Fight the Signs of Aging This Fall

Posted August 31st, 2012 by Victoria Mason in Beauty

Fight the Signs of Aging This Fall

  September is Anti-Aging month.  Aren’t you so excited? You get a whole month to think about your wrinkles, crows feet and frown lines. Yippie!  I know it doesn’t do much for me other than realize that there really is a month for everything.  However, after a summer of playing […]

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4 Fall Fashion Trends

Posted August 15th, 2012 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

The recession may technically be over but it is still being felt by most and this is reflected again this fall fashion season by what is trending. Colors are classic and very in tune with going back to school. There is a lot of “shopping your closet” that will take place in […]

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Transition Your Summer Wardrobe Into Fall

Posted July 25th, 2012 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

  The months between September and November can be a bit of a fashion challenge, especially here in the DMV. I love it because layering can go into full effect. I pick from every season in my wardrobe while still shopping some fantastic end of summer sales.  I won’t tell […]

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Fourth of July Fashion?

Posted July 4th, 2012 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

The big sparkly, red, white and blue day is upon us!  Get patriotic, wear your country’s colors with pride!  End up looking like a flag and a fashion don’t? I’m being silly, really. While I don’t condone or love the look of flag shirts I see nothing wrong with going patriotic […]

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6 Summer Beauty Essentials

Posted June 26th, 2012 by Jessica McFadden in Beauty, Fashion

Summer in Washington, D.C. means a sweaty, saunaesque season in which the ability to look one’s best is often compromised by the river of perspiration streaming down your face. It makes arriving for that morning meeting after a drenching walk from the Metro a definite beauty challenge. The blessing of […]

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Want To Improve The Look Of Your Curly Hair? Lose The Shampoo!

Posted June 13th, 2012 by Rebekah in Beauty

I don’t shampoo my hair. Now that you’ve all scooted your chairs back from your computer to escape any dirty-hair smell that might have rubbed off on this post, let me explain that a bit. I clean my hair pretty much daily using conditioner but I stopped using shampoo a […]

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Working Your Closet

Posted June 6th, 2012 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

I am a big fan of Susan Wagner and her blog, The Working Closet.  I read it all the time, admire Susan’s clothes and practicality and gush over her at blog conferences.  Then I go into my own closet and cry.  Actually, it more like I try to squeeze into […]

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Spend vs. Steal: Primer

Posted May 23rd, 2012 by jodifur in Beauty, Fashion

                  I love primer.  I helps make-up stay on and I have already written that I have a problem with that.  It keeps oily skin matte, evens out skin tone, and can even cover up imperfections.  I have tried a ton of […]

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Working with Pastels

Posted May 2nd, 2012 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

  You can’t open up a fashion magazine, browse a blog or clothing website without noticing one big trend. Pastels.  From pretty pink pants to pale peach sweaters and light-hued tanks, pastels are everywhere.  They seem perfect for spring and summer but sometimes I find them unbelievably hard to wear.  […]

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