The Hottest Fashion & Style Trends for Women in Spring 2017

Stay on trend this season with our editor's picks for the latest in women's fashion. From shoes to stylish tops and everything in between, kick off spring looking your best ever.

Shady Days: The Best Sunglasses for Men This Spring 2017

2016 Mens Sunglasses On Trend Aviator Wayfarer Shades 2017

…because while you’re protecting your eyes from that pesky sun, you might as well lo good at the same time. From Aviators and Wayfarer to Ray Ban and Oakley we’ve got you covered. Sunglasses are like shoes, you don’t just own one pair.  Some sunglasses are perfect to sport with your work attire (yawn), others are […]

17 Nail Colors To Rock in Spring And Summer 2017

Best Spring and Summer Polish

 This is the time of year when we’re all ready for some warmer temperatures and longer days filled with sunshine.  We’re definitely over the snow and frigid weather and ready to shed some layers. (Until next year boots and parkas!) .   One of the best parts of the change in season?  Switching up your nail […]

11 Black Friday Deals You Can’t Miss

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It’s the most wonderful (stressful?) time of the year!  Now that Thanksgiving is O-V-E-R, it’s time to hit the retail trail and start (or for you over-achievers, finish) your holiday shopping.  Before navigating Black Friday and flying through Cyber Monday all alone, check out some handy coupon codes and promos below. Scentbird:  CYBER MONDAY –  […]

15 Best Mascaras For the Ultimate Summer Eyes

Best Drugstore & Brand Mascara 2016 Waterproof Black Volumizing Mascaras

…because even though it’s officially summer, most of us are tired every…single…day. If you’re not in a position to grab a latte and throw on some sunglasses, (I think shades are frowned upon in the office?) a little mascara can go a long way.  A few quick coats before you head out the door can open […]

9 Best Women’s Espadrilles For Summer

Best Espadrilles For Women

Nothing says summer style like a laid back pair of espadrilles.  The great thing about this shoe, is that it is so versatile…thanks to the many different styles.  Open or closed toe, sky high wedges or casual flats, ankle straps or ankle wraps.  We them all!  Check out our 9 favorite pairs this season, […]

7 Slides To Slip On This Summer

Best Slides

Summer is all about ease and if you’re loing to swap out your flip flops for something just as comfortable…slides are a great option.  However, slides don’t have to equal sporty.   Metallics, criss-cross, embellishments and fringe are what keep this style trendy.   Check out these 7 styles that go beyond your typical pool slides. 1. […]

10 Fun Flip Flops For Summer

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The weather has finally turned the corner, which can only mean one thing…Flip flop season has arrived.  In fact, other than sunscreen, flip flops may be the most important summer accessory.  They’re just so comfortable and laid back – and comfortable!   Let’s face it, as great as our favorite shoes are, you just can’t wear […]

10 Shoulder Bags To Carry This Season

Best Shoulder Bags

Whether it’s a hobo or a tote, shoulder bags are the old stand by…and can take you from the office to a night out.  With so many different styles and sizes to choose from, it’s easy to find a bag that meets your needs and your budget.  Check out our list of 10 shoulder bags to […]

10 Most Comfortable Slippers For Women

Best Slippers For Women

They’re comfortable and warm…and comfortable.  Slippers are a part of how we start and end our day.  So, they’re pretty much everything.  The key is to find a pair that lasts and holds up to the daily wear.   I’ve found that my favorite pair actually got better over time.  Whether you’re loing to pick […]

Top Beauty Gifts for Girls On Trend

Christmas Gifts for Girls 2015: Best Beauty Makeup Gift Sets 2016

…because, let’s face it, sometimes girls can be tough to shop for.  But don’t sweat it because our beauty editors have put together their picks for some of the top beauty gifts for girls this season.   Who doesn’t getting their favorite beauty products and makeup as a gift?  Shop our picks for the top beauty, […]

Totes! 9 Bags To Carry It All

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Whether you’re carrying everything  for the kids, or need room to stash your MacBo (and then some!), tote bags are roomy enough to help you keep it all together.  As cute as clutches and crossbody bags are, sometimes they just don’t cut it.  We’ve picked 9 spacious totes, both leather and faux…so you can find the […]

10 Best Wedge Sandals To Give You A Little Lift This Season

Best Wedges 2016

Wedges are always flattering, but the best part is that you can decide whether you want to go sky high, or just give yourself a little lift.  A great pair of wedge heels can be dressed up, or dressed down, and either style will give you a polished lo.  We’ve picked 10 wedge sandals to rock this […]

11 Platform Heels For Summer 2017

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While stilettos are always classic and always lo chic, sometimes we’re craving a little “stability” without giving up the height.  Platforms are still on trend and are a great option when it comes to heels.  They tend to be a bit comfortable than a stiletto, but still elongate your legs for a flattering […]

9 Hobo Bags That Will Stash It All

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If you’re loing to swap out your tote, but not willing to give up the space you need, a hobo bag is a great alternative.  These large, slouchy bags are soft and flexible, but can handle the weight of your burden.  Check out our 9 picks, which are the perfect balance of fashion and function. 1.  Rebecca Minkoff […]

12 On Trend Bikinis To Score This Season

Best Bikinis

Summer is just around the corner.  Finally!  With the warmer weather comes bikini shopping and nothing is better than hitting the beach or pool with the cutest bathing suit.  We’ve searched around and picked 12 fun 2-piece bathing suits.   While some are sold as sets, a lot of retailers will let you choose your swimsuit as separate pieces, […]

