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GlossyBox Secret Garden: Unboxing & First Impressions

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If you watched a documentary The September Issue following Anna Wintour’s preparation for the Vogue’s fall issue, you know how important September is for a fashion and beauty community. This period symbolizes the beginning of the fashion week marathon, the moment when brands are launching their holiday season collections, and… time to try experimenting with new beauty product. Saying so, I’m so excited to introduce a new subscription box that I just received in the mail. It’s a fashion edition of GlossyBox (c/o), a luxury beauty subscription service.

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Shopping

Standout Clutches for Fall 2016

Best Clutches for Fall 2016

{check out this selection of hottest clutches of 2016}

There are so many clutches in my collection, but I never seem to have enough… I love styling statement bags with neutral dress and a pair of classic pumps when I’m out and about and this fall happens to be packed with all sorts of special occasions to attend. While I’m not saying that I need a new clutch for every important event, there is always a room in my wardrobe for a few new pieces. Luckily, this season the designers presented so many new cute designs to choose from. In this post, I propose to your attention my short list of the cutest clutches for fall 2016.

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Beauty

Halloween Cat Makeup Tutorial

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Halloween is one of the most exciting holidays in the year for me, as I love experimenting with makeup and shocking my friends with my extravagant costumes. This year, I’m planning on using my special effects makeup application skills to help support a good cause. Remember I announced September as Style Sprinter’s official charity month? This cat makeup tutorial created in collaboration with Fresh Step to raise awareness of cat adoption, eliminate the “cat lady” stigma that is associated with adopting a cat, and inspire people from all over the world to share their feline-inspired looks.

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Beauty

My Top 10 Everyday Beauty Essentials

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Recently, I’ve been thinking about products that I use the most on a daily basis and I narrowed them down to the list of 10 items. Some of those products are high-end, some are affordable drugstore options. Regardless the price, those are great performing products that are always on top of my shelf as I’m reaching out to them so very often. Okay, without further delay, here is my list of everyday beauty essentials.

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Outfits

Lunch with Vogue

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One of the most exciting events that happened to me this New York Fashion Week was an intimate lunch with Vogue and Anne Klein that I posted about on my Instagram. It was the first time ever I had a chance to interact with the creative staff of the iconic publication so I wanted to wear something very special. A uniquely designed dress by Black Halo seemed like a perfect match for the occasion, so I paired it with my feather sandals and a simple box clutch.

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Outfits

My New Hair with Marie Lou & D Salon

Kate Spade Satin Faille Bow Back Dress

{check out my favorite heart and bow inspired pieces on ShopBop}

A lot of you guys noticed that I recently got a new haircut and changed my hair color—and I couldn’t be happier! My hair makeover took place at a Soho-based Marie Lou & D salon and I’m delighted to share with you all the details of my hair transformation, as well as quick tutorials on how I style my trendy asymmetrical haircut. Before we begin, I’d like to share with you a discount code for Marie Lou & D salon—just in case you decide that you’re ready for a new image for this upcoming season. The code is KATYA and it gives you a 15% discount off any service you book—from mani-pedi and facials to hair color and haircuts!

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Shopping

Best Flats for Fall 2016

Best Flats for Fall 2016

{click here to find the list of best flats for fall 2016}

The college season has officially begun and I’m in busier that I’ve ever been. From homework to attending classes and doing all blog-related things, I’m running around the city all day long—and wearing heels is not an option in this situation. While I do love to believe that my style entails stilettos from breakfast to dinner and cocktails, in reality I really need to reconsider my shoe wardrobe. This season, I’m on a hunt for a few new pairs of flats—shoes that look stylish and feel comfortable while I’m running around and working on all my projects.

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Fashion Week

New York Fashion Week Street Style Spring 2017: Day 7

New York Fashion Week Street Style Spring 2017 Day 7

Last day of New York Fashion Week is the time to make conclusions. Which trends you liked, which collection made the biggest impression, which items are you planning on purchasing or featuring on your blog, etc. One of the things that we very obvious this fashion week season is that the designers are trying to make the runway more diverse—and I love it! Continue Reading

Outfits

What I Wore: NYFW Day 3

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At the third day of New York Fashion Week, I decided to experiment with a trendy these days clothes in ballerina pink shade. Spacious culottes, elegant shirt, and whimsical heels—it was such unexpected color choice for me, but it felt just right. One of the pieces that inspired the entire outfit is my new favorite shirt by Gant (c/o). It’s classically tailored and made out of incredibly soft fabric—such a perfect versatile piece for a day of NYFW adventures!

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Fashion Week

When Paper Meets Couture

Papyrus Zang Toi greeting cards collection

purple flower card // red & black feather card // turquoise flower card

If you remember yesterday’s post about girly habits of mine, you’ll totally understand why I am so excited about recent collaboration between Papyrus and NYFW designers. In celebration of Spring/Summer 2017 New York Fashion Week collections, my favorite brand launched a new collection of haute couture greeting cards designed by fashion designers Zang Toi and Lela Rose. I was one of the first to know about this exciting project and I’m so excited to share some of my favorite designs with you guys. Also, in celebration of NYFW I’m offering an opportunity for each of you to win a box of notecards from each designer! Continue Reading