{Alexander McQueen wool sweater, Alice + Olivia pencil skirt, Gianvito Rossi boots, Burberry gloves, Maison Michel hat} This season’s best sweaters? The ones with horizontal stripes (breton stripes) or diagonal lines. Horizontal stripes exude a sense of calm and relaxation, which you desperately need these holidays, while also enhancing a small bust. Diagonal lines are […]

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Decadence. Champagne. Dance. Smoking. Sequins. The Roaring Twenties were all about parties, if we are to believe the Great Gatsby. I admit, the movie renewed my love of fringes and long gloves and almost convinced me to sport low headbands. But how did women go from Gibson Girl hairstyles and sculpted waists to bobs and […]

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November was strange. I was all set for dreaming about Christmas, yet the sun was up as always, there was not a single snowflake in sight and no freezing temperatures to get your gloves on and your chocolate cup ready. But my  heart was more than prepared for a month of joy, fluffy sweaters, cozy […]

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Controversial is memorable. You can’t forget the moment that sparked your utter contempt or euphoria; the person that made you admire and condemn her in the same time or the trend that you kinda love-hate even today (furry heels, anyone?) Such a controversy surrounded Lady Duff-Gordon at the end of the 19th century. She was […]

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If you love Christmas, you’re hoping, no doubt, to receive many seasonal clothes and decorations. You’ll even try to make your own personalized sweater, but please, don’t copy any of these pathetic exemples of DIY:

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Guys, I might be biased (well, who am I kidding? Of course, I’m biased but a. it’s a blog, b. I’m a Grinch soo… it comes with the territory) but winter coats and parkas with fur-lined hoodies are not for men. Fur coats like the ones Bear Grylls wears in Siberia are for men. Fur coats […]

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From ubiquitous sketches with fruits to reality shows focused on body measurements, we live in a society obsessed with body shapes. Although the majority of women have apple or pear-shaped bodies, every one of them dreams about the hourglass figure. Beyonce, Kim Kardashian and Jennifer Lopez are praised for their tiny waist, prominent bust and […]

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Many times Sundays begin for New Yorkers with black coffee, the New York Times crossword puzzle and a dog walking session at an ungodly hour. You’ll see most of them in UGGs and striped pajamas, with a chic, black coat over their shoulders, cursing the harsh wind. It’s a cool way of saying they don’t […]

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I don’t know about you, but once December finally kicks in, I get into full gift-shopping mode. It’s soo much better than buying things for yourself! I love seeing my friends’ faces lit up after unpacking some goodies they’ve longed for. I also love a good laugh and try to mix practicality with humor every […]

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You better watch out, You better not cry, You better not pout, I’m telling you why: Fashion Grinches are all over the world! Even Hollywood. Guess what – you’re not the only one whose eyes bleed everytime they witness a style faux-pas. There are ladies far, far more experiemented than you in the art of constructive (or […]

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