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My Husband Hates Leopard Print

Many years ago, my husband and I were at the Vintage Fashion Expo, and while there I thought I would get the “perfect” leopard print coat. You know, that vintage leopard print coat every woman should have in her wardrobe. As I pulled out a leopard print coat which I thought would be the “one” my husband put his hand on …

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7 Fashion Icons & Their Uniforms

In the fashion industry, where wearing the same thing twice is a major faux pas some of the most iconic fashion elite have gone the way of wearing their own uniform. Uniforms: they represent sameness, belonging to a greater whole. Yet, the people who have created their own uniform and committed to it are some of the most colorful and eccentric people. Steve Jobs …

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Bag Lust: Reece Hudson

Bags have always been the one piece I have always loved on OTHER people, but when it came to the bag I would like for myself… they’ve always perplexed me. Is it too big, too boxy, to boring? Or is it too small, too floppy, too crazy? OR there’s that thing where the bag I love just cost $2,600. Now …

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What I Learned About Style From a Man

This isn’t what you think. This isn’t a post about how to dress like a man. Nor is this a post about how to please a man. This is a post about what I have learned about style from men. Most specifically, my husband… since he has great style, and I pretty much see him every day.  Over the years I’ve …

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Rude Girls: Johnathan Simkhai’s Ska Inspired AW 2013 Collection

Instead of handing out descriptions Jonathan Simkhai had his moodboard for his presentation handed out. Black and white photocopies of old photos of The Specials, a ska band from 1970′s London. As someone who loved ska music back in high school, and loved photo copied ‘zines, this show might be a revitalizing treat or a cringe-worthy trip down memory lane. …

jennineRude Girls: Johnathan Simkhai’s Ska Inspired AW 2013 Collection

Romanticism Undressed: Alexandre Herchovitch AW 2013

Before leaving for the show, I was trying to get dressed in a way that looked chic enough for fashion week, warm enough for post-blizzard temperatures, and somehow flattering enough with my transforming body. It occurred to me that transforming my wardrobe is now an everyday thing, as I rolled up a fur vest that no longer fit so I …

jennineRomanticism Undressed: Alexandre Herchovitch AW 2013