Monthly Archives - June 2014

La Prairie Anti-Aging Hydra Tint…Lightweight Foundation on Another Level

Above: The La Prairie Anti-Aging Hydra Tint comes in four, skin-flattering shades. On my quest for the perfect summer foundation, I have already made mention of the glorious La Prairie Anti-Aging Hydra Tint HERE.  Available at Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus, Saks, Bloomingdales and Bergdorf Goodman, this lightweight wonder...

Look of the Day: Denim, Lace + and a Clean, Bright Face

Above: The full look...shirt from Dreaming in Pink Boutique, luxury skincare from Omorovicza, La Prairie and Eve Lom and lips, eyes and cheeks by Mehron.  Today's look is clean and basic, punctuated by a denim shirt with unexpected details, luxury skincare, earth tone eyes and...

Current Summer Sales and Meet the New Puppy in My Life!

Above: It's puppy time! Hello dear readers...I hope your week is going well!  Since I've recently had more time at home, I have been playing with dogs (more on that in a moment!) and taking advantage of the host of summer sales at my favorite...

Classic Chic: The Napoleon Perdis Slim Aarons Collection

Above: The iconic Slim Aarons photograph, "Poolside Gossip," emblazoned on the stunning case that houses the collection. Earlier this month, I made mention of an impending release from Napoleon Perdis; I am thrilled to finally share its debut!  Blending the classic sophistication of past with...

Video on Location: Vacation Makeup Tutorial

Above: Basic beauty for a tropical vacation. Here is my vacation makeup tutorial; filmed earlier this week, on location on the balcony of my hotel room in Palm Beach, FL, it reflects the skincare and beauty choices I gravitated towards daily.  I am loving these...

Hourglass New Summer Releases for the Quintessential Nude Lip

Above: Hourglass Cosmetics Extreme Sheen High Shine Lip Gloss in Canvas and Panoramic Long Wear Lip Liner in Eden. In honor of the first official day of summer, I am thrilled to introduce two new Hourglass Cosmetics summer releases that, in tandem, create the most...

Chanel Fall 2014 Etats Poetiques Collection…Swatches of Everything!

Above: The Chanel Fall 2014 Collection. After ample pool time on Saturday, I headed to the gorgeous Gardens Mall yesterday and couldn't resist engaging in some iPhone-enabled guerilla swatching at Saks Fifth Avenue; fortunately, the Chanel Fall 2014 collection had just arrived earlier that morning,...

FOTD: Greetings from Palm Beach, Florida

Above: The view from my balcony. I am finally finished teaching for the summer, and after a whirlwind round of travel, have found myself in gorgeous Palm Beach, Florida for some much needed relaxation.  Rife with sleeping in, a bit of shopping and copious amounts...