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building or rather re-building your wardrobe is not the short distance race I tend to treat it as. After a bout of buyer’s remorse–left still wanting more (to go with this shirt or for a second option with that dress)–I have to give myself the “from now on, one treat a paycheck” lecture or “one splurge a …

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it was Wednesday and raining. I was dreading the traffic I’d encounter on the way home and then my mind drifted into the danger zone: Are my dreams far-fetched and unattainable? Should I rethink some things? Am I doing this in vain?–you know, typical Wednesday thoughts. Then I see it:  adorned on a simple canvas ModCloth tote these …

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december is coming and with it the promise of new fashion, recipes, and fun and inspiring articles! But you gotta stay plugged in to keep up! Here’s where you can stay abreast of the cool new things happening on Dresscapades this December through 2015! Like Dresscapades on Facebook for great reads, hilarious and inspiring photos, …

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summer may be long gone and Spring an obscure concept, but it doesn’t mean we can’t enjoy some lovely spring and summer themed clothes this fall. Just my luck, and yours, that H&M has lovely separates in stock to achieve a lovely look for the last rooftop shindig before below-zero weather ruins everything.

i‘ve been thinking about Korina Emmerich’s attitude on latest episode of Project Runway. First, how it was shamefully satisfying to tweet and retweet about Korina’s self-inflicted downward spiral. Second, I’ve been thinking about how I saw a little of myself in Korina and the lessons I learned from being the grouch.

after delighting in some Maplewood pizza at Pi Pizzeria’s downtown location, you might want to pay a visit to the bewitching retail co-op next door the next time you’re in town. Inside Collective, founded in 2011 by fashionista Nicole Benoist, is about “40 mini-stores”–the best St. Louis has to offer in one-of-a-kind apparel, jewelry, and …

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so here’s how it happened: I came into some money–not here’s-a-hundy-pay-your-bills money but here’s-a-hundy-buy-yourself-something-nice money. I had my eyes on a shirt and a pair of shoes from Ann Taylor. And then… the most insane Ann Taylor promotion changed everything.