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Weekend Shopper: Plus-Size Collection Unveiled at Old Navy!
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/31/2008 - 13:50

Feeling blue about money these days? Two words that should cheer you up: Old Navy. The trend-savvy, low-priced clothier just launched an exclusive online collection for plus sizes. Denim pencil skirts and sexy wrap dresses for all!


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Stylist Spotlight: Mariel Haenn
By Monica Herrera | 10/29/2008 - 16:16

Mariel Haenn has been styling for eight years. So this half-Puerto Rican fashion expert knows a thing or two about how clothes create an image. “At first I thought I wanted to design clothes,” says Haenn, “but styling turned out to be more exciting. It allowed me to design the overall look and help create distinguished personalities for musicians and celebs.”


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Layering 101
By Latina Staff | 10/27/2008 - 14:15
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Weekend Shopper: Spruce Up Your Casa with Eden and Eden
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/23/2008 - 13:59


Eden & Eden
, a hip San Francisco based retailer, just launched a super cute e-boutique at edenandeden.com with an easy to navigate interface. They carry lots of one of a kind home furnishings, jewelry, accessories and T-shirts. Fall for the English-made turquoise opaque champagne flutes ($68 for a pair) or ooh and ahh over a cracked gold leather shoulder bag ($260).


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Hats Off to Pork Pies and Fedoras
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/22/2008 - 15:39

Hats are everywhere this season! You've seen Fergie, Rachel Bilson, and various trendy girls around town wearing what are called short-rimmed pork pie hats and the more generously brimmed fedoras. (Here's the big difference between the two: while a fedora has an indentation at the crown, the pork pie is flat at the crown.)


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Must Have: A Fresh Coat of Yellow
By Latina Staff | 10/21/2008 - 16:07
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DIY Halloween Costumes
By Latina Staff | 10/15/2008 - 14:03
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Win Diamonds for You and Your Best Friend!
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/10/2008 - 11:25

She's your best friend for a reason, right? Well, tell us why she's so important to you!

Simply write us an essay between 150-200 words explaining why your relationship with your closest friend is so special for a chance to win a pair of 1/2 carat diamond studs (valued at $1,299) for yourself and a 1/3 carat diamond solitaire necklace (valued at $699) for her, all compliments of Superjeweler.com.

The winning essay will be posted on Latina.com. Happy Holidays, indeed.


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Weekend Shopper: Cute Cardigans at Whitley Kros' New E-Boutique!
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/09/2008 - 15:16

Maybe it's the imploding economy, but there seems to be a lot of irresistible sales popping off this weekend. For example, edgy L.A. based designer Whitley Kros usually maintains a fairly non-thrilling online presence at whitleykros.com, but the label has just launched a special e-boutique with markdowns on all types of yummies, like this adorable slouchy short sleeve pink and white striped cardigan--$130, down from $285!


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