Athleisure For The Win

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Feeling inspired by the casual athletic trend that many women are taking part in cannot be helped. Yoga pants, cascade cardigans, quilted vests, long sleeve tees and also athletic shoes have all, much to our pleasure, become standard day wear. Parts and pieces of this list are also often incorporated into more dressed up looks that take women from work to play. According to The NPD Group, Inc., a global information company, active wear sales increased more than the general apparel market, growing 7% vs. 1% increase in general apparel year-to-date August compared to the same peri

Bright Lights, Big City Vacation

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Summer is clearly in our sights and with it thoughts of vacations, long weekends and perhaps travel. If you’re planning a big city vacation, whether D.C., Dallas, Chicago, San Francisco or the Big Apple, NYC, remember that most cities have events of all sizes with lots of freebies thrown in – concerts in the park, free days or evenings at top museums, free Shakespeare in the Park, discounted musical events, dance and theater, street fairs and restaurant weeks which offer visitors and residents alike a taste, of the city’s best fare. To make your trip go smoothly and to loo

NYFW Fall 2015: Athleisure Is Here To Stay

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The Ath-leisure trend continued to dominate this season at New York fashion week. Advancing with new sports motifs and a preppy Ali McGraw feel at Tommy Hilfiger as well as more upscale sophisticated at Prabal Gurung. Kanye West and Adidas Originals also amplified the trend at their much-discussed presentation where they highlighted nude body stockings paired with sweatpants, camo and sports bras. At Alexander Wang, a regular ath-leisure enthusiast, the trend went downtown with black quilted coats and jackets, accented by metal studs, topped leather shorts and pants, all grounde