Mom Jeans

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Mom jeans: friend or foe?  There are definitely pros and cons to this 1980’s throwback style which has re-reared it’s (ugly?), high-rised head the last few seasons.  For some women, this is great news. … Continue reading

OPI Nail Lacquer Gets Political

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OPI Nail Lacquer was started in 1980’s by George Schaffer.  From 1989-1999, OPI only released two collections a year, Fall-Winter, and Spring-Summer.  These collections were always named after a country, region, or other geographic part… Continue reading

The Dog Days of Summer

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August temps can sizzle.  Finish strong this season with effortless looks which you can stay cool in.   The Dog Days of Summer by boottiqueinc featuring a white tote bag Aéropostale high neck… Continue reading

Fall Footwear

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Not to wish the summer away, but WOW! Are there some incredible shoe designs showing up for fall.  We will be seeing lots of booties, mules, strappy heels, lace-ups, and over-the-knee boots on the runways, and… Continue reading

Designer Spotlight: Self-Portrait

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The gorgeous, complex designs of Self-Portrait was born in 2013 by Han Chong, who was looking to fill a void in the mid-priced ($400-$600) couture eveningwear market.  His designs commonly include layering of crepe, leather,… Continue reading

Feed your Skin

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If you are NOT looking to spend hundreds, or even thousands of dollars on a skin care regime, there is an all-natural, holistic approach to caring for your skin, and fighting age.  Avoid… Continue reading

La Mer. Is it Worth it?

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La Mer.  Unless you have been living under a rock for the last many years, you should recognize this brand as being the gold standard in skin care.  The rich and famous use it… Continue reading

What Colors Are You?

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Growing up, I recall my mother getting her “colors done.”  This meant that she paid someone a fair amount of money to look at her hair and skin tones, and tell her what… Continue reading

Olympic Inspiration

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Are you an Olympic lover like we are?  Full disclosure: our office is located in snowy, wintery Minnesota, so most of us favor the winter Olympics over the Summer.  We just do.  It’s… Continue reading

Dress for Heatwave Success

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Wowie!  It’s HOT out there!  Regardless of where you are in North America, chances are the mercury has been rising and you are feeling somewhat uncomfortable with high levels of heat and/or humidity.… Continue reading