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NYE Beauty & A Giveaway

With Christmas behind us, we find ourselves now scrambling to make NYE plans with friends followed all too quickly but the daunting question do 'what in the hell am I going to wear?'  Inevitably what look you go with will be determined by your plans for the evening and while so many people despise NYE I personally love it, it's just another excuse to dress up, glam up and have a damn good time with ...

Gift Guide: The Beauty Obsessed

Be it for your sister, best friend or mom, beauty gifts are always a great route to go, especially for those who seemingly have everything already. I personally have a makeup artist for a sister so it gets tricky, hence why I've also included few beauty 'inspired' items that have caught my eye this season. The actual beauty products that I've included are products that I swear by, for instance one is a miracle worker or this Panasonic ...

Recreating the look: Indian Summer

On Monday, I shared the stunning shoot I did in Texas a little while back and today, thanks to so many inquiring about how to recreate the hair and makeup that my ridiculously talented makeup artist managed to whip up on me. I loved how she played up my hazel eyes with the vibrant purple hued shadows and created lush beach waves interwoven in with a loose french braid wrapped just right.  I know what ...

It’s the Chicest Time of the Year!

Summer has officially come and gone, we’re now in the full on throws of Fashion Week {or month depending on just how cool you are.} But there is so much to love and embrace about the buzz that NYFW brings to NYC. Sure there are some questioning the validity and relevance of fashion week with the “public” {aka: bloggers} being invited to shows and presentations that were once like the golden tickets of the fashion ...

Christmas has cometh early

Nordstrom’s Annual Anniversary Sale is back and just as in years past, It’s like a shoppers paradise, especially if you’re located in NYC {there’s no sales tax!!!!}. When I was in high school Nordstrom was one of my first jobs, I worked in the BP and Savvy departments and from then on out I was hooked on not only the brands the store stocked {they always had my faves!} but also because of their unprecedented ...

Giving the Head-wrap a Go

I recently attended a fun little warm weather kick-off event at the amazing Bumble & Bumble salon in the Meatpacking District hosted along with the ever lovely Lulu Frost to launch her brand new Spring-Summer head wrap collection. The designer herself, Liza Selzer, was on hand dishing on styling tips, talking about her latest collection and talking about the newest headwrap collection, which come to find out is a project very near and dear to ...