March 4th, 2011

Massive Twitter Giveaway!

Exciting news – I just realized that Stripes & Sequins’ one year twitter-versary is tomorrow!  In honor of it, Stripes & Sequins is hosting a massive giveaway when we hit 1000 followers.  (We’re at 944 right now… so close!!!) The winner will get a pile of cosmetic & beauty products… (including some View FUll Post

March 4th, 2011

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Happy Weekend!!!

Once again, the weekend is here, and once again, I’m totally fried!  It was another crazy week at work.  All I want to do is curl up in a ball with a big cup of tea and have a movie marathon.  Love and Other Drugs is finally out on Apple TV, View FUll Post

March 3rd, 2011

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Currently Craving… Calypso St. Barth’s Color Collection

Calypso just launched their “color collection” for Spring, and it’s pretty much amazing.  Gorgeous dresses, bright flowing cardigans, pretty accents for home…  I’m obsessing over, well, all of it.  I’m particularly smitten with the blue collection which has a fab ikat bag and some great striped pieces.  See for yourself here. ?Could View FUll Post

March 2nd, 2011

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Beauty DIY – the Perfect Faux Bronze Glow

My friend Ashley, who runs the popular health & fitness blog, Healthy, Happier Bear, recently asked me to do a self-tanning tutorial.  I agreed but instantly felt just the tiniest big shameful.  The thing is, once-upon-a-time, I had the whole self-glow thing down to a science.  Still do, if you ask me, but lately View FUll Post

March 1st, 2011

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The Ubiquitous Zipper Leather Pouch from Fashion Week – Found (For Way Less)

If you saw any of the pictures from this past fashion week, then you know that this year’s “it” accessory was an oversize zip leather pouch.  The cobalt blue Celine pouch, pictured below, was everywhere, and something I personally am coveting. Sigh… if only! Fear not.  American Apparel has their View FUll Post