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October Means Great Deals
At The Island Imports Fall Warehouse Sale

Thursday, October 17th, 2013
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Leaves turning color, brisk autumn days, and the great warehouse sale of Island Designs by Harry Haslett/Christian Livingston Collection accessories are my favorite things about

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Lisa Jenks Chose Silver

Wednesday, October 9th, 2013
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Lisa Jenks came to New York City to study fashion design at Parsons. It had been a youthful aspiration. There was never any question. When

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Fun & Frivolous

Wednesday, July 31st, 2013
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Fun: providing amusement or enjoyment; Frivolous: Lacking in importance Caught between summer and autumn fashion and undoubtedly two body shapes, one feels the urge to shop,

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The Pride of the Peacock

Friday, June 14th, 2013
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Remember that the most beautiful things in the world are the most useless; peacocks and lilies for instance. John Ruskin Peacocks have always symbolized luxury.

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Jewelry for Your Ears

Sunday, May 5th, 2013
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Ear Cuffs sit on or on and slightly in your ear. Occasionally you’ll found one held in place with a stud, but normally whether your

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Ribboned Necklaces

Wednesday, May 1st, 2013
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In the 18th and into the 19th centuries, women wore simple ribbons tied in a bow behind their necks, often holding a cameo. Perhaps these

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Hurry To The Hawthorne Handbag Sale

Friday, April 12th, 2013
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There’s so much that’s new and different this season at this much loved warehouse sale, the major problem is deciding where to start shopping. The

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Contemporary Minimalism

Friday, February 1st, 2013
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It’s reflected in your well cut, architectural clothes and unfussy hair, in a taste for Art Deco and Bauhaus, Asian and Scandinavian design, abstract art,

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