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11.22.2012
WRITTEN BY Angela
Links of the Week, Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

It’s Black Friday! Here’s a link to six great apps for biggest shopping day of the year! Looking for a way to help out Hurricane Sandy victims during the holiday season?  Here are 10 retailers lending support. Art comes to life in Vogue’s Dreaming a Dream photo shoot for the opening of Les Miserables.  My personal favorite? Eddie Redmayne…Read entire article »

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Unroll.me.  It’s not like it sounds…this service allows all your email subscriptions to be organized by category. Macys Counting down the days to Black Friday?  Here are some tips.   Rihanna’s “Diamonds” on SNL goes pyschedelic. Amy Poehler, Amy Miles, and Meredith Walker launches Smart Girls at the Party YouTube channel for funny/educational programming. Maison MartinRead entire article »

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Nicki Minaj continues to build her empire with her first fragrance in time for the holidays.  Perfume is all about packaging, freaky or fancy? An SF blogger makes the Marie Clare “What I Love About Me” feature and shares some local love with Benefit cosmetics. A family that blogs together, stays together. Daydreaming of strolling les rues de Paris?  Modewalk offers an immersiveRead entire article »

Stylishly Linked

11.02.2012
WRITTEN BY Angela
Just for Fun, Links of the Week, Stylishly Linked

Looking for a new hair cut?  These style icons never do.  I knew friends in college who sported the top knot during finals but Susie Bubble gets credit for this latest craze.  One of our favorite funny/stylish girls sings the National Anthem at the World Series…again!  Who cares who won, where did she get those shoes? America’s Sweetheart launches makeupRead entire article »

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10.26.2012
WRITTEN BY Angela
Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

Find lots of pretty things on Southern Charm even easy Halloween Decor. SNL spoofs Brad Pitt in Chanel No. 5 Ad.  I don’t know, I still like it. Boom, Boom, Recycle. Will.i.am teams up with Coca-Cola to launch Ekocycle featuring eco-friendly products.  Check out these Beats by Dr. Dre headphones made out of recycled plastic bottles! Good thing leather is in this season,Read entire article »

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10.19.2012
WRITTEN BY Angela
Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month so remember to shop PINK! Speaking of pink… Well played indeed, Emma Stone, well played indeed. Louboutin, Hermes, Sharpie? Target + Neiman Marcus = EPIC! Designers: Carolina Herrera, Derek Lam, Diane von Furstenberg, Jason Wu, Marc Jacobs, Oscar de la Renta, Tory Burch, Alice + Olivia, Altuzarra, Band of Outsiders, Brian Atwood,Eddie Borgo, Judith Leiber, Lela Rose, Marchesa,Philip Crangi, Prabal Gurung, Proenza Schouler, Rag & Bone, Robert Rodriguez, Rodarte, SkaistRead entire article »

Stylishly Linked

10.05.2012
WRITTEN BY Angela
How to Wear, Stylishly Linked

Not only did Damian Lewis win the Emmy but he also won best pose for the E! Glam Cam.  The Glam Cam could be my favorite new toy and change the way we see the Red Carpet.  Could this also be the future of shopping? Super Size Me.  I think I prefer the classic ChanelRead entire article »

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9.14.2012
WRITTEN BY Katie
Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

If you’re like me and wish you could be at New York Fashion Week, check out Lauren Conrad’s Fashion Week Diary and live vicariously through her! While the runway shows are the highlight of Fashion Week, Vogue shows us that the street fashion can be just as interesting. According to Glamour, the hot eye shadowRead entire article »

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9.07.2012
WRITTEN BY Katie
Celebrity Style, Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

Emma Watson looks fierce on the cover of Glamour Magazine’s October issue! Click here to see other photos from the shoot. Looking for some ideas of what shoes to buy this fall? RedBook has some shoe-spiration for you! One hundred of the hottest styles for this season. Keeping up with New York Fashion Week can be overwhelming.Read entire article »

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2.01.2013
WRITTEN BY Angela
Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

