Rain Rain Go Away…

Its been a rainy January, which we need here in NorCal. Doesn’t change the fact that rainy days need an extra boost! Like a holographic a rain anorak, a bright cobalt blue sweater and some hunters! Wearing:  mark. New Millennium Anorak, mark. Laced Up Sweater, Avon Ponte Knit Pants, Hunter Rain Boots. Anoraks are a great…

Easy Street

Now that the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is behind us, January is set to easy mode. Time to reload and refresh. The new year brings its own set of challenges but getting ready doesn’t have to be one of them. Especially during these back to work weeks post holidays… ugh. As we…

Mani Monday: Icy Mani

It’s just another mani Monday. I wish it were Sunday, because that’s my funday… so far this mani is the only thing good about this January Monday.  Today my January nails are still wintery but lighten up a bit with icy shades. For this week’s mani I used 2 Jamberry wraps, Iced (the mint and…

Mani Monday – January Nails

Since I’ve been digging the January Trends it’s only fitting to have a January mani to match!  Winter nails shades aren’t just your go-to dark shades but also grays, blues, blushes, and mauves.  I think of the winter sky lightening up; chilly and pretty.  Which is why I think the pairing of Avon Dazzlers Top Coat…

Blustery Day with mark. Style On The Run Tote

A blustery winter day is no problem when dressed for success!  Following the trends for January (as seen here) and adding my new must-haves for the new year (as seen here) definitely avoids the winter doldrums! Start with a base in wintery icy hues!   Just like in my January trends post cobalt blue is a…

Trending Tuesday: January

The decorations are down, the weather is still frightful and there are no more holiday parties to prepare for, hello January.  The good thing about January is it’s a fresh start.  Time to introduce some new trends, freshen up your look and make smart purchases.  I already shared my top picks for January here now lets style…

New Year, New You, New Arrivals

New year, new you.  Regardless if you make a resolution or not January represents a fresh start!  Out with the old in with the new: new year, new you, new arrivals!  Here are my top 5 picks to start the new year off on the right foot and will still keep you within your budget (you know,…

Crazy For Coral

It’s January.  Bleck.  Everything is bleak and barren and Spring seems so far away.  However, it is a new year, and I’m ready for some change to brighten things up.  Just one look at the mark. magalog for January and you can instantly see why I’m cray cray for coral!  It instantly brightens, heightens and…

Get The Look January – Bold Ambitions

Bold Ambitions – Bright Ideas. Don’t let dreary days get you down… Instead make a bold statement by following this month’s latest trend – let your makeup be your main accessory! It’s easy to get this entire gorgeous look – so start shopping for a bold new you! This month, mark makeup artist Mai Quynh…