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    Carnival Couture

    Glam yourself in gold, purple, and green, and turn up the Zydeco, it’s almost Fat Tuesday! Carnival has been going strong since the end of Christmas, and it all culminates this week! In reality, Mardi Gras has been going for the past two weeks, but the party really hits its climax on the days leading up to Fat Tuesday (or Shrove Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday). Here in the states, we know most of the Carnival traditions from New Orleans (that’s Nawlins, in case you needed a pronunciation).  But Carnival has been celebrated around the world in various forms since ancient times, with the traditions we know today stemming…

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    February is More Than Valentine’s Day

    Yeah, we get it, February means cupids and kisses. But maybe you’re over that, or you’re happily single this year; whatever the reason, February has 27 whole other days, and sometimes 28 (like this year). And with all the holidays that have been created, there’s something for everyone in February. Join me as I break down our top picks for Alternative February Holidays for the Possibly Romantically Challenged. What a mouthful. And what kind of fashion creators would we be if we didn’t also recommend the perfect matching styles? Not very good ones. If you’re curious about the look, click on the description to be taken to our secure online…