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Get The Look: A Sliver of Skin
By Lauren Cosenza | 10/11/2010 - 11:11

What’s more alluring than skin? The illusion of skin.

A simple sliver of shoulder, torso or thigh demurely exposed through lace or chiffon can elevate your look in ways low necklines, simple cutouts, and high hemlines could never.

You don’t have to show it all – or hide it all, either. Be the woman in the middle who perfectly balances how to simultaneously reveal and conceal.

It’s an art we’re here to help you master.


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Wear a Fall Hat like Nicole Richie
By Miranda Noland | 09/29/2010 - 14:17

Nicole Richie isn't one to let a bad hair day stop her. With no time to do her hair before her book signing in New York City, she just topped her coif with a chic hat and no one knew that it wasn't intended. We have a feeling a few bad hair days may be in our future, too, so here are some of the chicest and cheapest toppers out there right now.


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Get the Look: Leather Jackets
By Lauren Cosenza | 09/27/2010 - 09:34

After the heat of summer but before the cold of winter, there exists a period of time when all you need to do is throw on a light to mid-weight leather coat and head out.

Leather jacket styles range from military to motorcycle to bomber to trench and can be distressed, crackled, studded, ruffled or otherwise embellished.

In this sea of skins, you're sure to find one that's right for you!


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Paula Garces Shares Her Must-Have Fall Fashion Trends
By Mariela Rosario | 09/23/2010 - 18:30

Paula Garcés, host of the The Mun2 Look, stopped by and chatted with Latina.com about her fave fall fashions. Some of her picks are smart standbys like a velvet blazer, but others demonstrate that the Harold and Kumar actress is not afraid to take some risks when it comes to fashion. Yes, she said combat boots.


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How to Wear Sexy Snakeskin Like Sofia Vergara
By Miranda Noland | 09/21/2010 - 12:45

No doubt about it — skins are in! The snakeskin texture is showing up everywhere from shoes to shirts this fall.

Sofia Vergara verified the trend last night at a New York City event in a sexy snakeskin dress, so we found the most affordable and chic snakeskin items out there to prepare you for fall.


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Get the Look: Jeans & a T-Shirt
By Lauren Cosenza | 09/20/2010 - 09:32

There's nothing more all-American and fall-fabulous than jeans and a tee... when done properly, of course.

Take the look from sporty to stylish with our simple rules for your 20s, 30s and 40s.


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Carry a Floral Clutch Like Eva Mendes
By Miranda Noland | 09/15/2010 - 14:00

Cooler temperatures doesn't have to mean dull and boring—florals are in season year-round! Eva Mendes braved the wind and rain at the London premiere of The Other Guys last night with punchy pink floral clutch. We cannot wait to pair one of our own with all of our fall and winter ensembles.

Here are six cute and affordable flowered options.


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Get the Look: Your Fall Uniform
By Lauren Cosenza | 09/15/2010 - 10:09

Even though you’re not necessarily headed back to school, every grown woman has her go-to fall uniform. And when Labor Day passes and temps cool, she pulls it out. After months of long-weekends, pool time and beach getaways, this outfit should symbolize getting back to business.

Not sure which pieces to put together to kick-start the season? We’re here to help!


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Get the Look: Black & Gold
By Miranda Noland | 08/27/2010 - 10:00

We spotted a hot new color combo on two of our favorite Latinas last night as they hit the town. There are plenty of luxe black and gold options out there for less than $100 so you can look just as sexy as Jessica Alba and La La Vazquez.


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Get the Look: Unstructured Style
By Lauren Cosenza | 08/23/2010 - 10:29

After seasons of skin-tight silhouettes, studs and sharp shoulders, the looser lines of fall 2010 are a welcome change. Fashion had been, literally, holding it all in and now it’s letting it all out.

Soft, feminine draping is a fresh alternative to hard, angular cuts, and flatters no matter your figure or age.


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