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Audrey Inspired Every Day Eyes

The other nighttime I watched the 1954 classic Sabrina, starring Audrey Hepburn.  I own got e'er been drawn to Audrey's seemingly effortless grace as well as beauty.  I recall the argue that Audrey captivated the basis (and however holds it captive), is that she embraced simplicity and enhanced her best features.  She didn't attempt out to live Marilyn Monroe or Elizabeth Taylor. Her aesthetic choices (clothes, makeup, hairstyle, etc.) highlighted her best physical features, as well as the simplicity of these choices made room for her unique personal vibrancy.  Though most of us don't own got the practise goodness of a working human relationship amongst the likes of Hubert de Givenchy, or a 20" waist, I'd similar to recall that equally women, equally a variety of birthright, nosotros all own got some part inwards this mysterious allure. So let's non fret that nosotros don't own got the best features of this or that person, only find our best features …
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Shaken, Not Stirred

I am of the trouble solid belief that every lady (yes, I said lady) should select a cocktail that she tin plough over the axe telephone phone her own, for several reasons. First, let's pigment a motion-picture demo alongside words. You are at your operate Christmas political party or your best friend's marriage reception. The bartender asks, "What'll it be?"  While standing side past times side to your boss together with time to come hubby (respectively, non necessarily the same man), yous awkwardly stutter, "Hmm, I don't know, allow me but mean value here, hmm... I'll select [insert shout out of around drinkable you've never had, potentially volition hate, turns out to endure the size of a kiddie pool, yous shout out the possible flubs that could occur nether such pressure]."  I'm all for trying novel things, but I similar to produce it on my terms. Second, in that place  is but something empowering nearly ordering without skipping a b…

Reading the Runway

As New York Fashion Week 2012 kicked off yesterday, I idea it mightiness locomote timely to tell a few words virtually reading the runway. By reading the runway, I hateful seeing the electrical current collections together with interpreting them inwards relation to existent life together with your personal feel of style. No. I'm non kidding. When viewing these shows it is slow to locomote distracted yesteryear the costume similar grapheme of the garments together with the mannequin similar figures of the models, exactly at that spot is inspiration to locomote had for the optic that sees. And hither is how to see.

Take greenback of the colors together with patterns. Within a grouping of collections yous volition ofttimes bring out that a detail color recurs inwards its diverse shades together with hues. For the upcoming flavor around such colors are burgundy, blush, together with grey.

Take greenback of the fabrics. The Fall collections include many of the cozier fabrics associated a…

Trust Me, I Look Really Good On the Inside...

I know that all of us ladies desire to last beautiful, together with yes, I hateful genuinely physically beautiful (not, "Wow, honey, that Christmas ornamentation y'all made inwards preschool is sooo beautiful" type beautiful). We may tell ourselves that nosotros don't attention what is on the exterior because we're working on the within (by the way, its an fault to intend that the ii are mutually exclusive).  We may honour solace inwards the fact that we're smart, funny, athletic [insert whatever other positive attribute here], together with that its okay that nosotros aren't blessed alongside skilful looks. But deep down, nosotros create care. Well, the truth is..... (you're wondering if this is nearly to last the most depressing "lighthearted" weblog shipping service you've e'er read), drum roll, please, each 1 of us has our ain unique physical beauty.
Just suspend your disbelief, together with listen me out.  There are ii ways t…

Color Me Confused [KNOW YOURSELF]

First, I'd similar to attain a nod to my unexpected, yet quite welcome, manly someone readership. Now on to business...

What if I told you lot that at that topographic point was a way to facial expression healthier, less fatigued, in addition to to a greater extent than oft than non to a greater extent than attractive today? What if I told you lot that at that topographic point was no weight loss necessary, no magic creams or treatments, no see to the salon? Just click here to larn on over to the HSN, where, for 6 slowly payments of $13.95 (plus S&H, of course), you lot tin cause got all this in addition to more. STOP! I'm merely kidding. Don't click that [fake] link. Or do, goose egg volition happen.

All kidding aside, at that topographic point actually is a way to accomplish the aforementioned benefits immediately, amongst a niggling (not then miraculous) miracle known every bit "color analysis." I would corporation to country that many women of my histori…

Let's Talk About Love: La Tigre e La Neve

Fuad: He was a existent poet. He was young, savage inwards dearest amongst a adult woman too married her. Influenza A virus subtype H5N1 few years later, spell he was fighting inwards roughly war, he heard his married adult woman had contracted smallpox too had been disfigured. So Al-Giumeili said, "My eyes hurt." And then: "I've gone blind." When his married adult woman died, 12 years later, he opened his eyes again.  Attilio de Giovanni: So equally non to upset his wife, he pretended to hold upwards blind for 12 years? 
Fuad: Every mortal is a chasm. It makes y'all giddy to expression down. (La Tigre e La NeveThe Tiger too the Snow)

My intention for this spider web log is to curate topics, inspiration, too ideas that I am interested inwards personally, too that I mean value my sisters would detect both fun too practical. I equally good desire to part what moves me, what causes me to pause, to overstep the daily grind too mean value of things deeper too h…

A Thrifter's Apologia

Part I: The Apologia

Some of y'all may know that I beloved to become to thrift store shopping, simply equally I know that simply about of y'all beloved it equally good (I won't lift whatever names). I also know that simply about of y'all guide maintain however to travel won over to this item sport of science together with instinct (again, I won't lift whatever names). What started equally a necessity - my feel of inventiveness together with mode couldn't travel accommodated past times the mall together with my high schoolhouse income - has actually blossomed into an enjoyable adventure. For some, the term thrift store conjures upward images of muddied spaces filled amongst heaping, disorganized piles of stained together with tattered clothing, a faint whiff of smelly feet together with armpits inwards the air. Though such places practise exist, they are few together with far between. Most "chain" thrift stores (Goodwill, Salvation Army, etc), sit down…