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Stop Your Shoulder Slinging Ways

A few weeks ago, I shared my feelings about men wearing their coats without putting their arms through the sleeves.  Shoulder slinging on men is best left for the pimps to swagger on with, but now it’s time to address those women who’ve hit the repeat button one too many times with this street-style craze of wearing their coats on their shoulders.  If you needed a clearer sign that things have gotten out of control with shoulder slinging, I ask to take a look at exhibit labeled “REALLY.”

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Clutches Full of Character

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The pets you’ll never have to feed or pick up after.

The books you’ll never have to read, but will look like you did.

Sweet treats that will remain sweet spots.

The quotes, sexy facial expressions or quick answers you can give without breaking your vow of silence.

During Fall/Winter 2014 Fashion Week presentations, around the world, the streets were talking by means of the quirky bags show-goers carried around from one city to another. Continue reading “Clutches Full of Character” »

Monday Men Style: Casey Neistat Does It Again

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One of the most creative people behind the lenses, filmmaker Casey Nesitat has teamed up to J.Crew to show men how to “ Travel With Style” while modeling the new addition to the J.Crew Ludlow collection, the Ludlow Traveler Suit which is stain-resistant, breathable light and wrinkle-resistant.  If you’re familiar with Casey Nesitat’s projects and his adventurous approach to filming, you know the treat you’re in for with this video. Continue reading “Monday Men Style: Casey Neistat Does It Again” »

10 Days / 10 Dresses: Day 10 Spring Parka For The Lady

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Dorothy Perkins Khaki hooded lightweight parka // Finders Keepers Lost My Mind Dress // Nasty Gal Kitty Shades // Sole Society Layered Cutout Ring  // Marc by Marc Jacobs Pearl Pyramid Ring  // NARS Albatross Lip Gloss  // TOPSHOP Powder Blush in Good Girl // FOREVER 21 Mod Girl Structured Crossbody  // Schutz Fossa Mesh Espadrilles   // Miss Selfridge Larissa Perspex Court Heels //  C. Wonder Three Bar Cuff

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10 Days / 10 Dresses: Day 9 A Spurge On Sexy

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Burberry Prorsum Cropped cotton-gabardine jacket   // LOVE 21 CONTEMPORARY Mesh Paneled Midi Dress  //  BCBGMAXAZRIA Wildflower Collar Necklace // Gorjana Mila Necklace  // Guerlain La Petite Robe Noire Eau de Parfum Couture  //  M·A·C ‘Mineralize Glass’ Rich Lipstick // J.Crew Jeweled suede clutch  // ASOS TAKE ME HOME Shoe Boots

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10 Days / 10 Dresses Day 8 Leather To Layer

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Blaque Label Sweetheart Maxi Dress //  Cameo Soul Fire Faux-Leather Crop Top //  Bjorg x Oki-Ni Vertebrate cuff bracelet similar (here)  //  Senso Quimat V Black Strap Heeled Ankle Boots similar (here)

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10 Days / 10 Dresses: Day 7 Sweeping Denim

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Mango Denim Maxi Dress  //River Island White textured relaxed fit blazer // Floral jewelled stone headband $26 // Lipsy Enamel Heart Necklace // Michael Kors Barley Necklace // Bex Rox Ring  // Stila Lip & Cheek Stain //   The Organic Pharmacy Sheer Bronze Glow Tint // Vince Camuto Janet Drawstring Bag  // Shoe Cult Bowie Bootie

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For The Love Of Denim: Overalls’ Performance

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It isn’t the most flattering silhouette, but overalls are too comfortable not to give it a chance plus there are benefits to wearing it during your grown and sexy years.  A one-piece denim style that is roomy enough on your bloated days, throughout the hot summer, the further away the fabric from our body the better, plus denim overalls get better looking after wear and tear.  Let’s figure out some stylish ways  to make a classic denim piece get its due glory this spring/summer.

Style Tip: Denim overalls that are too big will not only hide your shape, but can also give you more hip action than you asked for.  Going for something tight will have the denim one-piece riding up in all the wrong places on your body.  Finding the right pair of denim overalls is like shopping for the perfect pair of jeans, take the time to do so and your body will thank you.   

romeostyle for the love of denim overalls 2Style Tip:  If you want to avoid looking stocky while wearing overalls, find those where the length is in proportion to your height. While standing, the overalls can fall just below the ankles, folded or not. When purchasing online, best to use the inseam measurement listed on the site, and compare it to length of your body and where you would want it to fall.

Style Tip: The cropped length is also an edgy wear to wear overalls.  Pair them with booties or high heels to achieve a slender, stylish look.

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Style Tip: The trousers of your overalls should fit without the need of buckling the bib to prevent the overalls from falling to your ankles and giving everyone a show.  Also, when it fits well in the trousers, it gives you more styling choices to let the bib “hang” and create statement-making ensembles.

romeostyle for the love of denim overalls Style Tip: Take your denim overalls from casual wear to proper work attire or a chic outfit for a night out, with the right layers.  Instead of a t-shirt, wear a blouse or an embellished top, add a structured blazer or cool leather jacket.  Leave the converse sneakers for another night and slip on a pair of platforms, stilettos or wedges! Adding jewelry will be the glamorize cherry on top of the look!

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Also check out For The Love Of Denim: The Skirted Edition