October 30, 2013

Fall Formals – What Colors Look Best?

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Fall formals call for sleek and fun tuxedos.

It can be really hard to decide what colors to wear with all the options out there. The good news is that specific colors pop during the different seasons. Now that fall is well underway, it’s important to make sure you are rocking the right fall formals. Fall is unique in that all the green leaves change colors, expressing a clear need for versatility and experimentation during these next months. Here are some suggestions for colors that will help your formal wear stand out—after all, you do have to compete with the gorgeous dress and leaves. (more…)

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May 26, 2013

2013 Steampunk World’s Fair Fashion

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The steampunk worlds fair was full of sights, smells, sounds, and fashion!

Last weekend marked the 2013 Steampunk World’s Fair, held at the Radisson and Embassy Suites hotels in Piscataway, NJ. Steampunk, for those of you scratching your heads, is a sub-genre of mad-science fiction centering on steam-powered machinery from the 19th century. It draws much of its inspiration from authors like H.G. Wells and Jules Verne, and its influences are present in literature, television and film, and video games. Many of its devotees consider it a culture and a lifestyle, evident at this year’s festival, which drew more than 4000 guests—making it the biggest event of its kind in history. (more…)

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