Real beauty comes from within. It’s an old saying, and generally I find it to be true. Beautiful people have positive souls. But … it never hurts to have good makeup and style to make your inner beauty shine. This week we have a great mix of beautifying tips on several levels to bring out the very best in you. From positive fashion quotes, owning your age & style, to nixing online bullying in the fashion community… body positive thinking and actual beauty tips galore. As a beauty junkie, I was delighted to read all the beauty tips! Of course, we have loads of style tips to get you started for the coming summer season!
When you’re a slave to fashion, if there is a will you’ll find a way. Just so happens I’ve found several in order to keep my nickname Ms. Cheeky and avoid being called Ms. Sweaty Checks. I’m a sweater, through the pores that is. It’s a sweating problem that I’ve suffered from most of my life, which makes me an expert on this topic. Through trial and damp error, I’ve figured out which garments to wear during certain seasons of the year, from the fabrics that are sweat friendly to undergarments which prevents those embarrassing moments from happening. Continue reading ““Hide Me” Sweat Said “Hide Me.”” »
Imagine the lyrics to Carrie Underwood’s song “ Good Girl ” paired with an original score from composer Hans Zimmer as the soundtrack to Alexander McQueen’s Pre-Fall 2013 collection! It would be the halo to complete the presentation. This collection must be what Sarah Burton would want the ladies of the church to wear if they ever get promoted beyond nunhood.Continue reading “The Church of Alexander McQueen” »
When I’m away, my Instagramming fingers will play. Since I’ve been working on other projects, trying to hustle, mobile blogging has been my way of life for the past few weeks. So when I’m M.I.A on RomeoStyle.com, the photos below shows what MsRStyle has been up to.
What’s beyond the dirty white line? 2013 in NYC, of course.
This past week has been a crazy one which started with a very short-lived adventure that has to be shared with you’ll, in due time, but because of that event plus others that took place in the past few days, all I can do is add them to the unusual, eccentric, interesting, odd one in, collage I call my life.
There were times I wanted to hide underneath a black umbrella and blend in with everyone else, while walking in the rain, but my mind wondered as to what would be my blend-in outfit? Instead of being practical, this pretty number popped into my head.
Filmmaker and photographer, Matthew Donaldson teamed up with former model now Korean tabletennis champion, Sooyeon Lee to create this slow-mo movie paying homage to the sport. Stylist Katie Shillingford and designer Geraldine Chevrolet helped create fringed tights, gloves and a hat, to accompany pieces from Christopher Kane, Mark Fast, Jil Sander and Versace featured in the video.
Now I’ve played the sport and won several times in the past, but next time I should have something with fringe details close by. All that fabric moving around while hitting the ball would be perfect distractions helping to beat my opponent.
These past few days I’ve been running around like a hat-less hipster, trying to gets things together for a shoot this weekend. With all of the extreme weather pounding New York City these past two weeks, and being consumed with the the elections, tt’s been a bit hard to get my creative mojo popping again and finalize the small details.
So today, I’m going to distract myself with some movie time featuring the house of Dior sharing it’s magic through the eyes of talented actress Marion Cotillard. She has been the face of Dior since 2009, and with this romantic web documentary series, Cotillard shows us behind-the-scenes of the ateliers and locations that makes up the legendary Christian Dior history.
Btw: I watched while munching on banana chips and nutella which made improved the experience for me!
Episode 1: Fantasia
Episode 2: Up and Up
Episode 3: Metamorphose
Episode 4: In Lily’s Body
Keep checking Dior since this Lady Dior web series has more coming soon!
While working in my office aka New York City, sometimes a photo and a few words are needed to share the moments. So on days when you do see anything on RomeoStyle.com, my Instagram is going strong. Check out some of my photos with captions.
See No Evil on a rainy NYC night.
Minimarket S/S13 boots. Closing my eyes & doing my “Wish I May” jingle in my head.