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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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Inside Llewyn Davis Reminds Us
Why We Love 60′s Street Fashion

Friday, January 10th, 2014
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Sixties street fashion included often do-it-yourself tie-dye derived from an appreciation of ethnic design. There were lots of African prints and East Indian silk shirts

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Rhinestone Cowgirl

Saturday, February 16th, 2013
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Mamas, don’t let your babies grow up to be cowgirls. Don’t let ‘em pick guitars or drive them old trucks. Let ‘em be doctors and

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Sheer Genius

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013
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Sheer and semi-sheer fashion is trending in both clothing and accessories. It’s time to buy a few camisoles and revel in what can be a

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Reunited and It Feels So Fashionable:
70’s Fashion in 2012

Sunday, July 15th, 2012
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Reunited and it feels so fashionable is the theme song for the runway this summer. With 70’s fashion coming back into play many designers are

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When in Doubt ACCESSORIZE!

Wednesday, March 21st, 2012
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Let spring colors brighten up your transition wardrobe and lead you down the garden path. PINK Brian Atwood Frederique Python Printed Suede Pump- You go

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Patricia Grace Stevens and Elena Agostinis:
Peoria Emporium—A Creative Collaboration

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010
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The multi-faceted Patricia Grace Stevens (above, left) studied at Indiana University where she majored in nursing, but found time to take jewelry design. She became

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