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Embroidery-From Traditional to Unexpected

Sunday, February 9th, 2014
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Embroidery has crept back into fashion on more than peasant blouses, East Indian shirts, and couture. Research revealed a wealth of interpretive use from white

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Celebrate National Chopsticks Day in Style with 5 Distinctive Chopsticks

Thursday, February 6th, 2014
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We are a culture, nay, a nation of eaters and we’re not likely to turn our collective backs on a well-prepared plate of food. Whether

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Hearts Without Shelf Life

Sunday, February 2nd, 2014
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Wearing hearts needn’t be only a valentine gesture. It’s perfectly possible to find them embodied by fashion and accessories of every type. Whether yours is

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When Money is No Object:
5 Lavishly Over-the-Top Kitchen Gadgets

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
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You have finally arrived. Your station in life has been elevated and you have the goods to show for it. You’re not satisfied with the

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Valentine’s Day Date?

Sunday, January 26th, 2014
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Indulge in something red or pink, it will make a cocktail/party dress as the year flows on and impact on the 14th. Dazzle him with

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Red Carpet Looks: Star Power for Less

Sunday, January 19th, 2014
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Even if you’re not nominated for an Oscar, Tony, Emmy, whatever, there may be need for a formal gown in your future: charity event, dinner

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Tulle Me the Truth

Thursday, January 16th, 2014
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From petticoats and tutus to fashion runways tulle has assumed a more public trend identity. Light, ephemeral, fun, dressy, or whimsical, ever feminine, layers of

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The Wolf of Wall Street’s Distaff Side

Saturday, January 11th, 2014
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Ok, we all know it’s about the men, but women had distinctive fashion attitude in the 80s, especially those women. Shoulders were BIG, skirts were

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