Beyonce makes up by singing live and gets us stoked for Superbowl Sunday! Let’s face it, Half-time is the best part of Superbowl.  Here are a few performances as you countdown to the big day. Movie-inspired clothing including Lord of the Rings and Beetlejuice? Goodbye 30 Rock, we’ll miss you Liz Lemon. It’s finally here, Barney’s Warehouse Sale online launches February 4th.   Our girl crushRead entire article »

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1.25.2013
WRITTEN BY Angela
How to Wear, Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

Promised a friend to share this link.  Here’s a preview of how it will make your day. Watched the inaugural?  Were you a fan of FLOTUS’s inaugural gown?  I was pleasantly surprised to see a second collaboration with Jason Wu. Wearing a touch of pink leather gloves with a custom Thom Browne coat. My favoriteRead entire article »

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Downton Abbey is back and we couldn’t be happier. The drama, the fashion and of course our favorite oldie but goodie, Shirley Maclaine, have us glued to the tube.  Here’s a quick recap of Season 2 and the Season 3 premiere. This juggernaut is nonstop, Rihanna lands a fashion-reality show on the Style Network. This could get interesting. It wasRead entire article »

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Make time for childhood regression this month with Design Love Fest’s free calendar templates. The Queen of Happiness, Gretchen Rubin, gives us 7 Tips for Sticking to Your Resolutions. Did “Exercise” make your list of Resolutions for 2013?  Shape recommends “Reverse Resolutions” to meet your healthy goals. We didn’t see the end in 12-12-12 but will weRead entire article »

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Huff Post gives us 10 Dresses to AVOID this holiday season.  Do you agree? “All I Want for Christmas” gets a Late Night update. Natalie Portman gets flirty in Miss Dior Campaign. Betsey Johnson plans a pink-painted comeback with a reality show on the Style Network. Zac Posen replaces Michael Kors on Project Runway.  Hate to see MK leave but PR willRead entire article »

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Huff Post Photoshop Fail = Best Time Waster. Missed the 12-12-12 Concert? Check out Kanye rockin’ out in a leather kilt! At first there were jeggings and now…Meggings. Need an Ugly Christmas Sweater for holiday parties?  This site has it covered. Need a skin consultation?  Yep, there’s an app for that. Need a style consultation?  T+P’s is here for that.Read entire article »

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12.07.2012
WRITTEN BY Angela
Celebrity Style, Stylishly Linked, T+P Blog Central

It’s that time of year again when all the lists come out that rank who was best in 2012.  Here a few that caught T+P’s attention: Can’t mention “list” without Barbara Walters’s Most Fascinating People, way to go Ben Affleck! Top 10 Stylish Stars of 2012 ranked by E! Kate Middleton considered a “star”? Paste Magazine gives usRead entire article »

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Just when we thought The September Issue showed us all… HBO offers more behind-the-scenes of this influential magazine with a new documentary. Oh Snap! Boy Meets World is coming back?! Britney looks amazing in the new Will.i.am video but where are the lyrics? Yoko Ono collaborates with Opening Ceremony to launch “Fashion for Men”.  My review? NSFW. Robert RodriguezRead entire article »

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How to Wear a Pencil Skirt

8.06.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
How to Wear, Style Guide

Christian Dior first introduced the pencil skirt in the 1940′s and it became in instant classic. The slimming and ultra figure flattering skirt should be a staple in every woman’s wardrobe.   When wearing the pencil skirt, there are a few key Do’s and Don’ts to keep in mind: DO pair it back to aRead entire article »

Mid Century Skirts

7.31.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
How to Wear, Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

For the past year, fashion designers have decided to keep hem-lines long, and they aren’t about to shorten them anytime soon.  From Lanvin and Prada, to Chanel, we’ve been seeing knee length skirts with a lot more volume coming down the runway this fall 2013 season. Dubbed the “mid century skirt”, due to its popularity in theRead entire article »

