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Hostess Gift Guide with TJ Maxx

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Show some appreciation for the person in your life who loves to throw a great party. A bottle of wine is okay but it is likely that get lost among the sea of wine bottles gifted to your host. A hostess gift is a token of appreciation that is universal and something that anyone can enjoy. It can even play on a hosts interests for a personal touch.  Here is a roundup of my favorite hostess gifts from TJ Maxx.…

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Vintage Denim

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Vintage denim tells a story. The more faded and distressed the denim the better the story.  Shopping for vintage denim can seem like a challenge if you’re not sure of what to look for. Use these tips and you’ll be a vintage denim aficionado in no time. Wash – The fade and color of vintage denim is the best quality of vintage denim. This is one of the first things that I look for. The fade is something that has…

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Meet Photographer – Jay Lamour

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One of the perks of being a style blogger has been having the opportunity to meet industry people.  Along the way, I’ve come to learn that photographers are some of the most interesting people. Local Boston photographer Jay Lamour is known for his big personality and obvious love for his craft; which puts him in a league of his own. I had the chance to interview Jay and learn about his passion for photography and his inspirations. CB: What sparked your interest in photography? JL: My love for…

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What’s in my Bag?

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I decided to write this post after my hubby asked me what I was carrying in my handbag because he found it to be heavy. Without missing a beat, I looked at him with a straight face and retorted, EVERYTHING! I know you all can relate. When I leave the house, I momentarily panic as I try to figure out if I’m prepared and have everything I need. You never know when one of life’s little emergencies can pop up. When…

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Wardrobe Staple Update: Embroidered Leather Jacket

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The leather jacket is a classic wardrobe staple. Every fall they come out of hibernation from closets all over the world; ready to add a dose of cool to someone’s style. I’ve owned a plethora of leather jackets in my life. Short, long, colorful, rugged, smooth and studded. This season leather is being upgraded with beautiful embroidery. Initially, I thought the trend was too feminine for me. But I decided to give this leather jacket a whirl. It was hard…

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Velvet Crush

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I’m excited to share that I’ve teamed up with Leaf Boutique to share my favorite fall fashion trends. Stay tuned for more fabulous fall finds coming up on the blog. The timing is kind of  perfect as it’s finally beginning to feel like autumn. While velvet is not a new trend, it certainly is a trend that I cannot not get enough of.  Maybe it’s the softness of the fabric or the opulence and richness of the fabric that attracts…

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