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The month of August signals a special, bittersweet notion: the approaching end of summer paired with the promise of crisp, fall fashion. It's a complicated set of feelings, and finally, we've found a New York designer who totally gets the simultaneous heartbreak and excitement about having to layer and work boots and socks into our wardrobes again. Heartloom, a modern bohemian label responsible for our new favorite dresses, channels those very emotions in its fall/winter '13 look book. The models are very unimpressed with the onset of chilly temps, while at the same time fighting the love for the vintage-inspired silhouettes and prints that now make up their transitional wardrobes. They'll have their indoor tea party, but they're not terribly thrilled about it.
There's something about the impending end of summer (it's happening, people, and sooner than most of us would like) that makes us itch for a total beauty overhaul. Bronzers, beachy waves, and aqua liners are lovely, but after three straight months of them, we're starting to get a bit of that summertime sadness with our read
Uncontrollable reactions happen when you mention fall style in the thick of summer. Eye rolls, grumbling, a general loss of interest — we've seen it all. But, no matter how swept up you are in beach days and sleeveless dresses, we believe there's one item that may just make you consider the cooler season.
Enter fall read