TLC is coming to Minneapolis and we need YOU to nominate a friend, family member or co-worker whose wardrobe is screaming for a make-over! If you know someone who has a BIG, great personality and a horrible wardrobe we want to hear from you! This season we are looking for the CRAZIEST dressers we can find. If you know someone who's a chronic costumer, looks like a bag lady, thr ... Continue reading "What Not to Wear" is CASTING in Minneapolis Now!
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By Donna Duarte-Ladd
By now, you've heard that a revamped legging is hitting the stores for fall. This season, the skinny jean has gotten even skinnier. And denim lovers will either rejoice or cringe when the revamped jeggings -- jeans that fit like leggings -- hit the stores. Gone are the faux back pockets and front zipper. And thick leggings ... Continue reading New and Improved: The Jegging
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The Benefits of Wardrobe Consulting
By Julie Burton
How often do you look at your clothes hanging in your closet and recite the words, "I have nothing to wear!"? Or, "I can't believe I spent $200 on THAT!" Well, according to wardrobe consultant Lisa Rubin it really does not have to be like that.
For more than 2 ... Continue reading "I Have a Closet Full of Clothes But Nothing to Wear!"
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by Josi Wert Javinsky
Okay, so we are all in a pinch. Who has found themselves using the almost black-bananas when you used to toss those (just put a little yogurt over them!), and fishing change out of the bottom of your wallet to subsidize that latte? I know it's not just me. Everyone I talk to lately is on hard times and yet when that happens, p ... Continue reading Friendly Fashion Forays for Not-So Friendly Economic Times: Feisty Fashion Girl
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We all know the holiday season is hectic. From finding the perfect gifts for family and friends to preparing that special dish, we run around scrambling to get everything together -- including ourselves -- at the last minute.
Between holiday shopping and credit card debt, traveling to attend large family gatherings and cocktails parties, and balancing work, all the ... Continue reading Day-to-night Fashion Solutions for the Holidays
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Holiday season is here and it's time to look great with the latest in fashion trends and styles. Especially in this economic climate, women want to update their look without the cost of couture or the difficulty of understanding how to wear what they see on the runway.
Finola Hughes, award-winning actress and host of The Style Network's "How Do I Look?" says many ... Continue reading Fashion Forward Holidays with Key Accessories
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By Nicole LaMarco
No matter your hair's texture or length, whether you want something easy to care for or something that's a little more work, the styles this season can accommodate you. Here are five hairstyles that are being talked about and worn by fashionistas this year:
by Victoria Cochrane
Linda Evangelista, Victoria Beckham, Madonna -- all female icons who have inspired hair trends in recent times. The 'celebrity look' is deemed a recent phenomenon, but women throughout the ages have obsessed over their hair and often took inspiration from role models of the time.
In the 16th century Queen Elizabeth ... Continue reading Vanity Hair: Hairstyles of Celebrity Style Icons
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(NAPSI)-From comfortable mules to towering stilettos, women love to accessorize from the bottom up. According to a 2007 consumer survey, American women own, on average, 19 pairs of shoes--and 15 percent of women own 30 pairs or more.
To give women the opportunity to shop for a good cause, leading multimedia retailer QVC and the Fashion Footwear Associ ... Continue reading It's All About The Shoes
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Having a baby is the most exciting time in your life, but your changing figure can be a challenge. The first few months of mommyhood are also known as the fourth trimester. Target designer partner Liz Lange offers tips on maternity fashion and looking good during the transition back into your pre-pregnancy clothing. With the right pieces, your look can be stylish and fit you just ... Continue reading Look Fabulous Through Your Fourth Trimester
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OK, people.....I could say I've been around the world and "ay, yai, yai", which is not totally true but I DO feel as though I sort of did a major march through MANY of the Twin Cities boutiques last weekend and I feel ready to report.
Now, I need to preface this by reminding you that was in retail for almost 25 years and owned my own store for 12 of those, so I ... Continue reading Shopping and More Shopping: Feisty Fashion Girl
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... Continue reading Red Carpet Tips for Fresh Fall Style
As the leaves change their colors this fall, many people find it is a great time to also change their style. The fall season brings new fashion and a chance for women to peruse style magazines and hit the shops to revive their look. Stylist-to-the-stars Britt Bardo brings good news for this fall's style seekers -- looking your best does not have to take a lot of time or money.
by Megan Torrini
Nearly all of us are concerned about the economy these days, and not to mention the hit it is taking on our pocketbooks. Budget clothes shopping, such as consignment shops, stores that sell vintage clothing and discount clothing stores used to get a bad rap- but those days are gone. These days it's hip to have articles of clothing t ... Continue reading What's Old is New (and Hip) Again
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by Josi Wert Javinsky
Hey Guys! Welcome to the first installment of Feisty Fashion Girl. I'm a girl who has always loved fashion but has held fast to my own strong opinions at the same time. My philosophy is DO NOT be a slave to fashion but use it to your advantage! Fashion can be overwhelming - almost to the point where you think " Why Even Tr ... Continue reading Feisty Fashion Girl: Thoughts on Style, Shopping & Clothes
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Each season brings about the latest in fashion trends and styles. Most women want to update their look without wasting money, or worse, looking like they are borrowing from their daughters' closets.
Finola Hughes, award-winning actress and host of The Style Network's "How Do I Look?" says adding key accessories to your wardrobe can have a dramatic effect. ... Continue reading Wake Up Your Wardrobe with New Accessories
By Jon Charles of Jon Charles Salon, Mpls.
When you see a mom walk into a meeting at 8:00 a.m. looking fresh, trendy, and coiffed you may wonder, "How does she do it?" The answer is, in large part due to her has mastery of the tricks needed to create great "mom hair." Beautiful mom hair requires a few very important steps: First and foremost, the hair m ... Continue reading Redefining "Mom Hair"
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By Audrey Thomas A.k.a. Organized Audrey
As spring arrives you're probably more than happy to ditch the dark sweaters in your closet for brightly colored blouses and Capri's. Here are eight closet maintenance tips to help guide you as you make the switch.
If you look back through recent years, you could probably identify one defining hair style for women that summed up a particular decade. A very quick synopsis of the history of hair over the past four decades might go something like this; Twiggy's bob defined the Sixties, the flowing locks of the Flower Power era was the over-riding influence for the Seventies, the mul ... Continue reading Hair's the Thing...
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by Diane Palmer
Work with your body for the best fitting clothes..
Here are 5 great tips to get you looking for the right clothes. Remember find styles that suit your body type, don't squeeze into clothes for the sake of the latest styles. Gravity will take over, and anything you are trying to squeeze into an outfit, will find anothe ... Continue reading Five Fashion Tips for a Sleeker You
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By Peggy Butler
All the flash, but without the cash. Now funk on that!
Imagine! You've been invited to a glitzy fund raiser where all the women will be clad in jewelry by Cartier and wearing gowns by such designers as Vera Wang and Donatella Versace. Searching aimlessly through your closet, you discover that the only item resembling a ... Continue reading Look Like A Million On Any Budget
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