Archive | 11/11/2010

After Party: How to Dress Down Your Formal Frocks

As shoppers ourselves, we know that one of the biggest worries about buying new formal dresses is the fear that, post-party, they’ll languish in our closets, only to be worn once or twice a year. So, we asked the ModStylists

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Sailor Style

sailor outfit

Research Assistant Cardigan, Quaint of the Art Dress, SOS Brooch, Longitude Tights in Cayenne, and the Keynote Speaker Hat.

I’ve always been a bit of a sucker for nautical-inspired outfits. Something about a perfect Breton …

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Street Style: The Girl Who Inspired Our Style

millennium trilogy street styleImages via HEL LOOKS

In Swedish author Stieg Larsson’s The Millennium Trilogy, twenty-something heroine Lisbeth Salander’s tough, antisocial attitude is aptly balanced by her futuristic, punk-inspired aesthetic. Tattoos, a septum ring and a mohawk defined by sharp liberty spikes …

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What Came First, the Dress or the Skirt?

Who: Jessica Martin of A Day in the Life of One Girl

What: Polka dot skirt-turned-dress!

Where: Goodwill

How Much: $3.75

When I Use It: “A night out on the town!”

Shopping Tips: “Classic patterns like polka dots …

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