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Makuwa SwimWear Boston Fashion Week Show

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Boston Fashion Week has come and gone in what feels like a blink of an eye. Once dubbed the least fashionable city in the US, Boston Fashion Week has peaked the interest of the industry locally and internationally, proving that Boston has a lot to offer to the fashion community. Each year during fashion week designers are tasked with using this platform to flex their design skills. I attended the Makuwa SwimWear fashion show at Liquid Art House. Makuwa SwimWear is…

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Meet Project Runway Hopeful, Cornelius Ortiz!

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No matter what you think of him, Cornelius Ortiz’s talent is undeniable; making him a fierce competitor in this current season of Project Runway. I found myself seated next to Cornelius during a Boston Fashion Week event. I immediately, bombarded him with questions, about Heidi Klum, Tim Gunn and his future endeavors. The Boston-based designer, graciously tolerated all of my questions, and was kind enough to answer more questions for this post. Chic Beat: How did you get your start…

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Interview with Fashion Designer Angelica Timas

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  Boston-based fashion designer, Angelica Timas, CEO of Angelica Timas – a collection compromised of asymmetry, minimalism and color.  Her hand-crafted pieces are versatile and accessible, which makes it a brand you ought to know. Chic Beat: What was the catalyst in you pursuing your aspirations of becoming a fashion designer? AT: I’ve always had a passion for fashion, I initially started college majoring in Fashion Design but life circumstances offered me a detour to a major that I could obtain a job…

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Boston Fashion Week’s Style Swap

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It’s almost that magical time of year again – Boston Fashion Week!  If you haven’t already, you should visit the BFW website here to view the schedule of events. There are so many fab events to attend. One event that I’m pumped to participate in is Boston Fashion Week’s Style Swap on Tuesday, September 27. I love swaps! It’s great motivation to do a closet clean out, update your wardrobe and it’s also eco-friendly. This year marks the 5th annual Style Swap organized…

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