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About Rachel

My name is Rachel Boudreau. I am 24 years old and have been blogging for the Bangor Daily News for almost a year. I am a Certified Personal Shopper and a Certified Fashion Stylist. I have always had a complete love and desire for anything fashion. I have recently started studying French fashion, (Dior, Chanel, Louis Vuitton, etc.) I watch all of the high fashion runway shows every spring and fall. I love shopping for people and picking out clothes for them because I like when people try things they normally would not, that, after all, is how you find new things you like! Happy reading!!!

What is Tophatter?

Have you heard about Tophatter yet? If you have and are unsure about it, let me help you…if you do not know what it is, I will again, help you! I am currently OBSESSED with this app (also a website, I will link it below.) *Disclaimer 1* I am doing this blog solely for information; […]

Holiday Outfits

Happy Sunday everyone!!!! It is already October 12…a month and a half from now it will be Thanksgiving, and a month after that, it will be Christmas…STOP THE MADNESS!! I love love love the holidays! I hate the snow, but the holidays are great! Tons of family and friends and food, AND FASHION! I always […]

Fashion and Etiquette

It is not really my preference to write about “negative” feelings and happenings on my blog, but there is something that needs to be said about Fashion Week and Etiquette… If you do not know what I am talking about, I am talking about Kim Kardashian-West and Kanye West arriving 40 minutes late to the […]

Short Update

Hey all! I am sure most of you are wondering why I am not blogging as much…well here is why. I have moved to Massachusetts (Amesbury, MA) 2 weeks ago…I am now in an actual career which is a little scary. I have a few blogs I need to write, however my life is in […]

Fall Trends for 2014

I know what you’re thinking…”you’re posting about fall already!?” Sorry break it to you guys, but yes…its getting to be that time of year again…we only have a few more weeks of summer! Kids are going back to school, soon we will be raking our yards. Because fashion weeks have two major shows, spring/summer and […]

How Does Fashion Week Work?

A lot of people often wonder how fashion weeks work…it is a valid question! Not a lot of people know how they work…so let me break it down for you. There are basically always a fashion show going on…however there is the major four fashion weeks that most people follow: 1. Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week (NYC) […]

Michael Kors Stock Drops

I do not expect you guys to follow stocks and the New York Stock Exchange, however, my father does, and this morning the men on the tv were talking about how the Michael Kors stock dropped 4%. So what does this mean to you, the fashion buyer… It means that Michael Kors may not be […]

Womens Guide to Football Attire

It is the start of football season! For most women, your first reaction is, “so?”, but most men are all rallied up. For men, football season means football parties, food, beer, fantasy football, and friends. If you have a boyfriend who loves football, you will probably be tagging along with him to the parties or […]

How To Determine Your Personal Style

Personal style is (for most people) extremely hard to figure out. With all of the runway shows that are showing you what is going to be in style next season; then there are the smaller companies that you can buy at J.C Penny, Sears, etc. Plus there are stores like Hollister, Abercrombie, American Eagle and […]

How To Find The Perfect Purse

When I think about a woman and her purse, I think of this scene in the Devil Wears Prada: Nate: Why do women need so many bags? Lilly: Shut up. Nate: You have one, you put all your junk in it, and you’re done! Doug: Fashion is not about utility. An accessory is merely a […]