New favorite brand: Whistles

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The London-based British brand Whistles is not a new one, but has only been stateside for a little more than a year, opting for presences in Bloomingdale’s in NYC, Boston, and now Chicago. (Woo hoo!) I would describe the aesthetic as Topshop grows up and gets a job. Which is appropriate, seeing as how…

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Cardigan Game STRONG for Fall 2015

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I can’t believe I’m saying this, but I’m actually excited about the cardigans out there for Fall 2015. It seems like designers finally woke up and realized this little wardrobe worker bee could use some attention. Generally speaking, cardigans fall into one of two categories: preppy and drapey. Now there’s…

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Anatomy of a good gym outfit

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Do you care what you wear to the gym? I didn’t use to. It was mesh shorts and old tees as far as the eye could see. And perhaps a sports bra from college (I’m 34, that’s not ok). Interestingly enough, being a stylist didn’t help me care what I looked like…

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Yep, you can wear a jumpsuit

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Last week, a client asked me if she could wear a jumpsuit. And while my answer was an immediate, perhaps overly enthusiastic YES, I could tell she wasn’t totally convinced.Jumpsuits are becoming more mainstream, with brands everywhere from Gap to Prada offering their own versions. They’re pretty hard to miss on the spring…

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