Wednesday, February 29, 2012

RETRO YET CHIC

Elle Sweden
 Photos courtesy of Le Fashion
Two words: FABULOUS BOMBSHELLS!
Love the cut out skirt!
Love the pastel colors!
To sum it up, the makeup, hair, styling is so modern yet retro.
The big hair is my favorite!

XoXo Lil

Army Green & Leopard Print

 FIRST OUTFIT POST!
Immediately fell in love with this outfit.
The army green military jackets are here to stay.
Every girl must own something LEOPARD.
Being inspired, I decided to do my first outfit post for you guys and show you how I layered some of my comfortable classics for a breezy day that I would spend running errands.
Photo courtesy of Sierra Chantal
Photos taken by Teni Hartounian 

Jacket: Aqua
Top: Vintage (from Melrose)
Vegan leather paneled leggings: Kill City
Scarf: Zara
Shoes: Steve Madden
Bag: BCBG Max Azria
Jewelry: Alexis Bittar

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Xoxo Lil

Monday, February 27, 2012

INSPIRATION DAY!

Happy Manic Monday lovelies!
There are a couple things that are making my <3 smile today and thought I should share them with you guys!
Photo courtesy of musingsinfemininity

 Meryl Streep and Jean Dujardin at the 84th Academy Awards.
Love them oh so much.
Well deserved recognition for both!

CURRENT OBSESSION: 
BOLD, CHUNKY NEON COLORED JEWELRY
Photo courtesy of Sierra Chantal

Neon colors are DEFINITELY a must for this spring/summer season.
This is my current obsession.
The jewels, color, and detail can add GLAM to any casual or dressy outfit!

Photo courtesy of Stockholm Streetstyle

I love everything about her outfit!
The floral scarf with the fur takes a rock'n'roll outfit and makes it feminine.
*sigh* stunning *sigh*

Besides the fact that I would  give an arm, leg, or maybe even consider my hair (nah) to be at Paris Fashion Week, a vacation to Italy doesn't sound so bad either.

Please feel free to virtually travel with me to these amazing locations in Italy and maybe we can meet there in the  future.
 Photos courtesy of I love Wildfox

The scenery is to die for!

10 little ways to spend a rainy day

 
Photo courtesy of A journey to style

Since we have a gloomy day in South Cali today with expected rain, I thought I'd share these 10 fun things to do on a rainy day. Unlike me, if you're not working today, stock up on some books, magazines, candy and enjoy your MANIC MONDAY!

How do you like to spend a rainy day?

XoXo Lil

Oscars 2012 Red Carpet

What a glamorous Oscars night!
Everyone brought their A game.
There were too many gorgeous gowns and glamorous jewels.
Narrowing down the best dressed list was difficult but check out my FAVORITES:
Bright neutrals, red, and black were HUGE this year!
Angelina Jolie looked stunning in a black high-slit gown by Versace Atelier.
Looking delicious in red, Emma Stone wore Giambattista Valli at the Oscars.
Michelle Williams looked very feminine and chic in her coral Louis Vuitton gown.
Penelope Cruz looked like a princess in a custom Giorgio Armani gown.
I absolutely love everything about Marchesa.
Stacy Keibler looked FABULOUS in this liquid gold Marchesa gown.
Jessica Chastain looked amazing in a custom Alexander McQueen gown. You can never go wrong with gold beading and embroidery!
As you can tell from my last post, I was dying to see some Elie Saab on the red carpet and I sure did. Berenice Bejo looked stunning in this embellished pastel gown.
 Cameron Diaz showed off her amazing body in a strapless gown by Gucci Premiere.
Giuliana Rancic looked absolutely stunning in Tony Ward.
Jennifer Lopez, a true style icon, looked sexy in a glamorous gown by Zuhair Murad.
Rooney Mara looked amazing in a stunning Givenchy Haute Couture gown.

The red carpet at the Elton John Oscar party was also star studded!
My best dressed list includes:
Nina Dobrev in J. Mendel
Miley Cyrus wearing Roberto Cavalli
Heidi Klum in Paule Ka

Photos courtesy of Hollywood Life

Who was your favorite?

Appreciate all of your kind comments & support!

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XoXo Lil

Saturday, February 25, 2012

OBSESSION: Elie Saab Spring/Summer 2012 show

Have you ever come across a dress so beautiful that you just had to have it without caring about the price or how much debt you will be in? I’m talking about a dress that as soon as you call it your own, you forget that you have negative dollars and overdraft fees in your account.
With the Oscars tomorrow night, we are all anxiously waiting to see what everyone is going to be wearing on the red carpet.  I thought I would share with you one of my favorite couture collections that I would love to see on the red carpet tomorrow.
Photos courtesy of the beauty department and I love wildfox

These dresses are so FABULOUSLY detailed that its embellishments and sparkle make you want to drool!
XoXo Lil

Street Style: Milan Fashion Week

There are no rules for fashion, especially when it comes down to Fashion Week.
The location of the Fall 2012 shows keeps changing,
but the street style remains CHIC and FAB.
Outside the runway, the most stylish street stylers show off their own unique ensembles.
Photos courtesy of Fab Sugar

Statement leather pieces.
Classic trench coat.
Geeky chic.
Burst of pink.
& the most LUXURIOUS of fur coats.

Add fur and leather to your outfit and you will be in the spotlight this Saturday evening!

XoXo Lil