3 Pieces to Invest in This Summer

3 Pieces to Invest in This Summer | Glamhive blog

It’s hard to justify investing in summer apparel when BBQ stains are as probable as upper lip sweat; the ocean swallows sunglasses like a ravenous pelican at low tide; and some clothing — ahem, swimsuits — barely cover our behinds. “$300 for a bikini!?!?” is a phrase frequently uttered at the start of every beach season, and the dramatized horror that follows suit (no pun …

8 Fresh Black and White Outfits for When You’re Out of Ideas – NYC Style

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What’s black and white and looks good all over? Your wardrobe, my wardrobe… We all default to black and white outfits, and for good reason. Limit yourself to this lack of color and you’ll start to realize the endless combinations of light and dark, texture, and shape. Maybe you only wear white on the very tippy top just like a sparkling iceberg. Perhaps you take a gentler …

Trendcast: Whimsy is Not Just for Pirates and Princesses

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It’s one of those days when you don’t want to wake up and everything basically sucks. You don’t have the closet from the movie Clueless, unlimited funds, and time to build the wardrobe of your dreams. Welcome to this morning, princess! Welcome to a magical place called fashion where you can be anyone you want today no matter what anyone says. Making a game out …

Meet Glamhive Girl Daniela Ruiz

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If you asked Daniela Ruiz her best advice she could ever give, she’d advise you not to let anyone ever tell you your dream are too big. As simple as it sounds, it’s advice that has served her well. Just after graduating college from the US (she was born in Colombia!) and adding her own signature spice to the fashion blogging world, her next big step …

Clarissa (and the Gilmore Girls) Explain It All

Clarissa Explains All Our Fashion Choices | Glamhive blog

The sitcoms we grew up with explain our fashion choices today… Clarissa Explains It Clarissa Explains It All was quirky, fun, and zero F’s given about what you thought of the clothes, and she was totally ahead of her time. That is what made this Nickelodeon show so endearing and inspiring to me as a young fashion mind, oddly enough. The idea that you could …

Trendcast: I Never Had Army Barbie

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When I was growing up, I never had Army Barbie. I always had the Barbie with the hair that grew back, to go with her LA Looks glitter styling gel. I had the Barbie that was getting married, or Barbie’s younger sister, or schoolteacher Barbie. Barbie’s different looks and themes encompassed many lifestyles, which isn’t surprising considering that she spent 50 years with a man …