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Biker shorts are good for hiding your thighs: Marylou Luther

August 29, 2014 - 2:45pm
View full sizeBiker shorts. (Illustration by Fernando Flores)   By Marylou Luther International Fashion Syndicate Dear Marylou: My husband and I will be traveling to Puerto Vallarta for a late fall vacation. I'm a well-proportioned size 12 except for heavy,... Special to The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/clevepdspeci/index.html
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Burlington to open store at Steelyard Commons in Cleveland: Style News

August 29, 2014 - 7:30am
Burlington is opening a new store at Steelyard Commons in Cleveland. The store opens with a celebration at 9:30 a.m. on September 26. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Fashion retailer Zara pulls offensive shirt from shelves: Style News

August 28, 2014 - 7:30am
Clothing retailer, Zara, pulls offensive toddler shirt from store and website after complaints on social media. The shirt they claim to be styled after Western movies closely resembles a Holocaust era prisoner uniform. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Emmy Awards fashion ran red, white and blue with hits and misses (slideshow)

August 26, 2014 - 9:00am
Red ruled the carpet at Monday night's Primetime Emmy Awards. Those that didn't wear red, wore white, blue, some black and a spattering of metallic. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Jess Lee's relaxed style is perfect for blogging and managing Free People boutique: Fashion Flash (slideshow)

August 26, 2014 - 7:30am
Jess Lee manages the Free People boutique at Eton Chagrin Boulevard and writes a fashion blog. Her style is bohemian and free-spirited. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Footed pajamas are still available for men and women: Marylou Luther

August 20, 2014 - 12:00pm
Footed pajamas. (Illustration from Big Feet Pajama Co.)  By Marylou Luther International Fashion Syndicate Dear Marylou: My husband and I are ardent campers. We used to be able to buy footed pajamas for adults from the Vermont Country Store. Now,... Special to The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/clevepdspeci/index.html
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Lakewood native Mary Peffer returns to Cleveland's Gordon Square with NAVY PRoject pop-up shop: Style News (slideshow)

August 20, 2014 - 10:05am
Lakewood native Mary Peffer has worked in the fashion industry for the design houses of Nanette Lepore and Yves Saint Laurent. She's returning to Cleveland for two months to open a pop-up shop called NAVY PRoject. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Heidi Egan and daughter Carly love fashion, prepare for college: Fashion Flash (slideshow)

August 19, 2014 - 11:30am
Heidi Egan and her daughter Carly love fashion, share some clothes and a lot of ideas. Carly is headed to college. Back-to-school preparation is in full swing. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Men's suit coat buttons, the rules: Fashion Rescue

August 18, 2014 - 7:00am
Men's suits can be baffling and mysterious. There are rules and traditions that cover just about every aspect of a suit. Sue, a reader from Wadsworth wrote asking for a clarification on the rules for buttoning a man's suit jacket. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Botched on E! is good TV: Fabulous Finds

August 14, 2014 - 3:00pm
The first season of E!'s "Botched" is coming to an end, and I've just discovered it. It's kind of like a car accident -- I can't stop watching. The show has been very popular and was just renewed for a second season. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Bakelite bags are back: Marylou Luther

August 13, 2014 - 12:00pm
By Marylou Luther International Fashion Syndicate Dear Marylou: I'm looking for a new evening bag, and a friend told me about the return of the so-called Bakelite bags from the '50s and '60s. What is a Bakelite bag and where... Special to The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/clevepdspeci/index.html
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Juma in Shaker Heights expands with resale co-op, larger cafe menu: Style News (slideshow)

August 13, 2014 - 6:00am
Juma, a popular boutique in Shaker Heights has added a resale department. Boutique quality, in season apparel will be sold with 50 percent of the sale going to the consignor in the form of store credit. It's a great way to refresh your closet. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Cosmic Bobbins at Shaker Square teaches sewing, is much more than a boutique: Unique Boutique (slideshow)

August 11, 2014 - 7:45am
Cosmic Bobbins is a big, bright, window-lined store that sits in an alcove between the restaurants Yours Truly and Fire at Shaker Square. Owner Sharie Renee gives a tour of the boutique and the sewing apprenticeship program. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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The Cleveland Flea is back on Saturday with city pride running high

August 8, 2014 - 12:48pm
The Cleveland Flea celebrates Cleveland this Saturday. From local artists and vintage dealers to food booths and trucks, craft beer and cocktails, live music, demonstrations and new this month, a pop-up pinball party. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Beauty from the inside out: Lovin' Lyndhurst

August 8, 2014 - 12:00pm
Why choose this unique spot on Mayfield Road in Lyndhurst for a salon? As Mauceri finished barber college two years ago, he shared with DeRose that he located a place that could work for their joint endeavors. Maria Shine Stewart http://connect.cleveland.com/user/mariashinestewartma/index.html
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Rocky River 'Button Lady' creates antique button bracelets (photo gallery)

August 7, 2014 - 11:42am
The "Button Lady" of Rocky River makes bracelets of buttons -- some of which are hundreds of years old. Barb Galbincea, Northeast Ohio Media Group http://connect.cleveland.com/user/bgalbinc/index.html
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The jumpsuit is the latest take on trousers: Marylou Luther

August 6, 2014 - 12:00pm
Jumpsuit. (Illusration by Fernando Flores)   By Marylou Luther International Fashion Syndicate Dear Marylou: I wear pants exclusively, and, yes, I've tried pajamas, palazzos, printed pants, colored pants, jodhpurs, track pants, even tuxedo pants. What do you see as the... Special to The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/clevepdspeci/index.html
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Robin Mickey loves high heels, tough workouts and boutique shopping: Fashion Flash (slideshow)

August 5, 2014 - 12:00pm
Robin Mickey wears fashions that complement her figure and show off her fitness. She loves shoes and likes to mix unique boutique fashions with items from big name stores to create looks that you won't see anywhere else. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR motorcycles arrive at Dillard's Great Northern on Thursday

August 5, 2014 - 7:45am
On Thursday, Aug. 7, Dillard's at Great Northern Mall will be the third stop of Kiehl's LifeRide for amfAR. It's a 12-day motorcycle ride led by Kiehl's President Chris Salgardo. Riders are traveling from Milwaukee, Wisconsin to New York City to raise funds and awareness for amfAR. Allison Carey, The Plain Dealer http://connect.cleveland.com/user/acarey/index.html
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