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28 November, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry SERVICE & REPAIR

    Well, it’s upon us.

    The holidays, I mean. Maybe it’s because my family doesn’t celebrate Christmas, or maybe because Thanksgiving is the big to-do for my clan and so December has an ambienc…

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21 November, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry SASSIEST BOY IN AMERICA

    One of the compensations of going to a Florida high school filled with stick-thin, beach-blond, snub-nosed cheerleaders was knowing that a decade or so hence, they’d all be fat and boring, working …

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14 November, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry AIN’T WE GOT FUN?

    The passing of Halloween can mean only one thing: Candy canes, Christmas trees, tinny versions of “Little Drummer Boy” on the drugstore P.A. system. The holiday season is here, and with it comes th…

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7 November, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry CHECK, PLEASE

    Menswear-inspired dressing has a lot of fashion traction lately, and nowhere is the trend is friendlier to femmes than in the plaids and checks making the rounds for this season, and next. Opening …

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31 October, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Trick or Treat?

    Happy Halloween, kids. Rather than pontificate, as planned, on the aspirationally porny horror of the “sexy” costume, this year, in honor of our annual frightfest, your intrepid correspondent has d…

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24 October, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry SHEER MADNESS

    This was a season of curious looks. From Marc Jacobs’ “too small” shoes and front-loaded heels, through the unraveled goth on Olivier Theyskens’ Nina Ricci runway, to Chanel’s stars ‘n’ stripes-den…

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17 October, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry IN THE PINK

    There are really only two responses to the edict pink is back. One goes something like, “Back? When was it ever out?” Girls in kindergarten, Southern debs, Legally Blonde heroi…

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10 October, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry PARIS: PRINTS CHARMING

    So much news from Paris! Looks from the City of Light will keep us busy unto eternity, or at the very least well until November. For the moment, though, let us now train our eyes on the single most…

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3 October, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TO BRING ME HER LOVE

    We interrupt our coverage of the Spring/Summer ‘08 fashion weeks for cultural news of infinitely greater consequence. (At least according to this correspondent.) PJ Harvey’s new album, “White Chalk…

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26 September, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry LONDON: WRITTEN ON THE BODY

    LONDON: WRITTEN ON THE BODY

    Granted, the preferable thing is to be a big fish in a big pond. London Fashion Week, however, is making an ever-stronger argument for the next-best option. Emerg…

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19 September, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry NYC FASHION WEEK: MASH UP

    There were a few notable ghosts hanging around New York Fashion Week this season. The Spring/ Summer 2008 shows – roundly summarized as a bit comme ci, comme ca, all things considered – coul…

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29 August, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: More in Store

    Once upon a time, the store brand was a fixture of American retail: Department stores such as Bergdorf Goodman, Saks Fifth Avenue and Bonwit Teller would slap their own tags on the latest creations…

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22 August, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry AS YOU LIKE IT

    This is the era of interactivity: A truism, yes, but one that is starting to seem more and more true. A shift toward the wiki-modeled, the DIY, and the adaptable, and away from the ready-mad…

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16 August, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry MACK LUXE

    What is the meaning of luxury? Once upon a time, a life of luxury meant you were one of the exalted few – royalty, celebrity, titan of industry. And that which was luxurious could be defined as nar…

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8 August, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Art Stitch

    Stars in the same galaxy, fashion and art orbit each other constantly, sometimes falling into perfect alignment. The last time that happened, Marc Jacobs sought out reinterpretations of the stodgy …

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1 August, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Hall Pass

    Vests. Slouchy pants. Hats, maxi skirts and florals. There’s no doubt about it: Annie Hall is in fashion-town again, thanks much to the boyish style of current model and it-girl Irina Lazare…

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25 July, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Twinkle, twinkle little bat

    This is a good time for songbirds: Cat Power, Keren Ann, Norah Jones, Lily Allen, El Perro del Mar, Amy Winehouse, Feist, the list goes on. And if you like your chanteuses winsome, a little on th…

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18 July, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry DOS & D'OHS

    Just when it seemed like the major American fashion rags were never going to do anything remotely awesome ever again, along comes the August issue of Harper’s Bazaar and a glossy spread so…

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5 July, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Fair Trade

    As the saying goes, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. And nowhere does that cliché ring truer than at a swap party: For every item someone throws in the kitty, he or she gets to rescue ano…

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28 June, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Flash In Hand

    Android chic is so last season, but bots and bytes continue to worm themselves into the lives of the stylish. Dior Homme’s departing Hedi Slimane long since took the lead in creating tech accessori…

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19 June, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Hi, Society

    Socialite Rank exposed! Paris Hilton in prison! Tinsley vs. Olivia: Does Anyone Care?!

    If the news is to be believed, the mini-moment of the socialite is over. Or “ov-ah,” as it should be p…

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14 June, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry Trend: SUN OUT

    True story: When I was in junior high, I washed my hair with Woolite.

    Not all the time, but every once in a while, when “things,” as I called my hair back then, got a little “extreme” (my m…

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6 June, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Chick Habit

    Welcome to a summer blockbuster season like none other. Hollywood has already pummeled the public with three mega-sequels (Spiderman, Shrek, Pirates), and Ocean’s 13, <I…

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31 May, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Birk It Out

    When a young designer sends a breakthrough collection down the runway, the shoes aren’t usually hot topic number one among the attending cognoscenti. But when the the first model sashayed down the …

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24 May, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry TREND: Here Comes the Bride

    People get married all the time, for all reasons, in all ways, but to believe the media, June is the month when a certain kind of wedding prevails. One need travel no farther than the word “Bridezi…

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12 May, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry Saturday Trend

    This week BurdaStyle says hello to summer, and goodbye.

    YOU STUD

    Conjure summer style and the pictures in your head are invariably the same: Frothy, airy, breezy on…

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11 May, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry Friday Playlist

    This week BurdaStyle says hello to summer, and goodbye.

    THIS BITES

    I like naps. Over the past few years, I’ve developed my own little napping ritual, which …

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10 May, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry Thursday Fashion

    This week BurdaStyle says hello to summer, and goodbye.

    SWIMWARES

    Bathing suit season invites so many fitting room anxieties, it’s easy to lose sight of the fac…

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9 May, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry Wednesday Beauty

    This week BurdaStyle says hello to summer, and goodbye.

    FREEDOM

    I give up. When I was a kid, the healthiest thing I could do was a spend a day in the sunshine. …

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8 May, 2007

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    maya added the blog entry Tuesday Icon

    This week BurdaStyle says hello to summer, and goodbye.

    LOTTE BERK

    Damn you, Lotte Berk. Damn you, I’m thinking.

    I can’t remember the name of this i…

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