I haven’t worn boots or shoes that require socks in weeks. My sandals, flip flops, and flats have been in a consistent rotation ever since, which means one thing: I have to get used to doing my nails. I know, I don’t have to have painted fingernails and toenails…but oh, I do.
The perfect bag is super easy to find. Likely, there are hundreds and thousands of ways to carry your stuff. From the petite clutch to the hearty rucksack, the purse that converts in to a backpack or a cross-body crochet number, the variety of styles, sizes, colors, and materials live in the world of galore.
Let’s be real. We select our summer bathing suits based on these two reasons: 1. Do I look and feel totally amazing in this bathing suit? And, if you’re the type of person who tans… 2. What will the tan lines look like? Here’s our picks The One-Piece. Many people I know shy away from the one-piece. They fear looking… View Post
In my opinion: the less, the better. I’ve always thought this, from my days as a kid when I spent a majority of my afternoon in a pink-ribboned bathing suit to my current age as a style minimalist.
When I’m looking for fantastic deals that don’t cut corners on quality, “Zappos” is one of the first words I type in my computer. I remember my neighbor was always getting boxes delivered to her house, and she’d go on and on about how great ordering from them was. That was years ago. To this day, it’s still true: Zappos is… View Post
The tee-shirt dress definitely has its place amidst the relaxed meanderings of weekend casual as the go-to for effortless appeal. But did you know that with a few simple updates this all-in-one can hold its own in the office as well?
I love plants. I mean, I once rescued a “dying” hanging ivy my ex-boss tossed in the trash and now, three years later, I have four new plants from it. However, I’m guilty of keeping plants in the flower pots they came with (often beige and plastic) or worse, my own glassware. Seriously, a coffee mug filled with tangled roots looks nasty after… View Post
Sure, clocks are reminders that Monday morning *sigh* has arrived or that it’s time to meet up with friends. Even though things like keeping track of how long the lasagna’s been in the oven isn’t the most exciting thing in the world, our clocks can be. Who says they have to all be doctor’s office basic? Cool clocks can dress up our homes… View Post
What to get your mother for Mothers’ Day? I was this close to getting her flowers—especially after all the coupons and discounts I’ve received over the past few weeks. However, let’s be real—mom is more special than flowers!
Perhaps the beautiful cathedral that will host your “I DOs” has an unspoken dresses-must-be-below-the-knees rule, or perhaps you’re just tired of short dresses in silk taffeta. Whatever the reason, we’ve long been getting comments asking us to feature longer bridesmaids dresses. Here are 8 beautiful gowns that are budget-friendly. Your bridesmaids will thank you.
While summer 2012 is all about color (from pastel pinks to neon green), it can be difficult to find out which is the best color for your skin tone. So we put together a list of rules you can use to choose clothes that flatter your coloring, every time. 3 Rules for Choosing the Best Color for Your Skin Tone 1…. View Post
Love animals? Fashion does, too! Here are some of our favorite sites that are animal-friendly and totally trendy.
Bangs are the new black. These days, hairstyles with bangs can look good on everyone. The trick is tailoring your bangs to the shape of your face and then styling them to match your age and, well, your vibe. Think of bangs as the little black dress of hairstyles–there are many options and you’re sure to find one that suits you.
What’s not to love about ASOS, the UK-based online-only, global fashion and beauty retailer. Here are our 11 top “whys” but not in any particular ranking. No. 1 It’s just great to see on Asos.com’s site so many pieces of clothing in the $30-$40 range on a regular basis. Asos currently is running a sale where prices have been cut up… View Post
Ode to the dress: The one-piece wonder that let’s you get dressed better and faster than your casual go-to pair of jeans and cotton t-shirt, you let us look polished and put together in seconds. Comfortable, chic, and spicier than ever, you truly know how to heat up any day with a swoosh of fabric or flash of knee. We… View Post
Along with the warmer weather comes skin-baring styles like halter tops. No, we’re not talking about tops that show virtually all of our um, Kardashians, but ones that let us show skin in all the right places . . . dressy halter tops can look stylish and sexy without looking like we frequent a seedy street corner.
One of my favorite quotes is from a movie, and it takes place in a restaurant: “I’ll have what she’s having.” Sound familiar? It also applies to style—whenever I see a fellow fashionista in a super cool and unique outfit, I say to myself “I want what she’s wearing.”
When it comes to jeans for plus sizes we could go as far as saying that this is an area for plus sizes that is not lacking. There are a number of plus size denim brands (including straight brands like Paige Premium, James, and Citizens for Humanity which come in plus sizes), that hug curves, hide muffin tops, and makes… View Post