March 5th, 2011


Two Wands, One Bottle: MAC’s Haught & Naughty Lash

I’m kind of obsessing over MAC’s Haught and Naughty Lash Mascara right now.  The fun packaging (glitter and hot pink!?  hello!)  would be enough to catch my attention, but it’s really the innovation that’s got me obsessing today. Basically, it’s got two wands in one bottle – a small one View FUll Post

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


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


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


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