Parisian Chic at Kohl’s: Catherine Malandrino Designer Collaboration

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Photo via: USA Today There’s something so impeccably minimalistic and effortlessly chic about Parisian style.  It’s that trend that forever remains trendy and timeless.  And for those of us lacking half a month’s paycheck to jump on a plane to France, we’re in luck because Parisian chic is coming to… a Kohl’s near you? Oui. […]

Kate Young for Target Coming on April 14th: Here’s the Look Book

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Kate Young, former Vogue-ista and the rockstar stylist behind the enviable elan of Natalie Portman, Michelle Williams, and Rachel Weisz, has collaborated with Target for a limited edition mass-market collection of apparel and accessories come April 14th. The focal point of the exclusive line will feature an assortment of special occasion dresses for both day […]

Target’s Next Top Designer Collaboration: Lauren Bush Lauren

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Image via: People These days, it’s not so odd to see higher end designs of Paris and Milan on Main Street, meaning Jason Wu’s nestled in the clothing aisle at Tarjay or Versace’s Kimono-inspired dresses are next to the bargain rack at H&M.  We get it.  More and more budget retailers are tapping into star-studded designer […]

The Anatomy of a Wedding Bill: Dissecting 2012 Wedding Trends and Costs

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Between the Jimmy Choo’s that cost half a paycheck but look oh-so-lovely in pictures and the well stocked open bar to ensure that Uncle Bob and Aunt Susie are civil to each other, weddings are often pretty on the eyes and not so pretty on the wallet.  The annual Real Weddings Study released by TheKnot.com and WeddingChannel.com, […]

H&M: Affordable In Paris!

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H&M Autumn Collection In The Musee Rodin In Paris, France H&M, the beloved low priced Swedish clothing company, somehow managed to flounce chic in Paris in a seriously friendly price range. With bohemian details and a monochrome palette, the collection keeps fashion fun and easy. The designer Dries Van Noten said that he began by […]

How to Make Every Room Pop with Awesome Decorative Pillows

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Decorative pillows:  who knew?  They’re an affordable way to freshen up the look of a room when we don’t feel like breaking out the paint (or cash.. or time) for a home decor overhaul.  They’re my go-to quick fix for adding instant charm.  From faux leather to florals, fun phrases or animal images – and in various shapes to boot – it’s amazing how they can make […]

What Sharon Osbourne Taught Us about Candles: Go Flameless with these Budget-Friendly Finds

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Sharon Osbourne’s recent candle incident has set the media world on fire these days.  For those not aware, she’s always had a penchant for candles – lots of them.  Recently, an unattended little wick went wild and set the living room of their Beverly Hills mansion ablaze.  Whew.  Fortunately, no one was badly injured and she’s […]

Check Out the Designers to Look Out For in the jcp Spring 2013 Collection

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Defying doomsday reports from financial analysts and its recent troubled holiday sales, jcp has unveiled its roster of new fashion partners for Spring 2013. Calculated retail optimism or last-ditch effort to save the store? Time will tell. (We’re rooting for a Rocky-ish comeback, though. You can do it, jcp!) In any case, check out after […]

True Confession: I Love Shopping After the Holidays

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Sometimes, I contradict myself.  After over a month of shopping for holiday presents, food, clothes, gifts, and decorations, for months in to the new year I will cringe at the thought of ever shopping again.  Haven’t I spent enough money? However, I’m also a firm believer that there is always one exception to every rule – […]