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closet therapy: get organized

The stores are full of resort and winter items on sale. But not for long! This week, most of the bigger stores are going to start putting out Spring clothing. Yes, I know it’s tough to imagine — especially when you’re buried in 5 feet of snow! To help you get in the Spring mindset

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shop your closet: reinventing the skinny jean

how to wear skinny jeans in summer outfit

Happy June!  June finds us planning summer holidays and vacations along with spending relaxing moments with friends and family. (Well, if you’re in my family maybe it’s not so relaxing!)  I don’t know about you, but shopping kind of loses its luster for me around this time.  What I love to do, as well as

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wardrobe planning

wardrobe planning: get your closet in hanging shape

best hangers for your closet

Have you taken a long, hard look at your closet lately?  What shape is it in?  Do you have clothes hanging on the wire hangers from the dry cleaners?  Has your wardrobe overgrown it’s space with clothes strewn about or doubled up on existing hangers? If so, it’s time for some new hangers and maybe

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leave it to the guys

Two Harvard MBAs and another mutual “geek” friend have started a new site this year that has all the girls (and guys) talking: thredUP. What is it?  A site to swap your clothes.  Yes, leave it to the guys to think this one up. Here’s their reasoning: We started thredUP mainly because as football loving,

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Style Blog, wardrobe planning

wardrobe care tools

Wardrobe Tools to Keep You Looking Great Avoid future wardrobe emergencies — create a “Closet Care Kit” with the following items. Hollywood Fashion Tape Double-Stick Strips with Take Away Tin 1 set The tin is the perfect size for keeping in your purse when wardrobe emergencies transpire. Use the fashion tape to secure falling hems,

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3 quick tips for getting your closet ready for fall

There is such a buzz in the air at the stores right now because new Fall merchandise is coming in daily.  It’s a truly exciting time and the fashions couldn’t be lovelier! Before you head out to do some shopping, you need to take stock of your wardrobe so you know what should go on

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hangers for lazy boys + girls

It’s been another long day at work or out with the kids and you can’t wait to take your pants off and pull on some comfy lounge pants. You’re tired.  And certainly in no mood to HANG your clothes. Enter the Metal Pant Hanger.  Just slide your pants onto the hanger. No taking it off

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