Happy 4th everyone! I hope you all enjoy your festivities, whether it be boating, bbq, pool party or just plain sitting at home. We have to take the time and thank our founding fathers for the America that was created 238 years ago.
Although we all may not agree with the politics that surround this country, we do have to agree that this country is free (as of now) and we must continue to do our part to ensure our freedom. Ok, I’m sure you’re all pretty tired of hearing the sentimentalities!! But seriously, have a great holiday and let’s give thanks to our freedom!!
Awh….. the craziness of the Christmas season…. I’ve been on a major break for the past several weeks because of Christmas. But, come January 1st I’ll be back to posting my regular blogs on fashion, beauty and everything else in-between!. I hope everyone has had an enjoyable Christmas and has a wonderful New Year!
I want to wish everyone a Merry Christmas! I have been blogging for 9 months now and have gained so many new blogger friends and followers. To me being in a wonderful blogging community is a genuine gift and that is all thanks to you all, my followers. I’ve been so busy with Christmas and haven’t had much time to post regular blog posts but keep a watch Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year and seeing other blog posts on this season is amazing. As the year winds down and we all start to think of the future and what our new plans are for our blogs, I know I’ll see so many new blogs posts, bloggers and ideas. I look forward to it all! So with that being said, have a Happy Christmas and Happy New Year!
We all have friends or know of someone who travels a lot, whether it be for work for for fun, its hard work traveling right? I’ve put together some gifts that are just perfect for that Jet Setter and they will think you’re the greatest!
PB Teen has a wonderful assortment of throw blankets and they’re not just for teens, its a 50×60 throw blanket that is perfect for traveling on those long plane trips.
This adorable card case by Paris House that says “hello” is a great gift, especially for for the constant traveler because theres no need for a bulky wallet. The card case holds up to 6 cards. Available at Shopbop.com
$58.10 plus an additional 20% off all sale
Voluspa Candles in a glass cut jar give an fantastic aroma to any room and when lit gives off a pretty glow. Its perfect for that relaxing bath. Available at anthropologie.com
Who wouldn’t want a delicious box of French Macrons? These Macarons from Bottega Louie Los Angeles are not only divine, but so pretty just to admire. Bottega Louie is known for their amazing desserts and gifts so whoever you gift these to will want more, and you just may want to order some for yourself. Bottega Louie ships so be sure to place that order soon.
$60 for a box of 24 flavors of your choice
I just love the nail polish colors that out now for Christmas! They are so festive and can be worn throughout the new year. While there were just too many to choose from, I compiled my favorites am now presenting them to you. As you choose the perfect outfit for just dining out on the town while looking at the Christmas decorations that are up around your town or finding that oh so right dress to wear to any holiday party, don’t forget to choose one of these awesome colors to accompany on your nails.
Starting from the top:
Butter London 3 Free Nail Lacquer in Come to Bed Red, $15 Nordstrom
Chanel Nail Color in Pirate, $27 Nordstom
Nars Zulu, $19 Nars
RGB Gilt, $18 RGB Cosmetics
Jin Soon Obsidian, $18, Sephora
Butter London 3 Free Nail Lacquer in La Moss, $15, Nordstrom
Julep Candace, $14, Julep.com
Marc Jacobs Jezebel, $18, Sephora
Ricky Color Insufficient Funds, $6.50 Ricky’s NYC
The Tuxedo for women has been a long time staple since the days of Jean Harlow. Since the conception of a woman wearing a mans style suiting, its been widely created over and over again. You can find it Haute Couture or Ready To Wear, and designers such and Chanel, Yves Saint Laurent to J Crew have made it so feminine that you would wonder did this really originally start as a mens design?
If you were wondering “what ever should I wear to my office party”?, or to any of your Christmas cocktail parties, then look no further. The Tuxedo is the way to go. There are options for office friendly and the option to sexy it up bit also. How about some inspiration?
Jacket American Retro $770 Farfetch Pants J Crew $295 J Crew Shoes Calvin Klein $129 Bloomingdales
Jacket $809 and Pants$290 both by Each X Other Net-a-porter Shoes by Loefller Randall $325 Neiman Marcus
Jacket by French Connection $120 French Connection Top by L’ Wren Scott $382 Style Bop Pants by Acne $390 My Wardrobe
Jacket by Elizabeth and James $303 Matches Fashion Pants Acne Studios $258 Saks Fifth Avenue Bustier by Alexander Wang $701 My Theresa Shoes Gianvito Rossi Matches Fashion