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how to wear your summer clothes this fall

how to wear it

Not only can you wear your favorite spring and summer colors all year, but you can wear (most of) your summer clothes well into the fall and winter as well! The key to making the colors work year-round is fabric choice. The key to turning warm weather garments into fall fashion, is of course layering. […]

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how to wear summer colors this fall

how to wear it

Stylists, magazine editors, and closet organizers have long encouraged us to put away our summer clothes when the leaves start to fall. They want you to buy up all the earthy and dark-colored stuff in the stores, of course. But I say…why deprive yourself of your favorite bright colors, just because the days are getting […]

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the little fact no one mentioned in the latest urban outfitters scandal

indie shopping

I could have titled this post “Why I don’t shop at Urban Outfitters,” but if I did it would be really, really, really short: because I want the real thing. Let’s back up a bit, shall we? I’m sure you’ve read or heard about the recent brouhaha regarding Urban Outfitters and an artist who claimed […]

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adventures in styling

fashion

devil in a blue dress by hollandcox I’ve been playing with Polyvore lately, as a new & improved way of procrastinating. Putting together sets is exactly like window shopping, or helping a friend put together an outfit for an occasion. Only I can do it while sitting at my computer (and there’s no budget, of […]

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