Fashion

I Covet: Roccatella ‘Jane’ Satchel

Posted November 30th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

My eyes widened, my mouth let out an excited gasp as my heartbeat quickened. It was love at first sight.  I first laid eyes on her, I like to call it a her, her name is ‘Jane’ after all, when the character Claire Dunphy, played by Julie Bowen, slung her […]

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Clinique Chubby Stick Lip review

Posted November 23rd, 2011 by Stephanie in Beauty, Uncategorized

First off let’s just deal with this product’s unfortunate name. Chubby Stick. Perhaps I am just a twelve year old boy but I giggle every time. My very favorite color is Fuller Fig. So I myself, like a fuller Chubby stick. But I digress. As a product junkie I am […]

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Your Beauty Questions Answered!

Posted November 16th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Beauty

Dear Vicky, I am dealing with adult acne. Do you have  any product recommendations?  Because I am breaking out like a teenager! Fear not! This is something that is happening more and more and I can’t help but wonder if it has to do with our busy, overscheduled lives and […]

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Budget Friendly Ankle Booties

Posted November 9th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

  You can’t turn a page in a fashion magazine or even a Sunday flyer without seeing an ad for ankle booties. Personally, I hate that they are called booties.  It makes me feel all the more frivolous for wanting them.  Can’t we just be grown-ups and call them ankle boots.  […]

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Self Tanning Confessions

Posted October 26th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Uncategorized

I like to call myself the “whitest white girl”.  I’m not actually porcelain skinned but I am fair, pink-toned and prone to freckling.  I don’t tan.  I burn, freckle and get skin cancer.  It’s probably why I am so obsessed with being tan.  That saying, “You can never be too rich […]

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Would You Wear Loungewear?

Posted October 19th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Fashion, Uncategorized

Loungewear.  Does it make you think of polyester leisure suits or silk pajamas? If you are thinking silk pajamas that are more in tune with the Hugh Hefner look then you would be correct.  Loungewear is making a comeback and it is stepping out, literally.  Complete with collared tops and […]

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5 Nail Shades for Fall

Posted October 5th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Beauty

Fall nails are all about doing away with the griege phase in polish.  I sort of hope that it will be back next spring because I really do dig that look, but nevertheless there are a slew of new and updated classic nail polish colors that are gorgeous and fun for this […]

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Would You Carry a Fur Purse?

Posted October 3rd, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

We all know fashion can get a bit weird and avant garde.  Those also make for some pretty iconic pieces like the Dior dress from the 1950s, the Balenciaga bubble coat and that never going to go away cone bra from by Gualtier.  This season one of the “hot” fall trends is a […]

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Mad Men Style at Banana Republic

Posted September 7th, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Fashion

To me nothing makes being put together easier than taking tips from the styles of the 1960’s.  There was elegance, tailoring, panache and sensibility to the way people dressed.  Incorporating looks from this era are easier than ever with the popularity of AMC’s hit show, “Mad Men”.  Now, for the second season, […]

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Learning and Loving Eye Liner

Posted September 2nd, 2011 by Victoria Mason in Beauty, Fashion

There is a beauty product out there that scares the beejeezus out of everyone.  Even the most accomplished make-up artist has a weak spot.  Mine, is eye liner.  The preciseness, the fine lines, even smudging techniques make me feel like an epic failure.  Hating failure and thinking that being scared […]

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