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Sale-Rack Report: Beach-Chic Pants Under $20

Can you believe that it's already the end of June? With temperatures rising to scorching, with a few days reaching into sizzling, summer is here and here to stay. With Independence Day this week, many of us (myself not included, unfortunately) are off to the beach for some tanning, swimming,…

#4U2Read: Zap Zits w/ Cocktails & DIY Day-Glow Nails

Hello, and happy Sunday! Hope you slept in and are smelling something amazing cooking in the kitchen. My boyfriend is whipping up who knows what, but I suspect it's eggs (hopefully with goat cheese!). While you eat something delish on what's hopefully your day of rest, here are a few…

Sale-Rack Report: Free People Flutter Tee

Hipster or not, Free People is an addiction - a dangerous addiction. Because Free People? Not so free. Between the cute clothes and not-so-cute price tags, it's pretty easy to drop the equivalent of a semester's textbooks worth of cash in one Free People spree. Je n'aime pas... Luckily, what is for…

Clothing Swap Party Time!

Looking for some new threads to add to your wardrobe? Duh! If you are reading this blog, odds are you like clothes, and shoes, and bags, and fashion of course! Well I've just attended my first clothing swap party and it was a total hit. Grab your stylish girlfriends, bring…

Would You Buy? Bandeau Bras on a Budget

Bandeau bra time! I love wearing loose clothes, not too loose, but I like sheer shirts and and those tanks with the wide arm holes. A regular strapless bra just doesn't look right with this style. I'm realizing in many of my blog posts I mention pairing items with a…

Make Your Bust Bigger With This Bikini

It's already the middle of July and I haven't even blogged about bikinis! I know, I suck. But what doesn't suck is this ruffle bikini via Target. Not only are ruffles trendy, but do wonders for a tiny bust. It instantly adds volume without looking fake or like you're wearing a…