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Mummies and Broomsticks

Happy Halloween!  Check out these not so sweet kids treats for your trick or treater.  Mummies and broomsticks, simple and easy for this holiday. String cheese broomsticks are a no bake treat,  you will need: string cheese pretzel sticks chives First cut the string cheese in half, then use scissors to slice the ends.    Then, add pretzel stick to …

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Autumn Mix

Cool ivory accessories with warm tones for this Wednesday’s Autumn mix fashion post.   Front tie  sweater (in burgundy, also available in black and natural) and patterned skirt now in stock at H&M. Accessories are Gucci pearl embellished boots in mystic white, at Gucci boutiques and Saks Fifth Avenue; and Hermes 30cm Craie birkin with GHW.  

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Frayed Hems

Today’s fashion post features one of the current denim styles of raw or frayed hem jeans.   I don’t like to spend too much on passing trends so here are my two current favorite well priced frayed hems by ASOS and Urban Outfitters.        BDG blue twig crop jeans available at Urban Outfitters, these jeans run true and have a …

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Apple Watch Hermes

A double dose of Hermés for this Wednesday’s wrist pick. Apple watch Hermés double tour in barenia leather paired with a rugged chaine d’ancre bracelet; a low maintenance and functional wrist stack for office and play.

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Mystic White

This Sunday features a heavenly Gucci pearl embellished ankle boot. A slip on bootie with pearl and scallop detailing available in black or mystic white (pictured above).   This shoe can be found at Saks Fifth Avenue (contact Sasha Wellen at 732 740 3614), and Gucci boutiques.  The 3 inch heel makes it a great day to night boot; and sizing runs a little …

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Rouge Ruffles

A BCBG rouge party dress with ruffle detail is the feature of this Friday’s post.    BCBG Calinda dress in bright poppy now on sale.  Very comfortable and feminine, this BCBG dress is a timeless party piece.  Other options in red by BGBG now on sale are the Koralyn and Vanessa. Accessories are Aquazzura metallic My Desire sandals, Hermes silver collier de chien, and Van Cleef magic necklace.  

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Saturday Superstar

Saturday comfy and chill in Adidas Superstar sneakers.    ASOS has many styles of Superstar sneakers including the white with metallic silver stripe pictured above.  These do run large, I purchased a whole size down from my norm.  Super comfy and chic, Superstars can be paired with midi skirts, jeans, and leather leggings for all season wear.   

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Tailored shorts transition from Summer to Autumn. Foxcroft non-iron button down shirt, currently available at Nordstrom.   H&M tailored shorts in khaki, now on sale for $14.99.   Accessories are Hermes Macumba sandals in teal, 18mm Picotin in gold, and vintage horse bangle in silver.    

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