Put A Bib On It
Bib necklaces hit the runway (Marc Jacobs was the first) during the Spring of 2009 and they have not left accessory departments and the runway since. The “bigger, the better” seems to be the mantra for these necklaces. Black Crew Neck Tee ($8.18, dorothyperkins.com), Vena Cava Clairborne Baja Skirt ($163, lagarconne.com), Enzo Angiolini Sully Platform Pump (Nordstrom Exclusive, $60),...
Which One is Your Pick?
Red Sheer Blouse (dorothyperkins.com, $44), Maje Dark Blue Stretch Leather Leggings ($563), Guess Pumps in “Gamira” ($120), Roberto Coin Cuff Bangle ($1260), Jenny Bird Wanderlust Hoops ($90) Algini Blouse ($185), Rich and Skinny Mid-Rise Denim ($73), YSL Tribtoo Pumps ($795), Snake Clutch (shopfriiscompany.com, $60), Iman Luxury Moisturizing Lipstick in “Iman Red” ($10)
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Time To Resort
You may see me mention an item from a “resort wear” line from time to time.Resort wear is a popular style for summer and vacation destinations. The style has spilled over into everyday fashion with its light nautical style, with light greens, blues, yellows and whites. Tory Burch Rachel Roy It also includes Mediterranean, Caribbean and South American flavors and Hawaiian prints....
How many of you love Lisa Vanderpump of Real Housewives of Beverly Hills as much as I do? Such a classy lady. When I saw her on last night’s episode, you know I INSTANTLY fell in love with the silk animal print blouse she wore during a scene with a black pencil skirt. Found it!! Rachel Zoe Panther Blouse, $221 (Farfetch.com)
S.L.S. Stylebook Series: New Hair Alert!
Finally! I recently had my hair colored using the Ombre coloring technique and I LOVE IT. I was a little nervous but it turned out amazing. My stylist used bleach to lighten it + an apricot color. (I apologize for the quality of the pictures. They were taken with my iPhone)
Look of the Week: Khloe Kardashian-Odom + Aviators
Mrs. Odom takes the crown for the look of the week this week. It was so simple but chic: skinny denim, vintage tee, and animal print heels. Of course her Hermes Birkin adds a $15k flair but she can do that! Here are a few looks I created for you to duplicate!! Tuskegee University T-Shirt ($13, sportstore.usatoday.com), Moto Acid Washed Jamie Jeans ($62, topshop.com), Charlotte Olynpia Dolores...
Simple. Jennifer Loiselle Mitford Necklace($100), Yves St. Laurent Rouge Pur Couture Lipstick ($30) Sensi Studio Accessories Hat ($135), Chanel Les 4 Ombres de Chanel Quadra Eye Shadow 93 Smokey Eyes ($71), MAC Eye Khol in “Smolder” (I LOVE THIS PENCIL. IT WORKS WONDERS), Sephora Collection Lip Balm in Unique Pink ($12), Topshop Smudger Brush ($7.73), Unbreakable by Khloe and...
I have been on the hunt for high waist trousers for the past few days. They are masculine indeed but the high waist adds a feminine flair. Tuck your favorite blouses or tees into the elevated waist of this trouser to create a polished look. Viktor and Rolf Resort 2012 Collection They are not a new style; they have been around for decades. They also aren’t solely for work or business...
Atlanta Shopping Event
Atlanta fashionistas I have good news!!! On Friday January 20th and Saturday, January 21st there will be a large Boutique Bargains Clearance Sale. Participating boutiques include: BBB Jewelry Bilthouse Blue Dangles Boogaloos BouCou Jewelry Brina’s Beads/ Kelly’s Closet Designs by Robyn Emly Benham Fab’rik Just the Thing K.La Les Nouvelles Lena Larose Lola’s Meringue Ooh La...
Valentino Spring/Summer 2012
Support For 2012
New mommy Beyonce’ Knowles-Carter and her mother Tina have always been supporters of President Barack Obama. They are showing their support even more by designing a fundraising re-election t-shirt for the President’s 2012 campaign. This is part of the Runway to Win campaign in which other celebs and designers are creating their own shirts in support. Other participants include Tracey...
Look of The Week: Lauren Conrad
Lauren makes our list again for the Look of the Week. She was spotted last week in Los Angeles in a fitted blazer, ruffle tank, booties, and a pleated nude midi skirt. Nothing is more flirty and girly than a midi-pleated skirt. I have created some looks below to give you ideas. Fine pleated midi skirts are a staple for the autumn and winter seasons. Don’t worry about looking too...
Ann Taylor just announced that Kate Hudson will be the face for their Spring 2012 ad campaign. Kate stars in the brand’s spring 2012 campaign—shot by fashion photographer Tom Munro in a Pasadena estate—in which she’s looking ultra-glamorous and ladylike in pretty dresses, her sunkissed golden tresses shiny and glowing, while lounging in a luxurious living room. “I am thrilled...
Introducing Jason Wu for Target
From the Huffington Post: After hints via Twitter and a few teaser images, the full Jason Wu for Target lookbook is finally here! We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: we love this collection. Jason Wu previously told the New York Times, “My goal was not to duplicate anything from my main collection… Instead I designed completely new clothes and accessories that...
Blazing Cobalt Blue
I’m just a LITTLE obsessed with Cobalt Blue. Couple that with my blazer fetish and it’s ON! Last night out with friends, I chose to wear my cobalt blazer with DNKY Leggings, a necklace from Fabrik, a Zara tank, and what else? Animal Print booties! I created a few looks using the same blazer to give you ideas on how to wear yours. Summer BrightsPaul Smith Blazer (stylebop.com,...
One time for Kourtney Kardashian for being the cutest pregnant woman EVER. Below she was pictured in a floor length sequin dress for a New Year’s Eve party at Chateau in Las Vegas. Ladies, remember just because you are carrying a little one, doesn’t mean you cannot be fashionable. If you are expecting, check out http://www.borrowforyourbump.com/. This is a website for expectant moms...
S.L.S. Approved: Versace Yellow Diamond
I’m usually one who will wear the same perfume for months. Boring huh? It’s just really difficult to find something that I like. I’m a picky woman. I’ve been attached to “Narcisco Rodriguez Musc Collection for Her” for almost two years now. But!! I think I may have found another one to be attached to! Versace Yellow Diamond According to FashionSpot.com, the...
Black, White, and Striped All Over
Yes. Of course I know you love your black pea coat or your brown leather jacket. But why not add a print to your outerwear? Right now, I’m kind of obsessed with my black and white striped coat with a tie waist. Not only is it warm, it makes your ensemble like a “2 in 1” look. Here, Christian Dior included a similar coat for their Resort 2012 collection. P.S. I will touch...
Look of the Week: Vanessa Minnollo-Lachey
The look of the week goes to the newlywed Vanessa Minnollo-Lachey. She chose to add a pop of color to her simple pleated skirt and bow tie blouse. If you recall, the bow tie blouse is a popular piece for Fall/Winter 2011-2012. Check out a prior post! http://www.sociallifestyleonline.com/2011/08/tie-it-up.html I re-created Vanessa’s look using an H&M skirt that is $7.71! How cool is...
S.L.S. Favorite: Karen Millen
I must say, Karen Millen is my favorite designers. This line is a little on the conservative side but the splashes of color always create fun pieces. I will give you a background on Ms. Millen. Along with it, I have included some of my favorite dresses from her collection: Karen Millen is an Icelandic owned women’s designer clothing brand, specializing in tailoring, coats, and eveningwear. ...