Booties of Different Heights

7.10.2013
WRITTEN BY Noah
How to Wear, Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

Booties have been “in” now for a couple of years, and it looks like they’re here to stay. Incredibly dynamic, there’s a bootie for every occasion and every outfit. Often it’s the length of the top of the bootie, or the height, that determines what you should and shouldn’t wear them with. Super short bootiesRead entire article »

What to Wear to Summer Concerts

7.03.2013
WRITTEN BY Maureen
Style Guide, What to Wear

Oooh oooh oooh, DRESS to the music, yes please! Fresh from my inaugural visit to the Hollywood Bowl, the best and most fun fashion advice I can give is: Dress for the show and dress for the scene. From concerts in the park to full on music festivals, summer sets a special scene for singingRead entire article »

Hot and Rainy Summer Days

6.26.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

It’s raining, it’s pouring and it’s HOT! Oh, the dilemma of maintaining your summer style when it’s raining out. No need to change your Saturday plans just because Mother Nature decided to let the skies open. Throw on your denim shorts and top just as you normally would, but add a fun rain boot to the mix.Read entire article »

Hot and Humid Summer Days

6.19.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

The dog days of summer can be extra daunting when temperatures near 100 degrees with high humidity. We want to keep looking our best, but it isn’t always the easiest. In addition to shorter hemlines and sleeveless tops, lightening your color palette and wearing breathable fabrics is a must. Casual outings cry for the seasonsRead entire article »

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What to Wear to Summer Concerts

7.03.2013
WRITTEN BY Maureen
Style Guide, What to Wear

Oooh oooh oooh, DRESS to the music, yes please! Fresh from my inaugural visit to the Hollywood Bowl, the best and most fun fashion advice I can give is: Dress for the show and dress for the scene. From concerts in the park to full on music festivals, summer sets a special scene for singingRead entire article »

Hot and Rainy Summer Days

6.26.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

It’s raining, it’s pouring and it’s HOT! Oh, the dilemma of maintaining your summer style when it’s raining out. No need to change your Saturday plans just because Mother Nature decided to let the skies open. Throw on your denim shorts and top just as you normally would, but add a fun rain boot to the mix.Read entire article »

Hot and Humid Summer Days

6.19.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

The dog days of summer can be extra daunting when temperatures near 100 degrees with high humidity. We want to keep looking our best, but it isn’t always the easiest. In addition to shorter hemlines and sleeveless tops, lightening your color palette and wearing breathable fabrics is a must. Casual outings cry for the seasonsRead entire article »

Hot and Dry Summer Days

6.05.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

The weather report is in and it looks like it’s going to be a long hot dry summer in some regions of the U.S. If these temps look familiar, then this guide is for you. Clearly, you want to keep cool while you are out and about, but when you step inside the cool A/C, aRead entire article »

Summer in the Clouds

5.29.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

It’s partly cloudy and in the low to mid 60’s out in the fair cities of San Francisco, Portland and Seattle. We’ve been dedicating a lot of time on the blog to sprucing up your spring and summer wardrobe, so we thought we’d put together a little something for our lovely ladies from and around these cities. What’sRead entire article »

Keeping the Romance Alive

5.22.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

After a couple of years of marriage, it’s easy to fall into a rut. You’ve gotten what you set out for: the ring, your dreamboat and the title of Mrs. You’re off the market, so who do you have to impress? You’d rather spend your resources on building a family and/or focusing on your career, but making these your sole focusRead entire article »

Graduation Style Guide

5.15.2013
WRITTEN BY Camilla
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

It’s mid-May and that can only mean one thing is certain: graduation season is upon us. If you’re one of the lucky ones who will be walking across the stage, then no doubt, you are already mulling over how to pull off a crowd pleasing ensemble. No need to fret. Just keep a few simpleRead entire article »

Weekend Getaway

4.25.2013
WRITTEN BY Ellie
Style Guide, T+P Blog Central

When your beau asked you to meet his parents, butterflies rumbled in your stomach. You were excited, a little nervous, elated, and the sound of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons flooded your mind… could a wedding be in your future? Thanks to our Meeting the Parents style guide you had the perfect ensemble. Classy, feminine, and lady-like. Brunch withRead entire article »

