Archive for October, 2009

Marc Jacobs Kate Leather Shoulder Bag

Marc Jacobs Kate Leather Shoulder Bag

The Marc Jacobs Kate leather shoulder bag gets a tough redo for fall. It is made of black leather with gold-tone hardware and adjustable shoulder straps with buckle fastening. It has side zippers with studded zipper pulls that allow it to adjust in size to accommodate your belongings. It also has raised seams with stud detailing at the sides, and a double zip fastening at the top. Inside it has pouch and zipped pockets and is fully lined. A designer-stamped padlock embellishment in front finish…

10 Signs You Need a Hair Makeover

10 Signs You Need a Hair Makeover

Sometimes we grow so fond of a certain hairstyle that we tend to keep it for longer than hairstyle trends would allow. But whatever your reason is for not changing your hairstyle, if you have the following signs, it means it is time to get redo your ‘do. You hair has no volumeYou can tell your hair lacks volume if the top is flat and the sides are bulky, and it no longer frames your face. Mark Garrison of Mark Garrison Salon in New York says, “If your hair just sits there, even after you’…

3 Classic Cuts Everyone Can Wear

3 Classic Cuts Everyone Can Wear

When getting a haircut, you have to make sure that the cut matches your face shape. However, there are three classic cuts that virtually anyone can wear. The bobIf you want to get this cut, Rodney Groves, a stylist for Kerastase Vartali Salon in New York says, make sure the ends reach your shoulders. If you have curly hair, they should fall just past your shoulders to make up for shrinkage. Lightly razor the tips so they flip a bit. To style your bobbed hair, apply mousse through damp hair and t…

Spring 2010 Accessory Trends

Spring 2010 Accessory Trends

It is never too early to predict [what would be] the hottest trends for Spring 2010 – after all in fashion you always have to be a step [or several steps] ahead because the fashionable people of the world are waiting with abated breath about what the latest styles and trends will be. With that, here are some of the spring 2010’s hottest accessory trends as named by Style.com: Small bagsSpring means easy and breezy and that goes for everything including your handbags. Come spring, hide your mini …

Tory Burch Amanda Mini Bag

Tory Burch Amanda Mini Bag

 Tory Burch’s Amanda bag is made of black leather with a long, detachable silver-tone chain and leather shoulder straps. It has folder-over flap with a magnetic fastening, and a pouch pocket in front underneath the flap. Inside it has zip-fastening pocket with designer embossed flap and is lined in signature canvass. A silver-tone cutout logo in front finishes this bag’s look and gives it that edgy, rock-and-roll, almost gothic feel. Add some tough chic-ness to your dress-down jeans or feminine …

Common Reasons For Clutter

Having clutter at home can be quite bothersome. It is a problem you might not notice easily until you discover that you no longer have adequate space anywhere at home. Many people may consider various reasons for the clutter. Here are some of the most common and yet surprising ones.You love holidays.Clutter may build up easily for people who love the holidays. You might be one of those who seem to have all the decorations stored for possibly every holiday on the calendar. Once each special day c…

The Truth About Tattoos

Tattoos have grown more popular over the years. About 25 percent of 18-30 year olds have at least one. Over the next few years, this number will swell to 40 percent. And if you think tattoos are only popular among guys, you’re mistaken – 65 percent of people with tattoos are women. If you are considering about getting ink done, you first have to consider why people get them, understand the health risks involved, and know your removal options in case you change your mind. Tattoo types:Amateur tat…

Balmain Original Leather Fringed Bag

Balmain Original Leather Fringed Bag

Fringes are a huge trend this year, and Balmain has taken the fringe trend and given a fall ‘09 update.The shoulder bag is made of silver leather with silver-tone hardware, tonal stitch detailing, a fold-over flat at the front, and a detachable drop-down metal hoop fringed embellishment. It has a pouch with a buckle and flap fastening in front, and a zip top closure. The handbag’s shoulder strap has buckle-detailing, and the inside is fully lined. Pair it with a pair of dark jeans, and cle…

Marc by Marc Jacobs Natasha Classic Q shoulder bag

Marc by Marc Jacobs Natasha Classic Q shoulder bag

The Marc by Marc Jacobs Natasha Classic Q bag is the perfect everyday bag. It is made of violet leather with gold-tone hardware, an adjustable strap with buckle and a fold-over pouch pocket with a zip fastening at the top which functions like a top flap. Concealed magnetic fastening, designer-stamped plaque on the front and signature designer lining finish this bags look. The bag’s slouchy material makes it the perfect addition to a casual chic ensemble. Wear it over a sweet printed mini dress a…

Cost-Cutting Hair Color Tips

To cater to clients who can not afford to frequent salon visits, Stuart gavert, co-owner of Gavert Atelier in Beverly Hills, has changed the way he did hair color. “A lot of my clients are people who have come to me for 28 years, and I think that loyalty needs to be returned,” says Gavert. And he is starting with no less than the cast of Twilight. “Kristen Stewart and Rob Pattinson were going to film in Portland, Oregon, for weeks at time and their hair color needed to last throughout the shoot,…