Glam Damn It
FASHION NEWS NOW: Lupita Nyong’o, Rihanna and Jared Leto at Miu Miu, Katie Holmes sits pretty on the cover of Elle UK, while Hayden Paneittiere gets ready for the wedding of her dreams!
Lupita Nyong’o poses with Rihanna, and cozies up to Jared Leto!
Still fresh from her Best Supporting Actress win at the Academy Awards this past Sunday, fashion trend setter, Lupita Nyong’o made some time to land in France for Paris Fashion Week where she was spotted at Miu Miu’s 2014-2014 runway show. The Hollywood “it girl” also made some time backstage to pose for press with fellow fashionista Rihanna.
The 2014 Oscars have come and gone, but we can’t forget about the glamorous red carpet looks we saw this year. Chances are you spotted come incredible dresses that you would love to wear if it didn’t cost you an arm and a leg! And because you might not be able to fork over the amount needed for the hefty price tag on the gowns worn by Lupita N’ Yongo or Jennifer Lawrence on the red carpet, Joonbug.com has found a few looks for less options that your wallet will actually like.
Lupita N’Yongo’s powder blue Prada dress was stunning on the red carpet. This custom gown will probably not fit into your monthly budget, but we found a lovely chiffon dress from Lulus that we guarantee you will fall in love with. This Bariano Ocean of Elegancemaxi dress has awesome detailing and is only $179. The details, like the off the shoulder straps, plunging sweetheart neckline and elegant ruching, will have you feeling the red carpet glam.
Discover Vedas takes each guest on a unique and authentic journey across the globe, offering a gorgeous selection of handcrafted “Fair Trade products” from all over the world. Started by “Dominican-American family and Boston residents” trio, Rosa Tejeda, Victoria and Nisaury Amador, Discover Vedas welcomes all to experience amazing at its best.
According to Victoria Amador, “Through our products, our customers are embracing and immersing themselves in different cultures and lifestyles while supporting sustainability for local artisans.” It is clearly close to the boutique’s heart and motto to introduce a relaxing haven to its customers for their gift giving adventures. After all, shopping for the absolute perfect present is meant to be fun! Discover Vedas gives you just that, plus an enjoyable, authentic and cultural experience.
You may not be heading to the beach this weekend, but now is the perfect time to start gearing up for swimsuit season as summer will be hear before we know it. For most women, finding the perfect suit to compliment your body can be a dreaded task. But don’t fret, while the task may seem intimidating, we have taken control and rounded up the best swimsuits. Find out what style will fit and flatter your body the most with our picks for every body type, so you can feel confident this summer while catching some waves.
If you’re looking for some chest support and don’t want to comprise by wearing a boring one piece, check this look out. This Melissa Odabash top will solve your problems. The halter neckline with thick straps will lift the bust line making it look slimmer. It also has under-wire support so you won’t have to worry about coming out of your top for a little beach volley ball. Go for tops that have plenty of coverage such as wide band or double straps. This snake print bikini set can be found at Asos for $135.50.
Joonbug writer Cara Kovacs of The Stylephile brings us to the tents in a sneak-peek look at blogging at New York Fashion Week. Check out an exclusive interview with Estele of Mark and Estele, wardrobe picking at Yumi Kim, and some of fashion week's best shows.
Have you prepared you for St. Patrick's day yet? If you are like us and can't wait to get decked out from head to toe, look no further than MARS salon!
Then, take your stylish nails, dress yourself in your greenist outfit, and join us on one of our many bar crawls. We have over 50 crawls taking place nationwide, and you do not want to miss out on all of the fun.
Now, here's how to get the look!
1. Apply a base coat.
With Ellen as host, and a list of nominees so impressive, Oscar night 2014 was set to be a fabulous affair, and it did not disapoint. Filled with all the right amounts of laughter, sap, and pizza, the show pulled on our heartstrings, inspired us, and even whet our appetites.
As always, Glam Damn It kept a watchful eye on the fashion, noting all the successes and cringing at the failures. Although there were hundreds of contenders, here are our top and bottom choices from the night.
A glorified kaleidoscope of colors mesmerized the runway and revived the iconic Pucci print. Designer Peter Dundas embraced the legacy of Emilio Pucci with his fall collection. Swirls of orange, pink and white coalesced into paisley galaxies speckled with a constellation of studs.
The meek shall inherit the Earth and the bold shall wear Pucci. Dundas dressed his daring darlings in frocks for every occasion. With Native American and Inuit influences, each mini dress, jumpsuit and gown was built to turn heads. As the brand that invented the Capri pant, Pucci modernized its aesthetic with high-waisted cropped leather pants in olive and brown.
Although the frigid temps outside my suggest otherwise, spring is just around the corner. Before we know it, flowers will be blossoming, trees will be green-ing, and thermometers will be rising. And as we wave goodbye to the snowy sidewalks, we will welcome the resurgence pastels, florals, and sense of whimsy in our wardrobes. Here are some tips to help you transition your winter wardrobe into a breath of fresh spring air.
It’s time to replace those boring dark winter colors and start playing around with bright colors in your wardrobe. Pastels are the perfect transition and perfect color for the spring. These pastel blue colored jeggings by True freedom are perfect for a spring stroll in the park. You can get these at Sears on sale for $23.99. If you want to take your color transition to the next level, there’s nothing wrong with adding some neon colors. This tribal print neon dress from Romwe has electric pink mixed with pastels. It’s a perfect combination. Make sure you stock up on color bright hues for the spring.
We here at Joonbug.com, know just how creative our readers are, so we proudly present you with these DIY tips to prepare you costume this coming Mardi Gras!
LOOK ONE : A CINDERELLA STORY
Supplies: tulle or sheer fabric, fabric scissors, ribbon, black fabric paint, saran wrap, tape and the template. Most of which can be found in the house or from your local craft store!