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December, 2011

  • 30 December

    Countdown to MMXII

    I hate to disappoint all of you, but I have not worn this dress anywhere and I am not going to be wearing it anywhere soon. I have always wanted to go to one of those posh, black tie New Years Eve bashes where the Who’s Who of the City …

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  • 30 December

    90-Year-Ol​d Iris Apfel for MAC Cosmetics

    Everyone give a big clap to MAC for collaborating with 90-year-old style icon Iris Apfel.  I think that this is a bold and powerful step for MAC.  The bright and colorful 20-piece collection, set to debut in January, includes hues named after birds such as:  Toco Toucan, Pink Pigeon, Diamond Dove and …

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  • 27 December

    Royal Blue Dress Gets Second Wind During the Holidays

    I bought this crinkle satin, royal blue dress from Dress Barn earlier this year to wear to a Summer wedding. The fabric is a little thin for this time of the year but I thought the vibrant blue would look very festive during the holiday season.  I added gold accessories …

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  • 23 December

    Hartford Looked So Pretty That Night!

    I have always felt like a big City girl and was never really comfortable with the idea of living in a small city like Hartford.  Family and economics have kept me firmly rooted here, but from time to time, I find myself in that circle of people complaining that there …

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  • 22 December

    Shopping For Greens

    I received such great compliments on my green blouse (seen here) that I decided to dedicate today’s shop the look feature to greens. All of the following are all under $100.00. I know green is typically seen as a holiday color but this is a great color that can be …

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