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Statement Accessories: Graffiti Jewelry

Accessories…many people say they make the outfit. From shoes, to bags to jewelry, sometimes the pieces we add after we are dressed make the biggest statement. I think that statement is even better when it’s local, and not only benefits the wearer, but the maker too. I recently was introduced to a company called Rebel… Continue reading Statement Accessories: Graffiti Jewelry

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Pantone Color of the Year: Living Coral

I think the people at Pantone could not have picked a better color as the 2019 “color of the year.” It’s Living Coral, and is just stunning. Coral is a color I have loved forever, in both fashion and home decor (I even used it in my bedroom). Even though the color alone needs no… Continue reading Pantone Color of the Year: Living Coral

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The Oscars 2019: Best Dressed & Dripping in Diamonds

Last night was the biggest night of the year for those in the film industry. I don’t know if my taste in movies has changed as I have gotten older and my palette has widened, or if the movies nominated for Academy Awards this year were just more popular movies, so I was likelier to… Continue reading The Oscars 2019: Best Dressed & Dripping in Diamonds

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The Best of Fashion Week – February 2019

If you have always thought Fashion Week was only week, you have been misled. You might be surprised to find out that it’s much longer than a week, and isn’t only held here in the U.S. Yes, the most well known for us Americans is New York Fashion Week (NYFW), which is typically about 8… Continue reading The Best of Fashion Week – February 2019

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Hello Yellow: The Peppy Pop of Color

Yellow – in the world of fashion, it’s either a color you love or hate. Or so you thought! These days, yellow doesn’t mean “loud” and “in your face.” Now, it’s tending to evoke more of a mellow yellow moment. From dresses to sweaters to accessories, it’s being incorporated into fashion as a peppy pop… Continue reading Hello Yellow: The Peppy Pop of Color