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By Ellen Byerrum

Home of the helmet hairdo and congressional comb-over, Washington, D.C., is a hotbed of style pretend pas. If a person may still recognize, it’s “Crimes of Fashion” columnist Lacey Smithsonian. She dishes out suggestion to the scandal-scorched and clothing-clueless, doing her half to alter this town—one style sufferer at a time....

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Washington, D.C., model reporter Lacey Smithsonian has continuously believed outfits should be magical, yet she’s by no means idea they are often cursed. previously. Lacey’s ally, Stella, is ultimately getting married, and at her bachelorette social gathering, fellow bridesmaid—and fortune-teller—Marie Largesse arrives with a beautiful Russian scarf. a scarf, Marie warns, which may both bless or curse the wearer. whilst a celebration crasher who mocks the scarf is located useless tomorrow, the opposite visitors worry the curse has been unleashed. yet Lacey has her doubts, and she or he needs to hire all her Extra-Fashionary notion to catch a villain who has vowed that no-one at this marriage ceremony will stay fortunately ever after….

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Like I stated, I’m waltzing down the aisle. within the crimson. issues really appear to be figuring out for me, for as soon as. yet it’s consistently anything, isn’t it? Like her. I can’t think she had the nerve to teach up. ” “Who? ” Lacey scanned the room. “Rosalie—the buttinsky having her palm learn. My cousin. ” Stella indicated the frizzy-haired bridesmaid huddling with Marie. Rosalie’s hair was once a creature with a brain of its personal. Medusa-like, it had began the night curly after which exploded right into a ball of baling cord, courtesy of the D. C. humidity. regardless of her hair, Rosalie having a good time. “You invited her, didn’t you? ” “Well, kinda, sorta. My mom compelled her on me. I suggest, i've got lots of bridesmaids with no her. Bridesmaids i really like. yet she’s kinfolk. ” Lacey took a more in-depth examine Stella’s cousin. beneath Rosalie’s wild curly hair have been brown eyes, blotchy epidermis, and flat cheekbones. It used to be a undeniable face that may were stronger with slightly refined make-up. She wore a sleeveless eco-friendly sheath that made her epidermis glance a bit olive. It was once a bit too tight, and a bit too lengthy, and her black sneakers have been too heavy for a gentle spring costume. evidently Stella hadn’t had an opportunity to make over her cousin—yet. The stylist grimaced as she defined, “Rosalie’s a bookkeeper for an car provide shop close to Princeton—not the great facet of Princeton either—but she’s now not precisely a customary Jersey woman. examine her! uninteresting, boring, boring. ” Lacey suggestion a rosy-hued bridesmaid gown, regardless of how dreadful it'd be, may perk up the woman’s appears to be like and make Rosalie a bit rosier. “She’ll most likely freshen up properly. ” “Optimist,” Stella stated. Marie entire telling her fortune and Rosalie gazed at Stella with a mixture of admiration and envy. and doubtless worry. “So, Rosalie, what’s the outlook, fortune-wise? ” Stella requested. “I’m going to fulfill a superb guy,” Rosalie acknowledged. “Where and whilst and who, that’s all a bit fuzzy. yet she acknowledged it’ll be raining. ” “If Marie says rain, convey your umbrella. ” Lacey smiled and positioned her hand out to shake. “Hi, I’m Lacey. ” Rosalie squeezed her hand, starstruck. “I be aware of! I learn the papers. Lacey Smithsonian. You and Stella have such intriguing lives. ” “Busy, at any rate,” Lacey stated. “Have you picked out your costume but? ” Rosalie’s hair bobbed as she nodded enthusiastically. “It’s relatively crimson. i am hoping you love it. I’m so excited! I’ve by no means been a bridesmaid sooner than. ” Stella grabbed a hank of Rosalie’s hair. “And you by no means might be back if we don’t do whatever with that hair! I made an appointment for you the next day to come at Stylettos, earlier than you head again to Jersey. and you may get a blowout Saturday morning sooner than the marriage. ok? ” “Wait a minute, Stel. ” Rosalie appeared cautious. “Remember the final time? ” Fellow bridesmaid Michelle picked up her cue. “Stella says you’d like whatever new and glossy. I’ll take excellent care of you. ” The assistant supervisor of Stylettos, Michelle used to be captivating and soft-spoken, the place Stella was once opinionated and loud.

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