Swing Dresses and OTK Boots

I’m definitely a fan of swing dresses. I love swing dresses because they’re versatile from season to season. Also, swing dresses are flattering on women of all shapes. I’m a woman with a curvier lower body. Traditionally, I’m described as pear shaped and I’m a proud pear. Though I love my pear shape, I do like to wear dresses that balance out my shape. I like balancing my shape out mainly for fit reasons. It can be very difficult for me to find dresses that fit both my upper and lower body. Most of the time I have to alter…

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How I keep my long hair healthy

Lately, several people have commented on how long my hair is and how much it’s grown this year. In this post, I’m outlining the way I care for my long hair. My hair care routine isn’t an elaborate process but it does require some work. Also, I should mention that I have long, thick, oily hair. Even though I have thick hair the texture of my hair is fine and delicate. I have to be very careful with my hair by being gentle, using quality products, and minimal heat. Let’s talk hair cuts If you want long hair there is…

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Style Guide: Adding Pieces That Pop

Add pieces that pop, sounds easy enough huh? Well, that is exactly what we’re going to talk about today. Nothing makes me happier than an all black outfit. Remember when I refused to give up wearing black even in summer, and I was obsessed with the summer LBD? Yeah, I’m out of control sometimes with the color black. If there is one thing I’ve learned over the past year of blogging it’s what works for my shape and what doesn’t. That realization also covers color. I’ve learned some colors flatter my body while others just don’t. Sounds simple enough but…

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Bite Beauty Matte Creme Lip Crayon

Trying new cosmetics is such fun! I’m not going to play it down, I get really excited. I had the fun opportunity of trying the Matte Creme Lip Crayon c/o Bite Beauty. The colors were rich and all around awesome. I love the smooth look of a lip crayon. I play with lip colors quite often but I tend to use the same color palette . Usually, I switch between a gloss and matte pink shade. I was super excited to try these shades because they were a bit different than my usual color palette. Plus, I’ve been using lip…

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