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Tutti Fruitti

Sunday, May 25th, 2014
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All I can say is this trend took off like crazy. Easily eighty percent of those styles I wanted to recommend are already sold out.

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Transparent Impression

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014
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Lucite, Acrylic, and Crystal Jewelry abound in spring/summer months. Not only do the mediums offer lightness- in both appearance and weight- but all coordinate with

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Christen’s Cut: When to Spend and When to Save?

Monday, May 12th, 2014
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Chances are that you have at least once in your life read something on this subject. Chances are that you have actually encountered many articles

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Christen’s Cut: The Buying Trip

Thursday, May 8th, 2014
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3:30 AM My alarm sounds after a mere five hours of sleep. I should have had the driver call me to ensure I was awake.

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Patterns Are Back for Spring

Sunday, April 27th, 2014
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While Fall/Winter is texture, Spring/Summer is color and print pattern. This year, prints run the gamut from photographic transfer to mixed/oppositional, from abstract/arty to representational.

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Christen’s Cut: Shoe Size – A Guessing Game

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
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I buy shoes for a living. I am the buyer for a shoes and accessories boutique right outside of Washington, D.C. And yes, it’s as

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Christen’s Cut: It’s Not Just How You Shop, But When

Wednesday, April 16th, 2014
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If you’ve ever stepped foot into a store and hightailed it to the back left corner where you know you will find the sale section,

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Younger Than Springtime
Style Trends for the Young at Heart and Body

Sunday, April 13th, 2014
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Ah youth. You’re likely lithe, wear short, short skirts, crop tops, and things defined as cute.You experiment with style and likely own more, but less

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