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5 Memorable St. Patrick's Day Fashions

[caption id="attachment_2956" align="alignright" width="300"] St. Patrick's Chapel in Maynooth[/caption] St. Patrick’s Day is the holiday when everyone is invited to be Irish. If you’ve been invited to an Irish shindig for St. Paddy’s, or if you’re throwing one yourself, it’s fun to dress the part for the holiday. It doesn’t matter whether you’re going to a wedding or a parade on St. Patrick’s Day – there’s an ensemble for the effect you want to achieve. From subtle elegance to day-glo party wear, there’s a St. Patrick’s Day tux with your name on it – even if your name doesn’t happen...

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Fifty Shades of Grey: Fashion from the Premiere

Fifty Shades of Grey has been one of the most anticipated movies of the year. People who loved E. L. James’ novel of love, sex, and sadomasochism couldn’t wait to see the fantasy brought to life, while those who derided the book as nothing but Twilight fanfiction couldn’t wait to laugh at the movie. Of course, no matter what motivated people to go to the theater, James and director Sam Taylor-Johnson won: Fifty Shades brought in over $200 million in its opening weekend. The film’s international premiere was on February 11 at the 65th Berlin International Film Festival, and it...

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The 2015 Grammy Awards & Fashion Wins

The 2015 Grammy Awards brought the biggest names in music together to celebrate their achievements for the year. When it comes to fashion at these events, women tend to earn most of the spotlight. However, this year’s awards saw a number of great fashion selections from the men, and we’re taking a look at some of the best dressed male celebrities. John Legend John Legend had one of the best performances of the night singing “Glory” from the film Selma with Common, but he also earned a stand-out performance with his choice of red carpet attire. The singer wore a soft gray suit with shawl...

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Fashion Highlights from the 72nd Golden Globe Awards

The 72nd Golden Globe Awards ceremony was held on January 11th at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. The Golden Globe Awards recognize excellence in film and television. Comediennes Tina Fey and Amy Poehler served as co-hosts for this year’s event. Some of this year’s winners include the movie Boyhood, Best Motion Picture Drama; Eddie Redmayne, Best Actor for his performance as Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything; Julianne Moore, Best Actress for her performance as Dr. Alice Howland in Still Alice; and Richard Linklater, Best Director for his work on the movie Boyhood. Michael Keaton won the Best Actor Award in...

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White Tie vs. Black Tie

Have you recently been invited to a white tie event, but aren’t sure what that style of dress entails? Don’t make the mistake of simply swapping out the black tie of your tux in favor of a white one. There are many differences between white tie vs. black tie dress codes, and knowing what is involved with each can help you to dress to impress at your next event. What is a Black Tie Dress Code? Black tie is a style of dress consisting of semi-formal wear. The dress code derived in British and American culture in the 19th century,...

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