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tHERsday Style

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My Very inexpensive outfit for Target First Saturday’s at the Brooklyn Museum: If you know me then you know that I lost my job in 2010 and was out of work for a year; Now I’m working part time while getting my fashion career off the ground. So, I’m a lady on a tight budget…

tHERsday Style: Schiaparelli and Prada at the MET

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A few months ago Rashidah and I decided to see the Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible conversations exhibit at The Metropolitan  Museum of Art. If you have not seen it as of yet; it’s absolutely worth a Saturday or Sunday afternoon to check it out. The Exhibit which was inspired by Miguel Covarrubias’s “Impossible Interviews” for…

tHERSday Style: DIY Tips to Quickly Hem Pants

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It’s date night. You’ve been planning your outfit in your head the entire day, but when you try it on you realize that the pants are too long. It’s the last minute so there’s no time for a tailor. Rather than wearing uncomfortable, sky-high heels, here is a seven-step, quick-and-easy way to hem a pair of dress pants…

tHERsday Style: BCBG & Hervé Léger Resort 2013

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With Fall 2012 Ready-to-wear behind us and Resort 2013 in front of us; I’m so happy to see bright colors on the runway again, especially considering that we are in July. Max Azria recently presented his 2013 Resort collection for both BCBG and Hervé Léger. For BCBG’s Resort 2013 collection Max Azria decided to borrow…

Janet’s Spring Lip Color

Janet tried on Sweetie, Up the Ante, Creme de la Fem, Power Lunch -- all from MAC Cosmetics.

We met up after work a few weeks ago at the MAC Cosmetics counter in Macy’s in search of the perfect spring lip color. I LOVE a bold lip, but even I tone it down for the warmer months. Janet tried on tons of shades in the pink and purple families before we both agreed, “That’s it!”…

tHERsday Style: Mixing Prints

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Want to get into the trend of mixing and matching prints this spring, but it seems a little scary and overwhelming? Mixing and matching prints are a great way to take that shirt that you hardly ever wear and pair it with those pants that you also hardly ever wear. Here are a few tips…

The Latest & Greatest Beauty GIVEAWAY

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**THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. CONGRATULATIONS TO WINNER MJ** Now that the days of winter seem to be finally behind us, it’s time to make that transition into spring / summer. Some simple and affordable ways to make the transition is by making a change with your nail color, makeup and perfume. Here are some…

Kentucky Derby Hats

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And the hats have it. Hats are always a big fashion statement at the Kentucky Derby and this year was no exception.  There were big hats, small hats (fascinators), beautifully colorful hats; hats with flowers, feathers and ribbons…. You gotta to love it!   Get your Kentucky Derby hat game on this Sunday for Mother’s…