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Ugly Sneakers for the S-Type Beauty Ugly Sneakers for the S-Type Beauty

Aug. 12, 2019

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Ugly Sneakers for the S-Type Beauty

How to enjoy the comfort of the ugly sneakers if you are a Siren type beauty?

Can an S-type wear ugly sneakers? – the question popped up in the Instagram comments. To answer it I am going to use the shot  by Sartorialist from July 21, of 2017,  he made in Paris after the Louis Vuitton show. The year  the ugly sneakers trend was testing its powers.   Take a note […]
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La Piscina: Town Square with Water La Piscina: Town Square with Water

May. 06, 2019

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La Piscina: Town Square with Water

For almost a decade I tried to understand why Italians include "pool" in the short list of their street signs. The Darkening Age by Catherine Nixey, about the Christian destruction of the Classic world, provided a clue.

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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.

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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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