Ideeli

Loving this site! Hot designer items for limited time only sales. We all like to feel special and Ideeli gives you the V.I.P. treatment. Sign up and you become a second row member and shop after first row members. You can upgrade to become a first row member at anytime but with a price. View and shop designers like Oscar de la Renta, L.A.M.B, Docle Vitta, and more. Great clothes, jewelry, accessories, home, and even kids items are all available but FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY! Click here to sign up!

Published in: on July 26, 2010 at 11:30 PM  Leave a Comment  
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The pants that inspired me!

Here are the Alexander McQueen jeans that inspired me to create my own paint splattered pants. Tell me what you think. I think I did a pretty decent job if you ask me 🙂

By the way, the real deal costs about $500+

Summer and Scarves

Just because it’s summer doesn’t mean you can’t wear scarves. Okay-you can wear them on the not so brutal days 🙂 I love the mobius scarf by mavenfresh. You can adjust it to make a hooded scarf too! I love the bright orange-perfect for summer- I also have one in purple. So cute for summertime! Love love love 🙂

Published in: on June 22, 2010 at 9:53 PM  Leave a Comment  
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Who is your style icon?


Hello fellow fashionistas! I have a quick question and I would love to hear your comments. Who is your style icon? Who gives you inspiration for your wardrobe, and your style? Personally I have a few including; Michelle Obama, The Kardashian sisters, Jessica Simpson, Rachel Zoe, Lady Gaga, Rihanna,etc. and most recently Victoria Beckham. I love Victoria’s style and the way she carries herself. She’s come a long way from Posh Spice, and is now a haute mom, wife, and fashion designer. Her collection is really simple, elegant, and fierce-a triple threat! I especially adore the dresses because they have a classic/vintage flair which would add a hint of glamour to many a female’s wardrobe. They are investment pieces, garments that you can have in your closet forever and it won’t go out of style. Victoria is classy, glamorous, sexy, and funny and that’s why she is one of my style icons. Now I want to hear from you guys. Who is/are your fashion icon(s) past, present, or future. Leave lots of comments! xoxo

Click here to visit Victoria Beckham’s website

Published in: on April 30, 2010 at 6:02 AM  Comments (6)  
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Fun on Polyvore-Ready, Set, Van Gogh!

Ready. Set. Van Gogh!
Ready. Set. Van Gogh! by stitched love featuring Juicy Couture jewelry

Items in this set:
Printed jersey strapless dress, $295
Fair Trade Platform Brogue, 125 GBP
Hand-painted stingray clutch, $990
SIMONA KAUNAITE EAR BROOCH WHITE CLAY/GLAZE –, 55 GBP
Juicy Couture Enamel Butterfly Studs, $42
Published in: on April 28, 2010 at 8:05 PM  Leave a Comment  
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Rested Radiance

Rested Radiance
**To watch the video click on the link at the bottom of the screen**

We have all had our fair share of rough nights that leave us looking exhausted in the morning. So bad that someone might say, “Do you need help carrying those bags (under your eyes)” lol. I know I needed this tip because I definitely don’t get the recommended eight hours of sleep a night. I went to marieclaire.com and they had the perfect tips on how to look radiant after a rough night!

Rested Radiance:
Make sure to match your skin tone on these steps:

Step 1: Moisturizer, a sleep deprived skin can get dehydrated. Using an intense moisturizer in the morning and continue to apply a lighter cream throughout the day.

Step 2: Next is foundation, DO NOT PILE IT ON! More makeup will leave you looking greasy throughout the day. Keep it light, you can also apply a tinted moisturize instead

Step 3: Next are the eyes. Try a beige eye pencil (or one that goes with the color of your skin tone) the trick is to look natural. Then use a dab of white shimmer powder on the inside corner of each eye, then apply just underneath your eyebrows. That will give it a little twinkle.

Step 4: Freshen up your skin tone. Put concealer on your eyelids, and to restore a sense of freshness use a rosy blush on the cheeks.

