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Daytime Shimmer

Monday, February 24th, 2014
by on Shopping Around

What used to be relegated to “dressing up” is back adding a bit of glamour to daytime fashion. Whether woven metallic threads, shimmering fabrics or

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Eight Amazing Gift Books In Time For Hanukkah

Sunday, November 24th, 2013
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Hanukkah is here, and Christmas isn’t far behind. We are blessed this year to have some truly magnificent gift books we can give as presents;

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Scatter My Ashes at Bergdorf’s

Friday, May 17th, 2013
by on Playing Around

The title comes from a New Yorker cartoon by Victoria Roberts. Two women sit having tea, one telling the other, “I want my ashes scattered

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Let the Sunshine In

Saturday, May 11th, 2013
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Yellow fashion comes out in spring and summer as surely as the flowers. It speaks of warmth or heat and cheer, looks good against a

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Building Your Wardrobe: Impact Skirts

Sunday, January 20th, 2013
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Items we simply must have are often purchased without knowing of what the rest of the outfit will consist. They become centerpieces, dictating by color,

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Dress Like “Maggie the Cat”
In Tennessee Williams’ Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

Friday, January 18th, 2013
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Beautiful and determined Maggie – “Maggie the Cat”- has escaped a poor childhood to marry into what she thinks is a pot of jam, the

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Lady Gaga’s Body Image Casts a Long Shadow

Monday, October 1st, 2012
by on Living Around

Lady Gaga made headlines when her Photoshopped image appeared on Vogue’s September cover, the magazine’s most popular issue, thicker than a Manhattan phone book (for

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