Subscription boxes are one of those “why didn’t we think of this before?!” creations – like seriously – why DIDN’T anyone think of them sooner? They’re curated boxes filled with all of your favorite things, whether it’s a bunch of new beauty products, foods from around the world, or fashion & lifestyle items. POPSUGAR recently […] Read More »
Holiday 2015: Bridal Gift Guide
Sure, bridal season doesn’t really kick off until Spring, but you can get a jumpstart on gifting your soon-to-be-married friend with some bridal gifts this Christmas! Brides often have a lot on their wedding plates: finding a venue, a dress, and rings, picking flowers and making decor and catering decisions. Leave the big stuff to […] Read More »
Empire x Deborah Lippmann Collection Coming this November!
Balmain x H&M isn’t the only haute collaboration to get your hands on this November! Celebrity manicurist and nail polish brand owner Deborah Lippmann just announced a new collaboration with TV’s #1 hit show, Empire! The Empire x deborah lippmann collection is a limited edition, 3-piece set of nail lacquers, retailing at $24. The nail […] Read More »
Mani Monday: Allure & butter LONDON Arm Candy Nail Lacquers
This time of year is bittersweet – summer is coming to an end (boo!). But on the bright side, Fall fashion and beauty products are just around the corner! My fave nail polish brand, butter LONDON, teamed up with Allure Magazine to “create a collection of vibrant, trendsetting shades that highlight and accessorize your individual […] Read More »
They’re Here: The Full Christian Louboutin Nail Colour Collection Debuts!
About a month ago, famed red sole shoe designer Christian Louboutin teased us with his upcoming beauty line. The first nail colour that he dropped was Rouge Louboutin, a red shade, of course! But the designer promised that more colors were on the way for Fall. Well now they’re all here! The full Christian Louboutin Nail […] Read More »
Haute News: Beyonce Covers CR Fashion Book; Kardashian Beauty + more
Beyoncé is on the of September’s CR Fashion Book, the magazine produced by Carine Roitfeld. Issue No. 5 of will hit newsstands on Sept. 4 – Bey’s birthday. In the spread shot by Pierre Debusschere and guest creative directed by Riccardo Tisci, Beyoncé wears haute couture while posing with a Chanel surfboard and squeezing a […] Read More »
3 Subscription Boxes You Must Try: Cocotique, Flirty Fingerz & RocksBox
Everywhere you turn, there’s another new subscription box popping up! Offering everything from beauty products to jewelry to healthy snacks, subscription boxes are a great way to try out your favorite things, in smaller doses, plus get exposed to tons of new brands too! Over the past few months, I’ve had the chance to try […] Read More »
I’m obsessed with Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics’ 100% vegan and cruelty-free Lip Tars!
Pictured above: Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Pro’s Picks Lip Tar Set v1.0 When it comes to cosmetics, I’m definitely obsessed! So how fitting is it for me to be a fan of a cosmetic company called Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics (OCC)? I’ve been buying their lip tars almost as fast as they come out with new colors. […] Read More »
Haute buy: Pure Ice nail enamels
This season, the biggest trend in accessories is what you’re wearing on your nails, so it’s important to have a polish or two (or ten) at hand. That’s one of the reasons I love Pure Ice. The brand features a ton a chic colors and cheap prices ($1.99), so I can stock up on 10 […] Read More »
Ombré hair, black diamond nail polish and other highlights from the 2013 International Beauty Show
I had a great time at the International Beauty Show (IBS) in New York City last week. I loved seeing all the current beauty trends and products available on the show floor. There were some celebrity sightings too, which were really exciting! Ombré hair is a huge trend right now. If you don’t have the length you […] Read More »
We’re ‘Wild About Spring’ – A new collection of Finger Paints Nail Polish!
Happy Spring, hauties! Even though the cold weather doesn’t match the current season, I’m getting ready for a trip to warmer weather, so I’ve been buying some new nail polish to get my nails and toes ready for the beach. I found some great new colors for spring and summer. Finger Paints Nail Polish, available […] Read More »
Fashion + beauty news roundup: Monique Lhuillier designs shoes; Azature sells $250,000 black diamond nail polish; Sigerson Morrison designers fired and sued; H&M’s home décor line + NarsSkin collection at Saks
Monique Lhuillier designs capsule shoe collection – Best known of her exquisite red carpet evening gowns and wedding dresses, Monique Lhuillier has plans to debut her first shoe collection for Spring 2013, with a price range of $595-$1,195. (Lucky Mag) Azature introduces the world’s most expensive nail polish – Black diamond specialist Azature gives new […] Read More »
4 beauty gifts your Mom will love this Mother’s Day
Mother’s Day is this coming weekend, and since it’s the one day of the year that’s devoted to spoiling moms, why not treat her to a gift of beauty? What mom doesn’t like to get gorgeous? We’ve rounded up the best beauty gift picks that are great to pamper your mom (or yourself if you’re […] Read More »
My style: Stylin’ with the Citizen Eco-Drive Silhouette Crystal Bangle watch – perfect for Valentine’s Day gifts!
With Valentine’s Day around the corner, I’m coming across tons of products to give and get. The fine folks at Citizen sent over this beautiful Ladies’ Citizen Eco-Drive Silhouette Crystal Bangle watch and if I didn’t already have one (thanks, Citizen), I’d definitely ask for it as a Valentine’s Day gift. I love that it’s […] Read More »
My style: Pops of pink (J. Crew striped popover blouse + Hudson jeans + Celine Leather Luggage Tote in neon pink)
I try to avoid impulse shopping by going into a store already knowing what I want/need to buy, or waiting a few days to decide if I truly want/need it. And when I can’t stop obsessing over something in my head, it becomes a must-have. Such was the case with this striped J. Crew shirt […] Read More »
Deborah Lippmann ‘Dance Music’ Holiday Mini Nail Polish Trio – Day 13 of What’s Haute’s ’20 Days of Holiday Gifts’
Since 1998, celebrity and fashion manicurist Deborah Lippmann has been the go-to nail gal for the most renowned magazines like Vogue and InStyle, and fashion houses like Versace, Balenciaga, Zac Posen and Donna Karan. Over the years, Lippmann has continued to wow us with her eponymous line of luxury nail polish. This season we’re recommending (and secretly pining […] Read More »
My Style: Birds & Sparkles (Zara top & crystal platforms + Missoni for Target skirt)
My accessory addiction knows no bounds, so no matter what store I’m in, I hit up the accessories section first. On a recent shopping trip to Zara I spied these crystal-studded platform slingbacks (that the photos do NO justice – they’re so much more beautiful in person) and I just had to have them. Of […] Read More »
First look: Essie “A Spring to Invest In” Spring 2012 Nail Polish Collection
We fashion and beauty-nistas are fickle, aren’t we? We can’t wait for the fall to hit so we can start wrapping up in our chunky knits and chic coats, and as soon as it gets chilly, we’ve got our eye on spring again – the warm weather, the popping colors, the trends, and spring beauty […] Read More »