Beauty 101: Chanel Illusion D’Ombre in Émerveillé

by Anne Dreshfield | July 2nd, 2014

There are a few beauty essentials that make their way into my makeup bag, no matter the style I’m hoping to achieve. Whether it’s a daytime look for the office or a casual weekend, a smokier eye for a night out, or flawless makeup for a wedding, Chanel’s versatile and easy-to-apply Illusion D’Ombre eyeshadows always… Read more…

Beauty 101: Chanel Fall 2014 Collection: Collection États Poétiques

by Anne Dreshfield | June 26th, 2014

It may feel like summer is just getting started, but both the fashion and beauty world are in their usual jump-the-gun mode: everyone’s already moving on to fall, even as they slather on sunscreen and head to the beach. Seems odd, but every single year I look forward to the beginning of summer just for… Read more…

Beauty 101: Chanel Perfection Lumiere Velvet

by Anne Dreshfield | June 5th, 2014

I’ve only had a few holy grail foundations in my life, and it seems like every time I have, it’s been Chanel. Since I have combination skin that’s sensitive and breaks out easily, I don’t mess around when it comes to foundation – and I don’t mind spending a bit more money on something I’ll… Read more…

TWW Polyvore Group: Orange at the Office

by Rachel Yeomans | January 7th, 2014

  Orange is the chosen color in this week’s selected outfit from TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore Group. Yes I know that the Pantone color is orchid, but it’s nice to switch it up. This outfit was submitted to the group by user applegirl – thank you so much for putting it together! I think the dress and… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Spring Away the Gray

by Rachel Yeomans | April 2nd, 2013

I’ve been on a “spring color” kick lately. I can’t imagine why considering the gray damp 20- to 30-degree weather we’ve been having. My sister remarked the other day that if she had a summer cocktail then spring would arrive more quickly. It may be the same mentality that goes with, “If I don’t wear… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Colors and Peplum

by Rachel Yeomans | March 12th, 2013

Color, color everywhere! The clocks are turned back, the sun is out later, so let’s celebrate with a sunny outfit! This week’s selected Polyvore Group outfit gives us color, and a lot of it. This outfit is not for the meek. I almost even want to add a skinny brown belt over the cardigan just… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Fall Colors

by Rachel Yeomans | September 18th, 2012

It’s official, we’re ready for fall. Or maybe it was all the orange we saw on the New York runways during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. Either way, this orange and tweed combination (not to mention the adorable chocolate patent kitten heels), made us swoon and set us searching for cider. Thank you madped for putting… Read more…

Toast to Tuesday: Chanel Walking on the Beach

by Rachel Yeomans | March 20th, 2012

I’m reading Coco Chanel: An Intimate Life, and I’m currently on the part where Chanel vacationed regularly on the beaches of France. This week’s winning set from TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore group was created by seelah. I introduce you to a modern working interpretation of Chanel walking on the beach. Nos pieds by seelah featuring opaque stockings

Toast to Tuesday: Parisian Chic Work Wear

by Rachel Yeomans | January 31st, 2012

Do you want to add a little Parisian into your look? What say you to “Parisian chic work wear“? This week’s selected look from TheWorkingWardrobe Polyvore Group is brought to you by the group member, seelah. This ensemble provides elements of class and sophistication – with just a bit of fun thrown in with the… Read more…

The First Job: Coco-Inspired Season-less Style for Under $100

by Rachel Yeomans | January 25th, 2012

By Jenn Bussell Anticipating what’s ‘office appropriate’ for your first job or internship is challenging. Doing it on a budget? That’s downright nerve-wracking.  You’ll read articles and hear presentations telling you to spend wisely on ‘investment pieces.’ I disagree as these pieces tend to run you between $200-$800 depending on where you shop. The real… Read more…