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Holiday Gift Guide 2016 | Men

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I have compiled my Men’s Holiday Gift Guide to encompass a gift for every man in your life. For the man who tends to wear suits, there are some great ties, pocket squares and cufflinks, which will make a great and unique addition to his existing collection. If you want to give all three, then the Penrose London Velvet & Satin Necktie in Blue, the Penrose London Abstract-Shell-Print Slit Pocket Square, and the Trianon 18-Karat…

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NAVY-GATING NAVY! | Part Three: Due South! Pants and Skirts

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So since the color Navy Blue originated with sailors; I had to put in some sailor pants. The Ralph Lauren Wool-Blend Sailor Pant and the Marc Jacobs Swan Sequin Sailor Pant are both ship shape! The Peter Pilotto Wide Legged Cropped Pants, and the Tonya Taylor cropped trousers are both fun takes on the sailor pant. There’s “No Skirting The Issue” with Navy Blue! If you prefer to wear a shorter skirt try the David…

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NAVY-GATING NAVY! | Part Two: Due North! Navy Tops

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Let’s head North above the waist to Navy tops! You can pair a Navy top with pretty much any color bottom. Navy Blue is a great color to go monochromatic! A classic color combination, Navy and white is a tried and true way to wear Navy. If you choose this route, then a Navy Blue top looks great with white trousers and white jeans or you can wear it with a solid skirt or a…

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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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Holiday Gift Guide | Women

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My selections here are very well thought out wonderful picks. I think about everybody I know from my friends to my clients. I get inspired, shop and the outcome is this year’s Women’s Holiday Gift Guide. For someone who is more maybe fashion forward The Saint Laurent Belted Leather Cape or the Diane von Furstenberg Fringed Leather Gloves are a great options. Someone more tailored might enjoy the Briston Clubmaster Classic Acetate Hour Minute Seconds Blue And…

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Holiday Gift Guide | Men

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Here are my choices for great Men’s gifts. Most men carry some form of a bag to work. Here are some stylish alternatives to the classic briefcase/tote for the office. The choices range from a Prada Large Affiant Travel Tote Bag in Navy or TOD’S Grained-Leather Briefcase in Brown or for the minimalist the Salvatore Ferragamo Gamma Gancini-Embossed Double Portfolio, Blue is a great choice. If you want to give somebody something for their office or…

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Men’s Sandals

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Sandals, the enigmatic item, which most men would enjoy wearing but can’t seem to figure out what to buy or how to wear them. I am here to dispel the male myth of the Men’s Sandal! I see a lot of men in the warm weather walking around in shorts, jeans or casual pants in either leather or suede dress shoes, loafers, or oxfords. I always think how hot are their feet? Wouldn’t they be…

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Father’s Day Gift Guide | 2015

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Here are some really great ideas for Father’s Day presents. Whether it is your Father, Grandfather, Husband, Brother or Son they will all appreciate something that they all probably need or that they wouldn’t necessarily buy for themselves. Anything from something utilitarian, such as the French Calf Leather Valet by Chester Mox or the OYOBOX Sunglasses box which will keep them neat and organized. For the man who loves to cook, there’s the Himalayan salt plate that you can actually put…

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Men’s Outerwear

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A lot of  my clients and friends have inspired this post. Many men know what to wear for work, however in a less formal and more relaxed environment are sort of miffed as to what jacket or coat to wear.  What is great is that many of these coats can be worn to the office or on a weekend. It is always good to start building your wardrobe with basics.  Start with Black, Grey or…

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Cape Crusader

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I have had a penchant for capes since I was a little girl. I collect capes, which means hunting them down each season. Capes or mantles as they are often called have been worn through out history. Capes are utilitarian, while also being dramatic. Spring and Fall are great seasons for Capes. When its too cold not to wear a coat, but you don’t need all the coverage. You can layer underneath them and be…

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