Fashion Friday: 5 Innovative TED Talks on Fashion

March 21, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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In the spirit of TED, for this week’s Fashion Friday we’ve curated five innovative TED Talks that center on style and fashion.

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Fashion Friday: Spring Reading

March 14, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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From the artistic creations of Elie Saab, Oscar de la Renta, and Carolina Herrera to the classic homage to the little black dress, we’ve got your spring fashion reading covered.

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Traveling in Style

February 22, 2014 by Patricia Allen

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By Patricia Yarberry Allen, M.D.

I lament, as do so many of you, that airline travel today is often worse than taking the Greyhound bus. But I believe that we can each do our part to raise the fashion bar for air travel, starting with new luggage.

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OUT OF THE VORTEX, INTO THE SUN

February 21, 2014 by Karen Weiner Escalera

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By Karen Weiner Escalera

Eight sunny, luxe resorts close enough to let Northeasterners flee the Polar Vortex for a long-weekend getaway.

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Verdura: Romancing with Stones

February 7, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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This Valentine’s Day, glamour lives on at Verdura in its jewelry designs inspired by the world’s greatest love stories. These gems were designed decades ago as love-tokens for the illustrious.

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Love, Globally

February 7, 2014 by Erica Suk

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By Erica Suk

In South Korea and Japan, Valentine’s Day—the holiday devoted to showing and sharing love—is not confined to just one day. Rather, it is celebrated over three days in three separate months: a day for the men, a day for the women, and a day for singles.

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Fashion Friday: Style Begins at Home

January 31, 2014 by Women's Voices For Change

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To create an interior environment pleasing to anyone trapped inside by the Polar Vortex, consider these new and enticing books on style: rustic style (Quirky, Bohemian, Sophisticated, and more); Tom Scheerer’s restrained brand of chic; the Axel Vervoordt company’s aesthetic combining natural elements, antiques, and fine art; and Taschen’s unique style.

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Fashion Friday: Home Is Where the Hearth Is

January 24, 2014 by Erica Suk

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By Erica Suk

The easiest way to stay warm indoors is simple layering. Look for fabrics that are woven in a thermal or waffle pattern or fabrics that have fine, tight weaves of synthetic fibers. These types of fabrics are more likely to keep heat close to your body.

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Fashion Friday: Undergarment Protection From Freezing Temperatures

January 17, 2014 by Erica Suk

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By Erica Suk

Layering provides protection from frigid temperatures. Innovations in textile technology have created a wide variety of fabrics and designs that improve heat retention and prevent penetration of the cold air to the skin.

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Fashion Friday: Accessories for the Polar Vortex

January 10, 2014 by Erica Suk

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By Erica Suk

The Polar Vortex is the new normal for New York City weather. We have gathered ideas for winter weather gear that will allow women in these unusually frigid days to be warm, ‘cuz, baby, it’s cold outside!

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New Year’s Celebration: Go Glam or Lounge?

December 27, 2013 by Erica Suk

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By Erica Suk

There are two fabulous ways to celebrate the New Year: Glitz and Glam it up or Lounge in the PJs.

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Fashion Friday: Holiday Red

December 20, 2013 by Erica Suk

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By Erica Suk

Red is festive, vibrant, and strong. To make a bold entrance (without looking like you’re trying) at holiday parties this season, chose ONE shade of red and be confident wearing it!

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Fashion Friday: Winter White

December 6, 2013 by Erica Suk

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Inspired by the white of winter’s first snowfall, we bring you two looks that will keep you feeling warm and fabulous.

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Black Friday and Every Other Day

November 29, 2013 by Erica Suk

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By Erica Suk

To celebrate the notorious Day After Thanksgiving, we are dedicating to our readers three different Black looks that you can wear while shopping, or watching mobs of shoppers, today and every other day.

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Book Review—“Diana Vreeland Memos: The Vogue Years”

November 22, 2013 by Women's Voices For Change

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The notes featured in “Diana Vreeland Memos: The Vogue Years,” many of which are hilarious, are artifacts from the Vreeland years at the world’s leading fashion magazine. Mrs. Vreeland knew what she liked, and she urged her editors to realize her specific, curated ideas about fashion in the pages “VOGUE.”

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