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Lately it seems like I’ve been stumbling into beetle-inspired pieces, such as my beetle-embroidered loafers and vibrant green jewels.  I’ve had quite a fascination with them.  They are beautiful insects after all. (more…)

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A Hopeless Romantic

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It’s the first day of spring!  It’s really not my favorite season because it always makes me sad that I have to start putting away all of my coats and all of my black.  However, I do manage to always find a way to stay dark.  I pretty much never wear florals but I saw this top at Zara a few months ago and I loved it because it reminded of a tragic (more…)

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Turkish Delight

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Finally, I got around to wearing this jacket.  I got in the summer when I went to Bosnia and I thought I was going to wear it in the fall, but that didn’t happen.  Because it’s a dark, jewel-tone red velvet, I figured I could wear it with black for a dark vibe. But then I realized it’s also a great piece for spring.  It adds a little extra excitement to the everyday (more…)

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Sgt. Pepper

how to wear a military jacket street style

Yes, another ornate jacket for the collection.  I realized, for a while, I couldn’t stop buying fur coats and vests; and now, it’s the ornate military-inspired jackets.  It looks like I’m going to have a full walk-in ‘coats and jackets only’ closet in the future (oops).  Just like jewels, I say you can never have enough (more…)

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Green Regalia

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You know that I love anything jewel-toned, but I’ve had quite a fascination with emerald greens lately.  I’ve mentioned it before, there’s something so majestic and mysterious about that deep, beautiful color.  And I’ve become crazy obsessed with (more…)

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The Vintage Chanel Skirt

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The boucle Chanel skirt.  Another great classic piece that every girl should have.  You can dress it up or down, and it stays timeless.  In this look, I’m wearing a vintage one (I bet you can’t even tell it’s vintage right?) from Socialite Auctions.  I styled it with a metallic gold pullover sweater and a faux fur coat for a (more…)

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Modern Matador

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Happy New Year everyone!  I hope you had a magical holiday season especially after the crappy year we had.  I don’t know, it might’ve been a great year for some people, but I think for most of us it definitely wasn’t.  I can’t say it was all that bad; I did travel to Croatia which was probably the highlight of my year, and I had a lot of time to (more…)

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