The summer sun is barely peaking its head here in the big apple, but we’re excited to see it shine over at Monif C. – the ever brilliantly designed plus size label. Their swim 2014 collection was presented at a transformed Manhattan loft on the evening of April 17th, complete with real palm trees and loads of sand. Channeling the sexy of South Beach, models stood on lighted platforms and guests sipped on Bacardi tropical cocktails.
Great nails are like great accessories, being chic from head to toe also includes having the best looking manicure. If you follow any nail gurus on online, you are sure to be kept up to date on what’s hot or not.
Spring is officially here! Ladies It’s time to add a lot more color to your life, and your lips of course. Check out these spring lipstick shades we’re excited about this season:
I’ve never visited California, though I wish Christina would’ve stowed me in her luggage when she traveled to the golden state for Coachella.
Popular culture depicts California as a melting pot of ethnicities, languages and movie stars mixed to form a shallow concoction of celebrity-driven culture.
It’s been a decade since designers Brian Wolk and Claude Morais offered their heavenly creation, Ruffian, to the fashion world. The fashion house has evolved tremendously – from a brand for the Elizabeth Taylors of the world to one millennial fashionistas gawk over – but even as they shift, Ruffian retains a common thread: Fresh, funky, vintage digs created in rich fabrics that are worth every penny.
New York Fashion Week isn’t complete without a backstage nail art report. LBS got exclusive behind the scenes access to the Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2014 show. Rebecca Minkoff teamed up with Essie to deliver runway-ready manis for the catwalk. Essie lead nail artist Michelle Saunders explains the looks below.
It is a guarantee that the phenomenal Lela Rose will deliver a beautiful, elegant and delicate collection every New York Fashion Week. The Texas-native has earned a stellar reputation for creating gorgeous clothing, and she didn’t disappoint her core June Cleaver-esque audience this season.
Backstage at the Rebecca Minkoff Spring 2014 show, the hair look was one of our favorites – a chic yet undone milkmaid braid. We chatted it up with TRESemme lead hairstylist Jeanie Syfu who explained how we can get this look using TRESemme hair products. Check it out:
For the Mara Hoffman Spring 2014 show, we were not only obsessed with the hair look coiffed by CATWALK by TIGI but Maybelline crafted a feminine and playful yet daring makeup look for the show as well. Here their lead makeup artist spills the beans on how they achieved the look:
Rebecca Minkoff is a genius. The iconic creator of the “I Love New York” tee has mastered jazzy accessories and handbags fit for most occasions, but her Spring 2014 collection left me more awestruck than all of her previous attempts.