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Style+Life+Fashion is the brainchild of Kimberly West, a wardrobe stylist, beauty, and lifestyle expert. Although Kim started blogging as a hobby due to her love for Fashion, she quickly gained a loyal following as a respected industry expert and contributor for numerous fashion websites. She seeks to provide the latest trends as well as educate consumers about all aspects of fashion. Kim has hosted television segments as a fashion & lifestyle expert with ABC2 News, Fox 45 WBFF, The List Baltimore, and WBAL News. Her fashion interviews include well known industry experts such as Tai Beauchamp, Tomima Edmark, Julie Weiss, Clinton Kelly, Gianni Rich, Darius Gibbs, Dean Banowetz, and Lilliana Vazquez. In addition, she’s interviewed reality star Queensly Felix and R&B Artist, Keyshia Cole. She has also collaborated with online features for Glamour Magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, and Macy’s, and worked to stream digital content and video for New York Fashion Week 2010.

Three Alternatives to Dove Beauty Brand After Offensive Ad

We understand the advertising gods have high hopes of reaching diverse audiences.  During culturally sensitive times such as this, several beauty companies are creating various products in cosmetics, hair care, and skin care collections. Unfortunately, Dove personal care beauty brand missed the mark.  Their recent ad provided a negative undertone and was racially offensive. Due […]

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Pronovias 2018 Bridal Runway Show: Innovative Designs and Feminine Curves

The 2018 Atelier Pronovias bridal runway show, which took place today in New York City. Notable front row guests included Actress Katie Cassidy, Bloggers Mary Seng and Jessi Malay, and TV Host Andy Adler. The new Atelier Pronovias 2018 Collection is defined by the concept of a WISH. Taking inspiration from dreams and desires, with water as the main element, this collection highlights the […]

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Victoria's Secret X Balmain Paris - Exclusive Collection Available On November 29th

Victoria’s Secret announces a limited-edition capsule collection: VSxBALMAIN.  Olivier Rousteing, the Creative Director from the historic Parisian fashion house, has designed an offering that looks to the sexy, modern silhouette that Victoria’s Secret is known for, while incorporating Balmain’s instantly identifiable style. The collection builds upon the house’s couture legacy while reflecting the way women […]

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Rare and Vintage: Building a Seasonal Wardrobe With Color Palettes

I’m always excited to shop at the change of every season. There’s something about new merchandise that builds anticipation of months ahead. One fashion tip that helps me build a solid seasonal wardrobe is purchasing items according to a distinct color palette. This is significant because it eliminates the issue of having nothing to wear […]

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Belle de Brillet- Fall and Holiday Cocktails For Your Next Gathering

With autumn in full swing and preparations for the holidays commencing, we thought it would be the perfect time to offer you festive, pear-infused cocktails for your upcoming gatherings from Belle de Brillet. Belle de Brillet is a tenth generation family owned company that produces, distills and bottles Belle de Brillet Pear Liqueur. Located in the heart […]

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Beyonce Date Night Look: Leopard Print Fall Fashion Staple

Leopard is the hottest fashion pattern for fall.  This classic print can be mixed with additional pieces in your wardrobe such as knit tops, leather skirts, or high-waisted leggings. Beyonce incorporated leopard into her date night look with a Limited Edition Louis Vuitton handbag.  Take this trend up a notch by wearing with another print such […]

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Fashion Designer Urbana Chappa Lawrence: Inspired Bruno Mars 'Versace on The Floor

Have you ever wondered who was the face behind your favorite hit song? Meet Urbana Chappa Lawrence, the muse behind Bruno Mars’ mega-hit “Versace on the Floor.” Celebrity Stylist, Urbana, is the Designer of fashion labels Maison de Urbana and Maison de Mini and the muse for several Bruno mars songs including; “Just the Way You Are”, “Locked out of Heaven” & “When I Was Your Man”. Excited […]

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Konstantino Jewelry Trunk Show Recap: Saks Fifth Avenue

Last week I attended the Konstantino Jewelry Trunk Show at Saks Fifth Avenue.  The designer featured handcrafted pieces from Greece. Each unique design showcased silver or gold metals along with luxury gems.  The collection representative explained how specific pieces were created and allowed me to view the items up close. As a style expert, the Konstantino Jewelry Collection […]

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Increase Savings with Dryel Cleaning Solution: Consignment Shopping

Summer has ended and the kids have headed back to school.  That means it’s time to re-evaluate the household budget. One way to increase savings is by reducing the amount of dry cleaning services.  Many people are not aware that dry cleaning can be harsh, timely and expensive. There’s a solution to this household concern.  […]

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