Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditIt’s one thing to convince your family to wear “matchy-matchy” outfits in front of the camera so your relatives and friends can gush over them on Facebook, but pulling it off in real life is an entirely different matter. It’s tricky to strike the right balance between cute and cheesy, and ultimately, it just takes too… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 230A chunky necklace is a must-have accessory for fall–and, believe it or not, it’s going to be your go-to piece for next spring, too!
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditHalloween–only the best holiday of the year–is quickly encroaching. I’m sure you’ve already considered your Halloween outfit, but what about Halloween-inspired fingernails? Sure, a solid orange or black is always apropros, but what if I told you could easily take your holiday-themed nails one step further? Well, with the help of me and The Budget Fashionista,… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditYou’ve got a nose for sniffing out terrific deals on the latest fall fashions—if you read this site at all, that’s a given. But when it comes to your eau de essence, it might get a little trickier. Those haute fragrances you love so much often come with a price tag that could finance a small… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 259This post is from our new sister site Mighty Beauty. Rich burgundy, steel gray and hunter green are just some of the beautiful tones you can pick from this fall season when you make your next manicure appointment (or set up your very own at-home “salon”). Neons are also suitable for fall, especially if your… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditRainy days might seem like a recipe for outfit disaster–unless you have the right footwear. So, don’t hope and pray that an umbrella will keep your kicks dry; instead, make a splash, literally, with some stylish rain boots. Whether you go for classic black or try a wacky pattern, you can’t go wrong with this fall… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditEtsy is a mecca of vintage-meets-crafty fabulousness. Like Pinterest, Instagram or Facebook, it sucks me in like a glitter-filled black hole where I spend hours clicking through steampunk couture clothing, retro bubblegum pink telephones and radios, hand-stamped stationery and elegant/kitschy/whimsical jewelry.
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThese Old Navy printed pants are not only a great fit but a great price, too! $15!
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThere’s great fashion on the East and West Coasts, but what about those of us who live in the middle? You may not have grown up in skyscrapers or on surfboards, but you certainly have your own fashion philosophy. Here are ten great Midwest style blogs that will inspire you to spruce up no matter where… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditSince I was a wee child, I’ve had a fixation with miniature-sized things. I would spend hours playing with wee-sized fruits and furniture and animals stuffed into dollhouses, and you can bet your bottom dollar I had a Polly Pocket. A doll that fits in your pocket? Yes, please.
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThe key to finding a great cashmere piece is to understand what makes a good cashmere sweater good. Cashmere is a soft, non-itchy type of wool that originated in the Kashmir region of India from, you guessed it, the cashmere goat. It’s a strong, soft material and is non-bulky. Good cashmere sweaters are often referred to… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShades of brown are all the rage this fall season—even when it comes to makeup. Hues of brown lipstick look stunning on women of color, and these shades are especially lovely in cooler weather. Here are a few varieties of brown lipstick that come alive on all shades of brown skin.
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThere’s a new crop of fashionistas in town, and these media mavens are taking the web by storm. Honing the craft of style journaling since just 2011, it’s clear these gals with growing followings have the “It” factor that’s characteristic of even our favorite veteran bloggers. Look out for these leading ladies to quickly become the… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditDressing for a cocktail party can be a bit of a challenge. Back in the day, there were clear rules- ladies wore knee length skirts with gloves- however as society has become more causal, so has the cocktail party. Regardless, there’s still a few basic rules that will help you not only look your best, but… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditThe following is a guest post from our friends at Lucky. I’ve known for a while that Zara had a home line, but I pushed it to the back of my brain since I also knew it was only available in Europe. To me, that’s like saying Opening Ceremony launched the coolest line of beauty products… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditAny serious nail painting guru knows that independent nail polishes are where it’s at in terms of manicure “wow” factor. Sure, Zoya and China Glaze and Essie and OPI are always coming out with amazing colors and textures and sparkles, but when you’re wearing something that’s a little less “mainstream,” it’s almost as if you have… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditTypically, this deal-minded gal tends to skip any store or Web site that requires a subscription or membership in order to spend money. Such annoying extravagances belong to gyms, magazines and cable TV and border on the fine line of what you can do (if super-frugal) for free: working out, reading and watching basic TV. So… View Post
Share Tweet +1 Pin RedditShares 200A few weeks ago, I was in the kitchen mashing garlic potatoes for a tasty dinner when–all of a sudden–I experienced the traumatic event that is breaking a nail. Based on my reaction and mad dash to the bathroom, my husband thought I’d seriously injured myself. My body was fine. My nail was not.