Colored Tights Bring Holiday Cheer(s)

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Get out much?  Brighten up your holiday life with colored tights that keep your legs warm and protected.  Go big and bold with color, or keep the monochromatic with black or white.  Warm up your outfit with cozy coats, sweaters, and jackets and pull off that mini skirt you’re dying to wear!  The result is flirty and you still get […]

Spring Skirts + Dresses: How to Transition From Winter

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Spring is around the corner and with it comes a myriad of dress-worthy events. Between Valentine’s Day, baby showers, bridal showers.. you name it!.. an new outfit is definitely in order. May as well invest in Spring skirts and dresses that you can wear now! Additionally, you can increase the wear of Fall/Winter pieces by adding lighter details.  Transitioning from Winter […]

Bells Are Ringing On Sleeves + Cuffs

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Caroling, caroling now we go.. Christmas bells are ringing from wrists and ankles for the holidays! There’s no better season than this one to pull off fashion’s latest trend. Take a look at our favorite cuffs and sleeves for winter. You’ll be adding to the music without making a single sound! Carol of the Bells Bohemian fashion has taken an […]

Winter Fashion Street Style Staples For City Gals

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Do you subscribe to the “one for you, two for me” holiday gift giving mentality? Take a look at our top five winter fashion must haves to add to your closet. You’re going to just keep looking better every time you hit the shops for present perusals! Part of the fun of gift shopping is dressing up to go outside. […]

Red Roses For a Blue Lady

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Sometimes fashion has us feeling so conflicted. How much is too much red? Generally, it’s best to take our color cues from nature. This means using our favorite power color in meaningful doses. Then we see a smashing head-to-toe take on “painting the town” and we’re ready to throw caution to the wind! Take a look and see how heavy-handed […]

Coats That Kick Your Butt Out The Door

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Coat season is finally here! We found the latest styles of coats that will keep you warm enough to go outside. They are also stylish enough to make you want to stay outside. Coat check is for amateurs! Take a look at our favorite takes on furs, puffers, and trenches. The cuts are leaner and the furs are ten times […]

Plaid is Not For the Faint-of-Heart

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October marks the official beginning of grunge uniform. Get out your brave hat and douse yourself in as much plaid as possible! This year, the tartan pattern is showing up in coats, maxi skirts, and pant suits. Here is a small collection of our favorites. Plaid Blazer My Heart Hopefully you got on board with our shorts suit article and […]

Multicolored Fur Coat Madness/ Badness

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Oh, I’m sorry, did you think I was done talking about fur coats?  Not when these babies are prancing around town!  Every girl should have at least one multicolored fur coat in her closet.  They are such a fun way to stay cozy and warm while out and about. Patches and Stripes First, the two main styles that have caught […]

Plaid is Driving Us Bananas!

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Did we mention our life-long love of plaid? Dare to go beyond a flannel shirt and get bold with this great print! If you’ve got a little Scottish or Irish in your blood, this is a must. We’re in the midst of mix-and-matching patterns and plaid is super easy to work with. As always, keep your colors in the same […]

Fur-Lined Coats to Keep You Warm and Fuzzy

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Talk about your warm fuzzies! So much fun! Fur-lined coats are my new favorite winter treat. So many of them are like wearing blankets, I mean how can you resist cuddling up in one?  Scrap the boyfriend and invest in the right jacket instead. Over-sized and Comfy Warm Now that over-sized fashion is tromping around, you can maximize your snuggle potential! […]

Socks with Sandals: Step into Winter

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One of my favorite shoe purchases from Spring was an open-back pair of wooden clogs. They tricked me into wearing socks with them on colder days and now I’m a believer! Socks with sandals have been cropping up in fashion and on runways for Fall and Winter. Give it a try! Keep Your Feet Dry + Warm A little overdue […]