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While we'll patriotically add red, white, and blue into our sartorial palette for Independence Day, we just can't do those Old Glory tees they sell in Times Square. For The Fourth of July, we'll be letting our flags fly... but not freakily. Though the girls have tons of options for saying happy birthday to Uncle Sam with style, dudes are often hard pressed to find anything better than snoozy tri-color belts. Well, on yesterday's wait-the-weekend-is-here desperate shopping expedition to Soho (not during our lunch break...really), we spotted a duo of patriotic men's shoes at the Cole Haan store that were almost better than fireworks! Inspired by their classic colors, we went on a search for other ways to sing My Country 'Tis of Thee with our feet. From starry slippers to a couple of bold boat shoes, this country-proud compilation isn't for ambivalent Americans. Oh, and these buys are non-partisan, promise.
Summer isn't the only time of year for wearing those trusty throw-on-and-go dresses. We find that the artfully lazy one-piece outfit is a seasonless treasure. And, crisp autumn weather just cues the hunt for a new version of the wardrobe staple: one that helps bring boots back into rotation, pairs well with tights, and read
Beauty products. Fashion. Cuisine. Don't the French always seem to do everything better? And, while we may not have a one-way ticket to the City of Lights at our disposal, there's no denying we can all use a little dose of la vie Parisienne — be it a dozen macarons or the latest issue of Vogue Paris — every now and read