Archives for January 2012

A File Box Helps Wrangle Those Papers

Unfortunately, no matter how many bills I opt out of, there's still a slew of papers to wrangle daily, that's why a file box has become a must-have item in my book. Several years ago, I decided to try a file box. (If you don't know what I'm talking about, a file box is a really small version of a file cabinet that can be kept on a table top.) File boxes can be used for many different file types. … [Read more...]

Givenchy Ends My Perfect Nude Lip Gloss Search

For as long as I can remember I had been looking for the perfect nude lip gloss. It's interesting to me that so many of us are looking for that perfect nude lip color. I'm a make-up junkie, and yet I couldn't find the perfect nude lip color. It seemed to be an elusive task, until I got the Givenchy Gloss Interdit in Impertinent Nude. I was given the Givenchy Impertinent nude lip gloss as a … [Read more...]

Jeans and Pointy Toe Heels: Fashion Friday

To me one of the most classic sophisticated styles is jeans (mostly skinny jeans), with a pair of pointy toe heels. It exudes a sense of ease while being sophisticated. While the jeans and pointy toe heel look has been around for a long time, there always will be a new modern version. To take this look on trend just make those pointy toe heels the focal point of your outfit. With great jewelry … [Read more...]

Storage Bins That Are Pretty Too

It is always my thinking that organizing is so much easier when you use pretty storage bins. I call this bringing in the pretty. I get asked a lot for storage solutions when things become so overwhelming. My first response is to get storage containers that will be more likely to be used long term by bringing in the pretty. When organizing is not one of your favorite things to do, makes storing … [Read more...]

Purple Eyeliner Has Met Its Match

In the last 2 years we've seen purple eyeliner as one of the bright pop eye colors of the season. It is a great color to accentuate your eyes without being over the top. I like to pair my purple eyeliners with a very light purple eye shadow. It can temper down a bright purple eyeliner, and it softens the look. Here are some great examples of purple eyeliner: Almay intense i-color eyeliner … [Read more...]

Work Shoe Style: Fashion Friday

I've been working in the corporate world for the last 17 years. I have a very distinct work style when it comes to my clothes and shoes My work look is inspired by classic lines. I've always worked where the dress is/was business casual. I've redefined it over the years, but there has always been the classic pump. Every year I would buy a new pump. It would have the classic feel with a twist. … [Read more...]

Braun Ion Brush

The Braun Ion Brush truly makes hair soft and shiny while controlling the frizz. It's hard to believe a hair brush could actually do all of that, but it in fact does. It's hard for me to ever believe any hair tool can actually live up to its claim. The Braun Ion Brush actually does exactly as it claims to do. It gets my frizzy hair shiny and smooth. The brush releases ions that automatically … [Read more...]

Notebooks by Crown Bindery

My whole life, I loved pretty organization supplies. It am still in love with pretty organization supplies. I have found the prettiest 3 ring binder from Crown Binder.The concept is sheer genius. When I began Fashionably Organized the whole premise was to focus on pretty things that organize. As all things do, it has become more, but I'll never stop sharing my pretty organizational supplies. I've … [Read more...]

I Am A Lipstick Queen

When I saw the name of this lip gloss on the side of the tube, I knew it was made for me. I mean who doesn't want to try a lip gloss with the name Lipstick Queen? It gets better...the lip gloss is called Big Bang. Sold! I'm glad I decided to try it, because it is an awesome non-goopy (yes that's the technical term) lip gloss that I love wearing. I have the Cosmos color, and it is my current … [Read more...]

Red Jeans 3 Ways: Fashion Friday

This season it's all about the colored jeans. I've been dying to get a pair of red jeans, because they are just as versatile as blue jeans, with a little flair. Versatility is defined 2 ways simultaneously: the ability to go with any color palette and the ability to be dressed up and dressed down. Red jeans have the ability to do both seamlessly. Red jeans with a light neutral … [Read more...]

Batiste Dry Shampoo Smells Great

I have a new love affair with dry shampoo, and Batiste takes it up a notch, by adding great scents to their formulas. In the last 9 months I have tried many dry shampoos, and time and time again the budget versions win hands down. Batiste is another great dry shampoo in the under $5 price point. Dare I say this may be my new favorite dry shampoo? Yes, it has fast become my go-to dry shampoo. It … [Read more...]

Savvy About My Shopping

Shopping with Savvy makes me feel like I really am getting more bang for my buck. Eyeona (as in I have my eye on a...) is a website and app that keeps track of both the items you want at a lower price, and the items you've already purchased. They have both an Android and iPhone app. I can't tell you how many times I've walked into a store, where out of the corner of my eye I see this amazing … [Read more...]

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