Don’t be afraid of Color

Are you the girl that looks in her closet and it is a sea of black, grey and white. Yes, black is slimming, yes its easy to grab and go, and yes it goes with everything but bring some happiness into that closet of yours! Color is fun, fabulous, and brings happiness to others. You…

Summer Beauty Must Haves

Summer is right around the corner! Thank god! Can’t wait for longer days, warm nights, the beach, and sun-kissed skin. Here are a few summer essentials I can’t live without. My skin tans pretty easily but it can also be super pale until a couple of weeks of summer go by. To get me over the hump…

Are you a Maxxinista?

First of all did you know that this term is actually in the Urban Dictionary! It states a Maxxinista is a  person who shops at the discount designer department store TJ Maxx. One who finds unique and original designer items at discount prices. Some individuals are obsessed with the store and even know what days they…

Spring Trend: Embroidery

The idea is whimsical so have fun with it and add a pop of color to your outfit. Embroidery is the handicraft of decorating fabric or other materials with needle and thread or yarn. This season you are seeing lots of big floral prints or little grouping of flowers. It takes your basic item and makes it…

Favorite Online Retailers

Online shopping has become my new norm. I love filling up my basket with every item I want to own, which literally could be 20 things in one sitting. Then I go through my basket and filter out the things that aren’t really practical or too expensive. So in the end I’m left with 5-10…

RUFFLES, RUFFLES, RUFFLES

  Ruffles are more popular than ever! They are on everything tops, dresses, bathing suits, skirts and handbags! You can not go wrong with a ruffle this season. The key is to find a ruffle size that you are comfortable with. For example the small ruffle on the shoulder of the Top Shop black and…

The Many Ways to Wear a Leather Jacket

As fall approaches one of the staples in your wardrobe should be a great black leather jacket. Contrary to what you may believe this jacket can be extremely versatile. Let’s start by talking about the fit. Look for a jacket that is comfortable in the arms. What does that mean? You want to be able…

CRUSHED VELVET

There aren’t too many things that are as luxurious as velvet, and the ’90’s brought us loads of it in the crushed variety.  Crushed velvet in particular is produced by pressing the fabric down in different directions, thus making the fabric very lustrous. This fall season many, if not most, retailers and online outlets are…

Lash Boost

  Get lush, longer-looking lashes in just four weeks with Rodan and Fields ENHANCEMENTS Lash Boost™. This nightly eyelash-conditioning serum features a unique proprietary formula that improves the appearance of lash volume and length for lashes that are 100% real, 100% yours. In weeks, you’ll be wondering if you need mascara at all. Available starting…

Fall Boot Guide

Over the knee boot– No longer for your pretty women Halloween costume. These boots are a must have for this season. If this will be your first over the knee purchase I suggest purchasing your boot in black. A couple things to note with over the knee boots. To make your boot more casual buy…