Look up! The Perseid meteor shower is happening (peaks August 11-12) and I couldn’t be more excited. There’s something magical about catching a glimpse of shooting stars. Confession: I still make a wish when I see one. For the Perseids shower, there might be up to 70 an hour. Hmmm. That’s a lot of wishes. But I digress. For celestial seekers like […]
What: HuffPost recently came up with 9 tricks to make clothes look expensive, including tailoring outfits and visiting your shoemaker regularly.
What: Summer apparel and last-chance swimwear top the best things to buy in August, according to Dealnews.
These days, I’m all about stylish eyeglass cases. Let’s just say I recently had enough of my contact lenses (they’d keep falling on the floor as I put them in or worse, fold over while in my eye). So, I decided to enter the world of eyeglasses. However, like most people with a new purchase, I’ve become very cautious […]
Being a die hard fan of eco-fashion, I’ve always wondered why the industry was so focused on “green” materials. Don’t get me wrong, I love me a hemp dress or some organic cotton trousers every once and a while.. but what about constructing clothing that will last in rain, sleet or snow? What about a […]
So eBay recently announced its new 3D printing app, eBay Exact, where we can customize jewelry (among other things). Jewelry from a printer? How neat is that? To think this is no hologram-ish or sci-fi thing – it’s totally wearable jewelry made with the help of some concepts, spiffy software and a 3D printer.
As a fan of everything summer, it’s not uncommon that I’ll overindulge. As we all know, the most difficult rebound is to come back from a day in the sun. Everything available always seems to be pre-sun (sunscreen) or post-burn (aloe) and only available over the counter. Being a thrifty gal, this summer I decided […]
What: Dealnews shares three nifty tips on how to save on back to school wardrobe.
Let’s face it, we’re busy ladies. Wristlets to the rescue! Especially in the summer, when we’re carrying lounge chairs to the beach, heading to our BFFs wedding and grocery shopping for picnics, we want to keep life organized – and still look cute doing it.
Forever 21 has lowered summer staples for your wardrobe to $10.00 and under!! Take a look at five of the must have’s from this charming and uber-affordable collection: [ 1012]