How To Style July 19, 2019

How To Mix Prints: 7 Easy Tips

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How To Mix Prints Mixing prints has evolved over the years from being a fashion no, no to a serious fashion statement. Luckily, there are many great and different ways to approach the concept itself, making it doable for anyone. However, it can be a bit overwhelming for someone who wants to experiment, but not sure where to start. From all the “how to mix prints” articles I’ve read, here are my top 7 favorite tips to help guide the…

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How To Style July 19, 2019

Print Mixing – 3 Levels, Which One Are You?

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Is Print Mixing Easy or Complicated? When I think about print mixing, it either seems really complicated and technical, or really easy and unrestricted depending on whose wearing it. Yes, following certain fashion rules and style advice allows for great outfits to come into existence. However, I also believe that going completely against the grain, doing what feels right to the wearer and his or her own personal style, produces outfits that are one of a kind. I’ve rounded up…

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How To Style July 12, 2019

How To Shop For Clothes: 10 Questions To Determine If It’s Worth Buying

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How To Shop For Clothes Over the last few years, I typically only go shopping for clothes when I need something specific. If I have some place to go, a trip or an occasion coming up that requires something new, I head out to my favorite stores in search of the perfect item. While searching for that one piece, I know that I am bound to find a few others that I really like along the way. But I always…

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Medussa & Beauty Natural Hair July 8, 2019

Formulate For Curly Girls: 9 Things To Know About Personalized Shampoo & Conditioner

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First Time Using Formulate Let’s talk shampoo and conditioner for a sec. Recently, the Formulate content team reached out to me to try their personalized shampoo and conditioner. Initially I was a bit skeptical because I didn’t want to jump into a collaboration with a brand I was unfamiliar with, and then turn out not liking the product (especially being a curly girl!) I let the Formulate team know that I was concerned about the possibility of not liking the…

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Food June 28, 2019

Red White and Blue Cake

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4th Of July Throughout history, no matter what the 4th of July means or doesn’t mean to us Americans individually, in modern times we have created joyous ways of celebrating on this day. Whether it’s BBQ’s with family or having lazy days on the beach with friends, we have created traditions that bring this day to life, filling it with good energy. 4th of July Weekend For me, activities on the 4th of July are never consistent. Some years the…

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How To Style June 18, 2019

How To Wear: The Levi’s Wedgie Fit Jean Look 1 of 2

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First time buying Levi’s Let’s be honest here, summer isn’t really my favorite season and these Levi’s Wedgie Fit Jeans are the first REAL pair of Levi’s that I have ever purchased from a Levi’s store. Surprising, right? (Look 1 of 2. See look 2 here.) Quite some years ago, I bought a pair of vintage Levi’s cut off denim shorts in New York. I loved them so much upon purchase but now, they are probably a size or two,…

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How To Style June 18, 2019

How To Wear: Levi’s Wedgie Fit Jeans Look 2 of 2

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Sophisticated Summer Outfit Look number 2 wearing the Levi’s Wedgie Fit Straight Jeans includes just a tad bit more sophistication compared to look 1. Still summer vibes though, I included my favorite snake print booties and another trendy top from H&M. This outfit is still casual, however adding the boots and dark colored blouse allow for evening flexibility. “The Cheekiest Jeans” The Levi’s website describes the Wedgie Fit Straight Jeans as “the cheekiest jeans in your closet” and I would…

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Lifestyle June 14, 2019

Gifts For Him

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Whether it’s Father’s Day, Christmas, or his Birthday, finding just the perfect gift for him can be really challenging. Over the last few years I have done my best to get my fiancé R.C. gifts that he will actually use and enjoy. In order to do that, I had to think of all the things that I KNOW he loves, and possibly get something similar or hopefully better! I also had a chat with him to see from his perspective…

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Closet Organization Lifestyle June 11, 2019

10 DIY Closet Organizing Tips

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Over time, I have had the pleasure of helping a few lovely folks with some closet organizing. Understandably, sometimes going through clothing that has piled up over the years can be overwhelming! Especially when you have multiple goals to achieve when cleaning up your wardrobe. Usually we want to tackle getting rid of some clothes, organizing the clothes and shoes that we want to keep, and overall just coming up with a systematic way to store the clothing items we…

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How To Style May 18, 2019

4 Ways To Wear Your Colorful Socks Feat. Happy Socks Festival Gift Box

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The trick to wearing colorfully printed socks is finding the most fitting way to style them within an outfit. Of course, there’s only so much styling you can do with socks. =/ However, with a little extra thought and effort, a flip, fold or scrunch in your socks can make all the difference in your outfit. Here’s 4 ways to style colorful socks featuring these bright babies from the Happy Socks Festival gift box. 1. The Scrunch On your leg,…

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