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It's that time of the year again?when stores around the city prep for Halloween by transitioning their windows from what's most attractive to what's scariest. All this week we'll be peeking at ghoulish displays of boutiques of Bleecker Street. Next up, Lulu Guinness' black lips.
Many of the halloween windows to come will be the typical gruesome, skeletons and hobgoblins sort, but how does a classy and cute little shop like Lulu Guinness show their spirit for the season. Like this, with a simple window that highlights one of their famous items?the lips-shaped clutch in this case (Katy Perry is a fan)?and makes it part of a haunting, but beautiful little trick.
Passersby will see the black hair and closed eyes on the window, but it takes a few seconds' glance longer to realize that a studded, black lips clutch just inside completes the face. It's very girly, but also is an appropriate nod to Halloween from Lulu. Alright, that's enough of the light stuff; tomorrow we dig into the truly ghoulish windows of Bleecker Street.
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