This heat-and-humidity combo ruins so many things: lipstick, chocolate, hairstyles, patio dining, outdoor attractions…St. Louis summers (and late springs) are sweltering and sticky, and it’s killing all of my favorite outfits. The thing I miss most when the weather warms up is layering. (And boots, but you know that already.) There’s no need for me to reiterate my love for mixing patterns and … Keep reading…

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There are two types of weekend attire: the over-the-top and the overly-comfortable. It’s the ongoing battle between glitter and terrycloth, arm parties and lotion gloves, sequins and sweatpants… Okay, okay, ‘battle’ may have been too strong of a word, but you get the idea. While I often pick chunky stacked heels over my beloved slipper-socks, I always want the comfortable options; and … Keep reading…

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WHAT // Saint Louis Fashion Week Designer Showcase at Union Station Oh, what a night! The evening started with a cocktail hour and fashion presentation from Devil City, Michael Drummond, Dipped & Dyed, and Blue Bird Apparel. Funny enough, Blue Bird maintained an animal theme, as the models posed in cat-masks and pretended to scratch the attendees from afar. Before the main … Keep reading…

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Consider this your friendly reminder: Tonight is the Saint Louis Fashion Week Designer Showcase at Union Station. This event will include a runway show featuring Novis, Skif International, Harbison and Viktor Luna. In case you forgot, Viktor Luna is the man behind what was arguably the best look of STLFW Fall ’13—a perfectly-patterned gown that I am still obsessed with. Please see … Keep reading…

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