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Arena Stage Hosts 60 Years of Italian Style

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013
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Actor and dancer Gregory Hines was an icon of American style and, like his brother, Maurice, a great admirer of Italian fashion. So it seems

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Holiday Belles

Sunday, November 17th, 2013
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Whatever your holiday, it’s time to pull out all the stops, gift wrap yourself, and party! Go glamorous, glittery and DRESSED UP. How many times

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Invited To a Wedding?

Saturday, May 4th, 2013
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Yes, it’s that dum-dum-dee-dum time of year. Assuming you’re not a member of the wedding party, there are things to be considered when dressing for

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More Ways to Dress like the Women of Downton Abbey

Thursday, December 6th, 2012
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Season three of Downton begins after WWI. Women had broken free of society’s structure. Ready to welcome men home with a new set of rules

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Rain, Rain Go Away

Tuesday, May 15th, 2012
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You have a closet filled with carefully selected clothes and a beige trench coat older than…well, we won’t go there, or a poncho you use

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You’ve Come a Long Way Baby: Today’s Khaki

Monday, April 2nd, 2012
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Look what’s happened to khaki over the years. It’s morphed into a veritable array of shades from pale beige to army green. What used to

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The Color Purple

Thursday, January 19th, 2012
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Life is about using the whole box of crayons. (RuPaul) Purple, the color of royalty; elegance. Definitely not mainstream. On the edge of brave. Indication

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Be Prepared: Snow Apparel

Thursday, January 5th, 2012
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A lot of people like snow. I find it to be an unnecessary freezing of water. Carl Reiner The climate has changed a lot since

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