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Style magazine: Fall style

The low-down on fashion’s cooling trend, 10 looks brides love right now, and more.

Style on the Street | For the Guys

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The Berklee jazz professor and performer riffs on dressing for his two big roles.

sips

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/15/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/Jumpin-Jack-Smash.jpg Crossover cocktails mix beer and spirits

Beer cocktails aren’t new, but their rising popularity has spawned entire sections of them on drink menus around the region.

lifestyle

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The workout involves small, isometric movements, and baffling instructions to create a lean physique without bulk.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/15/BostonGlobe.com/Travel/Images/D_BAIR_theme%20cruise_KISS%20with%20fans_P1070766_1.jpeg All aboard, cat lovers and KISS fans

Imagine a cruise ship filled with cat lovers, cougars, or folks dressed as Frodo, or a boatload of chaps who are all named James Smith.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/04/11/BostonGlobe.com/Boston/Images/8b124ef1fe0b4c9b908f056dcd09439d-8b124ef1fe0b4c9b908f056dcd09439d-0.jpg When good cruises go bad

Our friend calls it “the cruise from hell.” The weather turned sour and the seas were rough; yet the captain forged onward.

Dresses for autumn brides

Styles to consider for sophisticated fall and winter weddings.

Style on the Street | Down the Aisle

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/15/BostonGlobe.com/Magazine/Images/FSMAG0921_Wedfur-bolero.jpg Perfect accessories for cool-weather weddings

Personalize your special dress with deep gold, frosty silver, lush beading, delicate feathers.

Globe Magazine

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Cool trips for thrill seekers.

Fall Arts Preview

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//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2014/09/06/BostonGlobe.com/Arts/Images/fallarts--90x90.jpg Fall arts offerings

Play revisits a polarizing New England figure, Cambridge dance centers go for a spin, plus critics’ picks.

Style

Style on the Street | Hot List

Chelsea boots, sassy sweats, and more

A longtime wardrobe staple of English rockers, chunky do-it-yourself knits, and design-your-own sweat shirts are trendy this season.