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The Return of Leggings
By Latina Staff | 11/18/2008 - 14:38

Doesn't it seem like just yesterday when all women wore flared pants that obscured their ankles amid ample fabric? Now, the reverse couldn't be truer. Pants have gotten so skinny and tapered, that women are now wearing straight-up leggings. Which is good news for many reasons. Leggings are comfortable and easy to wear. They tend to be flattering, because they emphasize the ankle, which for most women are slender no matter how their waists might look.


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Wardrobe Essential: Hoodies
By Latina Staff | 11/18/2008 - 12:48

Although hoodies aren’t currently being celebrated by the high priestesses of
fashion this season, this humble garment remains a functional staple of the
modern woman’s wardrobe. In fact, on a recent bus commute in Los Angeles, an
informal survey revealed that every last Latina on the jam-packed Metro was
sporting a hoodie of some sort.

Back in the 1990s, fashion
labels like Triple 5 Soul and Darryl K began making shrunken hoodies tailored to
a woman’s figure so she wouldn’t have to drown in her boyfriend’s collegiate


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Wardrobe Essential: Hoodies
By Latina Staff | 11/18/2008 - 12:46
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Trend Alert: Little Leather Jackets
By Latina Staff | 11/17/2008 - 14:32

The leather jacket is proving to be the most stylish, versatile solution to staying warm this season. Motorcycle and bomber versions are showing up all over the red carpet these days, dressed up and dressed down. Seriously, with the exception of bath time and bedtime, there is no real reason to take your little leather jacket off!


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Fabulous in Faux Fur
By Latina Staff | 11/12/2008 - 11:24
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Neutrogena Healthy Volume Mascara
By admin | 11/10/2008 - 16:42

400 percent fuller lashes. Thanks to an olive and a brush with greatness. Nourishing olive-infused formula and the oversized Visible Volume brush build lashes a healthy 400 percentfuller. With no clumps. And tons of impact. Neutrogena®. Recommended most by dermatologists.


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Trend Alert: Patterned Cardigans
By Latina Staff | 11/10/2008 - 10:37
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Weekend Shopper: Run, Don’t Walk to Nordstrom’s Half-Yearly Sale for Women and Kids!
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 11/07/2008 - 01:52

At long last, the Half-Yearly Sale at Nordstrom has arrived. Everything is 40 percent off for women and kids, which means it’s a great time to stock up on marked down lingerie, shoes, and coats. We're especially coveting this adorable black quilted coat by See by Chloe, originally $675 now $399. And if the kids are good, you might pick something up for them, too!


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Winter Coats for Every Shape & Budget
By Latina Staff | 11/03/2008 - 14:34
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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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