Friday, March 23, 2012

Grape-flavored hair

One of my favorite trends this year is lavender-dipped tresses. Yes, the pink and the teal are cool, too, but purple holds a special place in my heart. It's feminine and not too in-your-face punk-rock like say, green hair would be. Plus, it looks great on blondes with the ombre effect. I plan to jump on this bandwagon later tonight, so by the time I wake up tomorrow I'll have lavender tips, too! Considering I haven't dyed my hair since high school, this is kind of a big deal. Anyways, some inspiration:

Sunday, March 18, 2012

Grimes is killing me softly

Grimes is my latest obsession. I love everything about this chick. Her music is gorgeous and otherworldly. Her style is thrifty and punk rock. When she performs, she rocks out totally solo with her keyboard and synth, often on the floor. She's original. She's weird. And she's hella adorbs. The question is: do I want to be her, or just keep her in my pocket? 

...If you need me, I'll be in the bathroom dying my hair with Kool-aid.

Tips for Taking Your Own Outfit Photos

A wonderfully insightful blog post by Delightfully Tacky (who is effing adorable btw) on how to take photos of yourself when you don't happen to have a photographer boyfriend to follow you around all the time. A must read for aspiring fashion bloggers such as myself!

Monday, March 12, 2012

Vintage Drew Barrymore for Miu Miu

I love 90's bad girl Drew. Here's a few tears from her Spring '95 campaign for Miu Miu.  This was around the same time she was modeling for Playboy...

Monday, March 5, 2012

Nasty Gal x Mink Pink Lookbook

This is the latest Nasty Gal lookbook featuring Mink Pink as modeled by Hyoni Kang and photographed by Paul Trapani. How amazing are these colors? How amazing are these photos?