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Brace-let Yourself for 2017 | Pt. 1 Off the Cuff

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Brace-let Yourself for 2017! Bracelets, an accessory that quite literally has stood the test of time! The first bracelet can be traced back between 5000 and 7000 BC. The word Bracelet comes from the Greek word bracchio, meaning of the arm. How interesting that bracelets have been in the vast majority of cultures around the world and for so many centuries. Some of the styles have remained the same, while others have evolved, primarily due technology…

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Holiday Gift Guide 2016| Women

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Women’s Gift Guides are always one of my favorite endeavors! My clients and friends call me so often and at all times of the year, because they are stumped on gifts. It’s a lot of pressure to give someone something unique, that they will truly like, that they don’t already have, will use, and will cherish. A tall order yes, but when you get it right, its perfection! Throughout the year, I keep track of…

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NAVY-GATING NAVY! | A JOURNEY IN FOUR PARTS

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Navy Blue has been a classic for centuries. The origin of this color’s name was first coined in 1748 from British Royal Navy and has been evolving ever since. It was the color first worn by officers and subsequently has been adapted to uniforms of sailors all around the world. Navy Blue is one of those colors, which transcends socioeconomic backgrounds, professions, and cultures. Navy Blue can be worn both casually and formally and its…

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Black & White | Shoes and Handbags

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Part Two: Black & White | Shoes and Handbags Another way to incorporate Black and White into your wardrobe is to use it as an accent with a Shoe or Handbag. This selection of shoes are either color blocked, patterned, checker boarded or accented with an embellishment. The Jimmy Choo ‘Lance’ sandals or the Valentino Chevron Glossed Leather Platform Sandals are linearly lovely! These Proenza Schouler Black and White Woven Calfskin Mules are wonderfully woven….

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Black and White in Three Parts! | Part 1

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Black and White is a classic color combination we all know and love.  Why is it so pleasing to the eye you may wonder? I studied color theory for many years and still find it fascinating.  Here it is in Black and White! White is seen because of the reflection of visible light.  Black on the other hand, is the absence or the complete absorption of light.  They are complete opposites and that’s why they…

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Graphically Great

Graphically Great!

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Graphically Great! This Stella McCartney satin top is graphic and unstructured. Because of the top’s shape, I recommend pairing it with a flat front slim leg trouser. These 3.1 Phillip Lim Core Cropped Pencil Trousers look great with a Sandal such as these by Tibi. The Givenchy Handbag and KUBORAUM LTD FOR _JULIUS Sunglasses both have graphic lines as well. Since the top has so much pattern you can put on a simple long necklace,…

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The Polished Sleek Look

The Polished Sleek Look

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The polished sleek look is achieved by creating one long line and having accessories that have distinct lines and a touch of metal to accent the black. The top is tailored and fitted, so it seamlessly flows into the pants. Theory is known for their trousers and these continue the long silhouette down to the Alexander Wang boots, which also have a silver metal detail. The Givenchy Cuff can be worn on one or both arms…

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