80s Street Chic For Material Girls

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Strong silhouettes and sharp tailoring mark the latest trends for socialites and dilettantes. If you’re a nightcrawler or a bistro babe, we’ve got the 80s street chic staples that will make you fall back in love with fashion. We go beyond Madonna blonde to a material world filled with Italian cars and French crystal. Stand out from the crowd with […]

Leather Flats Lay Back For Summer’s Monomaniac

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Back to school shopping is over and PTA meetings are back on the agenda. Invest in a pretty pair of leather flats that will charm the pants off of principles and teachers alike. The right style can be the most versatile item in your shoe wardrobe. Leather Flats Over Ankle Boots It’s still too warm to be sporting ankle boots […]

Summer Sandals: Not Just For The Beach

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Are you winding down this month?  Or are things just barely ramping up?  Our favorite summer sandals will take you from work to play with their super fresh styles and colors.  Elevate your style or fade into the minimal background with the right footwear. Flaunt It If You’ve Got It For dresses that fall below the knee, a low-profile heel […]

Hawaiian Shirts: Not Just For Dads

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With summer finally arriving, it’s time to change up that wardrobe! With their floral patterns and bright designs, nothing says “summer” better than Hawaiian shirts. These can be also almost universally applied, a refreshing change from the usual strategic planning of what to wear in the mornings. Throw on one of these to effortlessly radiate summer vibes all day. It’s […]

Satin Stars + Simple Dreams For Spring

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Hey man, lighten up!  Time to trade in your woolens and flannels for Spring’s silks and satins.  There’s a trick to wearing thin fabric so that it compliments your figure. Dress up in smooth, buttery fabric without showing off every flaw your body could possibly possess. Not-So-Sleepy Satin We are totally fine with girls still rocking the pajama look.  Bed […]

Gold Signet Rings: What Each Finger Says About You

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Body language is all about picking up cues to learn about a person or how they are feeling. Personalizing this season’s gold signet rings are just as telling as the finger they are worn on. Each finger represents a mood or mentality. You may be unconsciously sending out signals with your accessories. Gold Signet Rings Fight Back Are you feeling […]

Vintage Windbreakers: Thrift Shop Treasure

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Spring brings flowers, windy days, and the revival of vintage fashion trends! Vintage windbreakers are back in style to save us from fierce winds and dull outfits. Their eccentric designs let your individuality bloom along with the flowers. Settle into spring with something that serves an effortlessly cool and quirky look. Jeans & Jackets This month we saluted tomboy fashion […]

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 […]

Puff Shoulders Keep You Falling in Love With Fashion

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Romance is holding the month of February ransom! Billowy sleeves and puff shoulders adorn street style goddesses around the globe. Silk blouses and cotton dresses are keeping the focus on the arms and shoulders. If you’re looking for a fresh Winter update that will work its way into Spring, this is the trend to look for. Deconstructed Puff Shoulders Anyone […]

Top Handle Purses: Best of Both Worlds

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Tired of small purses that have as much storage space as your back pocket? Top handle purses offer the best of both worlds! These purses are stylish and unique. In addition, they offer all the functionality of a hefty handbag. They can vary in sizes and styles so you don’t have to worry about having something clunky or flimsy like […]

Posh Winter Coats: Your Wardrobe Deserves One

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The cold has officially kicked into gear. We are salivating over posh fur coats in various lengths, styles, and colors. If your winter wardrobe can manage just one more, teeny investment; may we suggest something glamorous? You’ll be surprised at how wonderfully versatile a fur coat can be. Not to mention a total mood booster! Posh Fur Coats Criteria What […]

New Year Outfit Staples With Less Fuss

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Everyone wants to ring in the New Year looking their best but that doesnt have to be expensive. A few choice New Year outfit staples can make your outfit dazzle easy. After all, this is should be the party that is all about “more bang for your buck”! New Year Outfit Basics Our first suggestion is to keep it simple. […]