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Clothespin creations

A wonderful benefit to working with women is the many creative food recipes and art projects discussed at the office. My dental assistant showed me some clothespin creations the other day at work, which are a very easy and inexpensive  project for adults and kids.  All you need are clothespins and an clean, empty can of tuna (I used the …

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Chiffon trim

Weekend ready in a chiffon trim blouse and white mini. Elie Tahari jacket from several seasons ago, 1.STATE chiffon trim blouse now on sale 40% off at Nordstrom.   Worn with white BCBG power skirt. Accessories are Valentino Glam Lock bag, Zara blue suede lace up sandals (both current), and Tom Ford sunglasses.  

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Lagoon

Today’s armcandy features two bracelets in the beautiful shade of Lagoon.      The pyramid bracelet by Eddie Borgo can be purchased at Saks Fifth Avenue or Saks.com..   Eddie Borgo is well known for metallic pyramid bracelets; some of the newer styles also come in Amazonite (pictured above), howlite, quartz, and jade.               A Hermes …

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14 dollar flares

Well, actually $14.90 to be correct…but a steal for a pair of jeans!  Take a look at these 14 dollar flares…. I enjoy mixing high and low brands, here is an good example.   The clothing is all Forever21, and accessories are Hermes.     The style is called classic flared jeans from Forever21.com at $14.90.  I sized down one from my …

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Color Coral

A dress that can go from day to night in the color Coral. The Emalyn V neck dress is now on sale from BCBG.com. The colors are pale pink and coral with a touch of peplum around the waist.   The dress zips up the back.       I wore this outfit to a Carpus Diem jewelry event in Miami last January, …

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