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November, 2012

  • 27 November

    Alternatives to Coconut Oil for Dry, Itchy, Winter Skin

    Once the temperature drops and the heat kicks on, my skin goes from dry and ashy to dry, ashy AND itchy.  Based on the “winter skin” advice that I’ve been reading across the net, it seems that coconut oil is the NEW recommended cure-all to fight this seasonal travesty. I …

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  • 25 November

    The Empresse’s New Coat

    Steve Madden Coat, Funnel-Neck Belted Flared

    I’m with Nicolette Mason, no more black coats for me! Because of my, errrrr horizontal expansion, I recently replaced my camel color Kenneth Cole Reaction coat for this white one.  Before switching to camel, I was an all black coat girl because I thought it was easier to care for …

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  • 21 November

    Black Veil Headband

    I am not strictly a style over fashion girl.  I really admire and appreciate fashion.  I especially love fashion trailblazers and icons like Isabella Blow, Daphne Guinness and Josephine Baker who embraced and committed themselves to being extraordinary. Sometimes I wish I had a little of their resources and bravado …

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  • 18 November

    Five Ways to Find Blogging Inspiration

    I realized early in my blogging  journey that sometimes I was overly inundated with blog post ideas (this usually happens during the day when I am sitting at my desk). There were other times when inspiration or ideas just wouldn’t come. I know I am not the only blogger who …

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  • 16 November

    Work Friendly Statement Blouses

    Add style to your work wardrobe by swapping  that basic wardrobe staple, the white button front shirt, for a statement blouse.  These stylish blouses can make a statement all on their own. No accessories or completer pieces are required. I love them because they work well for every occasion and …

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