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It's A Wrap: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's Geo Jacket and Ankle Boots Look for Less

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's geo print cardigan coat and ankle boots outfit
It's hard to approximate the awesomeness that is Rosie Huntington-Whiteley's geo print wrap jacket seen in this look, but a girl can try! Start with a chunky cardigan, something with a geometric or tribal print for maximum impact, then cinch it with an obi belt and layer over skinny jeans or leggings. I love how Rosie's graphic black and white bag echoes the lines of her coat, and found a great look for less at Sears! See, we're on to you, Rosie. Read on to complete this celebrity outfit dupe for fall...

We Review: The Skechers High Rise Riding Boot

Skechers riding boots review
Skechers has pleasantly surprised us in the past with their footwear - from their memory foam trainers to the cutest ballet flats - so when we saw their latest boot offerings for fall, we knew we had to try them! For this review, I selected the High Rise Riding Boot in brown leather (also comes in black, $129 at Read on for the 411 on these fall must-haves...

Queen of Hearts: Nicky Hilton's Novelty Print Blouse and Pointy Toe Heels

Nicky Hilton's heart print blouse and skinny jeans outfit
Nicky Hilton gives her sweet heart print blouse a sophisticated edge pairing it with skinny jeans, pointy toe pumps and a classic mini satchel. Sometimes less is more! Recreate her stylish look on a budget with our affordable fashion finds, found after the jump...

Here's My Review of the Adam Lippes for Target Collection Complete with In-Store Selfies and 35+ Pics!

Review of the Adam Lippes for Target collection at fashion blog
I had a feeling that the Adam Lippes for Target collection wouldn't sell out as quickly as past designer collabs (cough, Lilly Pulitzer, cough) so yesterday I made my way to the nearest store in the afternoon and was happy to find a wide selection still in stock. In fact I think anything my store was carrying was still available in a range of sizes. Challenged to reinterpret classic plaid for the modern woman, Lippes delivered a collection of clothing and home decor with a rustic sophistication, that retails under $130.

Mad for Plaid: Jamie Chung's Chiffon Blouse and Pencil Skirt Look for Less

Jamie Chung's plaid blouse, peplum black pencil skirt, black t-strap pumps and black satchel look for less
Since today marks the launch of the plaid-centric Adam Lippes for Target collection, I though I'd feature a celebrity look for less focused around this essential fall print. Could Jamie Chung make plaid look any sexier!? She's paired a v-neck chiffon blouse with a peplum black pencil skirt and amazing t-strap pumps for an amped up going out look that exudes classy. Read on for our look for less interpretation...