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FASHION NEWS NOW!

FASHION NEWS NOW: Lupita Nyong’o, Rihanna and Jared Leto at Miu Miu, Katie Holmes sits pretty on the cover of Elle UK, while Hayden Paneittiere gets ready for the wedding of her dreams!

Lupita Nyong’o poses with Rihanna, and cozies up to Jared Leto!

Still fresh from her Best Supporting Actress win at the Academy Awards this past Sunday, fashion trend setter, Lupita Nyong’o made some time to land in France for Paris Fashion Week where she was spotted at Miu Miu’s 2014-2014 runway show. The Hollywood “it girl” also made some time backstage to pose for press with fellow fashionista Rihanna.

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Gabrielle Union and Alfre Woodard In Miu Miu

If you haven't heard about the debut of the short film series screened by Miu Miu over the past two years, we are telling you they are a MUST SEE! The series is called the Women's Tales and have been directed by upcoming female directors such as Zoe Cassavetes, Lucrecia Martel, Massy Tadjedin, and Giada Colagrande. A personal favorite is the fifth Miu Miu tale directed by Ava Duvernay called "The Door." The stars of this short film are the beautiful and talented Gabrielle Union and Alfre Woodard.

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Get Chic + Sweet Summer Wedding Style

Summer wedding attire can be tricky for even the best stylistas. Day, night, beach (or other equally picturesque destinations), can result in a wardrobe conundrum that proves to be even more stressful than our daily decisions. It’s not always easy to achieve the perfect balance between looking fabulous but not stealing the show, statement-making accessories that still allow you to dance the night away, and expert styling for a look appropriate in any setting. Here are a few ideas for celebratory styles that will keep you confident and comfortable long after you’ve caught the bouquet.

TRENDTASTIC
Mules Make a Massive Comeback

Back in the day wearing mules signified social status. Because they could simply slip off one’s foot, workers couldn’t wear the shoe, but the privileged males and females who didn’t work, showed off their heels in these backless beauties. Today, wearing mules won’t say much about your social status, but it will denote a certain level of style. Many of the world’s hottest designers are re-establishing the look for today’s fashionistas and we are getting on board!

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Ultimate Spectacle Launches in the UES

We love sunglasses. And parties. And beautiful bubbly entrepreneurs. So when we heard about the opening reception for a new one-of-a-kind eyewear boutique in the Upper East Side founded by the adorable Jaclyn Edelstein, we had to check it out. Ultimate Spectacle, located at 789 Lexington, is the new go-to spot for fashion savvy shoppers looking for high fashion, hard-to-find frames as well as specialized eye care. Not only can you find the hottest new styles, you can also get a comprehensive eye exam onsite, while eyewear experts fit you with ideal frames suited to your facial structure. And they know what they're doing! After glancing at me for a mere 5 seconds, they were able to instantly pick out two frames that fit my face perfectly.

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Get in Shape: Geometrics Are Back for Summer!

Geometry isn’t just for high school students anymore. Designers are showing spherical shapes, structured lines, and sharp angles in all aspects of fashion and interior decoration.

And we’re not just talking patterns. We uncovered 10 shapely pieces that you simply must check out. We promise you’ll love them—even math wasn’t really your thing.

Small Emile Tote Alexander Wang

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For the Love of Summer Leather

We usually associate leather with cooler seasons like fall and winter but this summer, it’s proving to be a huge trend with camel toned pieces, and gold attributes. Spotted on all the runways from A.L.C., to Alexander Wang, everyone can feel the leather love for summer 2012. But how to incorporate the look of leather in your wardrobe for the warm weather can be tough so we have a few tips and tricks of the trade to keep you trendy for the season, and still able to transition to the fall again!

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'Suit'able Swimwear for All Figures

Swimsuit season is right around the corner and with it comes the pressure we are all facing to get our bodies in top-notch shape. Although getting in shape can change how we feel and look in our swimwear, the most crucial way to put your best foot forward in a swimsuit is similar to looking our best in our daily wardrobe. Finding the styles that flatter our figure and emphasize our best features can make a world of difference when it comes to clothing just as it does when it comes to swimsuits! Here are simple tips on finding the most flattering swimsuit for your body type!

TRENDTASTIC
Catch A Cute Clutch

Christian Louboutin's 'Eden' clutch, with its circular shape, studs and luxe finish will give you a unique, edgy vibe.

As for the ultimate clutch, Bottega Veneta's midnight and navy croc-embossed leather box clutch, is seriously stylish AND fashion forward (reptiles are having a moment right now). If you don't mind dealing with it's eye watering $7,130, pricetag, this clutch with make you the envy of all people... and all parties!

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What Are You Wearing to NYFW?


Quit nail biting, the anticipation is over --New York Fashion Week is finally here! With that being said
what will you be wearing? Besides watching collections for upcoming seasons, fashion week is the two weeks out of the year a woman can express her sense of style as freely as she may please. Just as Halloween is to children, fashionista's shop, stalk and obsess over their wardrobe choices during this week. If you're anything like a native New Yorker fashion knows no limit --more is ALWAYS better. Leave simple and effortless behind, NYFW is the time to channel your inner diva, scarlet and overall inspiration.