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Goodwill presents 4th Annual Little Black Dress Challenge


Phoenix Fashion Week is challenging Arizona fashionistas to visit any of the 67 Goodwill locations in Arizona to search the many clothing racks, find the perfect project dress and re-purpose it into their interpretation of the iconic Little Black Dress as a part of the 4th Annual Little Black Dress Challenge, presented by Goodwill. “We are thrilled… Read More →

Phoenix designer creates one-of-a-kind swimwear line


For women, nothing is worse than walking into a room and seeing another woman wearing the exact same outfit. It’s not that we hold anything against the other woman — unless she looks better in it, of course. Heck, we wore it too, so it must be cute. However, it sparks that lingering question in… Read More →

COMMIT Campaign Fashion Show comes to Scottsdale

Commit Campaign

Over 40,000 Americans die by suicide every year. In an effort to spread awareness and educate the community, two local women are preparing to launch a photo-based movement called The Commit Campaign. Its mission is to break the stigma associated with mental health and mental illness, to ultimately reduce the nation’s suicide rate. This September… Read More →

Fashion Week 4 Kids announces casting calls in Scottsdale

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Fashion Week 4 Kids (FW4K) and Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) in partnership with FORD/Robert Black Agency have started model casting calls taking place on Saturday, August 29 at Baby Lux and Saturday, September 12 at Garage Boutique in Scottsdale. The casting call on August 29 will be held from 11 a.m. to… Read More →

Where are the best Arizona locations to take a selfie?


Sel.fie (n). “A photograph that is taken of oneself, then typically shared via social media.” Do you think you have the best location in the Valley for a selfie — and can you prove it?! With the selfie trend being so popular that it has even caused and increase in plastic surgery, AZ Big Media thought it would… Read More →

5 Ways to Show off Your Youth At Work Julia Sudnitskaya

If you’re fresh out of college at your first job or starting a new internship, dressing for work is a lot more complicated than it looks. It can be hard to find a way to show off your youth and still feel like a professional adult. Instead of mimicking what your mom has in her… Read More →

Dress like a pro for summer heat Waldemar Milz

It’s summertime. Workplace dress codes everywhere start to relax to prevent people from roasting on the job. But how casual is too casual? Is it possible to dress for the weather and still maintain your professionalism at work? “Summer months can be difficult navigate though, when there is ambiguity and when dress codes are relaxed,”… Read More →

Scottsdale’s Studio B Smiles adds Colleen Murphy

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Cosmetic dental office, Studio B Smiles, in Scottsdale announces Dr. Colleen Murphy as the office’s second dentist. Dr. Murphy will work alongside Dr. John Badolato, founder of Studio B Smiles, to offer patients high quality dental care. Dr. Badolato is the official team dentist for the Phoenix Suns, Phoenix Mercury, Phoenix Suns Dancers, Grand Canyon… Read More →

There are risks to accepting the Kylie Jenner Challenge


Celebrities inspire beauty tips and tricks everyday, but last week a trending topic prompt Twitter user to emulate Kylie Jenner’s lips in an unconventional way. The “Kylie Jenner Challenge” encouraged participants to plump lips to an extreme size by suction cupping through a shot-glass or cup. Participant’s lips are pumped larger as air is being… Read More →

224 Apparel uses referral-based business to grow


With a vibrant room full of inspirational artwork and a sensational woman sitting behind the desk, the feeling of thrill cannot help but overwhelm a client that walks into the 224 Apparel office of Chief Creative Officer Ali Matthews Radow. 224 may seem like an unorthodox name for an apparel company, but a name with… Read More →

Fashion Week 4 Kids comes to Scottsdale Quarter

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Steve LeVine Entertainment & Public Relations (SLE) is hosting the inaugural “Fashion Week 4 Kids” that is coming to the Valley this Fall with a week of activities beginning October 19 and culminating with a full day of fashion shows and children’s activities on Saturday, October 24 at Scottsdale Quarter. “We have produced upscale fashion events… Read More →

Valley model Christa Sandstrom could ‘go global,’ experts say


“I have a good feeling Christa Sandstrom is that Arizona fresh face that will actually go global,” Brian Hill, executive director of Phoenix Fashion Week, said about the emerging model who is a Gilbert native. Featured in major publications such as Mainsteam Magazine, Glamour Magazine Italy and Runway Magazine, Christa Sandstrom is being recognized as… Read More →

Valley model creates sexy swimwear line for all body types

Catrina LaDell is the creative force behind Pink Moon Prophecy, a Phoenix-based swimwear company. Photo of Catrina LaDell by Party Through It Photography.

Call it cataclysmic creativity. In this case, define cataclysmic as something that “brings great changes.” In this case, a great change for the fashion industry. Pink Moon Prophecy, created by local model and swimwear designer Catrina LaDell, provides sexy, custom handmade swimwear for all body types. LaDell, using the name Cataclysm, helped hone her unique… Read More →

The Root Salon earns national award


The Root Salon in Phoenix, Arizona owned by Lauren Hart and Samuel Sciotto recently was named to the Salon Today 200 by Salon Today magazine, the top business publication for salon and spa owners. The magazine’s 18th annual Salon Today 200 issue profiled the selected salons in its January 2015 edition. The 200 salons were honored for their best business practices from applications submitted… Read More →