Posts tagged InStyle magazine

Fashion Friday — love a lotta polka dotta

   March 21, 2014 7:02 am    0

Shoes, dresses, skirts, tops — you name it, dots are on it. I’ve probably had polka-dot something every year since I’ve been a kid. The dots are on point this spring too. Many shoes — colorful shoes have dots. And the dresses are everywhere. The retro-style heels at left are from Rakuten — about $48. I…


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Fashion Friday — geometrics intersect with fashion

   March 14, 2014 6:08 am    0

I found a lot of styles for spring that are rocking geometric patterns. And metallics and a lot of other things I probably won’t wear. But I would if I were younger. This top at left from Intermix online showed up in some designer clothing ideas in InStyle. It’s way out of my price range…


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Funny and fab lipstick trends for right now

   February 4, 2014 5:22 am    0

So what’s the best lip color for you? Seems that any color goes right now with lipstick. In fact, matching your lips to your dress was the latest craze at the Golden Globes a few weeks ago, according to InStyle Magazine. Read it here. Ombre lips are also trendy, according to Huffington Post. I don’t…


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Fashion Friday — fab finds, ideas and prices

   January 10, 2014 5:56 am    0

I got a dress for $2.50 this week, saw a bunch of cool apps in InStyle, and I found this picture in ELLE. It’s in an article that tells you how to wear that a fisherman knit sweater six different ways. Here’s the article. I really like this idea, and I have one of these…


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Uncork wine-flavored popcorn

   October 9, 2013 7:07 am    0

Well I am certainly late to this party, but what a party it is: wine flavored popcorn. A New York City popcorn company — Populence (the web site is under maintenance, so if it doesn’t work, don’t pop your cork) — teamed with Kim Crawford, a winery out of  New Zealand to develop two popcorn flavors: Pinot…


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Fashion Friday — must-have manis accent fall wardrobes

   August 23, 2013 7:33 am    0

Wine shades with metallic stickers; olive and dusty green; spatter in green and gold; French tulip twist in olive green and emerald green; blue on azure blue; and dip dye with pink, blue and natural. These are nails we are talking about. It’s all InStyle this month. My September InStyle magazine arrived with a hefty 720…


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Fashion Friday — nailing down mani contrasts

   June 14, 2013 7:25 am    0

Join me as I push the clouds and rain out of the way this weekend. With my hands and feet! I plan to do my nails in wild colors that shine even if the sun doesn’t. I saw this article in the July issue of InStyle magazine — one of my favorites. The mani blends contrasting…


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Fashion Friday — iridescent shines again this year

   January 18, 2013 7:14 am    0

My friends at InStyle magazine are booking some shimmery beauty into their latest issues. Michelle Dockery — Lady Mary Crawley on “Downton Abbey,” rocks the glitz and glam in a photo shoot. The photo at left is from InStyle. This year promises some sparking style with a big dose of shine — it’s been around…


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