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A Tale of Two #TargetRuns
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Target run meaning...just in case: Target Run: n. /ˈtärɡət rən/ A shopping trip to the department store, "Target." A: "How does every trip to target end up costing us at…

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fall trends | velvet looks for fall | fall plaid | metallic prints | plaid maxi | neiman marcus runway | red for fall | fall booties | fall transition looks | winter style | fall style | cherry creek denver
Fall Trends // Neiman Marcus Runway
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Time to talk fall trends. Even if your go-to every year is a PSL, leggings, and plaid, you'll still want to be in the loop for those days when you…

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taoray wang spring summer 2018 runway | Taoray wang NYFW september 2017 | New York Fashion Week 2017 | NYFW ss18
TAORAY WANG RUNWAY // SS18
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Fashion Week Fashion week is truly an amazing concept. We come together twice a year to share new ideas about style, set new trends, and simply ooh and ahh over…

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An Ode to Inspiration
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A little note on Inspiration Inspiration is a funny thing. It often hits us when we least expect it, and when we try to go searching for it we frequently…

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peplum top | toms shoes | casual chic look | denim & block heels | lavender top | sweetheart neckline | nordstrom sale
Peplum & Pearls
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Peplum tops are fun, and feminine with a little bit of flair. What is a peplum top you ask? If you're unfamiliar, here's a little definition to spare you my…

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