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Pantone Colors of the Year 2016
And the award for color of the year goes to ... rose quartz and serenity?!?
WHBM Off-Shoulder Sweater
“Cyber Monday” may have come and gone, but sales-alert season is just getting started. So how can you keep your credit cards from lapsing into a coma by New Year’s Day? Prioritize, girlfriend!
SW The DramaQueen Boot
Here’s a ratio that prevails at far too many holiday parties: 99 percent vanity, 1 percent fun.
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Thanksgiving is all about getting together over food — and I’m fine with that. But then comes that killer five-week stretch of yet more parties and food, with plenty of festive (and fattening) drinks thrown in.
Zara
When I’m not snapping the loose skin of my inner elbows or watching my upper arms jiggle in a sleeveless dress, you might find me anxiously scrutinizing my profile in my car’s rearview mirror. (Don’t worry — I pull over first.)
Lois in Jeans
Fed up with “holiday” promotions, “special” makeup kits and “limited edition” shades? I know I am, especially given that it’s barely mid-November.
Lois in Libertine pencil skirt
I lead a double life.
Lois in Alberta Ferretti
As little girls, my daughters, now 41 and 31, loved Halloween: It was the one day of the year their black-clad fashion-editor mom didn’t stand out in the burbs.
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Today’s high-tech beauty world was 50 years in the future when model Jean Shrimpton (right) peered from a pink space helmet for the April 1965 cover of Harper’s Bazaar.
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Want to add zip to your fall? Get a moto jacket. It’s one of the most versatile pieces you’ll ever own.
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