Does it Fit? How to Tell if Your Clothes Actually Fit


You may have heard this one before but in case you haven’t; fit is everything. It doesn’t matter how expensive (or inexpensive for that matter) if your clothes don’t fit you right, you are going to look cheap and that sucks. The problem is, most women don’t actually know if their clothing fits properly. The […]

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Style Inspiration: Emerald Rush


Disclosure: Compensation was provided by Caress® via Glam Media. The opinions expressed herein are those of the author and are not indicative of the opinions or positions of Caress®. As a stylist, I can find inspiration almost anywhere. From a woman walking down the street to the packaging of some random product at the grocery store […]

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Client Makeover: The Office Stylist

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It’s time for another client makeover! This time I am working with longtime client and friend, Sayeh aka The Office Stylist. Sayeh actually has amazing style all on her own but sometimes she needs me to push her out of her comfort zone. I also like to take credit for coordinating her personal style with […]

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5 Essential Bags That Every Woman Should Own


Let me start by saying this – I’m a shoe girl through and through but I enjoy and see the necessity for a great looking and functional bag. I have a decent little collection but with functionality in mind, I still have a little ways to go. I’ve come up with 5 essential bags that […]

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10 Ways to Wear Mesh

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The weather is warming up and you know what that means? Showing some skin and shedding those heavy layers. It’s time for mesh, my friends. If you think mesh isn’t for you, you are so wrong because almost anyone can wear mesh. I’ve got 10 ways for you to wear mesh this spring/summer 2014. With […]

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Natural Hair Update: Growing Out an Undercut {Part 2}


It’s been quite a while since my last natural hair update so here we go … Let me start by saying this – I am loving the natural life. I feel so much more comfortable in my own skin now that I’ve stopped fighting with my hair. Bad hair days are few and far between. […]

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How to Take Leather from Day to Night


If you know me then you know that I love me some leather! I will straight up rock leather pants or a leather moto jacket in the middle of summer. That’s how much I love leather. Leather is a magical fabrication that can transform any look. Leather can make you look cool, edgy, dark, mysterious, […]

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Sportswear Style Essentials For Spring Break


Ah, spring break. I remember when spring break meant a week of non-stop partying and frolicking around in a bikini. Well I’ve got news for ya, them days is over! These days if I even get a “spring break” it plays out more like this … non-stop Netflix binges, playing with my dog, and getting […]

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Ask Lauren: Blogging Advice


Q- I am a fashion blogger based in Arizona and I’m looking to expand my viewership and followers. I follow you on Twitter and have seen you tweet before that you welcome any and all questions. I was wondering how you got your start and how you got people really looking at your site. The […]

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30 Wardrobe Staples for Women in Their 30s

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I am 3 years (and some change) into my 30′s and I have to say, this has been the best style decade of my life. I’m out of the “trendy 20′s” period and into an age where I am coming into my own style-wise. My wardrobe consists of a healthy mixture of classic pieces that […]

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