Show Menu

Cute Craft Idea: Origami Lucky Stars

Origami wishing stars, or lucky stars, are a symbol love and luck originating in Japanese folktale. A traditional gift for weddings and anniversaries, origami lucky stars are fun and easy-to-make and can be used for decorations, craft projects, and party favors. Scattered on wedding tables, they add DIY-detail to your wedding decor. You can use them as table scatter for bridal showers, baby showers and birthday parties too. String them together to make a hanging garland or beaded curtain, or create decorative wreaths and jewelry. If you don’t know how to make them, grab your nearest piece of scrap paper: a take-out menu, a paper bag, junk mail—and give it a try. Before…

Read more

New Year’s Rockin’ Ear Party

2016 was fun. We got the layered look locked down, took our ear game to the next level, perfected the all-gray outfit, and ended our search for the best red nail polish. Will 2017 top that? Here’s what to expect. If trends from SS17 Fashion Week are any indication, asymmetry will be sticking around for…

Read more

6 Style Tips to Borrow from the Italians

Italians are known for looking chic and put-together 24/7. Athleisure isn’t in their vocab. We, on the other hand, practically live in Lululemon. So we wondered: Could we be one of those people who appear to have rolled out of bed and onto the cover of Vogue Italia? Could the world be our runway? What would that be like? In our quest for effortlessly cool style, we learned a thing or two from the Italians. Save your sweat-wicking fibers for 24 Hour Fitness. Here are the 6 style tips you should borrow: 1. Adopt a quality-over-quantity mindset. Unless you’re Donatella Versace, you’re likely buying clothing on a budget. It’s smarter…

Read more

How to Wear Black & White

Wearing head-to-toe black and white is the easiest, most inexpensive way to look like you’ve been styled by an A-list designer. The classic color combo is clean and modern and adds a graphic quality to your look. When you simplify color, texture really pops. So, to really knock this look out of the park, the…

Read more

Stud Earrings: Old Friends, New Friends

Stud earrings are the first pair of earrings most people own. For many—like us—those thicker-than-average, entry-level posts came with free piercing, a celebratory soft pretzel and a trip to Sam Goody.* (It also marked the beginning of our obsession with tiny trinkets for our earlobes.) The understated look of studs never goes out style. In fact, diamond studs and pearl studs are classic pieces of jewelry everybody should own. But not every stud earring is a metal BB or solo stone. Case in point, these golden pyramids. Looking for a fresh way to wear the classics? Try the mismatched earring trend. It makes a visually interesting, very intentional, statement—and it’s…

Read more

Geometric Jewelry

It’s impossible to talk about 2016 jewelry trends without talking about geometric jewelry, a trend that’s been on our radar for a while now. If you’re just dipping your toes into the trend, here are the current conditions: Geometric jewelry is—like minimalism tends to be—effortlessly cool. Simple and aesthetic, these minimalist designs are wearable works…

Read more

An Important Pearl Service Announcement

With all the weddings, graduations and occasions to eat sheet cake, we’ve been living in our pearls lately. (Pearl studs have become permanent fixtures on our lobes.) They’re summer’s answer to every dress code. But warmer weather leads to increased perspiration, and the acid from sweat can damage a pearl’s luster. Routine cleaning and proper storage…

Read more

This is How Stylists Layer Their Necklaces

Whoever said ‘Rules are made to be broken’ was onto something. Sure, we obey stop signs, we never take an eleventh item through the express checkout lane, and we always unwrap our candy before the movie. But when it comes to accessorizing with necklaces, we toss the rules out like an empty box of Milk…

Read more

Signed, Sealed In Glitter

We’re enamored with the whimsical trend. Sure, the colored freckle makeup trend isn’t for everybody. But whimsical isn’t a style limited to faux freckles and flower crowns. Minimalist arrows, beachy baubles and feather motifs can do a lot to spruce up your summer office sweater. So leave the novelty coffee mug at home—this is how you should be adding fun to your work wear. Nautical     Want to nail the nautical look this spring? The key is to start with one great piece. Think bold stripes, crisp sail white, rope prints, and the nautical icon: anchors. Even if you’re landlocked, you’ll feel like a boating beauty with a seafaring statement ring…

Read more