Fashion in abundance is a sweet, sweet thing. Jewelry however is a hefty investment and when you find something you love, tends to stay on you through showers, parties and fierce vacations. One of the perks of being a girl is getting to wear fabulous sparkly things that make us feel amazing even if we are rocking our latest yoga gear. While I might have an entire drawer (or two) filled with jewelry that I have picked up along the way from travels and sample sales, I always wear my go to pieces.
While winter has definitely been tricking us with an injection of a hot day here and there, one thing is for certain. Just step into any retail store and you will see that spring is in full swing. Not sure I can get down with that quite yet since I have a constant chill in my bones but hey, you gotta switch the mindset sooner or later.
Babes go berserk over Balenciaga… but why? IT MAKES A STATEMENT! Those biker bags just can’t stay in stock and fashionistas worldwide can’t get enough of the avant-garde structural pieces in the collections. A fashion rebel, founder Cristóbal Balenciaga closed his fashion house in 1968 and died in 1972. The house lay dormant until 1986. Several designers who have worked for the famed fashion house have gone on to be “quite famous” themselves… Oscar De La Renta, Emanuel Ungaro and Hubert de Givenchy just to name a few.
Have wayyyyy too much stuff in your closet and need some extra cash for that ski trip to Park City? Then it’s time to jump onboard the resale train ladies! It’s a no lose situation. Resale, consignment, pawn shops, thrift shops… people often get confused. Looking for a killer luxury find – then a consignment boutique is certainly where you’ll need to head.
I constantly scan my closet every single morning and think I have nothing to wear to work! Tights make me feel like I am suffocating and slacks make me feel like I am headed to a depo in court... There has to be more options! Let’s please have a moment of honesty here… Don’t you want to mush all your weekend wear into the work week so you feel like yourself while closing that killer deal?
Love it or hate it, Valentine's Day is a hop, skip and jump away. If you hate it, then it’s time to jump on Bumble and get yourself a honey… If you love it, then we have plenty of info to make sure your dreamy night ends up delicious and steamy. Call it a Hallmark holiday or a good excuse to have a killer meal and buy a new sick outfit! Are you coupling up for cuffing season or rolling downtown in a taxi packed with your girl squad?
Round, heart shaped, oval… ya ya – you’ve heard people say how beautiful you are and then compliment your face shape. I have to be honest… I don’t always take it as a flattering note when a mention of my round face comes into play. Face shapes have certain silhouettes that accentuate and flatter.
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