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Fall Fashion: French Style

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I have been adjusting my clothing spending habits a bit and building out more of the ‘French Woman Wardrobe’. I am spending more money on really beautiful , quality and interesting pieces that: 1. Elevate what I already own 2.  I can wear into different seasons and 3. Keep for a long time. That doesn’t […]

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My Top 10 Fall Fashion Picks & Trends

It’s the most…wonderful time…of the year! Here are the items on my personal Fall Fashion wish list, from the trends I’m feeling the most. A couple of pieces are branching outside my normal style zone, but I’m excited to incorporate some new looks into my wardrobe. Maybe you’ll see some in future posts. I’m a […]

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My 7 Key Pieces for Fall

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Fall is just around the corner so you might want to start thinking about your Fall Fashion shopping list and pulling some pieces from the archives. My fall shopping is DONE! Between these new additions and a few from my own archives, I’ll be mixing and matching while hitting the mark with the trends.  I […]

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My Fall Finds: Shoes & Accessories

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Here are my key accessories for Fall, some old, some new! I always purchase based on personal style but it just so happens I managed to cover a few fall trends while I was at it. Purchasing details are available if you click on the image or image details link. Petite Burst Y Gold Necklace; […]

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LA Costume Designer Danielle King talks Fashion

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I am happy to introduce my first guest contributor to PdubXO: LA Costume Designer & Stylist Danielle King.  Danielle’s work has included editorial styling for major magazines, personal styling for the LA celebrity community, and a long resume of costume design in the film & TV industry. Her Costume Design work earned her a 2013 Emmy […]

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My Top Fall ’15 Accessory Picks

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Here are my Top Accessory picks for Fall. I’m including shoes in this category too, even though it could be an entire post on it’s own. I know I picked the Chloe Scarf, and the IRO boots in my ‘Fall Fashion/ Trends’ post, so these Accessories are in addition! So many good ones, difficult to […]

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When Should I Shop? Fashion Delivery Schedule

It’s March and spring styles are just hitting the store, but fall 2015/16 runway shows are going on too? The fashion timeline/schedule is confusing so let’s shed some light on it. I remember when I first began learning about the fashion timeline in school. I remember thinking to myself, ‘Yeah, I’m not going to remember that.’ As […]

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Brands I’m Wearing, Watching & Where to Buy

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You know how I listed the top 3 questions that people ask me in my last post? Coming in at a close 4th is “Where do you shop? So I put together a checklist for you of the brands I’m wearing now, the ones I have my eye on, and where I’m doing my shopping […]

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New Brand Watch! Introducing ROI

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The most successful businesses in any industry will solve a problem or fulfill or create a need. This is one of the reasons I love this new contemporary fashion brand ROI. They are a problem solving designer brand. “What am I going to wear tonight?” ROI answered this with their first season launch now in […]

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Day 2 PPC Poker Tour…unbelievable

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I can barely believe it myself. I won! I won the entire tournament. 21 hours playing poker, 333 players, and ended up winning with $18,000 and a $5,000 Aruba package. I feel like my luck is turning around If you like poker you can read details about the event and the win in this ‘All […]

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Keeping Cool in my Summer Dress

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In keeping with my new passion for dresses, I picked up this silk hand-dyed Raquel Allegra dress recently. I love everything about it; the shape, the pockets, the colors and the insets at the shoulders and hem. Added bonus it packs like a small featherweight scarf while traveling. I styled it very ‘summer brunch’ style, […]

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The Real Housewives & I get Real about Invisible Illnesses

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“Your sole mission is to articulate your suffering so that it emancipates you and empowers other women”   I wish I authored that quote. I didn’t. This quote is by Carole Radziwill from the #RHONY on the 5/11/16 episode . And for those of you who do not admit to occasionally watching Bravo, #RHONY = […]

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Barely Surviving Breast Cancer

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I think all of my cancer is gone. At least I hope so. I check in with one of my 5 cancer team doctors on average once a month. But even with being 8 months after my surgery, and 5 months after completing my radiation treatments, I am still, I have to be honest, miserable. I […]

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Material Wrld review. Selling all the clothes I don’t wear

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I have too many clothes. I have clothes that I don’t love or don’t fit me anymore. I want to simplify my wardrobe to pieces that I love and will wear often, including my special occasion and seasonal pieces. I decided last month to clean out my closet. My first pass of clean out I […]

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Why I am closing iona…

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Many have been wondering why I am closing iona. In early March, upon returning from New York Fall Markets, I was diagnosed with invasive breast cancer. At that time, my husband Monty & I decided no matter what the treatment path, we would close the store. I already have an underlying rare disease called GBS (Guillain Barre […]

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