Gwen Stefani Nails It

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Is there anything this woman can’t do!? Baby number three isn’t the only thing in the works for this rockstar mommy.  Arriving in January 2014, Stefani is debuting her punk inspired collection with OPI: Punk: Chaos to Couture This limited-edition line features glossy, glitter and semi-matte finishes as well as a base coat called “Push… Read more »


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You’ve heard of Highlights, Lowlights, even Ombre by now.  But what are Splashlights? Designed to look like a beam of light across your head, Splashlights are looking to be the next effect for 2014 hair trends.  Who needs Instagram filters when you can create your own ray of light with your haircolor. “I wanted to… Read more »

Balancing Act

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So long even lines and balanced silhouettes, there’s a new trend in town and it’s not following orders. Asymmetry is not for the weak or timid.  It is an unexpected twist that adds a unique feel and allows a person to stand out from the crowd. Ok ok, so it’s not brand spanking new, the… Read more »

Ten Under $20

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$10 deals may not break the bank, and thankfully, these deals won’t send you to the poorhouse either.  Here are some great finds that don’t come with a shopping hangover. Nasty Gal Crystal Bracelet $17.50 Down from $35.00 Zigi Soho Lala Pump from DSW $19.94 Compare at $55 Zara Faux Leather Skirt $19.99 Down from $35.90… Read more »

Summer Lovin

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Heloooooooo Summer!  How we’ve missed you!   It’s time to let our winter wardrobes take a hike to the back of the closet {or, in my case, banished to a different closet altogether.}  Good riddance, you will not be missed. If it’s time to amp up your summer game, look no further for a few… Read more »

Voltage 2013

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I decided to make a last minute stop through Voltage yesterday and, like I had hoped, First Avenue did not disappoint. However, it was my very first event, and I learned so much about my new camera and how to photograph a moving target clearly… clearly. Local bands anddesigners put on a show only Voltage knows… Read more »

10 Things We Should All Know About Style

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10 Things we should all know about style

10 Things We Should All Know About Style -As told by Louise Roe, host of NBC’s Fashion Star to Glamour Magazine 1. If a piece works three seasons, get it.  (that’s what editors do!) Take bright leather.  It’s big, and it’s not going away anytime soon.  You can wear it in fall, winter and spring…. Read more »

Got You Covered

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Ah, Minnesota, where the weather is more unpredictable than a nap-less, agitated toddler… As of late, picking out an outfit is a crap shoot.  Mother Nature is clearly going through a mid-life-crisis and it looks like we are the ones being punished. Lucky for you, I have some fresh ideas, three to be exact, on… Read more »

Get The Look For Less

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This may be my favorite Fearless Friday yet!  From the catwalk to your closet, here are some ways to Get The Look For Less! These two looks we are representing today, are two of my favorite trends from the runway! Black and White {Left: Striped top – by &by JC Penney $25 Right: Floral pants –… Read more »

Pantone Persuasion

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For nearly 50 years, Pantone has been inspiring design professionals with products, services and leading technology for the colorful exploration and expression of creativity. Emerald is Pantone’s color of the year with with Grayed Jade (mint) following closely behind.  Other colors include Dusk Blue (dusty blue), Poppy Red (tomato red), African Violet (lavendar) and Nectarine (peach). For… Read more »