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Not one to rest on his laurels, Nicholas Kirkwood really put in work for his pre-spring '13 collection, churning out a whopping 101 pairs of flats, stilettos, pumps, and sandals in pop-baroque swirls, 3-D florals, and multimedia color blocking. Sometimes, it's better to let your shoes do the talking…. Take it away, Nicholas!
Photo: Courtesy of Nicholas Kirkwood
Sparkling snow and the Daley Plaza tree aside, winter in Chicago isn’t always pretty. We’re talking about flaky skin, chapped lips, rough elbows — the works. Since nobody needs cold-weather skincare tips quite like a Chicagoan, we asked three local beauty gurus to share their secret weapons for getting through the read
We've all known that girl who can somehow make bargain-bin finds look like Barneys splurges. The secret to such a cultivated style isn't magic: It's knowing how to spot the design details that make clothes seem cheap — and the ones that make 'em look way more expensive than they are.
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