Beauty Battle: Gel vs Liquid Eyeliner

Ding ding ding! New year, new battle ladies and this time it’s all eyes on eyeliner. The newest and trendiest eyeliner choices are gel and liquid, but which liner comes out on top? I’m here to break down the pros and cons to help you choose your champion.   Gel Time   First up we … Continue Reading

#4U2Read: Floral Crowns & Bar-Cart Cravings

Hi there and Happy Sunday. This week was struck with tragedy in Colorado. I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the victims in the movie theater shooting and am deeply saddened by such an unbelievable event. It’s hard not to think about it and watch every piece of news on the matter, but sometimes you … Continue Reading

#4U2Read: Nail Necessities & A Blog For Boyfriends

Hi there and Happy Sunday! I just woke up (it’s after 1pm!) and SO needed that sleep. This week included filming a slew of TV segments, a blog seminar with the super-star blogger Meg of Mimi+Meg (also got to meet Lara of The Glossarie – love that site!), deep cleaning my apartment, missing my roomie/boyfriend – … Continue Reading

Sale-Rack Report: Beach-Chic Pants Under $20

Can you believe that it’s already the end of June? With temperatures rising to scorching, with a few days reaching into sizzling, summer is here and here to stay. With Independence Day this week, many of us (myself not included, unfortunately) are off to the beach for some tanning, swimming, barbecuing, and catching up with … Continue Reading

Are Your Ready For This Jelly? Shoes Under $50!

Remember those jelly shoes you had as a little kid? They came in pink, purple, orange, and even had sparkly designs. If I saved my old pair, my eight-year-old self would fit in them, but my foot has grown a bit since then, as has my taste. I still like that youthful vibe jelly shoes … Continue Reading

#4U2Read: Zap Zits w/ Cocktails & DIY Day-Glow Nails

Hello, and happy Sunday! Hope you slept in and are smelling something amazing cooking in the kitchen. My boyfriend is whipping up who knows what, but I suspect it’s eggs (hopefully with goat cheese!). While you eat something delish on what’s hopefully your day of rest, here are a few fashionable reads I hand selected … Continue Reading

Sale-Rack Report: Free People Flutter Tee

Hipster or not, Free People is an addiction – a dangerous addiction. Because Free People? Not so free. Between the cute clothes and not-so-cute price tags, it’s pretty easy to drop the equivalent of a semester’s textbooks worth of cash in one Free People spree. Je n’aime pas… Luckily, what is for sale often ends up on sale. … Continue Reading

Clothing Swap Party Time!

Looking for some new threads to add to your wardrobe? Duh! If you are reading this blog, odds are you like clothes, and shoes, and bags, and fashion of course! Well I’ve just attended my first clothing swap party and it was a total hit. Grab your stylish girlfriends, bring gently worn clothes you’re not … Continue Reading

Would You Buy? Bandeau Bras on a Budget

Bandeau bra time! I love wearing loose clothes, not too loose, but I like sheer shirts and and those tanks with the wide arm holes. A regular strapless bra just doesn’t look right with this style. I’m realizing in many of my blog posts I mention pairing items with a bandeau, but I don’t even … Continue Reading

Make Your Bust Bigger With This Bikini

It’s already the middle of July and I haven’t even blogged about bikinis! I know, I suck. But what doesn’t suck is this ruffle bikini via Target. Not only are ruffles trendy, but do wonders for a tiny bust. It instantly adds volume without looking fake or like you’re wearing a bra (I hate those bikini … Continue Reading