Socialite Spotlight: Christine Yoo

CHRISTINE YOO, FILMMAKER

By: Ra’Kenna Joseph   Wiles caught up with American writer, director, and producer extraordinaire Christine Yoo to talk weddings and her new feature film Wedding Palace that will be in select theaters September 27th. (Yoo also distributed the film.)   Wiles: Tell us about your new movie. Yoo: Wedding Palace has been called the Korean-American “My [...]

FASHION & BEAUTY: GLAMORAMA 2013

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Macy’s Passport Presents Glamorama 2013 illuminated downtown Los Angeles with this year’s theme “Fashion in a New Light” at the Orpheum Theatre on Thursday, September 12. The star-studded fundraiser, which also visits Minneapolis, Chicago and San Francisco, brought together musical performances, the best of fall fashion, and the most glam after-party in town for one [...]

WORLD VIEW: JAPAN’S WORKING MOMS

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Japan’s Working Moms By Rashida Wallace  The employment rate among Japanese women is currently at the lowest rate compared to other developed economies, including the United States. The reason being is that after the birth of a Japanese woman’s first child, two-thirds of these women leave the workforce for years, and some leave permanently. According to [...]

DRESS FOR SUCCESS!

Dress for Success 2013 Save the Date

WILES STYLE – LUXURY LIVING

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WILES STYLE: LUXURY LIVING By Briget Boyd Luxury living is as much a state of mind as it is a state of being. It can be achieved by simply reflecting on a childhood memory of a special place, having an interest in a particular time period, or being inspired by a culture. When transforming your [...]

WHAT HE WANTS: OFFICE ROMANCE

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OFFICE ROMANCE: DOES IT WORK AT WORK? By Marc Alexander Can romance survive and thrive amidst the cubicles, fax machines and smell of whiteout? Is it worth the risk of awkwardness and gossip to make a co-worker your Boo? The answer is fluid and conditional, it is specific and mercurial depending on the parties involved. [...]

FEATURES: THE HELP (MATE)

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The Help (Mate) By Drew Dorsey Wanted: Hardworking, committed, patient, multi-tasker who can cook, clean, nurture and budget. Solid time management, effective communication and active listening skills are required. Must be a team player who can also work independently when necessary. Previous experience is helpful, but not necessarily preferred. Hours – 24 hours a day,7 [...]

HEALTH & WELLNESS: THE BIZ OF AGING

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The Business of Healthy Aging By Beverly Calero Busy women are constantly making lists, and a healthy diet and lifestyle can usually be found at the top of those lists! But lifestyles change as we move through our 20s to our 30s and beyond. So, to keep us on our toes and ready to enjoy [...]

PURSE STRINGS – A Salute to Women In The Military

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HER WAR II By Wiles Magazine As part of our efforts this month to honor working women, everywhere,  Wiles Magazine is particularly proud to salute women who have made protecting and serving their country their career of choice!  So, just how many women are currently serving in the U.S. military? Current studies show: Approximately 76,193 women are [...]