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
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
When I was barely 13, I started wearing makeup, lots of makeup. As if overnight, I went from a girl who won ribbons at school for handball, made a cardboard castle for my guinea pig and played hide-and-seek with the neighborhood kids to a sultry ...more
Warmer weather is here, and it’s time to set those toes free! For running around during hot months, I like a flat or low-heeled sandal. Sometimes the occasion calls for casual; other times, the sandal should be a bit dressier. So here, in no ...more
Once inside the thrift store, I was in AWE. I wasn’t ready for the scent of mothballs hitting my nose, but my eyes had never seen so much beauty in one warehouse. This hideaway housed vintage pant suits, '80s-styled clutches, and a ton of sparkly jackets calling my name like a heavenly choir.
The burn of a relaxer on my tender scalp.The hiss of the hot comb against my untamed roots.The fear of moisture in all of its iterations: rain, sweat, ocean.The anguish of getting the most minor trim because length--not health--was paramount.These are the memories I carry of the never-ending battle to hide the state of my kinky hair. It's an experience belonging to sisters all over the globe, this fight to make our hair submit to societal standards of what is acceptable and proper....more
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.
Where are all the Vineyard Vines fan? I wear their pieces all the time, however this foam hat seemed to upset a few of my friends. They teased me for almost an hour via Facebook & Instagram. Regardless, I stand my ground, this foam hat is super cute.View my blog at www.stylegonerogue.com...more
I'm in a major moment of re-use these days. The main reason for this is that my closet in Los Angeles is pitiably small, and there's simply NO ROOM for extra clothes. I could store them in my house in Santa Barbara, but I've honestly been finding that it's better and more efficient to whittle down the wardrobe to one, coat sized closet full of easy pieces....more
You know that ironic moment when you're going through your makeup collection trying to select a roundup of products and end up finding that all of them look pretty much the same? That's what happened when I was putting together this list. It was pretty defeating, ha! ...more
Today I’m teaming up with three of my favorite stylish friends – Jo-Lynne of Musings of a Housewife, Cyndi of Walking in Grace and Beauty and Kristin of Bon Bon Rose Girls to bring you our takes on a hot summer trend, neon. None of us discussed in advance which color we would be styling but we all ended up with neon yellow....more