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Must Have Fall Colors

8.23.2011
WRITTEN BY Ashley
How to Wear, Shopping trends

“Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting and autumn a mosaic of them all. “ ~ Stanley Horowitz As we welcome the upcoming fall season, the shades of autumn are indeed a beautiful mosaic of rich colors, vibrant brights and saturated hues.  So, as you are ramping up your wardrobe withRead entire article »

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Why I don’t believe in Style Icons by Maureen Borsodi

Choosing a style icon is next to impossible for me.  She changes based on the day, my mood, where I’m going, what type of event etc.etc. etc. Therefore, when I work with clients and ask them who their style icon is, I typically twist the question – to ask who they think always looks really wellRead entire article »

The Perfect Day: A Tog+Porter Short

This is our girl: She’s all buttoned up, and a little bit fastidious… She has spent so much time carefully planning her “Perfect Day”; which coffee to drink, what parks to sit in, which movies to go to, etc… But is anything ever “perfect”? Maybe what she needs isn’t perfection, but a change… A littleRead entire article »

The Trench Coat- The Ultimate Staple

One of the best ways of updating your wardrobe is to start with the basics. Here at T+P we agree that the classic trench is the ultimate wardrobe staple. Whether its Burberry or Old Navy, the trench coat elevates your style to another level. Worn over jeans and a Tee, the trench coat makes aRead entire article »

New Trend: The Mini Bag

This year’s bags aren’t so much different from last year’s bags, except that they come in miniature versions! These cute little purses are an adorable accessory, and here at T+P we love that they stop us from turning our purses into a “black hole” ( and saves our spines).   For an especially cute additionRead entire article »

New Trend: Embroidery

Seen all over this year’s spring and fall runways, rich embroidery is fit for a queen. This ancient art dates back to the 1500′s when it was used as a pretty way of repairing torn or worn garments. Popular with royals everywhere, thankfully modern technology has made this gorgeous trend affordable for everyone. Pair aRead entire article »

How to Wear the Bralette

Sheer shirts.  Low cut blouses.  Off the shoulder styles. An added layer.  A girlie element.  An answer to one of fashion’s (and comfort’s) biggest questions is the lace bralette.  A million colors and even more ways to wear, this simple underpinning is as pretty as it is practical.         If there isRead entire article »

We Inspire You: Tog+Porter’s Pinterest Boards

Seeing is believing.  Visualization is a powerful tool for people to achieve their ideals through the images they see.  In 2011, Pinterest changed the way people collected images and created inspiration boards. Tog and Porter uses Pinterest as its main tool to inspire our clients 24/7.  Our inspiration boards include the following: Seasonal Themes OurRead entire article »

Elegant Office Wear

What’s old is new again.  Hourglass silhouettes, full circle skirts, fit and flare dresses, tie front blouses, and pencil skirts are everywhere we turn as of late, thanks in large part to the hit show Mad Men and its fictional office of Sterling Cooper. But can these retro shapes translate into your everyday office wardrobeRead entire article »

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Stay Casual in Sequins

More often than not the Holidays mean glossy, glitzy parties – however there are times when you want to try festive fashion but don’t have a need for black tie attire.  Enter the casual chic sequins.  This glam texture is no longer reserved for floor length gowns or delicate underpinnings – it’s time to bustRead entire article »

Dressing up your Holiday Outfit with Accessories

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…to up your accessories game!  Holiday parties abound this month and so many of us struggle with how to strike just the right balance with holiday attire.  We are firm believers that there is no need to buy an entire new outfit for those festive occasions.  Simply addRead entire article »

Holiday Style: Beaded Dresses

At T+P we’re noticing a trend this holiday season, it appears the Gatsby themed dress is a huge hit this year. Modcloth has an entire page devoted to Gatsby themed garb. With it’s gorgeous beading and glamorous sparkle, who doesn’t want to wear one?     With The Great Gatsby out this year in theaters, andRead entire article »

