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Susan G. Komen North Jersey

Susan G. Komen North Jersey Pink Tie Party

On April 7, #HipNJ celebrated the 20th anniversary of Susan G. Komen North Jersey at the annual Pink Tie Party! Over 500 attendees packed Westmount Country Club in Woodland Park to pay homage to the 2017 Honorees, which included the organization’s founders Deborah Q. Belfatto, Kathleen Hubert-McKenna and Lisa Marie Herschli; RWJ Barnabas Health and Wakefern Food Corporation/ShopRite! It was a fabulous night filled with love, energy and hope that one day we can end breast cancer forever!

#HipNJ’s Lisa Marie Latino interviewed some of the nights VIP’s on Facebook Live. Thousands of you tuned in to hear from Komen North Jersey Executive Director, Kelly Nagle Witkowski; Pink Tie Party co-chair Rosemary Scoppetuolo; twenty-one year breast cancer survivor Kathi Edelson Wolder and Deb and Joe Belfatto

You can view additional photos of the evening here. To access the Facebook Live videos, scroll down below! 

The 41st Annual Cherry Blossom Festival

It’s that beautiful time of year again when the weather starts warming up and the flowers start blooming. Have you gone to see the 41st Annual Cherry Blossom Festival yet?  Don’t worry if you haven’t, #HipNJ is here to remind you.

Branch Brook Park holds events up until April 23rd. You should come see why we’re known as the Garden State. 

New Jersey has the largest collection of cherry blossoms in the country, 5,000. (Go hard or go home!) Visitors from all around head towards Newark, NJ to admire it’s beauty. Don’t miss out! Cherry blossoms aren’t in bloom for  long.  

Click here for a list of events!

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2017 Spring Fashion Trends

Looking cute this spring is not going to be hard to accomplish. #HipNewJersey has a few trends that everyone should know before they leave the house this season.

Do you want to look stylish and comfortable when going to school, work or running errands? Athleisure is the best way to accomplish that. Athleisure wear is an acceptable way to wear your gym clothes outside of the gym.

We all remember Britney Spears and Justin Timberlake’s take on denim fashion, thank goodness we have figured out how to move past that. Denim jackets are simple and complement various outfits. 

Ah stripes! I know a lot of us are afraid to wear stripes – but donโ€™t be. Stripes are in this spring and we are loving them. This season, the bolder the better.

Is pink the new black? Maybe not, but having a few pink staple pieces in your wardrobe is a must. A pink jacket or a pair of pink pants can turn any outfit into a fashion statement.

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Miss Selena Quintanilla created the bustier look that we love and now itโ€™s coming back. Showing off your bralettes are everything this spring. Pairing your bralette with high waisted pants and a denim jacket makes for an ultimate go-to look. Another way to show off your bralette in a more modest way is to throw on a sheer top.