Maria Land

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Trend Alert! Hot Winter Wedding Colors

The hottest trend for winter wedding colors right now are greens and whites with accents of dusty pastels! Go back to basics and look to natural …

Hair FAQs Answered!

Your stylist gives you one set of instructions to care for your hair, product lines give you a totally different story and your mother swears by her …

Three Ways to Smooth, De-Puff, and Brighten Eyes

We’ve all suffered from dark circles and dull, puffy skin under the eyes at one point or another. For some of us, it’s a hereditary fact of life. For …

How to Get Sexy Smoky Eyes

5 Makeup Brushes That Make Application Easier

Makeup is moot without proper brushes, which is why excitement is brewing over the August grand opening of Morphé Makeup Brushes’ inaugural store in …

New workout to shape your core: SHIFT

For many years, Los Angeles trainer Dana Perri has been on my radar. I used to take her classes at boutique gyms across the city. No matter where she …

Three Moves to Firm and Lift Your Booty! Bosu Routine Part 3

These three moves are great for toning and shaping the booty! My absolute fave! For these, you need two pieces of equipment: a resistance band with …

Pencil It In: Three Brow Pencils Worth Trying

I blame Lily Collins. Today, my boyfriend suggested I try bold brows like those on the <i>Mortal Instruments</i> actress—which I like, too—so I picked up a brow pencil instead of my usual Laura Mercier Brow Powder Duo. This took more courage than I'd like to admit.<p>I carefully drew thin dashes along the …

An Abs Challenge As Easy as ABC and 1-2-3

Throw a little fun into your workout! These moves are best tackled with a friend because they're silly—but also effective. This routine is all about …

Exercise

Are You Applying Makeup in the Right Order?

There is a natural order to accomplishing most anything in life: Lather, rinse, repeat. Love, marriage, baby in a carriage. High school, college, job …

Do You Really Need Heat Protectant?

Even if your strands are seemingly healthy, your styling go-to tools—flat irons and dryers—can zap it of moisture in minutes and make it look frizzy, …

Hair Care

9 Must-Have Products for Super Straight Hair

1/9<p>This straightening product harnesses the power of Living Proof’s patented molecule, OFPMA, to repel humidity, dirt and oil and prevent breakage. …

Hair Care

How To Peel Your Way To Flawless Skin

There's no better way to perk up dull skin than with a chemical peel. A beauty staple since the days of Cleopatra (who was said to bathe in spoiled …

Skin Care

3 New Hyaluronic Acid Beauty Products

Hyaluronic acid is a magic moisturizing ingredient that can be found in many beauty products--from lotions to lipsticks and balms. It's found …

Skin Care

Flashback: How-To: Make a Custom Pair of Tap Pants

<b>By Haley Pierson-Cox</b><p>For me, summer in NYC means two things: 1) I will eventually wear a light skirt into the subway when my hands are full, and 2) on that day, when I step onto the stairs of the station, a gust of wind will come barreling up from below, lifting my skirt and showing my backside to …

Sewing

How to Calculate Wearing Ease For a Better Fitting Plus Size Pattern

Yes, knowing how to calculate the wearing ease for a better fitting plus size pattern is necessary. Why, you ask? Because pattern companies put extra …

Sewing

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Industrial Chic Inspiration | Best Wedding Blog

We are completely into black and white these days, particularly if the look involves great patterns! Today’s shoot features a gilded tabletop that we …

Weddings

What a stunning Anna Campbell #weddingdress - Happy Saturday to all!!! Find more pretty numbers from this collection, here: http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2013/12/anna-campbell-2103-gossamer-collection.html

There isn’t a single detail we don’t love in this purple New Orleans destination #wedding from B. Flint Photography http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2013/12/purple-pretty-destination-wedding-in.html

Currently trending on the blog: 25 Stunning Wedding Centerpieces http://www.bellethemagazine.com/2011/12/25-stunning-centerpieces.html Jen Lauren Grant Photography, floral design: three beans & co.

10 Tips For The DIY Bride (and Groom)

Raphael and I spent a month looking for the right venue; we wanted a quasi-industrial warehouse wedding. But despite all of the red brick in St. Louis, we couldn't find what we wanted. That's when, in a fit of genius, we decided to celebrate on the land where I grew up -- a centennial farm in …