TOM'S One For One Shoe Giving Program

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The numbers are huge, there are over 51.2 million refugees and other displaced people around the world. About half are children, spending their entire childhood far from home because millions of families lost their homes to violence and war. Support TOMS Shoe Giving program.

Jutti Suede Ballerina Flat

TOMS - Jutti Suede Ballerina Flat - TOMS - Black (39.5B/9.5B)

Cheetah Suede Wedge Bootie

TOMS - Women's TOMS 'Desert - Cheetah' Suede Wedge Bootie

Suede Print Top Lace Up Bootie

TOMS - Suede Print-Top Lace-Up Bootie - TOMS - Taupe (39.5B/9.5B)

Desert Suede Wedge Bootie

TOMS - Women's TOMS 'Desert' Suede Wedge Bootie
TOMS - Women's TOMS 'Desert' Suede Wedge Bootie - $88.95, Free shipping - Available at Nordstrom

Guatemalan Stripe Nepal Boot

TOMS - Guatemalan-Stripe Nepal Boot - TOMS - Taupe (37.5B/7.5B)

Alpa Boot

TOMS - TOMS 'Alpa' Boot (Women) Womens Dark Grey

Classic Canvas Slip-On

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TOMS - TOMS 'Classic' Canvas Slip-On (Men) - $49.99, Free shipping - Available at Fullfillment By Amazon
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Classic Canvas Slip-On

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Classic Canvas Olive

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Oscar de la Renta

We just heard tonight that Oscar de la Renta has passed away - what a loss to the fashion world and to all of us that appreciated his elegance, grace and sense of style.

Lisa Stewart of Lisa Stewart Photography took these photos at the Crystal Charity Ball 10 Best Dressed luncheon at Neiman Marcus a few years ago, and we loved hearing from her what a kind, sincere man he was. We will mis his iconic sense of style.

A Mod Mama's Guide to Baby Essentials

I am so excited! I'm going to be a grandma for the 5th time and I couldn't be happier.

I may be teh Ultimate Lifestylist, but my daughter in-law is truly the Mod Mama. She has such a great sense of style, and makes taking care of two toddles and having one on the way look easy.

Baby clothing is a MUST for new mommies and daddies but one thing is for sure, you need to get the essentials which can be overwhelming at times. There are really only 5 types of baby clothing that is absolutely essential for the first few weeks you are home. Here are some ideas from both of us.

Thanks for checking out my baby clothing essentials list! I would love to hear what you thought about these picks. Sound off in the comments below!


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Fashionable Halloween Costumes

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Halloween is the time of year when we can be anyone we have ever dreamed of being, at least for a day.

Are you looking to impress at this year's Halloween festivities? Whether you are going to a Halloween party or just looking to wow everyone this Halloween with your costume, here is what's hot this year!

Gamora Costume - Guardians of the Galaxy - $54.99, Free shipping - Available at Amazon.com


Captain America 2 was another big hit from Marvel this year. This Black Widow costume is super hot.

Black Widow Costume - Captain America 2 - $49.99, 7.95 shipping - Available at PartyCity.com


Angelina Jolie looked absolutely wicked in Disney's Maleficent. What a perfect fit for Halloween.

Disney Maleficent Costume - $78.99, See Site shipping - Available at HalloweenCostumes.com


Snow Queen Elsa and Anna from Disney's Frozen will make you very popular with the kiddos. These are such beautifully detailed costumes... excellent quality!

Frozen Snow Queen Elsa & Anna Costumes - $189.99, 3.98 shipping - Available at Amazon.com Marketplace


Who doesn't want to be a heroic chick who can kick butt?! Well now you can look the part with this Mortal Kombat Princess Kitana costume.

Mortal Kombat Kitana Costume - $48.99, See Site shipping - Available at HalloweenCostumes.com


Are you more of a vixen? How about this Mortal Kombat Mileena costume.

Mortal Kombat Mileena Costume - $53.99, See Site shipping - Available at HalloweenCostumes.com


Kitana and Mileena are not the only girl butt kickers in this list! Check out this great MK Sonya Blade costume.

Mortal Kombat Sonya Blade Costume - $54.99, 9.40 shipping - Available at Amazon.com Marketplace


Who doesn't love Assassin's Creed? If you are a gamer chick who knows her stuff... this is the costume for you!

Assassin's Creed Inspired Connor Girl Costume - $104.32, Free shipping - Available at Amazon.com


Renaissance costumes are awesome! This Tavern Maiden costume would double as a great outfit to wear the next time the Ren Faire comes your way!

Women's Tavern Maiden Costume - $45.23, 9.73 shipping - Available at Amazon.com Marketplace


If you prefer... you could always go as a Peasant too.

Renaissance Peasant Lady Costume - $40.41, 5.90 shipping - Available at WholesaleHalloweenCostume


Irish Renaissance period clothing is absolutely gorgeous in my opinion.

