Monthly Archives: March 2012

Spring 2012 Trend: The Power of Peplum

Peplum is back in more ways than one this spring. Defined as a little starchy overskirt at the waist, peplum brings a sassy flair to an otherwise standard silhouette. At the New York Fashion Week Spring 2012 runway shows, designers … Continue reading

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Thakoon Gets Colorful with Nars Nails

In a colorful collaboration of mixing high fashion with beauty, the designer Thakoon Panichgul of Thakoon, whose diverse background lends to his internationally feminine collections, is joining forces with Nars Cosmetics for a limited-edition series of nail polishes. Drawing inspiration … Continue reading

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Make New Beauty Discoveries with Birchbox

Here at Allegro, we have fallen head over heels in love with Birchbox. The beauty delivery site, founded by two Harvard Business School friends, gives customers the chance to discover new products without having to commit a ton of cash … Continue reading

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Fashion Plate: Jennifer Lawrence of The Hunger Games

She may be dressed mostly in hunting gear on the big screen adaptation of The Hunger Games, but Jennifer Lawrence’s red carpet style is a far cry from her character Katniss Everdeen. At just 21 years old, Lawrence has taken … Continue reading

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The Return of Mad Men

To say that we are excited to see Mad Men return for their fifth season this Sunday is an understatement. After 17 excruciating months of waiting, we are over the moon that the time has finally come to see what … Continue reading

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Alternative Wedding Shoes for the Bride

Spring is around the corner, which means that wedding season is not too far behind. If you are one of the soon-to-be-betrothed blushing brides, you have no doubt spent many a sleepless night thinking about every single last detail…including your … Continue reading

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BB Cream Tauts Five Products in One Handy Container

BB cream may just be the answer to our morning makeup prayers. A mash up of primer, moisturizer, foundation, concealer and SPF, BB cream is the latest beauty product sweeping the market. The cream was originally formulated in Germany in … Continue reading

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All Aboard the Louis Vuitton Express!

The Louis Vuitton Fall 2012 Collection rolled into the Cour Carrée at Paris Fashion Week where the event primarily reminded us that not only can Marc Jacobs consistently deliver dazzling pieces, but he also knows how to put on a spectacular … Continue reading

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The Most Fashionable Music Stars at SXSW

South by Southwest has officially wrapped; and though it can be difficult to wade through the approximately 1,000 acts that perform at the festival’s music conference, Fashionista has made the feat easier for us. In a brilliant compilation, the site … Continue reading

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Slough Away Wintery Dead Skin with Konjac

We’ve never thought about exfoliating our skin with charcoal, but anything is worth a try at least once, right? Made of 100 percent natural bamboo charcoal exfoliant, the Konjac sponge comes from the favored Asian plant of the same name. Good for teens and … Continue reading

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