Give the Shoppers What They Want

Give the Shoppers What They Want: Online Tips for eStores

Online Trends and Tips for eStores 40% of worldwide Internet users buy products or goods online. In the U.S. alone $38 billion of revenue was generated from mobile commerce in 2013. With everything from electronics to luxury goods available with just a click—the future of the estore appears to be a bright one. There are a number of trends and tips that estores should follow to increase their online presence and revenue. 50% of shoppers who own a smartphone use it to shop online. Having a mobile strategy is important, especially when targeting younger shoppers. Take a look … [Read more...]

Peeling Back the Layers: How to Master the Art of Layering

Peeling Back the Layers: How to Master the Art of Layering

Layering is no easy task. When an outfit is layered poorly, clothes can appear ill fitting and sloppy. A well layered look can be achieved through the pairing of a simple, lightweight top with a bold pullover. Complete the look with a jacket or coat in a basic color and you're ready to head out the door. Incorporating jewelry and accessories give an added polished to the ensemble. If picking pieces out of your closet is to much work we've put together some ready made, layered ideas to try out. For a daring look, try pairing a dress with a striped sweater or play it safe with … [Read more...]

Go to Any Length: Necklace Guide

Go to Any Length: Necklace Guide

The next time you're having trouble deciding which necklace to buy, consider your face shape.   Rectangular faces look best in choker length necklaces whereas heart shaped faces are better highlighted by matinee and opera length strands. Learn which length best suits your face with our necklace guide. Face shape isn't the only thing you can pair a necklace with. Necklines also influence which necklace you should wear. Chunky necklaces work best with turtlenecks and the deep scoop necklines work great with long or short strands. Take a look through our necklace guide the next … [Read more...]

Beauty Tips to Hide Sleepless Nights

Beauty Tips to Hide Sleepless Nights

The tossing and turning of a sleepless night can make for a cringe worthy appearance in the morning. From bags under the eyes to dull skin—our appearance takes a beating when we don't get enough shut eye. Take a look through our collection of  DIY remedies and transform your sleepless skin, making it appear as if you had 8 restful hours of snoozing. A quick application of aloe vera under the eyes or a dab of almond oil on the face are a couple of the easy DIY remedies to wake up your appearance. On top of natural treatment there are numerous skin and make-up tips that can … [Read more...]

Share the Love: The Go-To Checklist to Donate Clothes

Share the Love: The Go-To Checklist to Donate Clothes

Did you know 99% of discarded clothing and household textiles can be recycled, however, 68 pounds of clothing are discarded by Americans per year? Donate clothes and help both the environment and local charities. Learn which clothes can be donated and the organizations that accept them in this go-to checklist for donating clothes. By donating, instead of trashing your clothing, you can help the environment by reducing the amount of pesticides used to grow cotton, petroleum to make fabric, and water to dye fabric. Learn how to help the planet through clothing donation. … [Read more...]

Hacks to Refresh, Renew, and Fix Your Clothes

Clothing Hacks Infographic

How many times have you had a stuck zipper this winter? Rubbing graphite pencil on the teeth can lubricate the zipper making it easier to manage. With clothing hacks like this you can make your clothes last longer and look better. Don't toss your damaged duds in the trash. These clothing hacks can take your wrecked wardrobe and make it look like new again. From mending small holes to removing tough stains—learn how to care for your clothing with our clothing hacks infographic.   … [Read more...]

Scarf It Down: 4 Fun Ways to Wear the All-Year Staple

Scarf It Down: 4 Fun Ways to Wear the All-Year Staple

In recent years wearing scarves year-round has become a popular trend. Many scarf enthusiasts  have found new and exciting ways of tying them to give their wardrobe variety thru the year. The many different tying styles can give a unique look to an outfit and make you stand out in a crowd. Tired of wearing your scarf the same way all the time? We've gathered four of our favorite ways, from the draped "Parisian" to the bundled "Faux Infinity"—these styles will give your outfit a bold, new look. … [Read more...]

Stop Straps In Their Tracks: Choosing the Right Bra

Stop Straps in Their Tracks: The Right Bra for Every Occasion

Straps are the ultimate sneaks. Slipping and sliding out from beneath your clothes—a rogue bra strap can take a polished outfit and make it look messy and thrown together. By pairing the right bra with your outfit you can avoid such pitfalls. We've put together a guide to help make pairing your outfits with the perfect bra easy. From deep necklines to the always dangerous backless dress we've got you covered, literally. When you head out of the house do it with confidence knowing your straps will not be making an appearance. … [Read more...]

Crinkles, Folds, and Creases: De-Wrinkling Hacks For Ironing

Crinkles, Folds, and Creases: De-Wrinkling Hacks For Ironing Infographic

Ironing has become a dated chore that we rarely incorporate into our hectic lives.  This belief has caused ironing and it's many techniques to become a lost art. It's time to revive this lost art and give clothing and our appearance a little more attention. Our infographic, "Crinkles, Folds, and Creases," is your guide to the many techniques of ironing and how they can spruce up your wardrobe. If you're still not feeling the classic way of ironing, we've collected a number of modern, quick methods to give your clothes a neater appearance. From using shower steam to your flat … [Read more...]

Blow Them Away: How To Perfect The Blow Out

Blow Them Away: How To Perfect The Blow Out Infographic

You've got the outfit, shoes, and make-up down for a great night out...but what are you going to do with your hair? Big bucks are spent on blow outs at salons, but for the price-savvy girl doing it at home is the better option. We have created an infographic, "Blow Them Away: How to Perfect the Blow Out," with all the steps you need to achieve a salon quality blow out at home. Equipped with just your blow dryer, roundbrush, and a handful of hair supplies you can perfect the blow out in eight steps. The days when your hair fell limp within seconds of walking out the door will … [Read more...]