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Wed 12.30
Top 10 Cures for the Blues

Top 10 Cures for the Blues

The word “blue” has gotten a bad rap in modern times, particularly in American culture. Blue Christmas, the Monday blues, singing the blues, heck, blue balls…I could go on until I’m blue in the face! In reality, blue is the most uplifting color of all. Just look to the sky on a bright, sunny day. It’s an instant mood-enhancer, just like crystal-clear blue water.

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Tue 09.15
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NYFW Trend Report: Spring into Action!

Here we are again! Back in New York City and the energy is palpable, from the searing late-summer sun to the mad dash between Lincoln Center and Milk Studios (and everywhere in between). But it’s what’s going on inside that’s really stirring up our spirits…

Mon 09.14
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What Your Date Night Bag Says about How You Feel

We all carefully plan what we wear on a date because we know choice of dress (or pants, for that matter) and shoes determines the signals we give off. But it’s your bag that shows your real feelings.

Fri 09.04
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Top 7 Pearl Accents: Give It a Pearl

These days, you rarely see a woman wearing a strand of pearls (unless that strand is used as a headband à la this Simone Rocha).

Mon 08.31
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Winter is Coming: Top 9 Fur Bags

Winter is coming! It may be awhile before the temperatures drop severely, but the cold season has a way of creeping up sooner and more swiftly than you think. And even if yours isn’t as severe as it is in Winterfell, having a nice, warm and fuzzy friend to snuggle with feels right when you’re chilly.

Wed 08.26
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The Top 9 Taupe Pieces: The Taupe Transition

It’s that time of year again: We’re about to make the transition into fall. If there’s one thing that will always come back every September, it’s your top taupe staples. Due to its perfect balance between warm and cool, taupe is the ultimate versatile hue.

Wed 05.13
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Top 5 Brown Shoulder Bags: Flaunt Your Tan

I’m not opposed to a light dusting of bronzer to highlight your own natural glow, but there’s only one kind of tan skin you need this summer, and it doesn’t require any exfoliation beforehand. Instead, it comes in the form of lovely leather bags.

Fri 04.10
Best Celebrity Mini Bags of the Week

Best Celebrity Mini Bags of the Week

When I looked at all the bags celebrities carried this week, one thing popped out at me: they’re all mini! As as Petite Snob, I’m always happy to see tiny bags trending, especially this time of year; it’s like we’re all shedding the hefty layers of winter and starting fresh…

Fri 02.13
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Jason Wu Fall 2015 Collection: More Than a Woman

If there is one designer you can confidently say has grown into a designer to be reckoned with, it’s Jason Wu. For Fall ’15, he is serving up a strong message: the Jason Wu girl is now a woman and, more specifically in his words, a “womanly woman.”