design for mankind: paper doll blogger.

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Anna Dorfman is one of my favorite girls around. Insanely down-to-earth, introspective and caring, she’s a major treat to know and love. She also happens to have a serious affinity for glitter and black, so when she asked to be styled for a weekend jaunt in Vegas, I knew precisely what to do: After spotting this Alice + Olivia dress at Bergdorf’s, I was on a mission... 
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i spy: modern autumn.

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it’s started to feel like fall around here. crisp autumn air, the smell of fireplaces being stoked somewhere in the distance, and colors like ochre, gold, plum and mauve popping up on trees all over. today i spy a more modern autumn. this is a contemporary take on your basic autumn shades and i love these rich, warm colors. they make me want to bundle up in scarves and... 
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design for mankind: paper doll blogger.

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My friend Jaime of Design Milk is allergic to wearing color, so she was a tricky one to style. She also happens to be very, very pregnant with a wee little girl, so I took the liberty of styling her for a festive baby shower. A pregnant girl is not to be messed with, so I gave her the comfort of a gray, basic dress with just a bit of sass to show off her killer legs. The... 
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the stylists: jarlath mellett.

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have you heard of jarlath mellett? well, here we go again, because i’ve discovered another inspiring spot which was not on my radar, until now. fashion and interior designer Jarlath Mellett founded jarlath mellett, a design studio based in Manhattan, as well as a boutique shop in the Hamptons (online, as well), utilizing materials that create fresh, modern interiors... 
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tuesday’s girl: the beehive.

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william eggleston. ain’t nothing quite as cool as a good beehive. they’ve been around for decades, but still sexy cool, right? add a little black eyeliner, perhaps an Aline dress and some stilettos, and you are sooo very good to go. i think it was amy that inspired this post idea for tuesday’s girl. inspiration comes in many forms, and her music inspired... 
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