10 Chic Crossbody Bags That Will Leave You Hands Free

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Crossbody bags are everything.  The perfect one combines fashion and functionality.   And, because there is nothing freeing than being- well,  hands free, the crossbody works on so many occasions.  We’ve sorted things through, and picked 10 bags in various shapes, sizes and colors.  So, whether you only need to stash your phone and […]

Best Running Shoes To Hit The Pavement With This Spring

Best Running Shoes

Spring is in the air!  It’s time to lace up the running shoes and hit the pavement (or trails!).  The only thing better than jumping off of the treadmill and out into the sunshine, is a new pair of kicks.  The best part is anything goes, from  bright and vivid to black and gray.  Both perhaps?  Because […]

11 Satchels To Carry This Spring And Summer

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Satchels just may be the perfect “middle of the road” bag.  It’s a great bag to have on hand when you need room than a clutch can hold…but don’t necessarily need to haul everything you carry in your oversized tote.  We’ve chosen 11 satchels, perfect for the season…and as always included some higher end designers […]

14 Clutch And Evening Bags For Every Occasion

Best Clutch Bags

Sure, most of us carry our lives around in an oversized tote on the regular…whether it’s because we need backup when out and about with the kids, or enough space to stash a laptop…it’s just necessary.  But when heading out for date night or girls’ night, it’s time to lighten the load.  Enter the clutch. […]

9 Designer Black Heels & Pumps You’ll Die Over

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Technically (legally?), there is no such thing as having too many shoes.   And a great pair of black heels should be a staple in everyone’s closet. Whether you need something for your LBD, a cute romper or even a pair of jeans, you can’t go wrong with a fun pair of black pumps.  We’ve […]

11 Stylish Flat Sandals For Spring And Summer

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Sometimes the scenario just doesn’t call for heels.  When the weather warms up, we kick off the outdoor parties, poolside socials and barbecues (aka day drinking?).   And since the rest of us aren’t cast members on the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, heels at a barbecue just seems…a bit much.  However, flat sandals don’t […]

12 Designer Bags To Carry This Spring 2017

Best Women's Handbags & Purses 2016 - Designer Bags

Sure, we all have that handbag that we .  It just works, and we carry it every day.  In fact, we’ll carry it for months (years?) at a time.  But accessories are everything and handbags are no exception.  Especially when the seasons change.  It’s time to swap out our dark colors for fun, vibrant s […]

10 Floral Dresses For Every Occassion

Spring & Summer Dresses

Not only is spring and summer upon us, but wedding season is as well…and floral dresses are always a great option.  As much as we the little black dress (you just can’t go wrong), sometimes it’s nice to incorporate some color and stand out amongst a sea of black dresses.  We’ve included a wide […]

12 Great Beach Bags & Totes to Pack Up This Summer

Best Beach Bags

One of the biggest necessities for a day at the beach is a great beach bag or tote.  First and foremost, it needs to have plenty of room.  But beyond that, it needs to be durable enough to withstand the weight of your beach essentials…and the exposure to the surf and sand.  Our list includes 12 cute bags […]

10 Cute Off-The-Shoulder Tops To Rock This Season

Off The Shoulder Tops

Off-the-shoulder tops are having a moment (comeback?) this season.  And since this wearable trend comes in so many styles and cuts, anyone can pull it off…It’s a lo that’s doable whether you’re at a music festival or a dinner date.  The best part of having so many styles to choose from, is that you can […]

Ear Upgrade: 14 Eye-Catching Earrings For Women This Spring

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A great pair of earrings can be one of the best ways to step up your lo.  Whether they’re statement earrings or a pair of subdued studs, it’s often the first accessory people will notice.  This season it’s all about a refreshing variety of drop earrings, ear-cuffs and crystals in so many beautiful and airy shades of […]

How To Wear Pantone Color(s) Of The Year

Pantone Color of the Year 2016

Pantone recently introduced their color of the year…or technically colors of the year.  Rose Quartz and Serenity (blue) were chosen as this year’s softer and calmer hues.  We’ve been inspired to incorporate these shades into our fashion and makeup…especially since both shades are very wearable.  Check out our picks of blues and pinks…the perfect way to […]

10 Must-Have Pieces From Zella Activewear

Zella Activewear

The new year is almost upon us, and with that comes resolutions!  There’s no doubt that many of us will add hitting the gym, or increasing our activity to the list of goals for 2016.  Nordstrom’s Zella has great pieces and most are at a decent price point (especially when they’re on sale). compared […]

Love Of Color: Birchbox Launches New (Affordable!) Makeup Line

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Birchbox recently launched their own makeup , Love of Color…also known as LOC.  The idea behind the makeup , is to include the current trends and popular shades each season.  LOC is very affordable, with lipstick costing $8 and eye shadow sticks at $10.  The lip color is vibrant, highly pigmented and comes in a matte finish.  […]

Birchbox Reviews: Current Favorites

Birchbox Favorites

Last year, I received a Birchbox subscription as a gift.  A year’s worth of sample sized beauty products arrive at your door on a monthly basis.  The box contains 5 sample products.  After you receive your first Birchbox, you can log in and create a profile…getting as detailed (or not!) as you want.  But, by […]

12 Funny T-Shirts We’re Obsessed With

12 Funny T-Shirts for Men & Women in 2016

We sometimes flip-flop on when it’s to sport a funny t-shirt.  Typically > 30 = No.  But sometimes we just can’t help ourselves.  To some extent it’s like wearing a Halloween costume all year ’round.  And you know what?  There’s really nothing wrong with that.  So toss your wardrobe rules out the window today […]