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July 2017

Interviews

Five Minutes with Fashion Illustrator Jen and Jennifer

July 19, 2017
Artist Jen and Jennifer

For all its faults and frustrations, Instagram is truly a magical place. Over the last few years, I have had the opportunity to meet, connect and become “Insta friends” with so many interesting, talented and like-minded people from around the world, that perhaps I would never have been able to come to know without this visual and social portal that we all love so much. Artist and Fahsion Illustrator Jennifer Darr from Jen and Jennifer is one of those people…

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Outfits

The Art of Shirting

July 12, 2017
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The humble white shirt is a staple in most wardrobes providing a polished yet effortless look. From an unbuttoned silk shirt tucked into a pair of high-waisted jeans to a poplin shirt worn under a dress, the shirt’s minimal design means that it always finds a place in my daily uniform. And this season – luckily for me – is all about the art of shirting, the classic shirt has been reworked and given edge, from deconstructed necklines to extra…

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