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Birkenstock Arizona Genuine Shearling Slide Sandal $149.95

Cheery Slippers to Slip your Feet into at Home

With most of us spending way more time at home these days, it's no wonder that shoe retailers have released lots of fashionable new slipper styles to wet our appetites. Many include plush fabrics like real or faux shearling which make us feel like we are walking on a cloud. Here are my pics for fun, fashionable slippers to add some cheer to your days and nights....

Sherpa Jackets and Vests to Keep you Warm and Cozy

Retailers are offering warm sherpa jackets and vests this fall in updated styles, including cropped, oversized and full-length varieties, all of which will be great to layer over your favorite looks. While sherpas are traditionally thought of as being very sporty, some of the latest offerings, especially those in sophisticated colors like camel and cream or in animal print, can be dressed up a bit....
BLANKNYC Nightingale Faux Leather Blazer $98

Better than Pleather: Fabulous Faux Leather Clothing and Accessories

Faux leather has come a long way from the uncomfortable "pleather" we all knew in the '90s. With technological innovations, today's faux leather often has a luxurious feel and more closely resembles the real thing. In recent years, as many fashion designers have committed to becoming more sustainable, faux leather has shed its bad reputation and become more desirable....
Mango Chunky Knit Cardigan $129.99

Neutral Outfits Mix and Match: Chic Pieces Under $150 for BA50’s

I am highlighting the retailer Mango for this article...I discovered them on a trip to London. It's well known in the fashion world that wearing neutrals head-to-toe looks sleek and chic. Most of us are aware that an all-black or grey ensemble looks refined and sophisticated, but many of us rarely think to create a head-to-toe look in other neutrals like camel, off-white, khaki, olive green, or chocolate brown. You are going to love these picks....

Figure Flattering Boyfriend Blazers Starting at $30

The boyfriend blazer is a wardrobe staple for A-listers, influencers, and fashionable ladies in-the-know and deserves a place in your closet.  Unstructured and oversized, boyfriend blazers are far less restrictive than traditional styles yet still designed to flatter your figure. I have rounded up the best of these bad-boys in all price points, including a $30 find from Scoop at Walmart and linen blends on deep discount right now at Everlane. ...
JCrew Slip Skirt $46.80

On Trend: Stylish Outfits with Comfy Slip Skirts

Slip skirts are flattering on all body types, with the ideal length being the narrowest part of your calf. Wearing a loose fitting sweater over a slip skirt is a winning combination if you are a bit thick through the middle. Tucking in a knit top will accentuate a waistline. If you are petite, try pairing one with a cropped sweater or knotted-at-the-waist tee which will help to elongate your figure....
Gravity Cooling Blanket $259

Refresh Your Bed for Sweat-Free Nights: Cooling Comforters, Sheets and Blankets

If you are tired of waking up with night sweats, or you and your partner can't agree on how high or low to keep the bedroom thermostat, it might be time to buy some new bedding with temperature-regulating features. Gravity Blankets has a new blanket made with a revolutionary cooling fabric to help wick away moisture. Here are weighted blankets, comforters and sheets with cooling properties for sweat-free slumber. ...
Halogen $27.60

Hip Animal Prints for Fall 2020

You may not be going on a safari this fall (or anywhere else for that matter) but you can get in the spirit of exotic travel by adding some animal prints to your wardrobe. Animal prints have been on-trend for so many years now that they are considered wardrobe staples. Adding one piece to your outfit will help you look instantly chic without too much effort....