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REVISITING OLD PIECES IN YOUR WARDROBE

  I'm a firm believer in everything having "its time." You can feel it tugging at your intuition: time to switch careers, time to switch majors, time to try a new hobby, time to finally read that book sitting on your shelf for eons. So goes old pieces in one's wardrobe. I'm not a hoarder by any means (and if I am, I hereby deny it wholeheartedly), but I do save pieces that I think are "coming back" or are wonderful but have to wait their time because I don't yet have the right "moment" for them. Take my Prada boots. I love these quirky velvet and leather numbers but though I've had them for yeeearrrrs, I've worn them only once, and I didn't really like how I worked it the first time around. So…

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DARK LIPS IN THE SUMMER…IT CAN BE DONE

I've never been one to think you "have" to stick to beauty rules. Rules are meant to be broken, after all. Or, at the very least, leaned on really, really hard. Which is why I was super stoked to try out ultra dark lips in the middle of a sweltering LA summer. I also paired the makeup look with a dark--yet extremely lightweight--knit, and a heavy gold belt which I wear as a necklace 75% of the time. I did, however, balance the dark clothing and lips by making much of the look about summer skin. So I put my hair in a clean top-knot, which opened up the look and gave good contrast to the heavier color-feel. I posted these pics to the gram a while back. Sometimes a girl just has to think. knit - Mommy gave…