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At the end of every year, we excitedly wait to see what gorgeous hue will be the next Pantone Color of the Year. The chosen color sets the tone for the next year and influences trends in fashion, art, and beauty. And this year, Pantone decided to fill our world with bright, punchy pops of color! "Living Coral" color, to be exact. Living Coral with Pantone Pantone's 2019 Living Coral shade is vibrant and fresh, reminiscent of tropical reefs full of sea life. We LOVE this color and can't wait to see it makes its way into the beauty and...

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In this month's Alluring Interview, we are featuring Kelsie Ann, a makeup artist from New York City. She shares with us her favorite beauty secret, her love of highlighter, and what makes her feel like she's living her dreams.   42 DUBONNET: Tell us about you. KELSIE: My name is Kelsie Ann and my Instagram is _kelsxo_.   42 DUBONNET: What is your proudest career accomplishment? KELSIE: Moving to New York! I always wanted to live here and work in the beauty industry, I'm living my dream!   42 DUBONNET: What’s one secret you learned when you started wearing / doing...

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2018 is drawing to a close and it's almost time for the new year! So before we ring in 2019, here is a look back on all of the Alluring Interviews we have done so far. Carla Hayes In this Alluring Interview, we are featuring MUA, Beauty Blogger and influencer, Carla Hayes. She shares with us a few of her beauty secrets, what she's curious about and one of the juiciest things she's ever done... Read her full Alluring Interview here! Cynthia Abato Cynthia Abato is a Beauty Blogger and Licensed Makeup Artist from New Jersey, and she is this Alluring Interview's feature! She...

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Timeless and elegant, vintage fashion is always in style. Modern fashion is always borrowing from the past, especially from eras with decadent, luxurious, over-the-top style. This is why the golden era of the 1920's always seems to pop up as inspiration for modern day fashion and beauty trends. If you are looking for some subtle ways to integrate 1920's fashion history into your wardrobe, especially for the approaching holiday season, look no further! Here is how to add some "Roaring Twenties" glamour to your look. FASHION In the 1920's, flapper girls popularized less constricting styles of clothing with looser silhouettes,...

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It has been said that "a little party never killed nobody", so why not take a page from Gatsby's book and host your own 1920's cocktail party? Whether you are looking for a fun birthday party idea or you just feel like hosting a memorable get together with friends, speakeasy-themed parties are always a hit. And the best part is that you can DIY your glamorous party atmosphere so you don't break the bank. Keep reading for inspiration on decorations, cocktails, entertainment, and costumes that you and your guests will love! Decorating  To give your party space that secretive speakeasy atmosphere, create mood lighting with dimmed...

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