What to Wear to Work

Michelle Pimm is back with her fashion expertise on what to wear to work. Her advice for networking over coffee was so great, I know you’re going to like this one. So if you just started a new job or need to upgrade your work wardrobe, keep reading! ...more

My Experience With Frownies

Have you ever heard of Frownies? They are basically facial patches made out of brown paper tape. You just wet them, stick them on your wrinkles, and sleep with them! Today, I'd like to share with you my experience with Frownies.  ...more

5 Easy Tips for Longer Hair

It’s been said that hair growth is hereditary. That no matter what you do, the length your hair will grow is ultimately predetermined by genetics. Whether (or not) this is true, one thing is for sure: Growth is only one component of hair length. No ...more

How to Cheat the Crop Top & Skirt Trend

Q. I’d like to get into the cropped top and skirt trend, but I don’t want to expose my midriff in the process. Any suggestions? A. I totally understand where you’re coming from. There are ways to get around this! First, try picking a wide-cut ...more

How to Do a Ballerina Bun

I never got into the sock bun trend because they just look too perfect. I prefer a more classic (but kinda messy) bun. I do my hair like this for my ballet classes, so I don't have to worry about hair flying all over the place. But I also like the ...more

Summer of Orange: Sheer Top + Fluted Orange Skirt (on Super Sale!)

It’s the Summer of Orange, I swear. It’s all I’m wearing these days, guys. I’m sorry…? Nah, not really. I love this color, especially when it comes in neon form. Means not only do I stand out in a crowd, but I also can earn some extra cash directing street traffic. ...more

50 Shades of Grey: Day-to-Night Style Guide

Simple ways to take your shades-of-grey style from day to night, from skater skirt to bodycon dress. ...more
People are also making fashion groupings using the House Colors for the houses of Hogwarts, and ...more

How to Keep Your Wrap Dress From Showing Too Much

Wrap dresses are super flattering, especially for us curvy girls with boobs and hips. However, they also fly open like they’re advertising your goodies for sale. Here's how to fix it. ...more
Yay! I have ginormous boobs and am constantly having to pin and adjust wrap dresses. Totally ...more

Book Review: The Sewists: DIY Projects from 20 Top Designer-Makers

I was recently sent a copy of the new book The Sewists: DIY Projects from 20 Top Designer-Makers by Josephine Perry to review for my blog. It’s a super-cute, handmade take on the DIY movement, chock-full of neat techniques and profiles of 20 makers. The projects range from a handmade pincushion to a gathered waist skirt to an adorable stuffed monster plushie to a piece of embroidered jewelry ....more

Wearing One Statement Earring…A New Trend?

Fashion runways are an interesting phenomenon, and I’ve been privileged to be “in the tents” in NYC for the shows. For the fall 2014 shows, various designers had models sauntering...more

Packing shoes: What works for you?

When I was repacking my suitcase to return home from my BlogHer trip, I remembered seeing this trick of putting your shoes in a shower cap to keep the dirty soles off your clothes. I've never used a shower cap for my hair, so there was still one boxed up on the hotel bathroom counter that I could try out....more

Summer of Orange: Sheer Top + Fluted Orange Skirt (on Super Sale!)

It’s the Summer of Orange, I swear. It’s all I’m wearing these days, guys. I’m sorry…? Nah, not really. I love this color, especially when it comes in neon form. Means not only do I stand out in a crowd, but I also can earn some extra cash directing street traffic. ...more

Wheel O6: Ornaments and Other Glitters

Yet another glitter wheel for Nail Wheel Wednesday, this time dominated by colors scooped up from holiday displays when brands that don't have a core line appear.1. Ornaments unnamed silver (4 coats) [pretty sure these first 7 are Ornaments, from the winter holiday mini sets from 3 or so years ago]2. Ornaments unnamed silver/red (3)3. Ornaments unnamed rose pink (4)4 ....more

Urban Decay Perversion Mascara + Subversion Lash Primer Swatches + Review

Affiliate Links Finally I’ve gotten my hands on the dynamic duo that is the Urban Decay Perversion Mascara and Subversion Lash Primer. Let’s start with some school. Which is, of course, the very thing you want to be doing in July ....more

Indigo Bananas - Hole In The Sky swatches+review

** press sample** Purple flaky goodness is the order of the day with Indigo Bananas Hole In The Sky! This is part of the Summer Rains collection, the same collection that Molten Universe is in. The base is a blue-leaning violet, and it's packed with holographic shimmer and color-shifting flakies ....more

Be Truly Radiant With Arm & Hammer

This post brought to you by Arm & Hammer Truly Radiant. All opinions are 100% mine. Now it’s easier to feel truly radiant with products from Arm & Hammer ....more

50% off ELF Bestsellers! (ends 8/4)

Take 50% off our B-Day Bestsellers collection! This offer is valid through 8/4 on orders of $25 or more with code BDAY50. Shop now! ...more

Reading Lately

My goal this year has been to read a book a month, and so far I am on track or exceeding that number (I have lost track of a few library books I read, ugh!). I thought I'd share a few thoughts on books I've read recently. Seeking Allah, Finding Jesus(I received a complimentary copy of this book for review from BookLook Bloggers)by Nabeel Qureshi4 stars **** This was a fascinating account of a devout Muslim, Nabeel Qureshi, finding Jesus and his strenuous path to acceptance ....more