Month: October 2011

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween everyone!  As promised, here are pictures of my costumes from this year.  Couple changes, though. Saturday the 22nd I ended up being Courtney Love instead of Twiggy.  I had a shoot earlier that day, and my hair and…

FBFF: Inspiration

Today’s Fashion/Beauty Friend Friday post is hosted by Gina of Mommy Posh.  This week’s post is a pictorial review of what inspires us, and wants us to show shots we took on the streets, pulled from magazines or pinned. She wants…

Fashion Challenge: Dots or Stripes

I’ve decided to give Megan Mae’s Fall Fashion Challenge a shot (and regret that I only stumbled across this yesterday, because I love the past “this or that” ideas!).  Today’s “this or that” challenge was dots or stripes. I chose……

FBFF: October 21: Halloween!

Katy from ModlyChic let us FBFFers know she’s a little obsessed with Halloween, and wrote this series of questions in the spirit of getting ready for the event.  Halloween is also a favorite ‘holiday’ of mine as well, so I was…

Love Your Body Day

Today has been declared “Love Your Body Day” by Ashley, a blogger at 2 Eyes in the Mirror.  She posted a few questions to those interested in participating, and I figured I’d start writing based on them, and just kinda… let…

Budget Fashion Fix: Perrin vs. Croft17 & Georgia25

Steve Madden’s Perrin boot is perfect for fall and into winter, especially with it’s 1″ heel.  It’s chic military style is in right now, with laces all the way up the front and a contrasting zipper on the inside (yay…

Chicago Fashion Focus 2011

Chicago is hosting a week long event called Fashion Focus 2011 starting today and going thru Sunday.  It’s the event’s 7th year here in Chicago, and it celebrates Chicago’s thriving fashion industry. Unfortunately, because I work in the ‘burbs during…

Fashion/Beauty Friend Friday: October 14

This week’s FBFF is being hosted by Iris over at 260 Days No Repeats.  Iris has chosen a visual FBFF that focuses on the Quintessential Fall Outfit, or what each blogger considers her (or his) perfect fall look.  This one was tough,…

Fashion/Beauty Friend Friday: October 7

I’m a new member of a group called Fashion/Beauty Friend Friday (FBFF).  It’s a group of fashion bloggers who talk about certain topics every week.  This week’s topic jumps on the fad bandwagon. The wild popularity of the Missoni for Target line…