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October 17th, 2013 | By | 235 Comments

DIY: Boot Socks

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So you scored a pair of the most perfecto boots in history. No? Get to gettin’ some freshies here. Agreed? Then it’s time to accessorize. With boot socks that is. ‘Tis the season to trim out your boots. Get the most out of your pair with this easy DIY for killer boot socks, using the sleeves of an old sweater. Read on for the simply how-to….
(Pictured: Angie Sweater / Steve Madden Back Zip Boots) (more…)

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October 14th, 2013 | By | 7 Comments

Photo Tip: Kelsey Finn

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Photo Tip of the Week from photo contributor, Kelsey Finn…
For those of you using an underwater housing, ever have trouble with water spots? to get that perfect half-in-half-out photo, without water spots, the best thing to do is use your spit! It sounds gross…but it works! Spit on the housing’s port and give it a good lick to distribute the spit!

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October 13th, 2013 | By | 1 Comment

Meet Your Maker | Show Me Your Mumu The Mumu, Miami and NY Mullrats with Founders Cammy and Cologne

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Designers Cammy and Cologne dish out heaps of bold prints, vintage details and over-the-top personality. We visited them at their offices in LA, and it turns out, that spirited style doesn’t end at the mumu. Read on for more on the mumu, Miami and a photo tour of the Show Me Your Mumu HQ… (more…)

October 11th, 2013 | By | 815 Comments

DIY: Leather Envelope Clutch

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A solid leather envelope comes to the style-rescue in almost any situation (excluding mailing out your Christmas cards that is). A small one is a great business card holder or phone case, and a larger one is a perfect around town bag for when lugging a tote- worth of accessories isn’t ideal. A larger one would be a perfect computer sleeve (gift idea gold). So keep this DIY handy for the holiday season ahead. Maybe even Pin It for later. Read on for the how to…
(Pictured: Komono Round Sunglasses / Pura Via iPhone Case ) (more…)