Cop Her Style: Fashion Blogger Blair Eadie

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Editor's Note: Today, we're launching a fun new series, Cop Her Style. We're targeting the style bloggers, editors and general fashionistas we love, and drilling down into what, exactly, makes them so chic. Hopefully, we'll all learn a few things about wearing clothes from these ladies! Here at Lux & Concord, our list of style crushes is longer than our list of things we want at Bloomingdale's (which, on any given day, is at least a couple of pages, longer if … Continue ➤

Celebrate Oktoberfest Chicago-Style

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Not that we need another reason to celebrate in Chicago, but with Oktoberfest in full swing thanks to local beers and German classics, the Windy City is ready to go! Not familiar with German cuisine? There are still plenty of your favorite restaurants putting their own spin on traditional dishes like sausage and sauerkraut, and since our weather is about to feel much more fall-ish, this is the perfect time to find your new favorite comfort food! … Continue ➤

12 Fashion Bloggers Who Can Teach You to Layer like a Boss

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When it comes to layering, no one does it better than our favorite fashion bloggers. Whether they're pairing a lightweight chambray under a chunky knit or doubling up on jackets, these bloggers take Fall layering to the next level of cool. Check out our 12 favorite fashionistas, and get ready to learn from the best on how to layer like a boss. 1. Anh Sundstrom of 9 to 5 Chic We call this look the double C—cozy and chic. 2. Jacey Duprie of Damsel In Dior How … Continue ➤

Women We Love: Jamie Otis from Married at First Sight

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When we first heard about the show "Married at First Sight," we thought it was a joke. Just the title made it seem like it was too crazy to be true.  How could you marry someone at the same time you're meeting them? But, when we found out that indeed there was a TV show that would follow three couples from their wedding day, when they would meet for the first time, through their honeymoon, moving in together, and during the first six weeks of their marriage, we were … Continue ➤

In Case You Missed It: Lauren Conrad’s Wedding Dress, Jeremy Scott’s Barbie Girl Style, and More…

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Before you start your 1st official Friday of Fall, check out our favorite fashion stories from the week including Rodarte's $20k mermaid dress, what you may have missed from Milan Fashion Week, and how to channel your inner Barbie girl: 1. Victoria Beckham opened her first flagship shop in London, and with all white interior and gold chains suspended from the ceiling instead of clothing racks, it's just as polished as queen VB herself (Fashionista). 2. Rodarte … Continue ➤

Guytalk: Fashion Bros Love, Your Guide to a Non-”Basic” Fall

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It's that time again ladies! Will Wilson from Major Onions is here to drop some major bro knowledge on us, and give us fashion tips for fall. You've been hearing from our editors all month long about the newest and best in the style world, but it's time to hear from the men out there.  And Wilson has his own shopping list for girls this season, complete with dos and don'ts for outfits to wear this fall that even your man will love! Take it away... … Continue ➤

8 Fall Sales to Shop NOW

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All month we've been posting about fashion: style from the runways, our favorite trends for fall, and the things on our shopping lists. If you've resisted the temptation to buy a few new fall staples 'til now, our apologies for defeating your iron will, because there are a whole lotta sales going on right now. Here are 8 that are on our radar. 1. J Crew. Take 25-30% off with code SHOPFORFALL (ends today, 9/24!) 2. Old Navy. Take 25% off with code LEAF (ends … Continue ➤

5 Fall Makeup Trends Decoded

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Beauty aficionados rejoice—over are the summer days of worrying about melting makeup and waterproof mascara. Fall is the best time to try out new makeup trends because you don't have to worry about the heat of summer melting it away or the cold of winter drying you out. This season your face is your canvas and you're free to experiment. This fall is all about putting away your dark lipstick and opting for a more natural look. Here are 5 of our favorite trends straight … Continue ➤

24 Must Have Coats for 2014

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If there's one piece I'm going to invest in each fall, it has to be a killer jacket. After 24 years of living in the Northeast, I've come to realize that you can never own too many coats. The rain coat. The sunny fall afternoon coat. The chilly morning commute to work coat. The below zero coat. There is a place for all of these, and more, in the wardrobe of a New Englander.  (Plus, once the temps drop below 50, a good coat will be the one thing in your wardrobe you're … Continue ➤

Women We Love: Lily Duevel of adoptedStyle

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There's nothing like a fashion show to get any shopaholics blood racing, especially one that's in your hometown! So for those Chicagoans who can't make it to Milan this week, we can all head to The Underground on Thursday to see a curated fashion show by one of Windy City's own. Lily Duevel, the amazing stylist and blogger behind adoptedStyle, is putting together an of-the-moment showcase and giving insight into fall’s hottest trends, with a focus on how to adapt them to … Continue ➤

In Case You Missed It: The Top 8 Instagrams from London Fashion Week

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In honor of London Fashion Week, we're recapping our favorite fashion week inspired instagrams. Whether it's the selfie to end all selfies (hint: it includes a double dose of Kate and Cara) or Anna Wintour giving off major shade front row at Topshop, these are the 8 instagrams you don't want to miss out on... 1. @mariotestino // the #selfie to end all selfies. How much better can you get than Cara Delevingne, Kate Moss, and Mario Testino front row at … Continue ➤

10 Fall Trends To Get On Board With

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The best part about fashion is that there's always something new, whether it's a new denim style to get on board with or a new silhouette to rock, fashion is all about keeping up with the trends while still making them your own. While there are undoubtedly some things about fall that never go out of style—a comfy cable knit sweater, a pair of classic riding boots—this season there are plenty of risks to be taken, and updated version of old trends to try...at least if … Continue ➤

10 Pieces to Invest in This Season

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Fall is all about the fashion, and as the fashion weeks continue and the weather really starts to cool, every fashionista is going to be making her fall shopping list. And while there are plenty of trends to jump on for this year, this is also the perfect time of year to make an investment. There are certain items, like a great pair of jeans or an LBD, that are worth paying a little more for the best quality and fit. We have those top ten items that are going to be worth … Continue ➤

12 U.K. Fashion Bloggers to Follow During LFW

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London Fashion Week is in full force across the pond, and just knowing that somewhere Kate Moss and Cara Delevingne are celebrating like true It girls, is giving us major FOMO. Luckily we've got these 12 U.K. fashion bloggers to stalk so that we can feel like part of the action. 1. Pernille Teisbaek // @lookdepernille This former fashion editor turned fashion blogger has some serious style in her day to day wardrobe, so come fashion week she's sure to take it up a … Continue ➤

Women We Love: Carina Donoso & Kristen Lambert of The Third Piece

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Many fashion designers work for decades before having a collection carried in a major department store like Henri Bendel. But for Carina Donoso and Kristen Lambert of The Third Piece, all it took was one serendipitous meeting for their accessories line to catch the eye of the fashion Mecca. Here, we talk to the ladies about how they started their line, how they're running a successful Kickstarter campaign, and how they plan to make your winter more stylish in spades, all … Continue ➤