From the daily archives: "Thursday, September 25, 2014"

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Bohemia isn’t the first thing we think of when imagine Brazil. But that doesn’t seem to bother Florinda, the Brazilian fashion label. Their spring-summer 2014 campaign stars Aline Weber in a series of languid, sun-drenched poses featuring all the hippy-chic classics: floral prints, lacy numbers, overalls, sandals and shorts. If we were in any doubt as to the aesthetic direction of this spread the delicate, visually interesting ear-to-ear twine confirms its beatnik spirit. See all the images in the notes…

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reds

The reds color palette makes potent hair colors. With uniqueness and individuality, it’s an almighty attention-grabber. It immediately defines the personality, not just the crowning glory. Reds offer variety, which gives lots of scope to be creative and get a one-of-a-kind look. If you’re interested in going red, a single process gives you strong, head-turning color. The images above present some classic and trend-conscious hues, but as long as red looks good on you, you can wear it in an assortment of ways. For tips to steer you in the right direction, click style notes.

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hairdryer

Have your strands been feeling a little crisp as of late? It may be time to consider abstinence from your hair dryer. Yes we love ours too, it’s always there for us in a hair emergency and nothing can give us the same sleek finish. But still, it’s time to put it down; all that heat can be seriously damaging. So if you don’t want to end the season with straw hair, it’s time for a breakup. Luckily we have a few tips and tricks for making the seamless transition into your new single, hair dryer free life. Click through to style notes to get the know how. –– Michelle Rotbart

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Combining sweaty gym hair with turn-of-the-century carved curls, autumn’s take on the wet look is both romantic and tough. The organic glossy waves makes a dramatic statement that pairs beautifully with dark lips or heavily lined eyes, both big trends for fall. Add these slick wisps to braids, buns, or brushed-back bobs. Click the style notes for step-by-step instructions to achieving  the look. –– Laura Martin

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