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Chanel Couture’s Grand Finale? A Pregnant Model

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It's Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris, where the highest of the high end designers are showcasing their latest sartorial confections. From Dior to Versace, beautiful gowns have taken over the streets of the City of Light -- including those from Chanel. In case you weren't at the Chanel show (it's okay, our invite got lost... read more

Why All Moms-to-Be Should Stand Up for Kim Kardashian and Her Pregnancy Weight Gain

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Before we go any further, let’s get one thing straight: I am not a Kardashian fan. I’ve never watched any of their shows. I still don’t quite understand how or why they are famous. But they have permeated popular culture and now I find myself in the unlikeliest of places: defending Kim Kardashian.... read more

Why I Wish I Had Taken Maternity Photos

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A good friend of mine recently welcomed her third baby. When I stopped by to meet that little bundle, she showed me some gorgeous photos a photographer friend of hers had taken the previous month to capture the last few weeks of her pregnancy. My friend looked beautiful, peaceful, serene. So maternal. As I thumbed... read more

Baby Shower Spotlight: Deliciously Creative Dessert Displays!

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No matter what theme you're going for, one rule reigns when it comes to baby shower: Dessert. Over. Everything. It doesn't matter if the food was prepared by Wolfgang Puck and you've got Mario Batali whipping up some festive appetizers in the kitchen. No, when it comes time for the after dinner treat, dessert is... read more