June 2010

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Topshop “Hangs” Out

Necklaces by TopshopBracelets by TopshopTassels, fringe, or strands? What would you call this jewelry trend? I tend to lean toward fringe.That’s the first word that comes to mind. Wait, does it really matter? Not really. What I do know is that Topshop is all over it! Are they ever going to open a store in Los Angeles? Hurry up already!!

Alisi Swimwear=Love

I never thought it would be possible for me to fall in love with swimwear. I mean, I’ve always HATED my body in a bathing suit. Well, I guess Alisi Swimwear has given me a reason to LOVE again. I’m head-over-heels for these swimsuits! Gorgeous! They come in Australian sizes 12-24. That averages to US sizes of 10-22 (make sure you check out the size chart).I would wear any one of them proudly in all of my curvy glory! Alisi is an Australian company, but they do ship internationally. You can even find them on these US and UK web…

Ouch! Bridesmaid Shoes Suck!

Guess what? I love weddings! Sad thing is, I haven’t been to one since mine…3 years ago! I was so honored to be a bridesmaid at my cousin’s garden wedding this past Saturday. It was a beautiful L.A. day and the bride was gorgeous! Love was beaming from their faces!! Oh, and for those who voiced their opinion on my hairstyle, I chose #6! There was only one thing that sucked? Our shoes! They are by Chinese Laundry and were made in satin. But, the style below is very similar.I thought they were so cute too! But as I put…

Lingerie.com Review

When do you feel your sexiest? Is it when your lying around in a sexy piece of lingerie? It is isn’t it?I am going to be completely honest…I used to be a t-shirt and sweats kind of girl. Now, I’m venturing into the world of sexy sexy. You know that place where anything lace, slinky, or frilly works?You can only imagine how happy I was when Lingerie.com asked me to review something from their line of plus-size lingerie. Now, let me tell you this is one sexy web site…I hope you’re ready.I honestly couldn’t decide what to pick, then I…

Blogger Q&A: Carla

Carla “MessyCarla”South Tyneside, UK. MESSYCARLA: A Fashion Blog In A Size 16Who is your favorite fashion designer and why?I adored the late great Alexander McQueen as he was so inspiring and kept fashion fun and refreshing. I also have a few peices by Vivienne Westwood. I love Ana Sui’s quirky/punk look too. It’s also my dream to own a Chanel quilted handbag. But what I tend to wear is stuff from the UK High Street – cheap, chearful, fun and versatile.What is the one fashion accessory/item you can’t live without?Black eyeliner – It adds a quick dash of glamour to…

Because I love you…

You know I can’t pass up a good SALE!! And I always want you to get the best deals on the net. Here are a few of my favorite sites, with some great SALES! If you know any other sites that are having amazing sales please leave a comment and share!Click on the image to be directed to the site!!

Help me pick a bridesmaid hairstyle!!

My cousin’s wedding is coming up and I’m so confused. I’m a bridesmaid and I NEED HELP!! I don’t know which hairstyle I want. I gathered a few below that caught my eye. I know I want a half-up style, but I want to dress it up. The dresses are strapless in a watermelon color. It’s a very summer inspired celebration!Please help and tell which hairstyle you think would look good. Thank you!! I really appreciate it!! Now, I just need to find someone to do my hair on the big wedding day.UPDATE: I chose #6!! Thank you for all…

Fun, Friends, Food, and Family

Is tomorrow Monday…already? Wow! Time does fly when you’re having fun. And believe me, it was a weekend filled with fun, friends, food, and family. I love it! I’m so blessed. I celebrated my hubby’s birthday with a BBQ on Saturday. We had so many friends in this tiny apartment, but that’s OK. We all fit and had the best food! Carne Asada, chicken, riblets, rice, and salad…Yummy! And I totally forgot to take a picture of my outfit. Ooopsie! But, I did have the hubby snap a few of my outfit today. I wore this to a high school…

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