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Making the transition from finance to fashion means knowing both business and style inside and out. For former hedge-fund executive and Vbeauté founder Julie Macklowe, this multi-disciplinary prowess proved no problem. Not only has Macklowe proved she can rule male-centric, cutthroat Wall Street, but after leaving the money world, she converted her experience into a tightly curated beauty company that is now on the must-try lists of bloggers and bosses alike.
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You've heard all the jokes about British cuisine. You know, about the bland, doughy, deep-fried fare that gets served up at pubs and the like. You'd fire back, but, frankly, you're too busy feasting your way through London to bother. The city that was once a punchline for food snobs is now a gastronomic capital — and read
You're not technically in a style rut, but lately, it's been hard to think outside of the box (and by box, we mean a skinny-jeans-and-oversized-sweater-shaped confinement). That silhouette is the sartorial equivalent of your security blanket: It's easy to put together, flattering, and comfortable to boot. But, in terms read