Paris 18th Arrondissement: Why We Love Montmartre Most

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Anyone traveling in France will appreciate the undeniable romance of the country. The sights and sounds alone will keep visitors enraptured for as long as they can stay. Of all of the boroughs in the city, the Paris 18th arrondissement is a wonderful place to stay for a week or more. Look no further than this district for art and […]

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 […]

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 […]

Keep Portland Weird/ A Touristy Guide

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Let’s just say I was super impressed with Portland this last trip out. I’ve never really gotten in to the city and checked it out, which is unfortunate. I’ve been missing out! My brother invited me up for the weekend, so I started doing some research online. I read up on Portland’s hot spots and tourist traps (I like them […]