New Trend: The Sneaker

Last year brought us the wedge sneaker- love it or hate it, it definitely made its mark in fashionable footwear. This year, the wedge is gone and classic sneaker models like the basic New Balance shoe, Vans slip-ons, and old school Nikes are getting mixed into high fashion looks.   At T+P, we’re a fanRead entire article »

We Inspire you for the Holidays

Now that we are officially into holiday season, we want to share with our beloved T+P gals our special holiday style pinterest boards we’ve been putting together. Meant to inspire our clients, these boards include everything from Thanksgiving outfit inspiration, to what to wear to autumn sports games, to recipe ideas, and even fall weddings! ForRead entire article »

Winter Shorts, They’re Actually Pretty Cute

Maybe it’s because we look for excuses to wear something with our cute wool tights, but we agree that shorts for winter aren’t only cute, they actually makes sense. There are two kinds of shorts, summer shorts and winter shorts. The summer variety comes in frayed denim, light linen, and airy cottons. Winter shorts areRead entire article »

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Met Gala 2014: Best Dressed

5.07.2014
WRITTEN BY Noah
Celebrity Style, New Trends, T+P Blog Central

Something else was going on Monday night, and it wasn’t Cinco de Mayo related 😉  This year’s Met Gala theme was “Charles James: Beyond Fashion.” James, who died in ’78, was a mid century fashion designer, famous for his gowns which were hailed as sculptural masterpieces. Celebrities and designers all over flocked to NYC MondayRead entire article »

Fashion Tevas?

Yes, the ugly footwear trend continues. But is it a bad thing? Last time it was Birkenstocks, now completely acceptable again and totally on trend for this summer, and now….Tevas. Anyone who had kids or went to summer camp in the 90′s knows what we’re talking about. They are the water proof, velcro equipped, hikingRead entire article »

Slimming Color Blocking

One of Tog+Porter’s favorite trends this season is color blocking. But not just any color blocking…vertical color blocking. Yes, ladies, fashion has found the perfect optical illusion. By paneling a dress with the front and back panels lighter than the sides, it tricks the eye into seeing the perfect hourglass shape. What could be betterRead entire article »

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Summer Shorts

6.25.2014
WRITTEN BY Noah
How to Wear, New Trends, T+P Blog Central, What to Wear

Shorts…almost as sensitive a subject as bathing suits. However, rest assured there is a pair out there for everyone. What’s better than a lightweight shirt, a great pair of summer shorts and some cute sandals on a hot summer’s day? The secret to pulling off shorts is finding the style that’s right for you. OurRead entire article »

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Stylishly Linked: Our Weekly Favorites

8.13.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
Links of the Week

Rachel Bilson loves her some Paige Premium Denim Have a job interview in the fashion industry? Check out this and more guides for what to wear to creative and corporate job interviews! The Everygirl’s guide to fall’s top styles. Also, speaking of interviews J needs a new daytime gig. We’re super impressed by the effortRead entire article »

Links of the Week

8.05.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
Links of the Week

Chelsea Clinton ties the knot looking gorgeous in Vera Wang…sigh Actress Sophia Bush puts popular retail chain’s “pro-anorexia” message on blast. Check out Ali Fetedowsky’s bling! The Bachelorette, (now engaged) said yes to Roberto on Monday and was presented with this lovely ring. We would say yes to that too! Work your assets, girl! MichelleRead entire article »

Links of the Week

7.29.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
Links of the Week

The Jolie-Pitt clan is seriously going to rule the world in about 15 years. Their small army of six is too cute for words and they each have their own personal style (or so it seems). I don’t even have as good of style as these 6-year olds! Image courtesy of usmagazine.com Check out thisRead entire article »

Links of the Week

7.23.2010
WRITTEN BY Ashley
Links of the Week

We are starting a new weekly post in which we share some of the interesting links and articles that we have come across during the week! Look for it every Thursday evening/Friday! Lindsay Lohan’s newest mug shot! That’s right, her newest mug shot was taken this week, and may I just say, she looks FABRead entire article »

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