Archive | April, 2012

Fave Finds: Adrian’s Animal-Print Blouse

Who: Adrian of Adrian Loves Owls

What: Vintage animal-print blouse

Where: Deseret Industries Thrift Store

How Much: $2

When I Use It: “Layered under a jumper or vest. The print is a little too busy to be worn alone …

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Celebrate National Poetry Month with She’s the First

If the World Were My Classroom

If the World Were My ClassroomPhoto courtesy of Kate Lord

As writers, we’re celebrating National Poetry Month by crafting a poem or two, but we’re also excited to check out If the World Were My Classroom…, a new poetry anthology published by She’s the

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Coachella Festival Fashion Recap by Guest Instagrammer, Très Awesome

Back for another round of Guest Instagramming, Emma of Chicago street style blog Très Awesome tossed aside her Midwest threads and headed to SoCal to snap some shots of festival fashion for us at the annual Coachella Valley Music and

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Tumblr Crush: Daily Shirley

With a sea of personal style blogs out there, browsing the web can be a bit monotonous, which is why we’re currently in love with Daily Shirley, a Tumblr blog chronicling the outfits of stylist Shirley Kurata through the …

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So Long and Farewell, Wedding Guests!


Goodness gracious! Is this week over already? It’s said that time flies when you’re having fun, and if that’s the case, this week has felt as fleeting as a bouquet toss. While it may be time for us to unravel …

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Cap Off Your Wedding with a Vintage “Honeymoon Cocktail”


What’s better than the icing on a wedding cake? A reception featuring vintage-inspired cocktails! We couldn’t think of a more appropriate way to end our 2012 wedding guide than with a good, old-fashioned ‘cheers,’ so we’re taking a cue …

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Our Favorite Vintage-inspired Hair Accessories for Wedding Day ‘Dos

You’ve got the dress, you’re ready to say ‘yes,’ and the party’s planned from the flowers to the food — yet you’re still lacking in the locks department!

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Style Me Vintage: Make-up – April’s Book of the Month Giveaway

“Making yourself look good makes you feel good,” states beauty maven Katie Reynolds in her retro-inspired tutorial book, Style Me Vintage: Make-up. I’m going to take a guess and say that a lot of us agree. As we’re in …

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Behold, the Prettiest Pastel Makeup Tutorial

It’s a fact — when the workweek gets busy, our makeup routine is the first thing to suffer. With that in mind, we asked makeup artist Priscilla Francine to show us how to achieve a pretty pastel look that not only brings out the best in a variety of skin tones, but will last all day.

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Beautiful Bridesmaids: The ModStylists Craft a ‘Maids-Worthy Ensemble

As a bride-to-be, you’ve most likely singled out a few of your nearest and dearest to act as wedding day support, but does the thought of perfectly matching ‘maids have your friends cringing? Instead of the typical dowdy bridesmaids dresses, …

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