Archive for the 'Fashion' Category

5 Packing Essentials for Germany in the Fall & Winter

Sunday, November 22nd, 2015

As a professional and constant domestic traveler who lives in Arizona, I found myself feeling a little lost when faced with packing for a late-October vacation to Northern Germany. I scoured pinterest, travel podcasts and blog posts and got a lot of good advice. While I did okay with my choices, I’ll share what worked, […]

Top 3 Fashion Apps

Thursday, February 5th, 2015

Maintaining Style in the Mobile Age Some of the best fashion apps on the market Fashion is a multibillion-dollar global enterprise. Because more than 72.5 million people own smartphones, lifestyle brands and retailers are diligently mastering the art of mobile marketing to catch customers’ attention and retain their loyalty. The mobile market industry is a […]

Drugstore Dupe for Benefit’s They’re REAL Mascara

Monday, September 15th, 2014

Love Benefit’s iconic “They’re REAL” Mascara but hate the hefty $24 price tag? Me too. On a whim, I tried L’Oreal Voluminous Butterfly Mascara and as it turns out, it is SO similar to They’re Real! I arguably like it even better, as it’s a teeny bit more volumizing. I got great length and volume, […]

Top 5 Work Wear Trends, Spring 2013

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

Sometimes it’s easy to fall into a rut with the clothes we wear to the office. I love that some of the key trends this season can easily be translated into career chic! I picked five of my favorite spring trends and found pieces to match from and how they can keep you looking […]

Fashion find: Must have for spring

Tuesday, March 5th, 2013

I happened across this belt this weekend, and I’m in love! I didn’t give it a second look online, but I saw it in person I had to have it. In fact, I might grab it in a few more colors. This one is Coral, and I have my eye on the neon yellow as […]

8 Must Have Summer 2012 Fashion Finds

Monday, May 21st, 2012

Summer 2012 is upon us! I found myself looking for some key pieces to update my wardrobe to stay cute and ahead of the fashion curve (or at least not behind it!) Overall, the feel for 2012 is romantic, feminine, flouncy, airy and full of movement. Think uber girly, pastel, floral and lace. Also keep […]

Fashion- Review

Sunday, July 24th, 2011

You may have heard of ShoeDazzle– a service that after a brief questionare, a team of personal stylists selects shoes that- based on your style profile- you’re sure to love. All for a tempting and affordable price of only $39.99. I’m a lover of bargains in the name of fashion, so I signed up, answered […]

Beauty: How much do you spend on your hair?

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

For a long time I’ve been really self-conscience about my hair. I got my first gray hair in high school and I’m pretty sure I haven’t seen my natural hair color since then. I’m afraid to think what’s under the years of color. In my early twenties I used the good store brand hair color, […]

Beauty: Drugstore lipstick gem

Monday, May 2nd, 2011

Happy makeup Monday! My current lip obsession? Gentleman Prefer Pink by Revlon. Cheap, chic and colorful! Wear it solo or topped with gloss, either way it’s super hot, fun shade of pink for summer. Afraid of bright colors? This is a good one to try- it’s bold enough to make a statement but wearable enough […]

Fashion: Trend- High Heeled Sneakers

Monday, April 25th, 2011

The thought of high heeled sneakers originally conjured up memories of the 1992 John Ritter movie “Stay Tuned” when the his wife (as a cartoon mouse) was appalled at her footwear. Apparently, this idea has made it’s way onto runways for Fall 2011. DKNY Women’s Regina Sneaker Wedges- $79. See by Chloe Wedge Sneaker- $345 […]