Color Blocking Decor For The Modern Home

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Time to pair things down and be more thoughtful with your decorating style. Implementing color blocking decor takes a certain level of restraint and an artful eye. Take a cue from fashion and incorporate this style into your home by pairing a few solid hues to create a cohesive look. You can play with minimalism or maximalism to get the […]

Curly Bob Hairstyles: How To Rock One Right

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If you’re at that awkward, mid-length grow out stage, it’s time to throw in the towel!  Curly bob hairstyles are framing faces with a sexy, tousled effect.  Our favorite hair cuts are above the shoulders with layers that skim the jawline.  Time to let those natural waves loose or maybe time for the perm to be back in action?  What […]

Tomboy Fashion Makes Thrift Shopping Fun Again

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If you’re still waiting for your tax returns (or are wondering what those are) you can still answer the needs of your inner compulsive shopper. Take a look at our favorite tomboy fashion finds hailing from a vintage store near you. Tops and bottoms hailing from the 80s and 90s in scholastic colors liven up your look for pennies on […]

Gold Sofas: Midas-Touched Home Decor

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Dull rooms appreciate any form of personality and color that they can get. Gold sofas liven up any room with their decadent color. These sofas are perfect for anyone looking for something extravagant. Additionally, they provide a warmth that typical sofas simply don’t provide. Let your home drip in gold with these sofas! Mood Material These sofas come in a […]

Breakfast Bites: A Great Way To Wake Up

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Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and it’s time to treat it like it is. These breakfast bites will have you covered, no matter the situation. These dishes are sure to satisfy and look good doing it.  Your family and friends will be stopping by a lot more often! Pop tarts for the soul Sometimes, you just […]

Enamel Pins: Pin on Some Personality

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Sometimes the smallest of accessories can make or break an outfit. Enamel pins let you add personality into any outfit. These pins come in a multitude of shapes and sizes. They are perfect for anyone who likes to keep things bright and cheery. Accessorize with something that introduces you without the need for words. Simple or Astonishing Trying to go […]

Foreign Language: Applicable to Many Aspects of Life

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Traveling the world is a common dream for people, but it takes a bit of preparation beforehand. The first step before traveling to a foreign country is to learn a foreign language. It’s imperative that you know how to communicate with those around you. Not to mention, learning a new language also invites a host of other benefits, such as […]

Spring Rolls: Goodbye Winter, Hello Healthy Eating

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Spring is just around the corner. Why not celebrate the season with some fresh spring rolls? They perfectly celebrate what spring has to offer! These rolls are packed with vibrant vegetables and flavors. They are also a nice change of pace after a season’s worth of hardy winter foods. Fresh & Falvorful Winter brought along comforting soups and stews that […]

Pant Suits Get Down to Business

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With tax season in full swing and first quarter winding down, corporate lifestyle is in full effect. It’s finally warm enough to invest in pantsuits that will structure your look with ease. This season’s styles are opting for Spring colors and Fall patterns. Perfect transitional pieces that are worth an investment. Pant Suits in Monochrome These pieces make you look […]

Candlesticks: Countryside Comfort + More

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Sometimes a room can gain so much from something so small. Candlesticks bestow a room with mood and atmosphere. This atmosphere is easily adjusted through placement and use. Additionally, these candles give a dull room undeniable personality with their versatility. Mellow Charm These candles let a room adopt a charming vibe. Candlesticks add a charming simplicity into your home. Their […]

Paris 2nd Arrondissement: Looking Beyond the Louvre

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If you’ve never been to Paris, the Louvre Museum will most likely be on your top 5 must-see list. Spend half the day at the crown jewel of the Paris 2nd arrondissement and then head out to do some shopping. Some of the best clothing and specialty food shops live within the perimeter. Use this handy guide to plot your […]

Snap Hair Clips: Nostalgia Never Looked So Good

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Looking for something practical yet stylish? Snap hair clips have come back into their prime. They come in fun colors and even offer elegant designs to perfectly match any occasion. These pins can add a pop of color to any outfit. In addition, they keep your hair under control with distinct charm. Simple & Eye Catching An alternative to hair […]