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Urban Cowgirl

~~Urban Cowgirl~~ Eye catching, comfortable, and cozy is how I would describe this sweater coat by Rachel Rachel Roy.  The pattern is quite versatile,  with a western feel,  so I chose to pair with Aquazzura fringe boots for an urban cowgirl look.  Aquazzura boots are current at Saks.  Gap distressed denim, American Apparel t shirt, and Rachel Rachel Roy sweater …

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Gobblers

~~Gobblers~~ It’s day three past Thanksgiving and you still have leftover turkey!   Here are some Panini recipes on how to get the most out of your remaining turkey.   I use a Hamilton Beach panini maker, it’s also great for quesadillas. Turkey Apple Panini Use Italian bread, thinly sliced Granny Smith apples, turkey, and cheddar cheese.   Prep according …

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Wild Things

~~Wild Things~~ Taking a walk on the wild side today with touches of leopard.   Boots by Giuseppe Zanotti.   Skirt and headband are from Anthropologie; H&M top, vintage belt.  Valentino Rockstud sunglasses.   Jewelry by Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels.

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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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Black Friday

~~Black Friday~~ Black Friday in black Chanel accessories.   Chanel brooches can be worn in so many creative ways besides at the lapel.  I have seen them worn at the hip, on hats, and even pinned on tweed bags.    The lace top is Forever21, with brooch pinned at hip;  J Brand Vera waxed trousers.   Chanel necklace, brooch, and …

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Bordeaux

~~Bordeaux~~ Mixing Bordeaux with mink grey for today’s autumn themed outfit post.  Blouse by Anthropologie, currently available in stores.  Vest is from Macy’s,  several years old.  Zara faux leather trousers and Valentino Rockstud boots are both current.  Chanel sunglasses.

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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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