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Want to fight back against those basics blues without changing out of your jeans and T-shirt? We feel you. But, no matter how ho-hum your daily uniform may be feeling, the solution doesn't have to be an entire wardrobe overhaul. How, you ask? Well, for starters, the goddess of all things glam, Gabriele Fratzen, has introduced a new line of jewels that may be intended for nighttime but we envision wearing with our most plain of white tees.
Frantzen launched her eponymous line in '09 after working as a brand am ambassador for Phillip Lim, among others. The German native now holds court in NYC where her showroom is a fairy-tale forest of costume jewelry that all nails the OTT, big-and-beautiful aesthetic perfectly.
Available stateside at retailers including Saks, Fred Segal, and Bird, these brilliant baubles will surely add sparkle to any look that might otherwise be a bit blah.
Summer’s coming to an end, which means it’s time to get back to the daily grind. If you were lucky enough to take one last vacation — or at least a long weekend — you’re probably returning to an overflowing inbox. And, that’s pretty much the worst.
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Flip through nearly any September issue, and ads from fashions brands peddling just about every fantasy you can imagine practically jump off the page. This season, Dolce & Gabbana offer a fairy tale — complete with regal queens in sweeping gowns and sexy knights in jewel-encrusted chainmail frolicking in the forest. read