April Showers: Perfectly Chic Raincoats

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Who says a rainy day has to be dreary? Kick up your style with a great coat!   Target, $59 Target, $59 Zara, $139 Land's End, $75 Boden, $160 Boden, $160   … [Read more...]

A Day in the City Pant

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When my alarm goes off in the morning, I hit the ground running. I have to get up, showered and dressed. Then I get (drag) my kids out of bed and getting them ready for school, fed and out the door at three different times to get them where they need to go with everything they need, with lunches, … [Read more...]

Trend Alert: Blush

Pastels are everywhere this spring, but shades of blush in particular are popping up everywhere I look! You want to keep them fairly monochromatic - either stick to all blush or add in items from the same color family. Wear them simply (with a slight tan, preferably, since blush can wash you out … [Read more...]

Hurry! Athleta Sale on Zulily

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Here at ATC, we love Athleta. In January Mel shared how she wears Athleta for winter workouts and how she uses chic Athleta style to transition from the gym to the rest of your life with minimal outfit changes. The only challenge with Athleta? The prices can be a bit intimidating, even if the … [Read more...]

Fashion Friday: Collaborations to Covet this Spring

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Every season, new designer collaborations are gracing the (affordable!) shelves of our favorite stores and adding their signature tough to our favorite brands! There are a few coming up this spring that are SERIOUSLY to die for. Keds and Kate Spade are at it again! And they're totally gorgeous, … [Read more...]

Swimwear Spotlight: Chic One-Pieces

One Piece Swimsuits

I don't know about you, but these mid-winter blues have got me dreaming of a warmer climate. Today is not the first time I've showcased one-pieces that avoid the matronly pitfalls common to this style of swimwear. One-pieces can absolutely be chic too! Here are this season's best. Ralph … [Read more...]

Downton Abbey Fans: Borrow Lady Mary’s Tiara!

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Remember the fabulous tiara Lady Mary wore for her wedding to Matthew back in Season 3 of Downton Abbey? Now you can wear the same exact tiara, valued at £125,000, which translates to about $205,000. All you have to do is put down a deposit of £125,000, then pay a rental fee of about … [Read more...]

The Black Wrap Dress

The Wrap Dress

Diane von Furstenburg is said to have invented the wrap dress for a less than virginal motives: to get dressed the morning after without noisy zippers waking your lover. Despite its scandalous roots, the wrap dress is lovely - an investment piece every woman should have in her wardrobe, especially … [Read more...]

Winter Coat Sales

Winter Coat Sales

This is a great time of year to pick up fantastic coats on sale. And if the polar vortex holds out, you'll still get plenty of wear from these coats this winter. But, hurry! Popular sizes and colors will sell out fast.  Old Navy wool-blend pea coats for $29.97. Original price: $74.94. Burlington … [Read more...]