Tag: Acquired Taste In Fashion

Celebrity Designer Prabal Gurung Talks Diversity

Prabal Gurung at 2017 FashionistaCon

Celebrity Fashion Designer Prabal Gurung talked about the importance of diversity and inclusiveness at the 2017 FashionistaCon.  This acclaimed designer who styled Former First Lady Michelle Obama leads the fashion industry in diversity and inclusivity.   The fashion…

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Favorite Target Fashion Finds

Acquired Taste In Fashion Blogger wears Floral Cardigan from Target.

This blog post shares some of my favorite Target fashion finds!  I love the variety and price range of Target’s clothing lines.  I can always find fashions that don’t break the bank.  Plus, the 5% discount that Target…

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How To Turn Bra Straps Into Accessories

If you’ve never been comfortable wearing a strapless bra, bra strap covers may be for you! They are a fun and easy way to transform bra straps into outfit making accessories. Bra strap covers are strips of fabrics…

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Scarves Are A Fast, Easy And Inexpensive Way To Change An Outfit

Scarves, also known as wraps, ruanas, throws and shawls, are a quick and easy way to express personal style and change up an outfit.  They come in every print, color, shape, size and texture imaginable and can be…

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Why Personal Style Is More Important Than Fashion

One of the most fashionable women in the world, Vogue Editor-In-Chief Anna Wintour, is almost always seen wearing sunglasses and a classic bob haircut.  Fashion icon Iris Apfel is frequently photographed wearing bold clothing and jewelry, rich colors…

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Chicago’s Amazing Shopping Destination – The Magnificent Mile!

With high end stores such as Burberry and Neiman Marcus and fast fashion powerhouses H&M and Forever 21, Chicago’s Magnificent Mile is an amazing place to shop.  The eight block shopping strip on North Michigan Avenue features jewelry…

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Target’s Plus Size Manequins

I was pleasantly surprised the last time I visited my local Target store.  The store featured plus size mannequins!  Interestingly, these mannequins made me feel better about my shopping experience. Having been a size 14 or larger for…

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boohoo Blazers

I recently purchased two blazers from boohoo.  The Plus Katy Ruffle Detail Blazers (pictured) come in pink and black. The flared sleeves and ruffles provide a pleasant change from my usual workwear.  The blazers were quite a steal…

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Chicago’s Dream BIG CurvyGirl Conference

If you have an interest in being a plus size model, entertainer, fashion blogger, stylist, make-up artist or beauty expert, the October 21st Dream BIG Curvygirl Fashion and Beauty Conference had something for you!  The Chicago based conference…

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