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How they make lace… from then to now with an inspiring road-trip uncovering the history of lace
With wedding, prom and formal season about to commence, we bring you our very own Parisian ex-pat who set about to uncover the rich history of lace.
From styles evocative of the Victorian era to the modern day romance of Kate Middleton’s spectacular lace wedding dress, there’s plenty toREAD MORE »
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Make What You’ve Got Current with Runway Trends Pre-Fall 2013 … Runway trends can be as simple and wearably divine as the perfect pantsuit from Dior Couture above, or as over-the-top grand as the lace cape from Alexander McQueen, below. Either way, there is an essence that you can steal into your wardrobe. Be inspired. Great style is all about interpretation on how it best flattersREAD MORE »
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Lose This, Redo That in 2013…
Truth be told, I HATE telling anyone to ditch something trendy. Something that is such a quick fad should not be in a chic wardrobe to begin with. There IS a sophisticated difference from looking on trend and being trendy… particularly, after 25ish.
Trendy is a blip on the style meter that spoils faster than a gallon of milk and datesREAD MORE »
Tags: 2013 trends , coral , crop top , fashion trends , glitter , lace , low rise , midriff , Peplum , shopping , shorts , spring trends , tangerine , trend report , trends , trends to trash , trendy , what to wear
What do French women wear? French women wear nice underwear all the time. It's not just for special occasions, dates, job interviews, or parties. It's second nature, like wearing Dior perfume or making crepes!Take it from La MomREAD MORE »
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