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Between the rising temperature tease and summer lookbooks materializing, we're flirting with the idea of tropical escapes (and what we'd wear if one were to serendipitously present itself). Mike Gonzalez's summer '11 lookbook is a thorough guide to fashion-forward dressing closer to the equator, but this collection of wild indigenous prints and resort-wear translates just as well to any big city wardrobe. Rich colors pulled right from warmer landscapes electrify tribal and indigenous Peruvian motifs in the form of long layered skirts, sheer tops, and gorgeous knit cardigans. Staples like denim cuffed shorts, woven tops with geometric cut-outs, and graphic leggings make this wild collection totally tamable. Get ready for a vacation—one you're going to wear.
In our opinion, you're never too old to have a stocking — especially one that's filled with more than just candy canes. So, to keep this festive tradition alive, we rounded up 23 amazing goodies for all the beauty devotees on your list. And, if you see something you like, there's nothing wrong with dropping a few hints read
This was the smallest wedding I’ve ever done! It was just me and the guys and the justice of the peace at the Mayflower Inn in Washington, Connecticut. And yet, everything about it was still magical and remarkable. Click through for photos of the happy couple tying the knot and celebrating with just one another. read