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Wearing Stripes — 11 Ways to Stripe it Rich

Wearing Stripes — 11 Ways to Stripe it Rich

With superstorms, Arctic blasts and rain popping up all over the place, it’s safe to say we’re waiting not-so-patiently for warmer spring weather. Yeah, it’s only January and we’re not even halfway through winter yet — but we say it’s time to will in spring with some forward-thinking fashion. And what brewing trend speaks of spring? Stripes of course! Playful yet polished lines are associated with warmer weather, plus they super flattering too

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The Ultra Violet Color Wave and 5 Ways to Wear It

Pantone's Color of the Year 2018: Ultra Violet

The Ultra Violet Color Wave and 5 Ways to Wear It

Pantone, the prevailing authority on all things color, says it’s time for a little purple reign. Ultra Violet took the Color of the Year title for 2018 and if it sounds a little intimidating (it isn’t, it’s gorgeous!), don’t fret. We’ll help you get in the trend groove with totally approachable pieces that anyone can seamlessly style. Crystal lovers and astrology fans, this color’s for you. Nestled between royal hues and your standard violet, the “it&#8221

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10 Hard and Fast Rules for Prom Dress Shopping

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10 Hard and Fast Rules for Prom Dress Shopping

As the prom season approaches, you’re going to want to do everything you can to find the perfect dress for the occasion. Whether your gal pals show it or not, prom dress shopping is super stressful — when it really should be fun and exciting. Let’s get you moving forward on the fun and exciting path — read on for 10 tips to master the prom dress purchase. Prom Dress Shopping 1. Have an Idea Of What You Want You really don’t want to start shopping seriously

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Celeb-Inspired, White-Hot Date Night Dresses Under $100

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Celeb-Inspired, White-Hot Date Night Dresses Under $100

Black was the color of the evening for the Golden Globes, but celebrities showed a fuller fashion range at the 2018 Critics’ Choice Awards. Our fav leading ladies dazzled in everything from metallics to pastels to florals. But the true stars of the show were those winter white and creams worn by Angelina, Kate Bosworth, Greta Gerwig and Saoirse Ronan. White is a natural, if underused, choice for a romantic date night. It works as well for the dimly lit table for two as it does

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Take or Toss: Style Trends to Bring into the New Year

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Take or Toss: Style Trends to Bring into the New Year

New year, new you? That effort begins in the closet. Now’s the time to clear out the trends that are slowing down, to make room for what’s landing. The slate doesn’t need to be wiped completely clean, but there are definitely some style trends that’ve played out their days (after having served their fast fashion purpose of course). Ready to clear some space? This guide makes sorting through the trends of the last few seasons simple. 3 Style Trends to Take (&#038

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Best Women’s Workout Tops On Sale Now

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Best Women’s Workout Tops On Sale Now

The holidays generally destroy my workout schedule and my healthy eating habits. So by the time Jan. 1 rolls around, I’m sooo ready to hit the gym and eat buckets of salad with no dressing. I’ll usually kick off my New Year’s commitment to fitness by investing in a nice, new workout top or pant — it’s an extra little motivator to ease me back into a regular exercise routine. For that reason, I’ve been scouring the big brand sales to find just the right top. Here

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