DIY Rustic American Flag with Denim and Ribbon – Easy DIY Projects

DIY Rustic American Flag with Denim and Ribbon – Easy DIY Projects

One of our easy DIY projects - Just in time for your 4th of July party Wow your peeps with your very own handmade, rustic ribbon flag. Once you’ve gathered all of the necessary supplies, you can create this one-of-a-kind conversation piece in under an hour! Supplies 8” x 10” Denim jean rectangle (with a pocket preferably) 18” wooden dowel…
I Tried Microneedling (aka The Vampire Facial) – Would I Do It Again?

I Tried Microneedling (aka The Vampire Facial) – Would I Do It Again?

Those who know me well will not be surprised by this statement: I am adventurous. Honestly, I would probably try just about anything. Jumping out of a plane, eating horse...you know, those sorts of things. But when it comes to beauty treatments, I'm even MORE gung ho. Which is why when I was asked if I wanted to try microneedling,…
My Latest Beauty Impulse Purchase (warning, you’ll want it too!)

My Latest Beauty Impulse Purchase (warning, you’ll want it too!)

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.12.17 Question of the Week: What was your last beauty impulse purchase and how did it work out for you? Answer: I picked the Sephora Favorites Summer Hair Saviors collection as the product I was crushing on last week. And within 5 minutes of publishing the post, I bought it. Large…
3 Things: Caftans (and Jon Hamm, but mostly Caftans…)

3 Things: Caftans (and Jon Hamm, but mostly Caftans…)

Today I bring an obsession of mine to all of you: to be judged, praised or scoffed. I submit to you all, the Caftan. I’m not sure if my years-long love of caftans surfaced because of their comfort, my advancing age and girth, or just because I think they are so darn chic. I do know that the caftan first…
Bold Accessories to Lead You into Summer (on sale now at Shopbop)

Bold Accessories to Lead You into Summer (on sale now at Shopbop)

Summer's coming. And if you're wardrobe is anything like mine, it's looking a little somber. But don't worry, Shopbop to the rescue with bold accessories to punch it up! These pieces are all on sale, and if you purchase them (or any other sale item) in the next two days you'll get an additional 25% off. (Sale ends June 16,…
Hey Mister, Pixi has something new for you…

Hey Mister, Pixi has something new for you…

Years ago, I had an artist friend who lived in a giant, decrepit warehouse in downtown Baltimore. There was no air conditioning, so during the brutal summer months, this guy would sit in front of a big industrial fan with a spray bottle full of water, and squirt the water towards the fan. I thought this was a little crazy…
Current Skincare Crush: Raffaele Ruberto R-Lift Trio

Current Skincare Crush: Raffaele Ruberto R-Lift Trio

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 6.5.17 Question of the Week: Name three skincare products you're currently loving... Answer: That's an easy one! All 3 of my current faves are from the same line: Raffaele Ruberto R-Lift Trio: Formula no. 9, 10 and 11. I discovered the line on a recent trip to Nordstrom to check out…
Fleur’s Night Smoothing Cream and Pearlescent Eye Care Review

Fleur’s Night Smoothing Cream and Pearlescent Eye Care Review

Just when I think I’ve found the "best of the best" for my face, another brand comes my way and wows me yet again. This is my first experience with the French brand Fleur's and what a great first impression. Fleur's have built their company on the idea of combining science with senses, creating products that use fruits, minerals, florals…
We heart 7 Charming Sisters jewelry (and want you win this GIVEAWAY)

We heart 7 Charming Sisters jewelry (and want you win this GIVEAWAY)

Jewelry is a lot like makeup: it always makes you feel good. It doesn't care if you went up a size, you'll never say you can't wait to get home to take it off (can't say the same thing with heels, can you?) and it's the most economic fashion pick-me-up you can buy. To prove my point, let me introduce…
Fresh Cocoa Body Exfoliant, or showering with chocolate

Fresh Cocoa Body Exfoliant, or showering with chocolate

That and more in The Lipstick League, week of 5.30.17 Question of the Week: Do you use body scrubs? If so, how often and what are some of your favorites? Answer: I use a body scrub every time I shower. I might not use it on my whole body every time, but elbows, knees and forearms are getting scrubbed on…