summer

Solange Has Me Dreaming About the Kenzo Lifestyle

Solange Has Me Dreaming About the Kenzo Lifestyle

Top right: Kenzo Animal Print Platform Sandals, $395. Bottom right: Kenzo Satchel, $1265. The ever-babely Solange WORKED the red carpet at the recent Met Gala in a gown by Kenzo. I guess I never realized how truly amazing Kenzo was, but after Ms. Knowles piqued my interest, the label is now at the top of(…)

For Late Summer/Fall Style, Dolce Vita’s Wynne Dress in Blue

While the days are still warm, but the nights start to cool, my mind wanders to what’s in my closet to get me through the pre-fall weather. Jeans and t-shirts are a staple, as always, but sometimes you want to go girly and dress-y. I’ve been eyeing maxis all summer long, but I just haven’t(…)

Studio Pitcher for Summer Boozin’

I love a good sangria, and a recent trip to El Almacen in Brooklyn had me drinking one and thinking, I should make this stuff at home! But what a waste to make a clerico for two. A great sangria deserves a great pitcher and a party of at least, let’s say, four? Crate and(…)

Essie Geranium – A Rad Summer Red

Depending on the shade and the context, the color red in makeupland can evoke so many adjectives: glamorous, dated, tacky, chic, trampy, bold, luxurious and on and on. Hence, I have traditionally shied away from red makeup, afraid of taking a misstep and ending up looking like a two-bit hooker (yes, readers – a prostitute(…)

Miller Chill: A PA Summer Favorite

I’ll admit that I was skeptical when PA Nicole first introduced me to Miller  Chill two summers ago. Usually, I don’t drink light beer and the thought of light beer with artificial lime flavoring sounded pretty whack. Then, I tried it was pleasantly surprised by it’s refreshing (albeit fake) lime flavor and drinkability. It’s super(…)