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January, 25th 2013

Fashion Awards MD

Making its debut last June, The Fashion Awards MD continues to celebrate the many talented folks of the fashion industry here in Maryland. The ceremony honors photographers, models, makeup artists, stylists, designers, boutiques, media personalities, and more. Founder and producer Lana Rae—a local fashion personality and the CEO of KIS Agency—has coordinated and acted as the model manager for Fashion at Artscape, as well as having been featured on WBAL-TV11 News as a fashion expert. 


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January, 24th 2013

Sidewalk Sale

Bundle up and head over to Green Spring Station for their annual Winter Sidewalk Sale. From today through Saturday you can save up to 75 percent off of some of your faves like Tibi, FRYE, Nicole Miller, and Shoshanna. 

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December, 31st 2012

31 Days of Gift Giving- Day 31

Here's a great way to start planning your social (and work) life in 2013. Each month features artwork from the talented senior visual arts students at the Baltimore School for the Arts. 2013 Baltimore School for the Arts calendar ($10) at The Wine Market. All proceeds will go to the Visual Arts program at BSA. 

(Photo by me.)

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December, 30th 2012

31 Days of Gift Giving—Day 30

Adopting a pet from the Maryland SPCA isn't just giving the whole family a new member to love and care for, but also a home to one of the many unwanted cats and dogs of Baltimore. 

(Image: mdspca.org)

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December, 29th 2012

31 Days of Gift Giving—Day 29

Before you and the family hit the slopes this season, make sure you have the proper protective gear. This super cute snow helmet by Giro is comfy, fun, and a great way to keep the little ones safe and warm. Giro slingshot snow helmet for girls. ($60) at REI. (Currently on sale for $33.83.)

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December, 28th 2012

31 Days of Gift Giving—28





Give the perfect accessory with a scarf that is inspired by vintage posters and typography—creatively telling a story through its design. Although it doesn't look like they have a Baltimore one (yet), the series illustrates the streets and neighborhoods of other neat places like New York and Tokyo. City storyteller scarf ($59.50) at Madewell.


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December, 28th 2012

Dresses for NYE

Look fabulous while ringing in 2013!



BCBGeneration black shimmer hi/low dress ($128) and eggplant shimmer dress ($138) at Babe. (a boutique).

(Images: BCBGeneration.)



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December, 28th 2012

31 Days of Gift Giving—Day 27

These stud earrings by Kate Spade are perfect because they can be worn with just about everything and come in fun colors like coral, green, and red. Gumdrop stud earrings ($38) at Handbags in the City.

(Image: katespade.com)

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December, 26th 2012

31 Days of Gift Giving- Day 26

Gift cards are always a sure thing, especially if you're running short on time and ideas. Make the impersonal card special by slipping it into an exciting wallet that can be used again and again. Magic wallet in calf hair ($24.50) at J.Crew.  —Paige Cole, intern.  

(Image: jcrew.com.)

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December, 26th 2012

31 Days of Gift Giving- Day 25

My good friend Mandie and her boyfriend Eric are visiting her parents in Baltimore for the holidays. It's been great spending QT with them and seeing an out-of-towner take in and appreciate this city as much as a local—it makes you remember the first time at your (now) favorite spots. Having Eric around, who has a thing for collecting mementos along his travels, has reminded me that most of these local businesses offer their own special assortment of keepsakes, like graphic tees. Inspired by Eric and his growing collection of Baltimore-based t-shirts (as well as other cities he has been to), here's a way to help your (visiting) loved ones represent your hometown. 

The Brewer's Art Festivus t-shirt ($20) designed by Kurt Ichikawa. Half of each purchase goes towards Hurricane...

12 issues for $18!