Irish Renaissance Costume - $44.99, See Site shipping - Available at HalloweenCostumes.com


Going as a trio? Why not be one of three Musketeers?!

Midnight Musketeer Costume - $46.10, Free shipping - Available at Amazon.com


Renaissance Medieval Pirate Wench Costume - $64.99, See Site shipping - Available at HalloweenCostumes.com


Viking Vixen - $33.99, Free shipping - Available at Amazon.com Marketplace


Viking Vixen Warrior Costume - $34.95, 5.48 shipping - Available at Fullfillment By Amazon


Jonah Hex - Lilah Costume - $37.50, See Site shipping - Available at Fullfillment By Amazon


These Sucker Punch costumes are great if you want to look sexy this Halloween.

Sucker Punch - Babydoll Halloween Costume - $33.00, 5.48 shipping - Available at Amazon.com


Sucker Punch - Sweet Pea Costume - $34.37 (31% off), 5.48 shipping - Available at Fullfillment By Amazon


Sucker Punch - Amber Costume - $20.00 (28% off), 7.95 shipping - Available at PartyCity.com


Sucker Punch - Blondie Costume - $25.00, 7.95 shipping - Available at PartyCity.com


Sucker Punch - Rocket Costume - $30.21, 5.48 shipping - Available at Amazon.com


I hope that you enjoyed my picks for the best 2014 Halloween Costumes for women! I would love to hear what you think about them... sound off in the comments below!


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New Handbag Styles For Fall

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Handbags and accessories are such an easy way to give a new look to your existing wardrobe.

are such an Here are a few fashion bags that will surely have friends and onlookers alike appreciating your personal style.

As Is" Dooney & Bourke Snake Embossed Leather Hobo

As Is

Enough compartments to carry your money, makeup and the kitchen sink

As Is" Dooney & Bourke Snake Embossed Leather Hobo - $159.95, 10.72 shipping - Available at QVC


Persimmon Strata Anytime Tote

Persimmon Strata Anytime Tote

Anytime and anyplace indeed, this bag is sure to attract attention.

Persimmon Strata Anytime Tote - $245.00, Free shipping - Available at Amazon.com Marketplace


Candy Bag - Color-Blocked Satchel Handbags - Orange

Candy Bag - Color-Blocked Satchel Handbags - Orange

This cloudy blue bag is awesome enough to carry the sun!

Candy Bag - Color-Blocked Satchel Handbags - Orange - $298.00, Free shipping - Available at Nordstrom


SoleSocietyCamille LASER CUT SATCHEL - Luggage-one size

SoleSocietyCamille LASER CUT SATCHEL - Luggage-one size

Laser cut leather is not only art but it is oh so chic!

SoleSocietyCamille LASER CUT SATCHEL - Luggage-one size - $69.95, Free shipping - Available at Sole Society


Large Skorpios Shoulder Bag - Michael Kors

Large Skorpios Shoulder Bag - Michael Kors

This bag is perfect for the classy business woman to hold all her cash.

Large Skorpios Shoulder Bag - Michael Kors - $1295.00, Free shipping - Available at Neiman Marcus


Large Miranda Python Tote - Michael Kors

Large Miranda Python Tote - Michael Kors

Don’t get too close because this bag has a lot of bite and fierceness!

Large Miranda Python Tote - Michael Kors - $2995.00, Free shipping - Available at Neiman Marcus


LAUREN by Ralph Lauren Newbury Double Zip Satchel Satchel Handbags - Red

LAUREN by Ralph Lauren Newbury Double Zip Satchel Satchel Handbags - Red

Lauren Newbury bags are mysterious and chic all rolled into one makes for one sexy bag and owner

LAUREN by Ralph Lauren Newbury Double Zip Satchel Satchel Handbags - Red - $298.00, Free shipping - Available at Zappos.com


Dooney & Bourke Nylon Drawstring Drawstring Handbags - Navy

Dooney & Bourke Nylon Drawstring Drawstring Handbags - Navy

A classic color with a classic styled bag makes for a very classy kind of girl.

& Bourke Nylon Drawstring Drawstring Handbags - Navy - $139.00, Free shipping - Available at Zappos.com


Dooney & Bourke Navy Medium Zipper Pocket Sac

Dooney & Bourke Navy Medium Zipper Pocket Sac

Fun and fashionable! You’ll be one breathtaking vagabond carrying this bag!

& Bourke Navy Medium Zipper Pocket Sac - $288.00, Free shipping - Available at Zappos.com


Top-Sider Women's North South Tote Vivid Viola Vivid Viola

Top-Sider Women's North South Tote Vivid Viola Vivid Viola

This is a practical tote that oozes simplicity and functionality.

Top-Sider Women's North South Tote Vivid Viola Vivid Viola - $80.99, 4.95 shipping - Available at SperryTopSider.com


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