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Our Third Act

I fully intended to write about two skincare gadgets this week, but divine guidance, (or procrastination) interceded on their behalf.  Instead, I offer a public service announcement of sorts, a ‘wow I needed that’ kind of ...

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3 Tips on How to Plan Your Perfect Wardrobe

I’ll admit, I’m a serious planner. I plan almost every part of my day. I even make plans to plan (if that makes any sense). Although I may not plan out my outfits everyday, I do plan what items I’m going to ad...

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Your Closet: Equal Parts Utility and Joy with Stacy London

Recently, our favorite fashion gal and Co-Founder of Style for Hire told the Chicago Sun Times something that may literally shake the way you think about your closet. What was it? Any item in your wardrobe should satisfy one of...


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Alphabet Soup: BB and CC Creams

Almost two years ago, BB Creams made their debut in the U. S. and quickly created a new morning ‘must-have’ category. BB stands for ‘Beauty Balm’ or  ‘Blemish Balm.’ They arrived via the Asian market and appeared a...

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Closet Spring Cleaning: Re-Wear, Reuse or Recycle

  Spring is a great time to get rid of the unwanted clothes you don’t wear and make room for the new.  Lucky for us, H&M has started a clothing recycling program were you can bring in your unwanted clothes to a ...

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The Rules of Peep-Toe Pumps

It’s no secret to any of my friends (or my husband and subsequently our checkbook) that I love daily deal sites. Gilt, Rue, HauteLook, and many more. But RueLaLa is one of my favorites, and I was so excited to see the ima...


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Are You in the Clone Zone? Be Brave, Be Bold, Be Marketable.

For so long, we’ve been taught not to make waves in the workplace. Keep your head down. Tick the boxes. Do the work. Don’t upset anyone. Be the best at fulfilling that job description. Don’t color outside the ...

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Spring Getaway and Winter Body? 4 Great Coverups

Left to Right:  1) Tory Burch Tunic 2) Missoni One Piece Bikini, Beach Panties Wrap Skirt 3) Warehouse Maxi Dress 3) Seafolly Kaftan It’s been grey, cold and raining outside.  You’ve been slaving away at the offic...

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Upgrade Your Life

Every time we go to check in for a flight, they make us an offer, “Want to upgrade for only $79?” The amount and logistics might be different, but basically we are given a choice: Do this, and you’ll get that. Companies c...


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4 Cover Letter Openers That Score the Interview

The first sentence of a cover letter should be like the first sentence of a good book – it should make you want to read the whole thing. If you write a bum first sentence, chances are your cover letter is going to get a quick...