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Ankle-length denim, two ways (and a giveaway)

One of my favorite newer trends is ankle-length pants. And while I don’t tend to wear a lot of pants, this pair of jeans are a new favorite. They are ankle-length and have a little zip-up side seam. I’ll be getting a lot of use out of these in the weeks to come. Jeans: ShopBop, Sweater: ShopBop, Heels: Diane von…

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The Best Purse Investment You’ll Make – Adora Bags

Three years ago I was introduced to my first Adora Bag. This Italian leather, hand-crafted, gorgeous bag quickly became my daily purse – an honor it still holds today. The bag is simple in its design and look, making it easy to take to work, out to brunch, to the mall, or for a stroll through the Botanic Gardens. It…

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6 Spring Trends to Invest in Now

Yes, it snowed in Chicago yesterday and it is a balmy 36* right now, but I have hope that spring is actually on the way and I will soon be able to pull out short sleeves and cropped denim without freezing. So, since the annual ShopBop sale falls this week, it seems like a good time to outline the spring…

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