Style & Beauty

  • Healthy Body,  Style & Beauty

    Dress for Summer Heat

    We’ve all experienced it before, putting on a cute outfit only to have it ruined by sweat. It can feel like looking stylish in the summer heat is impossible but don’t worry, you’re not alone. Dressing for the heat can be challenging, especially if you live in a hot climate. But with smart clothing choices, you can survive the heat without sacrificing style. Finding breathable yet fashionable outfits may be tough, but it’s definitely doable. 1. Wear Breathable Fabrics Cotton and Linen are breathable, natural fibers that we’re all familiar with. Rayon, Modal/Lyocell, and Tencel are man-made fabrics made of threads created from natural materials, such as bamboo. They are…

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    Make Your Clothes Look More Expensive

    You don’t have to spend a lot on your outfits to look like you did. To make every outfit appear more expensive, try these eleven tricks. 1. Tailor clothes Transforming a dull garment into something stylish and comfortable is possible with alterations. However, many people avoid the process due to the hassle, expense, or lack of knowledge on where to begin. It’s important to remember that the long-term benefits of wearing a well-fitted item outweigh the inconvenience of alterations. Clothes that fit perfectly tend to look more high-end. To get started, find a reliable tailor and select clothing that fits your largest measurement. If your size isn’t available, it’s better…

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    Fabrics That Look Elegant

    Achieving a fashionable and unique wardrobe is possible by selecting sustainable materials that are both high-quality and durable. The key to looking elegant and polished is choosing the right fabrics. Here are some elegant fabric options to consider. Natural Fabrics Natural Fabrics are usually more expensive. 1. Silk Silk used to be a symbol of wealth, but nowadays there are many affordable and elegant types of silk available. Although high-quality silk clothing may be pricier, it is a worthwhile investment. Silk has a beautiful and distinct way of reflecting light, resulting in a shimmering and color-shifting effect as light moves across it. Additionally, silk is a natural thermal regulator, making…

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    Why I  Love Suave Kids 3-in-1

    Has your kid’s bath time become complicated? Well, mine has. When my child was a baby, she really was such a joy to bathe. She enjoyed the water and the attention. It was all fun and laughs. As she got older, toddler age, she enjoyed bath time as playtime. We would choose all her favorite water-safe toys, and then she would have a blast with a few bubbles or whatever we could throw-in. Now, she is seven years old and has started to view shower and bath time as a “pain.” She no longer wants to get clean. She dislikes washing her hair because when she gets out, her hair…

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    The Proper Way to Pumice

    I woke up early this morning, and what a beautiful day! The sun was shining brightly on my bedroom window panes, and as I looked out, I noticed that the azaleas were in full bloom. It was still kind of early, I thought. Everyone was still sleeping sound. What a wonderful day to take a spa shower, I told myself. A little ME time before everyone needs something from me. I gathered all of my spa items, towel, favorite body wash, shampoo for colored hair, and oh yes, how about that pumice stone? I know you have seen one, right? That little grey-colored stone(similar) you can find in the health…

  • Alabama,  Fairhope,  Keeping it Local,  Style & Beauty,  Travel,  Where to Shop

    CK Collection

    Well.… It’s tea time at the beautiful Bragg Mitchell Mansion in Mobile, Alabama. Courtesy of the Mobile Opera. Young artists and authors will be available to discuss their works with us, but what will we wear? CK Collection to the rescue is located in downtown Fairhope, AL. One of the South’s Best Boutiques, according to Southern Living Magazine. We knew we would find what we were looking for there. They offered a large variety of shoes and elegant dresses in a comfortable and elegant atmosphere. Christine A. Moore hat featured milliner of the Kentucky Derby. Hats off to CK Collection for offering us such a wide selection of colors to…

  • Alabama,  Fairhope,  Keeping it Local,  Style & Beauty,  Travel,  Where to Shop

    The Cat’s Meow

    “The Cat’s Meow,” have you ever thought about where this cute phrase comes from? According to thefreedictionary.com, “the cat’s meow” is defined as: “Something or someone delightful, desirable, or impressive, especially in a fancy or elaborate way.” Yes, the American slang “the cat’s meow” is often used to describe something or someone that’s considered wonderful or remarkable — and is equivalent to the modern-day “awesome.” Well, we actually visited “The Cat’s Meow” in downtown Fairhope on our walking tour the other day. The front door made us smile as soon as we saw it. The phrase itself seems to inspire happiness, so we had to go inside. We were greeted…

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