Carpets & Candids: Ruth's Spirit shoulders

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 25, 2017 23:30:59 February 25, 2017 23:30:59
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Major fashion porn is expected from Ruth Negga on Sunday at the Oscars. And you can see why. Because she's not going to be boring. This dress is not boring. Wearing a bow across the shoulders, playing with shapes, is not boring. It's a willingness to try, to experiment with style, and, therefore, stand out. Full Article

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Carpets & Candids: Kate's Spirit feathers

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 25, 2017 23:11:41 February 25, 2017 23:11:41
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The feathered skirt on a gown has been done to death. What about putting the feathers across the top? And shaped like a leaf. You like? I think I like. I feel like I'd like it more with a skirt of a different colour though?  Full Article

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Carpets & Candids: Emma’s black jumpsuit

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 24, 2017 15:49:01 February 24, 2017 15:49:01
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The dress at the premiere last night wasn’t working for me. But this jumpsuit at the photocall today is perfect. The cutouts are balanced by the high collar. The pants fit her just right. And the shoe choice is excellent – a pointed pump with the toe cut straight across. So flattering. Full Article

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Carpets & Candids: Emma’s caped dress

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 24, 2017 15:41:15 February 24, 2017 15:41:15
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I should like this dress more than I do. It’s caped. Which is always one of my favourite features. But … there’s something about the  material here. Is it too… stiff? What’s bothering me is the placement of the darts around her breasts. I hate breast darts. Full Article

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Duana Names: Politics ruined my baby name

Duana Posted by Duana at February 22, 2017 21:23:20 February 22, 2017 21:23:20
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Hey Duana, My husband and I are expecting our first child, a boy, the first week in March. And we had a name picked out we both loved - Rex. It was familiar without being popular, I think it is cute for a little boy and handsome for an adult. I like the sound of it, and its succinctness. It has loose ties to my home state (Louisiana, via Mardi Gras), and I had even gotten over the dog thing. Full Article

Smutty Fitness: Back row to the front

Hayley Posted by Hayley at February 22, 2017 20:49:14 February 22, 2017 20:49:14
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Exercising can be intimidating, especially these days when many group classes seem to be more about a popularity contest then a workout. I recently experienced a workout where I was forced to have to sit at the back of the class because I was new and I had to earn my way to the front. Seems a bit counterintuitive if you ask me. Full Article

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Carpets & Candids: Cynthia’s short pyjama suit

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 22, 2017 16:32:21 February 22, 2017 16:32:21
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We’ve seen more and more celebrities stepping out in pyjamas as streetwear and on carpets. This suit on Cynthia Erivo has the cut of pyjamas but the print and the brightness of a conventional red carpet outfit. It looks comfortable. And I love that the pants are short. To me the length of these pants actually dress UP the look. Full Article

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