A richer alternative to beige and more in line with the resurgence of 70s bohemian luxe than our fallback basic black, toffee was all the rage on the fall runways. Shop the look locally with these chic goods from San Francisco Bay Area designers.
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Pondering new ways to update your beauty routine for fall? A simple approach and a few new hues are all you need, as we learned during a chat with makeup artist Raychel Wade. The 2009 color ambassador for La Prairie who regularly revamps makeup bags and bestows beauty advice via her New York-based company Cheek to Chic, Wade was in town recently to introduce press and La Prairie diehards to the new Plumage de Nuit Fall 2009 collection by La Prairie at Saks Fifth Avenue.
During a break from beautifying faces, Wade gave us some easy beauty tips that anyone can use for a quick autumn update:
Daily reads from our feeds …
Men’s Vogue finds gay men kissing too controversial? But provocative images of a 12-year old Dakota Fanning are okay? Seems a bit backwards if you ask us. The Cut reports on the banning of Juergen Teller’s “racy” ads for Marc Jacobs.
Fashionista gives us their review on the new fashion networking site, Fashionair. You’ll know where to find us on our lunch breaks.