From Wal-Mart to runway worthy: the Olsen twins

Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen have been household names since playing Michelle on our favourite family sitcom Full House. Now Ashley and Mary-Kate, both 23, are continuing their reign as they move forward in fashion: from tween-wear in Wal-Mart to international mega boutique owners.

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Fall make-up trends

Looking good this fall is easy, with three basic make-up fixes that will fill-out your fall style. Think in pretty purples, neutral nudes and bold blues to balance out your style these next few months.

Purple

Plum lips are the way to go, bringing the deep hue on your perfect pucker while paring down your eyes and cheeks. If you have golden, olive or dark skin, opt for a blue-based plum. If you’re on the fairer side, stick to those with underlying pink tones, instead.

If your lips are full, try strong, opaque colour. If they are on the thinner side, choose a sheer plum.

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“I’ve nothing to wear.”

I’ll assume you’ve experienced that; looking into your closet, sighing, and claiming you have “nothing to wear.” Perhaps that needs some rethinking – and checking out The Uniform Project, a New York City-based blog exploring the premises behind living in one dress for a year.

Sheena Matheiken started the project in May 2009, pledging to wear a single dress, each day, for a  year, as an exercise in sustainable fashion.

And so far, she’s been committed to the cause.

Every day, with piles of accessories and additions (most of which are vintage or used), she reinvents the dress with a different dash of style.

The Uniform Project is combined with a year-long fundraiser for the Akanksha Foundation, a grassroots organization working to change education in India, where Matheiken was raised. After the year is over, all contributions will go toward Akanksha’s School Project to fund uniforms and other educational expenses for children living in India’s slums.
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Four easy ways to be more fashionable this Fall

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2010 Mercedes-Benz E-Class

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Donna Karan releases iPhone app

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Eco-friendly decorating

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