Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Current Obsession: How Do I Keep My Skin Soft?


When you start to get older, one of the biggest challenges is keeping your skin soft and looking young. For me, though, it’s mostly about soft skin - not so much about looking younger because there’s enough obsession out there to look young. I’m with the philosophy of “aging gracefully”. Girrlll, there is nothing more annoying to me than dull, itchy skin. I know I’m not the only one with this issue, so I want to share a few things I’ve been doing or want to try to keep my skin soft:

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Mod Chic Nail Art Inspiration

Those of you long-time readers know how much I love black and white, so after buying a new black and white striped top at H&M (No, you can never have too many black and white tops!), I was inspired to paint my nails in a geo/color-block design. The lines aren't straight, I know, but when you're drinking a glass of sangria that's what happens :) Check out this past post for more mod nail art inspiration.

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Fashionable Home, Fashionable You: Finding Style Inspiration From Home Decor

Fashion Inspiration From Home Decor

If you told me that I could watch only one TV channel for the rest of my life, I would probably choose HGTV. I love interior design and even took a few classes many years ago. I thought I wanted to become an interior designer, but that was before I rediscovered how much I love to write.

Now that I’m getting settled into a new apartment, I’m having so much fun decorating and shopping for furniture. I love hunting through thrift stores and upcycling vintage finds. My favorite thing to collect is milkglass. There’s something about all-white decorative pieces that I just love, which is probably one of the reasons why I love wearing black and white stripes or black and white polka dots.

I believe that just like the clothes you wear are a reflection of you, your home decor also communicates your personality and style. And when you’re stuck trying to put an outfit together in the morning, find inspiration from your environment or browse through some of these photos of stylish interior design...