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  • Fashion + Style

    Kaleidoscopic Color: Beauty Trend 2008

    What: Put on your shades, because makeup colors are going neon. What the experts say: Bright orange, leafy green, chalky pastels, sky blues and every shade of pink painted runway models in the Spring 2008 fashion shows, according to this month’s Vogue magazine. “It was a mad spring, [...] Read More

    January 18, 2008 by Catherine

  • Go Green on a Budget Guide

    Stirring It Up: Organic Food

    We love the creamy, rich taste of Stonyfield Farm yogurts. It’s always a pleasure to find a product that’s not only full of nutritious and organic ingredients, but that is manufactured in an earth-friendly way. That’s why we were happy to see President and CE-Yo Gary Hirshberg’s book, Stirring It Up. Hirshberg has led efforts [...] Read More

    January 18, 2008 by Catherine

  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    Entertaining on a Budget: Stylin’ paper plates

    No one likes to do dishes, especially after a party. Plus, who has enough real dishes for a whole party anyway? Spice up your party with some stylish paper plates. These napkins from platesandnapkins.com are $4.95 for 20 and can be mixed with solid colors to extend the look. Consider just buying napkins in solid [...] Read More

    January 18, 2008 by LyzL

  • High Vs. Low: The Metallic Trench

    If you’re looking for a new coat with a little edge, the metallic trench might fit the bill. But since we’re thinking it could look dated, oh, twelve minutes from now, we don’t suggest you drop a lot of bills on one. Here, we’ve got three versions—low, mid and high. So, which is which? The [...] Read More

    January 18, 2008 by Angela

  • Guide to Decorating Your Home on a Budget

    DIY: Chair Reupolstry

    Old discarded dining room chairs from your grandma Phyllis, or the one you snuck out of you neighbor’s trash (because who throws away this stuff?), can be quite the find if you know how to fix them up. Often, all they need is a coat of paint and some fabric to make them look brand [...] Read More

    January 18, 2008 by LyzL