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Love & Dove. Not Your Eye Candy! Love & Dove. Not Your Eye Candy!

Dec. 02, 2018

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Love & Dove. Not Your Eye Candy!

Appearing undone at the age of 50 in a slapstick comedy, Nina Doroshina made millions of Soviet women laugh and cry as they recognized themselves in the heroine, who knew how to work hard, but felt awkward to kiss her husband.

Ever wondered what Debbie Reynolds, the leading actress of the musical “Singing in the Rain” (1952)  could look  like if she had a bit rougher life, was raised in an image-unconscious environment and had no costume designers  to turn  her into  an eye candy for our insatiable, objectifying retina? The Soviet actress, Nina Doroshina (1934 – […]
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Hem: Proportions Restored Hem: Proportions Restored

May. 27, 2018

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Hem: Proportions Restored

Style is embracing your imperfections and going gracefully about them. This Ralph Lauren ostrich hemmed dress over Hadid fouetté thighs is an example of just that.

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Antique Rose Red Antique Rose Red

Dec. 21, 2017

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Antique Rose Red

When a stylist first showed me my best hue of red, I nearly bursted in tears. I liked Signal Red. I did not like my pictures when I wearing it, but I did not connect the dots. I wore it. I needed a different color, but I needed to clean my color palate first.

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Color Story: Signal Red. Color Story: Signal Red.

Dec. 20, 2017

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Color Story: Signal Red.

What defines our ability to sport True Red with ease and pose? It is not the hair color, it is the skin tone. It ranges from dark olive to alabaster and varies from cool to warm, but it has one unifying quality.

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