Sunday, February 14, 2016

NYFW Day 2: Neutrals, florals and furs. Oh, my!

Saturday, February 13, 2016, 10:12 AM
I began Friday scouring the Internet for shows and then made my way down to the Nicole Miller showroom located in the heart of the Garment District. When I walked in to the Seventh Avenue showroom at about 12:30, Philadelphia franchise owner Mary K. Dougherty was preparing to welcome Philadelphians... Read more

NYFW Day 1: Running late, getting backstage, and Hail Marys

Friday, February 12, 2016, 7:58 AM
Twice a year American designers unveil their latest collections on New York City catwalks. The pace is fast. Security is tight. Celebrities abound. And the clothes are magical. But covering the shows can be a juggling act filled with questions: Did I pick the right shows? Will I have enough time to... Read more

6 under the radar makeup brands you should know

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 2:48 PM
The first day of 2016, I rang in the New Year in typical beauty blogger fashion – shopping for makeup online. One of my favorite sites was having a sale on Morphe makeup and brushes, and I quickly grabbed 2 eye shadow palettes (each containing 35 colors) and a foundation brush before they sold... Read more

Wyndmoor teen Julia Fleming walks couture catwalks

Wednesday, January 27, 2016, 8:21 PM
After a dreamy time walking the New York Fashion Week runways in September, Wyndmoor teen Julia Fleming is now heating up the couture catwalks in Paris. My first haute couture show ����! @elsaschiaparelli @nextmodels #paris #hautecouture #krimpedhair #fashionweek #nextmodels A photo posted by Julia... Read more

5 afforable products that will banish dry, cracked winter lips

Monday, January 11, 2016, 9:19 AM
It only took until January, but winter has arrived. And right on cue, my dry and scaly lips have also returned. I recall reading in one of Bobbi Brown’s beauty books (all of them are great, btw), that staying hydrated and drinking lots of water is the key to getting rid of chapped lips. While... Read more

Holiday gift guide: 6 things for a beauty fanatic

Friday, December 18, 2015, 1:41 PM
Still need to do some last minute holiday shopping? Here’s some great beauty related items for everyone on your list from the bookworm to the man in your life. Bluecoat Gin Bottle Candle ($25) This 100% soy wax candle appeals to both the olfactory senses with a light citrus scent, as well as... Read more

Tis the season for bouncy shiny hair: 4 products to try for your next blowout

Thursday, December 3, 2015, 4:25 PM
Family dinners, holiday cocktail parties, and ugly Christmas sweater parties require bouncy, shiny, and soft hair. However, blowdrying during cold winter months can take the life out of any hairstyle. I make sure to use products that protect and extend the life of my blowout to minimize any potential... Read more

Easy solutions for makeup organization and storage

Monday, November 23, 2015, 10:49 AM
One of the things I love about my new house is that the master bedroom has a full-sized separate dressing area which I’m making into my beauty and glam room. The focal point of the room is going to be the vanity, and I’m just now starting to get it organized and set up. While just a small... Read more

The Taylor Swift clothing brand has arrived

Thursday, November 19, 2015, 11:58 AM
In July, Chinese retail website announced that they’d be launching an exclusive Taylor Swift clothing collection. It’s November, and the Taylor Swift collection for’s Heritage66Company is finally here. The "Authentic Taylor Swift designer brand," as the site calls... Read more

Fake it till you make it: Clip-on man buns are a real thing

Tuesday, November 17, 2015, 8:56 AM
It started with Jared Leto at the 2014 Golden Globes, had it’s moment with Game of Throne’s Jason Momoa, and now the man bun continues to have a serious moment as the clip-on faux version makes its way to Groupon. Yes, for the low cost of just $9.99, you can own your own detachable... Read more
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