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Dressed for Success

Why did Missouri teen Maura Pozek make her prom dress out of cardboard and paper bags? Because after fashioning the previous two years' outfits out of Doritos bags and soda can tabs, “I had to top myself somehow.” This would be a cool kid to meet, I bet.  Her dresses are delightfully quirky, and the […]

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Genius Brits Comes Up With Vending Machine That Sell Flats In Clubs | Vancouver Fashion + Style Blog | demiCouture

http://demicouture.ca/2009/06/15/genious-brit-comes-up-with-vending-machine-that-sell-flats-in-clubs/ Witness this flat-soled shoe vending machine to be placed in clubs. The inventors are hailed as “genius”, and a reader looks forward to spending $10 on a pair of un-painful disposable shoes. The only thing keeping me from becoming a multi-millionaire is my refusal to learn about the lifestyles of the rich and stupid.

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Hilarious Ad About Dirty, Dirty Money (kinda NSFW) – Boing Boing

http://www.boingboing.net/2009/05/08/hilarious-ad-about-d.html I always knew Liz was a dirty whore.

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4 Looks You Can Try This Season – Kinowear

http://www.kinowear.com/blog/4-looks-you-can-try-this-season Ohhhhh, so this is where hipsters get their fashion instructions! Admittedly, some of these combinations aren’t bad, but you know that within the year every sorry slacker will be sporting the same tired look. It’s “EVERYBODY IN KHAKIS” all over again.

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Guidespot: Why On EARTH Did I Ever Wear THAT?!

http://www.guidespot.com/guides/why_on_earth_did Being utterly without fashion sense, I remember – but missed – all of these late-80s trends. I can skirt being mocked now for wearing any of this stuff because I was mocked then for not wearing it. Such is fashion.

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http://www.mrsbip.com/ StumbleUpon seems to think I need to be more fashionable, as it’s been pounding me with fashion blogs, photos and the like all day. Now it seems to think I should be interested in fashion and learn Turkish. A sign from the StumbleGods to retire my button for the night.

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Spring Fashion 2008 – Five New Yorkers Who Wear Only One Color Every Day — New York Magazine

http://nymag.com/fashion/08/spring/44210/ It’s not often you’ll see me thumb-up a fashion article, but I really liked this. A study of people who wear only one colour. This blue girl’s photo rocks. Certainly takes the fiddly annoyance out of dressing in the morning…

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[FASHION] Green Toe Shoes

http://www.fpr302.com/blog/302/2006/10/fashion_green_toe_shoes.html Want want want, but not at $80 $80 $80…

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Painfully Hip: Fashion-Forward Finds for the Weak of Wallet

http://www.painfullyhip.com/ I am no fan of fashion, nor am I terribly fond of the fashionistas who buy into the hype, but this site’s mistress sounds like she’d be less of a haughty-snob coathanger than a fun and knowledgeable thrift-store shopping companion.

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Throw Your Tweezers Away – New York Times

http://www.nytimes.com/2006/08/17/fashion/17skin.html?ex=1155960000&en=6619e8b84626de8f&ei=5087%0A Fashion victims, sheep and slaves, take note! The fashion world does their usual 180-degree turn, making something that was once disdained the height of fashion. And it took them long enough that many women who follow such absurdities will have plucked themselves bald, making themselves this season’s social pariahs. What a load of hooey. […]

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