Book Review: Breaking Through Bias

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Hi ladies! After featuring Andie Kramer in our Coffee Break series and receiving a ton of questions about her new book, we couldn’t wait to write a detailed post about Breaking Through Bias: Communication Techniques for Women to Succeed at Work, which she wrote with her husband, and former law partner, Al Harris. We found […]

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Lunch Break Click List

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{Jason Wu SS17 | photo c/o oliviapalermo.com} Hi ladies! Since we couldn’t be there ourselves (one day…), today’s click list pays tribute to the crème de la crème of fashion events that took place this past week: NYFW. Read on for your inside scoop on shows, trends, survival guides, and the future of fashion. The […]

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Coffee Break with Kate Conway

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{Photo c/o Pinterest} Pumpkin spice lattes ready? We are here with HOM co-founder and  Loyola University Chicago School of Law alum Kathryn (Kate) Conway.  As many of you know, Kate works as a trial attorney at Power Rogers & Smith where she represents seriously injured people and their families in medical malpractice, premises, automotive, and product cases.  We […]

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Behind the Blog: Melissa’s Week in Pictures

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The past week has been a whirlwind.  It always seems that way following a long weekend – especially a traveling weekend.  I spent Labor Day in Chicago enjoying time with family, brunching with friends and all in all relaxing.  I wasn’t quite ready to start this week but, luckily, it has flown by and here we […]

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Our Favorite Nail Colors for Fall

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Autumnal  weather officially hit Chicago last week, and I’m resisting every urge to pull out my coziest sweaters, burn my warmest candles, and add apple pie spice to everything I make before September 22nd. Buuuut that doesn’t mean I’m not going to swap out my currently beach-worthy nail color for something more seasonally appropriate. If […]

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We are on a Break

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[Hilary Rhoda in “Dream Boat” by Boo George for Vogue Australia, January 2014] Happy Labor Day weekend! We will be taking a long weekend to enjoy family and friends and celebrate the last days of summer.  [Imagine us as Hilary Rhoda in “Dream Boat.”] We will be back Wednesday with what’s trending this fall. In the […]

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Our Favorite Fashion Documentaries

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Recently on HOM, we shared our favorite fashion coffee table books – visual encyclopedias for some, decorative objects for others. Today, we wanted to play on that theme and introduce our top 5 documentaries, which are a welcome addition to any fashion-obsessed individual’s repertoire. I’m a HUGE fan of documentaries because it’s an easy way […]

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Coffee Break with Desiree Moore

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Hi ladies! Welcome back to another episode of our Coffee Break series (where matcha lattes make their debut because S is currently dreaming of NYC and the masterpiece she had at Chalait, pictured above). As you already know, M and I loved and learned from House of Marbury 1.0 during our law school days. The fantastic […]

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Style Guide: Weekend Wear

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While my weekdays are spent in pencil skirts, pumps and button downs, by the time the weekend rolls around I can’t wait to put on something comfy and throw my hair in a pony.  How “put together” I get depends on what my weekend plans include. This weekend I will be working on the yard […]

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Trending: Navy and Black

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As we look toward fall style, the one trend we’re seeing everywhere is navy and black.  The once fashion faux pas can now be seen on and off the runway as a chic alternative to the classic black on black color pallet.  Both navy and black are staples in my wardrobe but they are rarely worn […]

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