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Girl Crush: Lorde

Girl Crush: Lorde

| August 14, 2013 | 0 Comments

Our third Girl Crush is New Zealand singer-songwriter Lorde, one of the hottest acts of the year. She has a soulful, raspy voice reminiscent of Lana Del Rey mixed with some Bon Iver. You likely recognize her from that non-stop advertising on Spotify, or when the Huffington Post recently toted her as the future queen of pop-alt music.

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Girl Crush: Shailene Woodley

Girl Crush: Shailene Woodley

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Our second Girl Crush is actress Shailene Woodley, a standout in the young hollywood crowd. Of course you know her as the title pregnant character in ABC Family’s, The Secret Life of the American Teenager, but since the series began in 2008, Shailene has become a bona fide movie star.

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Italian Inspiration: 3 Summer Styles that Keep You Cool

Italian Inspiration: 3 Summer Styles that Keep You Cool

| August 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

So I’ve been on hiatus from you all for a while. Full disclosure: I’m in Italy performing three roles in two operas and have been just a tad bit busy. However, the fashion here in Siena is seriously amazing, and I figure you might want some information on how to stay cool in seriously hot […]

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Girl Crush: Lily Collins

Girl Crush: Lily Collins

| July 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

Our first Girl Crush is Lily Collins, a rising star that you likely recognize from her minor role in The Blind Side, followed by leads in teenage action flick, Abduction, and the kid-friendly adaptation of Snow White, Mirror Mirror.

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Festival-Wear: From the Park to the Street

Festival-Wear: From the Park to the Street

| July 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Like all good things, festival season is coming to an end. For the lucky few, this ending marks a season of fun and exciting concert-filled memories; for those on the same page as me, this ending is just a reminder that my “festival” shorts did not make it to an actual festival. But, as a true […]

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French Inspiration: Culottes, Summer’s Chicest Shorts

French Inspiration: Culottes, Summer’s Chicest Shorts

| July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Your new favorite summer wardrobe item is here: culotte shorts. We all love the hot summer trends of bold prints, statement jewelry, and crop tops, but it’s imperative for a fashionista to have at least that one standout, unique piece. And where better to find inspiration for such an item than the always stylish and […]

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How to Wear: Black in Summer

How to Wear: Black in Summer

| July 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wearing bright colors is one of the most exciting aspects of summer for a fashionista. But sometimes a girl just can’t give up her favorite black pieces, no matter the season. In the midst of summer, you may find yourself running low on creative outfits that encompass neons and other bubbly brights, and in return, […]

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5 Beauty and Fashion Risks to Take this Summer

5 Beauty and Fashion Risks to Take this Summer

| July 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

Looking for a pick-me-up during the dog days of summer? With fashion and beauty trends brighter and bolder than ever, there are endless ways to change up your look this season. These looks, typically attributed to the daring, can also be used to brighten up even the most timid of styles. Whether you are searching […]

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How to Style: Statement Jewelry

How to Style: Statement Jewelry

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

A few stylish adjustments can transform a summer outfit from boring and mundane to totally fabulous! In addition to well-groomed hairstyles and pretty make-up looks, statement jewelry is one of the simplest ways to look feminine and put-together this season. Add these bold accessories to minimalist outfits for any occasion, day or night. Daytime Between […]

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1920s Inspiration: The Great Gatsby

1920s Inspiration: The Great Gatsby

| May 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

With the recent release of the movie version of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel The Great Gatsby, its star characters, along with their distinct personalities and style of dress, have been dramatized in the spotlight. So, it is no surprise that many 1920s fashion trends have also reentered pop culture. Many may find these trends […]

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