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It’s All How You Define It

Wednesday, March 27th, 2013
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Whether definition or decoration, a belt can make an ensemble. It adds color, draws the eye, nips you in and neatens. Bets can be shiny,

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Prom Dresses – Long and Lovely

Saturday, March 16th, 2013
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I was meant to date the captain of the football team, I was going to be on a romantic excursion every Saturday night, I was

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The Year of the Snake – Jewelry

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013
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“Although there are many interpretations regarding the Year of the Snake symbol, all persons born in those years are intelligent and wise. The ancient Chinese

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Faux and Fabulous

Saturday, November 10th, 2012
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Faux, or politically correct, or affordable … depending on your point of view. Warm enough if you wrap’m tight. Decorative over a sweater or coat. Softness.

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The Unsung Accessory: Belts

Monday, September 17th, 2012
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This is the season to define your waist and add distinction to darker, more textured ensembles with really interesting belts. An unsung accessory for too

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Trendspotting: Printed Pants

Monday, April 16th, 2012
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Not since the sixties have we seen so many printed pants- jeans, pencils, palazzos and harem pants with florals, geometrics, batiks, and conversational patterns. The

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Winter in the Sun?

Tuesday, January 3rd, 2012
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Some of you will be lucky enough to escape winter, if briefly, visiting places where the sun smiles at temperatures seriously less than down-coat-cold. Here,

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Woman Around Town: Lisa Rothauser—Living the Dream

Thursday, May 19th, 2011
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When Lisa Rothauser finished her master’s degree in Vocal Performance at Boston University’s School for the Arts in 1999, she was finally ready to move

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