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5 May

IT STARTS AT THE TOP

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Lace is one of the top trends for Spring - Summer 2015. At TWOmuchSTYLE we dance to the beat of a different drum. The fashion industry works with great precision and lightning speed. It starts first in Paris and within an "Instagram" it's in mass retail. This is the classic case with top trends. Chloé presented some of the most gorgeous lace pieces of this season. Other fashion brands for shopping this trend include: Zara, Free People, Anthropology and Top Shop. To keep up with Patric's fashion reviews you can subscribe to TWOMUCHSTYLE.COM ....
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1 May

MODERN BRIDE BEAUTY

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By Beauty Editor, Darcy McGrath Less is more when creating a subtle illusion of timeless beauty. Make Up is the cherry on top and each bride wants to look and feel individual. To achieve Val's bridal beauty glow, start with NARS New All Day Luminous Weightless Foundation, which promises 16 hour paraben free coverage. NOTE: This exclusive formula has many benefits -"Gold and green pigments in a perfect 4-to 1 ratio optically manipulate how light reflects off skin's surface, evening the complexion for instant luminosity. Green pigments negate redness on contact, while gold combats dullness. Scarlet Spiderling Root Extract helps reduce the appearance of discoloration and reveals brighter, more even skin over time". To highlight her cheeks and decollete I applied NARS cult...
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27 Apr

MODERN BRIDE

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Photographer: T. Harrison Hillman Fashion Editor: Patric Chauvez - Ford Artists Chicago Make Up: Darcy McGrath - Beauty and the Bride™ - NARS Cosmetics - Ford Artists Chicago Hair: Bryin Smoot using Oribe Hair Care - Ford Artists Chicago Manicurist: Ashley Gregory - Ford Artists Chicago Model: Val D at Supreme Management NYC Mixing modern and traditional styles, creating a timeless look for now and forever...
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19 Apr

Salone Del Mobile Milan 2015

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Fendi - Campana Brothers Collaboration The Salone Del Mobile is an annual design event equivalent to Art Basel. Held in Milan, it’s touted as being the most important home furniture show in the world. It’s the case of too many handbags and not enough closets. Major brands such as Prada, Pucci, Giorgio Armani and Bottega Veneta all present new designs and ideas for the home. Jonathan Anderson - Jose Luis Baza Collaboration Fendi collaborated with the Campana Brothers to concoct “The Armchair of A Thousand Eyes,” made from 100 of the brands Bag Bugs or Monster Charms based on the Campana Banquette, a famous style that is made from sewing stuffed animals together. At Loewe, it's...
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16 Apr

JASLENE & PATRIC SHOP SPRING TRENDS AT NEIMAN MARCUS CHICAGO

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Celine Mini Tie Bag Accessories are always a great way to transition into any new season which is why we couldn't resist CELINE'S iconic "Mini Tie" bag in the latest spring color ALIZARIN. Marni Necklace Our next choice was MARNI'S bold necklace in resin and metal which naturally blended with Jaslene's own Maison Margiela classic white button down shirt, layered with CELINE'S classic wool cardigan along with her Alexander McQueen's zip pants. ACNE STUDIOS one of the coolest labels in the moment, transforms her look from day to night in a rich "Racing Green" zippered belted trench. The colors are dramatic and can immediately transport your wardrobe from ordinary to extraodinary. Flats are always our first choice...
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14 Apr

JASLENE’S FIRST STOP – CHANEL BEAUTY

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We dropped in for a mini visit with Chanel's Make-Up Artist Jacy Gabriel at Chicago's Iconic Beauty Department in Neiman Marcus for a quick spring touch-up to refresh Jaslene's look for this portfolio. Jacey made simple choices by first choosing the perfect lip color. Precision Lip Definer in Nude followed by Rouge Allure Velvet Matte Lipstick in L'ADOREE adding a light touch of Glossimer Imaginaire Lip Gloss. He then softly defined and brightened her skin tone with the warm Blush & Bronzer Illuminating Powder from the "Collection Mediterrance". An important skin care recommendation for all of us to take note- Chanel's SUBLIMAGE MASQUE to consider for soothing our delicate skin. "Powered by Enriched Planifolia PFA*, an active botanical, as potent...
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13 Apr

OSCAR DE LA RENTA TRUNK SHOW SAKS FIFTH AVENUE

Meet Oscar De La Renta's newly minted creative director Peter Copping between 2 and 4 p.m. during his personal appearance at Saks Fifth Avenue's Designer Salon on the second floor. He will be debuting the 2015 Fall/ Winter collection Tuesday the 14th. The Trunk Show will continue through Wednesday and Thursday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 700 N. Michigan Avenue 312-944-6500 Mr.Copping's highly anticipated silhouettes will show a little more skin in the evening department. Adding simplicity to the already existing couture workmanship. Saks will be hosting an exclusive runway presentation at the MCA....
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10 Apr

Stella Jean – Fashion’s Rising Star

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Stella Jean, (Jean pronounced like the French word for"John") is the daughter of a Haitian Mother and an Italian father. Residing in Rome, she is one of the winners of Vogue Italia's talent competition "Who is On Next". She debuted her Spring-Summer 2013 collection at Milan Fashion Week. Her prints on full skirts and dresses reflect her Creole-Haitian heritage with her Italian roots. This combination of European silhouette mixed with bold tribal prints and color makes her a stunning standout. For Spring 2014, Stella Jean collaborated with the International Trade Center’s Ethical Fashion Initiative. As part of the initiative, fabrics would be sustainably sourced and their sale would benefit trade workers in disadvantaged communities in Africa and Haiti. I was first...
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