The unbelievable lightness of a woman’s purse considering its contents
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The unbelievable lightness of a woman’s purse considering its contents

There’s a personal element to blogging that I’ve yet to discover. I get that, to be compelling and believable, you gotta stop skirting around the idea of sharing things that would otherwise be out of sight, like the contents of one’s bag. It’s a start. Ah, bags. The place where things disappear and reappear randomly. … Continue reading

Coco Codes: A modern take on Gabrielle Chanel’s color theory
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Coco Codes: A modern take on Gabrielle Chanel’s color theory

If Coco Chanel lived today, she would be outraged by the state of the world. She had a personal style that’s become iconic and a point of view that was ahead of her time. “The most courageous act is still to think for yourself. Aloud,” she said. Her clothes — the ones she made and the ones she wore — celebrated the female body without exposing it. And the colors she favored are part of Chanel’s DNA, from couture to makeup. Continue reading