The Best of Stila Cosmetics
One of the very first makeup lines I used and adored, is Stila Cosmetics. What you see is what you get, with this range of products. For me, no trip to Sephora is complete without checking out some of their products.[[MORE]] 1. In the Light palette —Not only does this contain 10 eyeshadow shades to create a multitude of looks for day and night, it also comes with an eyeliner (see...
If Money Was No Object
I’ve had my eye on these 5 little luxuries for a few weeks now, and I’ve been deciding which one to save up for and buy first. [[MORE]]I’ve always been a fan of All Saints for their leather goods and rock’n’roll layering pieces. This leather biker jacket “Walker” is calling my name. Next are the unbelievably sleek and stylish Elizabeth &...
Every Day Makeup
My lovely model Ally does not usually wear much makeup— a tinted moisturizer & blush is all. Her skin is dry & sensitive, and told me she has not been able to find a makeup routine that works. She wanted me to teach her how to look like the flawless, dewy-skinned version of herself. She also bravely allowed me to take a before and after shot in natural light and with a flash,...
Daily Fashion Reads
Every City Girl knows a thing or two about fashion. Here are some links for those of you looking to stay current on all the updates: [[MORE]] Womens Wear Daily (WWD) Wall Street Journal Daily Front Row 5 Days, 5 Looks, 1 Girl (Vogue.com) Refinery 29 The Cut (NY Magazine) BlackBook Magazine Grazia Daily Harper’s Bazaar Style.com
My Favorite Summer Outfit
I put together this look for the Fashables Summer Trend Report and it has been an outfit I have constantly reached for this summer. I love how cool and comfortable I was while walking, and how easily I could change the look for date night by simply adding a pair of strappy heels like these or these. This dress was a score from Forever 21 for around $25 and the Cost Per Wear is whittling...
What Beauty Products to Bring to the Beach
Whether I’m at soaking up sun at the beach or poolside, I carry a few beauty products tucked into a little water-resistant pouch, (Stephanie Johnson and LeSportsac make great ones) to make sure I’m feeling fresh all day long. Last month, from Birchbox, I received two standout products: one, an amazing Rose floral water by Melvita and two, TheBalm’s lip/cheek stain in Beauty Queen. Two...
What's inside of my bag?
A City Girl knows that in order to have everything possible to take you from day to night, a carry-all bag that looks super stylish, fits your essentials (+ that pesky umbrella), and goes with every outfit, is essential. This new Rebecca Minkoff bag has changed everything. [[MORE]] What’s inside my Rebecca Minkoff eyelet Cupid bag (c/o): Stephanie Johnson flat pouch...