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The Colors of Love: Add Pink & Red for Valentine's Day

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The Colors of Love: Add Pink & Red for Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day Colors When it comes to Valentine’s Day, there are two colors that always come to mind: red and pink. But do you know why these colors are associated with love? Let's explore the meaning of pink and red and why they are often used as Valentine’s Day colors. We will also take a look at some famous examples of these colors being used in relation to love! The color red has symbolized passion, desire, and love for centuries. Since its origin, red dye was very difficult and expensive to get, so it became a favorite color for the...

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Fast Fashion vs Slow Fashion: What’s the Difference and Why does it Matter?

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Fast Fashion vs Slow Fashion: What’s the Difference and Why does it Matter?

If you walk down 5th avenue in New York City, you’ll be greeted by dozens of storefronts. From Zara and Mango to H&M and Forever21, these retailers seem to have a new window display every other week. The clothing on their racks are constantly changing week after week, which is one reason these fashion brands are considered to be “fast fashion.” Everything moves quickly in the garment supply chain with new clothes and new styles filling their stores in abundance.     But how do they manage to manufacture everything so fast? First of all, quantity outweighs quality. They use...

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5 Trendy Sustainable Dresses For Spring and Summer

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5 Trendy Sustainable Dresses For Spring and Summer

If you live on the East coast like we do at idPearl — our fashion boutique in New York — then you’ve probably noticed the trees are turning cherry blossom pink and Central Park is filled with people. Spring is officially here and summer isn’t too far behind. People are excited to wear sleeveless clothing and mini dresses. As we enter another season and change our closets from heavy sweaters to linen tops, our closets will be a lot lighter and easier to sift through.     You might be thinking of buying a new wardrobe to welcome the new...

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5 Celebrity Leather Accessories at The Oscars

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5 Celebrity Leather Accessories at The Oscars

On March 27th, the 94th Academy Awards (popularly known as the Oscars) will be held at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles. With presenters Amy Schumer, Regina Hall, and Wanda Sykes, the night is sure to be filled with laughter and praise for those in the film industry. Aside from celebrating the nominees' accomplishments, awards shows like the Oscars, Golden Globes, and other red carpet events are all about celeb FASHION.  We're looking forward to watching our favorite celebrities taking home an award, but we're equally excited for all the Oscars looks and couture that will be trending on...

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How to Wear Pearls Casually in 2022

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How to Wear Pearls Casually in 2022

The year 2022 is in full swing and all the fashion trends that were predicted last year have come to fruition. One of those trends, casual pearls, is making an appearance on and off the runway. We're seeing them on basic t-shirts, cardigans, jewelry, handbags, and other accessories.  When most people think of pearls, they’re quickly reminded of Queen Elizabeth II, Audrey Hepburn (in Breakfast at Tiffany’s), Jackie Kennedy, and Coco Chanel. All of these women are considered to be sophisticated, fashion moguls who wear pearls or wore pearls to signify importance and luxury.  But pearls have taken a slightly...

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