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Teen Style Trend Alert-Balmain and H&M collection

Teen Style Trend Alert!!!! I am so excited…….Balmain collaborated with H&M to create a new Balmain and H&M collection line that will be much more affordable, making the gorgeous designs of Balmain something that a teen girl, like me, doesn’t just have to dream about anymore. For a long time Balmain has been one of my […]

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Fall is here! I love the changing colors of the leaves. Even though I really love summer, I am always sort of ready for fall when it comes. I love sweaters and scarves and of course, boots. This fall there is no shortage of great new style trends for the fall season. My recommendation for […]

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No, that is NOT a typo! PANTS FOR PROM! I was honored to be asked to consult with Everything for Formals this past weekend while they attended the Bridal and Prom show at the Merchandise Mart to purchase their spring lines for 2016, which of course includes buying for the biggest high school event of […]

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2015 Homecoming king…….MAC DUGGAL!

I love September, fall is here, which means boots and sweaters but more importantly……it’s HOMECOMING SEASON! That means shopping for a homecoming dress! Homecoming is like the first fashion show of the year…..it’s a night when we all get to feel like a princess.   If you want to look and feel like royalty at homecoming, […]

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Photo: Stephanie Pana Photography

A Picture is worth a thousand words……

Reflecting on senior portraits and pageant head shots in Chicago… My life has changed a lot in the past year. I have gotten some really amazing opportunities to shoot with some wonderful and amazing photographers, and some not so amazing ones too. From headshots, to lifestyle modeling for one of my favorite boutiques, pageants and walking […]

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Makeup Tips from Chicago Makeup Artist Kasey Surges

I sat down with Chicago makeup artist Kasey Surges of Kasey’s Makeup Artistry to ask her some question about what her favorite makeup products are and for some makeup tips. Kasey is one of the best makeup artists in Chicago.  She does bridal parties, special events, pageants, photo shoots, prom, homecoming or any event you […]

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Summer Hair Trends and Pageant hair trends by top Chicago Stylist and Pageant Coach Jonathan Abernathy

Recently I had the  opportunity to interview Jonathan Abernathy.  Jonathan Abernathy the owner of Platinum Images Styling is a top Chicago hair stylist, personal image stylist, as well as one of the best Illinois pageant coaches.  Due to his incredible style, experience in pageant coaching and his knowledge of the many different pageant systems and criteria, […]

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Fit and flares were everywhere

Pageant Gown Trends Miss USA 2015 My favorite part of the Miss USA pageant is the evening gown competition and this year is no disappointment! I love seeing the new pageant gown trends, and this year it was all about the fit and flare. The fit and flare gown is so flattering because it is […]

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Black Fringe Wabag


My current favorite purse is my WaBag fringe purse. Its intricate detail and hand stitching are so beautiful. The attention to detail is so amazing. Wabags are one of a kind purses that are made from vintage textiles, with stunning embroidery, and that is what makes them so unique. Their fringe purses really make a statement. […]

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I really love my boyfriend……JEANS!

It’s true, I really do love my boyfriend jeans. I am a big fan of any clothing that is versatile, that’s why I think boyfriend jeans are a must have for every closet. First, let’s talk about comfort, boyfriend jeans are the most comfortable jeans you can own. They are designed to be well worn […]

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Sometimes style choices are just black and white

I love the contrast of black and white outfits. I also love that you can accessorize any way you want with any colors you want. Think red shoes or handbag. It’s a look that can cross over from casual to dressy and it’s probably one of the only combinations that is flattering to any skin […]

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Floral Summer Wedge Shoes

Floral Wedge Shoe

Hey Guys! We all know about my addiction to shoes, and I have found an addiction within my addiction! Okay…You will understand when you see them!! Jessica Simpson Anika – Sft Pink Cmbo Blsm Flrl Pt   I LOVE LOVE LOVE these shoes! They are SUPER comfortable, like most of Jessica Simpson’s collection, and cute. […]

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Beauty Blender Review

My favorite makeup application tool is and has been the Beauty Blender. I mean how can you not fall in love with its egg shaped, squishy appearance and not to mention its FLAWLESS application, and the little egg grows twice its size!! If you aren’t sure how to use the Beauty Blender, don’t worry, its […]

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