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Michelle Persad, Fashion Editor for HuffPost Style.

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3 Fall Trends To Buy And 3 To Skip

(6) Comments | Posted August 19, 2014 | 8:30 AM

It officially feels like shearling, leather and knit season -- or as some may call it -- pre-fall.

While you may have just wrapped your head around all the hot summer fads, it's time to start thinking about the cool weather items you're going to need come September. And...

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Jessica Alba Is OBSESSED With This One Accessory And So Are We

(6) Comments | Posted August 17, 2014 | 7:00 AM

We all have our favorite closet staples that we wear day in and day out. And so do our favorite stars, apparently.

This week, Jessica Alba was spotted carrying her Saint Laurent printed leather clutch a total of five times. And we can't blame her -- it's the perfect...

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Jennifer Lawrence's Crop Top, Kendall Jenner's Tee And More Cheap Celeb Finds Of The Week

(1) Comments | Posted August 16, 2014 | 7:00 AM

It's tempting to start buying fall clothes now -- after all, so many rich colors and luxe fabrics have just come onto the market. But if you want to be a smart shopper, now is the time to stock up on summer staples at cutthroat prices.


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This Is What Happens When Fashion Risks Pay Off

(2) Comments | Posted August 15, 2014 | 7:00 AM

When women are invited to fancy events -- like weddings, galas and dinners -- most choose to wear a dress. And while that's always a safe bet, why not stand out from the crowd in something totally unexpected?

This week, Hollywood threw caution to the wind and showed up on...

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This Is What Happens When Ugly Clothes Wear Good People

(3) Comments | Posted August 15, 2014 | 7:00 AM

It seems like the dog days of summer has brought about the dog days of style.

Celebrities wore unflattering dresses, bizarre prints and busy outfits that landed them on the worst-dressed list.

Check out our the stars who flopped in the wardrobe department and let us...

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The Most Ridiculous Things Jennifer Lawrence Has Said In Couture

(326) Comments | Posted August 14, 2014 | 5:13 PM

Everyone wants to be Jennifer Lawrence's BFF. The girl is unabashedly talented, incredibly beautiful and, let's face it, one of the realest stars in Hollwood.

Though she may be an Oscar winner, one of the sexiest A-listers around, and a frequent...

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We Read The September Issues And Found The Best Stuff Under $500, So You Don't Have To

(1) Comments | Posted August 14, 2014 | 10:58 AM

Who has the time to read through every single September issue? Well, we do, but we realize that most people don't.

This week, Lucky, Glamour, InStyle, Harper's Bazaar and Cosmopolitan dropped their highly-anticipated September issues and if you add up the pages in just those five mags, you've got...

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The Five Fall Items You Can Wear Right Now

(5) Comments | Posted August 13, 2014 | 7:00 AM

We hate to be the bearers of bad news, but summer is nearly over. And while beach weekends and ice cream breaks may soon be a thing of the past, fall fashion is very much in your future.

But it doesn't have to be this way. You can start...

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InStyle EIC Ariel Foxman On The Best Question To Ask In An Interview

(4) Comments | Posted August 12, 2014 | 11:56 AM

"Yes, You Can Make It In Fashion" is a new HuffPost Style series that profiles men and women across every area of the fashion industry. It explores how the subjects rose to the top, how they thrive and practical advice they have for young people trying to break into their...

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You'll Never Guess Where Beyoncé Loves To Shop

(15) Comments | Posted August 9, 2014 | 7:00 AM

We all have our favorite stores. Some of ours include Zara, H&M, Madewell and, thanks to Queen Bey, we've added Topshop to the list.

In the past couple of days, Beyoncé has worn some amazing looks on her Instagram account -- and almost all of...

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White Just Might Be The New LBD

(0) Comments | Posted August 8, 2014 | 7:00 AM

August is the perfect time of year to wear white. The scorching temps make it next to impossible to survive in head-to-toe black, but if you need to look put together, a crisp white shirt, little white dress or white wide leg pants is the best way to do that....

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This Is Why Wearing Prints Can Be Problematic

(34) Comments | Posted August 8, 2014 | 7:00 AM

Everyone knows that wearing a LBD is pretty much always a safe choice, but sometimes you want to wear something with a little color or pattern. There is a reason, however, that the term LPD (little printed dress) never caught on -- it's so hard to pull off....

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39 Times Charlize Theron Was The Hottest Person In The Room

(16) Comments | Posted August 7, 2014 | 7:00 AM

Charlize Theron knows how to work the red carpet.

Between her sought-after short hair, mile long legs and that smize, this is one lady who knows how to command the attention of an entire room. It makes sense that the South African beauty has...

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30 bellas prendas de ropa interior por menos de $30

(0) Comments | Posted August 5, 2014 | 1:26 PM

Si en algo te pareces a nosotras, compras tu ropa interior en dos tiendas: Victoria’s Secret y The Gap. Y mientras que esos lugares son geniales (y bastante asequibles), a veces querrías tener un poco más de variedad –a buen precio, por supuesto.

En honor al Día Nacional...

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30 Pairs Of Pretty Underwear For Under $30

(11) Comments | Posted August 5, 2014 | 7:00 AM

If you're anything like us, you buy your undergarments at two stores: Victoria's Secret and The Gap. And while these spots are great (and super affordable), sometimes you crave a little diversity -- at a good price, of course.

In honor of National Underwear Day today (Aug....

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How You Can Look Like Beyonce For $35

(7) Comments | Posted August 2, 2014 | 7:00 AM

Let's be honest: We all want to look like Beyoncé. And while it may not be possible to go out and buy one of her famous Versace bodysuits, her off-duty style is a tad more attainable.

This week, Queen Bey was spotted in a crop top from...

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How Not To Wear A Crop Top 101

(6) Comments | Posted August 1, 2014 | 7:00 AM

In case you didn't know, it's the year of the crop top. And while there is plenty out there to explain exactly how to wear one, there isn't much that outlines all the can go wrong when you decide to show some skin.

Thankfully, we have Hollywood...

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Hollywood Pulls Off Some Tricky Trends On This Week's Best Dressed List

(0) Comments | Posted August 1, 2014 | 7:00 AM

We'll admit it: Some of our favorite fashion trends are next to impossible to pull off. How are you supposed to wear a cape without looking like a superhero? And how do you get away with thigh-high boots without looking like an extra in "Pretty Woman"?

Have no fear...

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The Most Noncommittal Way To Completely Change Your Look

(2) Comments | Posted July 31, 2014 | 7:00 AM

I've always wanted a tattoo. When I was 16-years-old I wanted to get a huge dolphin on my stomach (thanks for talking me out of that one, mom). When I was 18, I thought about getting Coldplay lyrics on my wrist (again, I have my mom to thank for not...

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The Only Type Of Bra You Need

(10) Comments | Posted July 30, 2014 | 7:00 AM

We're about to let you in on a little secret that will change your life: There is one kind of bra that is perfect for almost every life situation.

While many women spend hours trying to figure out which color bra to wear -- they talk to friends, start...

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