With the popularity of Pinterest still on the rise since launching in 2010, planning a wedding or special event has never been more accessible or imaginative. In fact, in a 2014 study, 70% of Pinterest users had created wedding-centric boards on the platform before even getting engaged. (Thank you, Secret Boards!) Not surprisingly, when it came time to actually planning a wedding, about 50% of Pinners decided they needed to be more realistic when it came time to doing those DIY pins. It’s true, planning a wedding is not easy, and nobody knows that better than an event planner. Shi-Shi Events shares some tips on getting the most out of an event planner and her predictions for wedding trends in 2016.
If our personal style is an extension of who we are, I really believe that the decor of your home says a lot about your personality and sense of style, too. Overdyed rugs come in all sorts of colors and saturations, and depending on the hue that’s most you, they aren’t for everyone (or at least not for decorators who gravitate towards neutrals). When I first laid eyes on one of these rugs in a catalog that wasn’t even selling rugs, I set out to learn how I could get my hands on one.
Reds are cool, bright, romantic, optimistic. But a little dark romanticism can be pretty magnetic, as well, and that’s exactly what you’ll find in a burgundy lip color. Wearing a bold red or burgundy can turn a bad day good, but its the deeper, darker shade that can also turn a good girl bad.
As a woman, I can’t even really think of a man that I’ve ever truly looked to as a icon. Alien-like in appearance, he was a voice for the alienated. Bowie was a creative genius that the world wasn’t ready for, but with his art he made the world ready for him and all that he had to give.
In my quest for productivity and pushing my boundaries this year, I’ve been testing out some apps on the Apple Watch, and here are some of my best finds so far. As a woman, these are particularly of benefit to me, but men can likely appreciate many of these, too. Read on!