Love Me Some Marsala

There’s only 2 more weeks left of this year and everyone must be excited to see what The Pantone Institute has forecasted to be the color of the year. I’ve seen this color around lately and I own a few items as well. Marsala, a deep, warm, ruby wine color is on the color trend for this upcoming year. You guys have definitely seen this color all year round from stars like Beyoncé and Blake Lively rocking it on the red carpet.

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Blake Lively at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival

We all have those days where we just want to get all dressed up and enjoy yourself a little. Here’s my outfit of the day; a little more on the comfy and cozy side. I kept my outfit neutral and added color with my headband and lips. #Pantone2015

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Headband & Boots – Charlotte Russe

Good luck to everyone that are still taking finals!

Keep on sparkling! Xo

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I’ve Had Enough of You.

Dear Snow,

Your presence has been a warm welcome but I think it’s time for you to say goodbye.

Am I the only one who’s been tired of seeing the snow for the past few weeks? I’m so over this cold and freezing weather. I’m ready for the sun to come out and stay out! My friend decided to make use of the snow while it lasted so we had a little fun in it. Outfits like these are usually my “go-to” looks whether I want to dress comfy or I’m just running late. It’s kind of like throwing on a pair of sweats and a hoodie just in a more presentable way. Loose sweaters go perfect with a pair of jeans or leggings. What’s your favorite “go-to” look?

Toodles!

P.S. – Please don’t come back until next year.

Outfit:
Lancôme Sweater – Old Navy
Leggings – Mandee’s
Boots – PaylessShany Cosmetics Brushes
Leg Warmers – Sears

Face:
Lancôme Paris Foundation
Napoleon Perdis Liquid Eyeliner
MAC Lipstick in “Viva Glam IV” & Revlon Lip Glide in “Vibrant Violet 21
E.l.f. Bronzer
MAC Sheertone Shimmer Blush in “Plum Foolery”
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A Fashion Must-Have.

ImageA blazer can pull together any look you are going for from casual to a night-out or to your office. I love the idea that I can wear jeans and throw on a blazer and it would make a simple outfit look prominent. It’s a good idea to have at least a solid black blazer hanging in your closet. Just like a little black dress, a black blazer can always be your go-to on any occasion. Today’s outfit of the day is from Charlotte Russe.

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A Gust of Wind

As much as I was enjoying the snow, I think I’m officially over this cold weather! This may be the first year in so long that New York has had a real winter. I can’t wait till it gets warmer outside and I can wear my flip-flops instead of my knee-high boots! Here’s a quick little outfit of the day post from yesterday’s outfit. My sweater is from Century 21.It’s so heavy and keeps me entirely warm throughout the day. The best part about it is that it has a little hoodie! Since there was nothing going on with my outfit I threw in my printed scarf to add a little detail. My boots and high-waisted jeans are from my go-to store, Charlotte Russe.ImageImageImageImage

I hope everyone had a great start to the semester. Keep on sparking! Xo

Monday Goodies!

Besides the fact that I started classes today and the weather was gross, coming home to some goodies made it all better! My favorite part about the month is receiving magazines in my mailbox. As for my attire today, I definitely did not feel like dressing up so I threw on a hoodie and my fluffy socks to keep my cozy for my 4 hour lecture! Hope everyone had a great start to their week! 

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I Love Winter Tag!

Hey dolls! I hope everyone enjoyed their holidays with all their loved ones and had a great start to this new year! Is it me or does everyday after Christmas feel like a blur and January 2nd always feels like a dreadful Monday every single year? Anyways, one of my favorite bloggers, Angie from Rubyangel711 tagged me in doing the “I Love Winter” and I definitely enjoyed reading hers! Here are my answers below 🙂

1) Favorite Winter Nail Polish?

Essie – Mind Your Mittens; When I saw this in a magazine I instantly fell in love with the color. It just felt so “wintry”. I also do have a thing for deep blues!

2) Favorite Winter lip product?

Aside from the nude obsession I have right now, my favorite is me EOS lip balm in Sweet Mint.

3) Most worn Winter clothing piece?

My scarves!

5) Favorite winter scent/candle?

Twilight Woods

6) Favorite Winter beverage?

StarbucksPeppermint Mocha  Latte. I think everyone who knows me knows that I’m a little obsessed.

7) All time favorite Christmas/Holiday movie?

Elf

8) Favorite Christmas/Holiday song?

All I Want For Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey

9) Favorite Holiday food/treat?

Peppermint Bark. But then again, anything that consists of peppermint! 🙂

10) What is your favorite Christmas Decoration this year?

Manhattan, I mean what else can be better than that?

11) What’s at the top of your Christmas list?

Peace.

12) What are your plans for the holidays this year?

Spending time with my loved ones.

 

I TAG:
Low Rise High Hopes
The Fashion Huntress
Kavichick2000
Charlotte Hoather
Think Love Makeup
Nicole’s Confessions

I would love to hear your responses and answers and for those of you who are strolling by, feel free to leave your answers as well! Enjoy 🙂

Keep on sparkling! Xo

LOVE & LIE.

Rihanna Inspired Look

Outfit                                                                                                                                                                                                

Crop Top – AE                                                                                                                     

Beanie – XXI

Cardigan – XXI

High-Waisted – Charlotte Russe

Make-up

FaceFoundation: Lancôme; Bronzing Powder: E.l.f.; Blush: Colorworks

EyesEyeshadow: Gold, BH Cosmetics; Eyeliner: Urban Decay Glide-On & Napolean;

Mascara: L’Oreal Carbon Black

Lips – MAC, Ruby Woo

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Keep on sparkling! Xo ♥