Michelle Obama’s ‘Marigold Love’ at the State of the Union

January 15, 2016 by Women's Voices For Change

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What has been clear for the past seven years is that the First Lady’s fashion choices are usually more than just about fashion. This year and this choice are no different. In fact, shunning a typical neutral wintry color palette for marigold in the middle of winter may perhaps symbolize the hope and optimism the First Lady shares for our nation’s future.

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Fashion Exhibitions in 2016 Not to Be Missed

January 8, 2016 by Women's Voices For Change

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2015 brought us the stunning “China Through the Looking Glass” exhibition at the Met in New York and the equally ravishing “Savage Beauty” exhibition of Alexander McQueen’s creations at the V&A in London. 2016 is gearing up to be another richly textured year in fashion exhibitions. Here are some of our top picks opening in the next two months.

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Favorite Winter Indulgences from Kara Ross — Jewelry Designer and Founder of ‘DIAMONDS UNLEASHED’

December 11, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Kara Ross is the creative energy and life force behind DIAMONDS UNLEASHED, a women’s empowerment movement whose aim is to change how we think about diamonds—how they are bought and bestowed. This week, as we head into December, she offers up her favorite winter indulgences.

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The Gift of Giving: Oprah’s Favorite Things

December 4, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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When you shop through our Amazon button, proceeds from your purchase help fund our non-profit mission. What could be better? A beautiful curated list of unique presents hand-selected by Oprah, checking off your gift to-dos for your loved ones, and supporting your favorite online platform (Us!) that celebrates the power and wisdom of women in the second half of life.

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Favorite Fall Indulgences: Karen Roberts, Designer

November 27, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Designer Karen Roberts’ philosophy: “Confident and successful women over 40 do not want to dress like their 20-something year old daughters even if they can get away with it. They want to look beautiful and stylish in clothing that fits well, is not too tight or too short, and reflects their experience and life accomplishments.”

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Favorite Fall Indulgences: Brenda Coffee, Founder/CEO of 1010ParkPlace

November 20, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Brenda Coffee is the founder of 1010ParkPlace.com, a site dedicated to “the best-educated, most powerful demographic in history: women over 45!” She shares with us all the decadent ways she indulges in the fall season.

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Sustainable Fashion — Eco-Friendly Labels to Love

November 13, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Going green is the new fashion forward! In honor of the upcoming shopping season, we’ve selected our favorite brands that pair style with sustainability.

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Yoga — Form and Fashion

November 6, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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We’ve scoured the yoga fashion brands for a few key pieces that will have you stylishly ready for all the magic that happens on the mat.

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Book Review: “Diana Vreeland: The Modern Woman”

October 30, 2015 by Tish Jett

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The pages take us on a chronological journey through her career from 1936 to 1962. As we move along we see the evolution of fashion within the context of the world it inhabited. We see Vreeland’s brilliance, her comprehension of the culture of the pre- and post-war years and the radical societal changes culminating in the Pop 60s.

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Fashion Friday: Fall Trend—Leather Skirts

October 23, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Fall is leather weather. This week, we turn to another favorite fall trend: leather skirts—pleated, long, or sleek with stretch fabric panels.

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Fashion Friday: Fall for Leather

October 16, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Fall is leather weather!

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Dressed for a Cause, Part 3 — ‘Women’s Voices for Change’ Celebrates 10 Years

October 9, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Our luncheon guests glowed with their enthusiasm and support for the work of Women’s Voices. While we were discussing serious matters, we also took note of what they wore for our fun Fashion Friday series. This week, we salute the women who were beautiful models of what the modern, chic, working-woman looks like.

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Dressed for a Cause, Part II — ‘Women’s Voices for Change’ Celebrates 10 Years

October 2, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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Our luncheon guests glowed with their enthusiasm and support for the work of Women’s Voices. While we were discussing serious matters, we also took note of what they wore for our fun Fashion Friday series. This week, we zoomed in on the lovely arm candy accompanying them—their handbags, purses and clutches.

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Dressed for a Cause — ‘Women’s Voices for Change’ Celebrates 10 Years

September 25, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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The luncheon guests glowed with their enthusiasm and support for the work of Women’s Voices, and we took note of what they wore, including their talent for pairing their outfits with beautiful jewelry pieces and accessories.

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Fashion Friday: The Fall Cape

September 18, 2015 by Women's Voices For Change

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In those early days of the season when it’s not yet cold enough for the warmth of the traditional fall coat, think of it as the perfect opportunity to don the Fall Cape. Stylish, elegant, refined, and versatile, the Fall Cape is a dashing topper that is guaranteed to make an unforgettable entrance.

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