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Blackout

This isn’t an ode to my favorit Britney Spears’ album, “Blackout.” I have been MIA from the world because of Sandy. I actually lived without electricty, Internet, cable, heat, etc. for 5 days. I’m not going to lie, it was horrible. I haven’t been…

November 3, 2012
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It’s Just Plastic

Plastic accessories may not be common on the runway but they are definitely fun additions to a look. I took my custom Valiant watch and the Over the Fly Astro belt to add some spunky color to my outfit. Valiant watches are super cool…

September 23, 2012
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2012 Visions

After years of creating resolutions for the new year and then failing to actually make them happen, I figured I should take a different approach–create a vision board. Vision boards have been popping up everywhere–Twitter, TV (Happy Endings), friends, etc. I knew it was…

January 1, 2012
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Gift Guide: City Slicker

If you’re like me, you can’t live anywhere but a city. Here are the essentials that make great gifts. 1. TopMan Charcoal Textured Cardigan – I have a love for a shawl cardigan, combine it with my favorite color grey and you have the…

December 9, 2011
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Gift Guide: Geek Chic

Get the gifts that will make any nerd smile! 1. H&M Cardigan – Fair isle is back this season and so are shawl cardigans. Combine the two and you have this perfect sweater. 2. Code Wallet for iPhone –  Every man needs a wallet and every…

December 6, 2011
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My First Puppy: Avery

I have never been a dog person…ever. Ask anyone who has seen me around a dog, and they will say that I avoid dogs like the plague. My whole family is full of dog lovers; my siblings have been asking my parents for decades…

December 5, 2011
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Am I a Douche for Wearing Sunglasses in the Winter?

  [Originally posted on OutSpokenNYC] Hi, my name is Dan Chiz and I have an addiction to wearing my sunglasses. The easiest way to my heart is through a pair of aviators  (specifically Ray Bans or Marc Jacobs if you really make it happen).…

November 8, 2011