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Articles tagged with 'fashion'

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Local designer cranks fashion to past, present and future levels

Published March 15, 2014

Laura Meyer is a local artist and designer who operates a small business called Twilight Attire which specializes in corset and costume design. Meyer is particularly focused on clothing from the Renaissance and Victorian eras. Ooh la la.

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6 super-skinny wallets reviewed

Published March 12, 2014

I'm a little obsessed with minimalist wallets. Ever since I realized that sitting on a "Costanza wallet" in my back pocket was bad for lots of reasons, I've been searching for the skinniest front pocket wallet out there.

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And the color of the year is ...

Published Jan. 16, 2014

Fashion fans and insiders, makeup artists and enthusiasts, design professionals and amateur aficionados, along with style experts and trend watchers alike, patiently await the announcement of Pantone's Color of the Year so they can gear their purchases and creations to an on-trend color scheme.

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Boutique B'Lou to move

Published Jan. 10, 2014

According to an employee, Boutique B'Lou will move from its present Wauwatosa location, 8853 W. North Ave., to the former Robertson's Ace Hardware space at 1417 Underwood Ave.

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Five favorites for fall

Published Sept. 24, 2013

I can no longer deny that autumn is really here. The equinox has passed and although oddly warm temperatures may be trying to fool summer-loving souls, the scenery of changing leaves and the certainty of chilly nights are shoving the reality of this season in my face. So, in the spirit of having a "polished finger on beauty, fashion, fitness and nutrition trends," here are my five favorites for fall.

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"Paleontology of a Woman" digs deep into fashion and sustainability

Published Sept. 5, 2013

Timothy Westbrook describes himself as a "sustainability driven fiber artist" who, after appearing on three episodes of "Project Runway" this summer, is back in Milwaukee and about to present a performance / fashion show called "Paleontology of a Woman."

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Lela Boutique turns 10

Published Sept. 4, 2013

The Third Ward's Lela Boutique will celebrate its 10th anniversary with a fashion show and party on Saturday, Sept. 14 at 7 p.m.

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Another great Milwaukee T-shirt

Published Aug. 14, 2013

Joshua Arter recently designed a T-shirt that reads "Hoan Sweet Hoan." Someone should buy this guy a beer and a brat for his Brew City cleverness and creativity.

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Iron Horse Hotel opens Mercantile retail store

Published Aug. 1, 2013

The Iron Horse Hotel, 500 W. Florida St., opened its first retail store today. The shop will carry Iron Horse Hotel branded and non-branded gift and fashion items.

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Is this your Walmart?

Published July 20, 2013

"My" Walmart, or the one that's closest to me, is on East Capitol Drive in Milwaukee. Walter Loeb's recent Forbes piece, "Why are Walmart Stores Such a Mess?" made me think that he very well could have been writing about this location.

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The fashion trends of Summerfest

Published July 6, 2013

Music isn't the only reason to go to Summerfest. As far as people-watching goes, it's the best 11 days all year. You never know who you're going to see and what they're going to be wearing. As far as fashion, it's anything goes for the Big Gig. But there were a few noticeable trends this year. Let's break them down for you.

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Milwaukee's fashion district expanding

Published June 19, 2013

New banners promoting the MKE Fashion District are flying in front of the stores and boutiques on Water Street, and they look good while helping to create a connection to the Third Ward.

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Girly Skrillex

Published June 18, 2013

Ever the Madonna-esque fashion chameleon, Lindsay takes the plunge and goes in for the trendy half-shorn Skrillex haircut.