Fishnet Tights: The Fall Trend with a Rebellious Past

Love them or hate them, fishnets are definitely making a comeback. Bold tights, as sent down the runway by the likes of Gucci, Chanel and Saint Laurent, will soon be spotted all over the streets of NYC. Fishnets, which have cropped up in shows throughout the Fall/Winter 2015 to Fall/Winter 2016 seasons, are just one classic and unexpected example of a wardrobe essential that is finally getting its chance at a much-deserved revival. The history of fishnet stockings is relatively unknown, but photographic evidence shows that one of the first purposes of fishnets was to draw attention to the burlesque … Continue reading Fishnet Tights: The Fall Trend with a Rebellious Past

How-to Tuesday: Makeup-Based Halloween Costumes

Cat Take a black eyeliner — felt tip or gel liner tends to work the best — and draw an upside down triangle on the tip of your nose. Use the same eyeliner to outline the top of the upper lip and add whiskers to the cheeks. Draw on an exaggerated cat eye, including lining the top, upper portion of the lid to meet the tear duct and a classic wing. Add on a light pink lipstick. Put on a pair of cat ears. Wear all black, possibly add a tail. Bonus: Spend all night repeating what other say and … Continue reading How-to Tuesday: Makeup-Based Halloween Costumes

How-to Tuesday: Save Money & Shape Your Own Brows

Getting your eyebrows done professionally is great if you’re terrified of ruining your eyebrows or just have so much hair on your face that you have no idea what to do with it all. However, it gets pretty pricey, and it eventually just becomes too expensive to have a woman rip a strip of wax off of your face every two to three weeks. If you have sensitive skin, hair removal techniques such as waxing and threading can also end up irritating the skin and leaving behind redness and an unfortunate series of breakouts. With natural and bushy eyebrows being … Continue reading How-to Tuesday: Save Money & Shape Your Own Brows