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Fall Trends: What New York Girls Are Wearing + How To Copy

Fall is here and shockingly I am welcoming the change. Anyone with me on this? Don't get me wrong, I love hot sunny days but the heat was not making me want to rock my fall gear. With all my sweaters piling up and my boots lining the perimeter of my room, I was itching to transition my wardrobe...but not without adding a few new pieces to it first...

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How To Rock The '70s Look - A Decade Revival

As fashion power houses continue to draw inspiration from past decade, fashion addicts continue to restock their closets season after season. A vicious cycle, I know, but can we do anything other than embrace the updates made to past classics? That's a no...so lets welcome the new wardrobe additions with open arms.

What's currently jammed into my little NYC closet?...

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Pretty With A Purpose | Breast Cancer Awareness Month

I know what you’re thinking...we're halfway through the month and I decides to jump on the bandwagon to write about Breast Cancer Awareness Month. See the truth is that with how crazy fast our lives are the month passed me by and I haven't been able to wrap up this post! So lets do this thing, shall we? Lets slow things down, take a break from our crazy lives, and help make a change...

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How To Stun In A Statement Coat - London Fashion Week Street Style

As the who's who of fashion make their way across the pond to London Fashion Week, the vibe of SS16 street style shifts from NYC's colorful patterned outfits to fab coats that blow us away. From fringe-to-leather-to-whatever the style, Londoners have hit the streets adorned in amazing show stoppers that not only complete their outfits but become the main attraction. Check out how they rock it and top it off in style...

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Navigate The World of Prints - New York Fashion Week Street Style

While New York is notoriously know for its black-on-black-on-black ensembles, something magical happens in September when the world's best dressed humans flock to NYC for New York Fashion Week. Somehow the spirit of Spring breaks through the Summer heat, allowing best dressed New Yorkers to emerge in pattern-filled outfits. I have to say that this is one of my favorite times of the year in NYC. Okay stop judging...

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How To Style Your Strappy Sandals - Tie 'em Up In Style

Now that summer's on its way, us girls will do anything to show off our legs! Besides wearing Daisy Dukes to highlight our gams, we now can turn to the best summer leg accessory- Gladiator Sandals. Gladiators strutted down the runway of the best shows from Spring 2015 and have now made their way onto the feet of the fashion elite. 

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The In | Met Gala 2015 by guest blogger Josh

By now, we all know that photos don't do a gown justice so how can we really judge the Met Gala looks, right? Well, to bring you all the scoop we turned to our blogger friend Josh for his thoughts on all the Celebs he encountered at the Michael Kors Met Gala After Party. Keep reading for his first-hand account of the good, the bad, and the freakshow!

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Current Obsession | Givenchy Beauty

Lets talk about every girl's morning routine...we wash our face, apply moisturizer, and then turn to what we hope is a good color matched foundation. Lets be real, finding a good color match is a pain and rarely happens, especially for a girl with olive undertones like myself...

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Street Vibes | Australian Fashion Week 2015

Weeks after models have strutted down the runways of the world's fashion capitals, Australia finally joins the party. Australia's yearly Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week took place earlier this week and brought with it a taste of the cool, casual Australian street style we all adore...

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Ditch The Shade - Nail Industrial Lighting

After a long day of work, I pour myself a glass (or two) of Pinot Noir and grab my iPad for a little furniture browsing and decor pinning. My current focus? Lighting.

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News On Trend | More Shoes Please

While I would love to say that my shoe addiction started just a few years ago, who am I kidding? Thinking back, I can remember the first time I truly fell in love with a pair of shoes. I'm talking about the kind of love in which you just cannot even imagine parting ways with your new friends. At the age of 12, I begged my mom for a pair of electric blue platform shoes– straight up disco wedges with blinding white soles...

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Current Obsession | New Lovers Book Series

This week's CURRENT OBSESSION: New Lovers– a book series devoted to publishing new works of erotica, brought to life by legendary artist Paul Chan. If you thought Fifty Shades got you hot and bothered, wait until you sink your teeth into these puppies. The first three titles were released this spring and promoted at Chan's solo exhibition "Nonprojections for New Lovers" at NYC's Guggenheim Museum. More coming this fall...

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Stealing More Than His Jeans

These days it's all about the laid back look– ripped jeans, oversized tees, and slip-ons....and lets face it, who rocks this better than your guy? No one...until now. Us girls have taken hold of this laid back look and transformed it into effortless chic. Looks like your bf was on to something after all...

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Repurpose Magazine Covers Into Wall Art

Like most girls, I find any excuse to buy a magazine– flights, train rides, road trips, hair appointments, even the occasional gym sesh...but once I'm done devouring every single last advice and fashion column I find myself accumulating these beauties in every nook and cranny of my apartment. While I could attribute this to my slight hoarding habit, I rather think of it as not wanting to throw away art. After all, half of the frames in my room are filled with Numero mag covers...

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Strappy Little Things

I have to confess that I am mildly obsessed with bralettes. (Dad, please disregard this post). While I went through a bralette phase a couple of years ago, I have rediscovered my love for these little pieces of lace. So much so, in fact, that I picked up 3 this past week and currently have 2 waiting for me in my Urban Outfitters shopping cart. Why the obsession? Besides the fact that they are beyond comfortable, bralettes have gone through a little nip and tuck this year– which I'm loving...

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Lip Ready

By far, this winter has been the worst season I've experienced since moving to NYC three years ago. Apart from the flat hair days, smeared make-up, and snow-soaked clothes– my lips have also taken quite a beating! Who's haven't, though? While I unfortunately am not blesses with DSLs, I still pride myself on ensuring that these baby lips are smooth, supple kissing tools...

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