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J Crew Cuffs

  ~~J Crew Cuffs~~ Instead of stacking numerous bracelets sometimes it’s nice to change things up and wear a single cuff.    J Crew offers unique costume jewelry cuffs in many materials, ranging from enamel to gemstones.   The sizing is a cinch as the bracelets are sold  one size fits all.   Take a peek at the photos above, …

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Wrist Picks

~~Wrist Picks of the Week~~ Here are this week’s Wrist Picks!  Click on the thumbnail image for details; enjoy!!

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Snakeskin

  ~~Snakeskin~~ I have a high dislike of snakes, but these blue snakeskin shoes by Aquazzura I can most certainly tolerate.  Hues of electric blue, lace up detailing, and a walkable heel height; a fantastic shoe for your wardrobe.   Style name is Aquazzura Seduce Me Elaphe, on sale now at Forward by Elyse Walker. Outfit details -blue blazer by …

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Iconic Louboutins

~~Iconic Louboutins~~ The Pigalle is one of Christian Louboutin’s most iconic styles.   Black patent with a pointy toe, perfect for business attire or a night on the town.   The above are 100mm height which is quite comfortable (to me) for a high heel.   I went with my true shoe  size,  and recently found them at Saks Fifth …

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Over the knee

~~Over the knee~~ Wearing mini skirts through winter is now an option with staying power of over the knee boots trends.  The OTK boot will most certainly add a touch of boldness to your outfit.   These over the knee boots by Stuart Weitzman, style name “High Street”, recently purchased at Zappos.com.    Sweater by Old Navy, Macy’s skirt.  Accessories …

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Wrist Picks

Here are this week’s Wrist Picks!  Click on the thumbnail image for more details; enjoy!

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Taupe Tonals

~~Taupe Tonals~~ Who would have thought such a charming color derives from the French noun taupe, meaning “mole”?  In the colder months, I tend to wear taupe with orange, blue, and burgundy; when the temperatures rise I find taupe pairs nicely with pastels.   This outfit is by Zara, currently in stores.   Accessories are Valentino boots, Hermes etoupe birkin, and …

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The Kelly Watch

~~The Kelly Watch~~ Endless strap options give the Kelly Watch by Hermes beautiful multiple personalities.  All of my other watches have bracelets or a single strap,  I never figured I would enjoy the variety of options this watch can bring.   The above photographs are shown with the typical single strap and a double tour, I have yet to try …

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Dancing Belles

  ~~Dancing Belles~~ Belles du Mexique is one of my most vibrant and whimsical Hermes scarves.   In this post Belles is paired with a rouge Diane Von Furstenburg flare dress and H&M blazer.  Accessories are Chanel chain booties, Hermes orange Jige, and Ralph Lauren glasses.

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Flower Power

~~Flower Power~~ Valentino Rockstuds add a little power to these flower trousers by Zara.    When Valentino first released the Rockstud style back in Fall of 2010,  I knew these shoes were a must-buy.  They were very difficult to locate at first, but after searching for several months I did manage to find a pair.   These Rockstuds have been …

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