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80’s Mall Madness

25 May

Ah the 80’s.  A simpler time when getting dressed meant throwing a large t-shirt over some leggings, and doing your hair meant finishing off a bottle of hair spray…. times were simpler then.  And judging by these AMAZING pictures of mall-goers in 1989, a lot more entertaining. 

Look at this hair!

Do people still get letters in high school?

So much to love here. Man tanks, quasi mullets, black sneaks…perfection.

This picture is amazing. First of all, what the heck is Tape World?  I’m guessing like Blockbuster only exclusively with VHS tapes?  Also make sure to notice the handsome devil in the background, in the tiny shorts and mustache.

Flannel and a dad in denim on denim.  Dad’s jeans are a pretty dark wash for the 80’s.  He was ahead of his time!

If you want to see a lot more amazing pictures, check them out here.  What was your favorite 80’s fashion statement?

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Sweater Weather

18 Jan

It’s been cold in Boston lately… -4 with wind chill last Sunday!  In other words, perfect sweater weather.  Many stores are having blowout sales to clear out winter merchandise, so it’s a great time to add to your winter wardrobe.

Here are some of my favorite finds:

Fun stripes and a cozy fit- perfect for snuggling by the fire!  On sale for $35 at Lands End Canvas.

This v-neck pink sweater is perfect for cheering up a gloomy winter day.  The pink color is on sale for $50 (also available in navy for $35) at JCrew.

Wynter V-neck sweater in stripe

This sweater is a classic, but the cropped fit makes it fresh.  Black looks good on everyone. Only $20 (with code shopsale) at Ann Taylor Loft!

 Chunky Short Sleeved Sweater

This light cardigan is perfect  for layering and great for the office.  This pearl color matches everything!  It’s on sale for $50 at White House Black Market.

Multi-Stitch Cardigan

What’s your favorite type of sweater to wear in the winter?

New Years Eve- What to Wear

29 Dec

Can you believe it’s almost New Years Eve?  I can’t!

New Years Eve parties make me think of sparkles, champagne, and glamour.  Which outfit is more your style?

A dazzling sequined dress

Image 1 of Rare Two Tone Sequin Dress

 A bold white tuxedo blazer

Image 4 of ASOS PETITE Exclusive Tuxedo Blazer

Some sleek liquid leggings

Ankle-Zip Liquid Legging

No matter what you wear, I hope you have a great time celebrating.  Here’s hoping 2012 is a fun, happy, and successful year for us all!

How About Some Couture Cereal for Breakfast?

20 Oct

How would you like some couture…for breakfast?  The Glam Foodie created these fun designer cereal boxes to take breakfast to the next level.

For more cereal/designer combos, click here.   Which one is your favorite?  I think I’d go with some Louis Vuitton Charms myself!

Louis Vuitton Animals

11 Oct

Louis Vuitton is celebrating their centennial in a pretty unusual way- by fashioning their purses, key chains, and clutches into animal sculptures!   At first glance, you don’t realize what the animals are made of…what a creative idea!

Here are some of my favorites:

The collection will go on tour later this year.  I hope it comes to Boston because I would love to see it!  Click here for more animal sculptures.  Which one is your favorite?