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Camus, Spanx, the Cerebellum, & Writing

Recently I was asked to answer a “Proust Questionnaire” for a get-to-know-your-teacher blurb. I had never heard the term but the exemplary questions, (e.g. Your favorite virtue; If not yourself, who would you be?; For what fault have you most toleration?; Favorite heroines in fiction) were clear enough that I was able to get into the spirit. 1,607 more words

Brain Function

Spanx turns 15, gets celeb love from Oprah, Kim Kardashian

Spanx is turning 15!

The Atlanta-based company, founded by Sara Blakely, recently moved its headquarters to The Shops Buckhead Atlanta, the mixed use development that opened last fall. 457 more words


5 Influential Female Entrepreneurs in Fashion

Today I’m rounding up a list of 5 kick-ass women who have taken the fashion world by storm and worked their stylish little butts off to build their own successful empires. 493 more words

Fashion & Style

on what you don't know....

“Don’t be intimidated by what you don’t know.  That can be your greatest strength

and ensure that you do things differently from everyone else.”   

Sara Blakely


The Richest Women in Fashion, Giorgio Armani's Life Story, and More News to Know

Start your weekend informed with a dispatch on the top fashion news of the moment…

Chic sugar mommas: Seven of the 50 richest self-made women in America made their millions, or billions, through the apparel biz. 136 more words

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