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The LBD: Since its inception there have been a handful of songs written about it, hundreds of Pinterest boards dedicated to it, and millions of incarnations that run the gamut, style-wise. Whether you prefer yours playful or practical, every gal's got at least one hanging in her closet. That, and the change in weather, inspired us to hit up some of our favorite local blogging babes to teach us a thing or two about transforming — and upgrading — the classic wardrobe staple.
Rather than splurge on a dream-ticket dress for this season's social happenings, we asked these local ladies to up the LBD ante. With head-turning stilettos and notice-me add-ons, let's just say they not only stepped up to the plate, but hit some solid back-to-back home runs. Memorize these style plays and we guarantee you'll knock it out of the park, too!
Like NYC, San Francisco is credited for its walkability factor. And in many cases, it's a breeze to trot from 'hood to 'hood. But, there's one major (albeit gorgeous) obstacle that frequently stands in the way of our fancy footing plans: our notoriously high hills. As a result, it's pretty rare that you spot locals read
It's easy to get jaded by the fall beauty campaigns rolling in around this time of year. Each company has a seemingly singular vision for what is "beautiful" this season. But, that's exactly what makes Space NK's campaigns so unique — the team creates looks that will speak to its wide customer base. And, its fall 2014 read