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Spring Accessories: Dainty Earrings Obsession

Dainty Bow Earrings - available @ yesmissy.etsy.com

If you’ve visited my accessories shop, you’ll know I’m crazy for arm candy. But lately, it’s been all about earrings!  I have just been earring obsessed! I’ve been especially in love with dainty earrings and minimalist studs. This past winter, oversized statement pieces have been so big, so lately I’ve just been looking for a more subtle way to accessorize… and I think dainty earrings are just the way to go. With spring  just around the corner, so it’s the…

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Celebrities, Fashion & Style

NYFW’s Spotlight Stealer: Ashlee Simpson

NYFW Spotlight Stealer

New York Fashion Week is here again and nothing is more exciting! While admiring the up-coming season’s hottest runway shows, I couldn’t help but notice Ashlee Simpson front row at more than a handful of shows – sporting a different fabulous outfit at each and every one! Ashlee Simpson is becoming  NYFW’s latest darling, looking ever-so-smart while attending Christian Siriano’s fall Russian opera-tinged show in an ice blue mint leather dress and matching pointy pumps.   In this pic, Ashlee…

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Beauty, Celebrities, Fashion & Style

Best Beauty Looks from the Grammy Awards 2013

Best Beauty Looks

I don’t watch award shows for the awards, I watch them to see the all the stars on the red carpet! Last night’s 2013 Grammy Award Show was no different. Here’s my vote on the 5 best beauty looks of the night! 1. Rihanna topped my best dressed and best beauty look of the night. I was pleasantly surprised by her soft romantic look. It’s quite a departure from her edgier, wild style (which I also love!).  I had forgotten…

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Beauty, DIY, Fashion & Style

Hair DIY: A New Way To Do a Fishtail Braid

Unique Fishtail Braid tutorial

Fun Fishtail Braid Tutorial I’m all about giving classic a makeover lately! So it’s no surprise I instantly I fell in love with this fun fishtail braid tutorial from www.abeautifulmess.com! It’s a uber cute way to freshen up an the old favorite fishtail braid! Not only does the yarn add texture and color, but I find it helps the fishtail braid better stay in place too. (I am unfortunately blessed with very slippery straight hair. 🙁 ) I can also image…

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DIY, Fashion & Style

Fashion DIY: 2 Ways to Instantly Restyle Your Jackets & Coats

2 Ways to Restyle your coat or jacket

Restyle an Old Coat Take this old peacoat, absolutely classic, but also extremely boring! It’s been hiding away in my closet for awhile. I’ve been searching all season for replacement, but have yet one that fits quite as nicely. But this old one here, fits just lovely. This peacoat needs something to make it fab all over again. So how about some shiny, new buttons?! Buttons are actually considered a part of your accessory count, think of how rings, necklaces, watch,…

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Fashion & Style

Pantone’s Color of the Year / Spring 2013 Fashion Color Report

Pantone for Spring 2013

Now that Christmas is over, it’s time to look forward to the new year!  New year means a new season and of course new colors! Every year, Pantone polls designers and brands about colors they’re featuring to aid in its decision for what hue will tinge the next 12 months. For 2013, the company has bestowed the distinction of Color of the Year on the shade its database identifies as 17-5641: Emerald Green. It’s lively, radiant, lush… a color of…

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DIY, Fashion & Style, Tips

The Secret to Removing Stubborn Scuff Marks from Patent Leather

The secret trick to getting rid of shoe scuffs

I buy the most lovely nude patent leather stilleto pumps especially to wear them to Calvin Harris in Vegas. Now I have been warned about patent leather, they scuff easily, can be difficult to repair, but look oh-so-stunning!  Sure enough, I get stepped on, stomped on, and put through all sorts of mayhem. At end of the night my new patent pumps looked like the gymnasium floor after a floor hockey tournament played in dress shoes! The before picture is…

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Fashion & Style

Crushworthy Faux Fur: How To Wear

Faux Fur

Faux fur is so crushworthy this winter season! It’s an irresistible trend that has really been growing lately. Not only does it keep you warm and cozy, faux fur adds a little touch of luxury to your outfit. What I love most about faux fur, is how wearable it is, like an add-on-to-anything accessory! Here a few ideas on how to add some faux fur to your wardrobe: The faux fur scarf is probably the easiest way to add a little fur…

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Fashion & Style

New Holiday Arm Candy

Wood Beaded Bracelet

  I’ve got some new arm candy the holiday season!  These little beauties have just been added to my YesMissy Etsy Shop! Right now, I’m just in love with everything in dark saturated colors. With the thanksgiving here and holiday season around the corner, these colors carry both warmth and earthy vibrant tones perfect for the holiday season. You’ll find these bracelets and more at my YesMissy Etsy Shop. Right now everything is 25% off for Black Friday and Cyber Monday.…

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