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Archive for October 2019

Consumers Re-Connecting With Producers

Consumers Re-Connecting With Producers

That sounds like a monumental task, but here’s the deal:  when we understand where the products come from that we purchase, there’s a much better relationship between buyer and seller.  The seller learns better what the buyer wants and needs while the buyer understands what’s possible and […]

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Think A Well-Edited Wardrobe is For The Birds?

Think A Well-Edited Wardrobe is For The Birds?

Think Again!  Apparently the well-known designer Thakoon doesn’t think so. This is the designer known for selling $800 flower dresses, and yet he’s changing his whole way of operation.  Here’s a designer who’s actually trying something new.  I’m an advocate of the old adage: This means that […]

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Skin Tone Background and How To Use It

Skin Tone Background and How To Use It

Skin Tone Background and How To Use It Here’s the first lady again in a wow outfit. What I love about this outfit is that it makes my point about having an opaque nude background. Here she is at the “Medal of Freedom” ceremony at the White […]

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The Queen of Fashion

The Queen of Fashion

Whatever else you may say about Anna Wintour, she purports herself in absolutely the most professional and fashionable manner possible.  Sometimes it’s hard to see what’s what on the runway, but looking at a fashion expert and what she wears, makes fashion a lot easier to understands.  After […]

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Is It Worth It To Refashion

Is It Worth It To Refashion

There’s an interesting article in this morning’s Wall Street Journal about a men’s coat refashioning from $450 to $3,450 (almost 8 times the cost).  There are a couple of things that are interesting to note.  And yes, I note you can’t get the whole article, but if […]

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