It’s that time of year again, girls: Valentine’s Day! Of course we celebrate love throughout the year, but it’s not official until we see heart decorations everywhere along with chocolate and teddy bear sales going on all month long. So whether you have a special dinner with your boo-boo or planning a GNO, I have just the evening attire’s for the occasion. Continue reading “What to Wear on Valentine’s Day, No Matter the Occasion”
Remember back in grade school when you received a cutesy little Valentine from every classmate? Those were the days. Now the infamous day of love hits every year with a laundry list of pressures. What do you get that special someone? Is it too late to make dinner reservations? How long can you actually keep that bouquet alive? Why am I a slave to this commercial holiday? Idea! Do something different this year. Whether you’re single or not, there are 364 other days of the year to devote to romantic relationships. Why not make this Valentine’s Day, which falls perfectly on a Sunday, a girls day in? Chatting, relaxing, eating…Honestly, does it get any better than that?
Enter Galentine’s Day. Here’s how: Continue reading “3 Steps to a Perfectly Stylish Last-Minute GALentine’s Day”
Still have no plans for Valentine’s Day? No worries! Whether it’s a romantic night with your significant other or a girls’ night out, here are some of the best places in Chi-Town to celebrate the loves of your life. And the best part is that they won’t break the bank, so you’ll still have plenty of money to buy those booties you’ve been eyeing. Continue reading “The Chicago Girl’s Guide to Valentine’s Day Dinner”
Valentine’s Day can be a lovely time of the year for couples who get to spend the day together. However, it can also serve bittersweet for couples who may be too far apart to meet up for a date. I get it, life happens; different colleges, different jobs and different life situations can get in the way of physically being together. But that doesn’t mean you can’t still have a romantic day with your special someone. Keep reading for a few ideas to get the ball rolling for your long distance Valentine’s Day.
Continue reading “Love Can Go the (Long) Distance”
Whether you’ll soon be graduating from high school, are trying to decide on a major that will ultimately “shape the rest of your life” (debatable!) or are considering making a switch into a fashion based major, we chatted with esteemed WhatRUWearing girl Tatianna and rounded up the 5 things you need to know and we hope you’ll appreciate before making the big decision. Continue reading “5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Majoring in Fashion”
1. Where do you go to school and what are you studying?
I go to Ohio University. I am studying fashion Merchandising and minoring in Business and Communications
2. Describe your style using 3 words:
Preppy, classy and simple
3. Who’s your style icon?
4. Which trends are you coveting this season?
Bold lips and fur
5. Give us a glimpse of what’s in your makeup bag. What are your top 3 products?
- Urban Decay Naked Palette: I can use it with a light daytime look, or make a nighttime smoky eye with it.
- Smashbox Full Exposure Mascara: This mascara does wonders to my eyelashes. It makes them look so full and long.
- Mac Antique Velvet Matte Lipstick. It’s the perfect fall and winter color.
6. Which items in your wardrobe can’t you live without?
Guess boyfriend jeans. They are so comfortable and you can style them with so many different tops.
7. What’s your dream piece of clothing?
A pair of Louboutin’s
8. If you could trade closets with anyone, who would it be and what’s the first thing you’d wear?
Definitely Lauren Conrad. She always looks simple and classy. This would be the first thing I wear. I love wearing all black so this outfit is perfect.
9. What are you currently obsessing over?
Currently, I am obsessing over suede skirts. I feel so girly in them, but they are super comfortable to wear
10.What’s the most valuable lesson you’ve learned while in college?
Take advantage of meeting and talking to new people. It’s really helpful to make relationships with networking and getting jobs. Also, it’s always great to make new friends.
Yesterday evening, awards season officially commenced with the sizzling 73rd Annual Golden Globes Awards red carpet. While past seasons have shown Hollywood’s finest to play it safe, saving more daring looks for later ceremonies, we were pleasantly surprised with the slay served by some of the most prominent stars from the realms of film and television on the iconic carpet. From serious sex appeal to ultra-elegance, we’ve managed to round up a number of our favorites from last night’s show. Keep reading to see all of the chicest red carpet looks as well as some of our favorites from the raging after parties. Continue reading “Golden Globes 2016: The 27 Best Dressed Ladies”
I think I can speak on behalf of every northern gal when I say that it is truly an accomplishment when I can be warm outside without totally looking like a marshmallow. I know resulting to the calf-length parka can be the easiest and most practical choice when it’s below forty degrees, however, I challenge all you WRUW girls to not give in to the unflattering parkas so easily. Say it with me now… Be better than the parka!
We’re fortunate enough to live in a time when oversized coats are extremely in fashion right now. Every it-girl from Gigi Hadid to Selena Gomez has been seen rocking them, which naturally makes me develop an obsession with them. Therefore, here’s your how-to guide for rocking this winter’s most stylish outerwear.
Continue reading “The WRUW Girl’s Guide to Outerwear”
We’re heading into the thick of the winter, where the temperatures may become a little more frigid and it’s more of a struggle to dress warm while still remaining stylish. Although we have been experiencing a milder fall/winter this year, there’s no telling what January, February and even March, may bring, which is why it’s imperative to start preparing your wardrobe now. Plus, it gives you yet another reason to shop for yourself during the holiday season! While you obviously should already have a warm puffer or peacoat and a super chic sweater to get you through the colder season, you’ll want to invest in a killer pair of booties that will not only survive the snow but also compliment any outfit, accessories to garnish the chicest looks and fur. Lots and lots of fur – no matter if you prefer it vegan or real. Below, we’ve gathered a number of winter essentials via a few of our most fabulous ambassadors. Shop their must-haves and see how they styled their own looks! Continue reading “8 Winter Wardrobe Essentials You Need this Season”
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – holiday party season! If you haven’t already, it’s time to put your most fashionable foot forward in preparation for gift exchanges with your best friends, family gatherings, festive brunch dates, boozy ugly sweater parties and of course, New Years Eve. While it’s possible to stay safe and on the chic side with a little black dress or a matching set, holiday dressing doesn’t have to be so cut and dry! In challenging you to take the plunge this season and switch up your typical look, we’ve rounded up some amazing suggestions from one of our most fashionable ambassadors for the days where you’re feeling stumped on just what to wear to brunch, the Sunday after Christmas or to a more elegant New Years Eve affair! Keep scrolling for inspiration and to see even more of Diana’s great looks, give her a follow on Instagram.
Continue reading “The Holiday Style Guide: What to Wear for (Almost) Every Ocassion”