"Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society." - Mark Twain. Fashion will always be relevant, right down to the vest, hairstyle, belt, shoes, handbags, and even tattoos. The Fashion & Beauty topic focuses on what makes you look good, even if it's adult footed pajamas or eyelid tattoos. Don't worry, we also have cute, fun, and fashionable stuff like kids clothes, designer fashion, jewelry, perfume, mens clothing, and womens clothing to read about, too. Are you a modern day beauty artist, hairdresser, or fashion expert? Maybe you'd like to contribute to our topic with your expertise!
Hobbit Jewelry Gifts
You'll find some great Hobbit and Lord of the Rings jewelry items showcased here. The movies based on the books by J.R.R Tolkien are already proving to be extremely popular, and gifts and collectibles are in high demand by fans. The most obvious choice to buy is the One Ring because it is the one item that spans the whole story starting from when Bilbo Baggins took it from Gollum and uses it for his own adventures before passing it down to his younger cousin Frodo.
Quick Hairstyles When You're in a Rush
We have all had those days where we wake up late, and have no time to shower (even if you really need to). Days like this only allow minimal time for hair. When I am in a rush but still need to look presentable, I stick to these hairstyles:Photo Credit
The Chic and Sexy Black Bolero
It is that one perfect little wrap you'll reach for on your way out the door this season, whether you're out on a dinner date or strolling under the stars, off to a chic wedding or to the theatre. Sheer and chic, feminine without fussiness, the classic bolero shrug comes in as many styles as you've got places to wear it.And whether you plan to sew your own one-of-a-kind version or you want to save time by letting your clicks do the shopping, we've found some great free bolero patterns for DIY sewing as well as some beautiful bargains.
Best Deals on Terry Cloth Bathrobes for Women 2013
You can buy all sorts of fancy bathrobes made out of luxury silk and other kinds of materials but none of them will beat Terry Cloth. Why you ask? Because Terry Cloth fabric is made with loops weaved or knitted all over it which makes it a terrific water absorbent.
Where to find Charlie Scene bandana for sale?
This page will show you where to find the Charlie Scene bandana for sale. The bandana itself has changed a few times and this page will show you which are available for purchase online.
Cheetah Print Backpack
A cheetah print backpack is one of the hottest style for tween and teen girls headed back to school. Mixing animal prints with bright colors like purple, hot pink and lime green is in. Here you will find a variety of cheetah print backpacks for girls in a variety of styles.
How to Start the Perfect Sun Tan
When first tanning there are three things you must know to get the deepest darkest safe tan possible. After a long winter the skin needs to be exfoliated in order to get the best sun tan. The layers of dead skin will cause peeling, and an uneven sun tan. The reason for all tanning problems is a buildup of dead skin cells left from a long dry winter.
Smoking Shoe Slippers: Still HOT Trend
The sophisticated smoking shoe is even more popular today as they can be seen in many fashion magazines lately. The womens smoking slipper is getting a fancy makeover from many designers from Jimmy Choo to Coach. A popular shoe wear worn by "distinguished gentlemen" the smoking slippers goes unisex in a big way, so think 'Hugh Hefner' style loafers.A shoe by many names is the smoking shoe slippers. all photos courtesy: Amazon
Vaseline Uses: 30 Different Ways I Use Vaseline Petroleum Jelly
Did you know that Petroleum Jelly a.k.a Vaseline can be used for 30+ other reasons than just for dry lips? A big jar of Vaseline only costs a few dollars but lasts forever it seems; despite the amount of times I use it in a day.
Taking a Baking Soda Bath
When I was growing up taking a bath in baking soda was quite common. I don’t hear of it often any more, perhaps because there are so many other types of bath additives on the market.Baking soda has quite a few different uses, in fact we also used it for brushing our teeth when we were kids. I liked the taste of it, though many, I’m sure, would find it unpleasant because it's quite bland. Nowadays it’s quite common to see a box in fridges as many people use it as a deodorizer for their refrigerator.
The Benefits of a Epsom Salt Bath
For years Epsom salt has been used as a bath salt, but it’s also used in beauty products, to soothe sore muscles, as a laxative, and even as a natural fertilizer in gardens. With its magnesium component it’s a natural health enhancer.Epsom salt got its name from where it was discovered in Epsom, Surrey, England. The chemical name for it is Magnesium sulfate. Though most salts are pleasant tasting, Epsom salts are very bitter.There's nothing quite like the feel of an Epsom salt bath. It makes your skin silky, smooth and your whole body feels peaceful and relaxed.
101 Things I Learned in Fashion School - Book Review
You can appreciate any book with just a passion for fashion, and you don't have to be a fashion major to read and learn about fashion design. If you are like me, and strive to be an amateur fashion designer, or you just love fashion in general, you will find a fascination with fashion books.
