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8 May

HIPPIE HIPPIE SHAKE

  The embodiment of youth in the 1960s, the hippie subculture proved to be one of the most influential and proactive groups in American history, culminating at Woodstock. Their wave of protest and fresh ideas has become a standard for youth al over the world.  Today, the hippie style dominate the fashion world and it is worn in every summer. Looking like a hippie isn't really all that hard. In case if you have some problems, try the following suggestions.    TRY TO WEAR USED CLOTHES. Shop at flea markets, and, whenever possible, vintage fairs. The whole point of hippie fashion was to stop buying what big corporations were selling in favor of used clothing that was purchased locally. Many hippies are into sewing and other handcrafts;...
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30 Apr

CIAO ITALIA!

  Photo: Amfiteatro Romano.  For my last getaway I chose the wonderful island of Sicily. I visited two of the largest cities of the island, Catania and Palermo, which is also the capital of the region. Further on I would like to give you some suggestions and tips: CATANIA  The most important tourist attractions: -Elephant Fountain situated in the Piazza del Duomo, where the unofficial mascot of the city of Catania can be found: an imposing elephant sculpted in volcanic rock.   -Cathedral of Santa Agatha   -Palazzo Della Universita -Amfiteatro Romano -Teatro Greco -Palace of the Elephants Photo: Via Etnea. After visiting all these places, you will surely need a moment to rest. I highly recommend Savia Dolcezze Siciliane, an old pastry shop dating back to 1897, very well known and appreciated by locals...
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18 Apr

In contrast with light

Black is the color of coal, ebony and of outer space. It is the darkest color, the result of the absence of light. It is the opposite of white and often represents darkness in contrast with light. Black was one of the first colours used by artists in neolithic cave paintings. In the Roman Empire, it became the colour of mourning, and over the centuries it was frequently associated with death, evil, witches and magic. In the 14th century, it began to be worn by royalty, the clergy, judges and government officials in much of Europe. It became the color worn by English romantic poets, businessmen and statesmen in the 19th century, and the most important thing...
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16 Apr

Visiting Andra Andreescu

Dears, I have visited the fashion showroom of Andra Andreescu and I was pleasantly surprised. It is a space where fashion seems to be a religion, a religion that deify women and beauty. In case if you don't know to much about the fashion designer Andra Andreescu, you will definitely know more after reading the interview.      Carmen: What did you do before you became a fashion designer? Andra: I started as a model, I did it for fun, and it helped me to get closer of what I'm doing now.   Carmen: Tell me about your beginnings as a fashion designer, how it happened? Andra: Before the actual work, I began to study flat sketching, fashion design, the costume history and painting. The next step...
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12 Apr

Très chic!

Looking stylish does not mean that you have to follow what others wear and how they look. A stylish look means originality and individuality. It is all about choosing the right clothes that match your personality and express your own style. Make a statement and feel well in your clothes by learning how to look chic every day and by opting for those clothes that flatter your silhouette and enhance your assets.     When you are in trouble finding the right outfit and accessories that suit you, you probably need some guidance. Today I prepared some great tips that might be useful for you to create your own personal style. Here are some tips to create your own style and to make a...
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9 Apr

OH, BOY!

I remember my childhood days when I was playing football with the boys in the school yard. I still like to do sports, but now is actually a necessity, because fashion means beauty and beauty means health. The conclusion is clear, if you love fashion, in the mean time you have to love wellness to. I need the clothes to look good on me, and if I want this, I should work my body.  Dears, if you want to look good you should do the same! Go, just do it! Cap TopMan / Headphones Beats by Dr. Dre / Shirt Massimo Dutti / Jacket Laura Lazar / Pants Other Stories / Shoes Steve Madden / Bag Zara....
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2 Apr

Aztec invasion!

Fashion has dropped back a few centuries for the Aztec trend. The beauty of Aztec prints is that they are adaptable and flexible. They come in gorgeous shades that appeal to the Indian sensibility and recent western fascination with colours that pop. Prints are all about strong shapes, fabrics filled with triangles and circles, black outlines and lots of strong colours.  Knitwear Mango / Pants River Island / Top H&M / Hat Ralph Lauren / Necklace Zara / Bag Gucci / Sandals Pierre Hardy / Earings Vintage. LOCATION / LUNA CAFE & BISTRO ...
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28 Mar

M Marquise in Quoi de Neuf

This month, you are invited in Quoi de Neuf Boutique by the fashion designer Andreea Mia, to see her new capsule collection - Les Demoiselle by M Marquise. For this collection, Andreea Mia took the finest classic tailoring techniques, to create feminine items, delicate and sensual, based on precious and fine textures. M Marquise is dedicated for strong women, elegant and feminine and gives dresses the meaning of jewellery. Enjoy! With the fashion designer - Andreea Mia. Do not hesitate, this month I recommend you to make a visit at Quoi de Neuf Boutique / Baneasa Shopping City - first floor. ...
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