Did you hear about the DREAM BIG Curvy Girl Fashion & Beauty Conference?

Hey girl, hey! Did you know I’ll be speaking this Saturday at the Midwest’s very first DREAM BIG: CurvyGirl Fashion & Beauty Conference? I am THRILLED to team up with Alysse of Ready To Stare, Amber of Style Plus Curves, Natalie of Natalie In The City, Sierra of Eclectic Kurves, and Marcy of Fearlessly Just…

Favorite Five Skincare Products

5 A.M.: After waking up, I wash my face using Early To Rise by Kiss My Face. This is a brand whose ingredients are all cultivated naturally, so it’s organic and cruelty free. Then I apply Dr. Carvers’s Repair Serum from the Dollar Shave Club to my face and neck and add a layer of Neutrogena’s…

Ulta Beauty $50 Gift Card Giveaway

THIS GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED. Katie of Katie+Beauty was the winner. The list of things to do this holiday season just keeps on growing. So take a minute and treat yourself to a chance to win a $50 Ulta gift card. All you have to do is click here to subscribe to my email list and…

Secrets of a Stylist: How To Survive Horrible Hair Days

Are bad hair days catching you by surprise or even worse they keep happening when you have a big event to attend? That is exactly why you should always have not one, but two bad hair day plans. The quickest and effortless way to recover is to simply, yet stylishly cover your hair with a hat,…

Behind The Scenes of A Better Day With Julie

Good morning everyone; I missed you all so much this past weekend! Let’s catch up. Recently, I was invited to be on A Better Day With Julie as a guest stylist and expert in frugal full figure fashion. I graciously accepted her invitation and challenge to find not one, but two complete holiday looks for less than…

Wonder Woman:Toby

Happy Friday Friends! I’m so excited about this week’s wonder woman! If you missed what this series is all about click here for an update. IMAGE BY:SATURN TWINS With out further ado, I give you our Wonder Woman of the week, Toby! She’s the beautiful blogger behind Posh & Spicy. She delivers a refreshing take…

Wonder Woman:Annie B.

Happy Friday Fashionista’s! I’m so excited about this week’s wonder woman! If you missed what this series is all about click here for an update. IMAGE BY:SATURN TWINS   Without further ado, I give you our wonder woman of the week, Annie B. She’s the makeup guru behind the blog, Annie’s Beauty! So many turn to…

Ipsy Bag #2

Good morning my beauty & style enthusiast’s. Have you received your October Glam Bag? I did, and I was in love with the bag before I even discovered the contents. What can I say?…I’m a sucker for gold! Overall, I give this months bag 3.5 out 5 stars. If you’re in the market for a non transferable…

Blogiversary

I’m a “but first coffee kind of girl” and I found myself in desperate need of a business card to hand every barista when they want to chat about my outfit, hair or accessories. I decided Windy City Wardrobe could be my solution, and to my surprise no one owned the domain name. It was…

Trendy Tuesday

  Nothing is more trendy than a pop up shop! Last weekend Birchbox took a road trip Chicago and they brought the Empire cast with them. They were in town for three whole days on Michigan Avenue. There was a long line for BYOB Birchboxes and manicures. The plan is to open two more stores…

Wish List Wednesday

Happy Hump Day Fellow Fashionista’s!   I know we want it all, but let’s be realistic. Frugal shopping is easier on the wallet and so much more rewarding. Each time I catch a deal it just makes my day! So I regularly add items to my wish list and purchase as I have available funds….

Trendy Tuesday

Florals are so on trend right now which means…OPTIONS, OPTIONS, OPTIONS! It’s a fashionista’s dream. Every online store and local boutique is stocked full of floral prints that are on sale because the summer season will soon come to an end. But for now the sun is shinning bright and the flowers are in full bloom….