Ju-Ju-Be, My New BFF

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Oh, mamas. There is just so MUCH I didn't understand before I had my baby. Now almost four months old, we're getting into a groove but I'm discovering new things every day. One of these things is that my designer diaper bag, for all its stylish glory, is an unmanageable behemoth black hole where … [Read more...]

A Clutch is Clutch

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An evening on the town calls for the right purse, but I often find myself awkwardly toting whatever day-bag I'm using at the time, simply for the sake of convenience. Then I get jealous when I look around the room and all the other gals present seem to have taken the care to stuff their little … [Read more...]

Don’t Fear the Dry Clean Only Tag!

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I used to avoid even clothes I had fallen totally in love with once I saw the dreaded "Dry Clean Only" tag. With  little kids who were not above using me as a human tissue, I just couldn't afford the cleaning bills (or an added errand with toddlers in tow!) Now I never fear the dry cleaning tag - … [Read more...]

5 Winter White Pieces to Invest in Now

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It doesn't matter how closely you like to adhere to those old-fashioned rules of style -- I think we can all agree that wearing white between Labor Day and Memorial Day is not only okay, but totally chic. From sweaters to footwear, here are five great pieces to help you rock the trend right while we … [Read more...]

Denim Care Tips

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I wear jeans almost every day. They are the foundation of my wardrobe – I want my favorite pairs to last a long time! Not only are the perfect jeans hard to find, but good denim is an investment, so take care of your jeans!! They are NOT like your other clothes! 1. Don't wash too … [Read more...]

How to Clean Leather and Wool Gloves

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It's finally March, and if you're anything like me, you've worn the same pair of gloves all winter... and they're getting  a little grimy. But what if you can't just toss your gloves in the wash, because they're made of a lovely combination of leather and wool?   Here's how to get rid of the grime … [Read more...]

Best Dressed at Any Wedding: You.

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It's that season, ladies, and there are so many fresh styles that work for wedding attire. We all know that wearing white is unacceptable, but what are the other guidelines to follow? What's too sexy, what's too boring? And what, pray tell, is black tie-optional? As a bride myself, I can tell you … [Read more...]

Caring for your Swimsuit

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Just in time for Spring Break and bikini season (or rock-that-one-piece season), we have a few easy tips for keeping your suit in tip-top shape! Swimsuits really have it rough between all the chlorine, salt, sand, sun, sunscreen and other lotions we use while having a great time at the beach or … [Read more...]

Denim Care 101

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You invest a lot in your jeans. Don't just throw them in the regular wash cycle like your ol' fat-day yoga pants. Care for them! Just a few simple steps will keep your jeans looking and feeling like new. WASH: Most denim needs to be washed only every 4-5 wearings. When you do, wash them … [Read more...]