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Blog Spotlight: The Tree's Roots

Local fashion blogger Alicia from The Tree's Roots
Alicia Lewis is a local blogger who combines her love of writing and fashion on The Tree's Roots. Learn what she had to say about blogging, inspiration and personal style.

Survey shows most popular local wedding styles

Cleveland brides wedding style
WeddingWire has released its 2016 Wedding Day Look Survey - see what it says about the style and beauty habits of Cleveland brides.

A natural approach to luxurious soaps

STEM Handmade Soap, Lakewood, Ohio
Inspired by a farmer’s market vendor selling handmade soaps, Steve Meka decided to combine his education in biochemistry with his background working in the retail industry, and the idea for STEM (Steve’s Initials) was created.

Native Clevelander launches handbag collection

Native Clevelander Erin Shaffer launches line of responsibly-made leather handbags and accessories
The SHAFFER LA brand of handbags and accessories focuses on presenting responsibly-made products at affordable prices, and it has roots here in Northeast Ohio.

Aurora Farms hosts style challenge

Aurora Farms Premium Outlets, Cleveland, Ohio fashion blogger style challenge
On Saturday, May 14, eight local fashionistas were faced with a challenge: pair up and style two outfits for a total cost of $150 at Aurora Farms Premium Outlets.

Local stylistas share wisdom at 2 Orchids

2 Orchids, Ohio fashion blog
It’s almost as though fate brought Karen Fortunato and Lauren Merlo Cercel together. After serendipitous run-ins, the two women became friends and Karen proposed they start a business together in the form of a lifestyle and beauty blog.

Style Spotlight: Meg Albright of Highlight Styling

Meg Albright - Cleveland fashion stylist
Meg Albright is a local fashionista who has turned her love of fashion into a business helping others find and refine their own style. Her company, Highlight Styling, helps clients organize their closets and better develop their wardrobes, as well as providing a sounding board for clients' style quesitons. Below, Albright answers our questions about her company, spring trends and her best style advice.

Local designer returns to Project Runway

Cleveland designer Valerie Mayen competes on this season of Project Runway All Stars
Local fashion designer Valerie Mayen is no stranger to the Project Runway stage. She competed on season eight of the fashion design competition, where she finished seventh of 17 designers. Now, she'll be appearing on season five of Project Runway All Stars, where she will be up against other Project Runway alumni from various seasons.

International beauty brand boasts local roots

Kat Wright ND CNC, CEO of Frownies
There's a line of natural anti-aging beauty products that's gaining popularity with movie stars and everyday women alike, and it got its start in 1889 right here in Cleveland. Frownies began when Clevelander Margaret Krosen developed a product to help her daughter Alice minimize a deep wrinkle in her brow, and the product soon took off.

Stay Warm without Sacrificing Style

Winter tips for Cleveland fashion
Winter has finally arrived in Northeast Ohio, and it's time to bundle up. But just because it's cold doesn't mean you have to ditch your sense of style.

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