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  • We’re All Just Copycats: Style Icons
    by clairestemen on September 19, 2017 at 11:24 pm

    Style is as unique as it is a total sham. We copy, we remix, and we take from those in the spotlight, people otherwise known as style icons. There are the staples, women that all women love and want to be like: Audrey Hepburn, Marilyn Monroe, Liz Taylor, Rihanna, Beyoncé, or whatever supermodel of the […] The post We’re All Just Copycats: Style Icons appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • It’s Blinding: RiRi and Kim K’s Beauty Marketing
    by clairestemen on September 14, 2017 at 7:55 pm

    Newly crowned queen of fashion week, Robyn “Rihanna” Fenty, recently launched her own line of beauty products, two years in the making. Since the announcement of the launch, gurus and enthusiasts have been shaking with anticipation and I can safely say the megastar delivered. And while Rihanna is insanely popular, her line’s popularity comes at […] The post It’s Blinding: RiRi and Kim K’s Beauty Marketing appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • Work Wear
    by clairestemen on September 5, 2017 at 7:46 pm

    Labor day was yesterday and it struck me that I did not remotely know what Labor day was for and why we had it off. So of course I googled it and scored through a few sources to bust that mystery open (if it’s still a mystery to you.) According to the U.S. Department of […] The post Work Wear appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • Your Mama’s Closet
    by clairestemen on August 23, 2017 at 6:09 pm

    If you’re a lover of old things and vintage finds (or thrift ones, at that) then you might know that your mother’s closet is golden. Or your dad’s. I want to show you what my mother gave me and not the kind usually referred to in songs okay?  Belts are better from the past. Belt plus […] The post Your Mama’s Closet appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]

  • The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco | BOOKTHS
    by clairestemen on August 17, 2017 at 4:37 pm

    Welcome back to another book analysis and review of a book so difficult to read it took me far longer than expected. Eco is not for the faint of heart, this is something I knew ahead of time, since he is a genius with prose. His writing is long and syntactically complex, his subjects expansive […] The post The Prague Cemetery by Umberto Eco | BOOKTHS appeared first on Claire Stemen. […]