Your home is your temple. You sleep there, you eat there, and you relax there. Plus, how can you expected to focus on fashion if you’re not happy with your home? Most individuals enjoy filling their homes with things that they love – especially furniture. However, accidents happen. God forbid your dogs destroy your beloved microfiber sectional (once they’ve made their way through your favorite shoes)! Are you unsure about your options in this matter like many people are? Engaging in some much needed Internet research can help you find the best options for reupholstering and repairing any damaged living room furniture—even your couch. Read on to determine some of the best ways to reupholster and repair damaged furniture on a budget.
When we look through the glossy pages of our favorite fashion magazines, styles look so easily wearable. However, when it comes to putting together an outfit for the day, or even for a specific occasion, things tend to be a bit more difficult. A jewelry chest full of options can leave you with no idea what to wear. The popular style trend these days is to layer, mix, and match your bracelets and accessories, but deciding how to create an effortlessly beautiful collage of jewelry is not as simple as it may seem. Here are some simple tips to remember when styling your bracelets for any occasion.
Labor Day weekend is over and fall fashion is on the rise. The 2012 Fall Fashion week is at its close and with it new looks will accompany the new season with garments like turtleneck sweaters, cardigans, fitted jackets, luxurious coats, furry boots, exquisite pearls, and boxy bags. The other definitive change this season will be the changing color of the leaves. Nature’s colors will be changing around us. Colors should start to fade from warm summer colors to the dark fall/autumn shades.
My mom’s birthday just passed, and for the longest time, I was stumped as to what to get her. Of course, she’s the woman who has everything, so it was no easy task to pick something out. I scoured kitchen supply stores and department stores with no luck – for every nice item she saw, I knew she already had something like it. It wasn’t until I was browsing a local crafts sale in search of a gift for my own daughter that I came across a stand that sold hand-crafted jewelry. Unlike other pieces that I had found at my local mall, these items had a unique, individual flair that I hadn’t found anywhere else. Continue reading
Struggle to keep your skin healthy and blemish free? Welcome to my world. I feel like I’m constantly scrubbing and slathering my skin with different products to keep acne and other ailments at bay! However, I take comfort in the fact that humankind has been struggling with this same issue for millions of years. As early as 1500 BC, people had started to rub their skin with sandpaper for exfoliation purposes! In addition, ancient Greeks were known to lather themselves in olive oils and sand in order to ward off sunburn. Learning about things like this makes me feel a little better about the great lengths I go to in order to keep my skin looking good! Read more about it with this infographic from Tanda and learn more about human’s history with skin care. Continue reading
Working in a ‘casual’ office can be quite the challenge when you’re deciding what to wear – at least it has been for me! I generally like to look good, so when I was told that the dress code at my new job is casual attire, I wasn’t quite sure what that meant. Is it acceptable to wear shorts? Would a dress be too formal? Going into my first day, I might have been more stressed about my outfit than about starting a new job! I decided to be safe and err on the side of too dressy – looking a bit too formal would definitely be better than coming off as a total slob in front of my new colleagues. I wore a pretty conservative top tucked into a knee-length skirt, and completed the outfit with a pair of neutral colored ballet flats. Continue reading
At Fashion Evolution, we feel that too often the fashion fuss is all about the right skirt, finding good shoes, etc. All those basic components of your outfit are of course important, but don’t stress too much about the basics at the expense of that all-important Next Step when it comes to the wardrobe: Accessories. Continue reading
Summer may be in full swing, but Fall is steadily approaching, and that means one thing and one thing only: College football season. This August/September, be sure to liven up your wardrobe and everyday attire with some apparel to support your alma mater. showing a little school spirit is a great way to get your outfit noticed, too. It’s no secret that most guys find it easier to spark up a conversation if there’s a natural segue to something they’re interested in… Continue reading
Hey all you Fashion Evolution readers! Today it’s a sunny 72 degrees in NYC, and it looks to be a pleasant weekend as well, so it’s definitely time to get away from the office routine and get to the beach at some point. It’s been a hot and humid summer so far so don’t let this pleasant spell go to waste — and of course don’t forget to show up in style!
It’s nearing the end of July, which means that it’s almost time to think about going back to school. This is especially true for college students, who will start to leave around mid to late August. For many fashionistas, going back to school means thinking about back to school fashions – at least for me, it certainly does! Since September and October can be pretty unpredictable months weather-wise, my secret weapon usually involves layering. That means I love items such as cardigans or cute jackets! I will usually try to wear skirts or shorts as long as possible, since I know I’m going to spend the winter covering my legs up. Continue reading