Go-To Shoe: Metallic Wedges

A few years ago, an impromptu shoe purchase at TJ Maxx changed my life. Up until then, I tended to wear mostly utilitarian, basic sandals.  Black and brown and boring, oh my. I bought a no-name brand of metallic wedge sandals.  Which I proceeded to wear the soles out of.  Twice. Since then, … [Read more...]

Meet Heartsy

By now, I think most of us are familiar with Groupon and Etsy.  If not, it's good to see you come out from under that rock over there!  HI! And now we're going to take it a step further. Enter Heartsy.me Heartsy.me combines the power of group buying and the awesomeness of … [Read more...]

Spring Wedding Season Dresses

I know that it snowed in the northern half of the country this past weekend, but believe it or not, wedding season is rapidly approaching. I only have a couple of spring weddings on the calendar in May and June, but I find if I wait until then, all the cute dresses will be gone from the racks.  … [Read more...]

Clinique Redness Relief Powder

For me, spring is the time of the year when I start itching to change up my makeup and skin care routines.  Though it's still a frosty 38 degrees outside, I am ready for spring. One thing that plagues me year-round, regardless of season, is red skin.  I don't have any specific skin condition - … [Read more...]

Oscar Fashion 2011

Last night was definitely an interesting night in award show fashion.  Dresses as a whole were tame but not too boring. That being said, I feel like I found way too many flaws with too many dresses.  It is just me or am I getting jaded? Worst Dressed Amy Adams' navy sparkle dress was absolutely … [Read more...]

Grammys 2011 Fashion

The 2011 Grammy Awards were last night, and unless you've not seen any media between last night and now we all know that Lady Gaga arrived in an egg.  Or a womb.  It's all up for debate. Now that that's out of the way, let's recap the best and worst of the red carpet. The best dressed were … [Read more...]

Benefit BADgal Lash Mascara Review

A few weeks ago, I decided to treat myself with a quick pick-me-up from Sephora, and the salesgirl recommended Benefit's best-selling mascara, BADgal Lash. It's one of Sephora's best selling mascaras, so I didn't think twice. Unfortunately, I kind of wish I would have. This mascara is fine, … [Read more...]

Most Wonderful Time of the Year – Sale Time!!

Heads up Chic-sters! If, like me, you consider yoga pants the staple of the perfect wardrobe, Victoria's Secret is having a GREAT sale right now (in stores and online). I was there on Tuesday and grabbed up several pairs of the "VSX"-branded yoga pants (which feature quite a bit of … [Read more...]

2011: New Year, New Me!

It's the first Monday in January, which means we are all a couple of days into our resolutions to Change! Everything! and Be! Better! This! Year! ...And if you're like me, it's the 3rd day of the year and you're already wavering on half of your yearly commitments and 95% ready to throw in the … [Read more...]