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Veja Debuts ‘Northern Heat’ Collection to Heat Up Winter

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Shot in Copenhagen, Veja recently debuted the Autumn Winter 2016 collection, ‘Northern Heat’.  Inspired by Scandinavian simplicity, the brand chose their lookbook to showcase the complicity of a solid and complementary pair. Again, they present their growing sneaker designs through a sleek delivery.The Esplar is revisited with a natural sole for a return to basic materials but it’s also a comeback for the vegetal tanned leather. The label has been consistently upgrading each model which is why this season the Holiday, V-10, and the Bastille range are tanned without chrome.Male and female models roam the empty…

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Boy Oh Boy: THE Ulitmate V-Day Gift Guide for Hime

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Shopping for your closest girlfriends is one thing. You have a lot in common and basically like the same stuff, right? Easy! Next!Uh-oh. What about the boyfriend?Shopping for your guy can sometimes feel impossible. Your interests, perhaps, are worlds apart. Or, maybe your man just prefers sweats and can’t part with that old Velcro wallet.Rest assured, finding a great gift is possible. What does he like to do? Is he a runner or a couch potato, a music buff or a pizza lover? What could he use? What does he need?Still drawing a blank…

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4 Beauty Innovations That Rocked 2016

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Another year has come and gone, so we think it’s the perfect time to look back on beauty innovations that really took us for a spin in 2016.Plenty of insane ideas made headlines this year—in good and bad ways! I guess we just have wait and see what’s in store for 2017! If 2016 is any indication, we’re expecting big things! Source: DysonFirst up: the $400 blow dryer. Admit it, you’re dying to try it. With such a steep price, however, it doesn’t make a whole lot of fiscal sense to…

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In the Land of Winter Coats

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It’s time to catapult that winter jacket into the main attraction. No matter how many beautiful layers you bundle into this winter season, it’s rare for anyone to really see any of it under that big coat. What’s the point of dressing up, anyway?I think it’s normal to invest in an extravagant winter coat. This isn’t just for fashion’s sake, either. You have to run about with your jacket on all day and, especially, on those cold nights. It’s not enough to just rely on a good sweater. Coats are essential in…

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Fashion, Portfolio

Riyka Refreshes Your Sportswear With Their Newest AW17 Collection

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Riyka has a way of taking your standard go-to gym attire and working each piece into a singular chic item that can be dressed up or down. Sportswear can be highly wearable for various functions, as well as, vibrant and fun. Each frock looks magically meshed together in a geometric style.This collection–and label–isn’t really for every fashion lover. It does take a minimally edgy kind of woman to perhaps pair a grey, boxy sweater with a leather skirt and white sneakers.Couple and founders, Rebecca and Verden, behind the label created Riyka as an extension…

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Need PR Help for Your Brand? I’m Open for Business!

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It’s December, and you’re probably going over your upcoming business goals for 2017. PR and marketing are essential for growth and awareness, but I totally understand limiting budgets–especially for start ups. I use the Daily Deskside to give you a dose of beauty, fashion, and of course some DIY PR tips along the way.However, we only have 24 hours in a day, and solopreneurs may not have the kind of time that needs to be dedicated to their PR and marketing needs. That’s where I come in! Maybe you don’t need a total PR…

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5 Ways to Overcome Those Pesky Creative Roadblocks

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There are various reasons as to why we get writers’ or creative blocks. But the ‘why’ of this situation isn’t what stumps us all. Getting over that hump seems almost impossible—especially when you need to the most. Meeting deadlines suddenly becomes that much harder, and we feel drained.Luckily, these things are just temporary. Naturally, the dark hole stealing our creative juices lifts, and we can see the light again.Well, let’s face it. Not all of us have that time to wait around for you creativity to kick in. You suddenly have an article due first…

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Base Range Collaborates With Derya Kaya For Latest AW16 Collection

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Collabs aren’t a new thing, but Base Range has really made it matter by collaborating on their Autumn Winter 2016 line with social activist Derya Kaya. Touching on the ideals of sexuality in Muslim society, Base Range created quite a conversational collection this time around.It’s no secret that Turkey’s views on sex and sexuality are quite extreme, but the idea of such things being held back in society makes Derya Kaya’s job as a human rights worker complicated. Undergarments are just a way to get such conversation started–seeing as they’re often overly sexualized…

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