In my constant—yet somehow ever-failing—quest for a cleaner apartment, I’ve started boxing up old items to be sold. Hidden in the nooks of our closet and in the bins under our bed, I keep finding piece after piece of high school fashion favorites: band tees, patch-covered hoodies, beaded plastic bracelets. Yeah, back then, those were great… Almost as good as the quintessential … Keep reading…

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Ever play the closet matching game? It’s a morning favorite of mine. Hold up two or three unrelated items and see if they could go together in an outfit; it’s kind of like the closet computer from Clueless, except not nearly as strict. Play with the textures, the patterns, the colors, and the cuts to see what new outfits are hiding in your … Keep reading…

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Don’t get me wrong; I want to say “It’s after Labor Day! That means it’s fall! Hoooooray!” Really, I do. I wish it were 64 degrees outside. I, too, am ready for autumn. But the fact of the matter is, it won’t be fall for a few more weeks. [I now shrivel onto the ground like a bad special effects Buffy vamp… … Keep reading…

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Forget dinner and a show– I’ll take film screenings and fashion any day. Earlier this week I was invited, along with other area bloggers and fashion professionals, to view an early showing of the new documentary Scatter My Ashes At Bergdorf’s at the Plaza Frontenac cinema. The flick. Scatter My Ashes At Bergdorf’s is a documentary film based around the concept that NYC’s … Keep reading…

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Good news: There’s a SUMMER BLOWOUT SALE on the Tarina Tarantino website. Unfamiliar with Tarina? She designs the cheekiest, more cheerful jewelry you’ve never seen– but if you like a little happy-go-lucky, you’re about to fall in love. The picture-perfect pink-haired woman designs lines featuring cult favorites like retro Barbie, Alice in Wonderland + friends, and characters from the Wizard of Oz. … Keep reading…

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