All posts tagged: h&m

5 Ways to Keep a Healthy Relationship with your Bank Account

There is no secret that college is tough, especially when you’re trying to achieve that 4.0 GPA, balance a part-time or full-time job, and squeeze in time for a social life. What’s even more difficult is trying to survive on a college student’s budget; your bank account seems to never be where you want it to be. While your collegiate years are shimmering with new-found independence and breathtaking moments, it’s also the time when you realize that part of becoming an adult, is making smart financial decisions. You start to learn when to say no (or yes!) to those shoes you have eyed for so long. Here are five young women who offer their tips on how to maintain a healthy relationship between you and your bank account. Q: Where are some places that you shop that would fit into an average female college student’s budget? A: For my basic pieces, I shop at affordable places: Cotton On and H&M. For fun and trendy pieces, I love checking out stores like Forever 21 because I …

Festival Fabulous: Chic Outdoor Concert Attire

Summer means lots of outdoor concerts and festivals. Make sure you’re dressed to impress with this fun look. This flowy white light weight romper will keep you cool while allowing you to show some skin. Accessorize while protecting yourself from the sun in this straw fedora with a brown strap. Emphasize those gorgeous legs in these super cute tan knee high gladiator sandals. Don’t stress about where to keep all your essentials. Carry them in this copper suede fringe shoulder bag. Add a bit of glam with this trendy gold hand chain. Now your outfit is complete and you are ready to enjoy the music of your favorite artist in style. But remember, if anyone asks where you got your fabulous new outfit, tell them your favorite magazine! By Lisa Green  

Recycle Old Fashion Favorites This Spring!

As we spring forward to warmer days, floral prints and pastel color palettes definitely come to mind. But don’t say goodbye to all of last season’s essential items just yet! Sometimes revamping your wardrobe closet means combining the old with the new. Pair them with low sneakers or high wedges, boyfriend jeans from last winter are still trendy. Recycle old season staples to start every new outfit. Layer all the way down to your favorite basic pastel tank! …because you can! Add a little more “spring” to your look with this sleeveless, floral kimono. Soon, it will be a staple item recycled into the next season, renewing each summer ensemble. Ditch the thick winter socks! Let your toes take a vacation and let them embrace some sunlight with a pop of color. Complete this perfect boho chic fit with some bold, trendy, eye-catching wedged heels. With this look, you’re sure to make an impression. Be sure keep in mind your favorite online fashion magazine for your next fashion inspiration! By Jannel Varona

Rep Your City

Now fashionistas can let everyone know where their style derives from with this cute new trend. What city are you reppin? This grey Los Angeles cropped top sets the tone for a super savvy yet fashion forward look. To dress up your outfit pair your slouchy tank with this black leather skater skirt. Take a page from Charlie Chaplin’s book by throwing on this black wool brimmed hat! Don’t forget the jewelry. Accessorize your fingers with these unique gold rings. Last but not least, finish off your ‘fit with these sleek pastel pink combat boots which not only add a bit of color, but a bit of edge to your girly ensemble. This casual meets trendy outfit will be all the rage among your friends. But remember if they ask where you got your super cute look, don’t forget to mention your favorite magazine. Be sure to check out more of this trend from our trend alert ‘City Pride!’ By Lisa Green

Trendy Overalls; Build Your Perfect Look

Whether you dress them up or dress them down, overalls add a unique flare to any outfit. If this trendy piece can be featured in Alexander Wang’s runway show then it can definitely serve as a staple piece for your ensemble. Build an outfit around these boyfriend cut bleached denim overalls. Its worn look will give your outfit a vintage feel. Add a white button up blouse for a more conservative look. Dress up the outfit with this black and white striped structured blazer with gold accents for a hint of sophistication. For a pop of color throw on these yellow pumps. Not only do these add a vibrant shade but they give your outfit a sexy touch. Finish off your look with this thick gold triple chain necklace that you can wear under the collar of your buttoned blouse for a fun twist. Now you’ve successfully dressed up that old pair of denim overalls and you can go out on the town with your sexy stylish new look. But remember if anyone asks where you got your look from remember to mention your …

Gone with the Wind: Valentine’s Day Edition

Do you want to feel like the girl who falls in love in the movies? Well this Valentine’s Day we have a look that is sure to please any hopeless romantic. If you’re not afraid to put a modern twist on a classic girly outfit then follow these steps. First, start off your piece by adding square multi-jeweled studs for a bit of sparkle. Throw on a striped black and white crop shirt. This serves as a great base for an outfit that consists of bold and colorful pieces. Pair your top with a powder pink glossy skirt. Its flowy and mid-length bottom will make you feel as if you’ve stepped out of a scene from Gone With the Wind. Finally, pull the look altogether by adding a sleek pointed toe pump with an ankle strap! Now you look like you’ve walked straight out of a romance film!  As always we hope we have inspired you to mix up a classic fairytale look and make it your own. And if someone asks where you got it from, make …