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Fall/Winter Must Haves

Hey guys! Hope y'all had a great weekend! I apologize for my posts being so sparse, but you know... LIFE gets in the way. If you haven't noticed I like doing posts on some of my favorite items of the moment, and with this one I wanted to share my must have items for fall/winter.
Argan Oil is definitely having its moment in skincare as you will find it everywhere, even in your facial cleanser. One of my favorite oils is from the Moroccanoil line. This does wonders for your skin during the winter and the scent is simply amazing.
Sweatshirts and a Curb Link Chain had to be on my list since you know I'm a Lil Obsessed...see what I did there....no.....umm ok. For fall everyone has their usual go to pea coat or trench so I wanted to list something that was a little different from the norm. This Cape Coat is lovely and I am definitely going to  add it to my coat collection.
Faux Fur Vest is a no brainer for fall as you can style it up or down but the Feather skirt is a great tre…

Fashion Ed: Fashion Flow Theories

Today I want to discuss the theories of Fashion Flow: Downward, Horizontal, and Upward. You probably have heard these terms before but I want to go into further detail as to what they mean and the difference between them.

Downward Flow Theory ( Trickle - Down)

This theory is the most widely known and the oldest theory of fashion adoption. The basic definition in short-to be identified as a true fashion, styles must first be adopted by those at the top of the social pyramid, then the style is eventually accepted at the lower social levels. This theory assumes that there is a social hierarchy in which lower income people seek to identify with more affluent people. Because those at the top want to disassociate themselves with the lower social level, once the fashion or style has flowed to the lower social level, the upper classes will reject it and move on to the next new fashion. The phrase "that is so last season" comes to mind when I think of this theory. Again, I feel that …

H&M Wish-List

Hey y'all! Hope your Halloween was fun! I just wanted to do another wish-list with some of my current favorites at H&M. Didn't realize that they were all black and grey... I'm not that monochromatic with my wardrobe but  I think that these are great pieces for fall, especially for the holiday parties that are approaching!

- Desi