I have a whole drawer full of scarves. Wrap scarves, neckerchiefs, oblong and square-shaped -- you name it, I probably have it. About 15 years ago I went through a scarf phase when I wore this under-rated, yet always sophisticated and polished, accessory on a regular basis. In the last five years, I can't say that I've opened my scarf drawer a whole lot, except to occasionally tie one to my handbag or wrist for a splash of color and interest. Jen Munoz's story "Transform Your Look with a Scarf" reinvigorated my interest in this fabulous accessory -- why didn't it occur to me before to wear my scarf as a vest?? ...Read more.
by Jen Munoz, Regional Style Contributor - Texas | While everyone else is transitioning to fall, those of us in Texas are still looking at ways to beat the heat and look fashionable. We are all O-v-e-r (with a capital O) our summer wardrobe staples, however we can’t wear any of our new fall duds quite yet, for fear of heatstroke and let’s be honest – whomever said, “I don’t sweat, I sparkle" did NOT live in Texas in the summer. So, what’s a girl to do to punch up her outfits until temperatures decrease? Accessorize! Scarves are one of the most versatile items in your closet, ladies. So, recently I’ve ...Read more.
At MSL, we are big fans of the stacked "bracelets, bangles and baubles" look, and recently we discovered a new way to rock this trend that puts us in touch with our bohemian side. Worthy of a street style star, temporary jewelry tattoos are a fresh and inexpensive way to add bling to your look! And there's no commitment. ...Read more.
I am honored and excited to be one of the judges for the Neiman Marcus Beauty Face-Off! Part of the store's annual Beauty Event, make-up artists will go brush-to-brush in a competition to create the "best" fall face. If you're in the Scottsdale area, come down and join me on Saturday, September 20th at 2 pm at Neiman Marcus, Scottsdale Fashion Square in the Cosmetics department. If you need another reason to join in the fun, there will be some awesome Gift with Purchase packages. ...Read more.
Fresh, feminine and fun is what spring style is all about and even though right now we're excited to indulge in the sophisticated, tailored look of fall, by the time the holidays are over we start dreaming about spring. MSL and fashionistas everywhere are closely following the trends and happenings at New York Fashion Week and the Spring 2015 shows. So far, some of our favorite shows have been the incomparable Diane von Furstenberg, Rebecca Taylor, Joseph Altuzarra, and Tanya Taylor. These designers' collections embraced color, prints, gingham, embellishments and feminine silhouettes. We are looking forward to a fanciful ...Read more.