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When Fashion and the Law Collide: “The (Most) Coveted”

The-Coveted.com v. TheCoveted.com: is the case between two fashion related websites using the same name–“The Coveted”.  Janine  Jacob, founder of the popular Independent Fashion Bloggers organization (which I attended in 2009 and wrote about here) and creator of the Evolving Influence … Continue reading

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When Fashion and the Law Collide: Salacious Obscenities

One visit to the American Apparel website, and it’s clear that they aren’t just selling T-shirts (that I so adore). Adolescent-looking models, with dear caught in headlights expressions, in “come hither” poses, are like, well, the retailers trademark. And nipples are … Continue reading

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No Ma’am!

  Miss J has a book coming out titled, “Follow the Model: Miss J’s Guide to Unleashing Presence, Poise and Power,” in which he (she?) tells of a story about being denied acces to a particular fashion show. When he arrived, … Continue reading

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What does a Recessionista Drive?

My car is on bended knee, begging me to get front wheel bearings and rear struts, over $800 worth of work. I just spent over $1100 a few months back. I really want a new(er) car. But, I can’t afford … Continue reading

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Does Rihanna Read My Blog?

Probably not. Although, Kanye reads Sea of Shoes. So, it’s not  totally out of the question. However, someone must have passed along my friend’s advice that the only way she and Chris could ever appear together in public would be to go … Continue reading

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It arrived!!

My J. Crew Catalogue arrived today!! Liya is beautiful and did a fabulous job. The spring/summer collection is gorgeous, as usual. The cardigans, cashmere, satin, sequins, embellished tees and pearls sophisticated girly glam that J. Crew has come to be known … Continue reading

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Tale of the Counterfeit Bag Carrying IP Lawyer

I was at a CLE (Continuing Legal Education) last week sitting in a session on intellectual property when I saw the most unbelieveable thing: another lawyer sitting in the same session on intellectual property, carrying a knockoff Louis Vuitton bag! She … Continue reading

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It’s Not Me, It’s You, Darling

I purposefully surround myself with only inspiring and encouraging people and things, which brings out the best in me.  One friend in particular deserves an honorable mention. He is the most positive, reassuring, happy person I know. He’s smart, has a great sense of humor, and … Continue reading

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Read My Lips!

I wanted a space where I could make a big fuss, say what I’m thinking, further discuss what I and my friends are talking about, or, not. Call it two-faced, gossiping, drama-queen-ish, whatever. Here it is.  CAUTION: read at your own risk. What … Continue reading

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