About 1 in 8 women in the U.S. (about 12%) will be diagnosed with breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month I am bringing you babes some PINK power with a all pink beauty lineup. From hair to toe, show your support for these strong survivors.
You ladies know better then anyone how much I love prints and patterns but more then anything I love the color pink. So I wanted to dedicate this style evolution to my love for pink. I have been enjoying these post the most because I get to reflect on how my style continues to adapt and develop over time. This one is for all my Barbie girls. Click the outfit title under the picture to see full post and get outfit details.
OOTD #51: Every Woman Needs A LBD
September 2, 2016
OOTD #54: This Body Is Made For Fatshion
September 17, 2016
OOTD #56: PINK Ins’t Just A Color It’s An Attitude Blouse October 5, 2016
OOTD#60: Wearing White For Fall Necklace & Lipstick October 27, 2016
OOTD #64: What I Wore To The Tennessee Theater Pink Faux Fur Coat December 17, 2016 Now go out and paint the town pink <3
The second I found out Betsey Johnson was coming to Miami, Florida I knew I had to be there. I have been a fan of her work for over 8 years. She is my favorite fashion designer of all time. Her whimsical, femme, punk aesthetic is fun and I love that her designs are out of the box. My favorite things to buy from Betsey Johnson are her handbags and her jewelry. But with 50 years of fashion under her belt she has dabbled in almost every department from women’s & children’s apparel, home decor & bedding, bridal, athletic wear and dancewear. I travelled about 12 hours round trip thanks too Miami’s awful traffic but I arrive at the DadeLand Mall at 10:30, a little. At the entrance of Macy’s sat a huge black shiny roller skate car.
The roller skate car acted as the head of the parade, as a trail of Betsey paraphernalia followed. It was so exciting and refreshing the way the mannequins were posed and styled. It added a certain sophistication to such a youthful collection.
There were fresh flower bouquets around the store similar to the pink rose petals Betsey made rain down on the crowd in the store. Decorations dangled from the ceiling, and we’re printed on the wall. It was like stepping into Betsey World. Betsey floated down the escalator with her entourage greeting the crowd, her DJ and her team members. She was full of energy as she danced around to the music, the security guards couldn’t keep up with this 74 year old. The store was decorated beautifully to celebrate the collaboration between Betsey Johnson and Macy’s for the new DreamWorks movie Trolls. The merchandise displays were so bright and colorful they really screamed Betsey and beckoned people from all corners of the store. The displays featured her famous Kitsch bags, shoes and other little Betsey keepsakes. I love how youthful this collection is very junior esq but still incorporating current trends like the faux fur pom poms.
The merchandise displays were filled with pink and blue faux fur, glitter, googly eyes and gold. I shopped around the store fell in love with a pair of black faux suede slip on sneakers that had fluffy faux fur pom poms. I will be reviewing my shoes next week and I will also be talking about what I wore to meet Betsey so check back for that. I was first in the V.I.P. line and absolutely nervous to meet Betsey.
V.I.P.’s recieved a Betsey selfie stick and a pack of hair ties inside a big pink tote bag. We also recieved a hard copy of our photo with Betsey and Macy’s gift card.
I sat next to her on the ivory leather couch with pink and silver sequins pillows. I told her I was a long time fan and loved her work. We posed for a quick photo op and then I proceeded to show her my 3-D Betsey inspired nails. She loved them and then showed me her nails. Betsey was very sweet and friendly, I hope to meet her again in this lifetime. Anyone who knows me knows how much I adore Betsey Johnson. My betsey collection is strong and growing and I am planning to start a haul series so you babes can see some of my collection.
Here are seven of my favorite pieces from this collection:
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xox Trolls Faux-Fur Bangle $48.00 comes in Black, Cobalt Blue and Hot Pink // xox Trolls “Love” Necklace $75.00 also comes in “Happy” // xox Trolls Stud Earrings Set $32.00 // xox Trolls Kitsch Cupcake Bag $85.00 // xox Trolls Crown Necklace $95.00 // xox Trolls PomPom Crown KeyChain $35.00 // xox Trolls Rock And Troll Color Changing Umbrella $28.0
We all like to smell good, we’re girls it’s what we do. But what is that one scent you can’t live without? I’ve been obsessed with Viva La Juicy by Juicy Couture for as long as I can remember. It was my first fragrance crush. I don’t know what captivated me more the infatuating smell of it’s scent or the chic, femme bottle design. It’s design has three of my favorite things the color pink, a bow and gold bling. The first time I smelled Viva La Juicy I fell in love and it’s been my favorite fragrance for over 6 years.
So where can you find Viva La Juicy you ask? Well you can find this fragrance at your local Sephora, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Ulta Beauty, Target, or Walmart. Or you can shop for this fragrance online at eBay.com, Overstock.com, JuicyCouture.com, or Amazon.com. Are you a scent bird subscriber? Request Viva La Juicy as your next scent you won’t be sorry.
Happy Fatshion Friday !!!! Check out this post on ThePlusSideParty.Com. I snagged this jumpsuit at Fashion to Figure’s Sample Sale last month in New York. I love this Rose Quartz and black jumpsuit, The fabric is forgiving and comfortable, it features a zipper closure that continues around the neckline adding chic element. It is so hard to find jumpsuits that fit just right, they always seem to be too long or too short. Fashion to Figure nailed it. This jumpsuit is on trend for spring with it’s PaneTone Color and breathable fabric.
I accessorized this look with a statement necklace and mirror sunglass by Mirina Collections. I took advantage of the jumpsuits’ low neckline and dressed up my look with the “Erin” necklace by Mirina Collections. Rose Gold Aviators featured mirror lenses and and black and gold frame. Chilling out by the pool or at the beach stunning in your sunnies. Last but not least I paired this jumpsuit with this super comfortable braided strap sandals from Charlotte Russe. These sandals add a classic twist to an old favorite with the single strap in the front and the criss cross faux leather braid around the ankle.