Skinny Mannequins Gaining Weight
From ultra-thin fashion window mannequins, comes a new trend many want to see more of--the "real womans body" mannequin designs.Skinny mannequins will soon be joined by chubbier mannequins with more "curves" and pounds added to their bony plastic frames. The closest many of us have come to seeing a somewhat fuller bodied mannequin is one that is "pregnant" modelling maternity clothing--though they are still skinny. This is what many women want to see change.
Jewelry Boxes for Men
Men use a buy and wear more bling now than before, and the place to keep it all is in a jewelry box for men. Cuff links and rings are common items that most men have but many also have a large collection watches, rings and pens. Add to that men's earrings, necklaces and bracelets and you soon realize you need somewhere to keep it all.But many men do not have a dedicated organizer and leave watches and cuffs on the bed table or simply chuck them into a drawer. One reason may be because there have not been many men's jewelry boxes for sale with a masculine design.
Silversmith Tools That A Jewelry Designer Needs
When I started making jewelry several years ago, I've been told that it's a rather cheap hobby to start, but they were wrong: we need lots of silversmith tools, wire wrapping tools, even beading tools if we really want to use everything available to us to make not only wonderful pieces of designer jewelry, but also in the fastest time possible. This leads us to make more jewelry, learn more great techniques and overall grow as jewelry artists.
Redesign Your Old Fine Jewelry
Do have some sentimental pieces of fine jewelry stored away that you never use? Once in a while you take it out and look at it, fondly remembering who gave it to you or for what occasion. There are lots of reasons for not wearing the memory pieces. Maybe there are parts of it that are broken, or it's too small to fit you now.
Easy Homemade Beauty Recipes
I love things that don't require a lot of work on my part. I like to embrace simplicity, why complicate things more than they need to be?I've been thinking about making some of my own products like shampoo, face moisturizers, and face cleaners and was looking for really simple homemade recipes. I want to be able to make most of these products with items that I already have in my home.
Steampunk is hot for 2013! IBM discovered that over the last few years, social media and blogging about steampunk has drastically increased. There have even been reports on sightings of steampunk in the supermarket!But, what it steampunk? It is the sci-fi or fantasy fusion of Victorian fashion with steam based technology. Think airships and goggles, and you are going along the right lines! Steampunk can offer a wide variation, including being futuristic as well as historical. Many see steampunk as the retro-futuristic version of Cyberpunk (punk based on computer technology).
Homemade Apple Facial Mask
Apples are a delicious fruit, my favorite apples are the green ones but when it comes to my homemade apple facial mask then the red ones become my best friend. Apples are not only healthy for you to eat but can also make little miracles with your skin. The best apples for your skin are the Red Delicious and the Granny Smith. Any type of apples can bring you amazing skin benefits but these two help protect you against sun damage, prevent wrinkles, and bring antioxidants to your body. Also don't forget about the vitamins apples contain which are vitamin ABC.
Lemon and Honey Face Mask
Lemon and honey face mask is one of the most popular facial masks people tend to do at home or at the spa. Getting a lemon and honey facial mask in the spa can be costly but if you do this facial mask at home, you would save the trip to the spa and won't cost you a dime if you have the ingredients in your kitchen already. The benefits of making and using this mask often is that it can help you clear up your skin from pimples and acne scars. Lemon helps in killing bacteria and you probably know about the benefits of using honey on skin.
Marilyn Style Prom Dresses
Some like it hot, and nothing's ever been hotter than Marilyn all red lips and bare shoulders. Prom dresses with the Marilyn vibe, strapless or halter, with curvy sweetheart necklines or bosom-boosting empire waists are as feminine as the blonde goddess herself, and flattering to any figure.If you're doing the prom scene in 2013, why dress up like a cupcake? Marilyn Monroe-inspired prom dresses have the luxe fabrics and timeless lines to make your evening just that little bit more memorable.
Superhero Footed Pajamas for Adults
Forget about getting 'boring' superhero pjs, you can get hooded and footed superhero pajamas right here - they're like onesies for adults and they're toasty warm too, perfect for winter nights.I must admit I had heard of onsies for adults before and to be frank they reminded me of the old fashioned long johns nightwear as we used to call them. I decided I'd just stick to my trusty old flannel pjs as they've served me well until I went shopping with my eleven year old.
Yogurt and Honey Face Mask
Yogurt is delicious to eat and brings great benefits when you eat it every morning, but yogurt can also bring you amazing skincare results when used as a face mask. This leaf is going to help you make your own homemade yogurt and honey facial mask. A homemade yogurt and honey face mask is very easy to make and the mask works in soothing your skin irritation, cleans your pores, and gives you soft looking skin.
How to Dress at Any Age for a Fancy Event
Unless you are Anne Hathaway or Jennifer Lawrence, you probably aren't used to going to nice events all of the time. Of course it is always fun to get ready and do your hair, but the part leading up to that can always be stressful.When the time comes around to dress up for a benefit, wedding, or any other kind of nice event; many people panic. I know I do the same. I find myself asking: