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Happy New Year

The party season has started and it’s time for a few new “do’s”.  Here are a few of our new and old favorites.  We’ve noticed pretty headbands work with any hairstyle (see Dreww, Jewel and Jen) and dressy up do’s work well with all the great sparkly and mod dresses featured this season.  Also try […]

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Memo To Self: If You Are Traveling…Purse Perfume

Don’t leave home without perfume! I only travel with this size. Why? You guessed it.  What a mess. A perfume bottle broke in my luggage (I’m sure its happened to you too) and it was enough to convert me to a new a purse perfume solution;  and, I always have one in my everyday make-up […]

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The Hottest Messenger Bag: Proenzer Schouler PS1 Patent Leather Bag

Almost sold out. I ran into Roxy Sowlaty, one of my all-time favorite brunettes, who was back in LA visiting family and friends (and she is truly a rock star at what she does in the fashion world as the manager of the Kardashian sisters’ DASH Store in New York on Houston Street in Soho).  […]

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Final Thoughts on Lanvin Resort

We have a few more spy photos of Lanvin Resort 2011 and The Blonde and The Brunette think some of these pieces and accessories are very fresh and wearable. We especially love the one-shoulder denim dress and the off white jacket with the great floral accent. Available at The Lanvin boutique at Bergdorf Goodman. – […]

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Just For Fun! A Last-Minute Hostess Gift

Why not gift one of your best girlfriends (who’s throwing a holiday party) a cashmere and merino blend wool pillow.  Now you both are Smart Cookies!  $135. E xclusively at Barneys NY. – NJ, The Brunette Recommend on Facebook Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

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Festive Winter Accessories by Burberry

Burberry knows the art of looking great in bad weather. We thought you might need to dash out  for a few bad weather staples. From the torrential rain in California to the snowstorms on the East Coast and all over Europe, you’ll stand out in any storm while staying warm and dry. for online […]

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COMFORT! Without Jeopardizing Fashion

So happy when I stumble upon new things. Walking through the mall yesterday I stopped a woman to ask where her adorable boots were from. I was shocked when she said they were UGG brand. I’m so used to the common casual look, I never considered UGG a high fashion shoe.  Boy was I wrong!  […]

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More Lanvin Resort

If you’re heading out of town to a warm location, The Blonde and The Brunette have a few more resort choices from Lanvin.This  lavender viscose jersey capsleeve, rusch zipfront t-shirt dress with grossgrain trim is in a yummy new color, packs perfectly and will transition from resort through summer at $910. But my favorite, which […]

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She’s Finally Back! Mrs. John L. Strong

There was a collective gasp heard round the world when the original Mrs. John L. Strong closed. Good news: they’ve reopened at 699 Madison Avenue and their famous annual easel calendars are once again available for 2011. $98 in two sizes. You can go online to get all the information or call them directly […]

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New Year’s In Las Vegas: Restaurants & Bars

If you are making plans to go to Vegas for New Year’s, The Blonde and The Brunette have compiled a great list of restaurants we’ve all tried and loved. But, make reservations! The Jean George Steakhouse at Aria challenges the definition of the traditional American steakhouse by adding energy and world-class appeal to this stylish […]

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