Step 5: Make your eyes pop with a little mascara that match the color of your natural eye lashes. Try not to make it look too clumpy. Separate and lengthen lashes by applying it on top of the lashes then underneath. This will give it more volume and length.

Step 6: Add some lip gloss or a natural lipstick to your lips to give them a little life.

And you’re done! Step 5 and 6 aren’t in the video but trust me they work!

Take a look at the video for yourself so you can see the model doing the look. Trust me, this will help!

Click to see the Rested Radiance Video by Marie Claire

Published in: on April 13, 2010 at 8:28 PM  Leave a Comment  
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Pet Peeve=Matching

Hey you all!
I just have a quick tip for you all that also is a pet peeve of mine. Matching. You may be thinking, isn’t matching a must in fashion? Not really. Fashion ensembles are more about GOING than MATCHING. If you are wearing a yellow top, and white jeans, that doesn’t mean you have to wear yellow and white shoes, yellow and white accessories and MAKEUP! I see so many people who do that and honestly it comes off TACKY! Think about it, when you’re trying on an outfit you usually say, “Does this bag GO with this outfit?” Some people would never try to match that same yellow top and white jeans with blue suede pumps but right now… it goes! (if done right). Revolving your whole entire outfit and makeup around a set of colors, especially bright colors can turn into a disaster! Makeup should almost always look somewhat natural to your face, so wearing outlandish colors like yellow or blue just to match your pants is a little ridiculous. We aren’t in middle school anymore so learn how to step up your outfit and mix different styles and colors to make it GO together! xoxo

Published in: on April 13, 2010 at 3:09 AM  Leave a Comment  
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Romp it Up!

Rompers are everywhere and totally stylish!

Romp It Up!
Romp It Up! by stitched love featuring Cynthia Vincent shoes

Items in this set:
Draped jersey jumpsuit, $395
Lippy – jumpsuits jumpsuits, $70
Giuseppe Zanotti for Balmain Sandals with Beaded Panel, 1,080 GBP
Cynthia Vincent Luella, $400
Beige Faux Leather Canvas Thong Flat Cuffed Sandal @ Amiclubwear…, $25
Published in: on April 13, 2010 at 2:37 AM  Leave a Comment  
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Simple way to look better

So here’s something to think about ladies. When was the last time you got sized for your bra? One of the most common mistakes women make is wearing an ill fitting bra. The misconception we have is that your bra size is like your shoe size, it doesn’t change. WRONG! Your bust changes if you lose weight, or gain weight, after you have children, or naturally grow bigger or smaller. If you are wearing one that is too small it causes discomfort and squeezes you which may give you unwanted bulges. And if you are wearing one that’s too big it will give your girls too much wiggle room and you could give someone an unwanted peep show. So go to your local lingerie store and ask for a fitting. I personally go to Victoria’s Secret to buy all my undie needs. Once you find your correct size your tops will fit much better and your posture might improve! So go enhance your bust now! Xoxo

Published in: on March 30, 2010 at 11:27 PM  Comments (2)  
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My safe color

So I just took a look in my closet and noticed a lot of black. I don’t know why this didn’t hit me before. Black shoes, black bag, black dresses, etc. Black is my safe color! I like black, it makes me look thinner, its chic, and it goes with everything. But as a fashionista I need to do better than that. Even though I don’t wear black everyay, I could use a little more color in my wardrobe. And now is the perect time to give my wardrobe a kick! Spring/Summer 2010 is all about color! So I encourage all of you to go take a look in your wardrobe and see what you can add or subtract from it! If you have a lot of color check out new styles and neutrals. If your wardrobe is stuck in the past look into updating and getting a modern touch. And if you play it on the safe side, look into some risque pieces (underwear as outerwear)! So go see what your safe color or style is and let me know! Xoxo

Published in: on March 30, 2010 at 2:04 AM  Leave a Comment  
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