sons hit all the baseball fields and end in Cooperstown. Here’s the complete calendar we’ve all been waiting for!

2015 Fashion Week Dates By City

FALL (AUTUMN) 2015 SHOWS (showing SS16 collections): Continue reading “2015 Complete Fall Fashion Week Calendar: Schedules & Dates By City” »