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Hot or Not – Sneaker Heels

Cate Mezyk - February 21, 2012

It may sound too good to be true, but they’ve truly invented a comfortable heel. This may be the time for all of you high heel haters to gain some height – sneaker heels are supposedly the next hot thing in footwear. Or maybe not. When I think of heels, I generally picture something graceful, chic, sexy… This trend is none of those things. I …

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Hot or Not – Leg Warmers

Cate Mezyk - December 27, 2011

I’m so excited, and I just can’t hide it – I love my leg warmers. I’m having a Jane Fonda moment. I may be reliving the 80’s, but they’re super cozy, and keep me toasty warm, which means I can wear dresses all winter long without fear of freezing. leg warmers – Vintage Gypsy, shoes – Stuart Weitzman dress and bracelets – JCrew, sweater and …

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Hot or Not – Sheer Madness

Cate Mezyk - August 8, 2011

Sheer fabrics have been hot all summer long, and it promises to be a trend that’s sticking around into fall and winter 2011. Popping up in all different styles, it’s a material that can either let you be a little coquettish if worn in the right way, or tumble into a full-on lady of the night look. Embroidered Mini Skirt, anntaylor Floral Sheer Top, forever21 …

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Hot or Not – Going Tribal

Cate Mezyk - June 21, 2011

The summer heat is finally coming on, and with it a wave of tribal inspired clothing and accessories. Are you ready to play warrior princess, or are you more of an ice queen? You tell me – is this look hot or not? Patterson J Kincaid Tribal Print Luna Top, revolveclothing House of Harlow 1960 Tribal Gold Triangle Pendant, boutiquetoyou Nic + Zoe Tirbal Times …

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Hot or Not – Palazzo Pants

Cate Mezyk - May 27, 2011

Fashion often goes to extremes, and we’re seeing it now below the waist. To counter balance the past few years of skinny jeans, the palazzo pant is now making its way back into closets everywhere. I can totally see myself strolling down a boardwalk with some oversized sunnies and a big floppy hat, looking glamorous in a pair of these wide legged and flowing pants. …

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Hot or Not – Flatforms

Cate Mezyk - March 29, 2011

The Flatform, a cross between – you guessed it – flats and platforms, has been hailed as “The It Shoe of 2011.” I have yet to make a decision on this one. While I love the idea of height without a heel, I wonder how wearable they could really be. Without any flexibility in the sole, my high arches might take a beating in them. …

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