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Saturday, July 04, 2020

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Miri Couture Hasn’t Stopped Dressing Brides and Moms

Weddings may be taking place in backyards instead of grand halls, but brides are still dressing in regal, stunning gowns. “We’re booked solid,” said Miri Urbach, the designer and head of Miri Couture, a luxury brand of modest fashion. “We have many brides getting married in June, July, August and September. Jewish

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Summer’s Hottest Hair Trends

Stepping out of quarantine is the perfect time to debut the new you. Updating your wig color is an easy way to give yourself some self care, and feel revived and brightened. Whether you’re looking for something super subtle, or jaw-dropping dramatic, 2020’s summer hair color trends have something for you. From

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A Kallah’s Guide to Buying Sheitels During Corona

With Lag B’Omer just around the corner, there are many excited kallahs who have kept their wedding date and are getting married! We all know the true simcha of a chatan and kallah is the simcha of them being joined together as one. Those who have chosen to get married during this challenging time get to have the opportunity to

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A Kallah’s Guide to Buying Sheitels During Corona

With Lag B’Omer just around the corner, there are many excited kallahs who have kept their wedding date and are getting married! We all know the true simcha of a chatan and kallah is the simcha of them being joined together as one. Those who have chosen to get married during this challenging time get to have the opportunity to

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Face Masks Enter the Fashion Realm

As the country begins to open up, many will be taking their first tentative steps in public in more than a month. Masks are de rigueur. Which type will you wear—strictly utilitarian or more creative? Purchased or home-made?

Beverly Luchfeld of Teaneck has been making elegant

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Wigs on Wheels: One Stop Shopping for Your Sheitel

Any woman who wears a sheitel will recognize this scenario: You have a sheitel that needs to be washed and set, but between family and work commitments, there’s no time to bring your sheitel to a salon or someone’s home for these services. Frumie Gartner, a sheitel macher with over 10 years’ experience, recognized

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Beauty and Bonding During Quarantine

Our hearts are breaking for those families affected by COVID-19. Those of us who are lucky enough to be safe at home, Thank God, are feeling most grateful for our health, family and comfortable homes/quarantine conditions. Self-quarantine, however necessary, can also take an emotional toll on many. While the first

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The Ultimate Guide for Finding The Perfect Sheital at a Pesach Wig Sale

Even for those who have been covering their hair for years, walking into a Pesach wig sale and seeing hundreds of wigs piled up on tables can be extremely overwhelming. The following wig-buying guide provides tips that will allow the buyer to walk in with confidence, know what to look for and leave with the perfect wig.

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Once-Loved Fashions Find New Homes at The Hangout

Breaking up with an outfit you used to love is hard to do. But getting some cash, and letting someone else enjoy it, can ease the separation. That gorgeous outfit you no longer wear is just right for someone who loves beautiful clothes, but can’t—or won’t—splurge on new designer fashions. If you’re

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Englewood’s Jessica Orbach Is Fashion Icon 'Lady Blaga'

Don’t talk to Jessica Orbach, aka Lady Blaga, about fashion rules. The Englewood mother of four knows style and what works. “A lot of rules imposed in decades past should be thrown out the window,” she said. White shoes after Labor Day? Go for it. “I have a pair of white boots I just wore during Fashion Week in New

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Factors to Consider Before Revamping Your Wig

With Pesach just around the corner, and sheitel sales popping up everywhere, you’ve probably started thinking about that new wig style you would like to try for this season. You may be wondering, do I need to buy a new wig to achieve that look? Or can I use that wig in my closet that I never wear—or even revamp my current wig— to

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Baby’O Skirts and Dresses Are Fashionable, Comfortable and Affordable

Not too many styles have the staying power of decades. In the spring of 1989, Baby’O, formerly a children’s clothing company, entered the modest women’s apparel market with its pleated, lightweight denim signature style, the Baby’O Biz Skirt. “People say, ‘I remember that skirt, I wore it as a child,’” said

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