CROCHET FASHION REVIVAL

CROCHET FASHION REVIVAL

Apr 19th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 3 min read

Crochet Fashion Revival… The word crochet is derived from the Old French crochet, a diminutive of croche, in turn from the Germanic croc, both meaning “hook”. It was used in 17th-century French lace making, crochetage designating a stitch used to join separate pieces of lace, and crochet subsequently designating both a specific type of fabric and the hooked needle used to produce it. Although that…

Beauty Counter Essentials

BEAUTY INGREDIENTS UNCOVERED

Mar 25th, 2016 BEAUTY mwmelissa 8 min read

WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT UNPRONOUNCEABLE BEAUTY INGREDIENTS You might assume that any ingredient with a long or difficult-to-pronounce name must be bad for you, but that’s a myth. Take a look at our beauty ingredients uncovered lists and you’ll likely find a few scary-sounding words—but, unlike what you may have been led to believe, that’s nothing to worry about. Why? Beautycounter uses the INCI…

MAKEUP BLENDING MADE SIMPLE

Mar 12th, 2016 BEAUTY mwmelissa 2 min read

Cosmetics to women is like candy to children. It looks good in the wrapper but doesn’t always deliver the expectations we have or perform the way we think it should. The desired effect is sometimes hard to achieve because the skill level required to get there is not specified. This is often true with Makeup because not everyone applies makeup the same way due to…

Beauty At Any Cost

BEAUTY AT ANY COST

Feb 26th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 2 min read

What do I mean by Beauty at any Cost? The Beauty and cosmetic industry makes Billions of dollars every year selling beauty products to women. Whether we want to admit it or not it we all have contributed to those numbers. For better or worse the cosmetic companies know how to market to women’s vulnerabilities, and make a lot of money doing it. A woman’s…

Poipu Hawaii

POIPU HAWAII

Feb 21st, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 6 min read

Part three of my Hawaii winter getaway takes us to the south side of Kauai known as Poipu Hawaii. The south side is known to have a dry and sunny weather year round with temperatures in the low 80’s. The consistency in weather is great for scheduling your daily outdoor activities and even with an occasional rain shower your plans  will not be disrupted. On…

SPLENDID SPRING DAY

Feb 20th, 2016 FASHION mwmelissa 5 min read

An Exciting and “SPLENDID SPRING DAY” is here… I am loving this amazing brand and am so excited to share the Spring collection with you. The entire Splendid brand is a stylish, everyday casual comfort line that every woman needs to have in her wardrobe. From basic tees to casual work / everyday fashion you will fall in love the minute you feel the soft…