Today is Denim Day. Sounds simple enough, right? A day of appreciation for denim should be easy for any fashion lover, as denim is universally loved and is one of the most worn fabrics in the world. But denim’s importance today is symbolic.
Every May, a prestigious film festival is held in Cannes, France – a picturesque city in the French Riviera. The best filmmakers from around the world premiere their films at the Cannes International Film Festival and it is one of the most important and highly publicized events in the worldwide entertainment industry. The festival is by invite only and to receive an honor at the festival’s competition is highly coveted by filmmakers. Because of its significance and high profile status, many actors and actresses use the festival as a vehicle to promote their upcoming projects and also to increase their visibility. Fashion undoubtedly plays an important role at the Cannes Film Festival and here a few of the stand out red carpet looks from this year’s festivities.
When you think of Dubai, what images come to mind? Luxurious shopping centers? Beautiful and scenic views of the city’s architecturally rich skyline? Accommodations that would rival the best in the world? You wouldn’t be far off the mark if those were the images your mind has conjured up. In 2013, Dubai was the 7th most visited city in the world and that rate continues to grow as tourism flows into this cultural and business hub in the United Arab Emirates. Dubai has been dubbed the “shopping capital of the Middle East”, boasting 70 shopping centers, one of which is the Dubai Mall, the largest shopping center in the world.
In the past twenty years or so, lip gloss has become as popular in the beauty industry as lipstick. In fact, lip gloss can be seen as lipstick’s versatile and more user friendly peer. Lipstick usually requires a perfectly moisturized lip as a clear canvas before its application. Lipstick also tends to need an additional balm or emollient based product on top of it to prevent drying and the color fading throughout the day. Lip gloss however is usually a one star show, multi tasking as a moisturizer, sealant, and colorant for the lips. Lipgloss is a great product, especially in the heat of summer. Here are a couple of the bestselling, summer-ready lip glosses available at the one and only Sephora.
Hot weather is in the atmosphere again and that means you’ll need breathable footwear to walk through the hot days and nights of summer. Sandals have long been a go-to shoe for women, and designers are more and more eager to up the ante in their shoe game to provide ladies with great sandal options. Sandals are a wonderful way to remain comfortable while being stylish in fashion forward cities like New York City, Miami, and Los Angeles – all three of these cities are known for having especially hot summers. Whether you’re looking for some fully functional sandal flats or some va-va-voom sandal heels, here is a guide to a few key sandal trends for summer.
You will often hear from job interview experts and human resources managers that first impressions are important. Body language, verbal communication, and personal appearance all factor into that pivotal first impression you make on another person. We are used to having the freedom to talk about what outfit we should invest in for our upcoming interview, or what colors will flatter our features, or what clothing is fashionable right now. But there are some people who don’t have that freedom, the fortune of being able to think about their own personal style. Some of our peers have to struggle just to find their place in the world first.