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the essentials: Motorcycle jacket – not just for the cool kids anymore

M is for motorcycle jacket nina garcia says: the biker jacket should be in your closet when you want to channel that “It” factor. I couldn’t agree more. how it work the biker jacket: this All Saints leather biker jacket i … Continue reading

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the essentials: the unsung hero – little white dress

Nina Garcia says: the LWD is the ‘unsung’ hero according to nina garcia in One Hundred.  wearing white can be tricky, especially if you are like me and enjoy your morning coffee. how i work the LWD: i grew out … Continue reading

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the essentials: L is for primal & sexy leather

in the One Hundred, nina garcia says that wearing leather pants are ‘primal’ and ‘sexual’. not exactly the words you want to describe your workwear, or at least not in most cases. i’m opting for the leather ‘skirt’ as the … Continue reading

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the Essentials: F is for “Flats” in the nude

Nina G. says ballet flats are timeless, chic and more importantly, for us practical 9to5ers, comfortable. win-win! how i work it: those flats are like Lays Potato Chips – i can’t just have one! i opted for 9west flats with … Continue reading

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the Essentials: say hola! to the leather espadrilles

Nina G. describes these as the “ultimate summer shoe”. maybe. i personally love these because i can wear them all day without getting my heel caught in a sidewalk crack. how i work it: these rudsak espadrilles are patiently waiting … Continue reading

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The Essentials: “dress” it up or down denim

how i work it: a love this dress because i can wear it on weekends with boots in the fall and work it to my 9to5 with a white blazer and my leopard pumps (or ballet flats).  me how do … Continue reading

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The Essentials: if i were a B(oy)..Brogues

how i work it: these menswear inspired Clarks for made for walking and styling. i work these with wide-legged trousers and with dresses. me how to do work your menswear inspired shoes?

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