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How to Style a Clear Bucket Bag

ATCD shows three fits that can be worn with our clear bucket bag. We've got all the style tricks covered below.   Outfit 1:Since March 2020, jeans have become a pants of the past, are they really comfortable? In the first outfit, we say ditch the jeans. We like the idea of playing with different colors and patterns on pants. Think comfortable khakis or joggers. We don’t mean the ugly khakis that were the pants of a school uniform once upon a time, but similar to ones that ATCD is rocking or from Gap. Khakis should be high-rise or cropped with a wide leg. Search for ones in different colors or a pattern like checked, plaid, floral, etc. Both types of...

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What's a Clear Bag Policy?

Clear bag policy. The phrase has been buzzing around stadiums, venues, bookstores, and retailers since late 2013. We define a clear bag policy when a venue requires a handbag that is clear plastic, vinyl or PVC under a specific measurement to attend an event. Progression of the term clear bag policy, started with the NFL issuing a notice to leave large bags at home for the Fall 2013 season. The policy stated only clear plastic, vinyl or PVC bags 12x6x12 or smaller would be allowed in. Any smaller handbag should be the size of a gallon Ziploc or clutch bag, which is around the size of a hand.  The goal of the NFL was to build a safer environment and...

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Emily's Etiquette Series: Online Dating

written by: Emily Alston Hinge. Tinder. Bumble. Match.com. POF, better known as Plenty of Fish. These are just a few of the online dating options we have in 2020. How lucky are we? We’re all just one click, one swipe away from our happily ever afters. Ah, love! It’s great.  But it can go wrong! And you can go wrong - online. Not to worry! I’m here to help as always.  Here are my top Do’s and Don’ts for you online daters. The Do’s: Do Use Your Best Selfies for Your ProfileYes, queen - pull out that lookbook and show those potential suitors why your AIM screen name was “VogueModel07” in middle school. Now is your one and only time...

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2020 College Football Season

The smell of fresh cut grass, cooling summer nights, days getting shorter, means only one thing: football season is around the corner. We love planning in August what our Fall will look like: Saturday outfits, tailgates and favorite warm beverages. Not to mention, the Nordstrom Anniversary sale is starting, which brings another level of excitement for Fall trends and the knowledge crisper air upon us. However, the 2020 Fall season will look very different, specifically for college football. So, what’s the scoop on the impending season? Safety. First and foremost, all schools will put safety as their top priority for the season. While most schools are not sure if a season is likely to play out, they are creating new...

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How to Style a Clear Round Tote

ATCD shows three fits that can be worn with our clear round tote. We've got all the style tricks covered below. Outfit 1:Sporty & casual. Think of what Sporty Spice would be wearing in 2020. We like to think she would be in a fun skort, exercise dress or joggers. These bottoms could be paired with an oversized button down that is tied just like ATCD shows with the clear round tote. Having the round tote brings the casual look together. Add a pair of sneakers to be ready for anything the week brings. Outfit 2:Monochrome. We are big into effortless outfits that take almost no time to put together. The simplest way to achieve a monochrome, a favorite classic...

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