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Five 2019 Fashion Trends You Need to Know About

The new year is almost here and if you’re wondering what you should wear in 2019, we have the top 5 trends that reign high on 2019 trend reports (we are going gaga over these). These trends will probably allow you to use a few items you already have in your closet. If not, looks

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Oliver Thomas Quilted Handbag

Oliver Thomas Wins All Counts in Trade Dress Battle with MZ Wallace

Michigan Startup Co-Founder Takes a Stand and Proves Quilting is Not Owned Oliver Thomas, the year-old brand behind a line of functional, customizable, affordable handbags and accessories designed to meet the needs of today’s multitasking consumer recently announced that it had won a complete victory in a case brought earlier this year by MZ Wallace

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Necklaces at Francesca's

Jewelry Gifts For Her at Francesca’s

Francesca’s is filled with pretty gifts for her this season! Not only do they have accessories, motivational signs, clothes and fun little forget-me-not type of gifts, they also have rings, earrings, bracelets and body jewelry perfect for stocking stuffing for mom, aunt, daughter, or significant other. Earrings Every girl loves a pretty earring! From cubic

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Holiday Finds at Target

Fashionable Holiday Finds at Target for the Whole Family

We all love Target don’t we? On a normal day, it’s hard to leave the store without spending a minimum of $100 after a quick trip to buy milk or socks! Am I right?! During the Holidays, Target’s special occasion stock is amped up with green, red and bells and whistles, making you want to

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One Tough Bitch

One Tough Bitch: Empowerment Jewelry

New Jewelry Line Supports Inner Strength OTB is a new line of empowerment jewelry that is aimed at promoting inner strength and is a tangible reminder that inner strength is always there, especially when you need it most. One Tough Bitch is not only a jewelry brand. It’s a movement. By recognizing the unique emotional challenges all

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From Africa’s Emerging Markets Come Emerging Designers

Marketplace Africa puts the emerging African fashion industry in reach for American style-setters Michelle Obama is well known for discovering and supporting up-and-coming designers from a variety of backgrounds and cultural influences and bringing them to prominence. From Taiwanese-Canadian Jason Wu to Finnish Teija Eilola to Nigerian Maki Oh, the former First Lady has placed a number

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Designing Stars at the Novi Expo

Project Runway Winner & Dancing with the Stars Costumer at Novi Sewing Expo It has been a few years since Metro Detroit has hosted a large sewing expo. This past November the Original Sewing and Quilt Expo, a national show, finally burst into the Novi Suburban Showplace and shined like a brilliant shooting star. Detroit

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Tree Hut Watches and Shannon Lazovski

Tree Hut Wooden Watches

Tree Hut Wooden Watches Make a Great Holiday Gift Tree Hut is good at changing lives one watch at a time. They’re also good at making beautiful watches for that special someone in your life. Handmade in San Francisco, the Tree Hut wooden watch process starts with a simple check in quality to make sure

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5 Spots To Shop For Your Girls

Keep Your Girls In Style A fashionable babe has a tribe of fashionable friends behind her back. That’s the saying, isn’t it? Either way, we know you want to wow your girl gang with gifts they’ll love. Shop our local list for your fashion friends this holiday! Rococo Everyone has a friend who is considered

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Detroit Fashion Vendors Included in GMRENCEN Holiday Headquarters

Shop for Fashion at the GMRENCEN Holiday Headquarters for the Holidays   The GMRENCEN is hosting its third annual  Holiday Headquarters pop-up shop for Detroiters who are interested in supporting Michigan brands and companies. The shopping event is now open and free to the public.  Located inside the GMRENCEN in Tower 300, Level One, near the AT&T and

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Chatting with Christina Milian

Christina Milian Opens Up About George the Jeweler Collaboration DFN was honored to talk with Milian about her upcoming projects, her jewelry line, and even her bestie Karrueche while we were at the Pink Carpet Gala.  DFN: Hello, how are you doing? Milian:  I am doing well and I am happy to be here in Detroit.

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C. Creations Introduces 70 NEW Designs for Infinity Fashion Show

Art of Fashion and Infinity Fashion Show Local Michigan designer Cheryl Zemke of C. Creations hosted her 8th annual Fall fashion show on Saturday Nov. 10 2018.  The event supported the Downriver Council of the Arts and started with The Art of Fashion gallery exhibit a week prior, which was also created by Zemke. Guests

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