The Nightmare Before Christmas: When Online Shopping Goes Wrong

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Christmas is all around us… but right now it feels like a nightmare to me: Nine sleeps till Christmas and I am still struggling with Christmas shopping. I am sure that I am not the only one but I actually should have been done by November 17th.

It should have been my most relaxing Christmas shopping ever; I had decided to buy Christmas presents online and for that I chose my favourite online store: YOOX.com! “What could go wrong?!”, so I thought… But I couldn’t be more wrong!

(UPDATE: CHECK OUT HOW THIS PROBLEM GOT SOLVED!)

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Pharrell Williams and Cara Delavingne Star in Chanel Short Film

Courtesy of Chanel

Courtesy of Chanel

Chanel has always been known for  style and elegance, Karl Lagerfeld for innovative, in the moment styles. When he started working for Chanel in the early 80’s he did what many people in the fashion industry thought impossible: He brought the near-dead brand back to life! The multi-talented and visionary designer is now directing short films for Chanel, check this out: Continue reading →

Review: Garnier Pure Active 3 in 1

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Today I would like to share with you a new product, which I’ve been using for about 3 weeks. A few months ago I wrote here that I am a big fan of microdermabrasion and that I really need it because of my hormonal imbalance.

Well, I have tried so many products but nothing really worked – that’s the reason why I love microdermabrasion, cause it is the only thing that works for me (actually it used to be the only product!!); You know how it is, at that “special time of the month” my skin really goes crazy… it sucks! Continue reading →

Easy Thanksgiving Recipe Ideas

Courtesy of Far Above Rubies

Courtesy of Far Above Rubies

 

Thanksgiving is a week away! The “first Thanksgiving” was celebrated in 1621 by the pilgrims to  thank for their first harverst in the New World and this tradition is based in the concept of taking some time to thank for the blessings we have in our lives.

We have gathered  a few easy menu ideas that anyone can get done – even if you are not in the US but also want to thank for all the good things that happens in your life, those are delicious meals and there is something for everyone!

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Vogue Editor Suggests Kim and Kanye Are Not ‘Deeply Tasteful’

Arrivals at Glamour Magazine's 2014 Women of the Year Awards in NYCKim Kardashian’s dream came true when she was invited -together with her now husband, Kanye West- to be at the cover of Vogue Magazine. However, now she may not be very happy to know that the reason why she was invited wasn’t exactly to crown her “style” and “elegance”.

Anna Wintour modernized Vogue and opened its doors for stars. But million of Vogue readers were not amused with Kim Kardashian at the cover of the most important and well-known style magazin. Mrs. Wintour defended her choice and now she explains her reasons for doing so.

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Kendall Jenner: New Face of Estée Lauder

Photo: Courtesy of Kendall Jenner (INSTAGRAM)

Photo: Courtesy of Kendall Jenner (INSTAGRAM)

Some people love her, other people hate her (and her family) but no one can deny that Kendall Jenner is the model-of-the-moment.

She has been an instagram sensation for many years, she has been raised since the age of eleven in front of cameras and paparazzi long before becoming a model.

Now Kendal Jenner is the new face of Estée Lauder and has walked thirteen major shows (Marc Jacobs, Givenchy, Chanel, Diane von Furstenberg, Donna Karan, Fendi, Dolce & Gabbana, Emilio Pucci – just to name a few). Continue reading →

Myla Dalbesio: Calvin Klein’s New ‘Plus-Size’ Model

Courtesy of Calvin Klein

Courtesy of Calvin Klein

Myla Dalbesio is a stunning 27-years-old, who is Calvin Klein’s new plus-size model for the lingerie campaign. In an interview with ELLE, she told:

“I’m a bigger girl… I’m not the biggest girl on the market but I’m definitelly bigger than all the girls (CalvinKlein) has ever worked with, so that is really intimidating”.

 

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Victoria’s Secret and “The Perfect Body” Campaign

Victoria’s Secret came under fire last month because of its “The Perfect ‘Body'” campaign. After so much backlash they have quietly decided to change the scandalous campaign, which features naked supermodels and what they labled “the perfect body” – This inspired women to create a petition demanding an apology from the retailer and that they take responsability for “the unhealthy and damaging message”. Continue reading →

Happy Halloween (DIY Halloween Special)!

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Courtesy of Love and Laundry

Happy Halloween everybody! Today is the day to eat, drink and scare the hell out of anyone who knocks on the door – That is the reason why we are having a  DIY Halloween special for  anyone looking for last minute ideas for an awesome Halloween night!

Have fun and “as spirits roam the neighbourhoods at night, let loose upon the earth till it be night”…

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